We’ve got a widget for your blog

11 Nov

Love Corkbin? How about showing off what you’ve uncorked directly on your blog? We’ve created a widget for you to add to your blog. Activating your widget is easy. Simply follow the guided instruction on this page and your personal widget code will be emailed to you.


The widget comes in 2 sizes to accommodate most blogs: 160 x 300 & 250 x 300. The size is automatically set based on the column of the sidebar the widget is placed in. So, give it a whirl and let us know what you think. We hope you like it!

Wine Bottle Chandelier

7 Nov

We spotted this cool chandelier while attending the European Wine Bloggers Conference closing reception at Österreicher im MAK.

Have you seen other great home furnishing made out of wine bottles?

Anatomy of a wine label

6 Nov

With hundreds of thousands of wines out there, the wine label makes the first impression on the consumers. It tells us information such as who made the wine, where the grapes came from, what year the wine was made, and so on. Ever been curious as to how to read the information on wine labels? About.com put together a nice guide on doing just that. Here’s a quick look at some common labels that you’ll find in the wine store. You can read the explanation in detail on about.com.

(photo courtesy of about.com)