Wine Cellar Design Meets Modern Style and Falls in Love
Modern wine cellar design was apparently on the minds of the judges when CNN recently named the best wineries and vineyards for 2019. “Forget crumbling chateaux in the French countryside. For the ultimate vineyard vacation, try a Bond villain-style lair in the...
Wine Cellar History: Stay Cool & Exalt Wine Cellar Design
Man probably has been cellaring wine since the first vintner placed his skin of grape juice in a cool cave for storage. But the first record of wine storage for enhanced flavors was from the ancient Greeks, who stored wine in amphorae in cool caves and valued aged...
Wine Cellar Design Is Fun, Insuring Your Collection a Must
Wine Cellar Design Is Fun, Insuring Your Collection a Must Wine cellar design is one of the most pleasurable parts of enhancing your passion for fine wine, and so is discovering and exploring the world’s wine regions through research, tastings, and even travel—and...
Hartford Magazine Features Summit Wine Cellars Project
The June issue of Hartford Magazine features a story about a Summit Wine Cellars project in Avon, Conn., where Summit owner/designer Fred Tregaskis evolved a basement wine storage room into a true wine cellar where form and function are perfectly balanced. “It’s a...
New Wine Cellar in Weston, CT
Blends Drama and Fun with Functionality Fred Tregaskis of Summit Wine Cellars has been designing and creating wine cellars for fine homes, restaurants, hotels and wineries throughout the world for 25 years, and one recent residential project for an inspired client in...
Wine Cellar Inventory
Owning a wine cellar is the basis of great enjoyment, but there are pitfalls if one loses control of their inventory. A poor wine inventory will lead to a waste of wine as much as poor storage conditions. Opening a wine way too young or past its prime are mistakes we...
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