Thirst For A Cause – Oklahoma’s Wine Tasting Event of the Year!

The Traveling Winers

August 20, 2017

Thirst for a Cause was an astounding success! This charity event hosted by Thirst Wine Merchants and the Oklahoma Hospitality Foundation in support of Oklahoma restaurant employees’ urgent medical expenses entertained Oklahoma wine lovers last Wednesday evening, August 16th. Tickets were $75 in advance or $89 at the door. More than 40 ...

Miki’s Cool Wine Gadgets: “The One” Wine Glasses!

Miki "This is The Life" Winer

March 15, 2017

This month... it's The One wine glass from Andrea Robinson! Our last trip to California brought about a very special event for Tom Joe and I. It was our wine-world "brush with fame"! We had the opportunity to meet Andrea Robinson, one of only eighteen women in the world to hold the title of Master Sommelier! Andrea has many other accolades in ...

Miki’s Cool Wine Gadgets: VinEdge Wine Preserver!

Miki "This is The Life" Winer

March 10, 2017

This month... it's the VinEdge Wine Preserver! The bottom two shelves of our wine refrigerator are reserved for the "special" bottles. You know the ones; the ones that you bought at a nice, pretty penny, or the ones that hold a special place in your memory banks. These are the bottles that you just want to savor, to take your time and enjoy every ...

Miki’s Cool Wine Gadgets: Aervana Electric Wine Aerator!

Miki "This is The Life" Winer

February 22, 2017

This month... it's the Aervana Electric Wine Aerator! Ok, you guys....this one is fun! It is kinda one of those products that come to mind when you ask the question "Oh gosh! What gift do I get for the person that already has everything?!" Well, if that person is into wine, might we suggest the Aervana. Ok, truth be told, I personally couldn't ...

Miki’s Cool Wine Gadgets: Il Mulino Shatterproof Wine Glasses!

by Miki "This is the Life" Winer

June 8, 2016

This month... it's the Il Mulino Shatterproof Wine Glasses! Ah....summertime. I just love it! I wait all year for this season that includes swimming, sun and chilled wine by the pool. But, of course, if you have a pool, you understand the importance of shatterproof anything...especially wine glasses.   These wine glasses from Il Mulino ...

Miki’s Cool Wine Gadgets: A Gadget For Your Soul

by Miki "This is the Life" Winer

April 13, 2016

This month... it's Taste Vacations! Once again, I am changing it up. This month, instead of a "physical" wine gadget, I would like to introduce you to a product that will make the wine-lover's heart soar!   Introducing...Taste Vacations Taste Vacations is a wine tourism company that is run by Zephyr Adventures. Now, I haven't yet gone ...

Miki’s Cool Wine Gadgets: The Personal Spit Cup !

by Miki "This is the Life" Winer

March 16, 2016

This month... it's your own personal Spit Cup! Have you ever been to a winery, had a mouthful of wine, looked around for the spit bucket, picked it up and go to spit.....and looked down into it? DON'T LOOK DOWN! ......Too late. You've already made eye-to-eye with the rose-colored liquid that is made up of many strangers' spit. 😳 So disgusting! ...

Miki’s Cool Wine Gadgets: The DropStop!

by Miki "This is the Life" Winer

February 19, 2016

This month... it's the DropStop Wine Pour Spout!   Sometimes the smallest, most simple things make the biggest difference. And such is the case with this cool little wine gadget called The DropStop. Pretty self-explanatory by the name, this little gem is inexpensive yet extremely functional when it comes to not making a mess with wine ...

Miki’s Cool Wine Gadgets: A Gadget For Your Mind

by Miki "This is the Life" Winer

January 27, 2016

This month... it's the Wine Tourist Magazine! So, I know that I typically introduce you to a new "physical" wine gadget, but this month I am going to stray just a bit. This gadget isn't something "physical" that you can use with your wine, but instead is something intangible that you can use to expand your knowledge of wine and the world ...

Miki’s Cool Wine Gadgets: Danby Wine Refrigerator!

by Admin

November 9, 2015

This month... it's the Danby Wine Refrigerator! Do you have more bottles than you do storage space? Would you like to show off your wine collection and keep it in proper storage conditions as you do so? If so, I have a recommendation to help you do just that! The Danby Wine Refrigerator. We've had ours for a year now and we LOVE it! Watch the ...

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