How to Love Your Mornings After

Posted on 12 August, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

love your mornings after

Have you ever had just a few glasses of wine and then could not wake up the other morning or felt rather ill? 

This article discusses natural wines and how to get healthier wine on a budget.

Many of our customers were recommended to switch to organic, biodynamic or sulphite free wines. Most of them took this advice from food related magazines, nutritionists or newspapers. They all agree that sulphites and other allergens cause headaches and ill effects. So, it does not matter if you are already sensitive to sulphites or not, with natural wines are you going to get a cleaner, purer and an honest expressive product that is healthier for you.  

So what's important to know?

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Save your time and spend it generously

Posted on 09 August, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

slowest animal in the world for wine and time article

Time is precious, don’t you think?

It is definitely a very valuable asset to say the least. We have lots of time, it is true. Yet do we really pay attention to things that matter?

We can claim back some additional time reserves by trusting professionals. My friends save time by getting help to do their cleaning, ironing and gardening. They can spend their precious little time watching their children grow up, enjoy time with friends and focus on the things that matter the most in life.

Let's talk about your wine decisions.

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How a wine drinker eats healthily?

Posted on 29 July, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

wine and health: health benefits of organic wine

There is an on-going debate that we are bombarded with lots of adverts, however there are many facts, tips and information that can be lost in translation. My personal feeling is that it can become overwhelming and we decide to stay away from it by simply not noticing much. That’s how our attention span becomes shorter and shorter.

As a wine drinker, I am concerned about staying very healthy. My friend once told me that it is not in the gym we become healthier, but in our homes. Nutrition is increasingly important. We all know life situations cannot be resolved by overeating or binge drinking, so it could be worth looking beyond our bodies and treating ourselves better.

This article aims to combine science behind nutrition and wine drinking with some practical tips that you can use right now. I invite everyone to share your own thoughts, as I am sure you’ve got your personal ticks. Together we can make our lives just ever so slightly better.

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Sulphite Free Diet: sulphites, sulfites or sulphur dioxide in food

Posted on 05 June, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 1 comment

sulphite free diet: sulphites, sulfites, sulphur dioxide in food

Many foods can trigger allergic reaction because of high sulphites content. Let's explore sulphites in food, what to avoid and replace, this will become our sulphite free diet.

Sulphites, sulfites or sulphur dioxide in food can trigger the same symptoms as with conventional wines - breathing problems, headaches, rash, itching, and much more severe if you are suffering from asthma.

Wine allergy and alcohol intolerance go hand in hand with food allergies. If you know that sulphites are triggering allergic reaction, there is no better way how to deal with it rather than to start avoiding foods and drinks that contain sulphites

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Healthy snacks and organic wine: 20 recipes and wine pairings

Posted on 25 May, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

healthy snacks and organic wine

Wine is definitely a drink to consume with food. Most of us pour a glass with our evening meals. These days we are too busy, too tired, too stressed or simply don’t have time to cook a simple meal.

Isn’t it strange that we strive for a better living and work really hard for that, but we pay for it with our health?

What about mastering an art of healthy snacks? Here are 20 healthy snacks ideas & organic wine pairing suggestions.

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Patron Saints of Wine

Posted on 01 May, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

patron saints of wine - by Love My Vouchers and Organic Wine Club

Our friends at Love My Vouchers have kindly researched who are most well known Patron Saints of Wine. Wine has been produced since 7th century BC and archaeologists have found ancient amphoras in Georgia to prove that statement. It is not surprising that Spanish, German, French, Bulgarian and Greek cultures feature Saint Patrons of Wine very prominently. Here is a bit more information on a few of them.

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Is natural wine as close to Paleo diet as alcohol can be?

Posted on 29 April, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

Paleo diet and Natural wine: paleo recipes and caveman diet wine recommendations

We are all on the quest for a healthier and happier lifestyle by eating healthy food, relaxing with friends and family and sometimes making hard choices about our nutrition. There are some really strenuous diets around. Paleo is a bit different as it is forming longer term habits and doesn't restrict your food choices much. There is definitely not any calorie counting involved. So what about wine? In this article we look into paleo diet more closely, outline what is so special about this 'caveman diet', see how wine fits into this and suggest a few paleo recipes.

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