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Best Wine Preservation Systems

Most people have a challenge of enjoying and drinking their wine before it goes bad. The ancient Greeks used to add preservatives like honey and resin to prevent the fermentation of wine. Manufacturers have now come up with innovative ways of storing and preserving wine. Wine preservation systems are the best accessories for serving and preserving wine.

Some of these systems work by extracting oxygen from the wine bottle, while others work by sucking or adding a special gas to the wine bottle after opening it. Outlined here below are the best wine preservation systems that you can find in the market today:

The Coravin Model

Coravin is one of the best wine preservation systems in the current market. It is known for its great reputation and design. It addition to this, it comes with a quality wine opener that allows the user to serve wine without uncorking his bottle.

It works by spraying a layer of argon gas on top of the wine. This is the layer that makes this system effective in preserving wine by keeping oxygen out. This system is mainly used by wine enthusiasts and high-end restaurants to presser the wine tats and quality over time. Therefore, you can use this unit to keep your wine fresh and preserve its taste for several months or weeks.

ZOS Halo Wine Preservation System

This system is effective in extracting oxygen from the wine bottle. It comes with a special cartridge that completely seals the wine bottle after opening it. This preserver has a capacity to preserve up to fifteen bottles, making it an ideal option for high-end restaurants. Furthermore, it comes with a cartilage tester that can help you in finding out if the cartilage is still good after finding your wine bottle.

You should put your cartilage in the tester for about 20 seconds and then observe the color of the light produced. A green light indicates that the cartilage is still good. You should discard your cartridge and use a new one for the next wine bottle if the color of the light produced is red.

Aervana Original

The Aervana Original is a luxurious wine aerator or wine dispenser. It has a sophisticated look, but it is highly effective in preserving wine. You can use it to preserve the freshness and taste of your wine. In addition to preserving wine, this system can boost the quality, flavor, or taste of your wine after opening your wine bottle. This preserver is designed for stronger whites like white Bordeaux, Burgundies, and red wines. Its complete package includes a manual, two tubes, and batteries. It is also easy to clean and use.…

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Tips To Taking Care Of Silver Cuffs

Silver is a versatile metal with a soft luster that makes for absolutely beautiful jewelry. It is very unfortunate that Silver is very fragile compared to the much more commonly used metals and it can quickly develop tarnish, stains, or scratches. It can also be a bit intimidating to try to clean silver pieces as compared to other metals because they are so delicate. However, you do not have to be a professional necessarily or use expensive tools to clean your silver yourself. Here are some of the tips that can help;

Be Very Careful When Cleaning

cuffsClean your cuffs with a soft 100% cotton nub free cloth or flannel cloth and gently rub off any excess dirt. Keep in mind that silver is a soft metal and you can scratch it if you are not careful so do not rub it too briskly. Never use anything but a clean 100% cotton or a special silver cleaning cloth or a very soft bristle brush lie a baby’s toothbrush or a horsehair silver brush. The dirt particles that are left from the previous cleaning may contribute to scratching the surface too.
It is recommended that you do not use silver dips for removing oxidation from your cuffs as it will leave microscopic pits causing it to darken faster. Instead, focus on preventative care by storing your jewelry in a closed box or plastic bag as silver will tarnish when exposed to air.

Wear Them Appropriately

The silver cuffs don’t have clasps to hold them in place, but they have an opening in one end so while wearing it, one can easily slip into their wrists. Try to avoid slipping them over the hands. Try to keep the ends as close as possible because this size of the cuff will enlarge if you slip it over your hand repeatedly. The metal will also remain intact and will not be weakened by the constant back and forth bend of the metals.

Store Appropriately

Whenever you are not using the silver cuffs store them in a proper place. If it is stocontainerred in a highly humid place, then it will start tarnishing. Even keeping them in the open air is also not a good option. So try as much as you can to keep the cuffs in a jewelry box or a scratch proof box. If using a tight container or a bag, then there is a very good option for the cuffs.…