Wooden Wine Glass Rack: Keeping Your Glasses Handy
Whether you are an established wine connoisseur or just getting started, you have or will have quite a collection of wine glasses in due time. Usually, most wine collectors start out with a nice set, then start accruing more as gifts, and if you live near or visit an area with a lot of winery tasting rooms, you’ll find that many give away a free wine glass with a tasting, complete with the winery’s logo. A collection of wine glasses with various logos showing where you’ve been and what you’ve tried, so inevitable you’re going to want to get a wooden wine glass rack to show off your collection.
So why wood? Why does the rack need to be made out of wood? Well, first and most obvious, wood just looks better. It’s a classic, classy look that everyone enjoys. Next, there is the fact that wine glasses are made from very thin glass and are very fragile. You need to take every precaution when storing them and cleaning them. If your wine glasses clack together or up against a metal rack, they will very likely crack or even break. Wine glasses are a somewhat expensive investment, so you want to take good care of them.
So what sort of wooden wine glass rack is best for you? The come in a few types, so the first things you need to do is look around your kitchen or bar area and ascertain what sort of room you have and what appeals to you. An undercabinet wooden wine glass rack is a great option if you don’t have a lot of room. These racks are similar to what you might see in a bar or pub, but on a much smaller scale.
Another great option is to have your wooden wine glass rack mounted in the wall. This sort of rack is another space saver and is very eye-catching. These racks essentially look like a peg boards with one row of very long pegs made to hold your stemware.
The third option for your wooden wine glass rack is to go with one that is built into a wine rack or cabinet. Many wine racks or cabinet come with a wine glass rack built-in, allowing you to keep all your wine accoutrements in one place. These often come with small drawers to hold corkscrews and the like as well. They tend to be a bit pricier than just the wine glass rack, but if you need somewhere to store your bottles it may be a good idea.
Even if you’re just getting started in wine, you’re going to need a wooden wine glass rack soon enough. It’s a great way to display your collection and let everyone know about your wine hobby. Once you figure out what your needs and tastes are, you can find a glass rack that appeals to you. Even if you can’t find one that speaks to you, you can easily get one custom made just for you!