Red wine is undeniably beautiful and sophisticated; its crimson color swirling in a long-stemmed wine glass. Most of us have tried a sip or two throughout our years and either found it either wonderful or dry and bitter. Red wine is an acquired taste like most strong flavored alcohol but if chosen correctly and served properly, can be a wonderful drink to sip on and enjoy with friends. Did you know there are actual health benefits to drinking red wine? Delicious, relaxing and healthy!
Benefits to Drinking Red Wine:
- Antioxidants: Red Wine is chalked full of polyphenols which are the protection your blood vessels need from cholesterol build up.
- Sleep aid: Most alcohol helps people get to sleep but can result own poor quality throughout the night but the grapes used to make red wine contain a high level of melatonin. Melatonin is a chemical secreted in our brain when it gets dark telling our bodies its time to wind down. Wines made from Croatia or Nebbiolo grapes have the highest melatonin content.
- Slow down the aging process: The antioxidants come back into play! They fight the free radicals in our body that cause skin to lose its elasticity. We also know that red wine contains resveratrol, which in found in most anti-aging creams.
- Enhance your Brain: Red wine has been shown to decrease the formation of beta-amyloid protein which is the basis of the plaque found in the brains of people with Alzheimers.
If you’re a first-time red wine drinker come into Reggis Liquor and let us help you choose one that fits your palate. Our experienced staff can help you navigate our large wine selection. We are a family owned and operated beer, wine, and liquor store. We’ve been in this industry for 10 plus years now. We own and have owned several convenient stores and liquor stores across the DFW area. We are proud to say that we hold all of our stores to the highest of standards. We serve the Fort Worth, Dallas, Grand Prairie, Bedford, Euless, and Arlington. Click here for our location and contact. Happy sipping!