Researchers at Reading University in the UK have been feeding Champagne to some very lucky lab rats. They have discovered that the equivalent of three glasses of Champagne a week seems to boost the rats’ memories, and may even slow down or ward off dementia and Alzheimer’s.
So far they’ve only conducted lab tests, but they are planning to start human trials soon.
According to the article, they think it’s the phenolic acid found in red grape skins that is causing this beneficial side effect. Continue reading →
. Now that summer is here in all its glory, we’re all looking for ways to stay cool. For home winemakers and brewers, that means chilling our homemade wines and beers to enjoy with dinner and by the pool.A cold homemade beverage shared at a barbecue or picnic tastes great in the heat, but condensation can ruin your label. If you printed your wine label at home, it could streak and run when damp, creating an unsightly mess.
Water Resistant Custom Wine Labels
But it doesn’t have to be this way. You can avoid streaks and smears and always have beautiful bottles with water resistant custom wine labels. All personalized wine labels you order from Noontime Labels are water resistant. They won’t smear or run going when you grab one from the refrigerator or cooler. Continue reading →
Introducing our Custom Wine Label of the Week: Blue Wave!This classy label is designed to showcase your own photo. You can upload your own image, giving you the opportunity to have a truly custom label. This one-of-a-kind, personalized label is perfect for many different occasions:
• Wedding or Engagement Wine Labels – Use a photo of the happy couple in order to create personalized labels to celebrate your engagement or wedding. A bottle of homemade wine sporting a custom wine label makes a great party favor, too. Continue reading →
You never know where home winemaking is going to pop up…
We loan money through Kiva.org. If you haven’t heard of it before, Kiva.org is a nonprofit that helps people overcome poverty by loaning money. Loans are made in increments of $25, and they help people build businesses, provide education for their children, and create better homes for their families.
Since Kiva.org provides loans and not charity, empowering recipients to lift themselves out of poverty. And the lender is eventually repaid, so they can re-lend the money, helping another person. It’s a wonderful cycle of a small investment with the potential to make a big difference in the world. Continue reading →
. Introducing Flapper Wines, one of the newest custom wine labels in the Noontime Labels gallery! (Note, this design is temporarily unavailable on our website. Please contact us if you’d like to order the Flapper Custom Wine Label.
Flapper Wines gives a nod to the Roaring Twenties and the days of Prohibition and speakeasies. This Art Deco inspired label is sophisticated and fun. This is the perfect personalized label to adorn your homemade wines at your next cocktail party or intimate dinner party.
This label is 3.3 inches by 4 inches, and is perfect for nearly any wine bottle. The pressure sensitive adhesive allows you to easily peel and stick them on your bottles. And with the removable adhesive, you can take them off easily, as well. Continue reading →
As a home winemaker, you put a lot of yourself into each wine that you make. So when it’s time to choose a gift for someone special, a bottle of homemade wine – with personalized wine labels – makes a great gift to give to a family member or friend.
How much effort do you put into the presentation of your gift? Do you take time to create a special label for each bottle of wine that you give away, or do you simply use a sticker to mark the varietal and year? Continue reading →