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Wine Hack: How to Aerate Wine with a Milk Frother

Aerating red wine can help open it up to its fullest potential by allowing oxygen to spread throughout. You can aerate a young, tight, tannic wine to allow it to express itself more fully without having to age. But sometimes an aerator just isn’t handy or maybe you’ve yet to purchase one. If you’re a coffee aficionado you may actually own an aerator without realizing it! The same milk frother that you use for cappuccinos can make a brilliant red wine aerator. Just let the bubbles subside a bit before drinking!

Josh demonstrates in this quick video. Try it at home and let us know how it goes!

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  1. Heather Allen

    January 17, 2020 - 10:14 am

    Very cool tip! Thanks for sending this out! Fun to watch! Makes me want to pour a glass and try that out right now.

  2. Alan Brown

    January 9, 2021 - 5:06 pm

    Wow! I tried it and love the results.

  3. MATT N

    January 25, 2021 - 11:18 am

    Totally ripped its heart out …. not a fan !!! But not saying its not good for anyone else …CARRY ON

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