Monday, August 10, 2009

What's Hiding in Your Wine?

I had a breakthrough in my wine investigations recently, and that came with the realization of what is really hiding in our wine glasses: casein, albumen, isinglass and gelatin. All of these icky ingredients are commonly used to fine or clarify wine before it is racked.

Fortunately there is a wonderful site called which has helped me to discover many wonderful casein-free "vegan" wines that I can enjoy with lessened repercussions.

Click here for my article about how casein makes it into your wine glass and how to avoid it.