How to Hold a Wineglass

Wine is delicate, and heat from your hands can radiate through a glass and change flavor, aroma, and texture. Our favorite wine guy, Matt Skinner, demonstrates the proper way to hold a wineglass to keep the heat away. He also demonstrates proper digit placement if you’ve gone stemless. To learn more from Matt, check out his new book, Heard It Through the Grapevine.

CHOW Tips are the shared wisdom of our community. If you’ve figured out some piece of food, drink, or cooking wisdom that you’d like to share on video (and you can be in San Francisco), email Meredith Arthur and tell us what you’ve got in mind.

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