56th best birthday gifts
Looking for 56th best birthday gifts?
Sublimewinecellar.com offers you wines from different vintages. We have wines in our range from the year 1910 to the present day.
You have come to the right place to score a fantastic gift for the birthday boy.
Old wines are becoming scarce and are unique, because there are fewer and fewer old bottles in circulation.
Make your gift personal by pouring a wine from his / her:
Year of birth
Date of commencement
12.5 year marriage
married for 25 years
50 years married
Unfortunately, no one can give you an answer to the question whether a wine is still drinkable.
Depends on various factors. Wine Region – vintage, and how the wine has been preserved all those years.
The wines that we offer have always been located in a wine cellar, so under the right circumstances.
Red wines have a longer shelf life than white wines and systematically the quality of wines goes back around 20-25 years.
The wines you buy at the grocery store, are certainly not “keep wines”. Please drink them in 4-5 years. But there are also real store wines. The older the wine, the better. Certainly don’t want to say that all old wines are mature. No one can guarantee you. Depends on a number of factors: vintage year, how is the wine preserved all these years.
Depending on the original color intensity of the young wine, the color of an old wine range from orange brown to reddish brown. On the other hand, white wines are gaining in color with age and leaning toward gold, golden brown or amber coloured. At red wines slowly changes color from purple to roof tile red, with an orange twist.
Birth year wines
Birth year wines are beautiful gifts, or a wine from a year what is important for him or her.
Old wines are nowadays also as an investment. They are also becoming increasingly rare. The less on the market the higher the price.
Old bottle of wine is also a great decoration in your living room.
Should you decide to uncork the wine, however, consider the following:
Leave the bottle to rest, 2 weeks, upright. (sediment drops)
Take a good corkscrew/waiter’s knife (Cork is porous)
Make sure there is not too much oxygen at your open made wine, affects the taste.
Some older wines can still be drunk, but to find out there is only one way: to uncork the bottle.
If you decide to uncork an old bottle of wine, we have the following advice for you:
Never store the wine in a refrigerator, preferably a wine cellar or climate cabinet.
Let the bottle stand for 2 weeks before use.
Capsule is very fragile and crumbles quickly. Use a good corkscrew.
Vintage wine is not considered as a product to be tasted, but as an emotion, think of memories of a past. It is primarily a collector’s work, with high antique value.