Health Benefits of wine 

29 September 2016 

 

We know that many of us are looking for more reasons to have that extra glass of wine after dinner. We compiled a few health benefits with the help of Health.com and Food & Wine.com to make sure you're living the healthiest life with our wines aiding you along the way.  

Bone Health - Wine has been found to boost estrogen levels, which helps aid in the amount of bone mass. By slowing down the calcium loss of old bones 

Prevent Blood-sugar trouble - Studies have shown that women who drink up to 2 glasses of wine a day are 40% less likely to develop type 2 diabetes. This lowers this risks of having a stroke.  

The scale - Wine connoisseurs (people who love wine as much as we do) generally have smaller waists and less abdominal fat than liquor drinkers. Alcohol is found to burn extra calories for 90 minutes after you enjoy that extra glass of wine.  

Live Longer - There is a 34% lower mortality rate between wine connoisseurs and liquor lovers. We enjoy life for a bit longer! Which brings us to our next point... 

Heart Health - Moderate wine drinkers that suffer from high blood pressure are 30 percent less likely to have a heart attack than nondrinkers. This then in turn lowers the risk of Heart Diseas. 

After finding all these fun facts about wine benefits, why should you not order your wine and fill a glass while you read these facts again? Read up on how our wines are made and how our winemaker blends our reds and whites.  

Now that you have soaked up all the knowledge and finished a bottle, why not order some more? Order our wine to you doorstep and have a piece of the Wellington valley in your home. Our award winning wines never disappoint and comes in cases of 12 bottles, plenty for at least 3 months. 

 


 

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