17 Nov Top 10 Wine Fridges
Wine lovers, sellers, and wineries apart from dealing with have another common factor among them. They all need a place to store their wine. There is no better place to store wine than in the fridge. There are different varieties of wine fridges with different elements.
Since 2010, wineries and wine sellers have been evaluating the most effective wine coolers so as to ensure that their wines remain at the best temperatures and maintain the quality. There should be a balance between the cost and premium features of the wine fridge as well as be in a position to hold a good amount of wine. Additionally, the fridge has to be stable enough to be placed on any counter. Below are some of the top 10 recommended wine fridges in the industry.
NutriChef PKTEWC18 has a temperature range of 53-64 degrees Fahrenheit, one cooling zone and it is effective for chilling both red and white wines. This wine cooler has a safety lock to limit unwanted access, a thermoelectric cooling system that runs quietly and it is energy efficient. It is compact, measuring thirteen inches wide and has removable shelves to store bottles standing up or lying down. The front side of this fridge is made of tempered glass that has the ability of blocking UV rays that may change the temperature inside the cooler and spoil your wines.
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This fried model is small, free standing and can sit anywhere; top of the counter of in a corner. It can store 12 standard size bottles standing up. The digital controls allow you to regulate the temperatures to range between 54-66 degrees Fahrenheit which is ideal for red wines and dry white wines. It employs thermoelectric cooling system. The fridge has LED light that allows you to see through the fridge door. Also, the door is made of tempered glass. This model of cooler includes a one year warranty. Considering the number of features that this cooler model has its price is very competitive.
EdgeStar CWF340DZ contains two separately controlled cooling zones making it possible to store two kinds of wine at the same time. With this model you can store up to 34 standard-size wine bottles. Depends on the kind of wines you wish to store, you can regulate the temperatures as you wish. This cooler fits relatively taller wine bottles that other fridges do not accommodate. The slide-out shelves make it easy to access your collection.it has a lock and its wood finish provides a complementary look for most house décor.
Kalamera KRC30SZB fridge uses a compressor cooling system. You can set the temperatures between 40-60 degrees Fahrenheit so that it serves both the white and red wines. However, since it only has one cooling system, you can only store one type of wine at a time. The fridge can fit up to 30 standard wine bottles laying down on the shelves. Alternatively, you can remove some of the top shelves to accommodate the bottles in a standing position. The Kalamera KRC30SZB has insulated glass door that keeps off cold air and it lets you see what is inside.
This wine cooler is small enough to fit in your kitchen counter and it is most recommended for new users.it can store up 12 standard bottles and it also includes a small shelf for the larger bottles. It cools up to 40 degrees Fahrenheit ideal for the white wines and 64 degrees Fahrenheit for the red wines. However, it only has one cooling zone. It uses thermoelectric cooling system which is more energy efficient. It also has an insulated glass door to keep the inside cool even when the surrounding temperatures on the outside are way much hotter.
Danby DWC93BLSDBholds up to 36 standard wine bottles. The fridge’s controls re inconveniently located at the back of the fridge are not digital. However, this model is preferred fir the sweet, white and sparkling wines and the fridge is big enough to hold quite a collection. It has a thermoelectric cooling system on the single chilling zone. The temperatures range between 43-57 degrees Fahrenheit. The cooler also has five slide-out shelves that hold the bottles intact. The tempered glass door bars UV rays from spoiling the wines.
Koldfront TWR181ES is a dual-zone fridge that cools both red and white wines favorably given its impressive temperature range. The upper section can hold up to 6 bottles while the lower rack holds 12 standard wine bottles. The two sections of the cooler are separated by digital controls. The door is made of tempered glass to keep away UV rays and the fridge is free standing.
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This is dual-zone cooler and holds 18 standard wine bottles. It is a free-standing fridge and enables you to chill a variety of both red and white wines. The temperature range is between 46-66 degrees Fahrenheit. It has a locking door and its finish is very attractive. The wine racks are made of metal and are removable to accommodate larger bottles. This model is designed to be placed under the counter or inside a cabinet. It comes with a one year warranty but since it doe not meet California energy standards, it cannot be used there.
This fridge model can hold 12 standard wine bottles but it is also capable of accommodating wider and taller bottles. It uses thermoelectric cooling system but it doesn’t have a lockable door. The temperatures range between 53-72 degrees Fahrenheit, perfect for both the red and white wines. this wine fridge sis designed with curved glass-tempered door to keep UV rays away and still allow you to see the contents of the fridge. It is also not well designed to be effective in areas with uncontrolled temperature changes.
White-Westinghouse WC45DIX fridge is a dual-zone wine cooler that holds a maximum of 45 standard wine bottles. This fridge has an electric control with LED display, stainless steel handle and internal light that enables to see the inside of the fridge. It also has a security lock that prevents unauthorized access especially by children. The temperatures range from 5-22 degrees Celsius. It has five pulling shelves and a reversible door that makes it accessible from either side.