To chill wine super fast, put it in ice water with SALT. Why? Saltwater has a lower freezing temperature and gets colder than regular ice water.
Two Reds Make a White
Champagne is made with three grapes, one white and two red: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier. So why isn’t Champagne red? Winemakers immediately take the juice off of the skins. As a result, they don’t take on color.