Alcohol Improves Memory, Study Finds

Alcohol helps improve memory, according to researchers from the University of Exeter. While the cause is not fully understood, Professor Celia Morgan told the Telegraph that their “research not only showed that those who drank alcohol did better when repeating the word-learning task, but that this effect was stronger among those who drank more.” The study…

The Beginner’s Guide to Basi Wine

Marco Polo once said that sugarcane wine is “very good and it quickly makes you drunk” but this age-old wine is not very well known which led me to writing a quick guide on sugarcane wine, particularly basi, sugarcane wine produced in the Philippines. Basi is called sugarcane wine in the Philippines. There are various…

Couples Who Get Drunk Together Stay Married Longer, Study Finds

A research project spanning a decade found that married couples who drink together stay married longer while those who do not have the same drinking habits are not as happy. The study led by Dr. Kira Birditt of the University of Michigan compiled interviews of over 2,7000 married couples and the results were later published in…

The Wine Beginner’s Guide to White Wine

The first white wine dates back to 7,500 years ago, according to a book written by Philippe Testard-Vaillant. Today, this antique invention is still loved by many. In fact, over 30 million tonnes of white wine was produced in 2015 alone and this worldwide production has increased since. White wine is a clear wine made from…

It’s a Beautiful Night for De La Bodega

It’s only Wednesday. We know. But it’s such a beautiful night here in the province and I can’t help but drink a glass of sweet white wine. Sipping a glass of chilled De La Bodega is a great way to cap a nice dinner with family. In fact, it’s so good that I imagine it…

Thinking of buying wine for your Valentine or are you buying one for your broken heart? It doesn’t matter, we have wine. It’s never too early to be ready for Valentine’s Day and it doesn’t matter if you’re celebrating it with someone special or on your own. Either way, you need wine. Beautiful Dessert Wines…

It’s a Good Day to Drink Basidina

January is a good month to get your hands on a bottle of Basidina. This crisp white wine from Basi del Diablo was named after my late mother Dina. Her birthday is on the 28th of this month and to celebrate, all Basidina orders will get a discount. Pairing Notes This is the first in…

Basi del Diablo Wines Now in Bellagio Hills

Basi del Diablo Wines are now available at the Bellagio Hills in Paoay, Ilocos Norte. The hotel features a picturesque view of Lake Paoay. It is home to one restaurant located at the lobby, a cafe right up the hill, and beautiful rooms that accommodate travelers from around the globe. If you are currently in…

Tips on Ordering for Your Next Party

Would you like to order one of Basi del Diablo’s variants by the bulk? Please feel free to contact us through our Facebook page or send us an email so we can process your order as soon as possible. Whether you are celebrating an anniversary or want the wines at your wedding reception, you can…

13 Reasons Why Customers Love Our Basi

Basi, the Ilocano term for sugarcane wine, is older than any other wine in the Philippines. However, like most wines from this non-wine region, it is relatively unknown. The good news is, the brand Basi del Diablo has cultivated a following in the country, no matter how small. This is all thanks to tech-savvy wine…

Basi del Diablo Joins Bayambang’s 400th Year

Basi del Diablo Wines is one of the sponsors of Takbo and a Dog Sports event in Bayambang in celebration of the town’s 400th anniversary. If you are currently in the Philippines and happen to be in Pangasinan, you can join the run tomorrow, December 20th, 2017. Bounded by Malasiqui in the north, Camiling in…