Single Zone Cooling Systems
In this type of wine cooler the refrigerators or wine coolers only have one small area for storage and only have one temperature setting. This type of cooling system is ideal for beginner collectors or for wine enthusiasts who prefer to only venture into red and white wines as these types of wines do better in those environments. This is one of the cheapest options for wine collectors which makes it a high selling point for many operators. Single zone cooling systems are perfect for beginners who are just getting into wine collection because they cost less. This helps to allow the new collector to get an idea of the practice and decide if wine collecting is something that they want to pursue further. It is the safer investment.
Dual Zone Cooling Systems
These types of wine coolers are more expensive but are typically the better choice for more advanced collectors and wine enthusiasts who like to venture further than the simple red and white wines. These cooling systems come with more storage options and different temperature settings which make it an all-around better cooling system for more extensive collections. These cooling systems are targeted towards the intermediate collector. These collectors will occasionally entertain dinner parties and will want to have small collections of wine around. These systems are normally capable of achieving good cooling temperatures and are able to hold around 30 standard sized bottles of wine.
Built in Coolers
This type of wine cooler utilizes ventilation systems that help to moderate the temperature of the wine cooler and allow for lower wine temperatures to be achieved. These types of wine coolers can easily be integrated into the tiniest of spaces and are superb choices for wine collectors that like to show off their collection or have easy access to their wine collection. These built in coolers are designed with avid wine collectors in mind. They are sleek and can hold numerous standard size bottles of wine. They will come with more extensive temperature settings and will come with higher price tags. These wine coolers are intended for the elite of wine collectors.