Wine coolers are available in various types and style:

  • cooling technology used to keep the bottles inside the cabinet at the required temerature
  • compact countertop, full size freestanding, built-in under the counter,
  • the number of temperature zones – single zone, dual zone or multiple zone
  • the look and style of the wine storage unit: sleek stainless steel or furniture style

Based on Cooling Technology

Thermoeelctric Wine Coolers – they cool the interior of the cabinet without a compressor using the Peltier effect.

Usually smaller capacity units apply thermoelectric cooling. Silent operation, less noise and vibration, eco-friendliness (no cooling agent), less electricity consumption are considered  to be the main advantages of such wine storage appliances.

Most popular brands that make thermoelectric wine refrigerators are: Wine Enthusiast, Vinotemp, Avanti, EdgeStar, New Air.

TIP: See also our wine cooler reviews page for more articles on varios brands and models.


Irinox Divino Freestanding Wine CoolerPlacement

Countertop Wine Coolers – compact small capacity wine fridges that can be claced on top of the kitchen counter.

Built-in Wine Coolers – mid-capacity units with front ventillation designed to be built into kitchen cabinetry.

Freestanding Wine Refrigerators Рstandalone models that ventilate at the back and the sides so they cannot be buil-in. They come in various sizes: from comapct mini coolers  to full size fridges.

Slim Wine Refrigerators – units with narrow (15″ or less) width to provide wine storage solution for those who are scrunched on space in their home.


Stainless Steel Wine Coolers – sleek contemporary models with stainless steel finish perfect for a modern apartment.

a 100-bottle, Multi temp wine cellar by N'FINITyNumber of Temperature Zones

Dual Zone Wine Coolers – a true two zone unit have two individually controlled compartments within the cabinet for storing reds and whites at their required temperature.

Multiple-Zone Wine Refrigerators – you can store your different types of wines in 2, 3 or more independently controlled temperature zones.



Vinotheque wine credenza with 4 doorsStyle and Look

Wine Credenzas – Recommended brands of premium quality credenza-style wine storage units.

Commercial Wine Refrigerators – models designed to be used in restaurants and bars to nicely display the bottles and keep wines at ideal temperature.