Is red wine a fat blocker? When I first heard about the concept, my own reaction was of course not. Don’t be ridiculous. If red wine were a fat blocker, I would weigh in at about 106 pounds. However, there is a scientific study that says this is possible due to something in red wine called piceannotol.
From an email by the Wine Spectator Online, we are learning that red wine may help heal a broken heart. The article’s author, Jacob Gaffney, states that resveratrol, which is found in red wine, is the duct tape of red wine because it has so many uses.