The Queen of Pop will not settle for a mediocre glass of wine. In an interview recently conducted by Harper’s Bazaar, one very fortunate writer had the pleasure of speaking with Madonna in her own home, when a subpar glass of wine was served to the Like a Virgin singer. “Take the mediocre out of here,” was […]
2017 is off to a great start. We just learned that Champagne is actually good for your skin! That’s right — there’s no need to stop the flow of bubbles post-New Year’s Eve. As if we needed an excuse to keep drinking Champagne, survey says that our favorite fizz is actually beneficial for our visage.
”I’ll have a whiskey on the rocks.” We’ve all heard it, read it, and probably even said it before. When exactly is it appropriate to order liquor on the rocks? It’s true — some liquors benefit from the addition of ice, while others are meant to stand solid on their own, consumed “neat.” So how […]
Ah, winter. This magical time of year is virtually synonymous with flakes, frost, and the flu. As much as we love watching fresh snowflakes falling from our window, sipping hot chocolate by the fire, and cozying up under a blanket with a good novel, having a cold can really put a damper on our winter […]
When it comes to breakfast food, toast has undergone a serious transformation. From buttered and boring to interestingly insightful, we’re seeing all sorts of sweet and savory concoctions coming up using our staple breakfast carbohydrate. In fact, the recipes are so versatile, we’re eating them around the clock. We’ve paired eight creatively crunchy concoctions with […]
Updated on January 6, 2017.
Emirates Airlines boasts the most elite wine list in the skies, Bloomberg reports. The company recently spent over 500 million dollars on a “Fort-Knox style” temperature controlled facility in Burgundy to house all of their latest and greatest wine purchases, only pulling them for service when the time is right. As Bloomberg reports, the airline […]
The holidays have come and gone, but there’s still something to celebrate this weekend: the first official brunch of the year (your hangover bagel and lox with a can of PBR in bed on January 1 doesn’t really count as brunch). With our New Year’s resolutions still fresh and functioning, how can we partake in brunch guiltlessly, […]
When we think of vineyards, we generally envision flourishing canopies of green, leafy vines placed one after another in parallel lines, plump grapes in various colors dotting every row. During the spring, we know exactly what the winemakers are doing; they are nourishing those vines and getting ready for good old harvest, of course, which […]
Updated on January 4, 2017.
The perfect excuse to cheat on your January diet is finally here (yes, we know it’s only been four days). Studies show that resveratrol, the compound linked to health benefits in red wine, also exists in cocoa, AKA your favorite bar of dark chocolate. Who said you had to give up dessert in January?