Maybe you’re in college. Maybe you wanna go to grad school because, well, the job market. Or maybe you’re a nostalgic alumnus looking to drink the way you did in the old days. Whatever your motivations, we’ve got the place to get your scholarly libations. No surprise, you’ll find a lot of overlap (think fish […]
There is no such thing as delay free traveling. At some point or another we’re all going to face the dreaded delay, miss a connection, or worse, get bumped from a flight. But thankfully, the place we often head to drown our sorrows – the airport bar – is becoming much nicer than it once […]
Some of us like to combine our pleasures, while others like to keep them separate. Regardless, here’s a humorous exploration of the effects of each one of these substances as compared to one another.
If you’ve ever had a glass of wine while flying at 30,000 feet, you’ve probably noticed that the wine often tastes different, even funny, compared to how it tastes on the ground. That’s because altitude and cabin air pressure impact the wine in ways we can’t really explain, but what we do know for certain […]
Let’s face it, America loves pie, and we really love it on Thanksgiving. The meal just wouldn’t be complete without a cornucopia of pies on which to gorge ourselves. And you know what else America loves? Wine. Thankfully, the two go very well together. Here is the perfect wine pairing for 11 of America’s favorite […]
If you haven’t seen this video by now, you will. It’s the day after the attacks in Paris, and a father and son are talking to a reporter for Le Petit Journal. The son, understandably, believes “il fault changer maison”—we have to change houses, move out. His father goes on to assure him they don’t […]
Thanksgiving can often be one of the most stressful gatherings of the year, and that’s not only due to the large amount of food most people plan to prepare. It’s a meal with several different flavors, which can make pairing wine intimidating. This is because not only are you looking for a wine that tastes great […]
Between buying ingredients, preparing the menu, and cooking the meal, it’s easy to run out of creative energy when it comes time to put together a tablescape. If your hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year, take a look at some of our favorite tablescapes for the holiday meal. We love these seven in particular because they’re elegant, […]
If you’re the type who always walks by the Duty Free shops when you’re flying internationally, the next sentence will probably surprise you. Duty Free shopping is big business, to the tune of $63.4 billion in 2014. Bottles of alcohol are a big part of that haul — among the best selling product categories overall, […]
Oxygen and wine have long been frenemies — just a small amount of oxygen helps a wine age and develop, but too much and a wine will quickly turn to vinegar. The cork is the bottle’s ultimate protector as a wine ages, letting just enough air in, while keeping most of it out.