Valentine’s Day is a holiday you either love or hate, depending on your current situation and mood. But no matter what circumstances you find yourself in this year, you deserve a good cocktail, and we’re here to help. Our decision tree will have you sipping a delightful drink on February 14, not matter what your relationship status is.
Figuring out how sweet a bottle of sparkling wine is can be confusing if you’re not familiar with the often counterintuitive language on labels. Here’s a quick example: You would normally say that a wine that isn’t sweet is dry. However, if you’re looking for a bottle of Prosecco that isn’t sweet, you’ll want to […]
We love our beer in America, and we’re pretty loyal to our hometown heroes. With that in mind, we decided to figure out who has the biggest brewery in their respective state. While it isn’t an exact science, determining whose brewery is the biggest is a pretty good indication of the hometown favorite, or at […]
We know that NFL fans drank a lot on Sundays, some more than others (*cough* Buffalo). But which beer brands were they drinking? Judging from the commercials that run on repeat during the games that aren’t for FanDuel or Draft Kings, you’d probably guess Bud Light, and that does seem to be the case for almost […]
It’s finally winter, which means across the country temperatures are dropping rapidly. And when temperatures drop, it’s time for warm sweaters, heavy jackets, deliciously warming stews and, of course, wine!
2015 was the year that cemented the fact that Craft Beer is big business. From acquisitions to Private Equity infusions, we saw cash rushing in and out of what certainly looks like a bubble.
The first recorded patent for a corkscrew was filed by Samuel Henshall, in England, in 1795. Henshall’s design was of the simple ”twist and pull” variety. Since then wine drinkers have seen countless innovations, from prongs and hinges to medical-grade needles. Our infographic breaks down what you need to know about popular wine bottle openers.
Let’s face it, giving the perfect gift during the holidays is tough. You want to make sure the person receiving the gift will enjoy it, and you also want to enjoy giving it. Our solution: give wine. If you’re lucky, you may even get to partake in the consumption. Even better, this infographic helps you […]
Craft beer consumption in America is booming, but as we recently pointed out, a lot of that growth is concentrated in just a handful of states. That got us wondering how much craft beer is being drunk in some of the industry’s ’meccas’ like Portland and San Diego.
France’s largest Champagne houses are famous throughout the world. As most are hundreds of years old, their first fans were typically European royalty. Today they’re consumed wherever people are celebrating — New Year’s Eve, brunch, or just because. While many people have a favorite Champagne, they don’t know what differentiates the leading labels from each other. […]