Chances are, if you’re reading this you’re already a devout #WineLover. But beyond vino just being plain delicious, it also packs in quite a few health benefits. This miracle juice basically enhances your brain power and your slay power. Find out how wine makes you smart, creative, and attractive.
Whiskey — with an e only in America and Japan — has been enjoying a decade-long resurgence in the U.S. and around the world. From the roaring growth of Irish whiskey, led by Jameson, to Johnnie Walker’s $5.3 billion haul in 2014, the world is drinking a whole lot whiskey. There’s never been a better time to […]
Heading to the ballpark is the quintessential American summertime activity — whether with friends, family or both. A day or evening at the ballpark offers up a few hours of outdoor fun, and of course an opportunity to have more than a beer or two. But washing down those pretzels, peanuts, and hot dogs is […]
If you’re like us, when you travel to a new city, discovering the local drinking scene — bars, breweries and the occasional urban winery — are at the top of your to-do list. Those of us who’ve been lucky enough to hop around the globe know that prices of life’s staples beer can vary widely.
For a long time Champagne was the only ”good” sparkling wine that most Americans drank. Those days are long gone; today there’s a good chance you’ll see good Italian Proseccos and Spanish Cavas on wine lists and at your local wine shop. But what are the differences between these three popular sparklers? The chart below reveals the […]
American Barbecue is currently experiencing a renaissance. It’s one of America’s true indigenous cuisines, and just like America, there is a cornucopia of varying flavors and styles. Everyone has a favorite, but thanks to the popularity of ‘Que, these varying flavors have expanded well beyond the regions that have made them famous and you can […]
Whether you’re looking to lose weight, or just not wake up one day looking at a ’dad bod’ in the mirror, the eight cocktails below — and their many variations, often sold at chain restaurants and bars — are ones you definitely want to avoid. The culprit in most? Sweet, sugar-packed mixers.
Wine labels have a huge range: they can be starkly simple to elegant to fanciful. However, if your wine is being made in the US, certain information will always be present on the label. Here’s how to figure out what it means. Brand/Producer This seems straightforward: the producer is who makes the wine. However, sometimes […]
Last spring the phrase ”Yes Way Rosé” (#yeswayrosé) seemingly exploded out of nowhere. By the end of the summer, the New York Post’s Page Six was hyperventilating over an imminent shortage of rosé in the Hamptons. Had an insatiable demand for rosé suddenly exploded out of nowhere, leading to a run on the pink booze bank? Yes and no. What […]
America loves rosé. Exports of the pretty pink wine from Provence to the U.S. spiked 29% in volume from October 2013 to October 2014 – and that’s just one small slice of the rosé pie. These days, it seems every winery is vying to make their own popular rosé. Rosé is often known as “pink […]