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El Diablo’s Sangria [Recipe]

El Diablo’s Sangria [Recipe]

If you’re looking to have a night of Tricks and Treats this Halloween, look no further than our El Diablo Sangria. Made with Sauvignon Blanc from Casillero del Diablo, this Sangria is simple to make and the perfect addition to any Halloween party. Plus, if you close your eyes, you can pretend the grapes floating […]

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You Usually Shouldn’t Tip Your Bartender At Weddings

You Usually Shouldn’t Tip Your Bartender At Weddings

Tipping your bartender is optional in the same way that remembering someone’s name is optional. Sure, it’s not required per se, but the type of person who only does what is required probably eats lunch alone with their headphones in. There is one place, though, where bartender tipping gets a little more complicated: Weddings. Tipping bartenders […]

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Seven Loire Valley Wines You Must Be Drinking This Fall

Seven Loire Valley Wines You Must Be Drinking This Fall

For those of you that haven’t heard, the Loire Valley is *still* one of the wine world’s best kept secrets. Situated in the northwestern part of France, the Loire Valley wine region encompasses various terroirs along the length of France’s longest river, starting with Muscadet on the Atlantic coast, all the way to Sancerre, just […]

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The 10 Best Beers From Mikkeller’s Copenhagen Beer and Music Celebration

The 10 Best Beers From Mikkeller’s Copenhagen Beer and Music Celebration

Saturday night I had the great good fortune to attend the best beer festival I’ve ever been to: Mikkeller’s Copenhagen Beer and Music Celebration in Boston. This was a great event for several reasons, including many entirely unrelated to my free ticket. The weather was perfect in that it was definitely cold enough to need […]

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How To Become A Wine Sales Rep

How To Become A Wine Sales Rep

It’s 4:30 p.m. on a Thursday, and the staff of the hottest restaurant in town is going around checking the silverware polish, making sure tablecloths look good, and testing each other on the night’s specials, when in walks a young man in a shirt and tie, toting a rolling suitcase. The servers all exchange wary […]

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