Ah, cheese. Just the word itself seems to ooze with delicious expectation. Is there anything more resplendent than a perfect piece of cheese atop a crusty piece of fresh bread and a glass of wine to complete the picture? (Answer: There is not.) They say what grows together goes together, and this is certainly true […]
Updated on 2017-07-10.
Lava lamps defined a decade, and now they’re defining people’s drinks. At The Honeywell in Harlem, New York, a cocktail called the Funkadelic is served out of a functioning lava lamp for the ultimate 1970s vibe. The Honeywell is a 1970s-themed cocktail bar in upper Manhattan with a distinctly 70s feel. The Funkadelic cocktail, however, […]
Riesling is definitely one of the most misunderstood grapes in the entire wine world. The grape tends to incite extreme emotions. However, for a variety that garners such strong opinions, most wine drinkers don’t actually understand the complexity behind this noble grape. Here are nine questions you’ve always had about Riesling but have been too […]
Tempranillo is a gorgeous grape indigenous to Spain. In fact, the Spanish are super proud of this grape because they have been making it into wine for over 2,000 years. Full of body, fruit, and acidity, Tempranillo is wonderful with beef stew, steak, or anything requiring a bold partner. Read more about this spectacular grape in our […]
Updated on 2017-07-06.
Looking for your next treat yo’self purchase? If you love tequila, we have just the item for you. Clase Azul is now selling a bottle of super high-end tequila– and it’ll certainly cost you. For a cool $30,000, you can now own your very own ceramic, 24 carat gold encrusted bottle of the agave-based spirit. […]
Updated on 2017-07-05.
We can all agree that there’s nothing more exhausting than traveling on a plane. Heavy bags, endless lines, and continuously uncomfortable seating is enough to make even the most well-seasoned traveler need a caffeine boost. And while that dazzling green mermaid emblem or neon orange-pink DD in the distance might get you through the airport, […]
Summer’s here and we need sangria. This season, we’ve made a vow to drop our usual, last-minute Carlo Rossi + whatever half-rotten fruit we have in our fridge and switch over to fresh, thirst-quenching options, perfect for impressing vino-loving friends. We’ve rounded up eight of our favorite sangria recipes for summer, ranging from savory, herb-driven sippers […]
After years of living in the shadows of Bordeaux blends and varietal wines from southwestern France, Malbec is finally having the moment it deserves. Thanks to some serious success in Argentina, Malbec has become more accessible than ever, producing an array of wines from regions all over the world. Fruit-forward, floral, and brimming with gorgeous, […]
Whether relaxing on a boat, sitting by the beach, or simply sipping in your backyard, summer weekends were made for day drinking. There’s nothing better than sitting beneath the sun among friends and throwing back a glass of something cold.