Labor Day is one of the best times of the year for grilling, but with so many different kinds of foods on the grill, it can be hard to choose the right wine. To help remedy this problem, we sat down with Randall Restiano, Wine Director of Eli’s Table – the restaurant inside the famed […]
There are certain nights of the week when cooking just isn’t an option. You’re exhausted, and the last thing you want to think about is preparing a meal when you finally get home. So it’s take-out to the rescue. But just because you’re ordering take-out doesn’t mean you should deny yourself a delicious and calming […]
If you really just want to drink some wine, the only thing you need is a wine bottle and a safe way of getting into it. But if you’re a newbie or even veteran wine lover, you should probably stock up on a few essential accessories. We’re not talking wine-pun pillows or novelty cups, we […]
The Super Bowl has basically become a national holiday and almost no one doesn’t at least attend a party or gorge on some gluttonous food. And recently wine has been gaining on beer when it comes to the big game’s preferred drink. So with more people drinking wine during the game than ever before, we thought it […]
One of the greatest treats at the end of a long day is a glass of wine. For most people it isn’t simply a luxury, it’s essential for surviving the roller coaster of life. Whether that glass holds white, red or pink, wine helps us unplug and transition from a hectic day to a relaxing evening. […]
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.