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How to Brew the Perfect French Press Coffee

How to Brew the Perfect French Press Coffee

If you’re anything like us, your day needs to start with one (or a few) cups of coffee. Good coffee. Strong coffee. Because life is short — why settle for anything less, right? Our initial cups of coffee have the potential to make or break our mood, setting the tone for the rest of our […]

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What You Should Be Drinking This New Year’s Eve Weekend

What You Should Be Drinking This New Year’s Eve Weekend

There’s no doubt about it: December is the month for bubbles. Between Christmas, Hanukkah, and all of our other holiday festivities, sparkles become essential during this time of year. Despite the holidays nearing their end, we’re coming up on the biggest, bubbliest weekend of them all, New Year’s Eve! We’d normally suggest that you simply drink Champagne this […]

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Review: Trimbach Gewürztraminer 2013

Review: Trimbach Gewürztraminer 2013

We know what you’re thinking: What the heck is Gewürztraminer,  anyway, and how in God’s name do you pronounce it? Gewürztraminer, pronounced Geh-vurtz-trah-meen-ur, is a highly aromatic white grape varietal that predominantly thrives in cooler regions. The grape has pink skin and is naturally high in sugar, which gives the wines their signature lychee and […]

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Little Castles: The Fun Secret Of Bordeaux

Little Castles: The Fun Secret Of Bordeaux

The perception of Bordeaux in the minds of Americans today is like looking for a restaurant on Yelp. Ever filter by ’price’ when looking for a place to dine? Of course you have. As far as most of us are concerned, if wine was filtered by price, like it is on Yelp, Bordeaux would be […]

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