presidents and wine

Every U.S. President’s Taste in Alcohol, Ranked

Every U.S. President’s Taste in Alcohol, Ranked

Let’s put policy aside and get down to brass tacks: How well did our presidents know their way around a good drink? I consulted Mark Will-Weber’s guide to learn about favorite Oval Office libations, and this definitive* ranking will tell you who’s best to hang with at a party. (*Just kidding, it’s completely subjective. Come […]

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The Wines Every President Has Served From Eisenhower To Obama

The Wines Every President Has Served From Eisenhower To Obama

Rule No. 1 for a successful dinner party: don’t talk politics. It’s one of the most divisive topics out there and something that nearly everyone has a strong opinion on. During this election season it’s an especially hard topic to avoid talking about. You know why. As November approaches, something political will inevitably enter the […]

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On President’s Day, 8 Ways To Drink Like The Presidents Even If You’re Stuck At Work

On President’s Day, 8 Ways To Drink Like The Presidents Even If You’re Stuck At Work

President’s Day is a holiday that has lost some of its luster over the years. The day was originally designed to commemorate George Washington’s birthday, and it was moved in the late 1960s under “The Uniform Monday Holiday Act” so we could have more three-day weekends…well, or at least so that government workers could have […]

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In Honor Of Jefferson’s Birthday: 7 Fun Wine Facts About America’s Third President

In Honor Of Jefferson’s Birthday: 7 Fun Wine Facts About America’s Third President

Today is Thomas Jefferson’s birthday (cheers to you, president). While you probably know him best for being the primary author of the Declaration of Independence, you may not have pegged the president as a wine mogul. However, believe it or not, Jefferson was a huge fan of European wine – and bringing it to America. […]

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