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9 U.S. Ski Destinations For Your Alto Adige Alpine-Inspired Winter Adventures

9 U.S. Ski Destinations For Your Alto Adige Alpine-Inspired Winter Adventures

Picture a beautiful Italian vineyard. You’re probably thinking about gently rolling hills, cypress trees with the sparkling blue sea off in the distance. But think again. One of Italy’s best wine regions (and best-kept secrets) is found in the lush Alpine region of northern Italy where apple orchards and vines cling to the mountainsides and […]

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Visit to Stone Brewing

How to Get the Most Out of Your Visit to Stone Brewing

If size matters — and in beer, it does — Stone Brewing is a San Diego heavyweight. One of over 150 breweries citywide, Stone has the largest craft brewery in Southern California, and ranks among the 10 top-selling breweries nationwide. Stone has multiple locations across San Diego as well as in two other beer hotspots (Richmond, […]

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Washington’s Best, Under-the-Radar Wine Destination Is a Bike Ride From Seattle

Washington’s Best, Under-the-Radar Wine Destination Is a Bike Ride From Seattle

Burgundy, Napa, Mendoza, La Rioja, Tuscany. Surely these places are on your wine trip bucket list. Here’s one to add: Woodinville, Wash. Twenty miles from Seattle, by highway or bike path, 118 of the state’s 950 wineries have tasting rooms here. Many are satellites of operations on the other side of the Cascade Mountains. That’s […]

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One of America’s Great Beer Cities Is Catching Its Second Wind

One of America’s Great Beer Cities Is Catching Its Second Wind

If you visit Milwaukee, be prepared to talk about beer. A lot. Nicknamed “Brew City,” and located 80 miles north of Chicago, Milwaukee has had hops running through its veins for longer than some cities have existed. If you’ve ever sipped a PBR, High Life, Schlitz, or any number of other popular domestic beers that […]

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Inside Five of Bordeaux’s Most Coveted Left-Bank Châteaux

Inside Five of Bordeaux’s Most Coveted Left-Bank Châteaux

In June 2018, Bordeaux celebrated the 20th anniversary of Bordeaux Fête le Vin, the biggest wine tourism event in Europe. Nearly 62,000 people turned out for the five-day event. It’s no secret that Bordeaux is one of the world’s premier winemaking regions and in recent years, a top tourism destination — nearly 6 million people visit […]

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Meet the Visionaries Who Claim to Be Unlocking Coffee’s Fourth Wave

Meet the Visionaries Who Claim to Be Unlocking Coffee’s Fourth Wave

How many painfully hip coffee shops playing Sufjan Stevens and pouring $5 cold brew have you been to this year? One? Three? Too many to count? Fortunately, for those tired of predictable cafes serving interchangeable brews, the next wave of American coffee is on the horizon. It’s called fourth-dimension coffee, and its point of origin […]

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