If you’ve recently moved into a new apartment or gotten married, chances are that someone bought you a set of coupe glasses. While coupe glasses look fancy AF, they’re one of those cabinet staples that look great but actually don’t get much use. The couple glass was allegedly invented in the mid-1600s in England for the […]
Just a short while ago, Tuesdays were nothing more than mundane Monday follow-ups. They did little but remind us that the work week is nowhere near over. That is, until Taco Tuesday came along and shook up the game. We don’t like to exclude, but if you don’t like tacos, you definitely can’t sit with us.
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.
Nothing can undo the terrible fate of getting cork, foil, or any other form of bottle paraphernalia into that second bottle upon opening. Perhaps the only thing worse than having foil in your wine is being entrusted with opening a bottle of wine for a group of people, and getting foil into all of their wine […]
For some strange reason, many wine drinkers completely freak out at the idea of decanting wine. It’s not even the actual decanting that freaks people out; it’s the question of when to decant wine that causes everyone to go a little crazy. But knowing when to decant wine is actually pretty simple. Just stick to this golden […]
If you care about wine, you’ve probably noticed that when you go to a restaurant, red wines and whites come in different-shaped glasses. There’s a huge industry built on the idea that different wines — down to the varietal, in some cases! — need differently shaped glasses to show their true colors.
Just like that, May has arrived. That means that Mother’s Day is just around the corner. Seriously, it’s 13 days away. Is it just us, or does this happen every year? We vow to make our moms feel really special, but that second Sunday in May just creeps up on us, leaving minimal time for gift planning. […]
Welcome VinePair Readers! We’re throwing open the doors of VinePair HQ this Saturday for a holiday pop-up shop featuring the products from our recently launched online store. Come by and join us for a gratis glass of mulled wine or a hot toddy while you do some last-minute holiday shopping. Meet members of our team […]