While the quintessential steak and wine pairing might be seen by some as passé, there are still many moments when having a go to bottle of red that’s perfect with that steak you were craving is absolutely necessary. During the winter months in particular I find myself really craving this pairing.
In the dead of winter, sometimes all you need is a cozy place to sit, a warm blanket, a good book or a great show, and an easy-drinking bottle of red wine.
Easy-drinking, soothing reds are perfect for a winter night. I’m talking about that time of year when you make a stew or roast not only because it’s a warming meal, but also because allowing the oven to run for a few hours helps to warm your cold home. For these types of meals, you need […]
Here at VinePair we drank a lot of really great wine in 2016. Still, some bottles truly stood out, and you’ll find the list of these below. Each wine on this list possesses one crucial quality: immediate drinkability. These wines are approachable, interesting, and, despite one or two exceptions where aging would help, ready to be popped […]
Pinot Grigio often gets a bad rap, and for the most part, it’s deserved. Due to its popularity in the world of white wine, much of what’s available to most people at an accessible price is mass- produced, full of sugar, and pretty terrible.
Here at VinePair, we do our best to share our love of wine with you. We are always looking for new and stimulating ways to educate, inform, and entertain you on the subject most dear to our hearts. That’s why we are so excited to share with you our first wine club. In partnership with our friends at invino, […]
Sometimes the weather calls for bubbles. The holiday season is certainly a perfect time to pop a cork or two. Champagne, naturally, is my go-to for such occasions, but the pricetag usually means only popping it on special occasions. Traditional bubbly is incredibly time consuming to produce, and due to all the time it takes to […]
Let’s just get one thing straight: You are not walking out that door without your lipstick on. Your smokey eye is perfect, your outfit is on fleek, and your neck and ears are festooned with diamonds, diamonds, diamonds, but without lipstick, you’re just a wannabe. Lipstick is the finishing touch that makes you runway ready. […]
This weekend, we’re taking it easy. Wait, wait, wait — by NO means are we forgoing our weekend alcohol consumption. God no. We’re simply lightening the load in gearing up for good ole Turkey Day on Thursday. Not only is Thanksgiving the biggest eating and drinking day of the year, it’s also the official kickoff […]