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Does Your Wine Smell Like Spring? Here’s Why

Does Your Wine Smell Like Spring? Here’s Why

Spring might be the most fragrant time of year. After a long, sleepy winter, everything is in bloom once again: flowers, grass, produce, even people. It seems only appropriate to drink floral, spring-scented wines to celebrate. There’s actually a reason that some grape varieties are more aromatic, floral, and springy than others. It’s all thanks to something that […]

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Step Inside the South African Bar In a Tree

Step Inside the South African Bar In a Tree

In Modjadjiskloof, South Africa, a 72 feet tall, 155 wide, 1,700-year-old baobab tree sat in the middle of a field. The size and age brought in tourists from far and wide. But the real reason for the thousands of tourists who traveled to the region was inside: a 15-person full bar. The tree, called the […]

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The 7 Best Cocktails to Order at a Basic Wedding Bar

The 7 Best Cocktails to Order at a Basic Wedding Bar

Here at VinePair, we love a good cocktail. The amount of speakeasies and craft-cocktail bars popping up all over the country make it a great time for cocktail aficionados to be alive. However, most of the time, those intricate, 10-ingredient, obscurely worded cocktails aren’t always an option at places where we drink the most. Take, […]

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Feeling Stressed? The Scent of Chocolate Calms the Brain

Feeling Stressed? The Scent of Chocolate Calms the Brain

Perhaps you feel excited when you think about chocolate. Perhaps you feel really excited. No matter how you feel, though, your brain calms down with every whiff of chocolate. British psychologist Neil Martin from Middlesex University in Enfield found this dichotomy of feels and thoughts in 1996. He sat 60 people down in a “low-odour room,” […]

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7 Photos That Will Give You Serious Renovation Goals

7 Photos That Will Give You Serious Renovation Goals

Some days just call for happy hour at home, especially if you have a chic home bar to leisurely sip at in style. Most homes (and nearly all apartments!) don’t come fully equipped with an already existing bar station, but we scoured the internet for seven inspirational at-home bar ideas. Outdoor Tiki Bar This beach-inspired bar […]

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