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Shady Wine Consultant Allegedly Scammed Wealthy Investors out of Millions

Omar Khan met his victims—or his "marks," as the lawsuit calls them—at his International Business & Wine Society events.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.10.19
food news

Steakhouse Accidentally Serves $5,700 Wine to Guest Who Ordered Waaaay Cheaper Bottle

The diner had ordered a more budget-friendly bottle, but was served the pricey Le Pin Pomerol 2001 after a label mix-up.
Bettina Makalintal
5.16.19
wine

Man Imprisoned for Drunk Driving Says His Body Actually Turns Food into Alcohol

Surprisingly, there's legitimate science to back it up.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.1.19
wine

The Future of Wine Might Be Flat Plastic Bottles

Flat bottles are lighter and fit more per carton than standard bottles, making shipping more sustainable.
Bettina Makalintal
3.7.19
Appetite

Meet The Rebel Champagne Makers Shaking up the Business

These small batch producers are refusing to bow to the big houses
Adam Bloodworth
2.19.19
wine

French Official Criticized For Insisting That People Don't Binge Drink Wine

"I've never seen.... a youngster leaving a nightclub drunk because they drank Cotes-du-Rhone.”
Jelisa Castrodale
1.24.19
crime

2019 Mood: Drinking Wine Out of a Pringles Can on a Scooter at Walmart

A Texas woman traced slow, wine-fueled circles around the parking lot for hours before officers arrived.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.15.19
spending

Don’t Buy This: Never Pay to Check a Bag at the Airport

Remember, you never need more than seven days worth of clothing — all of which should easily fit in a carry-on bag.
Melissa Locker
11.18.18
italy

IT'S RAINING PROSECCO IN ITALY

Watch 30,000 liters of bubbly explode out of its tank at an unspecified winery in Conegliano.
Ilkka Sirén
10.5.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Guy Built Himself a Boyfriend from Boxed Wine and Now They're Engaged

Congratulations to the box and groom.
River Donaghey
8.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Unsurprisingly, Women Hated the Idea of 'Handmaid's Tale' Wine

The wine company, Lot18, decided to pull the tone-deaf collection just a day after rolling it out.
Nicole Clark
7.11.18
drinking

We Looked Into Whether Cheap Alcohol Gives You a Worse Hangover

There have been surprisingly few studies on the ingredients and production methods that define different brands of alcohol.
Mark Hay
7.2.18
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