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A Holiday Wine Guide for Every Crazy Person in Your Family

I’ve spent most of my life trying to figure out the best way to navigate the shitshow of the holidays with my family, and the best answer I’ve come up with is wine.
Marissa A. Ross
11.25.15
wine

You Should Drink Beaujolais Wine All of the Time

Beaujolais is the hit of the sock-hop, but it’s also the starry-eyed slow dance that makes you want to tear off a poodle skirt. The best part is that November is its prime time.
Marissa A. Ross
10.21.15
wine

Drinking Cold, Red Wine Is a Very Chill Thing to Do

Contrary to popular belief, red wine is not just for watching Netflix alone in your favorite oversized sweater. It is actually acceptable to throw your red wine in an ice bucket or your fridge.
Marissa A. Ross
7.27.15
wine

Wine Spritzers Should Taste Like the Beach House You'll Never Own

The wine spritzer is a summer staple from a simpler time—when your aunts wore floral denim shorts and talked about one day buying a beach house over bottles of Bartles & Jaymes because it was the 90s and people could actually buy beach houses.
Marissa A. Ross
7.1.15
wine

Orange Wine Isn't Made Out of Oranges

They aren’t refreshing, but they aren’t cozy sweaters. They’re earthy and funky and savory, but oddly still feel like you could drink them on a warm day.
Marissa A. Ross
6.10.15
Booze

There's Blood and Bladders in Your Wine

Fining—the process of purifying wine of unwanted tannins, sediment, and colors—is often done with the help of some pretty freaky animal products, like blood, fish bladders, and crustacean exoskeletons. Vegetarians, drink up.
Hillary Eaton
6.3.15
wine

A Bottle of Wine Changed My Life

The bottle was ten years old and mind-boggling upon taste. It was a life-changing moment that influenced me to set out on a quest to understand more about wine. What has resulted is an entire career path and a lot of trips to Burgundy.
Rajat Parr
10.2.14
Hot Links

The Weird World of Wine

Welcome back to Hot Links, our brand new food column dedicated to showcasing the overlooked culinary wonders of YouTube. Here are eight of the strangest wine videos on the internet. Break out your boxed wine and enjoy.
Dan Meyer
12.13.13
Hot Links

The Weird World of Wine

Welcome back to Hot Links, our brand new food column dedicated to showcasing the overlooked culinary wonders of YouTube. Here are eight of the strangest wine videos on the internet. Break out your boxed wine and enjoy.
Dan Meyer
12.12.13
Booze

Celebrity Wining

Wine crafted by celebrities is a rampant trend. It’s in liquor cabinets across America. It’s showboating at your local wine shop. Legendary hip-hop artist Sadat X and his producer, Will Tell, review eight celebrity wines.
Helen Hollyman
10.29.13