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How To Order Wine Like A Boss

How To Order Wine Like A Boss

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You’re on a date. You’re at a new restaurant with clients. You’re meeting the in-laws. All said situations come with enough pressure, but now you’ve been asked to pick a bottle for the table. What do you do? Act like a boss, says Tastemaker Whitney Adams.. Read more
Viva El Vino! Mexico Wine Travel

Viva El Vino! Mexico Wine Travel

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Mexico as a wine destination? Yessir. It’s the hottest new wine region in North American right now and many are likening Baja to the Napa Valley of Mexico. With coastal influences and cool nights even during the hot summer months, it’s a textbook West Coast wine valley.. Read more
A Sommelier's 3 Simple Rules To Drink By

A Sommelier's 3 Simple Rules To Drink By

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by Ilan Baril I joke sometimes that I only have three rules for drinking wine.  Ready for them?  You might want to take some notes - they’re pretty deep. 1. Drink wine you like. 2. Don’t drink crappy wine. 3. Try and make the first two go together.    ​ The rules are simple and are easily applied.. Read more
Horizontal vs. Vertical Wine Tasting

Horizontal vs. Vertical Wine Tasting

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No, a vertical tasting doesn't mean that's the position the bottle needs to be in to taste. Although it certaintly does make for a fun way to drink wine. One of the best ways to learn about the flavors and styles of wine you like is to compare them side-by-side.. Read more
3 Tips for Wine Newbies

3 Tips for Wine Newbies

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So you’re a wine drinking newbie? Learning about wine can seem intimidating, but everyone has got to start somewhere. Discovering your tastes is a really fun journey and understanding the basics of varietals, regions, and tasting techniques will add new dimensions to your wine experience.. Read more