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10 Things I Learned from 30 Days of Not Drinking

Brooklyn Hughes
in Culture

The wine may be missing, but here's what I gained (hint: not pounds)

Is Beer Belly Real?

Ossiana Tepfenhart
in Science

If there's one thing that strikes fear into every dieter's heart when they attend a party, it's the possibility of gaining a beer belly. It's easy to see why; beer belly's not exactly the most attract...

Best Wine Delivery Services

Jus L'amore
in Buyer's Guide

Wine is a staple for cultures around the world. Shared over dinner with friends and family, the cure to a long day, even an offering of gratitude or apologies. No matter how wine is received (or consu...

Best Wineries in Virginia

Daniel Falconer
in Buyer's Guide

When it comes to the best wineries in Virginia, there are a lot of options and places to consider. While there are brilliant wineries all over the East Coast, nothing quite compares to Virginia. As th...

Guide to Chilling Red Wine

Ossiana Tepfenhart
in How To

I feel like I might end up getting crucified by certain oenophiles for writing this, but yes, the world does need a guide to chilling red wine properly. Red wine, if you listen to most people in the w...

A Romantic Getaway to Burntshirt Vineyards in the Carolinas

Marlene Affeld
in Entertainment

The area around Henderson offers spectacular scenery, quaint bed and breakfasts, and an opportunity to visit one of North Carolina’s best-kept secrets; the Burntshirt Vineyards in Henderson. Tucked in...

Myths About Alcohol You Shouldn't Believe

Daniel Falconer
in Culture

If you’re of above legal drinking age, or for some of you, even if you’re below it, you’re likely to know exactly how it feels to go to the bar and order your first alcoholic drink. The excitement and...

History of Wine and Church

Cato Conroy
in Culture

The church is not exactly what most people would think of when they are asked to name a champion of partying. However, it'd be a lie to say that the often straight-laced church didn't have a major con...

How To Open Wine Without a Corkscrew

Skunk Uzeki
in How To

There was a point where I lived in a warehouse with a bunch of other rag-tag artist individuals. None of us were particularly wealthy, but a lot of us did enjoy our wines. But, unlike the 40s of malt ...

Best Wine Bars in NYC

Ossiana Tepfenhart
in Culture

Prior to my current job, I was a food critic. I spent a huge amount of time going to bar after bar, sipping wine and cocktails while I took mental notes on everything from the service, to the ambiance...

Do Hangover Pills Work?

Rowan Marley
in Science

If you have gone to a Whole Foods or even just walked up to a bodega, you have probably seen pills that claim that they can end a hangover or even prevent a hangover. Some pills even suggest that they...