Posted: 2020-08-07 12:20:48
Earlier this week, I posed a question on Twitter: What is the biggest threat facing the wine industry right now? Dozens of wine professionals weighed in. Macro challenges like climate change...
Posted: 2020-08-07 12:15:53
We can’t stand taking a sip of our favorite beer, only to find it warm. It’s a shock to the senses, and more often than not, we drain-pour the contents. Thankfully, we’re n...
Everything You Need to Know About Ranch Water...

Everything You Need to Know About Ranch Water (and Why Everyone’s Drinking It)


Posted: 2020-08-07 12:00:50
Everything You Need to Know About Ranch Water (and Why Everyone’s Drinking It)
10 Things You Should Know About Rhinegeist Br...

10 Things You Should Know About Rhinegeist Brewery


Rhinegeist Brewery, founded in 2013, is among Cincinnati’s more unusual, ambitious breweries. Its brewing style does it all — from honoring the city’s historic brewing roots, to challe...
Posted: 2020-08-07 11:40:31
10 Things You Should Know About Rhinegeist Brewery
Rhinegeist Brewery, founded in 2013, is among Cincinnati’s more unusual, ambitious breweries. Its brewing style does it all — from honoring the city’s historic brewing roots, to challe...
Next Round: Tequila Herradura’s Jennifer Si...

Next Round: Tequila Herradura’s Jennifer Simmonds on Ultra-Premium Tequila’s Massive Growth


Airing between regular episodes of the VinePair Podcast, “Next Round” explores the ideas and innovations that are helping drinks businesses adapt in a time of unprecedented change. As th...
Posted: 2020-08-07 11:00:20
Next Round: Tequila Herradura’s Jennifer Simmonds on Ultra-Premium Tequila’s Massive Growth
Airing between regular episodes of the VinePair Podcast, “Next Round” explores the ideas and innovations that are helping drinks businesses adapt in a time of unprecedented change. As th...

Posted: 2020-08-07 11:00:20
Airing between regular episodes of the VinePair Podcast, “Next Round” explores the ideas and innovations that are helping drinks businesses adapt in a time of unprecedented change. As th...
Posted: 2020-08-06 07:19:08
In Florence, the need for bars and restaurants to serve food and drinks in a socially distanced manner has seen a medieval architectural oddity revived. Wine windows, known locally as buchet...
Julia Coney Joins VinePair as Contributing Ed...

Julia Coney Joins VinePair as Contributing Editor


This week, wine writer, educator, speaker, and consultant Julia Coney joined VinePair as Contributing Editor. Washington D.C. and Houston-based Coney is the founder of Black Wine Professiona...
Posted: 2020-08-06 02:38:54
Julia Coney Joins VinePair as Contributing Editor
This week, wine writer, educator, speaker, and consultant Julia Coney joined VinePair as Contributing Editor. Washington D.C. and Houston-based Coney is the founder of Black Wine Professiona...
The Best Drinkware For Sipping By The Pool...

The Best Drinkware For Sipping By The Pool


As far as we’re concerned, it’s not really summer if you’re not constantly sipping your favorite beverage by a pool or next to a body of water. It’s the dream, the epitome of easy su...
Posted: 2020-08-06 12:15:29
The Best Drinkware For Sipping By The Pool
As far as we’re concerned, it’s not really summer if you’re not constantly sipping your favorite beverage by a pool or next to a body of water. It’s the dream, the epitome of easy su...
How Salt Lake City Became a Top American Drin...

How Salt Lake City Became a Top American Drinking Destination


Last fall, before Covid-19 swept in and changed everything, I found myself on a road trip through Utah that started in Salt Lake City. There, men dressed in white refused me entrance to the ...
Posted: 2020-08-06 12:00:51
How Salt Lake City Became a Top American Drinking Destination
Last fall, before Covid-19 swept in and changed everything, I found myself on a road trip through Utah that started in Salt Lake City. There, men dressed in white refused me entrance to the ...

Posted: 2020-08-06 11:40:48
Traditionally made with Aperol, Prosecco, and club soda, the Aperol Spritz is a drink adored around the world. The Italian summer staple is sweet, bitter, and bubbly — light enough to cool...
Posted: 2020-08-06 11:20:28
In the realm of $10-and-under wines, Masciarelli’s 2017 Montepulciano d’Abruzzo is near the top of the list. This delicious, estate-bottled red from the Abruzzo region of central Italy c...
Glassware: What Do You Need and Why?...

Glassware: What Do You Need and Why?


Inspired by one of VinePair’s most popular site sections, the Wine 101 podcast takes an educational, easy-to-digest look into the world of wine. This week’s episode is brought to you by ...
Posted: 2020-08-06 10:45:25
Glassware: What Do You Need and Why?
Inspired by one of VinePair’s most popular site sections, the Wine 101 podcast takes an educational, easy-to-digest look into the world of wine. This week’s episode is brought to you by ...
Olympic Athlete Swims 25 Meters With Full Bee...

Olympic Athlete Swims 25 Meters With Full Beer Glass Balanced On Head


As TikTok challenges go, this is one of the more impressive feats we’ve witnessed while trying to escape the boredom of quarantine life. On Monday, five-time Olympic gold medalist Katie Le...
Posted: 2020-08-05 10:02:23
Olympic Athlete Swims 25 Meters With Full Beer Glass Balanced On Head
As TikTok challenges go, this is one of the more impressive feats we’ve witnessed while trying to escape the boredom of quarantine life. On Monday, five-time Olympic gold medalist Katie Le...
Every Table Needs A Wine Bottle Coaster...

Every Table Needs A Wine Bottle Coaster


You’ve found the perfect crystal wine glasses. The linen tablecloth was woven by artisans in the Hudson Valley. The wine was made biodynamically by a father-daughter team in Piedmont. The ...
Posted: 2020-08-05 12:15:07
Every Table Needs A Wine Bottle Coaster
You’ve found the perfect crystal wine glasses. The linen tablecloth was woven by artisans in the Hudson Valley. The wine was made biodynamically by a father-daughter team in Piedmont. The ...

Posted: 2020-08-05 12:00:24
The craft beer industry is in the midst of an unimaginable catch-22. At many of the country’s 8,000-plus small breweries, the struggle to keep the lights on has never been harder. At the s...
Posted: 2020-08-05 11:40:22
As bars and restaurants continue to navigate the coronavirus pandemic and reopening phases, VinePair asked the bartenders and drinks professionals below to provide a virtual tip jar or fund ...
4 Ways to Bring Your Cocktail Party Outside...

4 Ways to Bring Your Cocktail Party Outside


Posted: 2020-08-05 10:45:42
4 Ways to Bring Your Cocktail Party Outside
Scotch Whisky Salvaged From 80-Year-Old Shipw...

Scotch Whisky Salvaged From 80-Year-Old Shipwreck Up for Auction


If you ever dreamed of owning a bottle of whisky pulled from the planks of one of the most famous shipwrecks in modern history, now is your chance. A bottle of Scotch salvaged from the 1941 ...
Posted: 2020-08-04 05:29:32
Scotch Whisky Salvaged From 80-Year-Old Shipwreck Up for Auction
If you ever dreamed of owning a bottle of whisky pulled from the planks of one of the most famous shipwrecks in modern history, now is your chance. A bottle of Scotch salvaged from the 1941 ...
Never Drink Warm Beer With These Chillable Pi...

Never Drink Warm Beer With These Chillable Pint Glasses


There are few greater pleasures than cracking open a cold beer on a warm afternoon. We’d argue it’s one of life’s most precious moments. However, one of life’s not-so-precious-moment...
Posted: 2020-08-04 12:15:35
Never Drink Warm Beer With These Chillable Pint Glasses
There are few greater pleasures than cracking open a cold beer on a warm afternoon. We’d argue it’s one of life’s most precious moments. However, one of life’s not-so-precious-moment...

Posted: 2020-08-04 12:00:52
Buying spirits online has never been more convenient for consumers. In dozens of states, drinkers can purchase their favorite liquor brands through websites such as ReserveBar, and have them...
Posted: 2020-08-04 11:40:22
There’s no denying hard seltzer has quickly become a go-to drink for many Americans — especially during the sweltering summer months. The sparkling, low-cal, low-ABV drink is available i...
The British Toast That’s the Equivalent of ...

The British Toast That’s the Equivalent of Saying, ‘It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere’


A popular catchphrase among modern-day drinkers is one you’ll recognize. The article The British Toast That’s the Equivalent of Saying, ‘It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere’ appeared fir...
Posted: 2020-08-04 11:20:36
The British Toast That’s the Equivalent of Saying, ‘It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere’
A popular catchphrase among modern-day drinkers is one you’ll recognize. The article The British Toast That’s the Equivalent of Saying, ‘It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere’ appeared fir...
VinePair Podcast: Hard Seltzer Is Rapidly Evo...

VinePair Podcast: Hard Seltzer Is Rapidly Evolving — Here’s What You Need to Know


Last summer, a.k.a. the summer of hard seltzer, starred the juggernaut that is White Claw. While White Claw Summer turned out to be a massive success that transcends seasons, summer 2020 has...
Posted: 2020-08-04 11:00:58
VinePair Podcast: Hard Seltzer Is Rapidly Evolving — Here’s What You Need to Know
Last summer, a.k.a. the summer of hard seltzer, starred the juggernaut that is White Claw. While White Claw Summer turned out to be a massive success that transcends seasons, summer 2020 has...
This Flask Also Holds Your Favorite Cigar...

This Flask Also Holds Your Favorite Cigar


From Winston Churchill to Al Pacino to Madonna, cigars are well-loved by those who know that the best life is the one well-savored. And, is there any more baller way to end a meal than a cig...
Posted: 2020-08-03 12:15:31
This Flask Also Holds Your Favorite Cigar
From Winston Churchill to Al Pacino to Madonna, cigars are well-loved by those who know that the best life is the one well-savored. And, is there any more baller way to end a meal than a cig...

Posted: 2020-08-03 12:00:28
Hard seltzer is big business, accounting for $2.7 billion in off-premise sales over the 52-week period ending June 13, and posted its biggest week of sales yet over the July 4 holiday, accor...
Posted: 2020-08-03 11:40:34
Hard seltzer has unquestionably swept the nation over the past year. In fact, Americans bought more hard seltzer than vodka in 2019. And with its light, fruity taste, low-calorie content, an...
Ask Adam: What’s the Opposite of Dry Gin?...

Ask Adam: What’s the Opposite of Dry Gin?


London Dry, which is the style I assume you are asking about, is the most prevalent gin on the market. If you’re a gin drinker, it is more than likely that the gin you’re drinking is one...
Posted: 2020-08-03 11:20:20
Ask Adam: What’s the Opposite of Dry Gin?
London Dry, which is the style I assume you are asking about, is the most prevalent gin on the market. If you’re a gin drinker, it is more than likely that the gin you’re drinking is one...
Understanding the Art and Science of Aging Ch...

Understanding the Art and Science of Aging Cheese


I’ve taught hundreds of cheese and wine pairing classes across the United States. While cheese knowledge and preferences vary, there is one question I can count on being asked in every sin...
Posted: 2020-08-02 12:00:39
Understanding the Art and Science of Aging Cheese
I’ve taught hundreds of cheese and wine pairing classes across the United States. While cheese knowledge and preferences vary, there is one question I can count on being asked in every sin...
This Glass Will Keep Your Cocktails Cold Outs...

This Glass Will Keep Your Cocktails Cold Outside All Summer Long


With to-go cocktails becoming legal in many states, and outdoor imbibing at an all-time peak, it’s time to take our cocktail consumption game up a notch. Enter the Cooler than Cool Chilled...
Posted: 2020-07-31 03:00:56
This Glass Will Keep Your Cocktails Cold Outside All Summer Long
With to-go cocktails becoming legal in many states, and outdoor imbibing at an all-time peak, it’s time to take our cocktail consumption game up a notch. Enter the Cooler than Cool Chilled...

Posted: 2020-07-31 12:15:05
It’s true that when sipping tequila, adding salt and lime to the equation isn’t really the move, as it completely masks the flavors of the spirit in your glass. However when enjo...
Posted: 2020-07-31 12:00:16
Joey Bada$$ travels with a bottle of Sancerre in his rider. Although he claims to have only started drinking upon reaching legal age, now at a ripe 25 years old, the Brooklyn-born rapper has...
10 Things You Should Know About Sauza Tequila...

10 Things You Should Know About Sauza Tequila


As tequila continues to lift itself out of the dimly lit corner American drinkers spilled it in, discerning drinkers among us will notice an increased emphasis on smaller, family-owned, “c...
Posted: 2020-07-31 11:40:51
10 Things You Should Know About Sauza Tequila
As tequila continues to lift itself out of the dimly lit corner American drinkers spilled it in, discerning drinkers among us will notice an increased emphasis on smaller, family-owned, “c...
Our Seven Most Popular Watermelon Cocktail Re...

Our Seven Most Popular Watermelon Cocktail Recipes


The best summertime cocktails are fruity, refreshing, and seemingly endless in their thirst-quenching abilities. Watermelon accomplishes this on its own as a snack, so it’s no wonder it ca...
Posted: 2020-07-31 11:20:40
Our Seven Most Popular Watermelon Cocktail Recipes
The best summertime cocktails are fruity, refreshing, and seemingly endless in their thirst-quenching abilities. Watermelon accomplishes this on its own as a snack, so it’s no wonder it ca...
Sip Trip Finale...

Sip Trip Finale


Posted: 2020-07-31 10:45:43
Sip Trip Finale

Sip Trip Finale

Posted: 2020-07-31 10:45:43

Posted: 2020-07-30 05:56:13
Coca-Cola is officially entering the hard seltzer category with its popular Topo Chico mineral water. On Thursday, the beverage company behemoth announced it will offer a Topo Chico Hard Sel...
Posted: 2020-07-30 12:15:57
So, you bought a decanter, thinking that it’s an important piece to add to your bar. You take it out of the box for the first time and pause. “How are you supposed to clean this again?...
A Field Guide to New Western Dry Gin — From...

A Field Guide to New Western Dry Gin — From Balance to Botanicals to Brands


When bartender Ryan Magarian and distiller Christian Krogstad co-founded Aviation Gin in 2006 there was no commonly used term to describe their settled-upon style of gin. So Magarian coined ...
Posted: 2020-07-30 12:00:09
A Field Guide to New Western Dry Gin — From Balance to Botanicals to Brands
When bartender Ryan Magarian and distiller Christian Krogstad co-founded Aviation Gin in 2006 there was no commonly used term to describe their settled-upon style of gin. So Magarian coined ...
Eight Great Old Fashioned Recipe Riffs...

Eight Great Old Fashioned Recipe Riffs


The Old Fashioned is one of the world’s oldest and most beloved whiskey cocktails. It’s also one of the simplest. A standard Old Fashioned combines bourbon or rye whiskey with Angostura ...
Posted: 2020-07-30 11:40:00
Eight Great Old Fashioned Recipe Riffs
The Old Fashioned is one of the world’s oldest and most beloved whiskey cocktails. It’s also one of the simplest. A standard Old Fashioned combines bourbon or rye whiskey with Angostura ...
Bodegas Borsao ‘Tres Picos’ Garnacha 2017...

Bodegas Borsao ‘Tres Picos’ Garnacha 2017, Campo de Borja, Spain


This unusual and satisfying red wine from Spain is one of the best values I’ve come across all year. It’s notable for its versatility, complexity, and outstanding price point. The articl...
Posted: 2020-07-30 11:20:18
Bodegas Borsao ‘Tres Picos’ Garnacha 2017, Campo de Borja, Spain
This unusual and satisfying red wine from Spain is one of the best values I’ve come across all year. It’s notable for its versatility, complexity, and outstanding price point. The articl...

Posted: 2020-07-30 10:45:35
Inspired by one of VinePair’s most popular site sections, the Wine 101 podcast takes an educational, easy-to-digest look into the world of wine. This week’s episode is brought to you by ...
Posted: 2020-07-29 07:35:49
Coronavirus may be stopping sports fans from cheering on their favorite team in the stadium, but Heineken is bringing that experience to the homes of some lucky soccer fans. On Wednesday, He...
Natty Light Contest Will Bring the College Do...

Natty Light Contest Will Bring the College Dorm to Your Home This Fall


With droves of college students stuck at home for the upcoming semester, Natural Light has just announced its solution for recreating the college experience: the Natural Light “Dorm from H...
Posted: 2020-07-29 05:12:46
Natty Light Contest Will Bring the College Dorm to Your Home This Fall
With droves of college students stuck at home for the upcoming semester, Natural Light has just announced its solution for recreating the college experience: the Natural Light “Dorm from H...
Hands Down, The Best Insulated Wine Tumbler Y...

Hands Down, The Best Insulated Wine Tumbler You Can Buy


One look in our kitchen cabinet and you’d immediately notice that we have a lot of wine glasses. While some might classify this as mid-grade hoarding, each one has specific uses. But if we...
Posted: 2020-07-29 12:15:06
Hands Down, The Best Insulated Wine Tumbler You Can Buy
One look in our kitchen cabinet and you’d immediately notice that we have a lot of wine glasses. While some might classify this as mid-grade hoarding, each one has specific uses. But if we...
How a West Bank Brewery Is Building Bridges B...

How a West Bank Brewery Is Building Bridges Between Israeli and Palestinian Beer Enthusiasts


The Khoury family is used to breaking barriers. They’re a Christian family in Palestine’s overwhelmingly Muslim West Bank, where alcohol is forbidden according to Islamic law. They’re ...
Posted: 2020-07-29 12:00:29
How a West Bank Brewery Is Building Bridges Between Israeli and Palestinian Beer Enthusiasts
The Khoury family is used to breaking barriers. They’re a Christian family in Palestine’s overwhelmingly Muslim West Bank, where alcohol is forbidden according to Islamic law. They’re ...

Posted: 2020-07-29 11:40:00
Red wine is misunderstood. One of the most common misconceptions is that, unlike its white counterparts, reds are best served at room temperature. Not only is this not true for all (ahem, mo...
Posted: 2020-07-29 11:20:57
As bars and restaurants continue to navigate the coronavirus pandemic and reopening phases, VinePair asked the bartenders and drinks professionals below to provide a virtual tip jar or fund ...
Alcohol Delivery Service Drizly Confirms Data...

Alcohol Delivery Service Drizly Confirms Data Breach in Email to Customers


On Tuesday, online alcohol delivery service Drizly confirmed it had experienced a data breach. In an email sent to customers, the company said it discovered suspicious activity from an “un...
Posted: 2020-07-28 10:03:52
Alcohol Delivery Service Drizly Confirms Data Breach in Email to Customers
On Tuesday, online alcohol delivery service Drizly confirmed it had experienced a data breach. In an email sent to customers, the company said it discovered suspicious activity from an “un...
The Single Best Gift For People Getting Into ...

The Single Best Gift For People Getting Into Bourbon


Posted: 2020-07-28 07:30:24
The Single Best Gift For People Getting Into Bourbon
Australian Emus Ostrichsized From Pub for ‘...

Australian Emus Ostrichsized From Pub for ‘Bad Behavior’


Just as restrictions from coronavirus are slowly being lifted, a pub in the Australian Outback is going back into lockdown. But not for the reason you might suspect. The Yaraka Hotel — the...
Posted: 2020-07-28 06:39:07
Australian Emus Ostrichsized From Pub for ‘Bad Behavior’
Just as restrictions from coronavirus are slowly being lifted, a pub in the Australian Outback is going back into lockdown. But not for the reason you might suspect. The Yaraka Hotel — the...