| Jul 29, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Education about sustainable water issues is best done hands-on - which is to say, with a drink in hand. That's the philosophy behind Wine For Us, a fundraiser set for this Thursday (June 31) at the Orlando Science Center.
The sixth annual bash is...
| Jul 25, 2014
A few years ago, I got into something of a Twitter war with an aspiring sommelier. He'd tweeted about having been to a dinner party hosted by a wine collector, mentioning the bottles of expensive wine that the collector had served. I replied that the...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 10:01 AM
You celebrated the Fourth of July with American wine, so when it comes to Bastille Day on July 14, you’re going to drink French, non?
Champagne, that most French of celebratory drinks, leaps to mind. But what about trying its Burgundian cousin,...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:09 AM
If you ever needed and excuse to open that precious bottle of Barbaresco or Barolo you’ve been keeping for a special moment, this is it: The vineyard landscape of Piedmont in northern Italy has just been officially added to the list of UNESCO...
| Jul 24, 2014
Our club: Founded in 2008, the Windy City Wine and Book Club is a group of 18 fun-loving, passionate, career-oriented and diverse women.
How we got started: Our founding member, Anne Uible, decided to start the club shortly after graduating from the...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Connecticut's largest wine festival returns this weekend, July 26 and 27, to the Goshen Fairgrounds, with wine tastings, food, crafts, wine seminars, live music and entertainment.
The two-day event features representatives from 11 participating...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:16 PM
1 For a different take on fast food, visit the Easton Farmers Market on Saturday for the annual Zucchini 500.
The annual event, now in its eighth year, pits racers against each other after they have carved their cars out of zucchini and...
| Jul 29, 2014
Q: I want to know the best way to store cheese...soft cheeses, hard cheeses, etc..Every time I open up the cheese after getting it at the store, I can't wrap it the way they do and it ends up in a Ziploc bag. And can you freeze most cheeses or does it...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 1:23 PM
All day Tuesday, they came to the Grand Cru wine bar with swollen red eyes, hugging one another and trying to make sense of the loss of a good friend and boss.
They lifted a glass and reminisced about Nelson Carey, the genial and worldly publican of...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:19 PM
On Thursday, Vivo Italian Kitchen & Wine Bar in Hanover will debut a biweekly series of Italian movie nights. Each movie night will feature a four-course prix-fixe menu inspired by that night's film.
For the series opener, "The Godfather," Vivo's...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Coravin has recalled about 65,000 Repair Wine Access System appliances in the U.S. and about 640 in Canada because of a laceration hazard. This recall involves all Coravin 1000 Wine Access Systems.
The system uses a hollow needle to penetrate a wine...