Sonoma Crush: On the Frontlines during Harvest Season

Editors note: We are deeply saddened that California fires have damaged many vineyards. The Kendall-Jackson winery family home was destroyed in the Kincade Fire in October. Our hearts go out to everyone affected.  Sonoma, California isn’t known for its nightlife scene—in fact, locals have dubbed it ‘Slo-noma’ due to the fact that many bars and... Read More

The Best Wines to Drink with Vegan Food

There’s no reason to be intimidated by pairing wines with vegan meals, because the same general guidelines apply: fat, acidity, body, sweetness, tartness and flavor are all components of a dish that influence making the best match.

Storming of the Sazerac: Feminist Cocktail History Is Alive Today

We’ve all seen the quote, “Well-behaved women seldom make history,” plastered on car bumpers and T-shirts. It was originally part of an article lamenting the fact that so many women are historically overlooked, however, its modern interpretation is that women who live boldly become unforgettable. The women who stormed the Sazerac Bar in 1949 demanding... Read More

Here’s What you Need to Know About Slovenian Wine

A decade ago, wine experts like Jancis Robinson said that the quality of Slovenian wines was hit or miss, but in the years since, the country has set off on a pathway to being one of the world’s most exciting wine regions.  Slovenia is a relatively young country, politically speaking — it only just gained... Read More