6,000 Years and Counting – The Worlds Oldest Wine is Discovered in Italy

Wine certainly tastes better as it matures. While this statement may not be true in case of a newly discovered Italian wine, it nonetheless is being vouched for, thanks to its age. Tested to be around 6000- years, the wine in question has recently been discovered in traces by researchers in Sicily. It is claimed … More 6,000 Years and Counting – The Worlds Oldest Wine is Discovered in Italy

Learn How To Start a Wine Collection from Master Sommelier Brian McClintic

Brian McClintic is a Master Sommelier and documentary film star in the movies SOMM and SOMM: Into the Bottle. We asked Brian how a first-time wine collector should start a wine collection. Doing a quick Google search will result in a handful of articles on the subject, but each article requires a starting budget of $10,000! We challenged … More Learn How To Start a Wine Collection from Master Sommelier Brian McClintic

Check It Out: Chateau Ste. Michelle Turned 50 and Is Throwing a Party

It’s easy to forget—given our state’s nearly 1,000 wineries—that the phrase “Washington wine” is pretty new and that its big corporate names were not so long ago upstarts. Chateau Ste. Michelle—which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year—is certainly hard to see that way, since its now monolithic presence casts a shadow on its own past. Chateau … More Check It Out: Chateau Ste. Michelle Turned 50 and Is Throwing a Party

An Underwater Winery Just Opened In Croatia & We’re Already Packing Our Bags

There are plenty of reasons to travel to Croatia, including its rich history, beautiful coast, amazing food, and killer sunsets. (Your Instagram feed will be the envy of all your friends.) But if all that isn’t enough to convince you, the country’s first underwater winery will surely make Croatia shoot to the top of your travel bucket … More An Underwater Winery Just Opened In Croatia & We’re Already Packing Our Bags

The Summer of Frosé (aka Frozen Rosé) Is Nigh

It’s going to be everywhere. But here’s where to get it right now. Frosé. Frozen rosé. It’s one of those goofy portmanteaus I should mock, one of those no-shit-Sherlock trends one might ordinarily bypass for something that looks less like a Barbie dream beverage. But eff it. It’s rosé, summer’s best beverage, made into something cold and … More The Summer of Frosé (aka Frozen Rosé) Is Nigh

This Nearly $150,000 Bar Is the Ultimate Holiday Party Maker—It Even Comes with a Bartender

Just in time for the holidays, British designer Timothy Oulton has created a masterpiece for the most epic of merrymaking moments. The Ultimate Bar Cabinet is no ordinary spirit store; wrapped in rich leather panels affixed with hand-applied studs for a look both rugged and refined, the furnishing is a flawless addition to the most … More This Nearly $150,000 Bar Is the Ultimate Holiday Party Maker—It Even Comes with a Bartender