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5 Thoughts Everyone Has While Trying To Pick Out A Wine

It’s not easy. More »


Rihanna Takes Her Wine To Go All The Time Because Why The Hell Not

Do not try this at home. More »


Drew Barrymore Promotes Wine For First Post-Divorce Appearance

Newly divorced actress Drew Barrymore decided to get right back to work on important things: wine.

Barrymore attended the Pebble Beach Food & Wine event to promote her company Barrymore Wines. This is just one day after news broke that she and husband Will Kopelman are divorcing.

Here she is promoting… More »


Chardonnay + Zebra Cakes (And 6 More Wine And Crappy Snack Pairings)

A good glass of wine is the cornerstone of a relaxing evening at home after a long day of work, or parenting (which is work), or both. So many of us enjoy this small luxury but can’t afford to splurge on the higher end, vintage, found-in-a-wine-cellar type bottles.

No, for us it’s Woodbridge and Beringer,… More »


The Most Ratchet Winery Ever

Saugatuck, MI – the Napa Valley of the Midwest is a picturesque artsy town nestled against Lake Michigan frontage and host to a great portion of the Michigan Wine Trail. My new friend KB, a recent transplant from Texas, had been bugging me to take her some place to see the autumnal colors, and IMore »


Diane Keaton’s Wine Is Meant To Be Served Over Ice, As Nature Intended

It’s called The Keaton, and it sounds delightful. Also, wine over ice is the best, don’t come for me. More »


Group Of Black Women Kicked Off Napa Valley Wine Train After White Woman Complains About Their Laughter

Today in White Women Are Pretty Much The Worst*: a group of 12 women (11 Black and one White) were kicked off a train taking them on a wine tour of the Napa Valley, after a white woman (pictured above) complained to train staff that the women’s laughter was annoying her. She also remarked, “This is… More »


Bad News: Cheaper Wine Has Tons Of Arsenic

This goes out to all my girls who are used to hitting up Trader Joes after work and grabbing some “2 Buck Chuck” for a night in by themselves and trashy television. Apparently, we’re all ingesting small amounts of arsenic that is basically poisoning us?

Yikes. Mother Jones reported that “According to the… More »


Now You Can Have A Glass Of Wine With Your Cat

A brilliant Japanese company is bringing the world’s felines the greatest gift of all: WINE. I can only assume experiencing it for themselves will allow them to finally understand why their humans are so emotional about the stuff. Nyan Nyan Noveau, a bottled wine exclusively for cats that tastes just like the people variety, is made with… More »


10 Reasons Why Valentine’s Day Is Awesome And You Should Celebrate It

Despite my consistent general mood of cynicism and constant mild frustration with humanity, I happen to be a person who’s enthusiastic about all holidays, even the “Hallmark” holidays. Which means that I love Valentine’s Day, and now that it’s just around the corner, I’m going to try to make an argument for why you should… More »


Size Does Matter: “Fifty Shades Of Grey” Wine Just Got Bigger And Better

Warning: I will try and refrain from making continuous size and girth puns while writing this post.

“Fifty Shades Of Grey” wine has been on the market for a few years now, but E.L. James, the author of the book series, has upped the ante for those of us who fancy a …… More »


Woman Steals $3.99 Bottle Of Wine To Reunite With Her Jailed Boyfriend

Alicia Walicke, a 22-year-old from Cedar Park, Texas, was devastated when her boyfriend was arrested and sent to the county jail — so she set out to join him there. Walicke shoplifted a $3.99 bottle of wine from a local gas station and then sat down outside to drink it, waiting for the cops to… More »


5 Affordable Rosé Wines You Really Ought To Drink Before Summer Ends

About a month ago, while out to dinner, I was taking a while making my drink selection. After a minute or two, I cocked my head to the side and said to the bartender, “You know what, can I have a glass of the rosé?”

I’d never ordered rosé before, but I felt… More »


My New Favorite Thing: The Corkcicle Vinnebago Wine Canteen

I just returned from a beach vacation with family and feel compelled to tell you about the highlight of my trip: the Corkcicle Vinnebago. I promise you this is not a shameless media plug, you guys—this is the real deal. Prior to my trip, I was sent The Vinnebago, an insulated, stainless steel canteen that… More »


Dream Or Nightmare: Coffee Wine In A Can

If you’re a coffee lover and a wine lover, we’re about to tell you something that will either completely excite or disgust you. Friends Fun Wine has launched a collection of low-calorie, low-alcohol coffee wines in cans: Cabernet Coffee Espresso and Chardonnay Coffee Cappuccino. I’m completely confused about how to feel about it. … More »


Cheers! America Now Has The Largest Wine Market In The World

The good ol’ US of A has finally achieved the most lofty of honors: we have the largest wine market on the globe. And we even beat out France — yes, France — for the very first time this year.
According to the International Organization of Wine and Vine (OIV), Americans bought 29.1 million… More »


Life Dream Status: Eataly Is Opening A Nutella Bar

What’s the best thing in the world? Wine. And what’s the next best thing to wine? Nutella, obviously. So when Mario Batali’s massive NYC-based Italian marketplace, Eataly, was forced to close its wine shop due to a technicality in New York State Liquor Authority laws, he decided to dedicate the space to the next best… More »


Home Inspiration: Wine Racks For $50 Or Less

The “proper way” to store wine — butt up — originated out of a need to keep natural corks moist. Natural corks can dry and shrink over time allowing air into the bottle, oxidizing and spoiling the wine. Many wineries use screw tops and synthetic corks to minimize the risk, and let’s be honest, wine… More »


Thanks, I Made It Myself: 10 Crafts For Winos

It’s a familiar occurrence in the life of any eco-conscious wine enthusiast: while putting out your glass recycling, you look down at the 10 bags overflowing with wine bottles and think, “Dear God, my neighbors are going to think I’m a fall-down drunk.” The solution to this embarrassing problem? Don’t stop drinking or recycling. Just… More »


Life Dream Status: Red Robin Debuts Wine Milkshakes

Red Robin will always hold a special place in my heart. It was the most affordable “fine dining” establishment in the suburb a few miles from my small town high school, which made it the go-to place to celebrate birthdays, volleyball wins, SAT scores, and System of a Down CD releases. I spent many late… More »


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