Thank you Spain for inventing Sangria. And thank you United States for making it a national holiday. Which is today by the way. Hoping you and yours have a happy and safe Sangria Day.read more
Back in 2014, Graham Veysey met up with a friend for a drink after work. He found himself wondering if there was any way to make drinking wine easier. He had been a wine lover for a long time, but was tired of trying to distinguish between Merlots and Pino Noirs that other, more seasoned wine-o’s love to drone on about. He wanted something for every-day people who love wine, but don’t need all the fanfare. That very night, he brought the web domain mancanwine.com.read more
Somehow, November is already almost over and Thanksgiving is next week. This means relatives galore. There’s nothing worse than getting corned into discussing weird video games with your odd second cousin (How are you even related?) or even worse, getting stuck sitting next to your loud, racist uncle during mealtime. Let’s keep the conversation light shall we?read more
This election seems to be one of those tragic events where everyone knows it’s a mess but you can’t look away. And you shouldn’t! Watching the Presidential Debate is important, but we thought we would help you make it a little more fun- in a very cheap way. We have a list of red wine, some a great bargain while some you’re getting what you pay for. It’ll be sure to add some extra entertainment while watching the debate. Here are 9 crappy red wines you can drink while watching a less than perfect presidential debate:read more
The world of vino can seem like a daunting one. So to help all the intimidated wine drinkers out there, we collected some expert advice from sommeliers and wine shop owners to compile some tips:read more
By now, everyone is well aware that the United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union. People all over the world are wondering what this move will do to the world economy, currency exchange and international relations. We, however, are concerned about if and how it will affect our drinking habits. Luckily, here in the United States there is not likely to be any immediate, catastrophic effects.read more
Do you love going to vineyards and exploring the history, as well as the process of winemaking? If the answer is yes and you find yourself in any of these parts of the world, we would highly recommend you stop and visit these places:read more
Rosé is so passé. Get ready for the next big thing in the vino-loving community: blue wine.
Founded by a group of nine Spanish entrepreneurs, this revolutionary wine, called Gik, has already become widely popular all over Europe. Currently, it is available in Spain, France, the Netherlands, Germany, and the United Kingdom. Wondering how it gets that electric blue tone? According to Gik’s website, the color is derived from a combination of organic pigments found in both white and red grapes, called indigo and anthocyanin. Gik’s founders suggest pairing the sweet-tasting wine with nachos, pasta carbonara, or sushi. Sounds good to us.read more
Sugarfina has officially changed our summer. This luxury candy boutique has come up with their best idea yet: Rosé infused gummy bears.
Yes way, Rosé ! These perfect pink bears can make a great snack from relaxing on your deck at home, all the way to the beach this season. These adult candies taste crisp and sweet, so get them while you can – they are selling fast. Currently there is a waitlist of 400 people, but don’t let that get you down. Sugarfina is making them fast, claiming that they’ll have more ready to sell this week. Don’t miss out on the perfect mix of candy and bubbly booze – join the waitlist here: firstname.lastname@example.org more
It’s that time of year, when the day is dedicated to our Mamas. If you’ve found you don’t have enough time to get her the perfect gift, why not trade out flowers for a special cocktail at her Mother’s Day brunch? Here are some recipes that are bound to get you inspired.read more