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How to Make the Most of Your Socially-Distant Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day looks a bit different this year, but that’s not stopping us from kicking summer off right. Check out tips for making the most of your socially-distanced Memorial Day Weekend. Have a stash of wine on hand, chill a few red wines, support your local wine shop, and most of cheers with friends and family!

Everything You Need to Know About Bordeaux

Bordeaux might be France’s most misunderstood wine region. Best known for classified Growth bottlings the region’s wine scene goes far beyond that. Home to crisp whites, dry (affordable!) reds & one of the most complex sweet wine productions. Read on to learn about the right vs left bank, classification systems & more.

Caps, Corks, and More: Everything You Need to Know About Wine Bottle Closures

We’re breaking down everything you need to know about wine bottle closures. From screw caps, cork, to wax top and all the options in between. No wine-related topic garners more debate and questions than wine closures, each with their own pros and cons.

Everything You Need to Know About Rosé Wine

Looking to dive deeper into the world of drinking pink? Check out our comprehensive guide to everything you need to know about rosé wine, here.

5 Pantry Staples to Have on Hand at All Times, According to a Michelin-Starred Chef (And the Wines to Drink With Them!)

We’ve enlisted the help of our in-house Michelin-starred chef to walk us through five must-have ingredients to keep on hand -- wine pairings included!

Decoding Wine Labels: How to Know What's Inside the Bottle

Wine labels can tell you more about what’s in the bottle than what meets the eye, and knowing how to unravel what’s written on them (front & back) is key!

5 Austrian Producers You Need to Know

We're always on the hunt for delicious cool climate whites and Austria never disappoints. Check out these five producers to taste the country's best! 

Our Top Wine Pairings for Easter & Passover Favorites

We’ve rounded up a list of our top wine pairings for ten classic Easter and Passover dinner staples, perfect for elevating your meal wherever you are!

Everything You Need to Know About the Loire Valley

No French region over delivers like the Loire Valley. Known for thirst-quenching whites and chillable reds, these wines are the best of both worlds.

Keep Calm, Buy Wine Online

From customized experiences to convenient delivery to finding your tribe, we’ve rounded up six reasons why shopping for wine online is the best thing ever.

5 Tuscan Producers You Need to Know

Known for savory Sangiovese, Tuscany is home to some of the greatest winemakers in the world. Get to know the producers we love through our guide, here. 

To the Women in Wine Who Inspire Us

In honor of International Women's Day, we’re highlighting some of the hardest working females in food and wine. Our industry wouldn’t be the same without you. 

Producers We Love: Comando G

Comando G is one of Spain’s best-kept secrets and we’re here to let you in on it. Rayas-like aromatics meet Burgundian texture. Intrigued? Read on.

5 Northern Rhône Producers You Need to Know

Our love for the Northern Rhône knows no limits, as the region is home to some of the world’s best winemakers. Here are five producers you need to know! 

Our Favorite BYOBs in New York City

Dining out in NYC isn’t cheap, and usually the booze is to blame. Here are our top picks for BYOBs in New York City (wine recommendations included!)

Everything You Need to Know About Grower Champagne

When we pop bubbles, we sip the best-- which means we stick to Grower Champagne. Check out our guide to Everything You Need to Know About Grower Champagne!

Take Wine Seriously, but Not Too Seriously

In honor of our quest for wine-soaked pleasure, we’re looking to 6 producers who remind us that wine is ultimately about the simple joy of being together. 

Four Wine Books You Need to Read in 2020

Learning about wine doesn’t require textbook memorization. Looking to get informed but not sure where to start? These 4 books are at the top of our list. 

Three Producers Making Good Wine from Classic Grapes In Not-So-Classic Regions

Check out three producers vinifying classic grapes in regions where you’d least expect it. Venturing off the beaten path can be the most rewarding route!

Drink More (Not Less) Beaujolais

Beaujolais never gets old. To kick the year off right, we’re recommending five unmissable Beaujolais producers that we’re vowing to drink more of in 2020.

Eat. Drink. Travel. Repeat.

Eat, drink, travel, repeat is our 2020 mantra. Although we have a long list of regions we’d love to visit, here are our top five picks for this year.