Slow Wine: Deborah Parker Wong named senior editor for California guide (2019)

SLOW WINE: DEBORAH PARKER WONG NAMED SENIOR EDITOR FOR CALIFORNIA GUIDE (2019)

The 2018 Slow Wine Guide to the Wines of California featured 70 producers. Next year's edition will include twice that number. As coverage...

These Rosé-Infused Marshmallows Are Covered in Rose Gold Glitter, Naturally

THESE ROSÉ-INFUSED MARSHMALLOWS ARE COVERED IN ROSE GOLD GLITTER, NATURALLY

I'm gonna be up front about this: if you tell me that any food or beverage has Rosé in it, I'm down for a taste. You could literally...

 
 
 
Wild Turkey Takes a Broad Swipe at Traditional Age Statements

WILD TURKEY TAKES A BROAD SWIPE AT TRADITIONAL AGE STATEMENTS

A recently-approved Wild Turkey back label. Labels for beverage alcohol products must be submitted in advance to the Alcohol Tax and...

11 Must-See CBC Seminars

11 MUST-SEE CBC SEMINARS

Next week, more than 13,000 beer industry professionals are expected to travel to the 2018 Craft Brewers Conference, held in Nashville,...

 
 
 
Drink of the Week: Stumptown Nitro Hair Bender Cold Brew

DRINK OF THE WEEK: STUMPTOWN NITRO HAIR BENDER COLD BREW

Stumptown ‘s newest canned cold brew goes back to the company's roots. The Nitro Hair Bender Cold Brew uses their flagship espresso...

Q&A: Eric Wareheim on Wine

Q&A: ERIC WAREHEIM ON WINE

Eric Wareheim makes punk rock wine. Well, technically it's natural wine, but Wareheim has come to associate DIY, low-intervention natural...

 
 
 
Margo's Mezcal Avocado Margarita

MARGO'S MEZCAL AVOCADO MARGARITA

Avocado lends a creamy texture to this mezcal margarita. 2 oz. mezcal 1 oz. fresh lime juice ¾ oz. agave syrup ¼ ripe avocado Chili...

Revising our assumptions and classifications of wine region climates

REVISING OUR ASSUMPTIONS AND CLASSIFICATIONS OF WINE REGION CLIMATES

M2 Winery estate under April 2018 skies More and more wine consumers, as well as journalists and online scribes, are starting to notice...

 
 
 
Rodney Strong's Alexander Valley Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

RODNEY STRONG'S ALEXANDER VALLEY RESERVE CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2014

When wineries put the word “reserve” on their labels, it's meant to signify a more prestigious bottle, a wine with more select grapes,...

Boston Beer Rebounds in Q1, Reports 15 percent Shipment Growth

BOSTON BEER REBOUNDS IN Q1, REPORTS 15 PERCENT SHIPMENT GROWTH

Boston Beer Company has returned to growth. The company - which makes the Samuel Adams, Angry Orchard, Twisted Tea, and Truly Spiked...

 
 
 
The White House Served Zero Trump Wines at Its State Dinner

THE WHITE HOUSE SERVED ZERO TRUMP WINES AT ITS STATE DINNER

For a teetotaler with a well-documented love of Diet Coke & chewy steak , Donald Trump's first ever state dinner featured some pretty...

Sweet Liberty's Sherry Cobbler

SWEET LIBERTY'S SHERRY COBBLER

In his play on the classic Sherry Cobbler , John Lermayer introduces elderflower liqueur and honey to complement the dryness of fino...

 
 
 
Boulevard Hopes New High-End Offerings, Cans Will Boost Sales

BOULEVARD HOPES NEW HIGH-END OFFERINGS, CANS WILL BOOST SALES

In an effort to further establish itself in the high-end craft beer category, Kansas City's Boulevard Brewing Co. will launch a new...

Making the Case for Terroir in Spain Has Never Been Easy

MAKING THE CASE FOR TERROIR IN SPAIN HAS NEVER BEEN EASY

“This is a tough place by definition,” Valentí Llagostera says.“Nothing is easy. We are just survivors.” Lean and fit at 60, Llagostera...

 
 
 
The Road to Prohibition Was Due North of the Gulf of Wretchedness, According to These Maps

THE ROAD TO PROHIBITION WAS DUE NORTH OF THE GULF OF WRETCHEDNESS, ACCORDING TO THESE MAPS

Temperance maps are among America's most curious creative legacies. Missionaries, sobriety activists, and similarly minded reformers...

Nerello Mascalese vinegar from Etna is sexy (but Ancellotta pudding from Emilia is sexier)

NERELLO MASCALESE VINEGAR FROM ETNA IS SEXY (BUT ANCELLOTTA PUDDING FROM EMILIA IS SEXIER)

Another cool thing about this year's Vinitaly was the expanded food component. I spent most of my time at the fair tasting wines and...

 
 
 
Drunken Lamb Chops

DRUNKEN LAMB CHOPS

After immigrating to Chicago from Seoul, South Korea, at age 7, chef Bill Kim watched as his family's traditions converged with the...

Beer Distributors Convene on Capitol Hill to Discuss Growth Strategies

BEER DISTRIBUTORS CONVENE ON CAPITOL HILL TO DISCUSS GROWTH STRATEGIES

Leaders from the beer industry's three largest trade associations are vowing once again to unite brewers and distributors in an effort...

 
 
 
Cocktail Talk: The Day of the Owl

COCKTAIL TALK: THE DAY OF THE OWL

An intriguing read by an author I don't know, an Italian author, this book's title was too good to pass up, plus the fact that it takes...

Go Burrito Is Growing

GO BURRITO IS GROWING

Go Burrito is a Burrito Joint with fresh ingredients and a full bar. When you are looking for the best place to eat, drink, or just...

 
 
 



ROUND 1: South Korea's president meets with North Korea's Kim Jong Un in a...

ROUND 1: South Korea's president meets with North Korea's Kim Jong Un in a historic summit

Reuters South Korean President Moon Jae-in met face-to-face with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in a historic summit in the southern part of the demilitarized zone on... Read more ...

Broncos select NC State's Bradley Chubb with 5th pick in NFL Draft

Broncos select NC State's Bradley Chubb with 5th pick in NFL Draft

North Carolina State's all-time leader in sacks will be chasing quarterbacks for the Denver Broncos in 2018. Bradley Chubb didn't have to wait long Thursday to hear his name... Read more ...

Carolina Gamecocks tight end selected 25th overall in NFL Draft

Carolina Gamecocks tight end selected 25th overall in NFL Draft

University of South Carolina junior tight end Hayden Hurst was selected by the Baltimore Ravens with the 25th pick in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft. Read more ...

The 21 biggest questions we have after seeing 'Avengers: Infinity War'

The 21 biggest questions we have after seeing 'Avengers: Infinity War'

Marvel Warning: There are massive spoilers ahead for "Avengers: Infinity War." " Avengers: Infinity War " is in theaters and you're probably going through a range of emotions... Read more ...

Roger Goodell still got booed at the NFL Draft despite taking measures to...

Roger Goodell still got booed at the NFL Draft despite taking measures to avoid the reaction

NFL Network NFL commissioner Roger Goodell got greeted with boos at the start of the 2018 NFL Draft in Dallas. Goodell had attempted to mitigate the booing crowd by taking the... Read more ...

Trump reportedly called Michael Cohen to complain after he saw the lawyer...

Trump reportedly called Michael Cohen to complain after he saw the lawyer eating breakfast with Mark Cuban

President Donald Trump reportedly complained to his lawyer, Michael Cohen, about him having breakfast with billionaire Mark Cuban. Cuban told The Wall Street Journal that he... Read more ...

Guilty: Bill Cosby convicted of sexual assault

Guilty: Bill Cosby convicted of sexual assault

A jury has found actor Bill Cosby guilty on three counts of aggravated indecent assault over a 2004 incident in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Cosby, 80, faces up to 30 years in... Read more ...

DNA from genealogy website led to Golden State Killer's arrest, says...

DNA from genealogy website led to Golden State Killer's arrest, says California district attorney

The Sacramento County District Attorney's Office confirmed that the DNA that led to the arrest of the suspect in the Golden State Killer case came from a genealogy website. Read more ...

The FBI told White House lawyer Don McGahn that Rob Porter abused his wives...

The FBI told White House lawyer Don McGahn that Rob Porter abused his wives more than a year ago

The FBI first alerted White House counsel Don McGahn to allegations of violent spousal abuse made against former White House staff secretary Rob Porter in March 2017, according... Read more ...

NFL Draft 2018: Josh Allen confident tweets won't impact stock

NFL Draft 2018: Josh Allen confident tweets won't impact stock

The Wyoming quarterback has been caught in a draft-day controversy after some insensitive tweets surfaced Wednesday. Read more ...