Search

Boqueria Dupont: Authentic Spanish Fare in DC

BOQUERIA DUPONT: AUTHENTIC SPANISH FARE IN DC

Boqueria Dupont restaurant brings the deeply rooted flavors of Barcelona to Washington DC. A destination where excellent wine and dishes...

Pandan Leaves Are Bartenders' Latest Flavor Experiment

PANDAN LEAVES ARE BARTENDERS' LATEST FLAVOR EXPERIMENT

The cocktail world is one of constant reinvention. Bartenders have ingredients, textures, flavors, and products at their fingertips,...

 
 
 
What's On McDonald's Dollar Menu For 2020? There's Cheap Food & Drink

WHAT'S ON MCDONALD'S DOLLAR MENU FOR 2020? THERE'S CHEAP FOOD & DRINK

The Golden Arches is making it so much easier to fill up on your favorite McDonald's bites and sips without breaking the bank. The...

The Van Winkle Phenomenon and How It Got That Way

THE VAN WINKLE PHENOMENON AND HOW IT GOT THAT WAY

There is nothing else quite like it in the world of distilled spirits, a product in such demand that they rarely hit the retail shelf...

 
 
 
30th Anniversary Wine Dinner

30TH ANNIVERSARY WINE DINNER

Friday, November 9th, 2018 / 6 pm- 9 pm The Rattlesnake Club invites you to help kick off our 30th Anniversary celebrations with a...

Fake Booze: Synthetic Wine and Spirits Are Here, But Are They Good?

FAKE BOOZE: SYNTHETIC WINE AND SPIRITS ARE HERE, BUT ARE THEY GOOD?

To quote Jurassic Park's Dr. Ian Malcom , “Your scientists were so preoccupied with whether or not they could, they didn't stop to...

 
 
 
It's Mardi Gras!

IT'S MARDI GRAS!

Think “ Mardi Gras ” and the wild parades, fantastical costumes and high spirits of New Orleans come to mind, though the heritage of...

 
 
 
Cocktail of the Week: Baccarat Rouge at Baccarat Hotel New York

COCKTAIL OF THE WEEK: BACCARAT ROUGE AT BACCARAT HOTEL NEW YORK

Baccarat Rouge at Baccarat Hotel in New York 2 oz Clase Azul Plata Tequila 1 oz passionfruit juice .25 oz Allspice Dram .25 oz lime...

 
 
 
Weekend reading: Industry schemes to deny harm

WEEKEND READING: INDUSTRY SCHEMES TO DENY HARM

David Michaels. The Triumph of Doubt: Dark Money and the Science of Deception. Oxford University Press, 2019. Even though this book...

Age Is Beauty: The Confounding Case of Italian White Wine

AGE IS BEAUTY: THE CONFOUNDING CASE OF ITALIAN WHITE WINE

In general, it's relatively easy for wine drinkers to wrap their heads around the idea that certain red wines improve with age. Offering...

 
 
 
2020 Cocktail Bartender of the Year: Natasha David

2020 COCKTAIL BARTENDER OF THE YEAR: NATASHA DAVID

Natasha David at home in New York with her two children. In contrast to the highly stylized and filtered images that populate social...

9 Things You Should Know About Ballast Point

9 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT BALLAST POINT

Ballast Point Brewing 's calling card for the last 15 years has been its Sculpin IPA (label pictured here - and no word on whether...

 
 
 
Garden Terrace Wine Tastings 2019

GARDEN TERRACE WINE TASTINGS 2019

June 6th-August 25th, 2019 Our Garden Terrace Wine Tastings will begin on Thursday, June 6th, featuring Champagne & Sparkling Wine!...

Baked Halibut Marsala Recipe with Mushrooms

BAKED HALIBUT MARSALA RECIPE WITH MUSHROOMS

Tender white fish fillets are baked and smothered in a marsala wine mushroom sauce for a healthy, delicious baked halibut recipe. 315...

 
 
 
Leap Day at Eataly Las Vegas

LEAP DAY AT EATALY LAS VEGAS

Every four years, we get an extra day to indulge in Italian food and drink. The best way to take advantage of an extra day in the year?...

Scottish Distillery Uses Peas To Create ‘World's First Climate-Positive Gin'

SCOTTISH DISTILLERY USES PEAS TO CREATE ‘WORLD'S FIRST CLIMATE-POSITIVE GIN'

Drink more gin , help save the world? It sounds too good to be true, but a group of scientists and distillers in Scotland may have...

 
 
 
Häagen-Dazs Announces Boozy Rosé Ice Cream

HÄAGEN-DAZS ANNOUNCES BOOZY ROSÉ ICE CREAM

Häagen-Dazs appears to have finally bought a ticket for the frosé train, having recently announced the expansion of its boozy Häagen-Dazs...

This Only Child Candle Smells Like "an Imaginary Friend," and LOL, the Truth to This

THIS ONLY CHILD CANDLE SMELLS LIKE "AN IMAGINARY FRIEND," AND LOL, THE TRUTH TO THIS

When you're an only child , you have to get pretty creative sometimes in order to keep yourself entertained. You can't always be with...