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New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc Shortage Predicted After Harsh Growing Season

NEW ZEALAND SAUVIGNON BLANC SHORTAGE PREDICTED AFTER HARSH GROWING SEASON

A series of brutal spring frosts combined with a drought-like harvest season has significantly reduced the yield of Sauvignon Blanc...

The Most Inexpensive Ways to Decorate Summer Cocktails

THE MOST INEXPENSIVE WAYS TO DECORATE SUMMER COCKTAILS

With warmer weather slowly creeping in, many are switching from spicy bourbon cocktails to light, bright, citrus-driven drinks. Mixing...

 
 
 
Burgundy's Progressive Vignerons Are Breaking Tradition With Natural, Low-Intervention Wines

BURGUNDY'S PROGRESSIVE VIGNERONS ARE BREAKING TRADITION WITH NATURAL, LOW-INTERVENTION WINES

It's not news that wine is changing. As climate and other factors continue to affect the global winemaking landscape , new styles and...

The Difference Between Jameson, Bushmills, and Tullamore D.E.W., Explained

THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN JAMESON, BUSHMILLS, AND TULLAMORE D.E.W., EXPLAINED

Whether sipped neat, with a splash of water, or in coffee , Americans can't get enough Irish whiskey. According to The Spirits Business...

 
 
 
VinePair Podcast: Why Counterfeit Is Rampant in Fine Wines and Spirits

VINEPAIR PODCAST: WHY COUNTERFEIT IS RAMPANT IN FINE WINES AND SPIRITS

It's a poorly kept secret in the world of fine wine and spirits that counterfeiting is endemic. The explosion at the top end of the...

Vodka Made in Chernobyl Seized by Ukrainian Authorities

VODKA MADE IN CHERNOBYL SEIZED BY UKRAINIAN AUTHORITIES

The first batch of 1,500 bottles of Atomik vodka , the only consumer good to come out of Chernobyl in 35 years, was seized by Ukrainian...

 
 
 
Why High Noon's Tropical Seltzers Should Be in Your Beach Bag

WHY HIGH NOON'S TROPICAL SELTZERS SHOULD BE IN YOUR BEACH BAG

Certain things make summer actually feel like summer. Maybe it's the sound of ocean waves or the weirdly pleasant bouquet of suntan...

Next Round: Sarah Jessica Parker Navigates Wine Entrepreneurship

NEXT ROUND: SARAH JESSICA PARKER NAVIGATES WINE ENTREPRENEURSHIP

On this episode of “Next Round,” host Adam Teeter chats with television icon and now-wine producer Sarah Jessica Parker. The two discuss...

 
 
 
Ask Adam: When Should I Wear My Mask When Dining Out?

ASK ADAM: WHEN SHOULD I WEAR MY MASK WHEN DINING OUT?

It goes without saying that when you are not seated at your table at a restaurant, your mask most definitely needs to be on. This includes...

What's in a NOM? The Tequila Bottle Code You Should Care About

WHAT'S IN A NOM? THE TEQUILA BOTTLE CODE YOU SHOULD CARE ABOUT

Between tequila's newfound celebrity intrigue , increasing popularity among American consumers, and production volume growing over...

 
 
 
Craft Brewers Unlock Tequila's Base Ingredient With Agave and Barrel-Aged Beers

CRAFT BREWERS UNLOCK TEQUILA'S BASE INGREDIENT WITH AGAVE AND BARREL-AGED BEERS

When David Favela and his brother Marcelino launched Border X Brewing with Marcelino's sons Marcel and Martin in 2014, they were the...

This Kit Has Everything You Need to Make Any Cocktail at Home

THIS KIT HAS EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO MAKE ANY COCKTAIL AT HOME

During the pandemic, many home bartenders have learned to get creative. What used to live behind the scenes as a portable, spill-proof...

 
 
 
With Roots in Mexico and Texas, Sotol Is Hard to Define but Easy to Enjoy

WITH ROOTS IN MEXICO AND TEXAS, SOTOL IS HARD TO DEFINE BUT EASY TO ENJOY

Sotol isn't the easiest spirit to define. A distilled spirit native to Mexico, sotol's history, designation, and flavor can vary wildly....

Dramatic Tank Collapse Releases 50,000 Liter Red Wine River in South Africa

DRAMATIC TANK COLLAPSE RELEASES 50,000 LITER RED WINE RIVER IN SOUTH AFRICA

A winery situated in the Western Cape of South Africa suffered a devastating setback on Tuesday when a stand supporting a massive wine...

 
 
 
Bring Back the Four-Chamber Liqueur Bottle, the '60s Home Bar Staple

BRING BACK THE FOUR-CHAMBER LIQUEUR BOTTLE, THE '60S HOME BAR STAPLE

On a Season 3 episode of the reality show “Pawn Stars,” a gentleman brings an old bottle into Las Vegas's Gold & Silver Pawn Shop....

These Classic Cocktails Should Never Be Served Without a Cocktail Pick

THESE CLASSIC COCKTAILS SHOULD NEVER BE SERVED WITHOUT A COCKTAIL PICK

All too often, cocktail picks are the last thing to make it to the home bartender's bar cart. For some, they don't feel necessary,...

 
 
 
EOD Drinks With Ryan Chetiyawardana

EOD DRINKS WITH RYAN CHETIYAWARDANA

In this special episode of “End Of Day Drinks,” VinePair's editorial team is joined by Ryan Chetiyawardana - also known as Mr Lyan...

VinePair Happy Hour: What's First on Your Post-Pandemic Travel List?

VINEPAIR HAPPY HOUR: WHAT'S FIRST ON YOUR POST-PANDEMIC TRAVEL LIST?

After a long, monotonous year of stay-at-home orders and travel restrictions, it's been quite some time since most of us boarded a...

 
 
 
The Major Kentucky Distilleries and the Bourbon Brands They Produce, Mapped

THE MAJOR KENTUCKY DISTILLERIES AND THE BOURBON BRANDS THEY PRODUCE, MAPPED

It's no secret that all American states can legally produce bourbon , but Kentucky is the spirit's undisputed heartland. There are...

9 Things You Should Know About Código 1530

9 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT CÓDIGO 1530

With the celebrity tequila market becoming more saturated by the day, it's increasingly difficult to parse what differentiates one...

 
 
 



Chicken Picatta

Chicken Picatta

A simple pan sauce made with capers, butter, white wine, chicken stock and lemon juice envelop chicken cutlets in the traditional Chicken Piccata recipe made in episode 101 of... Read more ...

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

This is a tasting from the end of my Italian Beer Bread episode where I have two of my grandchildren tasting the bread with me. This is my favorite tasting! I've never... Read more ...

Problems with fish, papaya, other fresh produce initiate holds at U.S. borders

Problems with fish, papaya, other fresh produce initiate holds at U.S. borders

The Food and Drug Administration uses import alerts to enforce U.S. food safety regulations for food from foreign countries. The agency updates and modifies the alerts as... Read more ...

ANSES sets value to protect people from emerging toxin in shellfish

A French agency has proposed a guideline value to protect consumers of shellfish from a group of marine biotoxins. The French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational... Read more ...

New Jersey school district closes doors after foodborne outbreak

A current foodborne outbreak has caused the closure of school buildings for at least two weeks in Camden County, NJ. On May 6, the district's employees experienced symptoms of... Read more ...

California's congressional Democrats do not want Prop 12 reviewed by high court

Fear of a Supreme Court review of California's Proposition 12 has set the state's congressional Democrats on a different strategy. They want the amicus curiae briefs the... Read more ...

Study shows bacon, cured pork are risk factors for Hepatitis E

Bacon and other cured pork meats have been identified as risk factors for hepatitis E virus in England by researchers. They found consuming bacon, cured pork meats, and pigs'... Read more ...

Sheet Pan Ginger-Turmeric Chicken with Asparagus and Radishes

Sheet Pan Ginger-Turmeric Chicken with Asparagus and Radishes

I've been doing a lot of revisiting of old dishes lately, including the much loved turmeric chicken recipe from my last book . Back in 2017, I made it so many times, for so... Read more ...

Shrimp in Red Sauce Recipe

Easy 30-minute meal! This shrimp in red sauce is not only quick to make, but is infused with the flavors of a homemade tomato sauce and is fantastic served with pasta, rice or... Read more ...

Whatever happened to GMO labeling?

Whatever happened to GMO labeling?

Food Navigator reminds me that GMO labeling has not yet been implemented. Compliance with the National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard - which requires firms with annual... Read more ...

Cupid's Hot Dogs serves up some classic Valley vibes with its roller skate...

Cruise to the Valley and check out the old school carhop service on Thursdays or catch the monthly car show Read more ...

Food safety management system critical for restaurants

While having food safety policies that include hand washing, use of gloves and sanitation of surfaces is critical in combating norovirus outbreaks at restaurants, implementing... Read more ...