What Is A Supertaster?

If you’re a supertaster that means you have an ability to taste far greater than average. Everything tastes intense, which means you may be a picky eater or prefer bland foods. Supertasters are physically different than the average person. If you have more than 30 taste buds in the space of a standard hole punch (0.31 inches in diameter) on your tongue, then you qualify. [Read more…]

The Perfect Buffalo Wing Recipe

There is simply nothing that will replace hot wings on the menu. Wings are to the party what footballs are to the Super Bowl. [Read more…]

3 Sunny Spring Cocktails

Next week is the first full week of spring! What better way to celebrate than with a cocktail in hand?

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The Craft Beer Revolution

It’s the battle of the brews, craft beer vs. the big brand beer. Craft beer has been the underdog for many years but has resurged in the last 30 years, and is making a comeback in a big way.

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What Is A Speakeasy?

A world without booze? What? Yes, it happened. Prohibition in the United States occurred between 1920 and 1933. During this time, the sale, production, transportation, and importation of alcoholic beverages became illegal. What began as a way to bring drinking culture and crime rates down, actually caused gang activity and crime to skyrocket. As a result, establishments that illegally sold alcohol, called speakeasies, began popping up around the states.

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World Records: Beer Edition

We’ve all had that moment… “I wonder if I am the first person to do this?” No. You are not. Especially when it comes to beer. There is always at least one person in the world who has tried it at one point in time.

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5 Surprising Benefits of Red Wine

The benefits of drinking red wine in moderation have been studied for years, and the list keeps getting longer and more surprising. It is well-known that wine is heart healthy, but here are some benefits that may surprise you! So raise that glass of red wine high and toast to these awesome benefits. [Read more…]

Whiskey: The George Washington Distillery

George Washington’s distillery at Mount Vernon has been considered the first industrialized distillery in the America. Despite Washington’s limited knowledge of whiskey, the distillery proved to be a smashing success. [Read more…]

Bottle Half Full: Crafty Wine Cork Uses

You may have seen our recent Facebook post about wine cork projects. There are hundreds of great wine cork projects floating around on the Internet. Some challenging, some not so much. [Read more…]

Basic Wine and Cheese Pairing Ideas for All Levels

Pairing wine with cheese can prove to be a challenging feat, but the possibilities are nearly endless.

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