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An ‘Elbow-Bending’ Cab Sauv

So many red wines are proud of being “impenetrable" these days. You know what I mean: thick, opaque, mouth-numbingly challenging to enjoy. Don’t misunderstand,...

Piedmont Teams Up with Boxcarr for Four Cheese-Focused Courses

The setup for Piedmont's July 13 dinner sounded incredible: "sweet and savory featuring Boxcarr Handmade Cheese." Four cheeses, four courses. And, to top it...

True Life: Eagerly Awaiting Cocoa Cinnamon No. 3

If you follow the magazine on Twitter, you've seen plenty of photos of coffee mugs and glasses, and a fair number to-go cups, posted...

A Sumptuous Italian Red

Today’s wine is “Lucente,” the second label of the "Luce Delle Vite" estate. “Luce" is an expensive, no-holds-barred “super Tuscan,” with grapes grown high...

Bring This Red to Your Next Cookout

Europe was dancing in its cellars in 2015 – across the continent, from Germany to Sicily, healthy harvests prevailed. Portugal, after so-so years from...

King’s Sandwich Shop Celebrates 75 Years With a New Set of Wheels

For 75 years, King's Sandwich Shop has served classic burgers, hot dogs, chili and fries out of its modest-size takeout stand at the corner...

The Accordion Club Adds a Neighborhood Bar to the Downtown Scene

Draft margaritas. Strawberry rum jello shots. Wine on tap. Cans of domestic beers on the shelves behind the bar. Six packs in a retail...

Beat the Heat with Rosé

After three recent 100-degree days, it seems another good rosé is needed – and fast! Rosés flood today’s market, and they are not all...

A Red Wine Lover’s Rosé

Frescobaldi has been, and still is, on the cutting edge of Tuscan winemaking. Their rosé, with the odd name of Alìe (Al-YEH) has been...

‘Perfect Red for Your Summer Grilling’

Today’s wine sports a black-and-white label that could have been created on your home printer. But its boldness stands out among the colorful fare...