Probhibition in the US lasted about fourteen years from 1919 to 1933. Utah, ironically, was the final state to vote for ratification of the 21st Ammendment to repeal Prohibition. The 21st Amendment went into effect on December 5th, 1933. I suggest everyone lift a glass in celebration. The 21st Amendment Ratified December 5, 1933 Section 1. The […]
SeaDream Yacht Club is offering new Wine Voyages for 2015! SeaDream’s wine voyages’ optional offerings include: * Welcome Receptions * Private Wine Tastings with Wine Experts * Enrichment Lectures * Winemaker’s Dinners * Land Adventures – unique, personal winery visits to internationally acclaimed vineyards to meet vintners, often with lunch or food pairings * And […]
GROUND CONTROL TO MAJOR DRAM Whisky Exploration held to commemorate the return of Ardbeg’s bold experiment in space. Next stop: The Ardbeg Scottish distillery for testing In honor of the revolutionary experiment that was embarked upon in 2011, Ardbeg presented a night of Whiskey Exploration. On last Thursday, October 23, 2014 at The Intrepid Sea, […]
Some favorite gift ideas from CraftedByBorracha.com for wine lovers: Thirsty Girl Package, $29 This gift set includes everything you need to enjoy an amazing bottle of red wine and look good doing it: a compact of Wine Wipes, which is a unique product that removes wine stains from your teeth, a Borracha professional corkscrew, and a bottle of […]
It’s that time of year again. Beaujolais Nouveau Day is November 20th, the third Thursday. Under French law, the wine is released at 12:01am. Parties, fireworks, and festivals are held throughtout France to celebrate the first wine of the season. The wine is also a great pairing with your Thanksgiving turkey.
Are you thinking about what to get for your foodie friends and family member for a holiday gift? Maybe Cakes Under the Influence can help you out with a Champagne Flute Kit, a Martini Cake Kit, or Cocktail Cookie Cutters. Celebrate National Cake Day on November 26 with cakes with a kick that were made […]
Hotel Arts Barcelona’s Enoteca Announces White Truffle and Miraval Pairing Menu from Jolie-Pitt Vineyard Starting in November, Hotel Arts Barcelona will be serving two delectable white truffle tasting menus that will be expertly paired with a selection of exclusive wines. This sought-after delicacy comes into season next month and will be the central ingredient in […]