Cocktail Corner: The Brunch Bunch

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

Brunch is naturally appealing, as it leaves food options fairly open: some from column breakfast, some from column lunch. Another reason brunch is so popular with the younger LDA crowd? Cocktails are not only acceptable, they’re encouraged. Brunch has come to be known for some old standards—Bloody Mary, Mimosa, etc.—but fortunately those templates are fairly ... read more>

November 2015 – Wine Buzz

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

Forget Boughs of Holly— ‘Light My Bottle’ Turns Empty Bottles into Art This nifty new product—enjoying its first holiday season on the market—has “impulse buy” written all over it. Light My Bottle’s string of micro LED lights turns empty wine/liquor bottles into homey works of art. The string inserts easily into the bottle and a ... read more>

November 2015 – The Find

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

Jack Daniel’s Salutes a ‘Century’ of Frank Sinatra The relationship between Frank Sinatra and Jack Daniel’s is legendary. First recommended by friend Jackie Gleason, the Tennessee whiskey quickly became Sinatra’s signature drink. During performances he kept a bottle on a nearby stool on stage; and in 1998, he was buried with a flask of Jack ... read more>

November 2015 – New Products and Promotions

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

New from Spain: Deshora Cava, Bubbly For Any Occasion The wines of Bodegas Aranleón are created with care in Valencia, Spain. The organic Deshora Cava Brut, 50% Chardonny and 50% Macabeo, is designed to be enjoyed “a deshoras,” at any time. The pale yellow sparkling wine has vivid greenish reflections, intense aromas of pear and ... read more>

Year of Discovery

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

With fascinating wines coming from the unlikeliest of places, 2015 has become the Year of Discovery in wine, with retailers in the vital position as gatekeepers between curious drinkers and bold new regions and ... read more>

7 Beer Blasts

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Beers—craft beers, at least—aren’t as big as they used to be. Surprised? It’s a bit of a trick statement: While craft beer volume grows (up 10.2% while beer as a whole has risen only a paltry .6%) according to Nielsen, the style is moving away from big in intensity and ... read more>

Everybody Loves Rosé Champagne

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

With pink wine now soaring, rosé Champagne is gaining an edge on its ... read more>

Penfolds House Returns to New York City

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Treasury Wine Estates’ Penfolds House pop-up in Manhattan unveils latest in the ... read more>

Something ‘Bleu’ Joins the Bridal Party

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Bronco Wine Company’s Blanc de Bleu has special appeal for the wedding ... read more>

2015 Holiday Gift Guide

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

Good things come in small packages. In the case of Value Added Packages (aka VAPs), good things come in small packages, big packages, colorful packages and see-thru ... read more>
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