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We Asked 10 Sommeliers: What Are You Drinking on Father's Day?

WE ASKED 10 SOMMELIERS: WHAT ARE YOU DRINKING ON FATHER'S DAY?

Whether you'll be spending Father's Day at a family barbecue , or toasting father figures of all kinds from the comfort of your local...

‘Mutiny Wines' and Rosé All Day: Tips From a Cruise Ship Master Sommelier

‘MUTINY WINES' AND ROSÉ ALL DAY: TIPS FROM A CRUISE SHIP MASTER SOMMELIER

Part of a cruise's allure is the all-inclusive tab, especially at the bar. If you're lucky enough to be on board a luxury liner, this...

 
 
 
The New York Sommelier Dedicated to Creating a Better, More Inclusive Restaurant Scene

THE NEW YORK SOMMELIER DEDICATED TO CREATING A BETTER, MORE INCLUSIVE RESTAURANT SCENE

“I remember when I started working in restaurants, people would say, ‘Oh, I've never been served by a guy in a wheelchair,'” Yannick...

We Asked 10 Somms: What Are You Drinking on Mother's Day?

WE ASKED 10 SOMMS: WHAT ARE YOU DRINKING ON MOTHER'S DAY?

Rosé. Bubbles. Repeat. It's a great formula for any Sunday afternoon - but especially one celebrating the people you love. We asked...

 
 
 
We Asked 13 Somms: What's Your Go-To Bargain Wine?

WE ASKED 13 SOMMS: WHAT'S YOUR GO-TO BARGAIN WINE?

Whether it's an underrated region or surprise bottling, great value wines are everywhere - provided you know where to look. We asked...

We asked a sommelier to rank budget wines from Costco, Target, Trader Joe's, BJ's, and Lidl. Here's which retailer did the best overall

WE ASKED A SOMMELIER TO RANK BUDGET WINES FROM COSTCO, TARGET, TRADER JOE'S, BJ'S, AND LIDL. HERE'S WHICH RETAILER DID THE BEST OVERALL

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider We asked a sommelier to taste-test a selection of budget wines from Costco , Target , Trader Joe's...

 
 
 
5 Winemakers Who Will Make You Smarter

5 WINEMAKERS WHO WILL MAKE YOU SMARTER

It's widely accepted that if you hear a song, you would ask who's performing it. That way, you know to listen out for that same artist...

RPM Restaurants' Richard Hanauer Gets ‘Really Pumped' by Grand Cru Burgundy

RPM RESTAURANTS' RICHARD HANAUER GETS ‘REALLY PUMPED' BY GRAND CRU BURGUNDY

For Chicago-born beverage director Richard Hanauer, everything stems back to the family dinner table. Growing up, his father would...

 
 
 
Seven Power Couples of the Wine World - and How They Make It Work

SEVEN POWER COUPLES OF THE WINE WORLD - AND HOW THEY MAKE IT WORK

Everybody loves a love story. This February, we're celebrating some of the beverage industry's coolest, most inspiring couples in a...

Somms and Mixologists Love Sherry, So Why Don't Consumers?

SOMMS AND MIXOLOGISTS LOVE SHERRY, SO WHY DON'T CONSUMERS?

Stop us if you've heard this before: According to wine industry insiders, sherry is about to have a moment. Sure, certain sommeliers,...

 
 
 
We Asked 10 Sommeliers: What Do You Drink When No One's Watching?

WE ASKED 10 SOMMELIERS: WHAT DO YOU DRINK WHEN NO ONE'S WATCHING?

It may seem like sommeliers only drink exceptional vino sourced from family-owned plots in enchanted valleys and noble hillsides. Turns...

Che Fico's Francesca Maniace Thinks Hungarian Wines Are ‘Outstanding'

CHE FICO'S FRANCESCA MANIACE THINKS HUNGARIAN WINES ARE ‘OUTSTANDING'

Growing up in an Italian family in New York, Francesca Maniace has been around wine since she was a kid. But it wasn't until she was...

 
 
 
The Las Vegas Restaurant With a 3,000-Bottle List and Acrobatic ‘Wine Angel'

THE LAS VEGAS RESTAURANT WITH A 3,000-BOTTLE LIST AND ACROBATIC ‘WINE ANGEL'

Whenever Hannah McBride is asked to hunt down a bottle of wine, she has to decipher a six-digit string of numbers. It's part of what...

We Asked 10 Somms: What Are You Drinking on New Year's Eve?

WE ASKED 10 SOMMS: WHAT ARE YOU DRINKING ON NEW YEAR'S EVE?

As one of the year's biggest nights for bubbly approaches, we have just one question: What are the pros drinking? We polled sommeliers...

 
 
 
Eight Drinks Trends to Watch in 2019

EIGHT DRINKS TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2019

As we raise glasses and turn gazes toward 2019, everyone at VinePair HQ is debating what we'll be seeing, thinking, and drinking in...

First Annual Four Seasons Maui Wine & Food Classic Set for March 1-3,2019

FIRST ANNUAL FOUR SEASONS MAUI WINE & FOOD CLASSIC SET FOR MARCH 1-3,2019

Four Seasons Resort Maui invites wine and food lovers to join world-class vintners, master sommeliers and top chefs in Wailea this...

 
 
 
2018 Recap: The Cheating Scandal That Rocked the Wine World and More

2018 RECAP: THE CHEATING SCANDAL THAT ROCKED THE WINE WORLD AND MORE

There were lots of developments in the world of beverage this year, from the threat of tariffs on wines from France and bourbon from...

Drinking Haute Boilermakers at the World's First Michelin-Starred Brewpub

DRINKING HAUTE BOILERMAKERS AT THE WORLD'S FIRST MICHELIN-STARRED BREWPUB

Craig Sindelar was drinking beer with his father when the lightning bolt struck. Sindelar, a sommelier with some 20 years in the industry,...

 
 
 
Cursed by Cuteness: Champagne Splits Are Easy to Love, but Hard to Embrace

CURSED BY CUTENESS: CHAMPAGNE SPLITS ARE EASY TO LOVE, BUT HARD TO EMBRACE

“Everyone wants to talk about the big Ford truck,” Derrick Westbrook says. “No one wants to hear about your tiny hybrid.” Westbrook,...

Three Sommeliers on Why They Love Garnacha/Grenache Wines From Europe

THREE SOMMELIERS ON WHY THEY LOVE GARNACHA/GRENACHE WINES FROM EUROPE

Partner post: Discover the European grape, Garnacha/Grenache . To Sommeliers, arguably the most knowledgeable wine people in the world,...