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Find the best baked goods in NYC or learn more about Israeli wine — our world-travelers are here to tell about the best of the best. See you there!

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Food & Wine Guide: Paso Robles, California

You know the feeling. After a few tastings and a couple nibbles of cheese, your stomach sends you a message loud and clear. You need food. A shared charcuterie platter simply will not do. It must be something substantial that complements the lovely wines you have sipped so far as well as those that await you at the next stop. 

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My City NYC Chilly Outdoor Dining & the Push for Restaurant Business Growth

https://www.instagram.com/p/CI4ISpcH924/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link   With the recent snowstorm that rocked the East Coast, the food and wine industries are set to take another big hit, one that…

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Restaurant Recipes for the Holidays

This is the story of how two restaurants on opposite coasts celebrate two holidays: Chanukah and Christmas. Lucky for us, they were gracious enough to share their favorite holiday recipes.

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RECIPES

From decadent brunch to lunch on the go to elegant dinner for a crowd, our recipe developers and chefs create unique recipes for dishes that are crave-able and pair perfectly with wine. Each recipe has a pairing suggestion, although we always encourage you to experiment.

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Dutch Baby with Lemon Curd & Blueberries

Celebrate this weekend with breakfast in bed this year, you deserve it! This dish is a blast to make because the eggy batter floats effortlessly in the oven to create an impossibly light and tender pancake. Top the fluffy dutch baby with a homemade zippy lemon curd and a pile of fresh blueberries.

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Lobster Bisque en Bread Bowl

Living and working near the craggy, arresting beauty of coastal Maine for 30 years, has offered up at least as many memorable “lobster feeds” at my home and with loved ones. A magnificent mess!  But, what’s more comforting than the luxurious, yet healthful mouth-feel of sweet lobster bisque? Some folks place a large chunk of lobster meat on top for

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A Stirred Tequila Cocktail for Cinco de Mayo

Of all drinking holidays, Cinco de Mayo is arguably the happiest. Nestled in the heart of spring, when weather ceases to be as variable, this day is all about celebration, first warmth, and riotous good times. So what better way to celebrate this casual, fun-in-the-sun occasion than with an over-intellectualized, multi-ingredient, stirred tequila cocktail? 

Your thoughts exactly, I’m sure. Believe me, if you’re out looking for margarita-variation recipes, there are plenty to be had—ones with passion fruit and mango

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Wine Pairings

Find the best pairings for your favorite foods and holidays. We’ve got wine recommendations for everything from salads to Halloween candy.

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Food & Wine Pairing Guide: Austin, Texas

It can seem almost indulgent to be seeking out food and wine pairings while the U.S. is in the midst of dealing with a pandemic. If anything, pandemics mean drinking wine by the box and boxed wine goes with everything right?

However, for those looking for a bit of indulgence right now – here’s a list of 5 local Austin restaurants offering food and wine pairings during COVID-19:

Splurge on a tasting menu at an acclaimed restaurant.

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Food & Wine Guide: Paso Robles, California 400 400 Lori Rice

Food & Wine Guide: Paso Robles, California

You know the feeling. After a few tastings and a couple nibbles of cheese, your stomach sends you a message loud and clear. You need food. A shared charcuterie platter simply will not do. It must be something substantial that complements the lovely wines you have sipped so far as well as those that await you at the next stop. 

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Hosting a Valentine’s Wine Tasting for Two at Home

Even if your local wine tasting rooms and vineyards are closed, you can still replicate the experience at home. Wine tasting is an at-home date night or evening-in activity that allows you to become better acquainted both with your partner and your own taste preferences.

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