Happy National Wine Day!

For National Wine Day this year I’m going to talk about all things Malbec related and give you some inspiration for what to buy next time you go to the liquor store. First off, what is a Malbec? A Malbec is a full-bodied red wine that is grown and produced mainly in Argentina. The taste … Continue reading “Happy National Wine Day!”

Spring Uncorked

New York Botanical Garden Saturday, May 18, 2019 – Sunday, May 19, 2019 12–4 PM The New York Botanical Garden will be hosting a wine festival this Saturday and Sunday from 12:00 PM to 4:00PM. Spring Uncorked will feature all local wines from Hudson Valley, Brooklyn, Long Island, and more! Enjoy samples, groove to live … Continue reading “Spring Uncorked”

Pinknic

July 19th & 20th, Randall’s Island Park, NY Pinknic is a two-day summer tradition that brings thousands of people dressed in pink and white to eat, drink, and dance the day away. There will be two stages at Pinknic this year featuring world renowned DJs and bands, lots of wine, (especially the crowd favorite Rosé) … Continue reading “Pinknic”

The Rosè Mansion

If you have been living under a rock, and don’t know by now, Rosè is one hot trend that isn’t going away anytime soon.  La Nuit en Rosè had their second annual food and wine festival on the Hudson (this event happens in late May, look out for it in 2019). The annual PinkNic event … Continue reading “The Rosè Mansion”

A Frosecco Summer

There seems to be a trend that every summer adults are turning regular booze into frozen treats. Because, we all need to be a kid sometimes! Last year started the wine slushy, Frosé trend. And now, we are here to bring you, Frosecco! (Don’t forget the martini popsicles that were released recently in Costco.) Frosecco, … Continue reading “A Frosecco Summer”

Drinking on a Diet

The gym is packed, you’re eating sad desk salads every day, and doing everything you can to get your steps in. Summertime is around the corner and we all know what that means…Time to slim down! So, you have your diet down, you’re working out, living your best life – but how’s the drinking? Are … Continue reading “Drinking on a Diet”

Melovino- The Mead Bar

Dating back nine-thousand years, mead, an alcoholic beverage consisting of honey, water, and yeast has made a comeback and can be found in northern New Jersey. Melovino, the first and only mead bar in New Jersey opened behind the Millburn Village Shopping Center in the Vauxhall area of Union, New Jersey. Melovino offers up award-winning … Continue reading “Melovino- The Mead Bar”

Celebrating Moscato Day! May 9, 2018

Moscato is a sweet Italian wine from the region of Piedmont, Italy, typically enjoyed as an aperitif or dessert. Flavors such as nectarine, pear, honeysuckle, peach, and orange are commonly found in Moscato complimenting the sweet Muscat grape.  This wine is low in alcohol content, and incredibly easy to drink.  The Muscat grape is eaten … Continue reading “Celebrating Moscato Day! May 9, 2018”

NATIONAL MULLED WINE DAY

March 3rd is National Mulled Wine Day! Yay wine! Mulled wine dates back as far as the 2nd century Rome, Italy, where it was first recorded that wine was heated and spiced. This drink is more popular in the United Kingdom than the United States and is usually consumed around Halloween and Christmas time. So, … Continue reading “NATIONAL MULLED WINE DAY”