Food & Drink

Estate vineyards of Pecchenino, Dogliani Photo courtesy of Pecchenino I’ve had a love affair with Dolcetto for more than two decades. This variety produces medium-bodied, sometimes medium-full red wines that display juicy fruit flavors of black raspberry, cranberry and plum. Sounds delicious, right? Absolutely, so why isn’t Dolcetto more popular? Well, Dolcetto wines are meant
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World’s Best Vineyards annual list make for a wistful armchair journey for this pandemic-grounded wine writer From India (left, KRSMA) to Italy (Ceretto), the 2020 list covers five continents and 18 countries Wineries This month the World’s Best Vineyards published its annual list of …well, guess. Based on vineyard environment and hospitality rather than quality
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Family Reserve Chopin Vodka Last year, Chopin released its Family Reserve. Touted as the world’s first ‘ultra-luxury vodka’, it’s a unique spirit distilled from a special variety of young potato harvested in eastern Poland. It also retails for a jaw-dropping $150. There have been far more expensive vodkas released over the years. But virtually all
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CUNEO, ITALY – OCTOBER 06: A worker cleans the fermentation tank in the winery on October 6, 2009 … [+] in Novello, near Cuneo, Italy. Barolo wine is produced in Cuneo province within the Piedmont region of Italy. Originally created in the mid eighteenth century by French oenologist Louis Oudart, Barolo wine is made solely
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TOPLINE Burger King’s reduced methane meat—available in select locations—only reduces methane emissions by 3%, say scientists, though the company stands by its original claim that it reduces emission by 33%. A classic Burger King Whopper. Karl-Josef Hildenbrand/picture alliance via Getty Images KEY FACTS In a commercial released last week featuring Mason Ramsey (of viral video
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On the yacht or the seaside terrace, these rosés belong in your fancy-pants weekend plans. On land or at sea this weekend, include rosés from Provence on your weekend date. Getty Rosé from Provence has long evoked lazy afternoons on seaside terraces, at the beach or on your French Riviera yacht (you have one of
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