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Booze Travel Destinations You Need to Go To

Booze Travel Destinations You Need to Go To

Were you aware that there’re places in Mexico that don’t have even one Señor Frogs? And, if you think that’s crazy, wait for this: people still travel there… and you should too. Done reeling? Good. Now, book your ticket to Oaxaca, where an American expatriate Grateful Dead fan named Alvin runs a tour company that’s […]

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• Downton Abbey Spawns A New Wine Soon To Be Released

Downton Abbey Spawns A New Wine Soon To Be Released

Downton Abbey has inspired many things: tourist attractions, spin off-parody shows, even a clothing line. So it’s not a surprise to hear that the PBS hit has spawned a line of wine. The folks at Wines That Rock –who produce Grateful Dead, the Rolling Stones and Pink Floyd-branded wine — have teamed up with Dulong […]

• Dude, Leave it to California…Cannabis Cabernet. Double High!

Dude, Leave it to California…Cannabis Cabernet. Double High!

Wines fermented with weed were a novelty in the early 1980s, but now quite a few California winemakers are producing cannabis cuvées on the sly—with cabernet the variety of choice. Last year, at a Burgundy dinner in New York, I was given a wine that smelled like no Burgundy I’d ever encountered. Instead, it had […]