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The World’s First Flat Wine Bottle Won an Award for Packaging Innovation

And it soon could be used for selling spirits as well.<p>Back in 2016, when we covered the initial release of the world’s first flat wine bottle, the …

Dow Chemical

'No evidence' having high levels of bad cholesterol causes heart disease, claim 17 physicians as they call on doctors to 'abandon' statins

No evidence exists to prove that having high levels of bad cholesterol causes heart disease, leading physicians have claimed.<p>Researchers have warned …

Research

Cast Iron Cornbread Recipe

"When it comes to deciding what to bring to a cookout, this super easy cast iron cornbread is the clear winner. You don't even need a cast iron pan! …

Recipes

10 Best Wineries & Tasting Rooms in Cape Town

These area wineries are at the top of their game.<p>Along with world-class vino, the Cape’s wine routes deliver breathtaking beauty, eye-catching architecture—heritage Cape Dutch manor houses alongside ultra-modern cellars—and a generous dollop of South African hospitality. Forward-thinking wineries, …

Cape Town

This Revived Napa Landmark Should Be Your Next Vineyard Stay

The historic Napa Valley landmark has just reopened as a luxe five-room inn.<p>In the sometimes-sleepy resort town of Calistoga, a National Historic …

Napa Valley

This Recipe Teaches You How to Make the Best Pot of Oatmeal

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Among the recipes that friends and family ask about most frequently, including how to make a proper pot of rice or how to …

How to perfectly season your cast-iron pan

This cast-iron skillet has seen a lot of action. Inside its cooking surface are lots of deposits from carbonized oil that will make delicate food stick. To remedy the situation, it's time to clean it out and re-season the pan.<p>Published:15 September 2018 Caption:Brian BennettPhoto:Tyler …

Cast Iron Skillet

New Research Confirms That We Get Our Intelligence From Our Mothers

Science just proved what your mum has been saying all along<p>When it comes to your IQ, "I got it from my mama" couldn't be more accurate. New research featured in <i>Psychology Spot</i> says people are born with conditioned genes that work differently depending on if they're from your mother or father — and …

IQ

Women in Saudi Arabia Are Running—and They're Not Going to Stop

Nesreen Ghonaim steps off the curb and into traffic. Cars slow, allowing us to cross. It’s a few minutes past 7pm and the running group she leads is waiting. She hustles down the walkway, a wide meridian stretching the center of Tahlia, one of the busiest shopping streets in the port city of …

Saudi Arabia

This is the most important food for avoiding Type 2 diabetes, according to a new study

More of us are at risk of the disease than ever before, but Type 2 diabetes can be avoided with a healthy lifestyle<p>Wholegrains may be the secret to …

How to Earn Unofficial VIP Status at a Hotel With a Single Gesture

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all our luxury</i> …

Wine

The ultimate guide to finding and killing spyware and stalkerware on your smartphone

Surveillance isn't just the purview of nation-states and government agencies -- sometimes, it is closer to home.<p>Our digital selves, more and more, …

Spyware

The best places to travel to in September

Napa Valley's harvest season has begun and will go strong through September. Meadowood Napa Valley<p>Meadowood Napa Valley is in the middle of California wine country. Courtesy of Meadowood Napa Valley<p>Meadowood Napa Valley is a Forbes Five Star resort in Napa Valley. Napa Valley has recovered from …

Napa Valley

This charming Czech region is one of Europe's best-kept secrets

Wine is just one reason to visit<p>The Czech Republic is more than Prague. Three hours south lie the less-traveled villages, vineyards and castles of …

European Travel

As Homeowners Focus on Wine Storage, Rooms Replace Cellars

Wine cellars, those storage spaces coveted by connoisseurs throughout the centuries, are undergoing a ground-breaking transformation that is moving …

Wine

The Clever Product That Doubles My Suitcase Storage

This one's dedicated to all of the over-packers out there. It is impossible for me to bring a carry-on for most trips—I'll even budget for those …

Minimalism

Spaghetti Sauce with Fresh Tomatoes Recipe

"Made with fresh tomatoes! Wonderful taste. Serve over spaghetti noodles and add grated Parmesan cheese as desired."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup olive oil<p>1 …

Recipes

Cinnamon Roll Apple Crisp Recipe

"This is a great Thanksgiving and Christmas dessert that everyone will love! Serve warm with vanilla ice cream."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (12.4 ounce) package …

Baking

40 Things You've Been Doing Wrong All Your Life

You were probably happily chugging along in your daily routine until you came across this slideshow. You'll soon realize after reading through that there are many things you've been doing wrong without knowing. Get ready to have your world turned upside down.<p>LPT: When you want to cross words out …

George W. Bush Slipped a Piece of Candy to Michelle Obama at McCain's Funeral and the Internet is Glad

Former President George W. Bush and former First Lady Michelle Obama shared a sweet moment at John McCain’s memorial.<p>The moment was captured by …

Michelle Obama

How to Make Vanilla Ice Cream With Sweetened Condensed Milk & No Eggs

One simple recipe turns sweetened condensed milk into ice cream just by adding a few other ingredients. The milk blends easily into a smooth …

Dessert

I Traveled On The Napa Valley Wine Train & It Was The Best Ride Of My Life

What if you could go wine tasting on a train through California's wine country? Sounds like a dream come true, right? Well, I had the amazing …

Napa Valley

These Are the Only Ways You Should Be Using a Semicolon

The semicolon is the comma's first cousin, but it works a little bit harder; it also makes you look smarter.<p>A semicolon, the hybrid between a colon …

Penguin Random House

New Evidence Of Intermittent Fasting Health Benefits: Eating In ’10-Hour Window’ Can Prevent Obesity, Disease

A new Salk Institute study shows that eating only within a 10-hour window of time each day can help prevent obesity and other metabolic disorders.<p>A …

Holistic Medicine

According to our readers, this is the best of the American wine scene

The U.S. is home to well over 8,000 wineries spread across nearly 250 American Viticultural Areas (AVA). And many of these facilities aren't just …

Wine

3 Tricks to Get People to Actually Listen to Your Presentations

Make sure your audience doesn't tune out what you have to say.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Few things conjure up a feeling of dread quite like the anticipation of a lengthy PowerPoint presentation. Professionals spend an average of 40 percent of their workday in …

Public Speaking

Why Croatia and Its Gorgeous Islands Are Best Seen on a Cruise Ship

After that, it was on to Vis, and, I have to say, it is exquisite. Like so many of these islands, it has a craggy spine of limestone, but its …

European Travel

Why It's Time To Try Oregon Pinot Noir Now

If you haven’t tried Oregon wine, now is the time to get started. Most wineries in this northwestern state are still small family-run operations but the numbers show a bigger story. According to economic impact figures compiled by Full Glass Research and released by the Oregon Wine Board the Oregon …

Wine & Spirits

The 16 Best Rums That Make the Case for Sipping

1 Diplomatico<p>Auctions America<p>Buy Now <i>From $25.99</i><p>The Reserva Exclusiva from Diplomatico is distilled in copper pot stills and aged for 12 years, and …

Whiskey

September is the greatest month to travel – here's where to go

September is a lovely month for travelling in Britain and Europe. The summer crowds have gone, prices have fallen, the Mediterranean is at its warmest and, while temperatures have eased, it is still reliably sunny – a great time for a city or a beach break. Even in Britain, there is a good chance …

European Travel