Paula Andrea Anabalon Pereira

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How to Properly Pair Oysters With Wine

Oysters are really one of nature's most magical delicacies. They're delicious, low in calories, and high in vitamins. Yes, the slimy texture and idea of eating something raw might be daunting to some of us, but there's no reason you should be intimidated by these little mollusks, because they come …

A Top Sommelier Reveals 6 Things Not To Do When Ordering Wine

"People go through the ritual, but they don't always know why they're doing it," said Union Square Hospitality Group's John Ragan, who is the wine director for Danny Meyer's restaurant empire. "That's not a comfortable exercise."<p>To help people feel less silly when ordering and tasting wine, Ragan …

Sublime Wine Storage Unit Lights up the Night with Low Energy LEDs in France

France is well-known for their Bordeaux, but have you ever seen wine stored in a facility like this? All lit up and shrouded in fog, …

Translucent Glass Sculptures That Beautifully Fragment Color and Light

Inspired by his fascination with cell division, artist Jiyong Lee has created incredible glass sculptures that represent this scientific process. As onlookers move around Lee's creations, the light plays off of the glass, transforming the works of art into astonishing new forms. On the surface, the …

How to open a bottle of champagne (without taking your eye out)

A step-by-step guide to opening a bottle of fizz without looking like an utter plonker<p>Between ensuring you don't spill it or take out someone's eye, uncorking a celebratory bottle of fizz can sometimes be a hazard.<p>We've compiled a handy step-by-step guide that will ensure your next toast goes off …

Krug Champagne Is Not for Connoisseurs, Say Its Makers

More than once while I was at Krug in Reims last month (above) was I told that the illustrious Champagne house, despite the quality and price of their wines, did not want to be a "connoisseur's wine." It simply wants to be the finest--a status it largely enjoys among lovers of bubbly and one I'd …

As Social Media Gets More Visual, It's Gotten More Invisible to Marketers

Social media keeps getting more visual, and for evidence of that, look no further than Clorox Co.'s Hidden Valley Ranch. One recent Twitter post of a …

5 Killer Instagram Marketing Strategies You Need to Know

Ignore Instagram at your own peril.<p>Since Facebook’s acquisition of the channel in 2012, Instagram growth has exploded, with 300 million active users, …

Mastering Social Media for Big Brands

It’s no secret that marketers are relying on social media as a significant part of their marketing strategy.<p>In fact, according to <i>Social Media …

16 Reasons Why People Leave Your Website

Are you getting traffic to your website, but very few of those visitors are converting into leads and customers? You might be making one of these …

US overtakes France as world's biggest wine market

<b>For the first time, the US has overtaken France as the world's biggest national market for wine, according to figures from the International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV).</b><p>US drinkers consumed 29.1 million hectolitres (2.9 billion litres) of wine in 2013, 0.5% more than in 2012.<p>Meanwhile, …