Tyler Kennedy

19 Added | 1 Magazine | @TylerKenned2016 | Wine Director - VINEBOX

VINEBOX's Thanksgiving Wine Pairing Guide

There is no holiday more quintessentially American than Thanksgiving: friends, family and food, all in glorious excess. This is a holiday made for …

7 Guidelines for Food & Wine Pairings

Rules are important. Certain rules, like don’t go the wrong way down a one way street, are more important to follow than others, like no kissing on a …

A Weekend Wine Tour of Boston’s North Shore

You don’t have to be a California native to enjoy a weekend of wine tasting. If you’re an East Coaster like me, then a weekend getaway with a side of …

Learning to Love Oysters and White Wine

Even if you’re not a fan of white wine or oysters, you should learn to love white wine AND oysters. For those red wine only purists currently rolling …

Dog Friendly Wineries in Sonoma Valley

Sonoma, California is a dream come true for wine enthusiast dog owners. There is a bevy of dog friendly wineries to choose from throughout the area. …

Wine Slushies: A True Renaissance Treat

As late summer transforms into early fall and unseasonably warm days leave you parched for a refreshing treat, keep this in mind: you have a …

Culinary Misnomers, Part 2: All that Bubbles is Not Champagne

<i>“Come quickly! I am tasting the stars!”</i> Benedictine monk Dom Pierre Pérignon is fabled to have uttered these famous words at the moment he discovered …

Potluck Paradise: How to Host a Fab and (Almost) Free Dinner Party

Most things about being an adult aren’t fun, but one of the perks of having your own place and your own sense of style is sharing it with your …

Northern California Harvest Season Explained

Months before pumpkins are picked from their vines and the alluring smell of cinnamon brooms stops you in your window shopping tracks, a different …

Know Your Wine Glasses: Stemware Explained

Do you know your flutes from your snifters? If stemware has you confused, relax, you only need to master a few basics to pick the right glass and …

An Insider’s Guide to the Poshest Rooftop Pools in LA

While the sea swept shores of Santa Monica, Malibu and Venice Beach are the epitome of Southern California splendor, the crowds and traffic jams are …

A Millennial’s Wine Tasting Glossary: 15 Tasting Terms Simply Explained

Unlike skeet shooting or rhythmic gymnastics, wine tasting falls into a unique category of pursuits where the description of the activity is far more …

How to Successfully Pull Off an Impromptu Party

We've all been there: You wake up to find a message on your phone saying that friends or family are coming into town unexpectedly. A get-together is …

Dress Up Your Wine With Herbs, Fruit and Flowers

From the earliest days of wine making, people have been infusing herbs into their vino for health and wellness as well as for flavor. A crisp …

Flavors

5 Facts You Never Knew About Wine

There is no doubt that wine is enjoyed all around the world, in many forms and variations. Here at VINEBOX, we love drinking it one glass at a time! …

The Best Date Night Wine Bars in NYC

A relationship is like a fine bottle of old world Bordeaux, often simple and immature at the onset but acquiring depth, nuance and intensity with …

How to Cook Steak like a Grownup

<b>Steak and red wine</b>. There is no culinary pairing more classic and revered than a well cooked, tender slab of beef paired with a strong, full bodied …

BBQ

A Rosé by Any Other Name Would Smell as Sweet… or Dry, or Off-Dry

Don’t hate on Rosé. Rick Ross calls himself ‘Ricky Rozay’ for a reason and he’s a pretty badass dude. How many grown men do you see wearing pink …

Rosé