Dennis Lim

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Learn Rioja Wine: Crianza to Gran Reserva

If you love the structure of Cabernet Sauvignon but the fruitiness of Grenache then you’ll love Tempranillo. It’s big wine with high tannin that will …

A Simple Guide to Burgundy Wine (with Maps)

<i>Want more confidence in buying Burgundy wine? This simplified guide includes maps, infographics, and the most important facts on the five major</i> …

What is Malbec Wine? 4 Amazing Facts About Malbec

What is Malbec Wine? It’s a full-bodied red<br>wine that grows mostly in Argentina.<p>Known for its plump, dark fruit flavors and smoky finish, Malbec wine …

The Chenin Blanc Wine Guide

It’s hard not to love Chenin Blanc. It is versatile in style and sweetness and has the ability to adapt to a wide variety of tastes. We have lithe, …

Gewürztraminer Wine Guide

Gewürztraminer pronunciation<p>Ever wonder how a person’s name affects their potential? Does ‘Kiki’ sound like the name of a world leader or a backwater …

What is Cava: Spanish Sparkling Wine

If you drink sub-$20 <i>Champagne</i> on New Year’s Eve, chances are it’s either Prosecco or Cava. So you’re probably wondering…<p><i>What is Cava?</i><p><b>Cava is Spanish</b> …

Essential Guide to Piedmont Wine (with Maps)

Why Learn About Piedmont Wine?<p>If you’re trying to get a deeper understanding of Italian wine, Piedmont is one of the most useful wine regions to get …

Wine & Spirits

Time to Try 'GSM': The Côtes du Rhône Blend

<i>Some of the best wines in the world are blends of several grape varieties. This is because winemakers have more control over the taste profile of a</i> …

A Flow Chart to Selecting Italian Red Wines

<i>A simple flow chart outlines nearly 50 different red wines by taste, plus has a list of the top 8 Italian red wines to know. Find what Italian red to</i> …

26 beautiful places you should visit before they disappear

Earth is home to some incredibly beautiful destinations.<p>But unfortunately, some of the most stunning natural sites and iconic man-made structures are in danger of disappearing because of climate change and human carelessness.<p>In honor of Earth Day, we found 26 places travelers should visit while …

Casa Taller Tampiquito / Dear Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> What is quality in architecture? How can we measure such an open concept?<p>If every turn, every detail, …

Industrial Designer

How to Get Lost On Purpose

It happens to the best of us. We finally get a chance to explore the world, find a deal, book a trip—and end up in the same places as every other traveler.<p>It’s what happens when you stay where TripAdvisor tells you, eat where UrbanSpoon recommends, and Yelp your way through a vacation—just like …

Travel

First 24 hours in St. John's, Canada

Newfoundland's capital is a colourful, cultural, historical hub, buzzing with live music and fine food - and it's only a short hop from the UK<p>“Where …

Bordeaux: the wine region that always deserves an encore

Why do I return so often to Bordeaux? It’s the only wine region I visit not just once but often twice every year. This isn’t just because I love to get lost in the southern suburbs (it happens every time) looking for Château Haut Brion; to head north up the back roads, into the Médoc, ticking off …