Karina Fochtman

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Six alternative web browsers you should know about

Advertisement<p>13 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock / tovovan<p>Most people are only familiar with the “big five” web browsers — Chrome, Firefox, Internet …

3 Bottles From France’s Best Value Region

One Boston sommelier shares her passion for the wines of southwest France.<p><i>Here, wine experts reveal their favorite bottles costing less than $17.</i> …

20 Tips for Ordering Wine in Restaurants

F&W's Megan Krigbaum reveals simple strategies for choosing wisely from wine lists and talking to somms.<p><i>F&W's Megan Krigbaum reveals simple</i> …

Here's One Facebook Employee's Opinion About Why Mark Zuckerberg Got A 99% Approval Rating

<i>Amir Memon, an iOS software engineer at Facebook, gave us permission to republish his answer. This answer reflects his personal opinion and not Facebook's.</i><p>Because he is just that awesome.<p>There are several reasons why we "approve" of him:<p><b>The story</b>: He built this billion user and billion dollar …

10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

10 Beauty Products Every Woman Should Have By 30

For the first few decades of your life, a laissez-faire beauty routine is all you need. Nows the time to take a more grown-up approach with a few easy adds.<p>For the first few decades of your life, a laissez-faire beauty routine is all you need. Now's the time to take a more grown-up approach with a …

Chris Shepherd's Wine Picks: $15 Godello and Life-Changing Pinot Noir

Chris Shepherd of Houston's Underbelly has amazing insight on how wine pairs with food. Here, 7 of his top picks to drink now.<p>Chris Shepherd of …

What This Chef Can Teach You About Wine

Chris Shepherd, an F&W Best New Chef 2013 from Underbelly in Houston, explains why he loves Bandol, is so-so on Champagne and thinks Grüner Veltliner …

Floral, Fragrant Bordeaux to Buy Now

Bordeaux drinkers know that the Margaux subregion is a special place.<p><b>2010 Château Deyrem Valentin Margaux:</b> Bordeaux drinkers know that the Margaux …

Sake Slush is the New Slurpee

For the most part, sake is drunk either hot or cold. But when it’s sweltering outside there’s a better way: frozen.<p>For the most part, sake is drunk …

The Sake Equivalent to Beaujolais Nouveau

In the spring, a young man’s fancy may turn to thoughts of love, but a young sake sommelier’s fancy turns to thoughts of namazake—the fresh, …

Drugstore Confidential: Editors' Top Beauty Obsessions

Find out which drugstore products BAZAAR editors can't live without.<p>Here's a secret French women have known for years: the pharmacy has nearly everything you need for great skin, hair and makeup, and at prices that won't leave you feeling <i>pauvre</i>. For similarly chic finds on our shores, we enlisted</i> …

Cloudburst Wines

On 250 acres in Australia's Margaret River region (the nation's equivalent to America's Napa Valley) and abutting a national park, American vintner Will Berliner carefully crafts his stellar array of Cloudburst wine. Only 400 cases leave the vineyard each year, making his annual offering of …

Napa Valley

As it happened: MH370 search resumes

Holland says yes to the network-agnostic SIM card

Advertisement<p>24 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Albert Lozano<p>Regulators in Netherlands this week opened the door for any company — whether Apple, Audi …