Sayre Payne

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Cheers to 7 Sparkling Wines Suitable for Any Budget

Whether you’re smooching under the glowing purple lights of a party bus or simply curled up on your couch watching the ball drop, chances are your …

7 Top Sparkling Wines of 2014

For everyone who has NOT bought their bubbles for New Year’s yet, take note: It is not too late! And to help out in that endeavor, here are my …

In Vino Veritas: 10 Wine Essentials to Know

There's no better feeling than uncorking a bottle of Chardonnay at the end of the day or sipping a Merlot that perfectly complements the steak on the table. Yet while the pleasure of wine is easy to grasp, the intricacy of the winemaking process is less so. Napa Valley's esteemed Beringer …

Napa Valley

50 Amazing Wines for $15 or Less

Wine editors Ray Isle and Megan Krigbaum tasted hundreds of wines to find these 50 bottles.<p><i>Wine editors Ray Isle and Megan Krigbaum tasted hundreds</i> …

This Fall, Drink More Apple Brandy

Of the thousands of cocktail recipes out there, the vast majority of them have base spirits from just a handful categories: gin, rum, whiskey, tequila and vodka. But there are several unique and delicious spirits beyond these standard options that are more than worthy of being the foundation of …

Classic Cocktails

You can’t go wrong with a classic cocktail. Whether you’re craving a tried-and-true Old Fashioned, a traditional whiskey-and-vermouth Manhattan or …

The Secret To Delicious Coleslaw

It doesn’t have to be summer to enjoy this creamy, crunchy salad<p>In this season of large cuts of roasted meats, hearty root vegetables, and heavy dark beers, it’s nice to take a vacation every once and a while—not by hopping on a plane, but by hitting up the supermarket. Taste has a powerful ability …

Recipes

Thirsty Thursday: Peach Julep

<b>It’s more than just alliteration;</b> <b>it’s a statement, a proclamation that Thursdays are when the weekend should really start.</b> Kicking it off right is …

The Food Lab: How To Kill, Cook, and Shell a Lobster

GalleryThe Food Lab: How To Kill, Cook, and Shell a Lobster<p>This week we've already discussed how to buy and store a lobster and tasted soft shell lobsters blind against hard shells (hint: we unanimously preferred soft shells). Now the real question: what's the best way to cook them? Boiling? …