Wine

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Eight Chilled Red Wines for Summer

It might be hot outside, but that doesn’t mean red wine needs to take a backseat to beer, cider, or some insipid pinot grigio. In […]

Restaurants

Ball Square Fine Wines Rolls Out a Rare Bourbon

A relative newcomer to the American spirits scene, but one that’s been receiving plenty of attention since its arrival, Angel’s Envy is the micro-distilling side venture […]

Restaurants

Coravin Issues Warning About Exploding Wine Bottles

The company behind Coravin—the wine preservation and extraction system that uses argon gas in lieu of popping a cork— issued a statement on June 2, […]

Home & Property

Stemless Wine Glasses for Every Occasion

Although crystal-clear is always a classic option, stemless wine glasses can be painted, frosted, and even infused with bubbles. Change it up with some of these […]

Restaurants

Fine Wine, with a Cheap Finish?

An answer to the wine-tipping conundrum.

Wellness

Local Picks: The Health Benefits of Wine

It seems like wine can do no wrong. From lowering depressive symptoms, to benefiting the immune system, to killing lung cancer cells, new amazing uses […]

Arts & Entertainment

What You Missed at the Boston Wine Expo 2014

As wine lovers poured into the Seaport World Trade Center this weekend, the outstanding factor of this year’s Boston Wine Expo was the incredible variety […]

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Muscat Love: Eastern Standard’s Colleen Hein Shares Five Dessert Wine Crushes

Because it’s never a bad idea to end on a cordial note.

Restaurants

Let Cooler Reds Prevail: The Best Temperature for Drinking Red Wine

The scourge of the whites-only wine fridge.

News

Changes to Wine Direct Shipping Laws Are Fermenting on Beacon Hill

Wine connoisseurs are looking to stomp out state laws that keep companies from selling their products to people in Massachusetts by barring them from delivering […]

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Immaculate Consumption: The Coravin Wine-Access System

A Woburn inventor takes his passion for corked wines on the road.

Home & Property

Raise a Glass

Toast the town this fall with sparkling stemware.

Restaurants

Vocab Lesson: Txakolí

It’s the trifecta of refreshment.

News

Why Is Drew Bledsoe Tweeting #freethegrapes?

Now that former Patriots quarterback Drew Bledsoe no longer celebrates touchdowns and game victories with New England fans, he wants to give locals another reason […]

Wellness

Why Red Wine is Good for Health

Red wine photo via Shutterstock. It seems like there’s a new study about alcohol every week. Some extolling the health benefits of the occasional drink […]