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History of Mimosas

Arguably everyone’s brunch beverage of choice, Mimosas have been a cocktail staple for as long as we can remember. Who could’ve guessed that a combination as simple as orange juice and champagne would catch? We have no idea. Which is why we’re investigating the origin story behind everyone’s favorite citrus sip. According to Wikipedia, Mimosas […]

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Luckily for wine lovers, doctors have proven time and time again that a glass of red wine a day provides a beneficial antioxidant boost. Regular, careful intake of dry red wine has real health benefits–people aren’t just making that up! Red wine has health benefits, but what about other drinks? Dry wines and clear liquors […]

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Given it’s the only setting in which sipping rosé before 12pm is acceptable, we believe everyone deserves to take part in the brunch magic. The word “brunch” appeared in the United States approximately 124 years ago. Today, it has become more popular than ever on Saturdays and Sundays and it doesn’t seem to be losing […]

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“Beauty is more than skin deep”, “you are what you eat,” we hear variations of these phrases all of the time but are still absolutely confounded when faced with a pesky breakout. The explanation behind your break out may be a whole lot less mysterious than you think. While everyone’s skin is different and subject […]

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Dinner Party Wine Pairings

Have you ever agreed to host a dinner and became frustrated with the task?  It’s ok, chill, hosting a dinner for family, friends or someone special should be fun. I recommend, set your menu and work around that.  Use fresh ingredients, I recommend eating local and seasonal as long as you are passionate about it.  […]

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Valentine’s Day is a special day to celebrate love.  It’s a day to say, “thank you” and “I love you” to that special person in your life.  At the top of the list are the flowers, the cards, and the dinner dates. But don’t forget the wine! All of the romantic fanfare is the perfect […]

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If you’ve ever visited Miami, it’s likely you’ve heard of and visited Wynwood. The city’s bustling art and design district is a hub for all things culture and art, and with the addition of the following food spots – fine dining. We love the following three restaurants and bars for their eclectic design, artful dishes […]

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Champagne Beauty

Today we’re toasting to champagne. Why? Because it seems there is so much more to celebrate about everyone’s favorite celebratory beverage than you may have realized! Bubbly is more than just a New Year’s Eve must – turns out, it’s a beauty staple if you want glowing skin and ultra-soft and shiny hair. So next […]

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Restaurant for Wine Lovers

If the first thing you ask when scoping out potential dinner spots is, “What’s their wine list like?” This one’s for you – because we’ve endured enough $5 merlots and plastic cupped cabernets to learn that if a restaurant doesn’t have good wine list, they aren’t worth your valuable time. To save you the wine […]

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Wine Christmas Gift

If you’re a wine lover, chances are you’ve received more than your fair share of glass charms and over-the-top aerators over the years. This holiday season, throw your fellow wine enthusiasts a curve ball by surprising them with a luxurious wine-related gift they’ll actually want to use. Here are our favorites. Soapstone Bottle Cooler – […]

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