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Drink / Food

Pumpkin time

Why these seasonal brews are hard not to like I know I get all indignant about pumpkin beers, specifically that […]

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Drink / Food

Boxes and cans

Eye-catching packaging, tasty wines Traditionally grapes were picked, vinified, sometimes aged, and then bottled and sealed with a cork and […]

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Drink / Food

De-simplifying tomatoes

You kind of knew what you were letting yourself in for in February when you started all those tomato plants. […]

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Drink / Food

Beers that aren’t pumpkin

Because some of us just aren’t ready It was mid-August when I saw my first pumpkin beer in a local […]

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Drink / Food

Espresso martini

Editor’s note: Sometimes the essence of a drink can be summed up in short story. ‘Tis thus with this week’s […]

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Drink / Food

The other flavors of Italy

A look at two lesser-known Italian wine styles This week we will explore two Italian wines, both from the north […]

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Drink / Food

Everyday IPAs

Some IPAs now are borderline crushable IPAs are king. But they’re also super confusing. You’ve got American IPAs, New England […]

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Drink / Food

Local flavors

Wines that help you dig in to the Mediterranean The domestication of grapes and the production of wine have their […]

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Drink / Food

A drink for your imaginary yacht

I understand that you’ve got a lot going on right now — a pandemic, work headaches, psychotic squirrels terrorizing your […]

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Drink / Food

Summertime gose

Tart and refreshing for your taste buds Whoa, it’s mid-August. When did that happen? That can only mean one thing: […]

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