What is it about the perfect cup of coffee that gets us out of our homes and into our favorite local coffee shop? Is it the artisanal, hand-roasted beans? Perfectly balanced lattes prepared by trained professionals? Maybe it’s just the comfy atmosphere of a great coffee shop that keeps us coming... Read more
Some people-food really is great for pets. Blueberries, for instance, are excellent for dogs: just like humans, dogs need anti-oxidants, and blueberries are a great source — so if you drop a few on the floor (or if your pup is begging at the breakfast table and you feel like indulging him or her),... Read more
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We New Yorkers are famously proud of our city. That pride is never more apparent (some might call it arrogant) than in our unshakable belief in New York’s primacy in food and drink. The people of New York are... Read more
When we set out to determine the 101 best wineries in the United States, we knew that we had tasked ourselves with an extremely challenging mission. While California remains indisputably the wine capital of the country, in volume as well as overall quality, the number and variety of truly beautiful... Read more
We’ve never been invited to the Oscars, so we wouldn’t know what it’s like to slug through a liquid diet for five days in order to squeeze into a custom-made Oscar de la Renta gown (we’d imagine a mixture of thoroughly horrifying and mind-blowingly delightful), but for we commoners, The Academy... Read more
Some drinks are synonymous with their place of origin. While it’s never in poor taste to sip a little limoncello in, say, Thailand (in fact, that sounds like a great way to spend an evening), the popular lemon liqueur is so iconic that it’s practically a symbol of southern Italy. Ditto for vodka... Read more
The warm weather is quickly becoming a memory. Across the nation, everything pumpkin-spiced fills the shelves. Leaf-raking is the new weekend activity, and many of us are growing excited at the advent of the holiday season. But if your heart is set on beach weather and your body relies on those... Read more