Star Trek, the wine

Star Trek, the wine

Sipping a great glass of wine while watching Star Trek — sounds like the perfect evening to some. A team of wine industry insiders has “boldly gone where no one has gone before” to create a limited edition wine commemorating … More »

Holiday Entertaining: Sangria

Holiday Entertaining: Sangria

If you are throwing a holiday bash, serve up a pitcher (or a few pitchers) of Sangria. Sangria is perfect for Christmas with its array of fruits and spices. Check out this recipe for holiday sangria from VOGA Italia wine. … More »

Spiced Sangria

Spiced Sangria

This fall, serve up something different at your next get-together with friends — Spiced Sangria. This recipe from VOGA Italia features plenty of fresh fruit including apples and clementines, partnered with brandy, rum, Merlot and fantastic spices. More »

Best Things to Buy in August

Best Things to Buy in August

Lifehacker’s Best Times to Buy Anything chart is one of the coolest things around. It breaks down the peak times to save money on purchases month by month, showing you when you should buy particular items – from big ticket … More »

Beer Drinking on the Upswing in the US

Beer Drinking on the Upswing in the US

Despite losing its biggest brewery to the Belgians, the US really likes beer. A recent Gallup Poll indicates that the preference for beer increased to a double-digit margin over wine. In 2005, wine was the alcoholic drink of the choice … More »

Beer-related humor

Beer-related humor

Here’s some beer-related humor for a snowy Friday: The Center for Disease Control has issued a medical alert about a highly contagious, potentially dangerous virus that is transmitted orally, by hand, and even electronically. This virus is called Weary Overload … More »