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Best Wines for a Barbecue

Hot dogs on the grill—or even hamburgers, pork ribs, or barbecued chicken—don’t shout wine. But why not? If you’re inclined…

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7 Delicious Rosé Wines for $15 or Less

For a long time, most wine ­drinkers in the US thought all pink wines were sweet and gooey—thanks to the…

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Time for a Valentine’s-President’s Day Party!

It’s been more than a month since holiday celebrations, so why not rekindle the holiday spirit and throw a Valentine’s–President’s…

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Wine Lover? You Could Be Drinking More Than You Think

If you’re a wine lover, listen up. Researchers have uncovered some surprising—but sobering—facts about today’s average consumption…

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If You Like These Popular Wine Brands…You’ll Love These Even More

When people like a brand of wine, they often drink it to the exclusion of everything else. That’s one reason…

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Fabulous Wines for the Holidays

One of the Best Is Just $10 Many of us who drink wine or serve it to guests start to…

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Get Out of Your Wine Rut!

Try Something Deliciously Different—Most Are Only $10 a Bottle Buying wine can be difficult, what with all the choices and…

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The Imported-Beer Hoax

Beck’s is among the most popular German beers in America. Or it would be, if it really were German. While…

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Best Summer Wines

(Easy to Drink, Cheap to Buy) Summer is the time for what I call porch wines. These lighter wines—red, white…

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Guide to Getting the Most from Wine—and Enjoying It More!

Since medical research has bestowed its blessing on wine—in moderation—for good health, what more do you need to know? A…

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No More Wine Headaches

If you get headaches after drinking wine, you may have heard that it is the sulfites in wine that cause…

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Choose a Wine You’ll Love

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Don’t Miss Out on Dessert Wines

A Delightful Way to End a Meal Americans have always been uncertain about dessert wines—all those ports, sherries and others…

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Corkless Wine Bottles

Bottom Line/Personal: One of the interesting trends is that good traditional corks—bye-bye. And in fact, I’m seeing a lot of…

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How to Store Wine

Bottom Line/Personal: The big rage in kitchen design seems to be to have a fancy wine refrigerator, but do you…