Posted: Thursday May 2, 2013, 12:34 PM
Posted: Friday April 12, 2013, 1:44 PM
Popular, easy-drinking pinot grigio is America's favorite Italian white wine.
Posted: Wednesday March 27, 2013, 3:15 PM
The many microclimates of California have made it a hotbed for viticultural experimentation.
Posted: Friday March 15, 2013, 10:05 AM
The word whiskey comes from the Gaelic phrase uisce beatha, meaning "water of life."
Posted: Sunday March 3, 2013, 8:30 AM
The Shepherd & The Knucklehead Pub hosted a launch party for Ridgefield Park's Bolero Snort brewery.
Posted: Friday March 1, 2013, 10:35 AM
Joe Iurato offers wine suggestions for those observing Lent or eating lighter.
Posted: Thursday February 21, 2013, 11:55 AM
Ginger liqueurs, on their own or as a cocktail ingredient, are growing in popularity.
Posted: Friday February 8, 2013, 3:44 PM
Despite the snub in "Sideways," merlot remains a popular wine to drink now or put down in the cellar.
Posted: Friday February 8, 2013, 2:30 PM
Fairfield-based Jersey Artisan Distilling began making its first batch of rum, having received a federal distillery license on Jan. 14 and the state's license ten days later.
Posted: Thursday January 31, 2013, 1:39 PM
Tuthilltown Distillery produces the first whiskey in New York State since Prohibition.
Posted: Monday January 28, 2013, 8:05 AM
Corrado's held their 14th Annual Amateur Wine Making Competition at The Venetian in Garfield
The Venetian | Corrado's Family Affair | Amanda Allessio | Michael McClelland | Monique Weber | Tanya Fogg
| Juliet Carafello | Toula Leitao | Lisa Daniello | Jeanine D'Anna | Luci Masherelli | Lisa Papienuk | Kendra Corrado | Nicole Spinelli | Renee Corrado | Ashley Pernice | Sabrina Archipoli | Christina Marino | Jamie Dademo | Melissa Silletti | Deanna Gardner | Molly Tague | Jamie Taylor | Nikki Laginess | Michelle Hernandez | Smiley Ocuna | Jessica Rodriguez | Kim Parham | Chris Allen | Flo Allen | Astrid Suarez | Jose Suarez | Theresa Goldstein | Ralph Corrado | Stephanie Salemmi | Mariel Corrado | Alexander Longo | Mark Olivera | Nicole Olivera | Jason Olivera | Vincent Tardiri | Alexis Tardiri | Patrick McQueeney | Kristy Fry | Matt Best | Marilyn Munoz | Emma Sullivan | Katie Munziata | Helen Munziata | Ivanna Lema | Stephen DellaVecchia | Maria Brown | Enza Turdo | Laura DeNotaris | Joe Vele | Corinne Schoen | Haley Rutkowski | David Krasnoff | Shirly Korchak | Joe Boscia | Christina McDaid | Lukasz Niespodziewanski | Kamila Wysocki | Norbert Markowicz | Sylvia Krajewski | Samantha Drummond | Kathy Krajewski | Samantha Brown | Adolfo Fernandez | Alyssa Bickel | Adria De Pasquale | Frank Polidoro | Vince Marsden | Justine Lynn | Courtney Lavorato | Mike Foti | Billy Catalano | Sara Pernice | Katie Harrison | Monroe Jones | Mark Parisi | Victor Pita | Rosabella Conde | Joe Conde | Carlos Mariano | Celia Mariano | Ann Marie Garcia | Brigid Gisolfi | Kaitlin Gisolfi | Francine Santos | Victoria Santos | Carol Doyle | Benjarak Doyle | John Kettle | Melody Kettle | Karen Gonzalez | Frank Gonzalez | Donna Memoli | Danielle Memoli | Ira Van Scyoc | Traci Van Scyoc | James Corrado | Jerry Corrado | Joseph Corrado | Michele Corrado | John Pernice | Joe Distaulo | Dave Dragotto | Larry Saia | Jimmy Tramutola | Paul Disilvio | Elvi Perez | Gene Disilvio | Norma Disilvio | Charlie Adonizio | Mark Millington | Garfield
Posted: Thursday January 24, 2013, 2:25 PM
Joe Iurato explains the basic of Port wines, focusing on the various styles.
Posted: Thursday January 17, 2013, 11:59 AM
Winter's not all about red wines; whites often pair better with soup.
Posted: Thursday January 10, 2013, 12:03 PM
Adjacent winegrowing regions Marche and Abruzzo produce noteworthy wines.
Posted: Thursday December 27, 2012, 11:36 AM
Joe Iurato offers four suggestions to toast to on New Year's Eve.
Posted: Tuesday December 18, 2012, 1:50 PM
Just Grapes Lounge in Elmwood Park held a wine tasting event to benefit the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund
Just Grapes Lounge | Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund | Sandy Amin | Carey Love | Francesco Sias | Lauren Paccariller
Posted: Friday December 14, 2012, 1:22 PM
Gilda's Club held a wine tasting event at the Modiani Kitchens and Interiors showroom in Englewood.
David Rossi | Tatiana Deluna | Mariella Deluna | Cherry Jobity | Joy Alcaro | Doris Aronson | Renee Sall | Karen DiMaria
| Gwen Weiss-Numeroff | Maria Meshefsky | Nicole Montemarro | Sheri Sussman | Kim Greenheim | Sunday Chuda | Gil Kovalsky | Kobi Aharon | Sandy Kissler | Barbara Wagner | Christinna Rossi | Elaine O'Brien | Hank O'Brien | Frederic DiMaria | Isiah Robinson | Barbara Ben-David | Carol Banta | Lauren Overcash | Sue Logan | David Clark | Sheila Thorne | Lou Weiss | Mort Weinstein | Treva Dupree | Joe Marano | Theresa Leiter | Corinne Mullen | Amy Sclafane | Lourdes Beltre | Carolyn Lazala | Donors Ann Stoller | Helen Johnson | Modiani Kitchens | Englewood
Posted: Saturday November 17, 2012, 9:00 AM
Jacqeline Laurita and Caroline Manzo of "The Real Housewives of New Jersey" stopped by Stew Leonards Wines in Clifton for a wine tasting and bottle signing.
Jacqeline Laurita | Caroline Manzo | Stew Leonard's Wines | Chris Manzo | Albie Manzo | Sylvie Duro | Telma Duda
| Kristina Rivera | Ines Macadam | Laura Scotti | Allison MacFadyen | Elaine Aiello | Chris Laurita | Jerry Martellaro | Eric Simone | Elizabeth Esposito | Brittney Tavello | Rachel Sanchez | Sue Scarpelli | Estella Ritacco | Leanne Mayor | Eric Volk | Johnnie Santos | Giavanna Esposito | Gail Pietropaolo | Jennifer Esposito | Salvatore Esposito | Denise Thatcher | Tricia Sullivan | Melanie Marino | Sharon DeMeola | Maria Rodriguez | Ken Woodin
Posted: Thursday November 15, 2012, 4:30 PM
A blind tasting of cabernet sauvignons reveals some surprises.
Posted: Monday September 10, 2012, 6:13 PM
Take a "bite" out of some scrumptious apple cocktails.
Posted: Monday August 20, 2012, 8:20 AM
Demarest Farms in Hillsdale held its annual N.J. Wine Festival celebrating ten New Jersey wineries, including food and live music.
Demarest Farms | Anthony Antonello | Kelly Goodhand | Jamie Hasselberger | Peter Hasselberger | Dale Murphy | Katie Downes
| Teresa Lang | Calvin Lang | Ann Baumgartem | Gretchen Cividini | Shannon Pitt | Allison Pitt | Becca Feld | Torene Valerio | Katie Conklin | Ashley Casiqno | Lisa Kropilak | Jack Kropilak | Jennifer Libertiny | Katie Lowlor | Lisa Vienckowski | Karly Mannion | Lauren DiChiaro | Lindsey Klien | Raymond Cho | Daniele Albertini | Jennifer Hill | Tara Cho | Jessica Humphrey | Jessica Bernstein | Elise Felixson | Dan Hoefert | Casey Ryan | Vicki Henry | Danni Kuhn | Martha Urbiel | Gary Breithaupt | Billiee Stanton | Keri Maher | Keith Dugan | Janice Dugan | Angela Morgan | Peter Morgan | Macarius Morgan | Alberta Vadala | Janet Manning | Melissa Anglesea | Honore Anglesea | Linda Posada | Carlos Posada | Hillsdale
Posted: Thursday August 16, 2012, 1:59 PM
Spirits expert Bob Probert takes a look at four rums with different flavor profiles and the cocktails best suited for each of them
Posted: Friday August 3, 2012, 8:40 PM
Four notable Bergen bars cook up delicious meals to enjoy with a cold one.
The Office Beer Bar & Grill | The Shannon Rose | Redd's Restaurant & Bar | Allendale Bar & Grill | Allendale
Posted: Friday August 3, 2012, 2:09 PM
Refreshing cocktails from Exclusiv for a hot summer day.
Posted: Thursday July 5, 2012, 12:29 PM
For the die-hard "red heads" out there who won't be swayed in their wine choices by the summer months, this one's for you.
Posted: Thursday June 28, 2012, 2:42 PM
Crisp, vibrant, citrus peel, green apple, passion fruit, wild strawberry, white flowers and wet stone. These are just a few words that associate with wines fit for a sweltering summer day.
Posted: Sunday June 24, 2012, 8:10 AM
Melissa Gorga stopped by Liquor Locker to sponsor Voli Light Vodka and sign bottles for dozens of fans.
Melissa Gorga | Allison Meyer | Natalie Rucando | Jennifer Garcia | Joo Johnson | Allyssa Pratola | Merrill Barbone
Posted: Tuesday June 19, 2012, 11:45 AM
Social Scene: Bergen Family Center hosts Wine Tasting Fundraiser at Flemming's Prime Steakhouse in Edgewater
Bergen Family Center hosted a wine tasting and silent auction at Flemming's Prime Steakhouse in Edgewater this past week.
Bergen Family Center | Jessica Wates | Susan Barnable | Marc Pickard | Janine Canecchia | Scott Inperato | Chris McAllister
| David Brown | John Sweeny | Adriana Sweeny | Helen Herssens | Patrick Herssens | Scott Reddin | Susan Russ | Victoria Adamski | Nadia Scolaro | Richard Garcia | Ryan Mion | Paula Tenebruso | Mitch Schonfeld | Jill Taormina | Chris Costa | Doria Scolaro | Connie Wagner | Tim Eustace | Jodi Levy | Marcia Levy | Susan Tenebruso | Flemming's Prime Steakhouse | Edgewater
Posted: Thursday June 7, 2012, 11:08 AM
While the pioneering and very best Super Tuscans often come with big price tags, there are values to be had for every budget.
Posted: Monday June 4, 2012, 10:38 AM
Potent and patriotic potables to celebrate the month of June