Category: Drink

Oliver St. John Gogarty, Dublin, Ireland

Turns out Guinness does taste better in Ireland! Beer is served frosty cold here, so dare to be bold and try something new.  We suggest opting for a locally made beer, like Guinness, in the presence of these real beer drinkers, whom generally think…

Hall Vineyards, Napa California

When you are looking for value in super expensive wine, Hall Vineyards is your place.  You can purchase a 100 point wine here for $300 and something dollars.  However, what we found most important is that there $135 bottle (Jacks Masterpiece) is better than…

Kelly Fleming Vineyards, Napa California

Kelly Flemming Vineyards If you are looking for intimate and romantic, this is the spot.  They buzz you in through their private gate and greet you outside with a glass of white wine.  The winery charges $75 a taste, but only sees 8 groups…

Sterling Vineyards, Napa, California

I went to Sterling Vineyards for the first time this year, because Lisa thought I should see it at least once.  It was set up like a theme park with tickets to a lovely gondola ride that takes you up to the winery, which…

Cantine Rivera Winery, Puglia Italy

What a wonderful tasting experience! They give you your own bottles and wine guide, who is now our friend and we hope to see him again soon.  The bottles pictured were ours to drink.  We spent like 3 hours here.  Our wine server was…

Fifty House (Milan, Italy)

Fifty House (http://www.fiftyhouse.com/) in Milan provides complementary Prosecco upon check in and with the breakfast buffet. What a brilliant idea! The only problem we had was that there was no alcohol in the mini bar and every restaurant/bar in the area closes at 10:00…

Coqueta (San Francisco, Ca)

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