Category: Wine

Its Bubbly Glory

This Brilliant Trick Will Restore a Bottle of Flat Champagne to Its Bubbly Glory I love Champagne, so when I heard this i had to share. In theory, we have zero issues with downing a whole bottle immediately. But if, for some strange reason, you have some left over, here’s a quick trick that will revive that almost-flat bottle in your fridge to its bubbly glory. What You Need: An open, flat bottle of Champagne (or any other type of bubbly) and a single raisin. (Yep, that’s it.) What You Do: Drop the raisin in the bottle, step back for a couple minutes and let it work its magic. The Results: Fizz like you just popped the cork. Why It Works: The remaining carbon dioxide in the bottle clings to the ridges in the raisin, then releases itself back into the liquid creating cascading effervescence all over again. Science is...

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Coppola spirits inspired by wife, sister, and daughter

Coppola spirits collection is inspired by wife, sister, and daughter. The famous Coppola family—of whom the filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola is the patriarch—is venturing further into the beverage industry with a line of liquors called “Great Women Spirits.” They already own a winery, aptly named Francis Ford Coppola Winery, through their lifestyle company The Family Coppola: Cinema, Wine, Food, Hideaways, and Adventure. “My mother, sister, wife, daughter, and granddaughters have all inspired me, as have all of the incredible women we celebrate with Great Women Spirits,” the director explained in a statement. “We all know well the great men of history, Alexander the Great, Julius...

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Happy St. Paddy’s Day Irish Coffee

HAPPY ST. PADDY’S DAY IRISH COFFEE 1.5 oz IRISH WHISKY, 1 oz Brown sugar syrup (1:1 brown sugar to water, heated until dissolved) Hot brewed coffee Garnish: WHIPPED CREAM…LOTS OF IT & I LIKE TO DRIZZLE A LITTLE FOX’S U-BET CHOCOLATE SYURP ON TOP. I’M JUST SAYIN’ SIP SLOWLY, ENJOY HAVE A GREAT, SAFE WEEKEND. XO CAT SEE YOU SUNDAY AT...

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