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Meet Sara Massa of Villa Massa Limoncello
4 years ago

Meet Sara Massa of Villa Massa Limoncello

Sara Massa is the next generation of the Villa Massa domain.

Her father, Stefano and his brother Sergio, founded the premium Italian Limoncello company in 1991 based off of an …
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9 New or Under the Radar Vermouths To Try Now
4 years ago

9 New or Under the Radar Vermouths To Try Now

Vermouth is the ultimate cocktail component, ever present in a myriad of classic cocktails (think Martinis, Manhattans and Negronis).

Originally, this fortified wine was used medicinally; even today, the term …
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Villa Massa Limoncello: Sharing A Family Recipe
4 years ago

Villa Massa Limoncello: Sharing A Family Recipe

Before the advent of our global economy, people had to go to Italy to experience the blissful joy of sipping limoncello, which was very much a local specialty, usually made …
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4 Cocktail Cherries to Try Right Now
4 years ago

4 Cocktail Cherries to Try Right Now

When it comes to the ingredients in your cocktails, are you paying enough attention to the garnish?

Among the most popular and traditional are maraschino cherries, seen in everything from …
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Live La Bella Vita with Giada and Frangelico
4 years ago

Live La Bella Vita with Giada and Frangelico

Food Network Star Giada De Laurentiis and Frangelico Team Up to Bring Italian-Inspired Cocktails and Cuisine to the At-Home Entertainer.

Classic Italian Hazelnut Liqueur Taps into Culinary Expertise of Beloved …
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Low-Proof, Bitter Cocktails to Take on the Heat
4 years ago

Low-Proof, Bitter Cocktails to Take on the Heat

Looking for the latest trend in summer cocktails? Try low-proof cocktails with bitter attributes.

Simply opt for recipes with a dash of bitters or bitter liqueur like Aperol for a …
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Bella Bellini – Modern Recipes for a Classic Cocktail
4 years ago

Bella Bellini – Modern Recipes for a Classic Cocktail

When Giuseppe Cipriani created the Bellini — a seemingly simple combination of peach purée and Prosecco — he likely had no idea that he would change the concept of “brunch.” …
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15 Drop Dead Gorgeous International Bars
5 years ago

15 Drop Dead Gorgeous International Bars

Beauty is an impossible thing to define – it’s subjective and distinctly personal.

Trying to identify a short list of beautiful bars was not only an incredibly enjoyable task, but …
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Exploring the Wines of Brazil
5 years ago

Exploring the Wines of Brazil

European Grapes and Local Varietals Share Common Ground

Quick! Name your favorite Brazilian wine. Not so easy, is it? Not because it’s hard to choose, but probably because you didn’t …
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Winter Wines for Still Chilly Climes
5 years ago

Winter Wines for Still Chilly Climes

The calendar may say spring, but, at least on the east coast, the newscasters are still spinning a winter’s tale. Photo Courtesy of Courtyard

And so, when the numbers continue …
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Sambuca – Sip It, Shake It, Even Flame It
5 years ago

Sambuca – Sip It, Shake It, Even Flame It

Italy can be thanked for numerous exquisite spirits and liqueurs.

Among them is Sambuca, a potent anise-flavored liqueur that falls into the same broad licorice-based category as Pastis, Raki, and …
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Ferrari Brut Exclusive Sparkling Wine Served at Trump Gala Benefit

Ferrari Brut Exclusive Sparkling Wine Served at Trump Gala Benefit

Ferrari Brut was the exclusive sparkling wine served at the VIP Reception and after-party.
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