Oysters and Wine

How do you pair oysters with wine?

Oysters are really one of nature’s most magical delicacies. They’re delicious, low in calories, and high in vitamins. Yes, the slimy texture and idea of...
The Secrets of Food & Wine Pairing

The Secrets of Food & Wine Pairing

The key to matching food and wine isn’t to be found in the pairing charts you’ve been memorizing, or the red wine-red meat combo...
Wine Slushies

Wine Slushies

It’s still warm out, and all we want to do is make wine slushies, sit back and relax. Throw your choice of wine and...
Happy Hanukkah!

Hanukkah Food & Wine Pairings

Just like most holidays, Hanukkah is a holiday with deep culinary traditions. The most traditional foods are usually fried in oil to remind participants...
Wine and BBQ

Wine Pairing for Summer Barbecues

This Monday is Labor Day – the official end of summer. Time to put away your white pants, head back to school, and start...

Recreate the Perfect BottleRock Moment

BottleRock Festival is a wine lover's dream! With delicious wines, food from Michelin Star restaurants, music from the best artists and...
Food and Wine Pairings

Getting Creative with Food and Wine Pairings

Creating the perfect wine pairings for a meal is an art. Some foods may even stump even the most creative oenophile. What should you...

Cucumber Cooler

Summer’s end may be quickly approaching, but it’s never too late to discover the perfect summertime drink. This Cucumber Cooler is made with white...
TJ Douglas

Working in Wine: TJ Douglas

This is TJ Douglas, owner of two boutique wine stores in Boston, The Urban Grape. I first encountered their store in Chestnut Hill over a...