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A swanky European social club where members pay thousands to store wine in speakeasy-like lounges is opening its first stateside location in DC — take a look inside

A members-only wine club with locations throughout Europe is set to open its first stateside branch in Washington, DC’s West End on September 8. Called wineLAIR, the space consists of 358 climate-controlled wine vaults where members can store their personal wine collections as well as bar and lounge areas for […]
A swanky European social club where members pay thousands to store wine in speakeasy-like lounges is opening its first stateside location in DC — take a look inside
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11 ways nightclubs and bars are getting social distancing right

Around the world, bar and nightclub owners are implementing unconventional ways to promote social distancing between customers. Some owners are betting on robot bartenders and sit-down dance clubs becoming the new normal. Here are ways bars and nightclubs around the world have decided to implement social distancing. Visit Insider’s homepage […]
11 ways nightclubs and bars are getting social distancing right
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You can buy a giant inflatable bar for your backyard

Inflatable.Pub sells inflatable bars that can give you a private pop-up experience in your own backyard. The company makes inflatable pubs, bars, and saloons, and they’re available worldwide. The bar is available for purchase, or you can rent one out from one of Inflatable.Pub’s partners. Visit Insider’s homepage for more […]
You can buy a giant inflatable bar for your backyard
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Bartenders reveal what they really think of 16 popular drink orders

Insider asked current and former bartenders about their thoughts on some popular cocktail orders. Mojitos are a great choice, but they can be frustrating for bartenders to make in bulk. Oftentimes bartenders are happy to make a whiskey ginger or vodka soda, since they’re easy to prepare and difficult to […]
Bartenders reveal what they really think of 16 popular drink orders
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The 20 best new restaurants of 2019, according to OpenTable

With more Americans choosing to dine out less, the restaurant industry is becoming increasingly difficult to break into – and sustain. Yet hundreds of new restaurants opened in 2019 with the dream of filling their uniquely designed dining rooms with hungry guests. OpenTable generated a list of the top 20 […]
The 20 best new restaurants of 2019, according to OpenTable
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Gold can cost $1,500 per ounce. Here’s why it’s so expensive.

Gold is a relatively rare precious metal and 190,000 tons of it has been mined on earth. Gold’s unique, bright-yellow appearance distinguishes it from other useful precious metals. It’s widely used because it doesn’t corrode or rust and it’s a perfect material for conducting electricity. If current global mining rates […]
Gold can cost $1,500 per ounce. Here’s why it’s so expensive.