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Chrissy Teigen once accidentally spent $13,000 on a bottle of wine that she says ‘sucked,’ but high-end wines really can cost thousands

Chrissy Teigen shared a story on Wednesday about accidentally spending $US13,000 on a bottle of wine. Two sommeliers told Insider that Teigen might not be “a wine connoisseur.” Labour, location of vineyards, and restaurant markups might be responsible for the hefty price tag. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Chrissy […]
Chrissy Teigen once accidentally spent $13,000 on a bottle of wine that she says ‘sucked,’ but high-end wines really can cost thousands
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The 12 best natural wines, according to expert sommeliers and winemakers

If you’re looking to refill your wine cooler, nothing says summer more than an array of natural wines. These wines will often have “above-board agricultural practices, native-yeast fermentation, and no additives beyond minimal sulfuring” according to sommelier Billy Smith. Natural wines are available in everything from white and sparkling to […]
The 12 best natural wines, according to expert sommeliers and winemakers
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One of the best fine dining restaurants in the world is inside a converted treehouse, offers a can of tuna as its signature dish, and is surprisingly affordable. Here’s everything we ate for just $180.

La Colombe was ranked as one of the top 10 fine dining restaurants in the world by TripAdvisor users. The restaurant in Cape Town,South Africa, offers an 11-course tasting menu with a course-by-course wine pairing for $US180. I decided to put this extravagant menu to the test during a trip […]
One of the best fine dining restaurants in the world is inside a converted treehouse, offers a can of tuna as its signature dish, and is surprisingly affordable. Here’s everything we ate for just $180.
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How To Deep Fry A Turkey Without Blowing Yourself Up

[credit provider=”Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/4217518108/”] As amusing as it was to watch William Shatner’s dramatic tale of a fried turkey gone wrong for State Farm this month, we thought it might be useful to provide some grounded tips this Thanksgiving.Deep-frying a turkey can yield incredible results: a glistening bird with golden-brown skin that’s cooked perfectly […]
How To Deep Fry A Turkey Without Blowing Yourself Up
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The Best Pizza Pies In America

[credit provider=”John Vasilopoulos”] Top chefs and legendary bakers are among the new breed of pizzaiolo who are just as fanatical about the temperature of their ovens as they are about the provenance of their ingredients.See the best pizza places in America >
The Best Pizza Pies In America
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For $20, Eat A First-Class Meal In Your Economy Seat On US Airways

[credit provider=”Screenshot via U.S. Airways website” url=”https://dinefresh.usairways.com/eatsMenu.action?menu=3″] U.S. Airways knows that it’s difficult to afford a first-class seat on an international flight these days, so they’re giving economy passengers a taste of first class.DineFresh, a program the company launched Wednesday, allows passengers flying economy to order premium in-flight meals for […]
For $20, Eat A First-Class Meal In Your Economy Seat On US Airways
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The Key To Pairing The Right Wine With The Right Food

[credit provider=”hugh hendershot via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/168324066/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] The rule always used to be, “White wine with white meat, red wine with red meat.” These days, not so much.In fact the rule has changed to “drink what you like”. If you like Chateau Lafite with Corn Flakes, knock yourself out. Just invite […]
The Key To Pairing The Right Wine With The Right Food