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  • Best Steakhouses

    Whether you enjoy your steak prepared rare, medium or well-done, you can satisfy your carnivorous cravings and dig into a fine filet mignon or juicy ribeye at one of these top steakhouses in your area.

    Top 10 SUVs

    Although the SUV once caught a bad rap as a gas-guzzling highway hazard, today's models have evolved into functional, fuel-efficient vehicles. Take a look at our list to find versatile, family-friendly models.

    Top 10 Superfoods

    Loaded with vitamins and antioxidants, GAYOT's Top 10 Superfoods promote wellness and combat health threats. From foreign foods like teff to familiar favorites like pomegranates, all of our picks are easily incorporated into your diet.

    Top 10 Ranches Worldwide

    With cattle drives, star-kissed campfires and even luxurious spa treatments, GAYOT's Top 10 Ranches Worldwide prove that the cowboy life knows no borders. Get a slice of home on the range at one of the world's best guest ranches.

    Top 10 Craft Beers

    With thousands of fledgling breweries popping up worldwide, discovering the best new beers and ales can be daunting. Start your search with GAYOT's Top 10 Craft Beers, which include great-tasting options from today's top brewers.


  • Artesa Vineyards & Winery 2012 Estate Reserve Pinot Noir boasts aromas of raspberry and cherry alongside notes of rose petal
  • Artesa 2012 Estate Reserve Pinot Noir

    Owned by the Raventós family of Catalonia, Artesa is part of the Codorníu winemaking dynasty, whose long history can be traced back to the mid-16th century. Their 2012 Estate Reserve Pinot Noir is well-balanced, fruit-forward and naturally acidic.


  • Check out GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Bourbons to discover luxurious whiskeys like Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit
  • Top 10 Bourbons

    September is National Bourbon Heritage Month, which means it's time to raise a glass in honor of the most American of spirits. Take a look at GAYOT's Top 10 Bourbons to find handcrafted, Kentucky-born whiskeys that can be enjoyed neat or in a classic old-fashioned.


  • Revelers dressed in the traditional dirndl at Fremont Oktoberfest in Seattle
  • Top U.S. Oktoberfest Celebrations

    While its name suggests otherwise, Oktoberfest is actually held in September, which means now is your chance to chicken dance. Check out GAYOT's guide to the best Oktoberfest celebrations across the country to find great places to grab a brat and a brew (or two).