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WINE, SPIRITS, BEER & MORE

For oenophiles, beer lovers and aficionados of fine spirits

From wine reviews, food pairings, cocktail recipes and top spirits to the best beers, bar accessories and events, GAYOT provides a wealth of information for anyone interested in adult beverages. Whether you're a wine connoisseur or just getting started, there's always something new to learn inside.


Dolin Malibu Estate Vineyards 2012 Chardonnay displays aromas of pear, sweet cream and apple
WINE OF THE WEEK
Dolin Malibu Estate Vineyards 2012 Chardonnay

This lively and well-balanced Chardonnay hails from California's newest American Viticultural Area, the Malibu Coast AVA, and displays aromas of pear and sweet cream, with notes of apple.

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GAYOT's Top 10 Craft Beers include handcrafted brews from around the world
COOL BREWS
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.

Sample handcrafted beers from around the world


Find bold reds and crisp rosés that pair well with steak (image by Hotel du Vin & Bistro)
Photo courtesy of Hotel du Vin & Bistro via Flickr

PRIME WINE
Top 10 Steak Wines

No steak dinner is complete without a rich wine to complement your cuts. Take a look at GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Steak Wines to find crisp rosés and hearty reds from Argentina to Italy that pair perfectly with a meaty meal.

Make dinner a success



Sampling wine amongst the vines at Gramercy Cellars in Washington's Columbia Valley
NEW RELEASES
September 2014 New Wine Releases

Discover the newest offerings from around the world, including Cabernet Sauvignon from California, rosé from France and sherry from Spain.

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Read GAYOT's list to discover the finest bottles from great American distilleries
AMERICA'S SPIRIT
Top 10 Bourbon

Like baseball and apple pie, bourbon is an all-American phenomenon that's equally at home in swanky lounges on New York's Upper East Side or a Kentucky bluegrass hootenanny.

View the full selection of bourbons

Craft breweries are a trend on the rise, with thousands opening worldwide. To help, we've compiled a list of our ten favorite brews you need to try.

Whether straight up or mixed into an Admiral Schley Punch, share a cheers to the American spirit by trying one of our top ten bourbons.