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Red Leaves and Ripe Grapes
Vol. XII, No. 3

A juicy steak with a glass of red wine
Photo by Flickr user Hotel du Vin & Bistro

Harvest Season
Top 10 Steak Wines

Wine and steak always make for a fabulous combination. Whether trying to pair a full-bodied rosé with fatty beef charcuterie or a Brunello with a thick, juicy porterhouse, GAYOT's list of the best wines for pairing with steak will make sure you have the right bottle for every cut.

Top 10 Value Wines

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Fine Craftsmanship
Top 10 Craft Beers

The recent craft beer renaissance means that there are more quality beers than ever to choose from. But with so many options, how could one separate the real deals from the wannabes? Luckily, GAYOT has done the leg work and sorted through the vast craft beer landscape to bring you our Top 10 Craft Beers.

Top 2014 U.S. Oktoberfest Celebrations


A dark, cozy bar with liquor shelves full of all the bourbon one could need
Photo by Flickr user Morgan Davis

The American Spirit
Top 10 Bourbons

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. The next time you get a hankering for a glass of bourbon, GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Bourbons will make sure you get the best that America has to offer.

The ABCs of Bourbon

Rows of grapevines at Esporao Winery in Portugal

Vineyard Visits
Top 10 Wine Routes

From the lesser-known Classic New Zealand Wine Route to France's famed Champagne and Bordeaux treks, GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Wine Routes covers paths on four different continents. All are stunning and each has a unique culture that would put them on any oenophile's bucket list.

Top 10 Wine Country Inns Worldwide

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