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GRAB A 'COLD' ONE
Warmer weather calls for lighter beers with plenty of flavor. Whether you prefer fruity, malty or spicy beers, our list of Top 10 Summer Beers will help you find the perfect bottle.
Our Top 10 Sipping Beers should not be served cold but around 50ºF. Check out these full-bodied offerings from great European brewing traditions and up-and-coming brewers in the "New World."
50 SHADES OF CHUGGING
Featuring more than 1,100 articles, the massive The Oxford Companion to Beer is full of fascinating and enlightening entries on beer and beer-related subjects. A great gift for beer buffs!
Seasoned wine writer Denman Moody has packed more than three decades worth of tasting into The Advanced Oenophile
CLIP AND SIP
You have to try it to believe it. Treat your bottle with The Wine Clip and taste new layers of complexity in every pour. The gadget employs the principles of magnetics and works especially well on young reds.
Here's another great summer gift idea. SteadySticks make wining and dining outdoors a bit easier. The stainless steel wine glass holders can be inserted into the ground so you'll never again knock over your Chardonnay.
We've compiled the nec plus ultra in spirits. Our Top 10 Spirits this year include a bourbon so strong the FAA won't allow it on airplanes, an eleven-year-old tequila and a spare-no-expense gin that costs $700.
Nolet's Silver Dry Gin features a secret recipe of botanicals including Turkish rose, which gives it a pungent aroma and liqueur-like taste.
Made from high-quality sugarcane crops and patiently distilled and aged in oak barrels, our selection of Top 10 Rumsrepresents the finest output from across the Caribbean.
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