Food & Drink

After a months-long shutdown, California’s tasting rooms are ready to roll The fusion of art and nature at Cliff Lede Vineyards in Yountville. Courtesy Cliff Lede Vineyards After a long dry spell during the coronavirus pandemic, California’s tasting rooms are reopening to visitors, where permitted by county. Gov. Gavin Newsom ordered the state’s public tasting
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Marianne Eaves blended Sweetens Cove, a Tennessee bourbon named after the golf course in Tennessee. … [+] Peyton Manning and Andy Roddick are partners in the bourbon. Sweetens Cove Peyton Manning and Andy Roddick launched a bourbon. In the whiskey world, another celebrity whiskey draws the cynical, “big whoop.” Whiskey geeks usually view celebrity whiskeys
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China’s President Xi Jinping (R) shakes hands with President Donald Trump at the G20 Summit in Osaka … [+] on June 28, 2019. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images In pursuing a tariff-first, “America First” trade policy, Donald Trump made the United States less secure and more susceptible to manipulation
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Brightly lit displays of strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, and raspberries are often the first items to greet grocery store customers, tempting them with eye-catching colors and sun-kissed freshness. What very few of us consider is the complex set of decisions—informed by predictive analysis—that is required for these highly perishable berries to reach their destinations in ripe,
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This week, a federal court denied a challenge to USDA guidance regarding SNAP coronavirus emergency … [+] allotments, meaning that food stamp households with the lowest income levels will continue to see no additional benefits under the “emergency allotment” provisions. Getty In March 2020, Congress passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“Families First”) as
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Consumers like curbside pickup and plan to keep using it even as shutdown orders are lifted. (Photo … [+] by: Ruth Hytry Sinclair/Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images For many consumers, COVID-19 ushered in an entirely new dining and retail environment. Sure, carry out was common in
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Kodiak Cakes Buttermilk Power Cakes Topped with Maple Syrup, butter and berries Kodiak Cakes It’s about time that Quaker and PepsiCo retired Aunt Jemima, not only for its obviously racist imagery of black servitude but also because the syrup is just plain bad. The first two ingredients are corn syrup and high fructose corn syrup,
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Photo Illustration: Kristin Tablang Happy hour has always been the highlight of my day. In the Before Times, my default end-of-day drink was always a generous pour whiskey—neat, on the rocks, or with a splash of water. And if my afternoon was particularly grueling or uninspired, I’d pour myself a good Cognac—paired with a small
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Ritual has launched a non-alcoholic tequila into the market. Ritual Ritual Beverage Company is entering the tequila market. Not with the usual agave spirit you know and love—the NA spirits brand has launched an alcohol-free tequila, the first of its kind. The tequila joins the brand’s current product offerings of zero-proof gin and whiskey. Ritual’s non-alcoholic
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TOPLINE After photos and videos of maskless New Yorkers congregating in Manhattan while drinking on sidewalks surfaced this weekend, Gov. Andrew Cuomo threatened retaliation for businesses and for residents, saying both will see the “consequences of your actions” if the behavior continues and possibly jeopardizes the state’s reopening process. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Photo
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