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Hit or Myth? The Medicinal Whiskey

Hit or Myth? The Medicinal Whiskey

Can a glass of your favorite liquor really make you feel better when you are under the weather?
By Don Kavanagh | Posted Sunday, 04-Aug-2019
Fine China: Wine from the Middle Kingdom

Fine China: Wine from the Middle Kingdom

China expert Jim Boyce looks at some Chinese wines available in the wider world.
Posted Sunday, 17-Mar-2019
Best Value Wines In A Case

Best Value Wines in a Case

What can you get for less than $25 these days? A surprising amount, it turns out.
By Natalie Sellers | Posted Sunday, 03-Mar-2019
Wine Legend's Tales from China

Wine Legend's Tales from China

Jim Boyce takes a look at Don St Pierre's autobiography Jeeps, Pretty Ladies and Wine.
Posted Sunday, 03-Feb-2019
Weed Searchers Come out of the Woodwork

Weed Searchers Come out of the Woodwork

Cannabis searches are on the increase as wine lovers experiment with the wilder side of life.
By Don Kavanagh | Posted Sunday, 26-Aug-2018
The Expensive Side of Drinking

The Expensive Side of Drinking

Got some spare change? Feel free to stand us a round or two of these crazy cocktails
By Natalie Sellers | Posted Sunday, 12-Aug-2018
German Immigrant Finds Love Down Under

German Immigrant Finds Love Down Under

The heartwarming tale of how one New Zealand vineyard ended up cornering the market for an entire grape variety.
By Don Kavanagh | Posted Sunday, 29-Jul-2018
Buying a Bottle with Bitcoin

Buying a Bottle with Bitcoin

The days of buying wine with a single coin are long gone, but a cryptocurrency could change that.
By Don Kavanagh | Posted Saturday, 12-May-2018
You're Not Going Out Dressed Like That

You're Not Going Out Dressed Like That

Weird wine names – genius or marketing fail? Guess which side we come down on.
By Don Kavanagh | Posted Friday, 13-May-2016
Three Wine Events That Won’t Happen In 2016

Three Wine Events that Won't Happen in 2016

Former Wine-Searcher editor Wink Lorch looks at the perils of New Year predictions.
Posted Thursday, 31-Dec-2015
Magnum Farce – Beyond The Bigger Bottle

Magnum Farce – Beyond the Bigger Bottle

Bigger is not always better when it comes to wine bottles, Sam Behrend discovers.
Posted Friday, 18-Dec-2015
The Outsider's Guide To Thanksgiving

The Outsider's Guide to Thanksgiving

Desperate not to churn out the usual Thanksgiving wines story, Claire Adamson looks to left field for inspiration.
Posted Thursday, 26-Nov-2015
Friday The 13th – Revenge Of The Wine

Friday the 13th – Revenge of the Wine

It's that day again and if you think you're in for a bad day, read on ...
By Don Kavanagh | Posted Friday, 13-Nov-2015
Plan Wine From Outer Space

Plan Wine from Outer Space

With trouble brewing beyond our atmosphere, Claire Adamson picks her wines to toast the Apocalypse.
Posted Saturday, 31-Oct-2015
Pope's New York Mass Gets a Wine to Match

Pope's New York Mass Gets a Wine to Match

This week's Madison Square Garden headliner had a helping hand from some Finger Lakes wines.
By Claire Adamson | Posted Saturday, 26-Sep-2015
The Epic Battle of Cuvée Raccoon

The Epic Battle of Cuvée Raccoon

A California man has declared his backyard vineyard a war zone, writes Christy Canterbury MW.
Posted Saturday, 12-Sep-2015
A Mythically Expensive Spanish Wine

A Mythically Expensive Spanish Wine

Ozone therapy has sent the price of this Spanish red sky high.
By Claire Adamson | Posted Sunday, 23-Aug-2015
Negotiating the Minefield of Wine Etiquette

Negotiating the Minefield of Wine Etiquette

So-called rules about wine drinking only serve to scare people away from what should be a pleasurable experience.
By Don Kavanagh | Posted Saturday, 25-Jul-2015
The Weird World of Non-Grape Wine

The Weird World of Non-Grape Wine

When you go beyond the grape, you enter a strange and uncomfortable wine world.
By Claire Adamson | Posted Saturday, 04-Jul-2015
Prosecco-palypse Strikes Fear into British Hearts

Prosecco-palypse Strikes Fear into British Hearts

The UK is facing a summer without Prosecco. Or is it?
By Claire Adamson | Posted Saturday, 30-May-2015
What's App With This Picture?

What's App With This Picture?

We're not sure all of you have got the hang of our label-recognition app yet.
By Claire Adamson | Posted Saturday, 23-May-2015
Curing A Hangover The Ancient Egyptian Way

Curing a Hangover the Ancient Egyptian Way

Sticking your head in a hedge is a common result of overindulgence in wine, but it's also a cure, apparently.
By Claire Adamson | Posted Saturday, 16-May-2015
There Goes The Neighborhood – Miley Buys A Vineyard

There Goes the Neighborhood – Miley Cyrus Buys a Vineyard

Hidden Hills just keeps on getting classier as another celebrity moves in.
By Claire Adamson | Posted Friday, 08-May-2015
The Prime Minister's Ponytailgate Pinot Present

Prime Minister Seeks Ponytailgate Pardon With Pinot Noir

Wine and politics should never be mixed.
By Claire Adamson | Posted Saturday, 02-May-2015
Live Long And Prosper With Sardinian Wine

Live Long and Prosper with Sardinian Wine

A book about the Italian islanders' longevity sparks a flurry of visits to Wine Searcher.
By Claire Adamson | Posted Saturday, 25-Apr-2015
Boulogne: From Booze Cruise Destination To Wine Producer

Boulogne: From Booze Cruise Destination to Wine Producer

Vineyard planted overlooking the English Channel.
By AFP with Wine-Searcher staff | Posted Saturday, 18-Apr-2015
Is Kim Jong-un A Wine Searcher User?

Is Kim Jong-un a Wine Searcher User?

It might be one of the world's poorest countries, but someone, somewhere in North Korea has a taste for Bordeaux, Brunello and $3 fizz.
By Claire Adamson | Posted Saturday, 11-Apr-2015
Easter's Best Wine Match: Concrete Eggs

Easter's Best Wine Match: Concrete Eggs

Move aside chocolate Easter eggs, concrete goes better with wine
By Claire Adamson | Posted Saturday, 04-Apr-2015
Catholic Church Opens Bar To Reach Masses

Catholic Church Opens Bar to Reach Masses

The Catholic Church tries a new way to get people closer to God – they've opened a bar.
By Don Kavanagh with AFP | Posted Saturday, 28-Mar-2015
Remember My Name: 5 Odd AVA Titles

Remember My Name: 5 Odd AVA Titles

Ever wondered how some AVAs ended up with their names? Claire Adamson digs into US naming conventions.
By Claire Adamson | Posted Saturday, 21-Mar-2015
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