Wines + Spirits

Marissa Collections

Fine Wine meets Fine Dine in NYC

Oenophilia (eh-no-fill-ee-uh), derived from the Greek language, is the love (philia) of wine (oinos). Ipso facto, an oenophile is a lover of wine. It stands to reason that wine lovers are often...

I’m Tasting The Stars – A Look at Champagne

You’re at a party.  A band is playing dance tunes while people chatter about plans for the New Year. In the corner, mostly unheard, a voice from the television brings you the...

Cigars – A Taste of the Good Life

Although hand rolled cigars are typically more expensive than those produced by machines, they are worth the higher price – just ask Altadis, the world’s largest cigar company and makers of some...

New England Wine Cellars

Functional Beauty Whether you’re an occasional sipper of wine or a bona fide connoisseur, the last thing you want to taste is a bottle of wine that has become vinegar. Wine like any...

The Top Ten Most Prestigious Cognacs in the World

Today, we bring you the crème de la crème of our Cognacs - unabashedly artful, ancient vintages from long-forgotten producers and priceless special cuvées from the world's most famous houses. We've selected...

Casa Dragones Tequila for The Tequila Discerning Drinkers

Hand-distilled in small batches in Tequila, Mexico, Casa Dragones Tequila has become the first choice of celebrities such as Bobby Flay, Eric Ripert, Oprah Winfrey Martha Stewart. Discerning tequila drinkers have been uncharacteristically...

Spain – Much more than Sangria

When you think of fine imported wine, what comes to mind? Possibly a Chateau Lafite Rothschild 2004 from Bordeaux, France, or an Aldo Conterno Dolcetto d’Alba 2000 exported from the Barola vicinity...

Handcrafted Spirits, Top Small Batch Sips Make it Worth the Wait

You've worked hard today, relentless in pursuit of your goals. You've had a relaxing evening out, with a decadent menu shared by an amazing company. Putting the stamp at the end of...

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