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French Burgundies

French wine importer and sommelier Steve Pignatiello is one of my favorite Francophiles. I have been drinking and writing about his P. Comms, Int’l wines for almost 10 years.

Family Tradition

Each Thanksgiving I pour American red wines—made by a family-owned winery—in addition to Schramsberg sparkling wines. And this year these reds will be J. Davies, part of the Schramsberg portfolio of still wines.

Alabama Style

Clyde May’s whiskey is the official state spirit of Alabama.

Lebanese Wine

Tonight at the Wine Loft, certified sommelier Stella Nystrom shares a beautiful Chateaux Musar Jeune Rough 2011 and its amazing history.

Summer Spirits

Seasons 52 Fresh Grill—located at The Summit—is known for its wine bar and an award-winning wine list. But, don’t overlook their seasonal cocktails.

Crafted Comfort

On Tap Sports Café has been a favorite neighborhood pub since 1996. Now with four Birmingham metro locations—Galleria, Inverness, Lakeview, and Fultondale—On Tap draws regulars from all around.

Select Champagne

When asked my favorite champagne, the answer is an easy one—Champagne Delamotte.

Name That Drink

The new cucumber cocktail at 26 needs a name.

Custom Cocktail

The Collins Bar mixes drinks to fit your flavor profile.

Tap Takeover

The wildly popular Fat Tire is finally here in Birmingham! Both Billy’s Sports Grill locations, English Village and Overton, have these brews on tap and by the bottle.

Limited Wine

Make Valentine’s Day (or any evening) special with Fleming’s private label Schramsberg 46 Diamonds 2009.