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You can't have food without drinks; they're a perennial pair. From the humblest glass of water to the finest glass of wine, there's something out there for everyone, and we have tons of tips, tricks, recipes, and guides to help you quench your thirst.

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How Coconut Water Is Made 01:25

How Coconut Water Is Made

by Emily Murawski | These days, your run-of-the-mill grocery store usually carries several brands of coconut water, packaged in tropically suggestive cartons and boxes...

Christmas Beer: Your Guide to Decking (Not Wrecking) the Halls 00:42

Christmas Beer: Your Guide to Decking (Not Wrecking) the Halls

by Jen Wheeler | Brewing Christmas ale is an ancient tradition that's endured—and evolved. Find out how, and why it's still a beloved ritual for all those...

The History of Mocha Coffees 01:02

The History of Mocha Coffees

by Erin Meister | Mocha didn’t always mean coffee made with added chocolate. In fact, in the early days of the coffee trade, starting in the 1600s all the way up through...

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: Eco-Friendly Food Gifts That Give Back 00:52

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: Eco-Friendly Food Gifts That Give Back

by Jen Wheeler | It feels great to give gifts (and, let's be honest, to receive them too), but it's even better if they give back to the world in some way, with proceeds...

Why You Need to Drink Coffee Liqueur This Holiday Season 01:35

Coffee Liqueur Is the Classy Way to Get Lit This Holiday Season

by Kelsey Butler | You’ve likely put booze in your coffee at least once during festive cold weather occasions, like trimming the tree or wrapping gifts. (And no judgment...

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: The Best Gourmet Food and Drink Gifts 03:42

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: The Best Gourmet Food and Drink Gifts

by Jen Wheeler | If you haven't started your holiday shopping yet, now's the time to check your list (or write it up in the first place)! Whether you're looking for...

The Best Recipes and Tips for Christmas 02:54

The Best Recipes and Tips for Christmas

by Chowhound Editors | There's more to Christmas dinner than a re-purposed Thanksgiving menu. Unlike the Turkey Day meal, Christmas dinner is much more flexible. Some people...

11 Sparkling Wine Cocktails for the Holidays 02:22

11 Sparkling Wine Cocktails for the Holidays

by Madeline Muzzi | Sparkling wine is synonymous with celebration, so it's no surprise that sparkling cocktails can pull your holiday event together with a simple pour...

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: The Chicest Bar Cart Gifts to Give and Receive This Season 02:40

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: The Chicest Bar Cart Gifts to Give and Receive This Season

by Dan Koday | The bar cart has practically become the new throw pillow for any apartment living room or loft space. But it’s around the holidays when a bar cart really...

What Is a Clarified Cocktail? 00:54

What Is a Clarified Cocktail?

by Greg Stegeman | Have you encountered a clarified cocktail yet? As of a couple days ago, I had not. But the folks at Chowhound were interested in breaking down the libation...

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: DIY Cocktail Gift Baskets 01:29

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: DIY Cocktail Gift Baskets

by Emily Murawski | Everyone has that friend, the cocktail obsessive who collects bitters and has not one, but two Hatch bar mixing glasses. You could easily just gift...

The Best Sparkling Waters Besides LaCroix 05:27

8 Sparkling Waters To Try When You Get Bored Of LaCroix

by Julie Vadnal | We know, we know. LaCroix is a blessing from the carbonated water gods. (Especially the grapefruit flavor. Don’t @ us.) But if it’s the only brand of...

8 Stylish Water Bottles That'll Make You Want To Hydrate 02:10

8 Stylish Water Bottles That'll Make You Want To Hydrate

by Anna Davies | Half a gallon. That’s how much water you should be drinking every day. So what do you do? Fill up your water bottle with the best intentions at 9 am...

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: Best High-End Craft Beers Over $25 01:05

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: Best High-End Craft Beers Over $25

by David Klein | We’re not suggesting slapping a bow on a six-pack of PBR.  What we are telling you is to consider gifting fancy pants suds that are worth the extra...

Sustainable Cocktails Are a Thing and We’re So Here For It 02:09

Sustainable Cocktails Are a Thing and We’re So Here For It

by Emily Cappiello | You buy your trout from a local fishery, make stock out of chicken bones, eat fruits only in season, and carry your own metal straw when you head out...

7 Homemade Hot Cocoa Mixes to Give as Gifts 03:34

Homemade Hot Cocoa Mix Is the Best Last-Minute Gift

by Emily Murawski | With homemade hot cocoa mix and a simply decorated jar, you’re all set with an easy and delicious gift for friends and family! And, if you’re tempted...

Holiday Glassware Guide: The Essential Wine Glasses for Holiday Entertaining 01:23

Holiday Glassware Guide: The Essential Wine Glasses for Holiday Entertaining

by Amy Sowder | When it comes to wine, the vessel matters. Consider your glassware when planning your Thanksgiving and winter holiday meals. If you have a set of Riedel...

Best Wines to Bring to Holiday Parties and Dinners 01:06

Best Wines to Bring to Holiday Parties and Dinners

by Amy Sowder | When you're invited to dinner and the host says, "Bring a beverage of your choice," what do you do? [related_content align="left" title="Put...

13 Ways to Survive and Thrive as a Guest: A Guide to Holiday-Party Etiquette 01:01

13 Ways to Survive and Thrive as a Guest: A Guide to Holiday-Party Etiquette

by Vanessa Simmons | Walking into a room full of festively dressed total strangers who will all stare at you and judge you mercilessly is really intimidating for many people...

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: The Best Alcohol to Give as Gifts 01:19

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: The Best Alcohol to Give as Gifts

by Dan Koday | Let’s be real. It’s hard to go wrong with a bottle of booze when it comes to gift-giving (especially when you’re trying to buy something for that person...

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: Unique Food and Drink Experiences 03:42

Chowhound Gift Guide 2018: Unique Food and Drink Experiences

by David Watsky | Finding the perfect gift, especially for a food fanatic, can be tricky. There’s a good chance they’ve been to most of the best restaurants in town and...

How to Host a Holiday Happy Hour at Home 02:12

How to Host a Holiday Happy Hour at Home

by Jessica Neary | Does this scenario sound familiar? The holidays have arrived and you consider yourself social, but going out on the town has lost its appeal or has...

10 DIY Infused Liqueurs to Get You Through the Holidays 03:42

10 DIY Infused Liqueurs to Get You Through the Holidays

by Caitlin M. O'Shaughnessy | Infusing alcohol like vodka, gin, tequila, rum, and brandy is a great way to add your own special touch to a homemade cocktail, and it also makes a...

Cheers to These Holiday-Inspired Beers 01:05

Cheers to These Holiday-Inspired Beers

by David Klein | Could there be a better time of year for beer? (And please don’t say, “what about October?”)  These next few months offer big, bold brews channeling...

What’s the Difference Between Port and Madeira? 01:32

What’s the Difference Between Port and Madeira?

by Anna Davies | Getting to know your way around dessert wines can intimidate even the most confident grape lover. You know your Italian and your French and can confidently...

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