When it comes to choosing a wine, it can often seem like a daunting task. To make it easier, try asking the sommelier what he or she would drink. Don't use the word "dry." It's not helpful, since most wine is dry.
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy