Sangria is a beverage, common in Spain and Portugal. It normally consists of red wine, chopped fruit, a sweetener, and a small amount of brandy. Chopped fruit can include orange, lemon, lime, apple, peach, melon, berries, pineapple, grape, kiwifruit and mango. A sweetener such as honey, sugar, syrup, or orange juice is added. Instead of brandy, other liquids such as Seltzer or lemonade may be added. Sangria is steeped while chilled for as little as minutes or up to a few days.
Amazon Kitchen Shorts Presents: Sangria - Aran Goyoga of Cannelle et Vanille shares her recipe for Sangria. Watch the recipe here.
Frozen, blended or on the rocks the Margarita cocktail is a delicious, very easy, and simple to prepare! This cocktail consists of tequila, triple sec and lime or lemon juice, often served with salt or sugar on the rim of the glass.
Watch this video and learn the recipe for the margarita cocktail!
Every wine should be served in a proper glass. Besides knowing the proper serving temperatures, each type of wine requires a specific style of glass for service. Do you know the different types of wine glasses? This video shows you how to properly pick wine glasses for different types of wine.
Champagne is a sparkling wine produced in the famous grape grown, Champagne region in France. Champagne houses have been promoting the wine's image as a royal and aristocratic drink.Champagne bottles can be found in different price ranges. The most expensive champagne bottle can cost $50,000. Roederer Louis Cristal Champagne is one of the most expensive brands sold between $6,000 to $10,000. Another famous champagne brand is the Dom Perignon which prices range from $200 up to $1,000.Even though champagne can be considered an expensive drink, there are many brands that are more accessible and still have a fantastic taste. We have listed the top 5 best champagnes that you can purchase under $80. Cheers!
#1 Charles Gardet Champagne Brut
Non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France. Superb millésime, with delicate aromas. An elegant bit of fizz, very drinkable, quite mellow. Composition: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir.
Non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France. A golden color, distinctive of black grape varieties. Very fine bubbles. On the nose, it has a beautiful aromatic complexity, ripe fruit and spicy aromas, with hints of roasted apples, apple compote and peaches. On the palate, there is a subtle combination of structure, length and vivacity. The bubbles are like velvet. Flavors of pear, brioche and spicy aromas, notes of fresh walnut.
Pommery Brut Royal is a non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France. This fine champagne is a blend of 40 carefully selected crus from the Champagne region. It is made up of three grape varieties: Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier, and about one-third Chardonnay. This subtle blend is then aged in the Pommery cellars for about three years in order to develop its full aroma. Fresh and vivacious, with a supple, fruity finish. A composition that is light yet well-structured and full of charm.
Moet & Chandon Champagne Imperial is a sparkling wine from Champagne, France. The champagne is a rich and a touch sweet, exuding citrus and honey flavors on an easygoing frame. Medium-bodied, with moderate intensity, it picks up a mushroom note on the finish.
If you are planning to throw a party for New Year's Eve, we have made a list with the top cocktails you can prepare at home for your guests. We want to give you some ideas with easy to make cocktails, to take a look and watch the videos for the recipes.
What you are saying with your drink choice? Wondering what type of person you are? You can tell by what drink you order!
Check out this video from CollegeHumor : What Your Drink Choice Says About You!
From light beer to martinis, they've got you nailed.
What Your Drink Choice Says About You by CollegeHumor
Going to a bar or brewery to grab a cold one is a time-honored American tradition. Going to one for a bible study or yoga class... well, that's a whole new thing. With the craft beer movement in full swing, people are combining this new connoisseurship with other activities that benefit the body and soul. The List’s Bradley Hasemeyer looks at three unusual places to drink beer.
Watch this video that shows you the most awkward places where people drink beer!
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Water is essentially everywhere in our world, and the average human is composed of between 55 and 60% water. So what role does water play in our bodies, and how much do we actually need to drink to stay healthy? Mia Nacamulli details the health benefits of hydration for TedEd.
Lesson by Mia Nacamulli, animation by Chris Bishop.