A Lesson on Lillet

apértif: an alcoholic drink taken before a meal to stimulate the appetite; a French word derived from the Latin verb aperire, which means “to open”. While I don’t drink it often, there’s something I love about an apértif. The French have made sipping it before supper an everyday thing, but it’s always seemed a little more special…

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Find of the Week

Ever since I visited Scent Bar last summer, I haven’t been able to get one particular fragrance out of mind: the By Killian Imperial Tea fragrance. It’s jasmine green tea in fragrance form! But because of my commitment issues with perfume, I’m not about to shell out $260 for one fragrance…no matter how intoxicating it is.…

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Drink Pink: A Rosé Update

Rosé season is in full-swing and I couldn’t be happier! If you’re not already on board the rosé train (or rather, yacht), you may want to hop aboard. Leave your judgements at the dock because what was once considered a saccharine supermarket wine for “basic white girls” and maybe even your grandma, is making a…

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Stop and Smell the Rosé

Rosé. It’s one of the most “in” wines to drink these days and you may be wondering what exactly makes today’s blush wine the best it’s ever been. Don’t worry, rosé is not one of those trends where it’s only popular because it’s Instagram-worthy. It definitely is photogenic, but it tastes amazing, too! Being an…

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