Fashion designer Vera Wang knows a thing or two about festive occasions. She’s been designing wedding gowns, evening gowns and festive ready-to-wear outfits for celebrities and the rest of us for years. But now, she’s taking the idea of a chic party up a notch, with a new bubbly brand of the sparkling Italian wine prosecco called – wait for it – PARTY. Our correspondent Meredith Lepore shares what she learned during her interview with Vera Wang about her new brand of bubbly, PARTY prosecco, which sounds like the perfect drink for post-pandemic celebrations this summer 2021. Let’s pop the cork, people!
What do the next couple of years hold for the fine dining restaurants we all love so dearly? The global COVID-19 pandemic decimated so many lives and businesses, and the food world was among the hardest hit. So what is the future of fine dining going to look like? Well, dear reader, it’s already taking shape – and it looks really interesting. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum shares an overview of the 10 restaurants and top trends that seem to be the best at defining the future of global fine dining, post-pandemic, in 2021. And by the way? The future is now.
First it was the screw top. Then the aluminum can. And now? The cardboard box. Is there nothing sacred about the containers that hold fine wine anymore? Here’s why fine wine in a box is the best solution when you’re looking for luxury on the go, with our take on the best brands to buy right now for summer 2021 adventures and entertaining.
Hosting summer festivities at your house this year? Or spending the day at someone else’s home, and looking for a bottle of wine to bring over? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy shares her conversation with Regine Rousseau about her wine company and her expert recommendations on the 5 wine trends to know and the best labels to buy when entertaining in Summer 2021.
What will you be drinking this summer? Last year it was all about White Claw. Is there a new contender this summer for Cocktail of the The Moment? And will it come in a can? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has the scoop on the top trends in 2021 summer cocktails, including sparkling wine, spirits from Japan and non-alcoholic party drinks.