All posts by Ted Scheffler

  • IMBIBE: Cocktails & Mocktails

    Easter libations to make your bunny hop. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In recent years Easter has become a popular brunch holiday. Given that Easter is also synonymous with spring, we should look towards lighter, fresh-tasting libations for...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Cava Comes of Age

    Why you should spend time with Spain’s sparkling wine. JACKSON HOLE, WY – It’s a shame that Spanish Cava is the poor stepchild of the bubbles biz, since it can be such a terrific value. There are...

    • Posted April 4, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Vietnam by the Glass

    Sipping on egg coffee, cobra wine, salted limeade and sea horse whiskey. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When I was in grad school in New York City, one of my colleagues who hailed from Vietnam introduced me to...

    • Posted March 28, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Mr. Natural

    Will Bucklin makes gnarly wines from ancient vines. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I’m pretty sure winemaker Will Bucklin would shudder at being called a hippie. I’m of the opinion that the proprietor of Sonoma’s Bucklin winery (founded...

    • Posted March 21, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Virtuous Vino

    Wineries and winemakers that give back. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Many wineries earmark a portion of their sales proceeds to worthy charities, from pet rescue organizations to those working with military veterans. There are far too many...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Cerveza Savvy

    Warm up with brews from clara to obscura. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Gather round, beer aficionados, because here are are some terrific Mexican and domestic Mexican-style brews to warm your bones and bring sunshine to your days....

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Uvas Perfectas

    España’s economic wines. JACKSON HOLE, WY – It goes without saying that France’s winemakers produce some of the world’s finest wines. But then, just to the south, so does Spain. The difference is that España oozes good...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Trendy Sips

    How to impress your somm and friends with these popular new grapes. JACKSON HOLE, WY – If 2016 was any indication, 2017 promises to be a tumultuous year. I, for one, will be drinking more than usual....

    • Posted February 21, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Tasting 101

    Why wine geeks swirl, slosh, sip and spit. JACKSON HOLE, WY – At a restaurant dinner recently, my son Hank asked me, “Does that really make any difference?” He was referring to the fact that I was...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: A Kiss on the Lips

    Try these sensuous cocktails for Valentine’s Day or any time. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Valentine’s Day is about nothing if not excess and indulgence. On that day each year, we splurge on chocolates, Champagne, gifts and special...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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