This Advent Calendar Will Really Get You Into the Holiday Spirit

Bella Breakdown The way in which we celebrate the holidays in the past few years has gotten a lot more extra if you will. We find a lot of different ways to excuse excessive eating and drinking, and you guys, this Christmas is no different. In comes the wine advent calendar. That’s right, you can celebrate 12 days of wine… I mean Christmas. If you want to celebrate 24, than be sure to purchase 2. Vinebox has created perfectly curated boxes featuring 12 different wines. The best part is that each wine is bottled in the perfect glass-sized vial....

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Pairing Fast Food Combos With Wine

Bella Breakdown If I could dream up the perfect meal, it would probably be heaps of something from Taco Bell and a bottle of Rose. For some reason though, that is not a meal that you should be proud of, and I’m not totally sure why. I think it sounds amazing. It turns out I’m not the only one who feels like fast food and wine would make a fantastic combination. Business Insider and a few professional sommeliers put together a list of the best fast food and wine pairings. Here are the top 5: 5. In-n-Out Double Double...

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All You Need To Know About Wine

Bella Breakdown We have all met those people who go out to dinner and order a glass of wine. They spin it, sniff it, take the world’s tiniest sip and then try to tell you about all of the obscure tastes and aromas they’re experiencing. I’m sorry, but 99% of those tastes and aromas are probably made up. And frankly, it seems sacrilegious to just spit it back out again. If I got wine tasting, please believe I’m leaving with a belly full of wine. So, for the most basic of wine drinkers, what are the most important things...

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Guilt-Free Wine

Bella Breakdown Trying to watch your figure but still want to indulge in a glass of wine after work? Then these bottles are for you! Each one of these bottles of wine are 100 calories or less per five ounce serving. The first option is a 2016 sauvignon blanc made produced by Weight Watchers. Other options include Skinny Girl, FitVine, Brancott Flight Song, and a new line from Marks and Spencer. So pour yourself a glass after a long week of work without the guilt, you deserve...

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Re-Vamp Mother’s Day This Year

    Belle Breakdown Looking to make this Mother’s Day unforgettable for you and your favorite lady? Here’s some ideas and promotional codes for great gifts. Baskin-Robbins is appealing to two things all moms love, wine and ice cream pairings. They pair ice cream to denote distinct flavors of wine including, pinot grigio with vanilla and pinot noir with world-class chocolate ice cream. Baskin-Robbins does not serve the wine but provide the pairing ice creams. A trip to the zoo is also a fun way to celebrate with most zoos offering discounts for Mother’s Day. This is also a...

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