Cider Stereotypes Smashed
This year’s stereotype-smashing cider entries, from dry orchard-based to innovative new styles.
16 Bartender-Backed Cocktails
World Cocktail Championships results are IN!
Cheers to the Top Spirits!
After tasting through thousands of products, we’ve awarded 2017’s Best Spirits! Now’s your chance to see our guide and discover the best!
The Best Beers Are Here!
After tasting through thousands of products, we’ve awarded 2017’s Best Beers! Now’s your chance to see our guide and discover the best!
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After tasting through thousands of products, we’ve awarded 2017’s Best Wines! Now’s your chance to see our guide and discover the best!
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Cider Stereotypes Smashed
This year’s stereotype-smashing cider entries, from dry orchard-based to innovative new styles.
16 Bartender-Backed Cocktails
World Cocktail Championships results are IN!
Cheers to the Top Spirits!
After tasting through thousands of products, we’ve awarded 2017’s Best Spirits! Now’s your chance to see our guide and discover the best!
The Best Beers Are Here!
After tasting through thousands of products, we’ve awarded 2017’s Best Beers! Now’s your chance to see our guide and discover the best!
The Best Wines Are Here!
After tasting through thousands of products, we’ve awarded 2017’s Best Wines! Now’s your chance to see our guide and discover the best!
We’re Your Professional Tasters - For Over 35 Years
Our history makes us different. Our results make us distinctive.
How Does Your Brand Stack Up?
Register Your Wine, Beer, of Spirits Brand and Find Out How to Appear on the New Tastings.com
Up for A NightCap?
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Brew Five Three: Tacomas Beer & Music Festival
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Salinas Valley Food & Wine Festival
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Shoreline Wine Festival
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Front Range Wine Festival
Main Park in Windsor, Colorado
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Maritime Bike and Beer Tour
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Putnam County Wine & Food Fest
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Brew Five Three: Tacomas Beer & Music Festival
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Broadway Center
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Enjoy 30+ Washington Brews & Ciders, live music, and food trucks at the 6th annual Brew Five Three! This is a 21+ Event; valid ID is required for entry.Full admission tickets include six tasting tokens and tasting glass![...]...
Estes Park WIne Festival
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Bond Park
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The 4th Annual Estes Park Wine Festival will be held Saturday and Sunday August 11th and 12th at Bond Park in beautiful Estes Park, Colorado.  The Estes Park WIne Festival will feature over 25 Colorado WIneries, along with live music, ...
Salinas Valley Food & Wine Festival
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Salinas City Center (Oldtown Salinas)
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The 8th Annual Salinas Valley Food & Wine Festival offers sampling of some of the finest local wines, craft beers and tasty bites found anywhere in Monterey County! Live entertainment throughout the day, vendors selling goods of all kinds, food truck...
Shoreline Wine Festival
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Bishop's Orchards Farm Market & Winery
Guilford, CT
The 2018 Shoreline Wine Festival will take place August 11th from 12-7 and 12th from 12-6pm! It will celebrate fine wines from CT Wineries and Vineyards from all over the state, all offering their fine wines that range from grape wines to fruit wines...
Front Range Wine Festival
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Main Park in Windsor, Colorado
Windsor, CO
7TH Annual Front Range Wine Festival featuring over 30 Colorado Wineries, food, art and craft and wine related vendors!  Expecting 2500+ attendees.  Entry includes a commemorative wine glass, wine tote, live music, and unlimi...
Maritime Bike and Beer Tour
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Maritime Bike and Beer Adventure Tours
Newburyport, MA
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Blue Mountain Beer Fest
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Blue Mountain Resort
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Putnam County Wine & Food Fest
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Patterson Fire Department
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Coastal New England Wine Trail Bike Tour
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Coastal New England Wine Trail Bike Tour
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Belgium Beer Tour
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pFriem 2018 Nectarine Barrel-Aged Golden Ale Charbay Double Distilled Double Aged Rum Zonte’s Footstep 2016 Chocolate Factory, Shiraz, McLaren Vale
The summery standout from the killer Pacific Northwest brewery that keeps releasing bangers! This delicious rum with loads of pot still character is your answer to summer sipping. You'll be turning violet from the delicious blueberry notes in Chocolate Factory.

Spirit Of The Week

pFriem 2018 Nectarine Barrel-Aged Golden Ale
The summery standout from the killer Pacific Northwest brewery that keeps releasing bangers!

Wine Of The Week

Charbay Double Distilled Double Aged Rum
This delicious rum with loads of pot still character is your answer to summer sipping.

Beer Of The Week

Zonte’s Footstep 2016 Chocolate Factory, Shiraz, McLaren Vale
You'll be turning violet from the delicious blueberry notes in Chocolate Factory.