We welcome in Friday with this good news - In news that both offers hope and baffles, scientists have found that drinking three glasses of champagne every day can help to prevent the onset of dementia and Alzheimer's. A compound found in pinot noir and pinot meunier, the black grapes used to make a bottle of the fizzy stuff, can ward off brain diseases and increase spatial memory.
City #2 - Chicago, IL. The weather is just starting to get outdoor bearable (still a few April showers on the weather watch as we write this, but still). Here's DME's top list of six rooftop bars to get above the noise and look down on all the sights while still drinking in some of that Lake Michigan air:
We love the St. Patrick's Day traditions; pinching those who don't wear green, boiling up the corned beef & cabbage or heading to the pub for a pint or four of Guinness but do you really know why? Here's seven St. Paddy's Day traditions explained.