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Tips for Using Leftover Holiday Wine

Recipe ideas for leftover holiday wine food and home VERGE Magazine

Try these creative ideas...  
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Thursday, January 4, 2018 

Whether it’s a semi-full bottle of crisp white or a half-empty bottle of leftover red, there are creative ways to make the most of unused wine after all the holiday parties come to an end. …

6 Simple, Festive Drink Recipes

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Celebrate with Cocktails for the Holidays
by VERGE Staff | Food and Drink | Tuesday, December 19, 2017 

Eggnog Martini and Maple Amaretto Sour are two holiday cocktails that could easily be found on a festive bar menu. …

A Warm and Comforting Breakfast Recipe

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Start a new tradition with this warm and wholesome morning meal  
by VERGE Editor | Food and Home | Friday, December 15, 2017 

Bringing loved ones together doesn’t always need to involve an elaborate gathering. …

Perfect Wine Pairings for Holiday Parties

Wine and Food Pairing Recipes for the Holidays food and home verge magazine

Try Crab Cakes with Chardonnay 
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Monday, November 20, 2017 

With the holiday season upon us, it’s time to begin planning menus and shopping for groceries, which may leave you facing endless shelves of wine. …

The Key Ingredient for Heart-Healthy Dishes

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7 Heart-Healthy Recipe Ideas
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Thursday, October 12, 2017 

This may sound contrary to your healthy eating plan, but the human body actually needs some types of fat for heart and brain health. …

Dress Up Your Home With Bold Designs

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Bold Home Furniture Pieces and Accents
The Shop List | Home Decor | Spring/Summer Issue 2017 

According to home design experts at, bold design choices are becoming the norm. The days of playing it safe when choosing surfaces and décor are fading, and that goes the same for home accessories. …

Food and Drink Recipes with Grapes

3 Food Drink Recipes with Grapes VERGE Lifestyle Magazine food and home

Make a heart-healthy menu with flavorful fruit
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Monday, July 3, 2017 

Whether you enjoy them by the handful as a refreshing snack or use them to add color, crunch and a touch of sweetness to a meal, grapes are a heart-healthy option that make eating better easy.

Tropical Mango Guacamole

Mexican Inspired Recipe

Create Fresh, Authentic Mexican Flavor with Mangos
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Friday, May 12, 2017 

Many foods are delicious, some invite cravings and a few inspire passion. In traditional Mexican cuisine, one surprising ingredient embodies all three: the mango.

The Beauty of Starburst Radish


Starburst Hybrid Radish is a Visual and Taste Delight
by VERGE Staff | Lifestyle and Wellbeing | Tuesday, April 18, 2017 

Radish is not only beneficial for your health, but it's also a great garden choice for beginners. …

Try These Brunch Recipes

Delicious Brunch Recipes Food and Home

Include Quality Ingredients for a Simply Delicious Meal
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Saturday, April 8, 2017 

Hosting an elegant brunch is easy when you build a menu around exceptional ingredients. Your dishes don’t have to be overly complicated. …

6 More Reasons to Love American Lamb

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Cook Tantalizing Recipes with American Lamb
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Saturday, February 25, 2017 

Romeo and Juliet. Antony and Cleopatra. Lamb and Potatoes (or Mint or Feta). The list of American lamb’s great loves goes on and on. …

Create a New Start for a New You

5 Ways to Create a New Start for the New Year

Ready for Change? 5 Ways to Create a New Start for a New You
by VERGE Staff | Lifestyle and Wellbeing | Tuesday, January 3, 2017 

A new year means a fresh start and it presents the perfect opportunity for setting new intentions. …

Make a Quick-Fix Salad That's Sure to Please

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Chipotle Chicken and Bean Quinoa Salad Cups Recipe
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Friday, December 16, 2016 

A great salad is always a welcome choice. Bean salads are perennial favorites, and this simple, satisfying, prize-winning recipe won’t disappoint. …

Prepare a Delicious Meal in Minutes

Weekday Recipe Ideas for Grilled Shrimp Dishes

3 Quick and Easy Tips for Preparing a Grilled Shrimp Dish
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Tuesday, November 1, 2016 

With busy family schedules, especially during the weekdays, it can be difficult to find time to prepare a homemade dinner. …

Vacation Spot: Escape to Wellness

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Escape to Wellness Inside the Relaxation Room 
by VERGE Staff | Vacation Spot | Tuesday August 2, 2016 

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina has opened new doors to relaxation and rejuvenation with its new on-property day spa.

Savory Snacking with Cheese

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Practice Mindful Snacking with Artisan-Inspired Asiago Cheese 
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Thursday, June 9, 2016 

Exploring new flavors is a tasty and sensible way to ditch mindless snacking and bring back mindful satisfaction for a more enjoyable snacking experience. …

Indulge Your Sushi Cravings

Homemade sushi recipe

Homemade Sushi Prepared Easy 
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Thursday, May 26, 2016 

We know that sushi is a popular choice for a night out with friends or for a romantic date night. But we also know good sushi can break the bank. …

Guilt-Free Everyday Recipes

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Four Receipes That Add a Healthy Twist to Your Favorite Foods
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Thursday, February 4, 2016 

If you are like most Americans, you might have lapsed a little on your New Year’s resolution to eat healthier. …

Cutting-Edge Culinary Trends

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Top Ten Food & Beverage Trends You'll Crave in 2016
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Saturday, January 9, 2016 

A research leader on trends in the food industry, Sterling-Rice Group (SRG) has identified its annual top ten culinary trends expected to stand out on menus, expand onto grocery shelves, and attract consumer interest across the U.S. in the year ahead.

Gourmet Peppermint Hot Cocoa

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Share a Cup of Warmth with a Dash of Holiday Cheer
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Wednesday, December 23, 2015 

On a cold winter night, there are few things that compare to curling up by the fire with a warm cup of hot cocoa. …

Celebrate Earth's Winter Solstice

How to Celebrate Winter Solstice

Not Into Santa? Looking to Start a New Family Tradition? - Learn New Ways to Celebrate the Season
by VERGE Staff | Lifestyle and Wellbeing | Wednesday, December 23, 2015 

Do you prefer to celebrate the holidays

Yoga Activewear Fit to Inspire

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New 'Made for Yoga' Apparel Line by MANDUKA® is Fit to Inspire and Enhance the Practice of Yoga
by VERGE Staff | Lifestyle and Wellbeing | Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Founded in 1997, Manduka was built on the simple idea

Potato'zanella Salad Recipe

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Substitute Bread with Potatoes with a Colorful Potato'zanella Salad

by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Thursday, Saturday, September 19, 2015 

Since fresh and colorful ingredients are becoming more and more abundant

Wellness Box for Mind, Body and Soul

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Maintain a Healthy Life Balance While Supporting Global Artisans

by VERGE Staff | Lifestyle & Wellbeing | Sunday, September 6, 2015 

GlobeIn, an online marketplace focused on empowering artisans from around the world to bring their handcrafted products to global markets, and Watsi, a non-profit global funding platform for medical treatments, have partnered for GlobeIn's September Artisan Box themed 'The Wellness Box.' 

Deviled Eggs: A Summer Classic

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Let Freedom Ring this Fourth of July with Delicious Deviled Eggs

by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Wednesday, June 24, 2015

In addition to fireworks, cookouts and pool parties, no July 4th celebration is complete without a tray of deviled eggs. …

Game Day Recipe


A Winning Recipe for Game Day: These Crispy Pepperoni Chips Will Be the MVP of Your Table
by VERGE Staff | Food and Home | Saturday,  January 24, 2015 

Fans across the country are gearing up their party menus for the big game. …