Kara Newman

Kara Newman is a New York–based spirits and cocktail writer, and is the author of Cocktails for a Crowd (Chronicle Books).

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June 6 2014 10:10 AMWine in a Can: It Exists, and It’s Not Bad
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Dec. 29 2013 11:48 PMDuck Dynasty Chardonnay Tastes Better Than Downton Abbey Bordeaux BlancA professional drink writer reviews 13 pop-culture-branded wines.
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July 1 2013 8:30 AMIdiot ProofIn defense of lower-alcohol spirits.
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March 16 2014 10:15 PMGood Riddance, Glen McKennaI’ll miss How I Met Your Mother, but I won’t miss its stupid fake Scotch.
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Dec. 23 2013 11:47 PMChick Whiskey and Dude CognacGender-specific spirits aren’t just stupid. They can be harmful, too.
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March 18 2013 5:15 AMPast Their PrimeWhen is a superaged spirit too old to drink?