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  1. The scarcity of unmistakable sensations can make connoisseurship a challenge. Espouse too loudly the superiority of Bordeaux, and someone will surely slip you a Napa Valley wine that you cannot...
  2. Carlos Camarena fills three snifters with the blanco , reposado , and añejo varieties of his El Tesoro tequila. “They are like a woman in different stages of dress,” says the third-generation master...
  3. La Gloria Cubana Reserva Figurado La Gloria Cubana stayed the cylindrical course during the figurado renaissance of the 1990s, but late last year the company introduced a tapered-style smoke, the...
  4. Procrastinators will find the perfect Valentine’s Day gift with a box of chocolate-dipped strawberries from Berry Gourmet (800.430.6650, www.berrygourmet.com ). Red, sweet, heart-shaped, and covered...
  5. Vincent Van Gogh once bartered paintings for pieces of Debauve & Gallais chocolate, but visitors to the French company’s new Manhattan boutique (212.734.8880, www.debauveandgallais.com ), the...
  6. No historical records indicate which American hotel opened the first presidential suite, but the concept probably was borrowed from the royal suites of European hotels. Joe McInerney, president and...
  7. “A little bit of the theater in a hotel doesn’t hurt,” architect I.M. Pei once opined. We presume he was speaking tongue in cheek, as the edifice to which he was referring was his own creation, the...
  8. Infants and toddlers traveling to the Trump International Hotel & Tower in New York (888.448.7867, www.trumpintl.com ) should be tickled pink by Trump Baby Attaché, a new service that places lap...
  9. When the late Rino Snaidero, former president and CEO of the kitchen design firm Snaidero, opened his original shop in the Friuli region of Italy in 1946, he was not satisfied with making superior-...
  10. To address the aesthetic monotony of the mobile phone, Motorola enlisted an Italian design company renowned for its Ferrari silhouettes to shape the new Pininfarina Limited Edition Motorola i833...

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