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Dresden Green Diamond

Sohm looks at the color and how fine the mousse is — the fine streams of bubbles — a sign of great quality.

Wine and Spirits

How to Drink Grower Champagne

Legendary sommelier Aldo Sohm on rarer bubbles.

The Perfect Cup

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The Perfect Cup

Terra Kaffe’s espresso machine elevates your morning ritual with the press of a...

The Write Stuff


The Write Stuff

A dip into the world of luxurious fountain pens.

What's big and green and rare all over?

The 41-carat Dresden Green Diamond, the largest and finest natural green diamond ever found. It traveled from its home in the Albertinum Museum in Dresden, Germany, this fall to the Harry Winston Gallery at the Smithsonian Institution, where it will be on exhibit until January 10, sitting for the first time alongside the world's most-viewed museum object, the Hope Diamond. Tenth St. at Constitution Ave.; 877-932-4629.


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