The Blue Lifestyle Minute is a long-running feature spot on WCBS 880 AM in New York City and on KNX 1070 AM in Los Angeles.  The subject of the feature includes restaurant, wine and spirit reviews and lifestyle subjects, mostly associated with food. Anthony Dias Blue received a James Beard Award for the Blue Lifestyle Minute in 2001.

The Blue Lifestyle Minute airs twice during the week and three times on Saturdays.

Absinthe Rejuvenation

Absinthe Rejuvenation. I’m Amanda Blue with the Blue Lifestyle Minute sponsored by CUISINART. Having garnered an infamous reputation thanks to both urban legend and legislation, Absinthe can still seem intimidating to approach. The drink of choice for writers and...

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Mermosa Sparkling White Wine and Mersecco

Mermosa Sparkling White Wine and Mersecco. I’m Anthony Dias Blue with the Blue Lifestyle Minute sponsored by CUISINART. The self-proclaimed “wine of Boats, Brunch, and Beaches,” Mermosa offers up two new wines that are sure to be a hit...

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Ice Spiked Hard Seltzer

Ice Spiked Hard Seltzer. I’m Anthony Dias Blue with the Blue Lifestyle Minute sponsored by CUISINART. Containing only one gram of carbs, zero sugar, and loads of natural flavors, Ice Spiked Hard Seltzer is a great choice for anyone...

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Open That Bottle Night

Open That Bottle Night. I’m Anthony Dias Blue with the Blue Lifestyle Minute sponsored by CUISINART. February twenty-seventh might just be any other day for most, but around twenty years ago, “tastings” columnists Dorothy J. Gaiter and John Brecher...

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Marques De Caceres wines

Marqués De Cáceres wines. I’m Anthony Dias Blue with the Blue Lifestyle Minute sponsored by CUISINART. Showcasing the best of Rioja and Reuda style wines at an affordable price, Marqués de Cáceres is bringing Spanish viticulture to your dinner...

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The Grand Brulot Black Manhattan

The Grand Brulot Black Manhattan. I’m Anthony Dias Blue with the Blue Lifestyle Minute sponsored by CUISINART. Experience a revival of history with this take on the Manhattan, using Grand Brulot Cognac and Coffee Liqueur, ninety-three points and thirty-five...

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Knight’s Bridge Cabernet Sauvignons

Knight’s Bridge Cabernet Sauvignons. I’m Anthony Dias Blue with the Blue Lifestyle Minute sponsored by CUISINART. Nestled at the foot of Mount Saint Helena, in the warmest region of the Sonoma County Appellation, Knight’s Bridge is working to create...

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2018 Carmel Road Cabernet Sauvignon

2018 Carmel Road Cabernet Sauvignon. I’m Anthony Dias Blue with the Blue Lifestyle Minute sponsored by CUISINART. Carmel Road Winery produces sustainable and affordable wines out of the Monterey region of California. The cool, foggy nights and warm days...

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The End of Winter

The End of Winter. I’m Anthony Dias Blue with the Blue Lifestyle Minute sponsored by CUISINART. So long, long-coats and snow boots, the sun is breaking through again. Spring is around the corner, and as we take stock of...

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Jefferson’s Wine

Jefferson’s Wine. I’m Anthony Dias Blue with the Blue Lifestyle Minute sponsored by CUISINART. President’s Day is a holiday that comes and goes with little notice outside of school. Our founding fathers have accumulated a stuffy reputation, but, in...

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