Sensible Drinking: Beer, Wine and Tea For Eco-Conscious Consumers

By Catherine Colbert

Photo: Veruska 1960 |

Backyard barbecues and Shakespeare in the Park picnics are the perfect opportunities to whet one’s whistle. But before you pack your cooler or portable wine or tea party, consider ways you can enjoy your favorite beverages – during the holidays and yearlong – while also caring for the environment.

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