Daily News: Judging the Coquito Masters Tournament, Conan O’Brien Drinks Steins in Berlin

Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-o-sphere:

– In the Coquito Masters Tournament, held annually in the south Bronx, judges seek to find the best coquito—Puerto Rico’s answer to Eggnog—in the region.

– From old world to new, Jancis Robinson offers a rundown of budget-friendly white wines.

– In Lombardy, vandals drained and destroyed tanks containing approximately 400,000 bottles-worth of sparkling wine.

– Finally, while on a trip to Berlin, late-night host Conan O’Brien samples schnitzel and steins of beer.

[Photo: Flickr/Adriano Ranieri]

Tagged: eggnog, white wines