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Madeira: Wine World Glory/ Patriotic July 4 Choice

Richard Jennings | Posted 09.01.2012 | Home
Richard Jennings

Our tea-partying ancestors knew a good tax break when they saw one, so America's early love affair with one of the world's great wines was born.

What Is Fortified Wine, Anyway?

Menuism | Posted 07.31.2012 | Home
Menuism

Port, Sherry, Madeira, Banyuls and Marsala all hover in that all-inclusive dessert category of wine that most casual wine drinkers don't take the time to ponder.

Copa Jerez 2011 -- Let the Best Sherry Pairings Win

Derek Brown | Posted 12.07.2011 | DC
Derek Brown

Let's get this out of the way: your grandmother doesn't drink Sherry. At least not a Fino del Puerto, and she doesn't drink it alongside an asparagus and coconut milk soup with a rhubarb compote.

Low-Proof Booze: The Next Big Thing?

Slashfood | Posted 06.27.2011 | Home

Is cocktail culture losing its buzz? Last fall, the San Francisco Chronicle reported that bartenders were mixing up a host of cocktails with a lower a...