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Years ago a California winemaker came to Miami touting his latest creation - a single, complex, expensive wine made by blending four or five well-known individual red grapes.
"A thing of beauty is a joy forever." English poet John Yeats was musing on romantic love, but it could have been an ode to the wine called pinot noir.
"A thing of beauty is a joy forever."
If there's an official wine of today's fabulous 21-something generation, it's the Italian bubbly called prosecco.
Rome is eternal. Tuscany's terrific. But there's lots more to Italy. And every region has its own trademark wines.
It may be an awful cliché, but one of my favorite wine sayings is this: "Wine improves with age. The older I get, the better I like it." One of the greatest opportunities at the annual South Beach Wine & Food Festival that t...
Hooray! It's going to be a Seafood Super Bowl. San Francisco vs. Baltimore. Cioppino vs. Chesapeake Bay blue crab. The signature foods of the two cities will be as exciting as the game. Maybe even as exciting as the TV ads.
Restaurants in Italy's Tuscany region serve 2-pound Florentine steaks, marinated in balsamic vinegar and rosemary. They serve pasta as extra-wide pappardelle with wild boar ragu, or with creamy Alfredo sauce laced with truffle oil.
Right about now your Christmas credit card bills are arriving. You need a glass of wine badly but can't bear to put another charge on the plastic.
Wines from France's famous Bordeaux region have a reputation for being pretty expensive. Chateau Cheval-Blanc, one of the world's finest wines, will set you back $700 or more a bottle.