Monthly Archives: May 2011

Muscular red wines pair with charbroiled meats

Enjoying red wine during the summer barbecue season usually involves imbibing fruit-forward or jammy offerings. The more austere and stately wines hibernate in the cellar, waiting for the colder weather and an unveiling at the candlelit dining room table. Note: … Continue reading

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Picnic season: Warming to value wines

After the 2010-2011 winter from hell, people are pining for picnic weather. When (if?) spring and summer come, it’s time to pay close attention to the new vintages of good value wines — crisp delicious whites and rosés coming out … Continue reading

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