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  • Best Liquor Store

    Best Liquor Store
    1) Turnpike Spirit Shop & Wine Emporium 1838 Black Rock Turnpike Fairfield (203) 335-9063     2) Total Wine & More   3) Black Rock Wine & Spirits      
  • Best Wine Selection (Store)

    Best Wine Selection (Store)
    1) Turnpike Spirit Shop & Wine Emporium 1838 Black Rock Turnpike Fairfield (203) 335-9063 2) Total Wine & More   3) Black Rock Wine & Spirits    
  • More Than 50 Wineries On Long Island Wine Trail

    More Than 50 Wineries On Long Island Wine Trail
    A short ferry ride from New London to Orient Point leads visitors to lush farmland with views of the ocean.  The Long Island Wine Trail has been growing since the 1970s and sports more than fifty wineries and 3000 acres of vines.   The vineyards are...
  • In the shadow of stellar vintages are great wines often overlooked

     In the shadow of stellar vintages are great wines often overlooked
    After our son Colin was born, in January 1983, I began a search for a red wine that I could buy from that year, then cellar for a while and begin drinking for special occasions in his life. Worldwide, the vintage of 1983 was spotty. Some nice Tuscans...
  • Crab pasta dish shines with humble wine companions

     Crab pasta dish shines with humble wine companions
    Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve dinners tend to be deluxe, even sumptuous affairs. This crab-and-pasta preparation fits the bill. It would seem fitting to pair such fare with wines equally rich and opulent. But nuanced, aged reds or buttery, oaky...
  • Beer gifts for the wine-lovers on your holiday list

    Beer gifts for the wine-lovers on your holiday list
    There’s no doubt that a fine bottle of wine makes for a great gift, or a thoughtful item to bring to a holiday party or feast, but there’s another fermented beverage that doesn’t get the respect it deserves around the holidays. Beer,...
  • Gifts for food lovers: brass cake server, felt wine tote, pho T-shirt, Del Maguey mezcal

    Gifts for food lovers: brass cake server, felt wine tote, pho T-shirt, Del Maguey mezcal
    With Christmas less than two weeks away, Santa may be stressing and out of ideas. That's why our helpful elves have put together some suggestions for the food lovers on your list. No waffling, though: These items will be snatched up fast. Panettone:...
  • Happy Hour: Spretzels, mussels, half-off wines by the glass at Cooks County

    Happy Hour: Spretzels, mussels, half-off wines by the glass at Cooks County
    Name of restaurant: Cooks County Happy hour: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday to Thursday. Regardless of what's on the menu, this is a happy hour you can actually make it to if you get off work at 6 p.m. On top of that, every wine by the glass is half-off and...
  • Connecticut Wines To Pair With Your Holiday Meals

    Connecticut Wines To Pair With Your Holiday Meals
    Everyone else's wine racks will be stocked with California cabernet sauvignon and French champagne this holiday season. Why not serve something different – and closer to home? Connecticut is home to more than 30 wineries, which produce unique...
  • Weight and power of Priorat wines balanced by elegance

     Weight and power of Priorat wines balanced by elegance
    Never has the hole of a doughnut tasted so delicious. Priorat, a wee winemaking area of only 4,500 acres, some 70 miles southwest of Barcelona, Spain, is completely encircled by another winemaking region, Montsant. Montsant wines have their partisans,...
  • Jacques P�pin still charms the TV viewer in the kitchen

    SAN FRANCISCO When a world-renowned French chef offers to share his bottle of pinot noir at noon on a Monday, the answer is yes especially when the partner in wine is charming raconteur Jacques Pepin. In October, Pepin was in San Francisco shooting one...