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  • Food and wine events in Hampton Roads crowd the end of April calendar

    Food and wine events in Hampton Roads crowd the end of April calendar
    During this last week of April, several food and wine events beckon you for some great tasting and sipping and the opportunity to help various charities. Here's a lineup of activities for you to consider. Check before you go as some events sell out.
  • An app that shows you Napa Valley's organic wines and wineries

    An app that shows you Napa Valley's organic wines and wineries
    It's Earth Day. And for anyone who cares about the environment, the app “Organically Napa: A Tasting and Touring Guide,” reveals just how many Napa Valley wineries are farming organically — and how and when to visit. Pam Strayer of...

    Wine, etc.: Looking for really dry Italian sparkling wine? Take them for a test

    Wine, etc.: Looking for really dry Italian sparkling wine? Take them for a test
    A regular reader of this column recently wrote to ask for recommendations for a dry prosecco. He and his wife had become big fans of the Italian sparkling wine but preferred something drier than what he was finding on the shelf. He had stumbled onto a...

    3 Italian white wines to ask for: verdicchio, vernaccia and vermentino

     3 Italian white wines to ask for: verdicchio, vernaccia and vermentino
    Verily, verdicchio, vernaccia and vermentino are the "veni, vidi, vici" of Italian white wine grapes, the Italian Vs of wine. (I could add the grapes verduzzo, verdiso and vespaiolo, but you rarely see them, in this country, as wines.) Verdicchio is...

    José Andrés brings massive Goliath wine bottles to Vegas

    José Andrés brings massive Goliath wine bottles to Vegas
    Maybe you’ve had wine poured from a magnum in the early days at Chi Spacca, when the then-wine director had a thing for the double bottles. (Wine ages better in larger bottles than small ones.) Or maybe you’ve attended some swell wine event or...