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  • Resolved: This is the year you learn more about wine -- here's how

     Resolved: This is the year you learn more about wine -- here's how
    New year, new beginnings. New to wine? I gather that weekly readers of this column are not new to wine. But a question that I receive with some frequency — "Hey, Bill, where do I start?" — does come from those who are. So, I ask you...
  • Napa Valley wine country for the budget-wise traveler

    Napa Valley wine country for the budget-wise traveler
    Sky-high hotel and restaurant tabs are commonplace in the Napa Valley wine country, but with a little advance planning you can still eat and sleep on the cheap. We scoured Napa and Sonoma counties — from Calistoga in the north to Napa in the south...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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:...
  • 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,...
  • Wine Find | Marques de Caceres Rioja Reserva

    Wine Find | Marques de Caceres Rioja Reserva
    2008 Marques de Caceres Rioja Reserva From: Rioja, Spain Price: $20 Serve with: Fine cuts of beef, lamb Finding a well-aged, high-quality red at a reasonable price isn't easy, but the world's most reliable source of wines that meet that...
  • DRINKS

    DRINKS
    Wine Social: The American Fine Wine Competition’s wine-out takes up Mizner Park’s tony Tanzy restaurant (301 Plaza Real, Boca Raton) inside iPic Theaters for an evening of samples and hearty eating on Tuesday night. The Palm Beach-based AFWC,...
  • Next unveils (comparatively affordable) 2015 menus, starting at $70

    Next unveils (comparatively affordable) 2015 menus, starting at $70
    If there's one headline to be gleaned from Next's announcement of its 2015 menu, it's this: They're comparably affordable to previous iterations of the shape-shifting West Loop restaurant (953 W. Fulton Market). The base price for menus past (not...