| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Lovers of Alaskan-born indie-prog rock rejoice: Portugal. The Man is coming to Revolution this October.
Although it seems like this band's multilayered sound could fill an auditorium the size of the Fillmore, the Fort Lauderdale venue will do a good job...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 12:23 PM
"Welcome home" said the customs officer as I passed through, returning from The Azores of Portugal, where I have lived for nine months, to spend the night in Boston, Mass., before the final leg of my trip back to Northern Michigan. I felt my face break...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Jun 11, 2013
Q: I am planning my first trip to Chicago for sometime in mid-June. What are your recommendations and must-have food experiences for a newcomer to Chicago?
—Lea Thompson, Austin, Texas
Q: I'll be in Chicago in July doing a dinner. Have some...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:07 PM
Of all the wines that work well with cold weather at the top of the list must be port. The history of port alone is a winter's tale, a story best told at the fire-lit hearth.
Port is the only wine to have been invented by mistake and political intrigue....
| Mar 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Portuguese authorities say they have seized 79 metric tons (87 U.S. tons) of beef products containing traces of horse meat in recent days and opened criminal proceedings against five local companies.
Horse meat has recently...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 8:00 AM
found at: Vinted Wine Bar (West Hartford)
What's a good wine to pair with chocolate?
Portuguese wines pair naturally with chocolate, especially dark chocolate. Everyone knows Portugal for dessert wines. I would suggest Colheita Quinita Do...
| May 27, 2013
Buying by grape variety
2012 Crossbarn by Paul Hobbs Rosé of Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast $20
2012 Pascal Jolivet Sancerre Loire France $24
2012 Domaine Moreux Rosé “Cuvee de Lys” Sancerre Loire France: $20-$22
| May 28, 2013
| 8:30 AM
| May 24, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| Jan 16, 2013
A fellow used to tell me that "every January, my wallet gets muscle cramps." Year-end spending can best the best of us; to be frugal in the new year is an easy resolution.
But the table wants its wine in times both bull and bear. So, today, some tips...