Madeira Part 2

So in the previous piece I kicked off our study of Madeira by getting across its history and how the wines are made, so to round it all out, I’ll go into where exactly the island is, the grape varieties used in the wines, and the different styles of wine made here. So let’s get into…

Madeira Part 1

Did you know that it wasn’t Champagne, Burgundy or Bordeaux that was used to toast the signing of the American Constitution in 1765, but the now little-known wines of Madeira? Now many of you have probably heard of this wine (usually as an ingredient in Madeira cake), but many have never seen or tried it….