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A Nearly Extinct Grape Makes a Bold Comeback

Given my Greek heritage, and also the fact that it was Orthodox Greek Easter (on May 1), I figured that this was as good an occasion as any to open a Greek wine. In case you are wondering if cats have … Continue reading

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Roxy’s Pick – Complement Your Greek Orthodox Easter Meal with a Mavrodaphne-Style Dessert Wine that Will Inspire You To Exclaim, Opa!

Χριστός Ανέστη, or Christós Anésti̱, means “Christ has risen” in Greek. This week is Orthodox Easter. Midnight mass, red hard-boiled eggs and lamb are just some of the traditions that accompany this Christian holiday, which celebrates the resurrection of Christ. … Continue reading

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