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Is Transylvania The Next Great Wine Region? (Seriously)

A few of the early vintages of Vampire wines were made from grapes grown in, appropriately enough, Transylvania, Romania. I remember those wines, and on the 100-point rating scale I’ve used in my wine columns through the years and that

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It’s Okay for Wine Drinking to Be Fun

At the Round Barn Winery in Baroda, Mich. — in a wine region that’s basically across Lake Michigan from Chicago — they make no bones about what their products are all about. (In fact, although the Web address remains the

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Bad Jokes and Scary Good Wine

Some years ago, I tried to become a ghostwriter. But I couldn’t find any ghosts who wanted me to write for them. Baroom-boom! That’s one of those bad jokes that, thankfully, you usually hear only around Halloween time. In case

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