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MADEIRA

Madeira is a Portuguese, brandy fortified, amber colored wine named for the Madeira islands, where it originated.  Wines were originally fortified with additional alcohol to protect them on long sea voyages.  It has a longer shelf life than any other wine. 

Grape varieties used to make Madeira include Malmsey, Bual, Verdelho and Sercial grapes.

 

 

 

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