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amontillado

(əmŏn'tĭlä`dō), dry sherrysherry
[from Jérez], naturally dry fortified wine, pale amber to brown in tint. The term sherry originally referred to wines made from grapes grown in the region of Jérez de la Frontera, Andalusia, Spain; today it may refer to any of the fortified wines from
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 noted for its delicate bouquet, resembling the wine of Montilla, Spain, from which it derives its name. A blend of pale, dry sherries of the palma type, it assumes in aging a darker color.
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This is oloroso, which is richer and nuttier than amontillado, and can vary from dry to fairly sweet.
When I suggested he should market an Amontillado on ice as a Full Monty I was met with a hard stare and the conversation became as dry as a very dry Fino.
With its Spanish tapas leanings, it makes sense that the inventory contains plenty of worthwhile wines from Spain and that it includes manzanilla, amontillado and Pedro Ximinez sherries by the glass.
The Portrait, like Poe's "Cask of Amontillado," is a beautifully written, exquisitely plotted Gothic revenge tale of a very high order.
3 1/2 pound chicken, cut into eight pieces 5 ounces sherry vinegar 15 ounces medium dry sherry, such as Amontillado 12 whole peeled shallots 4 whole peeled garlic cloves 2 tablespoons fresh tarragon leaves, torn into small pieces 1 tablespoon creme fraiche Salt and pepper to taste
Enjoy with a glass of chilled Amontillado sherry to highlight the sage, compliment the vinegar and cut through the saltiness of the cured pork.
In 1946 he submitted for publication a critical survey of nineteenth-century Gaelic fiction and a short story, "The Cask of Amontillado.
From Spain, they selected a range of five sherries, Fino, Amontillado, Old Amontillado, Pale Cream and Oloroso, packaged in 20 litre and 210 Litre food grade plastic containers for ease of use.
Going up in weight and texture the DELGADO ZULETA DRY AMONTILLADO (PS10.
Tesco finest special selection Amontillado (PS6, 50cl) is great value for a champion sherry; it has a spicy nose of burnt sugar (think the crunch of creme brulee, but without the creme brulee), orange rind and walnuts, and to taste dried fruits with an uplifting finish.
The Yorkshire-based supermarket chain scooped two other gold medals for their own-brand sherries - Morrisons Amontillado Sherry, priced PS5.
Mother went in to invite Dylan to stay for lunch - the two men were enjoying glasses of dry Amontillado," Owain said.