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Harvey Steiman

January 2017

Fruit Days? Maybe in the Vineyard
But not in the glass, says a study testing the biodynamic calendar
Posted: Jan 18, 2017 12:32pm ET
The biodynamics wine tasting calendar was put to the test by scientists, and it didn't prove effective, they reported. But Wine Spectator editor at large Harvey Steiman says it's not about debunking biodynamic farming.
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Cooking for Wine
Fine-tuning rib eye steaks and more for an even better pairing experience
Posted: Jan 4, 2017 2:30pm ET

Most often we choose a wine to go with what we've decided to have for dinner. We rummage through our cellars (or walk along the retail shelf), and really, it's no big deal. If you drink what you like with food you like, you can't go too far wrong. Some of us, though, can't help trying for a magical moment.

Several times in the past several weeks I went the other direction, working on a dish to serve with a bottle of wine I'd already chosen.

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