Vinous Live!

Welcome to Vinous Live!, a series of virtual tastings and seminars that will be held daily. Vinous was built on the pillars of education, community and independence. Vinous Live! seminars are free for everyone and are designed to bring you insights straight from the brightest minds in wine. We will be mixing up the format to keep things lively and interesting. We hope these conversations bring you a bit of joy during these unprecedented and tumultuous times. Seminars will be streamed live on Zoom and YouTube Live. Please note that times vary from day to day. For the latest news, be sure to follow Vinous on Instagram , Facebook , Twitter and on . Join host Neal Martin in conversation with Chris Blandy. Below is the schedule for the week of August 10 – August 14, 2020. Watch all webinars on YouTube Live . ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Tuesday, August 11, 2020: Chris Blandy (Blandy's Madeira) - 12pm EDT Hosted by Neal Martin


Vintage Madeira Malmsey 1863

1863. Dark caramel color. Incredibly complex nose of roasted nuts, caramel, toffee and candied tropical fruit. Great balance in the palate. Lasts forever in the mouth. Just wow. — 4 years ago

Chris ThalkenFrankie CohenMichael Lasky
with Chris, Frankie and 1 other
Daniel P., Keith and 24 others liked this


Single Harvest Bual Madeira 2002

Burnt rubber, caramel, prunes and toffee. A joy w dessert — 6 years ago


Madeira Sercial

Alder Yarrow

I love me some Sercial. Caramel, Grey sea salt, baked apples, and burnt twigs with a loooooiong vanilla finish. — 7 years ago

LM, Pazzu and 5 others liked this


10 Years Old Madeira Malmsey

Sweet, honey, delightful dessert wine. — 5 years ago

Sharon liked this


Single Harvest Colheita Madeira Malmsey 1999

Medium brown; medium intensity aromas of orange zest, walnuts, molasses, syrup, honey, coffee, chicory, beef stock, smoke, char, earth, tobacco, forest floor, vanilla; sweet, high acid, high alcohol, full body, medium plus intensity flavors of pine resin, orange juice, dates, citrus zest, coffee, tea leaves, lapsang, tobacco, molasses, charred wood, earth, tar, savory, long finish; outstanding — 5 years ago


Madeira Verdelho 1977

Nose of caramel,butterscotch , walnut,hazelnut and raisin mouth of creamy stewed apricots soy sauce and water chestnuts , CarAmel and celery bright acid and a super pleasing long finish — 8 years ago


Madeira Terrantez 1976

Spicecake, orange marmalade, toffee, and Nocello liquer - What a joy to drink! — 5 years ago

Chris, Daniel P. and 2 others liked this


Madeira Bual 1957

Rich, excellent acidity, raisin, burnt toffee, caramel, candied hazelnuts — 6 years ago

James, Serge and 1 other liked this
James Forsyth

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Very cool. Madiera is finally getting the recognition it deserves.
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5 Year Aged Madeira Malmsey

Soy Sauce!!!!!! Hard core which is okay because I LOVE soy sauce!!! Also some sweetness notes of maple, brown sugar and something reminiscent of Banana's Foster. — 10 years ago