Welcome to

www.MadeiraWineGuide.com

The Online Madeira Wine Guide (3.02)

This website strives to be the ultimate online resource for Madeira Wine enthusiasts and connoisseurs. Please keep in mind that while all information is believed to be correct there are no guarantees of any kind. Especially the information about producers, shippers and vintages tends to get outdated quickly! Please let me know of any typos or errors and I will be happy to correct them - thanks!

Photos are now online. Enjoy!

    -CyRo

 

Open Issues:

- graphic design needs to be added, it's a bit plain at the moment

Version History:

3.02 - 09/16/2004 Misc.
- added Roy Kavin to the Thanks listing
- updated the publisher for Alex Liddell's excellent Madeira book

3.01 - 09/06/2004 Typos
- fixed typos throughout the text
- some minor changes in Recorking

3.00 - 08/29/2004 New Version online
- graphical redesign is still scheduled for the near future

2.993 - 08/28/2004 Types of Wine, vintage
- added Types of Wine chapter
- added new vintage list

2.992 - 08/16/2004 Tips For Tourists and minor things
- new chapter for tourist tips
- some spellings & minor corrections
- one chapter still missing (Types Of Wine)

2.991 - 08/08/2004 New Chapter and minor things
- new chapter on shipping
- minor changes in numerous chapters
- missing pictures in old bottles fixed
- updated email address

2.99 - 06/28/2004 Complete overhaul - almost done!
- numerous changes and updates to almost all chapters
- new chapters and subchapters
- lots of new pictures
- numerous spellings and typos fixed

2.22 - 07/16/2003 New vintage list
- fixed some picture alignment issues
- posted Reidar's new vintage list, thanks Reidar!!!
- fixed broken link and email in introduction

2.21 - 07/15/2003 Numerous small updates and a few new pictures
- added picture captions in all chapters (where needed)
- new pictures in producers shippers & co
- restructured some chapters but there is still some work left
- 1795 mystery chapter is back on-line after rewrite, added pics and renamed the chapter
- added new chapter historic madeira photographs

2.20 - 07/13/2003 Multiple Updates and new pictures
- more pictures added
- information about hand made bottles added in old bottles
- added thanks to Jancis Robinson and MW tags in thanks
- added Jancis Robinson, changed some link descriptions in bibliography
- some small changes in recorking old botttles
- added Alvada in wine types
- added new records, changed and updated existing records in producers shippers & co
- took 1795 mystery chapter off-line for complete rewrite

2.10 - 02/17/2003 Many changes to various chapters
- pictures added to many chapters
- added Wagner to producers, shippers
- added wicker cap to old bottles
- added Jo Ann and Maik to thanks section

2.05 - 02/06/2003 Misc.
- sadly Bob Sequeira passed away, updated the Thanks section
- updated the 1995 Mystery section
- updated the Old Bottles section

2.04 - 12/27/2002 The 1795 Mystery
- added a new chapter The 1795 Mystery

2.03 - 12/20/2002 Corrections
- various typos & corrections in the Old Bottler section

2.02 - 12/15/2002 Broadbent related corrections - thanks!
- added Michael Broadbent's book to bibliography
- added link to Broadbent website
- corrected Broadbent & Justino Henriques in the producers section
- added Broadbent comments in grape varieties section
- corrected colheitas in the types of wine section

2.01 - 12/08/2002 Revision & corrections
- various typos and spelling fixed
- added section on old bottles
- new vintage list

2.00 - 07/10/2002 Second release
- major corrections
- new chapter structure
- translated to English

1.00 - 04/08/2001 First release
- German language