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2013-11-22 23:21:22

American Wine Consumer Coalition Asks Lawmakers Not to Impose Their Own Tastes on Wine Consumers by Banning French, Spanish and Italian Wines From Wine Shipping Law Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 Massachusetts wine drinkers and a national organization of wine consumers are calling on state lawmakers to pass a comprehensive direct wine shipping bill that allows consumers to have all types of wines shipped to them, not just those lawmakers think consumers should be...


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monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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