Madeira wines

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Fortified wines (see wine, fortified) from the island of Madeira; the first vines, imported from Sicily, were planted in 1420 by Prince Henry the Navigator: sercial (dry); verdelho (semi-dry); bual (semi-sweet); malmsey (sweet).

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