Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Celebrate the right way with sparkling wine

By Matthew Harrison

April 29, 2010

Filed under Food & Drink

With graduation almost here for a lot of students, I thought I’d talk about a few inexpensive sparkling wines which are sure to add a nice fizz to your graduation celebrations. While any carbonated wine is sparkling wine, it’s...

Tempranillo wine a flavorful bouquet

By Matthew Harrison

April 7, 2010

Filed under Food & Drink

In today’s wine review, I taste two Spanish wines, both of the Tempranillo varietal. Tempranillo, which comes from the Spanish word for ”early,“ is a grape which ripens several weeks earlier than most other Spanish grapes. It leads to wines which are flavorful an...

A Scotch-lovers guide to whisky

By Matthew Harrison

April 4, 2010

Filed under Arts & Living, Food & Drink, Videos

Scotch is defined as any whisky made in Scotland. By law, it must be made from barley, distilled in Scotland, contain less than 94.8 percent alcohol, aged in oak barrels in Scotland for a minimum of three years and bottled at...

Slideshow: That 1 Guy plays Iron Horse

By Matthew Harrison

March 21, 2010

Filed under Arts & Living, Music, Slideshows, Web-Exclusive

That 1 Guy played his Magic Pipe at the Iron Horse on Friday, March 11, with The Suitcase Junket opening. ...

Slideshow: Five College Choral Festival at Smith College

By Matthew Harrison

February 21, 2010

Filed under Arts & Living, Music, Slideshows, Web-Exclusive

Photos by Shehla Hussain and Jazmin Ramos. ...