There are similar alcoholic beverages that come from outside the region of Jerez, Spain's brandy capital, but they can not carry the terms sherry or brandy de jerez
, and are instead often referred to as fortified wine.
Introduced in 1874 by the House of Domecq, Fundador was the first brand of Brandy de Jerez
The Brandy de Jerez
evening and the tapas night were fantastic preludes to the main culinary event.
There the hearty, rich, full-bodied Brandy de Jerez
brandies of Domecq, Gonzalez Byass, Diez-Merito, Bobadilla, Terry, Sanchez Romate, Garvey and Osborne are matured in the bodegas that dominate the Jerez landscape.
At Terry's Bistro in Salcedo, Consejo Regulador of the Denomination Brandy de Jerez
held a special dinner that paired sherry wines and brandies from Jerez with the cuisine of chef Juan Carlos de Terry.