Rice wine/ dry sherry??

msmeets, Jan 23, 1:37am
help I have a recipie that needs rice wine or dry sherry, I have neither on hand and local spice shop has run out of rice wine what can i use instead or should i leave it out? (its only 2 teaspoons)

greerg, Feb 21, 5:58pm
Gin according to a Chinese friend but I've never tried it.She says its closer than dry sherry.