Available only at Sherwin-Williams. Minwax® Performance Series Fast-Dry Varnish is a clear, oil-based protective finish that provides a rich, amber tone that seals and protects. Simplify your scheduling by finishing the job in one day, thanks to the fast 3-hour recoat time of this high-performance varnish. You can also scuff sand after 4 hours for fast varnish-on-varnish systems, with the convenience of a single product for your finish coat. Minwax Performance Series Fast-Dry Varnish allows the true wood texture to show through. This provides a warm, traditional appearance to your furniture, cabinets, and doors.