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"...In blind tasting situations both consumers and judges often prefer...


February 24, 2017, 8:53 am

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TN: Lots of Kalin (especially DD), plus bubbles


February 22, 2017, 3:56 pm

A nice small group gathered at John’s in Croton for a look at some Kalin, especially the DD PN. We were greeted by cheeses, saucisson sec, mo usse, and the 2006 Pol Roger Brut. Full-bodied, crisp... Read more »

TN: Saar, Ladoix, Rioja, Anderson Valley, Champagne, Beaujolais


February 21, 2017, 1:41 am

Friday we went to friends so dinner, when we got there Betsy borrowed the b roiler to make her appetizers, great shrimpballs with ginger & shallot. Ope ned with the NV Duval-Leroy Brut Reserve Cham... Read more »

TN: Goisses, 3 59 Grand Echezeaux, 2 Latours (century apart), old Barolo, e...


February 18, 2017, 6:15 pm

Franco hosted SOBER Thursday night at his Flatiron/Chelsea loft, and a VERY memorable night it was. John and I arrived to be greeted with cheeses, cha rcuterie, and a pair of Champagnes 1982 Phil... Read more »

"Very few wines made today in Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Australi...


February 16, 2017, 11:03 pm

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TN: 66 R-Segla, '14 Pepiere, '15 Lapierre, good and bad bubbles, etc


February 13, 2017, 8:46 pm

Trying to drop a few pounds, no wine Monday through Sat last week. Sunday I broke free. First we drove through the slush to Hastings, for a pre-Valent ine’s Day party. I carried a Billards St. Amo... Read more »

TN: Champagnes, Burgs, Ca, Loire, etc


February 7, 2017, 9:03 pm

was looking for a particular wine, and found a case of mixed stuff that I s hould have taken home a while ago, mixed a few into this week’s lin eup. With flounder, couscous, & spinach, the 2005 P... Read more »

"Very few fines made today in Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Australi...


February 6, 2017, 8:58 am

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"Almost no wine of international reputation is today made the way it w...


February 6, 2017, 8:57 am

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"The fact is that bad vintages are now almost unknown."


February 3, 2017, 5:22 pm

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Could you list some high-end red wine?


I only know Red Bordeaux. Read more »

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Wine Aroma Kits


I got something called a Wine Awakenings kit for my birthday the other day and I'm trying to figure out how the heck to use it. It's got a whole bunch of bottles of odours for chardonnay and the boo... Read more »

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1990 Bordeaux


Notes from a very enjoyable dinner-tasting of Bordeaux of the 1990 vintage. These wines have always seemed to me to be more fruit forward and ?Californian' in approach, if you will, than the more cla... Read more »

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Lafite Monteil


Hi All A number of years ago I went to Bordeaux and bought quite a lot of wine, mainly for drinking fairly soon, but one or two for laying down. Sadly the laying down didn't last too long :( Howev... Read more »

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Great Valued California Wines? Recommendations? $10-$20 & $20-$30 Price...


All, I'm headed out to the West Coast next week and will be visiting for 2 weeks. I'm travelling on a budget and would like to experience all of the great wines California has to offer. Being from th... Read more »

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Gallo "Rancho Zabaco" & "Dancing Bull" Sonoma Zinfa...


Those two bottles are now on my desk thanks to a friend who's been in California recently. The Zabaco is a 2003 Reserve and the Dancing Bull is from 2005: any comments about these two zins and vint... Read more »

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Luccio Moscato d'Asti Clone ?


My wife loves this wine but at $10 a bottle . I was wondering if there is a wine close to this at a cheaper cost ? Yes, I am the middle class , raising a family and $10 a bottle is a significant am... Read more »

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White wine (health benefits)


https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2015/10/13/new-thinking-about-health-benefits-of-white-wines-could-they-be-as-good-as-reds-in-some-respects/ Read more »

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TN: Back to NY- Bdx, Bandol rose, bubbles, Riesling, Muscadet, Mencia


Saturday Betsy made a big batch of Bolognese for lunch (and to freeze for m y mom). Needed 2 cups of wine, had about a cup left, so I stopped at grocer y and bought cheapest screwcap I saw- the 201... Read more »

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Elqui Wines Pinot Noir 2012


First of, I hate chile wines. So this is quite a surprise: Clear red, typical pinot clarity, red strawberry notes, of a darker kind, t he musty earthy russian river undertones. strange for a chile.... Read more »