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TN: Bubbles, Burgs, and 1 NZ Chardonnay at Noreetuh in East Village, NYC


October 19, 2018, 10:52 pm

Thursday I headed into city for a dinner welcoming some visiting NZ wine fo lks. #6 line from Grand Central was having signal problems, I eventually ma de it as far as Union Sq and walked to Noreet... Read more »

TN: good Rieslings and Loire, good and bad (damaged?) Bdx


October 18, 2018, 8:08 pm

A bit of delay in SLC, but made it back to NY Thursday night. Dinner mostly from freezer - chicken sausage and dal, plus delicata squash. 1996 Ch. Troplong Mondot Some browning on rim, slight... Read more »

TN: Southern Italy (no Sicily)


October 15, 2018, 1:39 pm

Friday Roger hosted our local non-serious group, theme was Southern Italy ( no Sicily). A nice assortment of cheese, charcuterie, etc, and some blind w ines. But first a white 2016 Feudi di San Gr... Read more »

TN: 3 Bdx 2 Rhone in Sacramento


October 11, 2018, 7:56 pm

Wednesday we travelled across Sacramento to see and old wine friend and his family. We were greeted by Arv, Jen, their beautiful twins, and their Germ an Shepherd Charcuterie, pickled green beans... Read more »

TN: Wines in Mendocino


October 10, 2018, 9:28 pm

I was supposed to fly to Medford OR to attend Betsy’s quartet conce rt in Ashland Sat. Got up at 3 AM, got to Newark, everything was looking go od as I boarded for first leg to Detroit But deplaned... Read more »

TN: Really good Beaujolais, ok red Rhone and white Burg


October 6, 2018, 11:59 am

With grilled tuna steak , roasted peppers, quinoa, dal, & salad, the 2016 Pavillon de Chavannes“Cuvee des Ambassades”-Cote de Brouill y. Looks like the embassies will be drinking well this year. ... Read more »

TN: Good weekend of wines from all over- Spain, France, US, and Germany


October 2, 2018, 3:17 pm

Friday I did sous vide miso salmon, udon, kale, and salad. Wine was the 201 6 Dutraive Fleurie. Bright, crunchy red fruits (cherry and raspberry), flo ral, herby. Fresh and balanced, very good. B+... Read more »

TN: GPL night


September 27, 2018, 7:33 pm

A nice group braved UN Week to gather at Bobby Van’s in midtown Ea st for a GPL vertical last night. Chris brought a bonus, the 2015 De Villa ine Bouzeron Aligote. Apple and peach, rich, good fin... Read more »

TN: 2014 FX Pichler


September 25, 2018, 12:48 pm

No wine with dinner (dubu kimchi) Sat as I was picking up Betsy at LaGuardi a late, but Sunday the 2014 FX Pichler Loibner Berg Gruner Veltliner Smarag d with grilled swordfish, corn/cape gooseberr... Read more »

TN: 1978 Ch. du Tertre (Margaux)


September 23, 2018, 2:39 am

Friday I got a ranch steak from local butcher, did a baharat rub, served wi th a spaghetti squash gratin, caprese, and greens. Wine was the 1979 du Ter tre, an old friend. Lovely perfumed nose, hig... 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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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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Could you list some high-end red wine?


I only know Red Bordeaux. 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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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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Wine Journal Template


Good day. I know I can buy wine journals from mostly any bookstore, but I thought about creating my own, so I can use binders. This will make adding more pages easier. I looked up but could not find ... 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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TN: Good weekend of wines from all over- Spain, France, US, and Germany


Friday I did sous vide miso salmon, udon, kale, and salad. Wine was the 201 6 Dutraive Fleurie. Bright, crunchy red fruits (cherry and raspberry), flo ral, herby. Fresh and balanced, very good. B+... 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 »