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Vintage wine appraisal
Open it, drink it, tell us how much you would have paid for it. Dana Good point - something is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it - not what someone says someone should.
16 years ago 2
Dependable and widely available French wines, under $25?
Like most wine enthusuasts, I have developed some preferences over the years of selections from California, Washington State, Chile, etc., that are reasonably priced and that I nearly always like, and...
13 years ago 16
Wine Stores & Wine Friendly Resturants around Bethesda, MD
I'm working in Bethesda, MD over the next several months and looking for a decent wine store and wine friendly resturants. Any and all suggestions would be appreciated. Cheers P. Parker Don;t have any...
13 years ago 5
[TN] Silver wedding dinner
Hello, Yesterday we celbrated our 25th anniversary with a stupenduous party, where the invited were self and Xina and noone else except for the young son who saw fit to go off and spend the evening wi...
13 years ago 12
ripasso v. ripassa
Can y'all explain the difference in the meaning of ripasso and ripassa? Have seen both used (in wines I have liked very much, like the Villabella ripassO) but don't know what the semantic distinction ...
13 years ago 5
Anyone Recall a B-N-B Wine, Matilda Bay?
I never had Matilda Bay, but I think I remember mention of it many years ago. I finally found a thread about old wine coolers on Google. There was one entry about Matilda Bay. "But, when it comes to 8...
14 years ago 4
Appropriate Bizarro cartoon
Just for wine lovers:-)
4 years ago
TN: Mostly Alsace, plus Loire, Gaillac at a fun event
9 years ago
1995 Chateau L'Evangile, 1999 Diamond Creek RRT
To kick off a "lamb fest" this weekend Icooked braised lamb shanks in red wine. I rummaged around the cellar and pulled a couple of red wines that I haven't had in a while. 1995 Chateau L'Evangile-The...
10 years ago 2
Wanted and Impossible 100Rp-100WS
Here there are all togheter: 1) Barolo Brunate 1997 by R,Voerzio 2) Amarone montelodoletta 1997-1998 by Dal Forno 3) Vigna d'Alceo 1999 4) Redigaffi 2000 5) Masseto 2001 6) Barolo Torriglione 2000 R.V...
14 years ago 1
Marchesi di Montecristo Nerello del Bastardo (1999)
Another Trader Joes selection that should be considered for your house (or inexpensive) red. A little googling indicated that it's a blend of Nebbiolo and Sangiovese done in a Barolo style. Price is a...
15 years ago