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Re: BOYCOTT FRENCH Hate !
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16 years ago
 
2002 Marquis Philips Syrah - 2002 Compared to 2001
I think Parker rated the 2001 Marquis Philips Syrah and 2001 Marquis Philips Sarah's blend at 93 points. Has anyone heard how should the 2002 compare?
16 years ago 1
 
United States Wine Trivia
The higher the alcohol content in wine, the higher the tax imposed by the IRS on wineries! E.g., $1.07/gallon for still table wines of 14% or less, $1.57 over 14%, and $3.40 for sparkling wines. The ...
16 years ago
 
Yakima Valley bike tour (Second installment)
I'll try to be brief here. We visited a lot of wineries. Monday Claar Cellars The sever wanted to talk about how great her wines were, and give us a wine education. She talked entirely too much...
16 years ago
 
TN: Pair of satellites, better than it should be old deuxieme,etc.
My parents were in town, we went out to a local restaurant. Nice thick wine list, I think my hopes got up, but it turned out to be a fairly pedestrian list (the thickness came from pages of blurbs abo...
16 years ago
 
Wine at least 7000 years old
______________________________________ http://www.museum.upenn.edu/new/exhibits/online_exhibits/wine/wineintro.html______________________________________ The above page is by the University of Penn...
16 years ago 5
 
Re: TN: Langtry Meritage North Coast Red Wine 1995
In article , "Kirk-O-Scottland" writes: Glad you liked it. I generally find this wine quite nice (current versions retail for about $40-45). I believe Lily Langtry used to own the vineyard. I don'...
16 years ago 2
 
Re: Impressions from first tasting in Napa
It's good to know that someone else enjoys these wines as much as I do. I've really only tasted their Pinot Noirs and had a great tour with their assistant wine maker a few years back. Roland Maran...
16 years ago 19
 
[rum] what's difference between
dark rum & light rum and what's dry rum? thanks -- icq 9192470¤K --°s--
16 years ago 1
 
Old vine wine
Hello, Sort of new to wines. While trying different red wines, I found many of the wines labeled as old vine to be my favorites. I guess the flavors are very full, almost sweet, with tannins and acids...
16 years ago 7
 
TN Torna Viagem
At one time Moscatel de Setubal was shipped in cask on long sea voyages, much as was Madeira. However this was discontinued long ago for both Madeira and Setubal. However the Fonsecas kept casks of t...
16 years ago
 
Wineries to visit in Walla Walla?
With two full days to fill in Walla Walla, Washington, can anyone recommend a few "must see" wineries other than L'Ecole 41 and Cayuse? Restaurant recommendations would be appreciated too. TIA. Jack...
16 years ago 1
 
Italian Barberas Reviewed on Tablewine.com
Tablewine.com's July Feature, "Burgers and Barbera," reviews nine examples of Barbera from Italy's Piedmont region and makes a case for serving this varietal with the all-American, classic burger. Her...
16 years ago 2
 
wine cradle
I have been making a wine cradle as shown in "The Complete Book of Baskets and Basketry" by Dorothy Wright and I can't understand the purpose of the ring on the front of the basket. I have uploaded a...
16 years ago 4
 
Wine glasses
Hi. Although I am not a wine connoisseur, my boyfriend is. And his birthday is coming soon, so I was interested in purchasing a new glass set for him. So far I'm looking at Riedel Sommeliers Bordea...
16 years ago 22