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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
'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. Here's a direct...
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 Bordeaux...
16 years ago 22
 
Vinexpo:Any Reports?
As I recall, several of tbe regular contributors here were planning on attending the latest Vinexpo in Bordeaux. Did anyone attend and was tbere anything interesting to report? Vino Salut/Hi Vino, -...
16 years ago 7
 
Re: Viogner from Languedoc?
Salut/Hi Jim Kennedy, - Condrieu. There are some very decent Viogniers coming out of the Midi, though not in my experience anything terribly reminiscent of Condrieu. However, you might try the...
16 years ago 6
 
Re: Where to buy Lafite
check out the fine wine listings on Berry Bros and Rudd () have a very well established web presence and deliver worldwide. They aren't usually the cheapest but the service and range is excellent....
16 years ago 2
 
TN: 2002 Domaine de Saint-Antoine
Picked this one up at the grocery store this afternoon. It is a Rosé from Costières de Nîmes. Dry crisp with medium/light body. Mild acid quality. Flavors of honey and berries - raspberry and...
16 years ago
 
1953 vintage?
I'm looking for a 50. birthday present for my father, and was wondering if it is possible to get hold of vines from 1953? Any type of wine will be fine, but Port is preferred. I've been able to locate...
16 years ago 4
 
Wineries to visit in the Niagara peninsula ?
First of all, thanks a million to Bob, Bill, John and Tim for their restaurant suggestions. As we will start our Canada trip with a few days in Niagara-on-the-Lake, could you give me a few clues for...
16 years ago 6
 
Ch. Larose-Trintaudon (Haut-Médoc) & Ch. Bel Air (Haut-Médoc)
Hi all, Was wondering if anyone has any info or tasting notes on either of these two: 1997 Chateau Larose-Trintaudon - Haut-Médoc 1998 Chateau Bel Air - Haut-Médoc Thanks, Zephyr Larose-Trintaudon...
16 years ago 1
 
Need a few people to test wine software
Hello, I am nearing completion of a piece of softare to track wine collections and need half a dozen people to do some testing soon. This software is completely stable! It will not harm your computer....
16 years ago 2
 
Need quick advice: '93 Barolo
Found a pair of '93 Michele Chiarlo Riserva Barolos at the NH State Liquor store that were mis-tagged to as the '97 version (which is what I went there for). Got them for $30.49 apiece. What are they...
16 years ago 3
 
Dunn Question (again)
I asked this same question in December and was happy with the responses then -- but I just got another bottle of Dunn Howell Mountain Cabernet and this is nagging in the back of my mind again. The...
16 years ago 1
 
Wise wine purchases?
I'm a bit of a newbie to wine drinking. A few months ago, I was exposed to Hewitsons Miss Harry and fell in love with red wines. Since then, I've been trying as many different wines as I can. Today, I...
16 years ago 9