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  • On a warm June day I was lost on the winding roads of Canon-Fronsac, an appellation on Bordeaux’s Right Bank. When I finally turn up more than an hour late at Château Moulin-Pey-Labrie, owner Grégoire Hubau makes a few witty digs about wine critics rarely finding their way to this little-known region. We head for his cellar, hung with amusing po... Read More

    From the article Bargains in Bordeaux


  • I like red wines like Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir.  I'm looking into storing up some to keep for special occassions like anniversaries, birthdays, etc.  I was told that Cabernet ages better than Merlot and Bordeaux wines also age well.  But I'm not sure what to look for in a wine that could help me distinguish that.  Any suggestions? Read More

    Forum post in the topic How to find a good wine that...


  • Okay, so this is not news, and it's been discussed on the forum before. In the spirit of GDP's new rants, I figured I'd throw mine out there as well. I've seen too many hangovers caused by misjudged pacing due to wild variations in alcohol content.Mostly this is difficult in restaurants. If we're shopping in stores we can check the label easily ... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Why are some wines so alcoholic?


  • You could put this under "Wine and Travel," but here's the idea:  dmcker responded to something I said about Cline wines that got me thinking.  Some wines are good, but not necessarily worth seeking out.  They're completely enjoyable, reliable from vintage to vintage, affordable, and widely found.  These aren't always the experiences we are afte... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Vacation Wines.


  • This comment might be considered a timely follow-up to the recent Snooth items on BYOB restaurants.Over the last thirty-something years my wife and I have enjoyed several cruise vacations.  We are now booked on a 14-day cruise to Hawaii that departs from and returns to Los Angeles.  It had never really occurred to me that I could bring my own wi... Read More

    Forum post in the topic BYOB on a Cruise


  • Fourth Growth Bordeaux, Grand Cru Classe en 1855, from Saint-Julien: Chateau Beychevelle, 1974. Bought 1981. When the spirit descended on the group and they spoke in tongues. A powerful wine can help mere mortals approximate this experience without explicit divine intervention. In my case, the Epiphany involved spring, the last year of law schoo... Read More

    From the article My Wine Epiphany


  • Hi All,   I have a few thoughts/questions that I would appreciate comments on. I have been some-what seriously drinking wine for about eight years now. I am 61 years old and before the "wine enlightenment", drank mostly micro-brewery and other not so chic types of beer. Every year now for the past four, I have held a blind tasting of different r... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Wine Ratings


  • The cork vs. screwcap as a wine bottle closure argument/discussion has been done more than once on these pages.  My point here is to encourage some discussion around the merits (or lack-there-of) of arguments in favor of cork as an ethical choice, similar to choosing organic wines, etc.The journalof the Ecological Society Of America published th... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Cork advocacy from the...


  • The Other Guys Pinot Noir Monterey County Moobuzz 2008

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    I bought this Pinot at a local wine and spirits shop, supposedly know for employing the "best" wine buyer in southern New Jersey, on the recommendation of a distributor that deals with the liquor store I work for. I had wanted to get a French white, preferrably a Burgundy for under $15 and a salesman with little knowledge of French wine suggest... Read More

    Wine review by violawolf


  •  Since my queries of this nature are usually tagged to the end of other threads of (somehwat) related nature, I figured I'd start one of dedicated nature. Hopefully this'll be easier to search for and come back to in the future.Here's an offer from HDH in Chicago. Anything of particular interest, or of relatively good pricing? This offer seems a... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Wines from Oz on offer in the...


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