Vintage Wine Bar
I had the good fortune to drink the 2007 vintage in the wine bar Trimani in Rome, attached to the wine store owned by the man who owns the Colacicchi vineyard. It was the fourth wine I sampled, so my notes are not extensive. It was sharp but pleasant t...
|Region:||Portugal » Trás-os-montes|
|Varietal:||Touriga Nacional , Tinto Cão , Tinta Barroca , Trincadeira Preta , Roriz|
This stuff is great and in many cases nearly as good as a vintage bottle. When dining out, I will usually go for a glass of Bin 27 or LBV over a vintage port unless I am sure the bar just opened a bottle from a good vintage or has a good wine preserva...
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The CFO and I and four others are back in CA doing a weeks worth of tasting. Today is the Sonoma Barrel tasting to be followed by a couple more days in Sonoma and two days in Napa. Reports to follow. Read More
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Jack, look for this: Ridge Lytton Springs Technically, this is not a Zinfandel varietal bottling. It is a field blend. The one pictured is 2012 and its Zinfandel content is 70%. I have seen years when the Zin content does exceed the 75% bar required for "Zinfandel" designation, but that is pretty unusual.Ridge is, arguably, California's most ... Read More
I have actually missed not being on the Snooth forums for some years, not sure what happened but when Snooth stopped working on Explorer [well on my laptop anyway, I lost a bit of momentumBut I am still doing a lot of work in the wine industry and enjoying plenty of great wine.I am located in Adelaide South Australia and home is only an hour fro... Read More
A new year provides the perfect opportunity to try new things, but how far will you go? Many wine drinkers cling to familiar grape varieties or settle for what’s in easy reach. Don’t miss out, wine lover. There are between 5,000 and 10,000 varieties of Vitis Vinifera, the plant species responsible for nearly all wine grapes, planted around the ... Read More
Broke a couple of personal practices the other night. First of all I'm on a huge SIWPM and haven't been buying wine to store lately. Secondly I never take pictures out at dinner, figuring it interferes with too many dynamics, but in this case my companion did.Went to a wine bar near where I used to live. Don't go as often as I used to, but have ... Read More
Being aware of price points for most of the other varietals I have always wondered why the Pinot Noirs are always priced way ahead of the other varietals.It is almost impossible to purchase a Pinot Noir at the same price point/quality as a Cabernet Sauvignon for under $20Now I live in a region where both Cabernet Sauvignon (Washington State) and... Read More
The election is over but the fun continues! How far can our country be dragged down by 'fake news' and 'alternative facts'? You be the judge... Read More
Saint Emilion Grand Cru Classe TastingWhen: July 24Where: Pierre Loti Union Square 53 Irving Place at 17th Street between Park Avenue South & 3rd Avenue, New York, NY 10003 T. 212-777-5684Ticket Price: $49Saint-Emilion is the most famous Bordeaux appellation in the right bank region of Bordeaux. Saint-Emilion was listed as a UNESCO World Heritag... Read More
Have you discovered the joys of sipping your rum neat, or are you only mixing it into cocktails? Both are certainly delicious ways to enjoy rum. However if you’re not yet familiar with expressions that can be sipped much like one would scotch you’re missing out. I recently returned from spending some time in Venezuela visiting Diplomático, one o... Read More