Wine Talk

Snooth User: Adam Levin

It's Friday, what's in your glass?

Posted by Adam Levin, Aug 22, 2008.

At Snooth HQ: Domaine de l'Oratoire Cotes du Rhone 2006


Reply by Mark Angelillo, Aug 22, 2008.

Happy weekend, all!

Reply by RachelNYC, Aug 23, 2008.

I threw a Pinot Noirs from around the world party at my place last night! There was a whole lot in my glass last night. ;)

Reply by Adam Levin, Sep 5, 2008.

This week Chateau Bouscasse Madiran

Reply by RachelNYC, Sep 5, 2008.

I am drinking a decent glass of Malbec blend in Buenos Aires:

It is Traful 2006 by Bodegas Lopez... I assume it isn't one of their exported brands.

Reply by oceank8, Sep 5, 2008.

I am enjoying a Boarding Pass Shiraz. I know, everyone already knows about this stuff, but it's my first time with it. Pretty drinkable.

Reply by Philip James, Sep 6, 2008.

I am in Hong Kong now and have some great stories of awful local delicacies and some terrible wines - stay tuned, will do a write up next week...

Reply by oceank8, Sep 12, 2008.

Haven't heard what the snooth team is drinking today. Later tonight I am off to a grape stomp and dinner at a local winery and will be drinking something from them (Leonesse). Couple weeks ago I went to a concert (the English Beat) at another local winery (Weins). That's one of the things I LOVE, all the events with wine.

Reply by Philip James, Sep 13, 2008.

How did the grape stomp go? That sounds pretty cool... I almost helped pick some grapes in the Finger Lakes one year, but overslept ;)

This is what we drank yesterday: Coconut wine, back from the Philippines. However, the guys didnt take it seriously, and went and opened this to wash their mouths out:

After lugging my 'gift' back 12,500 miles, I was sad... The coconut wine was truly disgusting though. Not sure if its still on Marks desk, or he sneakily disposed of it

Reply by oceank8, Sep 13, 2008.

Gotta say, coconut wine sounds pretty bad! Sometimes we enjoy torturing ourselves though, don't we.

The grape stomp was a lot of fun, you here about them all the time but I had never been to one before. They even rewarded each of us with a bottle of Chardonnay, I thought that was pretty cool. Good food, good music, good wine, and lots of fun people.

Reply by Mark Angelillo, Sep 15, 2008.

The coconut wine was pretty harsh, but pretty exotic so I was happy to have tried. It's definitely still here if you want any more Philip!

@ocean -- sounds pretty fun. I know some germophobes that refuse to drink wine for being grossed out by the idea of some people walking around in the grapes. Ha. No such concerns here!

Reply by oceank8, Sep 16, 2008.

I think a lot of places just have grape stomps for the fun of it and actually end up dumping the wine.

Reply by siggswitz, Sep 19, 2008.

I think this deserves a "bump" on the list. Whitehall Lane Winery, Cab 2004
Was a little skeptical, but I'm loving it. It's been a while since I've had the time to enjoy a bottle, and this is a delightful treat.

Reply by Philip James, Sep 21, 2008.

Siggswitz - here's the wine you were talking about:

Funny review - who's pugs are they?

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