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I’ve been through this so many times before that it becomes rote. The differences between Pinot Gris and Pinot Grigio. Well, there really aren’t any, when we are referring to the grapes. One is the name in French while the other is the name in Italian. When it comes to the wines though, there remains some distinction, though that is disappearing... Read More
Agree completely with the your latest column as I and several of my friends with large and older wine collections having been doing for years. You stated the situation well but need to remind people that a key question to be asked of the more experinced is "with proper storage what charcter when young helps determine how long it will hold?' Als... Read More
Fine wine can be likened to aesthetic arts or crafts, the qualities appreciated ... ... fenestrawinery.com2006 Akin Estates, Christesen Vineyard Reserve Lodi Tannat ($18) – Dense, full bodied; plummy, black fruits with hints of leather, dusty loam, wood smoke. Find at Woodbridge Uncorked Wine Bar. woodbridgeuncorked.com2009 Kidder Family, Lod... Read More
Dec 26, 2010
I've just opened a bottle of Barengo 1985 North Coast Cabernet Sauvignon. It's delicious. Pity you can't still buy it in England
Here's an article I just ran across that points to an issue that has been looming larger for several years now:http://www.napavalleyregister.com/lifestyles/food-and-cooking/wine/columnists/dan-berger/article_704bc688-0712-11df-a231-001cc4c002e0.htmlThe sentiments in it have been expressed several times on these boards. GregDP has moaned recently... Read More
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