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Jump to new posts TN: EdmundsStJohn Bone-Jolly Gamay '14..(short/boring) by TomHill @ 31 minutes 43 seconds ago

Tried this w/ Susan this weekend: 1. EdmundsStJohn Bone-Jolly GamayNoir ElDoradoCnty (12.6%; www.EdmundsStJohn.com) Thumbnail Moonlight/Fairplay 2014: Med.light ruby/garnet color w/ some bricking; very fragrant/perfumed strawberry/Gamay/flowery light
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Jump to new posts TN: Paccot PinotNoir LaColombe Suisse '16...(short/boring) by TomHill @ 47 minutes 14 seconds ago

Needed a red last night, so cracked: 1. Raymond Paccot PinotNoir LaColombe (13%; www.LaColombe.Ch; www.SchatziWines.com; 30% whole-cluster) Fechy/LakeGeneva/Vaud/LaCote/Suisse 2016: Med.light color; quite fragrant/perfumed PN/black cherry/spicy/light
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Doing some bottom feeding at TraderJoe's this weekend, I found one that had potential I thought: 1. MaisonBarboulot 70% Marsanne-30% Viognier IGP: Pays d'Oc BlackMtns (#14432; 12.5%; www.PlumeRidge.com) Barboulotte de la StJean 2017: Med.gold color;
Jump to new posts TN: Stroppiana (Cascina Cucco) Barolo 1971 by fraser @ Yesterday at 08:43

Stroppiana (Cascina Cucco) Barolo 1971 720 ml / 13.5% Bottle # 42571 Stroppiana bought the Cascina Cucco from the Cappellano's in 1967. It's in Serralunga on East side of the ridge, between Brea and Broglio with Marenca / Rivette on the other side
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Jump to new posts Re: Galloni on Wines of Friuli... by Marc Hanes @ 05-18-2018 19:05:03

Tazzelenghe can be awesome. Had a great one from Girolamo Dorigo back in 2003 (1997 vintage). Can never find any for sale, regardless of producer. I think the name means something like "tongue stinger," maybe Galloni mentioned.
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Jump to new posts Re: That Dreaded T-Word Again by Roland Dumas @ 05-18-2018 16:23:26

Ironic. I live right on the Napa River. It runs pretty brown whenever there is rain. The authorities say it's erosion from vineyards, particularly new ones. The terroir is washing down to the bay
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We had this as a mystery wine last night: 13. LaSibilla Piscarella Campi Flegrei/Campania (2 weeks on skins; OliverMcCrumImports) Luigi di Meo 2013: Med.gold cloudy color; some phenolic/resiny/skin-contact/cidery/orangey bit herbal/fresh hay/Kans
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Jump to new posts Yup.. by TomHill @ 05-16-2018 05:05:38

Originally Posted By: Sean_DevaneyThanks for the link Tom.A really nice article on one of the most interesting winemakers I've met. Yup, Sean...Randall is an absolutely fascinating guy. I always enjoy visiting with him. Tom
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Jump to new posts Re: JamieGoode: Our Wines Must Taste True by Brad Harrington @ 05-14-2018 13:37:04

It has always been a silly argument.
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