Given the rest of my tastes it doesn’t make much sense, but I love Australian Shiraz. Mitolo is a kick-ass producer too! (Taken with instagram)
Chenin Blanc: The Other White Grape (Taken with instagram)
Lazy Wednesday afternoon with Lagunitas Lucky 13 and my lovely lady. (Taken with instagram)
Great bottle of prince poniatowski Vouvray Brut at Charlie Palmer in Dallas. Tomorrow, I get my ass handed to me at #TEXSOM (Taken with instagram)
Last night was one of the most exciting wine nights of my life (and I didn’t even taste anything). (Taken with instagram)
Scary lineup at the tasting group today. Unoaked, Old World, non-aromatic whites. (Taken with instagram)
So excited to taste the current vintage of Unity from Fisher Family Vineyards at TEXSOM this year! (Taken with instagram)
I love Rhone wines, but this is just clunky and exhausting. (Taken with instagram)
This 2008 Leonce Bocquet Rully is not killing it tonight. (Taken with instagram)
I have to grab at least one bottle of Domaine Tempier Rose every summer. Sara spotted this at Houston Wine Merchant, and we went ahead and opened it tonight. Great wine. A paradigm for dry rose. (Taken with instagram)
I was introduced to Bluecoat American Gin through work, and I think it’s a new favorite of mine. A little more flamboyant than a typical London Dry Style. Happy to support a Philadelphia distillery too. (Taken with instagram)
"UPDATE: 7/6/11: I have added a new stack of Bordeaux flash cards to the “Study” page. They cover classified growths, AOPs, and general theory. More to follow…"
"UPDATE :: 6/30/11 : I have updated the blank study map of Portugal to reflect the newly demarcated DOPs and IGPs. The map is viewable on the “Study” page, with the full-size printable version available via Google Docs."
"UPDATE:: 6/29/11 :: I’ve added a blank study map of Bordeaux AOPs to the “Study” page. The full-size, printable version is downloadable via Google Docs."
The Syrah is singing in this Gigondas. Thanks to Justin Vann for the recommendation. (Taken with instagram)