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On a bleak rainy Saturday a couple of weeks ago, myself and two friends took shelter in Newcomer Wines’ shop and bar, in Dalston, where we set up camp (for many hours).  615 more words

Wine & Spirits

Weingut Stadt Krems Grüner Veltliner Kremstal 2015, Austria

My Rating 81 Points. Price $18. Pale lemon in color. Pepery nose of grapefruits, bitter herbs, green pepper, light white flowers, white pepper and biter almonds.

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Wine Videos

Longview KÜHL Gruner Veltliner 2016

The Adelaide Hills are fast becoming the stronghold for this Austrian variety.  As usual, Longview have nailed the packaging.

Longview,  KÜHL, Gruner Veltliner, Adelaide Hills, 2016… 103 more words

Tasting Notes

Kuhlmann-Platz Gewurtztraminer, 2015

I’m of the mind that Alsace rarely takes a wrong turn.  The wines are abundant and diverse in France while a little thin on the ground in BC.  163 more words

White Wine

Culmina Unicus, Gruner Vetliner, 2015

In the spirit of yesterday’s review, let’s disseminate the professional tasting notes. Here’s what Lawrason wrote (who, when he was at the Globe, was my favorite Canuck reviewer): 139 more words

White Wine

Roasted Acorn Squash Bowl with Mushroom Risotto

Happy Thanksgiving! This holiday weekend has been full of much needed rest, family time, and good food! Our Thanksgiving meal tradition is turkey and canned  385 more words

30 Minutes

Wachau Valley Winery

After returning to the ship (finally docked in Melk) around mid-day, we set off again towards Krems through “the Wachau” (another UNESCO World Heritage site).  Reputed to be a lovely stretch of the River Danube, it was cool and rainy so I don’t have too many photos of the medieval villages and ruined castles in the hills. 187 more words

Europe 2016