I had the good fortune to try a couple of more red Burgundy wines when I stopped by Elie Wine Company in Birmingham, Michigan. Once I get over a major case of wine envy after walking up and down the aisles, I can get down to some tasting, but of course, as is my wont, I do have to greet the proprietor to let him know that I appreciate his notices. 296 more words
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It is really not difficult to write, to post. However, to do it consistently for years, that’s different….
Having absent for a couple of years, drinking lesser and more thematic specific, I thought it might be a good idea to do it once again. 348 more words
I began visiting Domaine Hubert Lignier as a graduate student, and Laurent Lignier has always been phenomenally generous with his time (and wine) ever since. So it was personally as well as professionally gratifying to discover that the Ligniers have produced some of the finest wines to be found in the Côte de Nuits in the 2015 vintage; a range exhibiting beautiful purity, depth and… 1,388 more words
It always happens. During our Anniversary Sale, the distractions are everywhere. Case in point; one of our regular customers who always participates in the Anniversary Sale popped in for a few special bottles today, and after he gave me his parameters, I quickly whittled down my mental list to a trio of contenders. 848 more words