I’m not sure why this 2009 inventory is at Bevmo or how it got there, but this is damned good wine. Beef jerky tannin, green pepper, dense but soft, chocolate, black pepper, and evidence of age-blending. Link to winemaker. Effective 8/10.
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Just finishing an enjoyable glass of 2012 Ergo, a last cocktail for the weekend. Fitting, perhaps, as the Ergo also ushered in our Friday evening. Like a few other youthful wines we’ve had of late, the Ergo smelled tart at first…an acidic sharpness that was not actually present in the drink itself. 186 more words
German literary critic and philosopher Friedrich Schlegel wrote that “Irony is the clear consciousness of an eternal agility, of an infinitely abundant chaos.” When we take a perpetually ironic attitude towards something it opens an infinite distance between what it is and what we take it to be. 444 more words