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  1. Julian Seers-Martin replied to the thread Food Favourite restaurant cheeseboards.

    Oh really? Well...there'd been enough red flags for a while now, I guess. A pity though, when Jake was in the mood he was a good chef...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 4:54 AM
  2. Julian Seers-Martin liked Alex Jagger's post in the thread Burgundy 2017 Tastings.

    Massive difference Julian! The negociant version isn't anywhere near as in demand as the domaine and previously it was nowhere near the...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 1:16 AM
  3. Tom Cannavan replied to the thread Champagne glass advice.

    The Veritas is tall with a pretty large potential capacity, so if filled half way - which I’d guess would be 200ml - 250ml, or a pour of...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 11:24 PM
  4. Tom Cannavan attached a file to the thread RIP Gerard Basset.

    Tears welling up a bit over comments here and elsewhere, but a glass of rather good Xinomavro from Naoussa taking the edge off. Another...

    20181129_102657.jpg Jan 16, 2019 at 9:05 PM
  5. Julian Seers-Martin liked Steven Pritchard's post in the thread Champagne glass advice.

    No!

    Jan 16, 2019 at 8:44 PM
  6. Tom Cannavan attached a file to the thread RIP Gerard Basset.

    I confess I am just a bit heart-broken. Gerard Basset may have been OBE, Master of Wine, Master Sommelier, etc.,but really was one of...

    Gerard-Michel.jpg Jan 16, 2019 at 7:49 PM
  7. Julian Seers-Martin replied to the thread Champagne glass advice.

    I suspect the stems are stronger than you think, or you're over filling the glass. Zalto stems will visibly flex under centrifugal force...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 7:17 PM
  8. Julian Seers-Martin replied to the thread Burgundy 2017 Tastings.

    Ah, so the Dujac Pere et Fils MSD that Howard Ripley are offering at 162/6 is not the the wine that @Thom Blach is necessarily referring...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 5:16 PM
  9. Julian Seers-Martin replied to the thread Food Favourite restaurant cheeseboards.

    I would also vote for the Medlar. As a bit of an outfield choice, even more so considering the recent star loss, JSW has always had an...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 3:30 PM
  10. Tom Cannavan liked Steve Slatcher's post in the thread Wines of Brazil (including TNs).

    In 2007 (after Andrew's 2005 tasting) Brazil agreed to not to use the word "Champagne" on their labels, even locally. There's an article...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 2:41 PM
  11. Tom Cannavan replied to the thread Languedoc-Roussillon out of fashion?.

    Oh yes, how coukd I forget Chianti in this list? Champagne? Maybe, but the grands marques are ubiquitous on supermarket shelves...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 1:36 PM
  12. Tom Cannavan replied to the thread Languedoc-Roussillon out of fashion?.

    Off-topic, but Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Barolo, Amarone, St Emilion: arguably the most abused appellation names of all? Add Chablis perhaps?

    Jan 16, 2019 at 12:36 PM
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