Tagged: Bordeaux Wine

$285 for a bottle of — wait, what?

  We just got a $285 bottle of wine in the mail. The price made sense, considering the winery: Ovid. This boutique operation occupies a prized spot on Pritchard Hill near St. Helena, which some...

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When it Doesn’t Work Out

From our group of college friends the last 2 men standing finally asked their girlfriends for holy partnership.  All the guys finally start ‘family’ life; it’s exciting – in my mind, we can have ‘college deux’.  For exapmle we...

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MAGIC OF BORDEAUX: THE NEXT DAY

MAGIC OF BORDEAUX: THE NEXT DAY My grandmother’s friends idea of a gift was a case of Bordeaux.As kids in France, most birthday presents my sister and I received were cases of Bordeaux. After...

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#VINOWEEKEND

WINE TO EXPLORE THIS WEEKEND There are foul things happening in the world today. Filtered facts, questionable leadership, opaque vision to important information. This can take a toll on one’s everyday life, even from...

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POPPED MY FIRST GROWTH CHERRY

1998 HAUT-BRION, PESSAC-LÉOGNAN My brother flew into town, and into my home with two 12 pack wine suitcases on wheels. One case held one of the greatest wines in the world which I had...

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