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by david newman
Sun May 22, 2016 3:39 pm
Forum: Wine & Food Talk
Topic: Silk road
Replies: 37
Views: 65232

Re: Silk road

Have the list down to these:

angelus
ausone
cheval
canon
troplong mondot
clinet
haut brion
margaux

will buy half or full cases depending on prices which don't look too bad now but could still go crazy.
by david newman
Fri Apr 29, 2016 1:54 pm
Forum: Wine & Food Talk
Topic: Silk road
Replies: 37
Views: 65232

Silk road

Jeff, those notes were totally captivating and very well written. It's almost sensory/information overload, a Johnny Mnemonic. I have a friend who wants to buy the most silky, creamy and satiny reds regardless of appellation that have a chance for long life as a theme for purchasing the 2015 vintage...
by david newman
Fri Apr 08, 2016 6:34 pm
Forum: Wine & Food Talk
Topic: barrel tasting at en primeur
Replies: 2
Views: 7275

Re: barrel tasting at en primeur

OK. So all I can do is trust you Jeff. Good luck with the tastings.
by david newman
Thu Apr 07, 2016 5:00 pm
Forum: Wine & Food Talk
Topic: barrel tasting at en primeur
Replies: 2
Views: 7275

barrel tasting at en primeur

Hi Jeff, After reading that Cheval Blanc, one of my favorite wines (especially the 2010) will be vinifying all of their grapes into one wine, I started to wonder what barrels they have professional tasters taste at en primeur. Will they have you taste barrels that have already been mixed to the fina...