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Über Winos Summit:  Fall 2012

Über Winos Summit: Fall 2012

I live in NYC.  Okay, well Brooklyn actually, but you know what I mean.  And I have been lucky enough to meet a lot of great people who are involved with wine, be it in the industry or as a consumer, or somewhere in between.  So it comes with the territory in a place like...
Chateau Musar Tasting @ Frankly Wines

Chateau Musar Tasting @ Frankly Wines

Lebanon’s Chateau Musar is one of the worlds most unique and memorable wines.  It is certainly the most (in)famous wine from the middle east and it has been enchanting wine lovers for decades.  When people try Musar they will certainly always remember it for it’s uniqueness and it has definitely become one of my all...
Birthday Celebartion Wines:  Chateau Musar & Primitivo Quiles, Raspay

Birthday Celebartion Wines: Chateau Musar & Primitivo Quiles, Raspay

We recently celebrated my birthday at our house with some close friends and I wanted to open some of my favorite bottles of wine.  I have had Chateau Musar a couple of times, the first at the Roast Pig dinner at the Breslin that I wrote about a few months back.  Anyway, we opened a...
"Magnum" Opus - Roast Suckling Pig Dinner @ The Breslin

“Magnum” Opus – Roast Suckling Pig Dinner @ The Breslin

So once again I had the pleasure of attending another great wine dinner thrown by master bespoke tailor Duncan Quinn and Justin Christoph of the Acker Merrall and AC Reisling fame.  We dined at The Breslin at the Ace Hotel here in Manhattan.  The center piece of the evening was an entire roast suckling pig...