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Top 10 Wines of 2012

Top 10 Wines of 2012

As I reflect back on 2012 I can honestly say that it was my luckiest year yet when it comes to wine.  I was fortunate enough to have drunk more great wine more often with more great people than any other year.  This is a blessing.  And in some ways a curse.  Whatever, I have...
A Tuscan Wine Dinner & The Meaning of Life

A Tuscan Wine Dinner & The Meaning of Life

If there is one thing I have learned about wine it’s that wine drunk alone can only be good.  To be great it must be drunk with others.  This proved true on a recent night when friends new and old came together for a Tuscan wine dinner at Aurora in Brooklyn.  I had tried a...
Brunello di Montalcino Dinner @ Bar Henry

Brunello di Montalcino Dinner @ Bar Henry

I will start off saying that I do not know much about the wines of Brunello di Montalcino.  What I did know before the tasting was that they come from a region in Tuscany, Italy.  That the region is nearby Chianti, and that they, like Chianti, are made from the Sangiovese grape.  Brunello, along with...