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by Dennis Atick
June 16th, 2019, 1:37 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Happy Father's Day - whatcha drinkin'?
Replies: 20
Views: 322

Re: Happy Father's Day - whatcha drinkin'?

HAB here. Had me feeling cold beer. And then a Chardonnay. From California. Made by Joe Davis.
2009 Arcadian Sierre Madre
by Dennis Atick
June 16th, 2019, 6:50 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: NV Chartogne-Taillet Champagne Le Rosé (France, Champagne)
Replies: 10
Views: 167

Re: TN: NV Chartogne-Taillet Champagne Le Rosé (France, Champagne)

Doug Lee wrote:
June 16th, 2019, 6:46 am
Ilkka,

My first experience with this producer. Very nice stuff! Will be trying his Saints Anne and Les Barres at some point also.

Cheers,
Doug
Nice note, Doug. I need to try the Rose. The St. Anne is close to a house champagne for me. Love the stuff. Delivers in that price range. Cheers.
by Dennis Atick
June 14th, 2019, 1:32 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: For Sale: Treehouse Brewing Company - Update- June 5 (sold out)
Replies: 25
Views: 2139

Re: For Sale: Treehouse Brewing Company - Update- June 5 (sold out)

Mark Y wrote:
June 14th, 2019, 1:23 pm
KJ and Doubleganger is two of my Tree favsssssss
I've still not had a KJJJJ.
My tops are: Very Green, Aaaalter Ego, and DoubleG. The new Super Treat is hot, too.
by Dennis Atick
June 14th, 2019, 1:00 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: For Sale: Treehouse Brewing Company - Update- June 5 (sold out)
Replies: 25
Views: 2139

Re: For Sale: Treehouse Brewing Company - Update- June 5 (sold out)

ClarkstonMark wrote:
June 13th, 2019, 4:31 pm
I'll take some KJJJ and DoubleGanger please

I wish I had King JJJuliussss! I would not be selling it.
2 can limits all week AND my mule is out of town.
Can probably find it on mybeercollectibles for $50 per can!
by Dennis Atick
June 14th, 2019, 11:26 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Found! Burgundy Group in South Florida: Truchot, Rousseau, Coche
Replies: 11
Views: 738

Re: Found! Burgundy Group in South Florida: Truchot, Rousseau, Coche

That's a pretty good group to find.
'02 Truchot Sentiers is one of my top Burgundy of the past couple years.
Pretty much everything I want in a wine.
Wish I was a buyer when they were $50 not all that long ago. LOL
Nice lineup and notes!
by Dennis Atick
June 14th, 2019, 3:43 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else
Replies: 888
Views: 42894

Re: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else

Ordered 3 bottles. I did as well. My first glance for pricing on my phone turned up pricing for the Langhe bottling at $25. Threw me off. haha even the CT picture at this point is a bottle of the Langhe. but for the 2015 barbs the best price I could get around here is $39. guessing the '16s will be...
by Dennis Atick
June 14th, 2019, 3:23 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else
Replies: 888
Views: 42894

Re: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else

Sc0tt F!tzger@ld wrote:
June 13th, 2019, 5:15 pm
Dennis Atick wrote:
June 13th, 2019, 2:23 pm
Was that NOT a great price on the Produttori or am I missing something?
Ordered 3 bottles.
I did as well. My first glance for pricing on my phone turned up pricing for the Langhe bottling at $25. Threw me off.
by Dennis Atick
June 13th, 2019, 2:23 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else
Replies: 888
Views: 42894

Re: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else

Was that NOT a great price on the Produttori or am I missing something?
by Dennis Atick
June 12th, 2019, 3:51 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Another stupid poll about wine drinking
Replies: 56
Views: 1818

Re: Another stupid poll about wine drinking

Kudos on an accurate title for your thread [cheers.gif]
by Dennis Atick
June 11th, 2019, 6:25 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2001 Arcadian Gary's vineyard Syrah
Replies: 11
Views: 489

Re: 2001 Arcadian Gary's vineyard Syrah

Who knows, Dennis. I know/trust your palate on these wines (along with Don), so it's hard for me to say given your recent takes. As I mentioned, it's the first time I've drank an Arcadian and thought the wine was possibly on the decline. CT says I have no more bottles but I thought I saw one in the...
by Dennis Atick
June 11th, 2019, 2:23 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2001 Arcadian Gary's vineyard Syrah
Replies: 11
Views: 489

Re: 2001 Arcadian Gary's vineyard Syrah

Rick- Maybe a slightly off bottle? Our it really went downhill in 6 months? Below is my note from December (echoed by the note before mine from c chen in Oct 2018) 2001 Arcadian Syrah Robert O. Fleming Cuvée Garys' Vineyard more Still showing those rich meaty and irony notes. It's inky in the glass....
by Dennis Atick
June 11th, 2019, 11:53 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Costco Alert: Jamon Serrano
Replies: 10
Views: 376

Re: Costco Alert: Jamon Serrano

CJ Beazley wrote:
June 11th, 2019, 11:22 am
FWIW, the pickles at the very top of the photo are Grillo brand and they are really really good.
Dude, they are the World's Best.
by Dennis Atick
June 11th, 2019, 3:57 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Magic Night of Aged Burgundy
Replies: 19
Views: 1405

Re: Magic Night of Aged Burgundy

Mark C Johnson wrote:
June 11th, 2019, 12:27 am
Just Wow!
+1
by Dennis Atick
June 10th, 2019, 6:57 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2014 Kutch Pinot Noir Falstaff Vineyard (USA, California, Sonoma County, Sonoma Coast)
Replies: 2
Views: 462

Re: TN: 2014 Kutch Pinot Noir Falstaff Vineyard (USA, California, Sonoma County, Sonoma Coast)

I'm usually not one for the night two check in, seems most wines don't really go anywhere good. But this one really rounded out and came a bit more supple on night two. Seems to bode well for those of you who have some and can leave alone for a bit. A nice drink.
by Dennis Atick
June 9th, 2019, 8:32 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2014 Kutch Pinot Noir Falstaff Vineyard (USA, California, Sonoma County, Sonoma Coast)
Replies: 2
Views: 462

TN: 2014 Kutch Pinot Noir Falstaff Vineyard (USA, California, Sonoma County, Sonoma Coast)

Had been a while since I checked in on a Kutch pinot. This one is developing quite nicely. [cheers.gif] 2014 Kutch Pinot Noir Falstaff Vineyard - USA, California, Sonoma County, Sonoma Coast (6/9/2019) Very aromatic out of the gate with a present stemmy note and black cherry fruit on the nose. The c...
by Dennis Atick
June 7th, 2019, 8:43 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2011 Domaine William Fèvre Chablis Grand Cru Les Preuses
Replies: 0
Views: 231

TN: 2011 Domaine William Fèvre Chablis Grand Cru Les Preuses

This wine was not prematurely oxidized. [dance-clap.gif] 2011 Domaine William Fèvre Chablis Grand Cru Les Preuses - France, Burgundy, Chablis, Chablis Grand Cru (6/6/2019) Light yellow color. Some crushed spring herb and lemon notes on the nose. Very cool, lean, mineral essence on the palate. Dumped...
by Dennis Atick
June 5th, 2019, 4:53 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner Feedback
Topic: Charles Palmer - A+ Buyer
Replies: 5
Views: 65

Re: Charles Palmer - A+ Buyer

PLUS FIVE!!!!!
Thanks, Charles. Good doing business with you!
by Dennis Atick
June 5th, 2019, 10:13 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: For Sale: Treehouse Brewing Company - Update- June 5 (sold out)
Replies: 25
Views: 2139

Re: For Sale: Treehouse Brewing Company - Update- June 5 (done)

THANKS AGAIN- ALL DONE FOR TODAY!
(unless you are a repeat customer and ask nicely)
by Dennis Atick
June 5th, 2019, 8:29 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: For Sale: Treehouse Brewing Company - Update- June 5 (sold out)
Replies: 25
Views: 2139

Re: For Sale: Treehouse Brewing Company - Update- June 5

Some fresh stuff today including new- Curiosity 70.
Along with regulars like Haze and Green.
Let me know if you want some.
Same price and parameters as listed previously in this tread.
by Dennis Atick
June 3rd, 2019, 8:46 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2011 Azienda Agricola Le Ragnaie Brunello di Montalcino
Replies: 8
Views: 508

Re: TN: 2011 Azienda Agricola Le Ragnaie Brunello di Montalcino

Thanks Kelly and John for continued data points.
I fear, however, that there aren't many excuses remaining for why BdM just does not appeal to me.
Different strokes.
by Dennis Atick
June 3rd, 2019, 4:23 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1999 Joh. Jos. Prüm Wehlener Sonnenuhr Riesling Spätlese
Replies: 8
Views: 639

Re: TN: 1999 Joh. Jos. Prüm Wehlener Sonnenuhr Riesling Spätlese

I wish that I knew what I know now, when I was younger (when it comes to JJ Prum).
More please.
Sounds great, David.
by Dennis Atick
June 3rd, 2019, 3:50 am
Forum: Travel Forum
Topic: Tuscany
Replies: 38
Views: 1708

Re: Tuscany

David- Am interested in further updates, especially Montalcino as I'll be there in a few weeks. Hope you had a good trip!
by Dennis Atick
June 3rd, 2019, 3:47 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2011 Azienda Agricola Le Ragnaie Brunello di Montalcino
Replies: 8
Views: 508

Re: TN: 2011 Azienda Agricola Le Ragnaie Brunello di Montalcino

I find that I like BdM from north of the town much better typically than the southern side. but I would also say you can't judge BdM by a 15% wine! Good point. My recent explorations have been mostly south side. Have some from the north I've yet to open. Hoping that makes a difference as I;ve yet t...
by Dennis Atick
June 2nd, 2019, 1:01 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1999 Produttori del Barbaresco Barbaresco Riserva Rabajà
Replies: 7
Views: 630

Re: TN: 1999 Produttori del Barbaresco Barbaresco Riserva Rabajà

That sounds awesome. Thanks, Dale. I'm a new-ish convert to Produttori, waiting for mine to reach maturity like this.
by Dennis Atick
June 2nd, 2019, 12:10 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2011 Azienda Agricola Le Ragnaie Brunello di Montalcino
Replies: 8
Views: 508

TN: 2011 Azienda Agricola Le Ragnaie Brunello di Montalcino

[cheers.gif] 2011 Azienda Agricola Le Ragnaie Brunello di Montalcino - Italy, Tuscany, Montalcino, Brunello di Montalcino (6/2/2019) 15%! Well-made, just not my thing as I get closer to giving up on BdM. Bright red coloring. Can smell some oak and the 15% on the nose. It's full bodied, slightly rich...
by Dennis Atick
June 2nd, 2019, 7:12 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: For Sale: Stunning, Incredible Wines at Low(er) Prices
Replies: 1
Views: 712

For Sale: Stunning, Incredible Wines at Low(er) Prices

Selling a few assorted Tuscans Same deal as always, buyer pays shipping and ACCEPTS risk. Willing to deal on price if you take 3+ bottles. PM me. Thanks. 2012 Le Ragnaie Brunello di Montalcino $50 2010 Uccelliera Brunello di Montalcino $60 2011 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino Montosoli $55 (x2) 2006...
by Dennis Atick
June 2nd, 2019, 4:49 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Good beer website
Replies: 19
Views: 438

Re: Good beer website

Just fyi...I recently had two good buying experiences at https://www.mybeercollectibles.com/
by Dennis Atick
June 1st, 2019, 5:44 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Personal Collection of Rudi Weist @ Acker
Replies: 24
Views: 2582

Re: Personal Collection of Rudi Weist @ Acker

Stunning collection of German wines. Will be hard to not pay attention to this.
by Dennis Atick
May 29th, 2019, 1:08 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Savannah, GA
Replies: 31
Views: 989

Re: Savannah, GA

bradkaplan wrote:
May 29th, 2019, 6:44 am
That is some funny shit! [cheers.gif]
by Dennis Atick
May 29th, 2019, 1:01 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else
Replies: 888
Views: 42894

Re: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else

John J wrote:
May 29th, 2019, 12:30 pm
Anyone put in an ask on the Fontanafredda Barolo offer?
I would have, but I actually scored on the previous Italian offer from a few days ago.
by Dennis Atick
May 28th, 2019, 8:33 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Savannah, GA
Replies: 31
Views: 989

Re: Savannah, GA

Jim Stewart wrote:
May 25th, 2019, 5:49 am
On the other side of the culinary spectrum in Savannah, have you tried Zunzi's? Probably more for SCAD students than for SCAD parents, but it has its place.
Just came across this recent tweet and thought of this thread.

by Dennis Atick
May 27th, 2019, 2:32 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else
Replies: 888
Views: 42894

Re: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else

Josh Grossman wrote:
May 27th, 2019, 2:11 pm
That was fun! Asked for a few 1964's

1964 Bersano Barolo Riserva
1964 Cantine Borgo Gattinara

See if my draw was fast enough.
You and me both.
by Dennis Atick
May 24th, 2019, 7:50 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Savannah, GA
Replies: 31
Views: 989

Re: Savannah, GA

The Grey. +1 on the Grey. Several visit this year have been A+. Get the foie and grits. Aside from the old standbys... The Atlantic offers laid back, hispter-ish vibe with a smart wine list. Have had fun here. Edit: Reading comprehension not so good, just saw that you are bringing bottles, so the w...
by Dennis Atick
May 24th, 2019, 11:19 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2006 Dom Pérignon Champagne (France, Champagne)
Replies: 4
Views: 462

Re: TN: 2006 Dom Pérignon Champagne (France, Champagne)

rob klafter wrote:
May 24th, 2019, 10:07 am
nice and nice!!!
firmer vintage that the 08?

does it have density?
Much firmer than '08. Not as fleshy. Less giving, in general.
by Dennis Atick
May 24th, 2019, 7:49 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2006 Dom Pérignon Champagne (France, Champagne)
Replies: 4
Views: 462

TN: 2006 Dom Pérignon Champagne (France, Champagne)

Took this to dinner at Staplehouse in ATL last night. Great dinner. Nice wine. 2006 Dom Pérignon Champagne - France, Champagne (5/24/2019) Amidst all the overly positive notes, there are several that note this is still showing very young and tight. I'm in the latter camp. I was surprised at how much...
by Dennis Atick
May 22nd, 2019, 4:57 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2014 Ultramarine Blanc de Noirs Heintz Vineyard Sonoma Coast
Replies: 2
Views: 303

Re: TN: 2014 Ultramarine Blanc de Noirs Heintz Vineyard Sonoma Coast

Thanks for the check-in. I have but one bottle, perhaps I will hold off a bit before taking a spin.
by Dennis Atick
May 22nd, 2019, 7:08 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1997 Joseph Drouhin Musigny
Replies: 5
Views: 427

Re: TN: 1997 Joseph Drouhin Musigny

Very nice but you are expecting more. I think that sums it up well, Don. We had that '07 at Rob's b-day back in the fall. Your bottle, I think. Was very good, maybe tough night then to go up against the Rousseau Chambertin. Hope you are well. I'm guessing it's an open weave metal table. It's not th...
by Dennis Atick
May 22nd, 2019, 3:41 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1997 Joseph Drouhin Musigny
Replies: 5
Views: 427

Re: TN: 1997 Joseph Drouhin Musigny

How was Valdicava? Someone has a good eye [cheers.gif] It was still showing very young. 2010. In my thread last week on the older Uccelliera, I was bemoaning the fact that BdMs don't really do it for me. Valdicava didn't change that. It may be a personal style preference for me, maybe Sangiovese ju...
by Dennis Atick
May 22nd, 2019, 3:22 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else
Replies: 888
Views: 42894

Re: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else

They move a lot of Gaunoux, but I've never purchased a single bottle... I've been underwhelmed by a couple.different vintages of the Beaune bottling. Will likely wait at least 5 more years before I consider popping the 2005 Corton Renardes I'm sitting on. They have had a regular flow with Gaunoux c...
by Dennis Atick
May 20th, 2019, 6:03 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1997 Joseph Drouhin Musigny
Replies: 5
Views: 427

TN: 1997 Joseph Drouhin Musigny

Lat bottle of this was July of 2014. This bottle from the same 6 pack. Super clean, well-stored bottles. Hasn't really budged much and my last note rings true. This a good, workmanlike Musigny, but it doesn't seem that it will ever be great. Color has faded a bit since last bottle, showing some oran...
by Dennis Atick
May 19th, 2019, 6:43 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: For Sale: Something for Everyone (Jadot, Pupille, DomP, Valdicava, Poggio Antico)
Replies: 9
Views: 2034

Re: For Sale: Something for Everyone (Jadot, Pousse, Pupille, DomP, Valdicava, Poggio Antico)

Dennis Atick wrote:
May 9th, 2019, 2:22 am
Dennis Atick wrote:
April 26th, 2019, 11:03 am
One more bump and then I'm just going to start drinking these wines. If I develop a problem, I will blame all of you for not buying them.
neener
[drinkers.gif]
Bump for additions and removal of sold.
by Dennis Atick
May 18th, 2019, 6:42 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1978 E. Guigal Côte-Rôtie Brune et Blonde
Replies: 5
Views: 326

Re: TN: 1978 E. Guigal Côte-Rôtie Brune et Blonde

This was my first Cote Rotie...N. Rhone actually...nearly 35 years ago. Thanks for the memories! Nice to see it still drinking... Nice! My history is much more recent, but yes, still terrific! Cool note and photo on a wine I’ve not/wished had. But liked the 80s versions I’ve had, especially the 83 ...
by Dennis Atick
May 18th, 2019, 10:37 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1978 E. Guigal Côte-Rôtie Brune et Blonde
Replies: 5
Views: 326

Re: TN: 1978 E. Guigal Côte-Rôtie Brune et Blonde

Popped this last night. My last bottle of the couple I got in recent history. 1978 E. Guigal Côte-Rôtie Brune et Blonde - France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, Côte-Rôtie (5/18/2019) Still holding in a great spot. Animale, and barnyardy earth on the nose. Sweet plummy fruit, hints of olive, with just wisp...
by Dennis Atick
May 18th, 2019, 10:36 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1978 E. Guigal Côte-Rôtie Brune et Blonde
Replies: 5
Views: 326

TN: 1978 E. Guigal Côte-Rôtie Brune et Blonde

Popped this last night. My last bottle of the couple I got in recent history. 1978 E. Guigal Côte-Rôtie Brune et Blonde - France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, Côte-Rôtie (5/18/2019) Still holding in a great spot. Animale, and barnyardy earth on the nose. Sweet plummy fruit with just wisps of acidity holdi...
by Dennis Atick
May 16th, 2019, 6:45 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1995 Uccelliera Brunello di Montalcino
Replies: 20
Views: 544

Re: TN: 1995 Uccelliera Brunello di Montalcino

Yes, but....Fontalloro is $45. "The greatest bdx or burg" are $250-$2,000." There are lots of great Sangio for under $100, and many for $40-$60. There are no "great" Bordeaux or Burgs for that price. And for my money, the best sub-$100 Sangios (Ceparello, Montevertine, Livio Sassetti, Il Poggione, ...
by Dennis Atick
May 15th, 2019, 10:51 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Give up salt or give up wine?
Replies: 52
Views: 1499

Re: Give up salt or give up wine?

I don't understand the "i don't cook with salt" thing that I hear from many people, including my parents.
It's the most important ingredient in all cooking.
Unless it is some dire medical reason...
by Dennis Atick
May 15th, 2019, 9:53 am
Forum: Travel Forum
Topic: Tuscany
Replies: 38
Views: 1708

Re: Tuscany

This thread has been super helpful. Many thanks! Here's our itinerary if helpful. Feedback welcome and appreciated! May 24-26: Florence Hotel - Palazzo Vechietti Meals: Osteria dell'Enoteca, others TBD May 26-28: Bolgheri Hotel: Relais Sant'Elena (have heard amazing things and can't wait) Meals: En...
by Dennis Atick
May 15th, 2019, 6:49 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1995 Uccelliera Brunello di Montalcino
Replies: 20
Views: 544

Re: TN: 1995 Uccelliera Brunello di Montalcino

Dennis, you probably should be looking at wines from Chianti rather than Brunello. Just less oak, sometimes less alcohol, and brighter tarter red fruit. Of course there are exceptions but Brunello is where I go for a more heavy handed wine. I don’t think you will have a transcendental experience bu...

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