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by scamhi
June 18th, 2019, 9:30 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Margaritas for a Crowd
Replies: 12
Views: 166

Re: Margaritas for a Crowd

just squeeze the limes.
if you are near a Restaurant Depot they have great prices on limes by the box or giant bag.

BTW the Simply Limeade pictured above has 7 teaspoons of sugar in a one cup serving
by scamhi
June 17th, 2019, 4:30 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2014 Ultramarine Rosé Heintz Vineyard
Replies: 19
Views: 473

Re: TN: 2014 Ultramarine Rosé Heintz Vineyard

I haven't opened the shipping box yet. I rec'd 2 sets which translates to 2 BdB 2 BdN and 2 Rose
by scamhi
June 17th, 2019, 4:21 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Really expensive Cast Iron Skillets
Replies: 27
Views: 1355

Re: Really expensive Cast Iron Skillets

transportation and shipping went well via DHL. Pans need seasoning before use.
by scamhi
June 15th, 2019, 3:23 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Likely Wine Theft- What would you do?
Replies: 63
Views: 3065

Re: Likely Wine Theft- What would you do?

take pictures or just lock the cellar. I don't think you are going to get any wine back
by scamhi
June 14th, 2019, 5:06 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 11092
Views: 495055

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

Robert.A.Jr. wrote:
June 14th, 2019, 4:56 am
Suzanne, is the 2017 Foillard 3.14 out yet? I bet it will be mind-blowing. I’m so digging this vintage.
Robert the 2016 3.14 is the current release. The 2017 Corcelette and Cote Du Py are already released.
by scamhi
June 14th, 2019, 4:36 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 11092
Views: 495055

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

2018 Tempier Rose
2016 Foillard 3.14
2016 Roulot Bourgogne Blanc
2016 Roulot Auxey Duresses Blanc and Rouge
by scamhi
June 13th, 2019, 4:40 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What wine to pair with Gazpacho?
Replies: 30
Views: 1523

Re: What wine to pair with Gazpacho?

Roberto Rogness wrote:
July 3rd, 2010, 12:55 pm
Dry, lightly colored rosé (Tempranillo, Nebbiolo, Tavel) or maybe a fizzy red.
What Roberto said long ago. Roberto I hope you are OK
by scamhi
June 13th, 2019, 1:46 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Garagiste Thread (The Great Enabler) Back to Life
Replies: 3430
Views: 302354

Re: The Garagiste Thread (The Great Enabler) Back to Life

I can't believe this mystery shit is still going on...bunch of suckers I’ve actually had pretty awesome luck with the mystery wines. The three I’ve gotten have been a Rancia, an il Poggione, and a cheap bottle of BV. But I did swear I wouldn’t buy anymore from garigiste after my last shipment becau...
by scamhi
June 13th, 2019, 1:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Garagiste Thread (The Great Enabler) Back to Life
Replies: 3430
Views: 302354

Re: The Garagiste Thread (The Great Enabler) Back to Life

I can't believe this mystery shit is still going on...bunch of suckers
by scamhi
June 13th, 2019, 8:31 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 11092
Views: 495055

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

alan weinberg wrote:
June 13th, 2019, 8:28 am
scamhi wrote:
June 13th, 2019, 8:05 am
2001 Hubert Lignier MSD VV
sounds great. Did you leave me any? (PM if yes)
Alan Sorry, it was a solo magnum.
by scamhi
June 13th, 2019, 8:05 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 11092
Views: 495055

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

2001 Hubert Lignier MSD VV
by scamhi
June 12th, 2019, 6:48 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Any Reccos in Santiago de Compostela
Replies: 5
Views: 214

Re: Any Reccos in Santiago de Compostela

David K o l i n wrote:
June 11th, 2019, 7:19 pm
Leaving on Saturday. San Sebastián, across Spain’s North Coast to Santiago de Compostela and down the Portuguese Atlantic coast
If you are anywhere near Santander a fantastic wine restaurant is Bodega Cigaleña http://www.cigalena.com/
by scamhi
June 11th, 2019, 6:38 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Any Reccos in Santiago de Compostela
Replies: 5
Views: 214

Re: Any Reccos in Santiago de Compostela

where did you go, David?
by scamhi
June 6th, 2019, 11:47 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What's the Best top end non-DRC red Burgundy?
Replies: 62
Views: 3632

Re: What's the nest top end non-DRC red Burgundy?

J a y H a c k wrote:
June 6th, 2019, 11:16 am
Suzanne - What was that Richebourg you gave me in Chicago?
that was a magnum of 2000 Denis Mugneret Richebourg- he's not a player.

adding the Mugneret Gibourg Ruchottes as a generally great bottle of burgundy
by scamhi
June 6th, 2019, 10:49 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What's the Best top end non-DRC red Burgundy?
Replies: 62
Views: 3632

Re: What's the nest top end non-DRC red Burgundy?

Rousseau Chambertin or Clos de Beze.
Vogue Musigny
Roumier Bonnes Mares
Mugnier Amoureuses
by scamhi
June 5th, 2019, 5:20 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: PSA - Flannery sale
Replies: 54
Views: 2742

Re: PSA - Flannery sale

Looking forward to my shipment next week. For hangars...I just unwrap dry well and salt keep in the frig all day and for dinner grill turning often. The big piece goes on 3 min before the smaller piece
by scamhi
June 5th, 2019, 1:19 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: What's on your weekly shopping list?
Replies: 20
Views: 733

Re: What's on your weekly shopping list?

. . . Good fish is very difficult to get in Philadelphia . . . What? No H-Mart? It has become my go to place for fish. Any place that gives you two choices of sizes of live Abalone can't be all bad. I have also had good luck at Costco with fresh tuna. I work near H-Mart on 32nd street. It is not a ...
by scamhi
June 5th, 2019, 12:45 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: The Smoker Thread - recipes, techniques, ideas
Replies: 554
Views: 25907

Re: The Smoker Thread - recipes, techniques, ideas

For what it’s worth - have been playing around with my Vision (Kamado) and trying different ways to set up dual temp zones. I had charcoal baskets with my Weber Kettle before, but haven’t gone aftermarket with the BGE knock-off. I’ve been using a split log on the center to separate the grill into h...
by scamhi
June 5th, 2019, 4:23 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 02 dp p2 $399-thoughts?
Replies: 44
Views: 2594

Re: 02 dp p2 $399-thoughts?

I tasted the new line up from DP. I liked the 2002 P2 very much but didn't feel compelled to purchase. I did purchase the 2006 Rose.
by scamhi
June 4th, 2019, 6:08 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: What's on your weekly shopping list?
Replies: 20
Views: 733

Re: What's on your weekly shopping list?

we buy mostly fresh vegetables, parsely and cilantro, serranos or jalapenos, Red pepper, persian cucumbers. either cherry tomatoes on the vine or campari tomatoes until the real stuff is available. Lemons and Limes. Broccoli, green beans, brussels or savoy cabbage. sometimes butter lettuce or romain...
by scamhi
June 4th, 2019, 5:49 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: What's your favorite mustard? Fallot mustard photo added.
Replies: 39
Views: 1269

Re: What's your favorite mustard?

the Maille Dijon product bought from France. it is different from what we get in America. Bough a kilo last year. Will pick up another this year.
by scamhi
June 4th, 2019, 5:38 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)
Replies: 2063
Views: 197067

Re: Ray Walker & Maison Ilan updates - the saga has ended...(updated)

Edward H. Earles wrote:
June 4th, 2019, 5:18 am
What happened to all of the posts from between February 1st and June 3rd? Or am I confusing this with another thread?
the other thread on the bourbon project is here
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=157723&p=2743724&hi ... d#p2743724
by scamhi
June 2nd, 2019, 7:58 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Steak Porn
Replies: 1913
Views: 153553

Re: Steak Porn

looks killer Bill
by scamhi
May 31st, 2019, 3:53 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Chelsea Wine Storage sued again for disposing of customer wine
Replies: 37
Views: 2559

Re: Chelsea Wine Storage sued again for disposing of customer wine

here's the lawsuit https://iapps.courts.state.ny.us/fbem/DocumentDisplayServlet?documentId=XqFz8eV7wfsr2LK4spQAoQ==&system=prod I know this is one side, but still looks pretty damning. and it turns out the plaintiff is Pablo Alvarez's (Vega Sicilia) wife. Elisa was a New Yorker and a wine lover bef...
by scamhi
May 31st, 2019, 2:38 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 11092
Views: 495055

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

2006 Dom Perignon Rose
by scamhi
May 31st, 2019, 6:26 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Perfect Night: 2002 Chave | 1973 Latour | 1989 Raffault | 2005 Rougeard |1985 Magdelaine
Replies: 55
Views: 1627

Re: Perfect Night: 2002 Chave | 1973 Latour | 1989 Raffault | 2005 Rougeard |1985 Magdelaine

c fu wrote:
May 30th, 2019, 9:19 pm
you lost me at filet mignon
Charlie, it's Florida. [snort.gif]
by scamhi
May 30th, 2019, 1:44 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 11092
Views: 495055

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

2017 Dauvissat Chablis La Forest
2015 Giovanni Canonica Paiagallo Barolo
2015 Domaine Gramenon Côtes du Rhône Ceps Centenaires La Mémé
07 and 08 Domaine Louis Carillon Puligny-Montrachet Les Perrières
2018 Vajra Rosabella Rosato
by scamhi
May 30th, 2019, 9:39 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 11092
Views: 495055

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

Robert M yers wrote:
May 30th, 2019, 8:39 am
PYCM rose. My first try at the Rose.
the 2018 PYCM Rose is excellent and has good structure to age for a few years
by scamhi
May 30th, 2019, 5:21 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Low fill DRC - Drink or sell?
Replies: 57
Views: 3040

Re: Low fill DRC - Drink or sell?

drink it.
by scamhi
May 23rd, 2019, 10:33 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: New York City Restaurants
Replies: 2072
Views: 114957

Re: New York City Restaurants

This is the first I'm hearing about Manhatta. No previous notes on this thread. The views look fantastic (checking the website), how is the food? I found the view great and the food OK nothing great. disclaimer- we were there during the 4-6 weeks they were open. it is a 3 course prix fixe menu ($88...
by scamhi
May 23rd, 2019, 9:58 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2017 Gonon
Replies: 48
Views: 3291

Re: 2017 Gonon

ybarselah wrote:
May 23rd, 2019, 9:49 am
scamhi wrote:
May 22nd, 2019, 5:35 am
i bought Gonon at these prices- all sold out at this retailer.
2017 Saint-Joseph $44.99
2017 Iles Feray $29.99
to be fair, that's a DI price.
DI or DL?
by scamhi
May 22nd, 2019, 5:35 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2017 Gonon
Replies: 48
Views: 3291

Re: 2017 Gonon

i bought Gonon at these prices- all sold out at this retailer.
2017 Saint-Joseph $44.99
2017 Iles Feray $29.99
by scamhi
May 21st, 2019, 5:39 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: So this premox thing is real?!
Replies: 11
Views: 1139

Re: So this premox thing is real?!

just reading about all of the posts on this board on premox was not real to you? SMDH.
by scamhi
May 17th, 2019, 9:42 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 11092
Views: 495055

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

2014 de Montille Meursault Perrieres
by scamhi
May 17th, 2019, 5:29 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Vikings return to Paris
Replies: 8
Views: 583

Re: The Vikings return to Paris

you have a new follower on instagram Claus... me
nice wines and food pics.
by scamhi
May 14th, 2019, 4:14 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 11092
Views: 495055

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

2018 PYCM Rose
2018 Triennes Rose
Vilmart Grand Cellier 2015 Disgorgement
by scamhi
May 13th, 2019, 11:04 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2002 Frédéric Magnien Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru "Charmes"
Replies: 7
Views: 446

Re: TN: 2002 Frédéric Magnien Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru "Charmes"

FWIW. I love the 2002 vintage; maybe in my top 3 red burg vintages I tasted young. It all "there". But, one that I pulled out last week ( a Georges Mugneret Bourgogne) tells me that the vintage will need a full 20 to begin showing well...and...perhaps a full 25 to hit any peaks. Not what I was hopi...
by scamhi
May 13th, 2019, 10:54 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Why do Americans eat cheese before a meal ?
Replies: 42
Views: 1181

Re: Why do Americans eat cheese before a meal ?

if you purchase good quality pine nuts from Italy they're less likely to give metallic problems. It's the cheap stuff from China sold by Trader Joes and Costco. Pine Mouth is a result of eating raw pine nuts and these are toasted. One study showed pine nuts from China both the white pine (Pinus arma...
by scamhi
May 13th, 2019, 8:21 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Mother's Day 2019 - What are you guys opening?
Replies: 14
Views: 561

Re: Mother's Day 2019 - What are you guys opening?


I opened a 2016 Pierre Yves Colin Morey Meursault Charmes
by scamhi
May 13th, 2019, 6:38 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Selosse | Coche | Lafon | Ramonet | Mugneret | Hudelot | Rayas | Keller
Replies: 5
Views: 774

Re: Selosse | Coche | Lafon | Ramonet | Mugneret | Hudelot | Rayas | Keller

great notes on top wines. I enjoyed reading your notes
by scamhi
May 12th, 2019, 11:33 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2009 R. López de Heredia Rioja Rosado Viña Tondonia
Replies: 26
Views: 1005

Re: TN: 2009 R. López de Heredia Rioja Rosado Viña Tondonia

Image
the color is a golden orange with no oxidative notes
by scamhi
May 11th, 2019, 10:44 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Simple Meal Pleasures
Replies: 11
Views: 435

Re: Simple Meal Pleasures

we have some dishes in rotation and they are always welcome. What is better than a good roast chicken? also in the rotation- pan seared pork chops with spicy pickled peppers, grilled steak, a new addition is ground chicken thigh lettuce wraps.
by scamhi
May 10th, 2019, 9:41 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Why do Americans eat cheese before a meal ?
Replies: 42
Views: 1181

Re: Why do Americans eat cheese before a meal ?

i don't understand a big cheese plate before the meal. However we sometimes start with a caprese salad or a burrata and broccolini- (recipe from Suzanne Goin at Sunday Suppers at Lucques) Just looked that recipe up...holy hell that sounds tasty. I'm going to do it this weekend! it is really great. ...
by scamhi
May 10th, 2019, 5:44 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Why do Americans eat cheese before a meal ?
Replies: 42
Views: 1181

Re: Why do Americans eat cheese before a meal ?

i don't understand a big cheese plate before the meal. However we sometimes start with a caprese salad or a burrata and broccolini- (recipe from Suzanne Goin at Sunday Suppers at Lucques)
by scamhi
May 8th, 2019, 3:59 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Rose
Replies: 40
Views: 1509

Re: 2018 Rose

with regard to Chambers they are a class act. Those Tondonia Rose bottles if you blinked once after the email came they were gone
by scamhi
May 8th, 2019, 1:23 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Rose
Replies: 40
Views: 1509

Re: 2018 Rose

for me it is Baudry Chinon Rose Triennes Lucien Crochet Sancerre Rose (pinot rose) Fonstainte Gris de Gris Corbieres Rose Tempier current vintage is the 2017 the 2018 should release in June or later added a few Lopez de Heridia Viña Tondonia Rose 2009 current vintage to the cellar today. Unfortunat...
by scamhi
May 8th, 2019, 11:12 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 11092
Views: 495055

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

a few mags of 2014 Fevre Preuses from commerce corner.
by scamhi
May 7th, 2019, 6:34 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: From the creators of Chef's Table - Street Food
Replies: 16
Views: 919

Re: From the creators of Chef's Table - Street Food

scamhi wrote:
April 12th, 2019, 12:11 pm
can't wait for this.
so far watched three and they are boring
by scamhi
May 6th, 2019, 6:22 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Are you buying white burg to cellar for 10+ yrs?
Replies: 66
Views: 2604

Re: Are you buying white burg to cellar for 10+ yrs?

yes, very limited wines and producers. Roulot and Raveneau.
by scamhi
May 3rd, 2019, 7:21 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 11092
Views: 495055

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

today a couple of bottles 2014 Hubert Lignier CDLR

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