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by Joe Chanley
February 24th, 2021, 7:23 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: What are your current favorite cookbooks?
Replies: 27
Views: 2112

Re: What are your current favorite cookbooks?

I just got sucked into Chef Show on Netflix which is a spin-off from the movie Chef with John Favreau. He and Roy Choi visit and cook with a lot of different spots.....short show and enjoyable. At any rate, it prompted me to order LA Son, which is Roy Choi's cookbook. Will report back....
by Joe Chanley
February 22nd, 2021, 10:59 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: It's been too long! Pizza!
Replies: 1576
Views: 95001

Re: It's been too long! Pizza!

mike pobega wrote: February 22nd, 2021, 2:29 am From the weekend. Straight up Neapolitan pizza.
I ordered a Bartello oven for the Spring. Should be fun.
How did you land on the bertello?
by Joe Chanley
February 19th, 2021, 5:47 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2015 Enfield Wine Co. Tempranillo Shake Ridge Ranch
Replies: 3
Views: 393

Re: TN: 2015 Enfield Wine Co. Tempranillo Shake Ridge Ranch

Opened one of these this week with the release open. I found this to be much more compelling on day 2 actually so I'm glad I have another bottle.
by Joe Chanley
February 18th, 2021, 7:12 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Breezing through Napa (and Sonoma Valley)
Replies: 9
Views: 1301

Re: Breezing through Napa (and Sonoma Valley)

no rush on Carole's syrahs.....those cruise past 10 years with a lot of grace
by Joe Chanley
January 28th, 2021, 11:34 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Has Anyone Been Drinking BerserkerDay Wines Lately?
Replies: 647
Views: 57729

Re: Has Anyone Been Drinking BerserkerDay Wines Lately?

2016 Vincent Armstrong and a 2017 Vincent Pinot Blanc.....both were delicious. Still taking orders.....
by Joe Chanley
January 28th, 2021, 6:45 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Thank you! Goodfellow Berserker Day XII packages
Replies: 238
Views: 11245

Re: Goodfellow Berserker Day XII packages

For some unknown reason, I've never got around to trying your wines. After reading your reply in the styrofoam shippers thread, I made it a point to rectify this situation. So here I am, a day late and a few dollars short, looking to buy package #3. An email will be sent shortly. [cheers.gif] You w...
by Joe Chanley
January 27th, 2021, 9:02 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: *** EXTENDED *** VELETA GOURMETS BD12 DEALS!!
Replies: 160
Views: 4706

Re: Veleta Gourmets BD12 DEALS!!

first time buyer in for EVOO, balsamic and ventresca....excited to try
by Joe Chanley
January 26th, 2021, 8:55 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Thank you! Goodfellow Berserker Day XII packages
Replies: 238
Views: 11245

Re: Goodfellow Berserker Day XII packages

In for the berserker chard at a minimum marcus/megan.
by Joe Chanley
January 26th, 2021, 5:28 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: High quality seafood delivery
Replies: 20
Views: 1481

Re: High quality seafood delivery

cjsavino wrote: January 25th, 2021, 5:15 pm https://www.mainelobsternow.com/

We had fresh lobster tails from Maine Lobster Now for Christmas. Excellent quality. Check out the jumbo tails
whoa, those are huge. how big did you go? i find the larger the lobster, the less sweet the meat tends to be, so curious.
by Joe Chanley
January 25th, 2021, 10:42 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Best carbonara recipe?
Replies: 56
Views: 5382

Re: Best carbonara recipe?

Perfect, thanks for the insight.
by Joe Chanley
January 25th, 2021, 6:53 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Best carbonara recipe?
Replies: 56
Views: 5382

Re: Best carbonara recipe?

Dennis, did you scale up the recipe or was the quantities in the video enough for several portions?
by Joe Chanley
January 22nd, 2021, 11:06 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Anyone here try Morgan Ranch Wagyu?
Replies: 53
Views: 2661

Re: Anyone here try Morgan Ranch Wagyu?

Curious how thick the strips and ribeyes are.....any insight would be great.
by Joe Chanley
January 15th, 2021, 6:38 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: BerserkerDay 12 Master Thread/FAQ
Replies: 598
Views: 47403

Re: BerserkerDay 12 Master Thread/FAQ

Todd F r e n c h wrote: January 14th, 2021, 3:47 pm
Adam Frisch wrote: January 14th, 2021, 3:28 pm
Todd F r e n c h wrote: January 14th, 2021, 11:05 am

Was Enfield on BerserkerDay??
Sorry, didn't see that qualifier. But he should well damn be! [cheers.gif]
I sent him a PM, we’ll see
that would be great, and bad for my card
by Joe Chanley
January 14th, 2021, 7:09 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2012 Jean Foillard Morgon Cuvée Corcelette
Replies: 1
Views: 322

Re: TN: 2012 Jean Foillard Morgon Cuvée Corcelette

thank you for the look....don't see many notes on these with some age
by Joe Chanley
January 8th, 2021, 7:47 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?
Replies: 213
Views: 9181

Re: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?

Sarah Kirschbaum wrote: January 8th, 2021, 7:28 am
Uli K. wrote: January 7th, 2021, 9:59 pm Was cruising for a week, until the PGC library offer hit - couldn’t resist perfect provenance at those prices.
What is PGC?
Patricia Green Cellars - viewtopic.php?f=1&t=176403
by Joe Chanley
January 4th, 2021, 7:31 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Cocktail Thread
Replies: 736
Views: 57997

Re: The Cocktail Thread

Very nice, thanks Jorge
by Joe Chanley
January 4th, 2021, 7:05 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Cocktail Thread
Replies: 736
Views: 57997

Re: The Cocktail Thread

thank you
by Joe Chanley
December 31st, 2020, 6:56 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?
Replies: 874
Views: 56564

Re: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?

Congrats Marcus and Megan!
by Joe Chanley
December 31st, 2020, 5:15 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Cocktail Thread
Replies: 736
Views: 57997

Re: The Cocktail Thread

Looking for advice on coupe and nick and Nora glasses. What is everyone’s go to? Would appreciate some recommendations.
by Joe Chanley
December 15th, 2020, 6:02 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Another Flannery PSA
Replies: 700
Views: 47878

Re: Another Flannery PSA

Never done a Flannery or a dry age roast before so this is going to be two new experiences in one, but here’s my game plan for the Christmas roast: I’m skipping dry brining as the roast is already dry aged, no need to have it dry out more. I’ll season it after I take it out of the fridge to come up...
by Joe Chanley
December 14th, 2020, 5:53 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Another Flannery PSA
Replies: 700
Views: 47878

Re: Another Flannery PSA

Reverse sear in oven at 250 until 110 degrees, then Sear in a ripping hot pan to finish
by Joe Chanley
December 11th, 2020, 11:24 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Another Flannery PSA
Replies: 700
Views: 47878

Re: Another Flannery PSA

Bought a California Reserve Club roast for Christmas dinner...very excited to try this based on some many reviews Questions: 1. Do you only use salt and pepper as seasoning as suggested? 2. Follow their cooking method of high heat for 15 minutes and then cut down and finish? 3. Do you use convectio...
by Joe Chanley
December 10th, 2020, 5:22 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Favorite inexpensive Rye?
Replies: 45
Views: 2177

Re: Favorite inexpensive Rye?

another vote for rittenhouse
by Joe Chanley
December 7th, 2020, 7:45 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?
Replies: 874
Views: 56564

Re: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?

just had a 2019 whistling ridge blanc....polished off in no time
by Joe Chanley
December 6th, 2020, 2:14 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2017 Girolamo Russo Etna 'a Rina (Italy, Sicily, Etna DOC)
Replies: 17
Views: 792

Re: TN: 2017 Girolamo Russo Etna 'a Rina (Italy, Sicily, Etna DOC)

Popped one last night and it was delicious
by Joe Chanley
December 4th, 2020, 8:57 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2017 Girolamo Russo Etna 'a Rina (Italy, Sicily, Etna DOC)
Replies: 17
Views: 792

Re: TN: 2017 Girolamo Russo Etna 'a Rina (Italy, Sicily, Etna DOC)

Thanks for the note Dennis. I keep picking these up and putting them back in the cellar for fear that they're too young.
by Joe Chanley
December 4th, 2020, 5:11 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: Produttori del Barbaresco vertical 2016-1970
Replies: 33
Views: 1743

Re: TN: Produttori del Barbaresco vertical 2016-1970

thanks for the look otto.

has anyone taking an early peek at 2017 which is now on the shelves?
by Joe Chanley
December 1st, 2020, 9:15 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Korean Fried Chicken - WTH??
Replies: 26
Views: 2345

Re: Korean Fried Chicken - WTH??

we have a great spot in our town that has an awesome version. easy to make at home too - https://www.cooksillustrated.com/articl ... cken-wings
by Joe Chanley
November 30th, 2020, 8:30 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Coffee maker recommendations?
Replies: 299
Views: 21075

Re: Coffee maker recommendations?

Yea that's my concern as well.....my wife is looking for a simple to use, but well executed machine and I'm not a coffee geek so struggling with recommendations.
by Joe Chanley
November 30th, 2020, 4:39 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Coffee maker recommendations?
Replies: 299
Views: 21075

Re: Coffee maker recommendations?

In the market for an espresso maker in the 200-500 range. Any thoughts or good deals people have seen for cyber Monday?
by Joe Chanley
November 20th, 2020, 10:01 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Cheapest Loire Cab Franc you could enjoy?
Replies: 30
Views: 1591

Re: Cheapest Loire Can Franc you could enjoy?

Jim Erwin wrote: November 20th, 2020, 8:51 am
MikeL238 wrote: November 20th, 2020, 8:27 am Olga Raffault Chinon Les Picasses?
+1
This is much closer to 25-30 in recent vintages, so double the cost of the guion domaine
by Joe Chanley
November 18th, 2020, 8:53 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Favorite Paprika, anyone?
Replies: 29
Views: 1449

Re: Favorite Paprika, anyone?

at Spice House, i see they offer Flat Packs.....does anyone order them like this? do you find it more convenient for storage? Do they stay fresher for a longer period of time? just curious overall. I’ve just recently ordered (since I no longer shop anywhere in person) a few refills in their new fla...
by Joe Chanley
November 18th, 2020, 6:03 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Favorite Paprika, anyone?
Replies: 29
Views: 1449

Re: Favorite Paprika, anyone?

at Spice House, i see they offer Flat Packs.....does anyone order them like this? do you find it more convenient for storage? Do they stay fresher for a longer period of time? just curious overall.
by Joe Chanley
November 18th, 2020, 5:33 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Another Flannery PSA
Replies: 700
Views: 47878

Re: Another Flannery PSA

thanksgiving sale on burger blends, pork roast and tenderloin roasts...
by Joe Chanley
November 11th, 2020, 6:05 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: "I've stopped eating octopus..." Why?
Replies: 42
Views: 3102

Re: "I've stopped eating octopus..." Why?

Brandon R wrote: November 9th, 2020, 2:31 pm Thanks, Guys. This is the first I've heard of, "Octopus Teacher."
Just watched this last night....interesting story. I honestly can't imagine doing something like that every day for 300+ days.
by Joe Chanley
November 10th, 2020, 10:08 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Anova's countertop combi steam oven is out
Replies: 97
Views: 6780

Re: Anova's countertop combi steam oven is out

the Zuni method is a dry brine- kosher salt and leave unwrapped in a refrigerator for 2-3 days before roasting. Full recipe here https://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/zuni-roast-chicken-with-bread-salad-56389456 Right, but how does that translate to SV? I'd love to know more details. For th...
by Joe Chanley
November 10th, 2020, 6:18 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Anova's countertop combi steam oven is out
Replies: 97
Views: 6780

Re: Anova's countertop combi steam oven is out

I did two side by side roast chickens (Mary's Heritage birds) the other day using the Zuni method. Sous Vide for about 2.5 hours @150 followed by browning for about 15 minutes at 482. I'd say they were the best roast chickens ever. The juiciness of the chicken while eating was like wringing out a w...
by Joe Chanley
November 10th, 2020, 6:00 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: My Confession. Not allowing time to open.
Replies: 45
Views: 2776

Re: My Confession. Not allowing time to open.

very guilty of this, and it has to do with planning. for as much time as i spend researching, reading and thinking about wine, I'm often grabbing a bottle with too short of a window to give it proper air and then consume it too rapidly.
by Joe Chanley
October 29th, 2020, 7:04 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2010 Domaine Bernard Baudry Chinon La Croix Boissée
Replies: 15
Views: 629

Re: TN: 2010 Domaine Bernard Baudry Chinon La Croix Boissée

Any way to block this thread from Charlie Fu wouldn't be caught dead drinking a lowly Chinon He used to say that about Gonon. True. [cheers.gif] Baudry is awesome. I have a few 2010s lined up ready to go. The 2010 Grezeaux I popped recently was equally outstanding. Thanks for the note, David. ^
by Joe Chanley
October 29th, 2020, 7:03 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Another Flannery PSA
Replies: 700
Views: 47878

Re: Another Flannery PSA

Betty C wrote: October 28th, 2020, 8:24 pm
K_F_o_l_e_y wrote: October 27th, 2020, 3:25 pm
Joe Chanley wrote: October 27th, 2020, 3:19 pm Yea they always have a rib roast sale
When is that usually? Although my friend is probably looking for steaks for NYE (he's never had any Flannery).
Getting a rib roast and cutting it into steaks is easy and also slightly cheaper!
^ this.....i do it every year
by Joe Chanley
October 28th, 2020, 6:55 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2010 Domaine Bernard Baudry Chinon La Croix Boissée
Replies: 15
Views: 629

Re: TN: 2010 Domaine Bernard Baudry Chinon La Croix Boissée

Todd F r e n c h wrote: October 28th, 2020, 4:41 pm Here we go...more Baudry notes! I’m buying as much as I can, after the last bottle I tried. I fear Baudry (and Loire Chinon, in general) may become popular, and stop being a value, like St. Joseph used to be...
Any way to block this thread from Charlie
by Joe Chanley
October 28th, 2020, 5:30 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Anova's countertop combi steam oven is out
Replies: 97
Views: 6780

Re: Anova's countertop combi steam oven is out

Both the sandwich and wings look great, Kevin. But...I have to ask (at least for the grilled cheese...wings I can see being better): WHY? I can have a great grilled cheese in a pan in about 10 minutes, max. Is it more about the tinkering and hobby of it? I'm truly seeking to understand. This was be...
by Joe Chanley
October 27th, 2020, 5:14 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Another Flannery PSA
Replies: 700
Views: 47878

Re: Another Flannery PSA

K_F_o_l_e_y wrote: October 27th, 2020, 3:25 pm
Joe Chanley wrote: October 27th, 2020, 3:19 pm Yea they always have a rib roast sale
When is that usually? Although my friend is probably looking for steaks for NYE (he's never had any Flannery).
Believe early December typically
by Joe Chanley
October 27th, 2020, 3:19 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Another Flannery PSA
Replies: 700
Views: 47878

Re: Another Flannery PSA

Yea they always have a rib roast sale

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