What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2451 Post by AlexS » March 9th, 2020, 5:59 pm

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I had a ‘14 Nervo over the last two nights. Can’t say it was my favorite. Very rustic. Seemed much older than 5-6 years.
Dang, that sucks....I had 2 bottles of the 2014 Nervo back in 2018 and thought they were both amazing. Will need to try one again, pretty sure I have a couple more.
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#2452 Post by Steve Gautier » March 9th, 2020, 6:15 pm

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I had a ‘14 Nervo over the last two nights. Can’t say it was my favorite. Very rustic. Seemed much older than 5-6 years.
Dang, that sucks....I had 2 bottles of the 2014 Nervo back in 2018 and thought they were both amazing. Will need to try one again, pretty sure I have a couple more.
I have 3 more left. I guess I should try another some time soon to see if it was wrong night, wrong bottle or really wrong wine for me.
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#2453 Post by Vince T » March 9th, 2020, 7:15 pm

Michael Martin wrote:
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I had a ‘14 Nervo over the last two nights. Can’t say it was my favorite. Very rustic. Seemed much older than 5-6 years.
The 13 Nervo is the only Bedrock wine i have not cared for. Zero nose, plenty of acidity, but no fruit and a bitter finish. Hopefully time will help but I'm not holding my breath. A rare miss.
I stopped buying the Nervo. Not the end of the world. Morgan makes too many others that are excellent.
I loved the ‘17 Nervo, but it needs 5+ years to hit peak - it reminded me of an old school Bordeaux. Also worth noting that Nervo farming has changed significantly in the past few years, according to Morgan:
Our earlier iterations of Nervo have been on the rugged and ageworthy side— peppery but firm and perhaps not super giving in their youth. After we took over the lease on the vineyard in 2015, we completely changed the farming, moving to minimal till practices, planting lots of cover crops and focusing on everything we could do to improve soil organic matter. By doing so we have seen soil organic matter go from essentially zero to almost 3%, and in the process we have seen the wines begin to soften a little bit and ingratiate themselves in their youth. This still has the trademark pepper and dark fruits of the Geyserville but is a little splashier than earlier bottlings.

Maybe worth giving a second chance!
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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2454 Post by Vince T » March 9th, 2020, 7:17 pm

Had a 2016 Pagani tonight - a bit closed for business (much more so that Carlisle 2016 Pagani) and probably wait another 3 years to check in again.
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#2455 Post by Rich Brown » March 9th, 2020, 9:31 pm

Vince T wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 7:15 pm
Michael Martin wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 5:54 pm
Rich Brown wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 5:53 pm


The 13 Nervo is the only Bedrock wine i have not cared for. Zero nose, plenty of acidity, but no fruit and a bitter finish. Hopefully time will help but I'm not holding my breath. A rare miss.
I stopped buying the Nervo. Not the end of the world. Morgan makes too many others that are excellent.
I loved the ‘17 Nervo, but it needs 5+ years to hit peak - it reminded me of an old school Bordeaux. Also worth noting that Nervo farming has changed significantly in the past few years, according to Morgan:
Our earlier iterations of Nervo have been on the rugged and ageworthy side— peppery but firm and perhaps not super giving in their youth. After we took over the lease on the vineyard in 2015, we completely changed the farming, moving to minimal till practices, planting lots of cover crops and focusing on everything we could do to improve soil organic matter. By doing so we have seen soil organic matter go from essentially zero to almost 3%, and in the process we have seen the wines begin to soften a little bit and ingratiate themselves in their youth. This still has the trademark pepper and dark fruits of the Geyserville but is a little splashier than earlier bottlings.

Maybe worth giving a second chance!
Like Michael I stopped buying Nervo as well but have quite a few from the 13 - 15 vintages in the cellar. Hoping Morgan's ageworthy comment rings true.

As for newer iterations having more of a spark......I'll have to make Alex S open a more recent one next time I'm in Milwaukee ;)

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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2456 Post by Steve Gautier » March 10th, 2020, 5:38 am

Vince T wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 7:15 pm
Michael Martin wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 5:54 pm
Rich Brown wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 5:53 pm


The 13 Nervo is the only Bedrock wine i have not cared for. Zero nose, plenty of acidity, but no fruit and a bitter finish. Hopefully time will help but I'm not holding my breath. A rare miss.
I stopped buying the Nervo. Not the end of the world. Morgan makes too many others that are excellent.
I loved the ‘17 Nervo, but it needs 5+ years to hit peak - it reminded me of an old school Bordeaux. Also worth noting that Nervo farming has changed significantly in the past few years, according to Morgan:
Our earlier iterations of Nervo have been on the rugged and ageworthy side— peppery but firm and perhaps not super giving in their youth. After we took over the lease on the vineyard in 2015, we completely changed the farming, moving to minimal till practices, planting lots of cover crops and focusing on everything we could do to improve soil organic matter. By doing so we have seen soil organic matter go from essentially zero to almost 3%, and in the process we have seen the wines begin to soften a little bit and ingratiate themselves in their youth. This still has the trademark pepper and dark fruits of the Geyserville but is a little splashier than earlier bottlings.

Maybe worth giving a second chance!
Thanks Vince. This would argue for letting the ‘13 and ‘14 sit in my cellar for a few years.
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#2457 Post by Andrew Demaree » March 10th, 2020, 4:38 pm

Agreed. Good reminder.

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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2458 Post by Brian Tuite » March 10th, 2020, 6:08 pm

Steve Gautier wrote:
March 10th, 2020, 5:38 am
Vince T wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 7:15 pm
Michael Martin wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 5:54 pm


I stopped buying the Nervo. Not the end of the world. Morgan makes too many others that are excellent.
I loved the ‘17 Nervo, but it needs 5+ years to hit peak - it reminded me of an old school Bordeaux. Also worth noting that Nervo farming has changed significantly in the past few years, according to Morgan:
Our earlier iterations of Nervo have been on the rugged and ageworthy side— peppery but firm and perhaps not super giving in their youth. After we took over the lease on the vineyard in 2015, we completely changed the farming, moving to minimal till practices, planting lots of cover crops and focusing on everything we could do to improve soil organic matter. By doing so we have seen soil organic matter go from essentially zero to almost 3%, and in the process we have seen the wines begin to soften a little bit and ingratiate themselves in their youth. This still has the trademark pepper and dark fruits of the Geyserville but is a little splashier than earlier bottlings.

Maybe worth giving a second chance!
Thanks Vince. This would argue for letting the ‘13 and ‘14 sit in my cellar for a few years.
The ‘18 Nervo that Morgan poured Saturday at pick-up was extremely floral and spicy on the nose rather than tight and unyielding. FYI.
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#2459 Post by AlexS » March 10th, 2020, 6:17 pm

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As for newer iterations having more of a spark......I'll have to make Alex S open a more recent one next time I'm in Milwaukee ;)
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#2460 Post by D@vid Bu3ker » March 10th, 2020, 6:35 pm

AlexS wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 5:59 pm
Steve Gautier wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 5:27 pm
I had a ‘14 Nervo over the last two nights. Can’t say it was my favorite. Very rustic. Seemed much older than 5-6 years.
Dang, that sucks....I had 2 bottles of the 2014 Nervo back in 2018 and thought they were both amazing. Will need to try one again, pretty sure I have a couple more.
Another non-fan of Nervo here. The exception amongst an excellent portfolio.
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#2461 Post by AlexS » March 10th, 2020, 6:59 pm

D@vid Bu3ker wrote:
March 10th, 2020, 6:35 pm
AlexS wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 5:59 pm
Steve Gautier wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 5:27 pm
I had a ‘14 Nervo over the last two nights. Can’t say it was my favorite. Very rustic. Seemed much older than 5-6 years.
Dang, that sucks....I had 2 bottles of the 2014 Nervo back in 2018 and thought they were both amazing. Will need to try one again, pretty sure I have a couple more.
Another non-fan of Nervo here. The exception amongst an excellent portfolio.
Well, after reviewing my order history, looks like I only bought the 2014 & 2015...Rich is going to be disappointed :(
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#2462 Post by ClydeUnderwood » March 10th, 2020, 7:44 pm

I opened a 2015 Nervo last night. It was actually pretty good. Tonight it was even better.

The bottle spent the night 3/4 full with a vacuvin in a wine fridge at 55F.

I think the older Nervos just need a little air. I didn't have that much of a problem with the 2014 or even the 2013 Nervo (in spite of the 2013's shockingly low score of 84 at WS).

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#2463 Post by Rich Brown » March 10th, 2020, 10:47 pm

AlexS wrote:
March 10th, 2020, 6:59 pm
D@vid Bu3ker wrote:
March 10th, 2020, 6:35 pm
AlexS wrote:
March 9th, 2020, 5:59 pm


Dang, that sucks....I had 2 bottles of the 2014 Nervo back in 2018 and thought they were both amazing. Will need to try one again, pretty sure I have a couple more.
Another non-fan of Nervo here. The exception amongst an excellent portfolio.
Well, after reviewing my order history, looks like I only bought the 2014 & 2015...Rich is going to be disappointed :(
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#2464 Post by Steve Gautier » March 12th, 2020, 3:06 pm

Had the ‘14 Zinfandel Carlisle Vineyard over the last two nights. Absolutely wonderful.
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#2465 Post by Peter Shurman » March 12th, 2020, 4:59 pm

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#2466 Post by K Kl@dder » March 13th, 2020, 11:10 am

Had a 2018 Pato last night, very young but very good!
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#2467 Post by Dale McClaran » March 14th, 2020, 10:23 am

2018 Bedrock Wine Co. Zinfandel Limerick Lane - USA, California, Sonoma County, Russian River Valley (3/14/2020)
P&P was not optimal, but I needed to show a non wino friend the whole Carlisle / Bedrock passion for me and this is what was at hand. Even with little air and even less than ideal stems, this clearly will be admired by all, enough fruit to justify the cork pull, dark, juicy and brimming around the edges with a leafy nuance. But there also loads of structure too, concluding that this will drink well early, just give it another year or 18 mos to settle in.
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#2468 Post by P Turk » March 15th, 2020, 5:40 pm

2015 Weill A Way Mixed Blacks ... 1 hour in the decanter and this was very fragrant. It was the wife’s favorite of the weekend.
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#2469 Post by Brian Tuite » March 15th, 2020, 5:52 pm

‘18 Old Vine Zin
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#2470 Post by Brian S t o t t e r » March 15th, 2020, 6:23 pm

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2015 Weill A Way Mixed Blacks ... 1 hour in the decanter and this was very fragrant. It was the wife’s favorite of the weekend.
Love the Mixed Blacks so much, trying to hold off on my remaining 2016's....I'll be loading up on the 2018s for sure.
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#2471 Post by S. Rash » March 15th, 2020, 10:01 pm

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#2472 Post by Brian Tuite » March 16th, 2020, 5:13 am

S. Rash wrote:
March 15th, 2020, 10:01 pm
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‘18 Old Vine Zin
How was it?
Fantastic as Old Vine goes. Young exuberance and depth of fruit with the structure to evolve with time. 3 hours of evolution is all this bottle saw though because it was so tasty. 4th bottle from the case already. #corkpuller
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#2473 Post by JeremyMullman » March 16th, 2020, 6:59 am

Brian Tuite wrote:
March 16th, 2020, 5:13 am
S. Rash wrote:
March 15th, 2020, 10:01 pm
Brian Tuite wrote:
March 15th, 2020, 5:52 pm
‘18 Old Vine Zin
How was it?
Fantastic as Old Vine goes. Young exuberance and depth of fruit with the structure to evolve with time. 3 hours of evolution is all this bottle saw though because it was so tasty. 4th bottle from the case already. #corkpuller
Drank one of these over the weekend as well and agree it is showing nicely.

I do miss the rusticity of the 2017, which was a bit earthier and more complex, but this is still a killer $20 bottle of wine.

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#2474 Post by Greg Gardner » March 16th, 2020, 7:34 am

With Santa Maria tri tip last night, we had the 2016 Evangelho. This is drinking great right now and just got better over the course of three hours. Good as a pop and pour and probably even better if you give it a couple of hours in the decanter first.

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#2475 Post by Brian Tuite » March 16th, 2020, 7:54 am

JeremyMullman wrote:
March 16th, 2020, 6:59 am
Brian Tuite wrote:
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How was it?
Fantastic as Old Vine goes. Young exuberance and depth of fruit with the structure to evolve with time. 3 hours of evolution is all this bottle saw though because it was so tasty. 4th bottle from the case already. #corkpuller
Drank one of these over the weekend as well and agree it is showing nicely.

I do miss the rusticity of the 2017, which was a bit earthier and more complex, but this is still a killer $20 bottle of wine.
Different fruit source. Morgan said a majority in the ‘18 blend came from Teldeschi (Lorenzo’s) and that since they have taken over the farming it has rejuvenated the vineyard and produced better fruit.
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#2476 Post by JeremyMullman » March 16th, 2020, 11:47 am

Brian Tuite wrote:
March 16th, 2020, 7:54 am
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Brian Tuite wrote:
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Fantastic as Old Vine goes. Young exuberance and depth of fruit with the structure to evolve with time. 3 hours of evolution is all this bottle saw though because it was so tasty. 4th bottle from the case already. #corkpuller
Drank one of these over the weekend as well and agree it is showing nicely.

I do miss the rusticity of the 2017, which was a bit earthier and more complex, but this is still a killer $20 bottle of wine.
Different fruit source. Morgan said a majority in the ‘18 blend came from Teldeschi (Lorenzo’s) and that since they have taken over the farming it has rejuvenated the vineyard and produced better fruit.
Makes sense. Thank you!

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#2477 Post by S. Rash » March 16th, 2020, 12:41 pm

Brian Tuite wrote:
March 16th, 2020, 5:13 am
S. Rash wrote:
March 15th, 2020, 10:01 pm
Brian Tuite wrote:
March 15th, 2020, 5:52 pm
‘18 Old Vine Zin
How was it?
Fantastic as Old Vine goes. Young exuberance and depth of fruit with the structure to evolve with time. 3 hours of evolution is all this bottle saw though because it was so tasty. 4th bottle from the case already. #corkpuller
Thanks! I have two in my cellar and will probably wait another year
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#2478 Post by Sc0tt F!tzger@ld » March 16th, 2020, 4:06 pm

  • 2015 Bedrock Wine Co. Zinfandel Sodini Vineyard - USA, California, Sonoma County, Russian River Valley (3/16/2020)
    Yummmm...so good! A little mustiness on the nose, good prominent fruit, a little tang, and a long finish. And it's got a silky quality to it which goes down so easy. Should hold, but no reason to wait! (93 pts.)

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#2479 Post by Rory K. » March 17th, 2020, 1:54 pm

I've opened up a couple while under quarantine, a 2015 Griffin's Lair (good fruit and freshness with a dense smokey quality, but a bit of heat and felt off balance, nothing has beaten the '13 of this yet) and the 2016 Esola (very pretty soft red fruit, candied cherry, spice, red licorice? Not quite my style but distinctive and pretty. Surprised this was all zin as it felt like it had a lot of mourvedre characteristics).
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#2480 Post by Rob_S » March 17th, 2020, 6:23 pm

2016 Dolinsek Ranch. Juicy but serious. The second half was better at lunch after opening for dinner the night before but it was singing regardless.
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#2481 Post by joeduncan » March 17th, 2020, 7:00 pm

2016 papera ranch. Sure, it's got the stuffing to improve for years but no regrets! This is awesome.

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#2482 Post by Vince T » March 18th, 2020, 7:50 pm

Opened the 18 OVZ and CA Syrah side by side tonight. I preferred the OVZ by a fair margin, although DH preferred the Syrah. To me, this OVZ is the best Bedrock has ever produced, and has more depth than many of the Single Vineyard Cuvees in other years. (Granted I haven’t tried any single vineyard 2018s yet!)
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#2483 Post by S. Rash » March 19th, 2020, 11:13 am

JeremyMullman wrote:
March 16th, 2020, 11:47 am
Brian Tuite wrote:
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Drank one of these over the weekend as well and agree it is showing nicely.

I do miss the rusticity of the 2017, which was a bit earthier and more complex, but this is still a killer $20 bottle of wine.
Different fruit source. Morgan said a majority in the ‘18 blend came from Teldeschi (Lorenzo’s) and that since they have taken over the farming it has rejuvenated the vineyard and produced better fruit.
Makes sense. Thank you!
Yes, definitely makes sense. PnP last night and got the typical lush blackberry, blueberry fruit that Teldeschi is known for. We will see how it holds up on Day 2?
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#2484 Post by AD Northup » March 19th, 2020, 6:07 pm

2011 Pagani with a 45 minute decant...holy s*** what a wine. I think some of these early vintages could really go for another decade.
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#2485 Post by Brian Tuite » March 19th, 2020, 6:14 pm

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#2486 Post by AlexS » March 19th, 2020, 6:16 pm

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So how awesome is it?? I only have a couple bottles, need some deets!
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#2487 Post by Brian Tuite » March 19th, 2020, 6:26 pm

AlexS wrote:
March 19th, 2020, 6:16 pm
Brian Tuite wrote:
March 19th, 2020, 6:14 pm
‘14 Oakville Farmhouse, dayum! Happy Birthday to me!

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Happy b-day!!!

So how awesome is it?? I only have a couple bottles, need some deets!
From a Grassl 1855. Fresh whiff of purple fruit blows off with some swirling. Nutmeg and cedar up front, weightless, blackberry and tar, grippy tannin, acid comes on late in the finish. Really elegant with an earthy edge to it. Keeps evolving. Glad I opened, will wait 4-5 years to try the next one.
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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2488 Post by Steve Gautier » March 19th, 2020, 6:28 pm

Brian Tuite wrote:
March 19th, 2020, 6:14 pm
‘14 Oakville Farmhouse, dayum! Happy Birthday to me!

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Happy Birthday!!!
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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2489 Post by Brian Tuite » March 19th, 2020, 6:29 pm

Steve Gautier wrote:
March 19th, 2020, 6:28 pm
Brian Tuite wrote:
March 19th, 2020, 6:14 pm
‘14 Oakville Farmhouse, dayum! Happy Birthday to me!

48CEAFA1-8CD3-41BC-BEA5-ABA1454ECDC7.jpeg
Happy Birthday!!!
[cheers.gif]
Bob Wood - 1949-2013 Berserker for eternity! RIP

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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2490 Post by Albert R » March 19th, 2020, 6:33 pm

Happy Birthday Brian/OT!!!
Cheers,

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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2491 Post by AlexS » March 19th, 2020, 6:34 pm

Brian Tuite wrote:
March 19th, 2020, 6:26 pm
AlexS wrote:
March 19th, 2020, 6:16 pm
Brian Tuite wrote:
March 19th, 2020, 6:14 pm
‘14 Oakville Farmhouse, dayum! Happy Birthday to me!

48CEAFA1-8CD3-41BC-BEA5-ABA1454ECDC7.jpeg
Happy b-day!!!

So how awesome is it?? I only have a couple bottles, need some deets!
From a Grassl 1855. Fresh whiff of purple fruit blows off with some swirling. Nutmeg and cedar up front, weightless, blackberry and tar, grippy tannin, acid comes on late in the finish. Really elegant with an earthy edge to it. Keeps evolving. Glad I opened, will wait 4-5 years to try the next one.
Awesomeness - thx fellow Bedrock brotha!!
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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2492 Post by Brian Tuite » March 19th, 2020, 6:44 pm

Albert R wrote:
March 19th, 2020, 6:33 pm
Happy Birthday Brian/OT!!!
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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2493 Post by Rob_S » March 20th, 2020, 4:11 pm

2016 Compagni Portis

Massively aromatic. Pretty great with roast chicken and risotto.
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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2494 Post by Z Scheiner » March 20th, 2020, 4:18 pm

First up, 2017 Esola. Red fruit, anise and baking spice. Lively with great acidity.
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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2495 Post by Matt Allen » March 20th, 2020, 6:35 pm

2017 OVZ, open for business and good with rigatoni with bison ragu

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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2496 Post by Andrew Demaree » March 21st, 2020, 5:45 am

The ‘14 Kirschenmann was drinking very well last night. Lighter weight than any of the other zins in my cellar, with lots of fresh raspberry and a mildly herbal edge leading to a savory finish. Nothing compares to the ‘12 Kirschenmann, but this is a nice reminder of that wine.

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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2497 Post by Tom DeBiase » March 21st, 2020, 6:42 am

Andrew Demaree wrote:
March 21st, 2020, 5:45 am
The ‘14 Kirschenmann was drinking very well last night. Lighter weight than any of the other zins in my cellar, with lots of fresh raspberry and a mildly herbal edge leading to a savory finish. Nothing compares to the ‘12 Kirschenmann, but this is a nice reminder of that wine.
The 12 Bedrock Kirschenmann was (is) a fantastic wine. One of my favorite zins ever.

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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2498 Post by Andrew Demaree » March 21st, 2020, 6:45 am

I agree 100%.

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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2499 Post by Patrick T a y l o r » March 21st, 2020, 8:16 am

PSA: there are about a dozen Bedrock wines on Winebid. Auction ends Sunday at 7pm Pacific time.
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Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

#2500 Post by joejolesch » March 21st, 2020, 1:00 pm

Just put a ‘19 Ode to Lulu in the fridge, should be great with some Thai tonight.

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