Yearly Archives: 2010
High Life Can Cake Originally uploaded by jamesonf This was made for me by a bakery manager in honor of my enthusiasm for our big sale on 18-packs of High Life tall boys. After all, as the saying goes, it takes a lot of beer to make good wine.
Trader Joe’s Wine Originally uploaded by jamesonf I shop at Trader Joe’s frequently for all the stuff a single guy pushing 40 needs. Every now and then a wine there catches my attention. A Hunter Valley Semillon for 6 bucks? Done and done. This was an excellent wine that reminded me how underrated Aussie whites [More]
I expanded my thoughts on the Hofer rosé in my new piece on the Foodista Blog.
I adore the Hofer Gruner and Zweigelt in the one-liter bottle-cap topped package. The rosé, though in a meager 750ml screwcapped bottle, is a joy. Super-austere, pale, dry, and elegant. I have more thoughts in tomorrow’s post on the Foodista blog. Tune in!
It was a busy couple of days last week when I plowed through a host of German Rieslings from Markus Molitor and Valckenberg. I’d recap my meager notes from each wine, but I’d be in my grave before I finished typing dozens of variations on Bernkasteler Badstube Spatlese. The one thing I want to share [More]
My expanded thoughts on Domaine Weinbach and their lovely Rieslings.
Alsatian Riesling Originally uploaded by jamesonf Domaine Weinbach. Rich, dry, complex, and delicious.
My new post on the Foodista blog for my expanded thoughts on Chardonnay and oak.