Twitter | Search | |
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚
A photo-centric website about ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทwines worth opening at home. IWS with honors. Shortlist: Roederer Emerging Wine Writer โ€˜19
9,633
Tweets
1,098
Following
1,351
Followers
Tweets
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ 11h
Interesting. I never even thought of how ski wax can leech into the snowpack and contaminate water sources.
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ 12h
We have a new First Taste Guide in the works: Schiava. About 10 days away. In the meantime, here's the dedicated page for each one we've done:
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ 16h
Replying to @Avalanche
Ssssooo youโ€™re saying this was some good off-season transactioning? ๐Ÿค”
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ 17h
Seriously considering three of these wines for my year end "top 10" list: the Nosiola, the Sgarzon and the Granato. Such an epic, epic tasting at Foradori. ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ 17h
Sunday Morning Read: Why Foradori is So Fascinating ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น "Today, there is a big rethinking about the pergola. It is more adapted to climate change I would say." โ€“Emilio Zierock, winemaker
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ 18h
The Fan Club series of articles returns next week and it will be all about Barbaresco. Last time, we were all over the map: Brunate, Valtellina and ... the Yarra Valley? ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Yep.
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ 19h
New Tasting Report: @agricolaforadori, the 2018 vintage. ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿท ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‰๐ŸฟFollow link in my bio. โ€”โ€”โ€” Includes my thoughts on the 2018 Manzoni Bianco, Nosiola and Pinot Grigio; as well as the 2018 Lezรจr, Teroldego, Morei Teroldego and Sgarzon Teroldego, and fโ€ฆ
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ 20h
New Tasting Report: agricolaforadori, the 2018 vintage. ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿท ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‰๐ŸฟFollow link in my bio. โ€”โ€”โ€” Includes my thoughts on the 2018 Manzoni Bianco, Nosiola and Pinot Grigio; as well as the 2018 Lezรจr, Teroldego, Moreiโ€ฆ
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ 20h
Thank you for the kind complement. Cheers to weekend reading โ˜•๏ธโ˜•๏ธ
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ Nov 16
If this wine were a member of Flight of the Conchords, it would be Brett. Itโ€™s vibrant, wild and explosive; suggestive of sour cherry, tanned leather, black truffle, graphite and โ€” yep โ€” barnyard. An acquired taste. I want to love it, but I find no comfoโ€ฆ
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ Nov 16
And since when did you change your name to MediumPlusAcidity????? Bwah-ha-ha ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ Nov 16
Yyyyyyeah. Not quite, but almost.
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ Nov 16
If this wine were a member of Flight of the Conchords, it would be Brett. Itโ€™s vibrant, wild and explosive; suggestive of sour cherry, tanned leather, black truffle, graphite and โ€” yep โ€” barnyard. An acquired taste.โ€ฆ
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ Nov 16
These pergola-trained Teroldego vines at Foradori date back to the 1930s โ€” the perfect genetic source material for massal selection propagation. Learn more about why Elisabetta Foradori believes this practice is even more important than biodynamics, by tโ€ฆ
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ Nov 16
These pergola-trained Teroldego vines at Foradori date back to the 1930s โ€” the perfect genetic source material for massal selection propagation. Learn more about why Elisabetta Foradori believes this practice isโ€ฆ
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ Nov 16
At the end heโ€™s like โ€œwhat have I done???โ€ ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿคฃ
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ Nov 16
The Nebbiolo Fan Club is coming back next week. Here is what we featured in Round 1 back in April: Barbacร n, Giordano, Veglio. Such a killer trio of Nebbiolo! ๐Ÿ‡๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ Nov 16
Tasting Report: Oddero Wines, October 2017 From the archive ... a thorough and detailed tasting from one of Langhe's very best producers.
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ Nov 16
Tasting Report: Foradori Wines, 2018 Vintage ๐Ÿท The Estate is Famous for Teroldego, But Donโ€™t Sleep on the Nosiola
Reply Retweet Like
Opening a Bottle ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฅ‚ Nov 16
Weekend Read with โ˜•๏ธ Elisabetta Foradori: Biodynamic Alone is Not Enough One of the most compelling conversations I've had in my wine career. A must read for her thoughts on biodiversity and resilience in the vineyard.
Reply Retweet Like