W. B. Bridgman Cellars

Epoch Estate Wines

Block B Paso Robles Syrah 2014

Drats I should have waited to open the 2014 Block B. Its July 2020 and discovered this wine is still in its infancy. Has tremendous potential w nose tannins mouthfeel taste to be a real superstar. Would recommend laying down for another 3-4 years. — 3 months ago

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Bodegas Mauro

VS Vino de la Tierra de Castilla y León Tempranillo Blend 2007

B
10

2007 Mauro. HB w J&L B, J&J Koz. Drank last, after the ‘95 Artadi and ‘68 Lopez de Heredia. Great! Most lush and fruit-forward of the bunch. Loved it. — a year ago

Domaine Fourrier

Clos St. Jacques Vieilles Vignes Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Pinot Noir 2005

B
10

2005 Fourrier Clos St. Jacques Gevrey Chambertin. Tasting dinner at Charc w MnD, B&K K. Loved this. — a year ago

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Dom Pérignon

Brut Champagne Rosé 1990

B
10

1990 Dom Perignon Rose Champagne. Virtual date w B&KK, J&LB, and R&GB. It’s prob getting to the end of its life. Not a ton of bubbles but still delicious. — 7 months ago

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Paul Jaboulet Aîné

Hermitage Syrah 1990

B
10

1990 Jaboulet Aine La Chapelle Hermitage Syrah. Post Thanksgiving dinner w J&L B and Ash/Sush at Tosc. We thought the bottle might have been off. No savory notes, very uni-dimensional, abrupt finish. — a year ago

R. López de Heredia

Viña Bosconia Reserva Rioja Tempranillo Blend

B
10

1968 Lopez de Heredia. HB w J&L B and J&J Koz. Wet cork broke apart, so we filtered and decanted. Still had fruit in it, though it was a bit thin in the finish. Went completely flat after abt an hour. — a year ago

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High West Distillery

Midwinter Nights Dram Blend of Straight Rye Whiskeys

Larry W Richardson RIP. May u alway b in my heart — 3 years ago

Screaming Eagle

Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon 1994

B
10

1994 Screaming Eagle. Dinner w J&L B and D&M H while staying with D&M in Santa Ynez. Opened and waited about an hour. Decanted right before serving. Tons of jammy dark fruit. Opened more in the glass. JB mentioned full palate and balance. Great finish. Preferred this to ‘91 Dominus once this opened up. — 8 months ago

Pierre-Yves Colin-Morey

Les Chenevottes Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru Chardonnay 2013

B
10

Magnum 2015 PYCM Les Chenevottes Chassagne Montrachet. Dinner w J&L B at Nob. Awesome. Lots of mineral notes. Loved it. — a year ago

Sandhi Wines

Sanford & Benedict Chardonnay 2012

II’ve loved all the Sandhi 2012 range of whites & this £65 S&B is superb 👍 Paired with enough curry to get a small village going regular for a week 🤣 💨 sorry I didn’t take pics of that feast 😁

📍 Sandhi Sandford & Benedict Santa Rita Hills Chardonnay 2012 @sandhiwines

🏵 94 points

🍷 Golden yellow

👃 Chopped pineapple, crushed rock mineral, lemon oil, key lime pie, honey gloop & white jasmine flowers w/ light oak, vanilla & apple

👄 Med+ body of creamy refreshing clean tropical & citrus yummyness without being overly syrupy & a hit of green apple, pineapple, honey & minerality in med acidity

🎯 Med+ fresh apple, citrus & tropical trickle w/ a dry mineral honeyed pineapple slapette
— 2 years ago

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