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… was exactly as I remembered it: tart, dry, fruity, and crisp.


Had this, a Sicilian white [Bianco di Sicilia] a few days ago, and enjoyed its fruity freshness as much as I enjoyed the Vieux Papes. Both are very much alike, I think. As I can never come up with a … Continue reading


This wine, a French table wine, is what I had the last two evenings, and I liked it. It’s just a plain, unpretentious dry white wine, excellent to sip chilled in this hot weather we’re having just now. And as … Continue reading


“Spatenbräu Dunkel” and “Grüner Veltliner”

When we were in San Antonio yesterday, to watch Alfred Hitchcock‘s “Rear Window” at the Bijou Cinema [more about that in a further entry], we also took the opportunity for some shopping. As it’s ca. 55 miles just one way, … Continue reading