Daily Archives: November 20, 2023

Near La Morra , Langa

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Blick auf Lorchhausen | Herbst im Mittelrheintal | Blick übe…

Blick über den Rhein hinüber auf die lange Häuserfront von Lorchhausen in Hessen. Mit der markanten Kirche unterhalb der noch schön herbstlich gefärbten Wingerte. Lorchhausen, Rheingau, Hessen, Mittelrheintal. 15. November 2023. (PMZ6810)   View across the river Rhine to the long row of houses in Lorchhausen in Hesse. With the striking church beneath the beautifully autumn-colored vineyards. Lorchhausen, Rheingau,… Source …

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Wine News: What I’m Reading the Week of 11/19/23

Hello, and welcome to my weekly roundup of the wine stories that I find of interest on the web. I post them to my magazine on Flipboard, but for those of you who aren’t Flipboard-inclined, here’s everything I’ve strained out of the wine-related muck for the week. Armenia fizz is coming of ageDunno about coming of age, but it’s definitely a …

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Yellow-Green Against Red

allentimothy1947 has added a photo to the pool: Grounds of the Clos Pegase winery in Napa County, California. Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/timothysallenphotos/53339287707/in/pool-17918700@N00

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Ferral Barrel

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Uhlbach

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Reben und Spinne

m.a.r.c.i has added a photo to the pool: Fujifilm X-E4 Asahi Pentax Auto-Takumar 1:1.8/55 See m.a.r.c.i’s most interesting 500 See m.a.r.c.i in explore See m.a.r.c.i’s Bokehlicious Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/-m-a-r-c-i-/53339853095/in/pool-17918700@N00

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Bottles on ice

sarahstierch has added a photo to the pool: Harry & Izzy’s at Indianapolis International Airport, Indianapolis, Indiana Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/sarahvain/53338940946/in/pool-17918700@N00

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Wandering Minstrel

armct has added a photo to the pool: The village of St Hippolyte is host to the Alsace Wine Festival. This heroic but weary fellow played music, sang songs and told jokes relentlessly throughout the festival to much acclaim from the crowd Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/133795154@N03/53290623156/in/pool-17918700@N00

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Why Does That Red Wine Give You a Headache? It Could be a Healthy Polyphenol

Why do red wines give some people headaches? There have numerous unproven culprits: sulfites, histamines or maybe just too much alcohol. But a new study, published in Scientific Reports by researchers at the University of California, Davis, has found that one of the healthier polyphenols in red wines keeps some people from quickly metabolizing alcohol, which can lead to an …

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Wine Reviews: Mini Round-Up for November 20, 2023

The post Wine Reviews: Mini Round-Up for November 20, 2023 appeared first on 1 Wine Dude. 2021 Ottin Torrette Superieur Valle d’Aosta (Aosta Valley): A bodacious burst of delicious, delicate, and delectable red fruit. $32 A- 2019 Chateau La Nerthe Chateauneuf-du-Pape (Rhone): A bit viscous, but also more than a bit voluptuous. $75 A- 2012 Roth Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Alexander …

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Hospices de Beaune 2023 auction sales hit €23.3m

Aure?lie Vandevoord, head of Impressionist and Modernist art at Sotheby’s, fielding bids at the 163rd Hospices de Beaune auction. The 2023 Hospices de Beaune charity auction netted €23,279,800 (£20.4m), excluding buyer’s premium, according to Sotheby’s, which co-hosted the latest annual event in the heart of Burgundy yesterday (19 November). This year marked the 163rd Hospices de Beaune auction and it …

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Macallan 1926 auction sets new record

Jonny Fowle, Sotheby’s Global Head of Spirits, with the Macallan 1926. The 60-year-old whisky, featuring a label designed by Italian artist Valerio Adami, is one of only 40 bottled by Macallan in 1986 from ex-Sherry hogshead cask #263, and one of 12 featuring the Adami label.  The final sum paid for the bottle – £2,187,500 (US$2,714,250) – was almost £1m …

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Lirac & Tavel 2022: report and top-scoring wines

Tavel vineyards. Lirac On top of drought and intense heat in 2022, the west bank of the Rhône also had to deal with hail, which caused localised damage. The reds in Lirac are very concentrated this year, sometimes overripe or sternly tannic. The whites and rosés based on Clairette tend to be the most vibrant. Scroll down to see tasting …

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Rasteau, Cairanne & Vinsobres 2022: report and top-scoring wines

Vinsobres. Rasteau Outside Châteauneuf, the best performing appellation was Rasteau. There were no problems with green tannins here, which Jérôme Bressy of Domaine Gourt de Mautens believes is thanks to the abundance of clay. The 2022 vintage has delivered wines with bright fruit, good concentration and balanced alcohol. They are often robustly tannic however, so pay close attention to drinking …

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