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  1. Tom Cannavan liked Ben Coffman's post in the thread What are you drinking? 16th to 23rd October.

    I am pretty sure Majestic used to sell this wine (though possibly not the 2010). An ex-girlfriend used to have it as one of her house...

    Oct 23, 2017 at 9:13 PM
  2. Tom Cannavan replied to the thread Yeast and Sparkling Wine Question.

    "Encapsulated yeast" - Dom P (or Christopher Merret) would be spinning in their graves. Seriously though, I don't think I am...

    Oct 23, 2017 at 12:58 PM
  3. Tom Cannavan replied to the thread What are you drinking? 16th to 23rd October.

    For those interested, I really do think this is bargain central for a fine 2010 Bordeaux, even given its humble appellation: 23/10/2017...

    Oct 23, 2017 at 12:49 PM
  4. Tom Cannavan liked Stephen Pickles's post in the thread TN Edinburgh offline notes, 19th Oct.

    A best you got in the cellar offline at a new venue for the group. New Chapter in Edinburgh treated us well. Krug Grande Cuvee NV...

    Oct 22, 2017 at 10:55 PM
  5. Tom Cannavan replied to the thread What are you drinking? 16th to 23rd October.

    Mmmmm. I wouldn't be rushing at £20 I think. It certainly wasn't bad (88 points) but other cheaper Bordeaux wines I've been tasting this...

    Oct 22, 2017 at 10:23 PM
  6. Tom Cannavan liked Brad Greatrix's post in the thread Yeast and Sparkling Wine Question.

    DAP provides nitrogen for fermentation, but its historical use was as a 'belt 'n' braces' approach. The latest advice is that so little...

    Oct 22, 2017 at 1:00 PM
  7. Tom Cannavan liked Brad Greatrix's post in the thread Yeast and Sparkling Wine Question.

    Definitely yeast tanks, as Tom says. One of the clues is the mixer mounted to the side. That would only be useful for yeast...

    Oct 22, 2017 at 1:00 PM
  8. Julian Seers-Martin replied to the thread Competitive Offers from Retailers.

    Thanks for the heads up - 6 ordered.

    Oct 21, 2017 at 11:48 PM
  9. Tom Cannavan replied to the thread TN Alfred Gratien 2008 Blanc de Blancs (bargain alert).

    Filippo, it is impossible for me to monitor every post in every thread in every forum. I do have a life outside the forum, though I know...

    Oct 20, 2017 at 8:54 PM
  10. Filippo Nanni replied to the thread TN Alfred Gratien 2008 Blanc de Blancs (bargain alert).

    @Tom Cannavan what happened to real names policy? Or am I missing something?

    Oct 20, 2017 at 7:59 PM
  11. Tom Cannavan attached a file to the thread What are you drinking? 16th to 23rd October.

    Home alone tonight and have a bunch of new own label wines from Corney & Barrow that need tasting, so will crack open this Pomerol from...

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  12. Julian Seers-Martin liked Andrew Jordan's post in the thread Peter Liem’s Champagne Set.

    All getting a bit Brut Gimperial.

    Oct 20, 2017 at 5:51 PM
  13. Julian Seers-Martin liked Steven Pritchard's post in the thread TN Alfred Gratien 2008 Blanc de Blancs (bargain alert).

    I don't claim to be perfect, and I often make mistakes when tasting wine, but I try to be as informed as I can about what I am tasting...

    Oct 20, 2017 at 3:35 PM
  14. Julian Seers-Martin liked Colin Bradley's post in the thread TN Alfred Gratien 2008 Blanc de Blancs (bargain alert).

    David Strange seems to prefer most of his wines on the young side. And he has very particular taste in wine which, for me, makes his...

    Oct 20, 2017 at 3:27 PM
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