Entries Categorized as 'Quotes'

One of the best critiques of wine I have ever read!

Date September 17, 2008

And possibly the funniest - it is penned by Tart D’Vin @ Pinot Pile :
Anyway, the wine is in a moerse heavy bottle with fancy corks and stuff, so probably that is why it are so expensive, but I sips and it is very lekker.
It were the 2004 Vergelegen V, and with all those “V’s” [...]

Wine Quotes

Date October 8, 2007

Here is a wine quote taken from the movie - Thank You for Smoking.
(Nick and Heather have just sat down to dinner and are about to order some wine:)
Heather Holloway: Nick. Let’s start with…
Nick Naylor: ‘82 Margaux.
Heather Holloway: Okay. Is it good?
Nick Naylor: “Good”? It’ll make you believe in God.
Cru Master

Wine Quotes

Date August 30, 2007

The Wine Oracle sent me the following bit of wine commentary that he had found in the comments section of a post on Jamie Goode’s Wine Blog.
It’s author is Doug - who is a regular commentator on Jamie’s blog - and it’s a great analogy of wine appreciation:
“Is there a point in getting the [...]

Maulana’s Last Letter to Shams

Date April 13, 2007

Sometimes I wonder, sweetest love, if you
Were a mere dream in a long winter night,
A dream of spring-days, and of golden light
Which sheds its rays upon a frozen heart;
A dream of wine that fills the drunken eye.And so I wonder, sweetest love, if I
Should drink this ruby wine, or rather weep;
Each tear a bezel with [...]

Entourage and Wine

Date April 5, 2007

The Scene:

Eric, Turtle, Johnny and Vince stroll casually into a late night wine store. As they enter, they all disperse and begin picking up and analyzing bottles of wine. Johnny Drama hasn’t a clue what he is looking for and looks at all the labels in a puzzled manner. Turtle and Eric have [...]