"To my taste, the wine really demanded some food along with it – and some fatty food went perfectly"
Read the rest of the winetasting fun with Cabernet Franc here. To summarize, we've got
- Stephen's take + bonus recipe (liked it)
- My take (liked it)
- Fatemeh's take (see comments - wasn't a big fan)
- Andrew's take (in transit)
What's the moral of this story? More wineries/importers/brokers should join the conversation and see how their wine gets buzzed by the blogosphere.
As I explained yesterday, a Methuselah is a large format bottle of Champagne or Burgundy - 8x bigger than the typical 750ml-er. Below is an actual pic (click to enlarge) of Taittinger's big 'ol Methuselah. It was opened at a party hosted by the WG in honor of her SO receiving a ProMo; alas she didn't invite ME..