We're celebrating 4th July in Style at Stafford Rd/Point Wines with the inaugural Speed Dating & Wine Tasting Event.32 Singles, balanced 16 males and 16 females meeting for conversation and tasting some great wines.Sample six great Californian wines, three whites and three reds along with a range of nibbles.Yet the wines showed a consistency of style, and especially quality.“Mouton has a special taste,” said Philippe Dhalluin, Mouton’s chief winemaker, who acknowledged he was tasting the 1952 for the first time. And so, Aiden and I take the party to the city-view balcony of his apartment. Come early evening, two cheese wheels down and two bottles of wine later, the park rangers begin to close the gates on the gardens for the day. I know that now is not the time to mention anything about a potential move to another city. ” In short, my girlfriends are often interested in figure out how to “attract the buyer,” “reel in a potential customer,” and ensure getting asked out on date two. Honest portraits of your personality are always the best bet for attracting the right “mate.” But this is a wine-and-dating tid-bit, so more to the point: 1) If you know a little about wine, and most importantly, know what you like, simply order it.Not surprisingly, and somewhat amusingly, my single guy friends never ask about dating tips for evenings one or two but often ask me, “What type of wine should I have around the house for when she comes over for dinner on date 2 or date 3? Throw convention out the window; if you only drink red, order a glass of your favorite red varietal or from your favorite red-wine producing region to kick off the date. 2) If you happen not to know all that much yet about wine, buy my book Bottlenotes Guide to Wine: Around the World in 80 Sips™ available on or join a Bottlenotes wine club and let us be your guide to your tastes and the world of wine.
WINE AND DINE WITH REAL DATES: Dinner, Drinks, Fine Dinning, Museums ... With TMO, new experiences are right around the corner. You select one of three dating options: ● I want to take someone out ● I want someone to take me out ● I want to go dutch (50/50) 2.
If you ever wanted to know if Paul Rudd would have been a better fit for the Notebook… Me, clearly being no Rachel Mc Adams, I had to bail. My hair started to curl and frizz at lightning speed. Just a rainy Friday night at the movies, like normal couples in relationships do.
Nine, ten hours later, we are still not lost for words.
At a recent dinner organized by wine writer Bijan Jabbari, a group of wine collectors and I were able to experience 14 vintages of Chateau Mouton Rothschild, a Bordeaux first growth, dating from 2009 back to 1952.
Several of those wines were not considered first growths when they were made; Mouton was only promoted to Bordeaux’s top rank in 1973, having struggled for more than a century to get the status it deserved.