Last Night’s Heavy Hitters

Another strong night at Graileys! Dominique Laurent dominated the table! The ’00 Dominique Laurent Beaune 1er Cru VV was smoking and the ’11 SQN Patine Syrah couldn’t have been on a more opposite spectrum but it was a close second! While the...

Trapet and Cos

By: AJ McClellan Yesterday was a great day for wine! It was a fun contest between two great Burgundies the Chambertin and Chapelle Chambertin by Trapet.  While they were different vintages the 2000 Trapet Chapelle Chambetin was drinking great but the 1999 Trapet...

Happy Birthday Don!

By: AJ McClellan Happy birthday to Don! We had a great night just hanging out and drinking some stunning juice and reminiscing about our trip to Bordeaux…. 2010 Opus One – This wine was surprisingly open and drinking very well. The fruit was powerful and backed...

Thursday Flight

This was a proper precursor to last Friday’s Members Appreciation event. The handful of members we had in were in no mood to wait until Friday to pull a good bottle to share around the table. First in to inventory his cage was Bill S whose wine of choice for the task...

Grange or Petrus?

By: AJ McClellan Friday was another great night at Graileys! We had the chance to revisit a few of the incredible wines we have had recently and we also got the chance to taste some new incredible wines. The 98 Grange is a real treat and one of the better bottles I...