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...

Opus One Score Card

This is one cellar that just keeps on giving…. Opus One was on everyone’s mind last Thursday as we lined-up three vintages from the decade of the 1990s and what a treat it turned out to be! First poured was the 1991 Opus One from a half bottle. This was mellow and...

Pre-Super Bowl Party

  My Friday started with the 1993 Opus One that Mike F wanted to toast the beginning of his weekend with. Incredibly complex bouquet of forest floor, wet earth, cedar, black cherries, blackcurrant with undertones of savory, dried herbs and baking spice led to a...

Classic Graileys Night.

By: AJ McClellan Yesterday was a great Graileys day. We had a great group of members in and everyone opened some wonderful bottles of wine. While there were a plethora of bottles on the table a few stood out… 2006 Dujac Gevrey Chambertin 1er Aux Combottes – I...

2009 Opus One

By: AJ McClellan We just tasted the newest release of 2009 Opus One. The wine was opened three hours before we tasted it and it was singing in the glass. The nose showed deep black fruit, lavender, cedar, and huge sandalwood. Once I tasted the wine it exploded on the...