Salon in the House!

By: AJ McClellan There is wine and then there is Champagne! Of all the Champagnes out there I hold two to a loftier standard. Sure, I have had great bottles from many other Champagne houses but Krug and Salon I not only hope to have a great bottle every time I pop the...

Fat Tuesday

By Simon Roberts Holy Schnikes was the phrase of the day yesterday as a slow day very quickly turned into a Graileys classic. A nice little deal was struck on a small collection of Leroy wines mid-afternoon. As part of quality control, we popped the cork on the 1993...

Champagne on a Saturday

By: AJ McClellan A great Saturday afternoon as a few members got together to improvise a Champagne tasting. Every bottle opened was delicious but the 96 Krug was far and away the best of the night… NV Pierre Peters Blanc de Blanc – This is a great bottle of wine that...

Quiet (a)Tuesday

By: LA Perkel Tuesday afternoon was action packed in terms of the quality of the wines we had opened. Although our first bottle, a 1990 Salon, was oh-so-subtly corked, that didn’t dissuade us from forging on. And when the 1989 Veuve Clicquot ‘La Grande Dame’ was...