1999 Glenora Brut - Printable Version
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- winoweenie - 05-20-2004 08:00 AM
A lovely champagne that somehow showed up at my table every morning for breakfast. Super chard nose and lovely mousse of teeny-tiny bubbles that lasted for over an hour. Having a case sent to my CB. The personalized bottle and this case made my home-life much easier. WW
- Kcwhippet - 05-20-2004 08:40 AM
I thought the third morning was the Blanc de Noir. In fact, if memory serves, there were TWO bottles that morning.
- winoweenie - 05-20-2004 05:12 PM
That were good juice also! The reason I posted on the Brut was CB prefers it over the pinot based bubblies. I thot the Noirs were a superior bottle. Seems I bemember having help with the 2 bottles. WW
- Kcwhippet - 05-20-2004 05:44 PM
Just a little help. Didn't you get a box of the Noir for your ownself?
- californiagirl - 05-20-2004 08:29 PM
KC- did you send me this one? I seem to remember you saying that you sent out a bubbly.
- Kcwhippet - 05-20-2004 09:12 PM
Nope - saved them for myself. You got a 1999 Hermann J. Wiemer Cuvee Brut. Remember that one, WW?
- winoweenie - 05-21-2004 07:36 AM
Never drink bubblies after breakfast, just like coffee.WW
- Thomas - 05-21-2004 07:46 AM
KC, is that Hermann W bubbly the Riesling? If not, have you ever tasted their Riesling bubbly? Incredibly good stuff.
- Kcwhippet - 05-21-2004 09:07 AM
It's not the Riesling. I'll have to wait until I get home tonight to see what I thought of the Riesling bubbly, but I didn't get any. Must have liked the Brut (Chard based) better.
- Georgie - 05-21-2004 10:01 AM
Sure could go for a glass of Brut right now, as these kids are being little brutal brutes themselves today. Sure wish I was on the way to Glenora like I was at this time last Friday. Waaah!
- wondersofwine - 05-24-2004 09:53 AM
I helped WW dispose of the Blanc de Noir at breakfast. I confess!
- winoweenie - 05-24-2004 05:38 PM