Day: December 2, 2019

  • Burrowing Owl Pinot Noir, 2017

    Uh-oh.  That was my note on the first bottle.  Notes.  Sum total.  Uh-oh.  So we didn’t post.  I just couldn’t wrap my head around this.   But, as is our wont, we got around to a second bottle and gave it some thought and I guess it’s more of a what’s up BO than yikes.  […]

  • Costers Del Priorat Pissarres, 2016

    There are better ways to spend $40.  Like, maybe, two bottles of wine.   Sometimes, you just want the prune-juice weight and slippery minerality of Priorat, what I often consider Spain’s Bordeaux blend.  And I suppose the Pissarres half delivers; it opens up nicely, a few herbal notes with air and time, but it’s not […]