Sunday Wine Dinner: Return of the Kistler

A few Spec's associates got together for a wine dinner at District 7 downtown last evening. The wines, in order: Peter Michael Belle Cote Chardonnay 2007 Kistler McCrea Vineyard Chardonnay 2005 Kistler Hyde Vineyard Chardonnay 2004 Failla Pinot Noir 2012 Jean Boillot Meursault 1er Cru Les Genevrieres 1996 Les Chenes de Macquin 2007 Macauley Beckstoffer … Continue reading Sunday Wine Dinner: Return of the Kistler

Banfi Brunellos Are No Fool’s Gold

I recently had the following interaction over the phone with a customer: Customer: “Hello, do you sell red wine?” Me: “Yes sir, we do.” Customer: “What kinds?” Me: “…Well, I’ve got just about everything.” Customer: “How much?” Me: “How many bottles?” Customer: “Price, how much?” Me: “From about $3 to $2,000.” Customer: “How much?” Me: … Continue reading Banfi Brunellos Are No Fool’s Gold