Off Topic: Best red wine?

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Hateman, Apr 28, 2012.

  1. Hateman

    Hateman Well-Known Member Banned User

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    I want to try a good Pinot. Most of the ones I've had we're crap.

    I love Cabs too.
     
  2. h5htyt76757j

    h5htyt76757j Chyea Chyea Banned User

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    eat a porcupine whole
     
  3. MrWarmth

    MrWarmth HELPED BUILD THIS DUMP Gold

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    Robert Mondavi. End of thread.
     
  4. Hateman

    Hateman Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Clutch with another crackhead post
     
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    im impartial to a nice Valpolicella
     
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    Try the pinot hemlock cocknose
     
  7. Hateman

    Hateman Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Try your moms pussy juice, I hear it's a good vintage.
     
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    Shiraz FTW
     
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    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie POTY The Bar VIP

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    I love the red wines from Argentina
     
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    Hateman Well-Known Member Banned User

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    They are famous for their malbecs
     
  12. HAL

    HAL HAM

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    Yup
     
  13. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? Gold

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    I second that, especially their Napa Valley wines. The Napa wines are very expensive, though.
     
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    I work with wines so Pinot ideally grows in a climate with hot days and cool nights to let the acids and tannins develop for optimum "balance". The Willamette Valley in Oregon as well as Napa/Sonoma will give you the best quality. I couldn't drop any labels offhand since I prefer rum myself. If your looking for a good whiskey this right here is really smoothe and worth a try. It's also out of Oregon and superb.

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    here's a nice red

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    here's a blue

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    This is the best because it is not too dry. $4 at Walmart.

    Walmart used to sell Oak Leaf Shiraz for $3, but I haven't seen it in months, I think they stopped making it.
     
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    We're still getting Oak Leaf Merlot and Cab at our Wal Mart.
     
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    I tried Malbec and it was too dry. Like and extra dry Merlot.

    I used to like only Blush, Rose', and White Zinfandel. A friend used to serve white or red with dinner so now I like them all. My favorite white is Pinot Grigio it's not too dry, favorite red is Shiraz, again not too dry.
     
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    Yeah I see those, and Pinot Grigio and Chardonnay and something called Sweet Red, but no more Shiraz.