Saturday Evening Dinner

Markus/ September 10, 2017/ Snap Blogs/ 0 comments

Saturday evening home meal this time: Spring lamb with excellent Pintia 2010 from Toro Spain. this Tempranillo came with 15% alcohol so it was a bit strong to spring lamb even wine was mature already. Cheeses and Clemens Busch Marienbourg Spätlese Gold capsule 2011 where acidity and exotic fruits. – Markus Laukkanen

Heading to Italy

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It is D-day and all visits has been set up. There will be visits at Barbaresco, Barolo, Valpolicella and Soave. wBlogs will follow.

Loma

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Nice to be at vacation, boat cruising at Järvisydän and with Jacquert rose of course! –Markus

Simple is the best

Markus/ July 15, 2016/ Snap Blogs/ 0 comments

Veal entrecôte with a excellent bottle of Pardas Roja 2011 from weinbastion, my favorite wine shop. Light body with a lot of red berries fits beautifully to the light meet as veal is, wine contains still a punch of tannins which works with fat in  entrecôte cut. Sumoll variety is was not familiar to me but this works well. This

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Iso vasikkasaari and Jacquert rose Champagne

Markus/ July 6, 2016/ Snap Blogs/ 0 comments

  Saturday 2nd of July – Wife, me and our wiener dog at Iso Vasikkasaari. The sun is shining and we had a half-size bottle of Jacquert rose champagne with us.  What a beautiful glass of raspberry for that moment!  Excellent value wine (Alko) with price of  18€. This was also normal size bottle in Alko´s order selection sometime ago

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