Posts tagged with drink with food
Shameless. Fucking shameless.
Ghemme, Ioppa, 2004. A wine that smells like all those memories you goddamn wish you had. But you don’t. You loser.
Tresolmos Verdejo from the Wine Society is exactly what you need after battling through the bleak London rain
In which our hero links to his latest guest post — narrating the woeful tale of his attempts to buy wine at Eat restaurant on the South Bank.
… is a tantalising, gob-watering Csárdás of a wine that lobs a grenade of tropicality — mandarins, lychees, peaches, the kinds of fruits that ooze when you squidge them — that follows up with an aftershock of dry, icy citrus
…is one half-bottle-sized suckerpunch of mouthjoy — the sea-wind bite, the roll of it, the swell of it, the crescendo
… is a wine for rooftop terraces and golden sunshine
… will show you (yet again) that sherry is not just a drink for your grannie.
… is the kind of white wine I’m very happy to shove in my face, repeatedly, perhaps even to excess. And at this price, you should shove it into yours, too.
… will awaked your tastebuds with a zap like a shot from Commander Keen’s raygun