Christopher Pratt (cpratt) wrote,
Christopher Pratt
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My wine, let me show you it


My wine, let me show you it
Originally uploaded by cpratt
or: This SpongeBob SquarePants is smokin' a doob and can be yours for €140.

I won't buy the art - although it was funny - but I did buy the wines. We went through a dozen different 10cl glasses and an assiette des fromages and it all cost under €40 - it was a wonderful night out.

On the other hand, French wine is so different than the international mainstream that it often verges on an intellectual exercise rather than a visceral pleasure. Even so, there were a few in the bunch that really did stun me a little bit with their deliciousness - especially a dry white muscat from Alsace and a fairly strange Brouilly.
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