Three bottles: Eric Asimov

The best sets of answers in this series are always the toughest to introduce. I started Vinolent in 2009 for a number of reasons, one of which was the paucity (in my opinion, of course) of good wine writing.  Another was that I wanted to share, to preach, if you like.

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2012 Barbera Conterno

You’d have thought that a magnum of 1990 Pétrus would be a tough act to follow.  Certainly very, very hard to beat (though Neal Martin says that I should try the 1989…) So after what is almost certainly my best wine of 2015 (more to follow) I thought that I was most likely done for […]

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