Happy Friday (and Thursday!)
Though I am not trying to rush the seasons, the 72 degree and breezy morning here in New Jersey is making me think of college football, apple cider and a light sweater – all hallmarks of fall, my favorite Cornas drinking season. However, summer is nowhere near over as I am heading down with friends to the Water Club in Atlantic City to have daiquiris poolside and take a day to enjoy the sun. In anticipation of not wanting to write tomorrow, here is your Friday Five a day early.
I hope you all have a wonderful weekend and remember, abandon the ordinary and pick up a bottle of something spectacular.
I’ll Take the ’96 Veuve Cliquot, Please
This week, in her series Vintage America, Talia Baiocchi writes about the history wine lists as she focuses on wine lists that appeared before the turn of the 20th Century. Historical documents fascinate me. And those that focus on the importance of wine on our cultures past doubles down on the fun factor. It comes as no surprise that Sherry, Champagne, Bordeaux...