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by Cookie
10:09 Thu 16 Nov 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thu 30 Nov 2017, Sandemans and 1970s (for the Placemat Software’s 15th anniversary)
Replies: 75
Views: 4858

Re: Thu 30 Nov 2017, Sandemans and 1970s (for the Placemat Software’s 15th anniversary)

DRT wrote:
09:43 Thu 16 Nov 2017
Oops 😳
You shouldn't feel too bad Derek...this is caused by the dreaded 'predictive text'....not wishing to speak ill of anyone but the guy who invented this died this week and his funfair is on Monkey!!!
by Cookie
10:20 Tue 14 Nov 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thu 30 Nov 2017, Sandemans and 1970s (for the Placemat Software’s 15th anniversary)
Replies: 75
Views: 4858

Re: Thu 30 Nov 2017, Sandemans and 1970s (for the Placemat Software’s 15th anniversary)

AHB wrote:
05:57 Tue 14 Nov 2017
The only day that week which I can make is the 30th. If the date changes, I will have to drop out.
Same for me sadly....sorry.
by Cookie
13:16 Sun 12 Nov 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thu 30 Nov 2017, Sandemans and 1970s (for the Placemat Software’s 15th anniversary)
Replies: 75
Views: 4858

Re: Thu 30 Nov 2017, Sandemans and 1970s (for the Placemat Software’s 15th anniversary)

[quote=DRT post_id=106634 time=<a href="tel:1510336490">1510336490</a> user_id=6] [quote=jdaw1 post_id=106039 time=<a href="tel:1507756225">1507756225</a> user_id=10] With the absence of the Gandys, we have lost two-thirds of those of the intended attendees who were at the first use of the placemat...
by Cookie
10:16 Sat 14 Oct 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thu 19 Oct 2017; B&F; Mature V.P. or L.B.V., blind, ideally in decanters
Replies: 35
Views: 1143

Re: Thu 19 Oct 2017, B&F, Mature VP or LBV

I am a possible +1...will confirm when permission sought.
by Cookie
15:41 Tue 03 Oct 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tue 10 Oct - A Gould Campbell vertical
Replies: 150
Views: 10170

Re: Tue 10 Oct - A Gould Campbell vertical

flash_uk wrote:
15:01 Tue 03 Oct 2017
Food order for me:
Crab salad
220g steak, rare
Side of broccoli

Many thanks.
If I am lucky enough to attend then my food order is the same as Mike's please.
by Cookie
10:19 Mon 25 Sep 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thursday 28th September - Port at the Boot & Flogger
Replies: 35
Views: 1631

Re: Thursday 28th September - Port at the Boot & Flogger

In the absence of any instructions to the contrary, I shall present blind.
by Cookie
10:10 Mon 25 Sep 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thursday 28th September - Port at the Boot & Flogger
Replies: 35
Views: 1631

Re: Thursday 28th September - Port at the Boot & Flogger

Food for me please: Crab - Starter; Steak, Rare, Chips and Brocoli - Main ; Welsh Rarebit - Dessert...thank you.
by Cookie
09:58 Mon 25 Sep 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: BBR port walk 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 784

Re: BBR port walk 2017

AHB wrote:
08:46 Thu 29 Jun 2017
BMHR and I will be attending on the Thursday. I also have a spare ticket if anyone misses out and wants to attend.
Hi Alex...Thursday is already sold out so could I please buy your spare ticket....if so I shall attend the dinner....Davy's just around the corner was very good yesterday.
by Cookie
10:25 Fri 22 Sep 2017
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: One quiz at a time
Replies: 9532
Views: 279687

Re: One quiz at a time

Cookie wrote:
10:23 Fri 22 Sep 2017
It must be Murate Cape Ruby.
Should read Muratie.
by Cookie
10:23 Fri 22 Sep 2017
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: One quiz at a time
Replies: 9532
Views: 279687

Re: One quiz at a time

It must be Murate Cape Ruby.
by Cookie
10:50 Thu 21 Sep 2017
Forum: Beer, Spirits, Cigars, and Pork Pies
Topic: Sainsbury 'House' Wines
Replies: 0
Views: 282

Sainsbury 'House' Wines

Sainsbury have launched their own brand 'House' wines mainly in 2.25ltr boxes and they are fabulous. Especially the Sauvignon Blanc at £12 a box....it does say on the box that the wine lasts up to 3 months...please be aware this is simply not true as it does not get past a Saturday night...not in my...
by Cookie
10:43 Thu 21 Sep 2017
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: One quiz at a time
Replies: 9532
Views: 279687

Re: One quiz at a time

This may take a while but how about ...Monis.
by Cookie
10:30 Thu 21 Sep 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tue 10 Oct - A Gould Campbell vertical
Replies: 150
Views: 10170

Re: Tue 10 Oct - A Gould Campbell vertical

If there are any late fallers could I please be considered for a place...I will need to adopt.
by Cookie
09:22 Sun 17 Sep 2017
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: One quiz at a time
Replies: 9532
Views: 279687

Re: One quiz at a time

AHB wrote:
20:36 Sun 10 Sep 2017
I did indeed buy a bottle of Boplaas. I bought a bottle of the 2013 Cape Vintage Reserve. I also bought bottles from Allesverloren, Vergelegen and Overgaauw.

So which producer did I taste when I was in SA?
Cavendish...'63 one would hope👍
by Cookie
09:01 Fri 15 Sep 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tue 10 Oct - A Gould Campbell vertical
Replies: 150
Views: 10170

Re: Tue 10 Oct - A Gould Campbell vertical

Chris Doty wrote:
20:38 Wed 13 Sep 2017
Ps the 96 g.c. was a favorite of this Irish playwright and troublemaker.

Winner gets 1.5l g.c.
James Joyce
by Cookie
10:28 Sat 09 Sep 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thursday 28th September - Port at the Boot & Flogger
Replies: 35
Views: 1631

Re: Thursday 28th September - Anyone Free?

Yes please...any chance of this one being a 'brown sticky stuff' tasting...here's hoping.
by Cookie
10:17 Wed 06 Sep 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thursday 7th September - Confirmed
Replies: 27
Views: 1521

Re: Thursday 7th September - Confirmed

Would it be possible for me to join you at this late stage...I have two SQVP that are on death row.
by Cookie
13:27 Tue 01 Aug 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Emergency, Tuesday 1st August 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 1214

Re: Emergency, Tuesday 1st August 2017

I have decanted and looking good but one is very low on shoulder...angels certainly had their share on that one...I am also presenting blind.
by Cookie
11:01 Sun 30 Jul 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Emergency, Tuesday 1st August 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 1214

Re: Emergency, Tuesday 1st August 2017

Cookie wrote:
12:55 Sat 29 Jul 2017
Count me in please...and with permission I would like to bring a guest...her initials are KMH and she is right handed.
Apologies..I didn't notice it was names on placemats...my guest is Kate.
by Cookie
12:55 Sat 29 Jul 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Emergency, Tuesday 1st August 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 1214

Re: Emergency, Tuesday 1st August 2017

Count me in please...and with permission I would like to bring a guest...her initials are KMH and she is right handed.
by Cookie
11:02 Wed 15 Mar 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: The 10th Birthday, Tuesday 20 June 2017
Replies: 59
Views: 5123

Re: The 10th Birthday, Tuesday 20 June 2017

Can I check that I have the correct list of people who have either replied in post or have replied to me by email as wanting to participate in our anniversary party on Wednesday night. I'm about to start committing to spend (and therefore collect) money. AHB - Wednesday to Saturday am MPM - Tuesday...
by Cookie
10:29 Wed 15 Mar 2017
Forum: Selling Port
Topic: Taylor Fladgate 1966 bottle of port for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 557

Re: Taylor Fladgate 1966 bottle of port for sale

I love a risk...how much were you looking to sell it for and where in Essex are you.
by Cookie
10:23 Wed 15 Mar 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: The 10th Birthday, Tuesday 20 June 2017
Replies: 59
Views: 5123

Re: The 10th Birthday, Tuesday 20 June 2017

Cookie wrote:
09:43 Fri 10 Mar 2017
I believed I had signed up for this but it appears not...I was sure it was arranged through another thread relating to a cricket match or is my memory playing tricks....I did mean to add...if there is space could I be included please.