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by Cookie
10:50 Thu 21 Sep 2017
Forum: Beer, Spirits, Cigars, and Pork Pies
Topic: Sainsbury 'House' Wines
Replies: 0
Views: 6

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: 9475
Views: 246741

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: 115
Views: 6743

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: 9475
Views: 246741

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: 115
Views: 6743

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 - Anyone Free?
Replies: 17
Views: 430

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: 801

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: 607

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: 607

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: 607

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: 3583

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: 456

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: 3583

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.
by Cookie
09:43 Fri 10 Mar 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: The 10th Birthday, Tuesday 20 June 2017
Replies: 59
Views: 3583

Re: The 10th Birthday, Tuesday 20 June 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.
by Cookie
11:44 Tue 24 Jan 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: 77@40 from Magnum and Tappit Hen - Wed 1st Feb 2017
Replies: 113
Views: 7143

Re: 77@40 from Magnum and Tappit Hen - Wed 1st Feb 2017

Apologies but I am going to have to withdraw from this tasting...if any monies owed I will of course reimburse...sorry😞
by Cookie
18:59 Sun 18 Dec 2016
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Emergency, Wed 04 Jan 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1186

Re: Emergency, Fri 30 Dec 2016 to Thu 05 Jan 2017

Friday 30th is my only available date.
by Cookie
15:27 Tue 13 Dec 2016
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thu 08 Jun - 67@50 2017
Replies: 155
Views: 7450

Re: 67@50 2017

Could you count me in please...will probably need to adopt if possible.
by Cookie
14:45 Tue 13 Dec 2016
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tues Dec 13th 2016 - Noval vertical
Replies: 84
Views: 7126

Re: Tues Dec 13th 2016 - Noval vertical

I am planning to arrive around 17:45hrs....my line is showing no problems :D
by Cookie
14:23 Tue 22 Nov 2016
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thu 30 Nov 2017, Sandemans and 1970s (for the Placemat Software’s 15th anniversary)
Replies: 37
Views: 3215

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

jdaw1 wrote:
Cookie wrote:If there is space please may I be included.
Sure. Please confirm that your diary has the correct year.
Duly noted...thank you.
by Cookie
23:25 Sun 20 Nov 2016
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thu 24 Nov - the BBR Port Walk
Replies: 35
Views: 3709

Re: Thu 24 Nov - the BBR Port Walk

I am hoping to pick up a ticket by way of a late cancellation...if successful please may I join you.
by Cookie
20:45 Wed 16 Nov 2016
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tues Dec 13th 2016 - Noval vertical
Replies: 84
Views: 7126

Re: Tues Dec 13th 2016 - Noval vertical

Excellent news: Payment made.
Food:
Crayfish, prawn and smoked salmon cocktail
Grilled 220g sirloin steak (Rare)
Christmas pudding
by Cookie
14:12 Thu 13 Oct 2016
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: The New Douro Event - Soho- mon 7th Nov 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 3010

Re: The New Douro Event - Soho- mon 7th Nov 2016

I should be OK for this...I can arrange the trade part through The Port Society if anyone is interested in 'early doors'.