Drinking wine

Have your say about the latest band/album/zine/movie/DVD/show that you either loved or hated
User avatar
Tartanperil
Posts: 1448
Joined: Fri Feb 19, 2010 1:56 am
Location: Dunedin

Re: Drinking wine

Postby Tartanperil » Thu May 02, 2013 7:05 pm

"Each bottle of Buckfast contains around 280mg of caffeine, the equivalent of nearly nine cans of Coke" - and it's a ridiculous $34 at www.blendwinestore.co.nz/shop/wine/fren ... wine750ml/



dustbinflowers wrote:I''ve been thinking about a bottle of Stones, so I can have whisky macs

Fucken aye, Stones makes almost any crap Scotch drinkable :lol:

User avatar
Philfy Vermin
Posts: 2438
Joined: Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:13 am
Location: pointing two fingers at head and making 'peow' noises

Re: Drinking wine

Postby Philfy Vermin » Fri May 03, 2013 11:16 am

yeh i found that, but its out of stock, probably permanently.

to be honest ive recently given up drinking woodstocks etc cos of the caffeine so im not really that keen
Hail to the demons of the earth and kaos anarchy and destruction to those who exploit our human rights and starve the poor and make us suffer for the dead now walk the earth the armys of the dead hail vampires and all creatures of the night hail to the white moon and drtink the blood of our enimies and paint the town red


General Mutante wrote:You're so controversial. I can't handle it.

User avatar
General Mutante
Posts: 9709
Joined: Tue Mar 16, 2004 4:57 pm
Location: Beyond the Thunderdome...
Contact:

Re: Drinking wine

Postby General Mutante » Sat May 04, 2013 6:07 pm

I got given a really flash bottle of Merlot last night for my going away party at work. It was fucking awesome. Can't quite recall what it was called. My colleague Andrea got it for me. I'd trained her up to do my job and she's inheriting some of my crew and she'd said she'd shout me a bottle. I told her that my peasant palette likes rough red and not to fuss but she went out and got the fancy shit. It was a very nice gesture.
Little Miss Twoshoes wrote:Violent period sex is a pretty good indicator that you're into someone, I think

FC wrote:I like that the swearing is removed. That's gangsta.

http://carnival01.bandcamp.com/

User avatar
Hipster_Faggot
Posts: 833
Joined: Sun Jul 04, 2010 10:13 pm

Re: Drinking wine

Postby Hipster_Faggot » Sun May 05, 2013 5:53 pm

Image

User avatar
Philfy Vermin
Posts: 2438
Joined: Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:13 am
Location: pointing two fingers at head and making 'peow' noises

Re: Drinking wine

Postby Philfy Vermin » Sun May 05, 2013 7:17 pm

probably be keen to sample it, probably rather drink stones mac tho.
Hail to the demons of the earth and kaos anarchy and destruction to those who exploit our human rights and starve the poor and make us suffer for the dead now walk the earth the armys of the dead hail vampires and all creatures of the night hail to the white moon and drtink the blood of our enimies and paint the town red


General Mutante wrote:You're so controversial. I can't handle it.

User avatar
Marrow
real poo particles
Posts: 3748
Joined: Sun Aug 03, 2008 12:38 pm
Location: lost in the Warp
Contact:

Re: Drinking wine

Postby Marrow » Mon May 06, 2013 12:00 am

Found out about Whisky Macs when a bartender made me something similar last week.
The good news was I already had a bottle of Stones (red) in my room, but the downside was the only scotch I had handy was a bottle of Macallan 12. Still, pretty damn tasty.
Dead Kid wrote:Just leave your friends at home this time eh... Spelling-Mistake Chris, Hit On All The Moderators Chris, Anti-Social Chris, and I think that's when Make-Every-Thread-Twice-As-Long-As-It-Needs-To-Be Chris showed up. I'm telling you, you've got to sort your foruming out bro
PertHJ wrote:You can't drink your coffee and fuck it too

Kerry
Posts: 2719
Joined: Mon Sep 03, 2007 2:43 pm
Location: Berlin

Re: Drinking wine

Postby Kerry » Wed May 08, 2013 3:23 pm

Waiting on a half dozen case of gold medal French Syrah to arrive... La Chapelle Montmija... Never had it. Was a sweet deal for $60 (normally $168). Organic too. Hope it's dece. :drinking:
Rob wrote:you are down a dead end street with no hope of every doing anything

User avatar
Tartanperil
Posts: 1448
Joined: Fri Feb 19, 2010 1:56 am
Location: Dunedin

Re: Drinking wine

Postby Tartanperil » Tue Aug 27, 2013 4:02 pm

bad news.

McGuigan Chardonnay - the best of the bargain chardonnays, often found for $7.99 on special- has gone crap; at least my last one was :( Sweet to the point adding some dry white cask wine improved it!

User avatar
Lurch
Posts: 3611
Joined: Wed Sep 15, 2004 11:27 pm
Location: Hillcrest, Hamilton

Re: Drinking wine

Postby Lurch » Tue Aug 27, 2013 5:49 pm

Because Chardonnay is getting popular again, and a few years back the big guys short-sightedly ripped out a significant amount of vines in Gisborne. The last few vintages in Australia haven't been that great either, so if they were getting juice from there that is another reason quality is suffering. At the shop we are really struggling to find anything worth buying that we can retail for less than $16.99.
Image

User avatar
PertHJ
Inventor of 'LOAL'
Posts: 19622
Joined: Tue Aug 20, 2002 8:53 pm
Location: Milano

Re: Drinking wine

Postby PertHJ » Tue May 09, 2017 4:56 pm

Been enjoying wine over beer lately, but don't really know fuck all about it, but prefer oaky reds

My top wine o the moment is the st Claire merlot cab Malbec - somewhere between $12 and $14 at countdown.
http://hungjurynz.bandcamp.com/
http://www.discogs.com/user/pertHJ

Drinking beers, hell yeah!! Smoking dope, KICK TO THROAT!!

User avatar
bruce wayne
Posts: 1676
Joined: Wed Mar 08, 2006 3:25 pm
Location: wayne manor

Re: Drinking wine

Postby bruce wayne » Wed May 10, 2017 7:38 am

Image

User avatar
9seconds
Posts: 1739
Joined: Thu Jun 19, 2014 8:16 pm

Re: Drinking wine

Postby 9seconds » Wed May 10, 2017 7:57 am

Image
Image
"Look how happy he is"

User avatar
9seconds
Posts: 1739
Joined: Thu Jun 19, 2014 8:16 pm

Re: Drinking wine

Postby 9seconds » Tue May 16, 2017 3:40 pm

Marrow wrote:Found out about Whisky Macs when a bartender made me something similar last week.
The good news was I already had a bottle of Stones (red) in my room, but the downside was the only scotch I had handy was a bottle of Macallan 12. Still, pretty damn tasty.

you dont need good whisky for whisky mac, its also good with rum, if you like rum.

kinda hanging out for a bit of this right now, being so cold and all
Image
"Look how happy he is"


Return to “Reviews”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests