Category Archives: Drinks

Pure enjoyment

I thoroughly enjoyed a good half of this bottle of whisky at my friend Michael Excellent stuff Even better when you know how it came about (read below the picture) To bolster team spirit on his Antarctic expedition (Nimrod, 1907), … Continue reading

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Wine in numbers

Some statistics I like…

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Another oldie

Copenhagen, Carslberg brewery. Note that there is nobody else except us. After each visit you could sample the beers. We just stayed in the sampling room all afternoon. If my memory is correct, the 3 Elephants beer was particularly strong. … Continue reading

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Another possibility

Very good wine indeed https://www.domainesibille.com  

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Tellement de choix

Il y a aussi Raymond bien sur…    

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I have ran out…

I have no more… Must go and get some.    

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Vendanges (Grapes harvest)

The “vendanges” started a few days ago. Like the rest of France, so far they are down 5% to 20% compared to last year. Quality should be a little bit better. I was quite amused by that sign this morning. … Continue reading

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