|Rating(1-10)||Knowledgeability = 10||Clarity of Response = 10||Politeness = 10|
|Comment||Thanks. I appreciate the answer. I just wanted to make sure it wasn't anything special. For that price we'll eventualloy invite friends and do a tasting. He also had some unopened bottles of Old Bushmills White Label, basic Jameson and a Tullamore Dew shaped like a jug. From what I can tell none of them are anything special. He probably got them from friends who bought average commercially available stuff as presents.|
I have spent most of my adult life eating and drinking throughout the world, and can usually remember some of it! With Rick Kushman of Capital Public Radio, I host a radio show and podcast called Bottletalk at rickandpaulwine.com, where I answer questions about food and drink on the air.
30 years in the business.
I have taught at Napa Valley College for the past 20 years.
Diageo Chateau & Estate Wines Company, The Court of Master Sommeliers, Constellation Wines, The Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux, Vinitaly, Napa County Agricultural Commissioner.