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  1. sour_grapes attached a file to the thread Post a photo, any photo.

    Looking through some old pix, decided to share this photo of the green-sand beach on the south end of the Big Island (Hawaii). [ATTACH]...

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  2. sour_grapes replied to the thread What's new in your cellar?.

    We opened one to check out and to go with the beef tenderloin. Yeah, it is a decent Chianti, no more, no less. Decent pucker factor...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 2:44 AM
  3. sour_grapes replied to the thread What R you doing today?.

    Okay, I made a mistake in my earlier post. I should have said: Mike, you have CRAZY talent, my friend. Edited to add: Wow! Check out...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 2:36 AM
  4. sour_grapes replied to the thread Joining the group Take II ....

    Welcome! I cannot help you with grape-growing, but hopefully someone else can!

    Feb 17, 2020 at 2:34 AM
  5. sour_grapes liked Kraffty's post in the thread What R you doing today?.

    All done, at this point, with watercolor, you can't really fix any mistakes only mess thing up so this is as good as this one will get....

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  6. sour_grapes liked 1d10t's post in the thread "The price of wine is dropping fast".

    The implication is that perhaps we should make as much as we can for the next three years?

    Feb 17, 2020 at 2:31 AM
  7. sour_grapes attached a file to the thread What's for Dinner?.

    Tonight we had roast baby potatoes with some herbs and some heat; roast artichokes with lemon and EVOO; roasted Romanesco broccoli with...

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  8. sour_grapes liked geek's post in the thread What's for Dinner?.

    You hit it out of the park Paul.!!

    Feb 17, 2020 at 2:22 AM
  9. sour_grapes liked Rocky's post in the thread Have some Madeira....

    Fair enough.

    Feb 17, 2020 at 2:19 AM
  10. sour_grapes replied to the thread Have some Madeira....

    Not sure what prompted the "good old days" speech. Although you used the imperative, I will take your "lighten up" directive as a...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 9:38 PM
  11. sour_grapes replied to the thread port. floor corker problem.

    I just looked at mine and compared it to your pictures. Honestly, it looks just about the same. (Mine works fine.)

    Feb 16, 2020 at 8:16 PM
  12. sour_grapes replied to the thread BM45 and the 15% ABV Wall.

    This made me smile. Indeed, I think you did!

    Feb 16, 2020 at 8:06 PM
  13. sour_grapes liked FunkedOut's post in the thread BM45 and the 15% ABV Wall.

    I just set aside a quart of the must and sprinkled 5g of EC1118 on top. I didn't bother with the rehydration procedure on this bit,...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 8:05 PM
  14. sour_grapes replied to the thread BM45 and the 15% ABV Wall.

    FWIW, I have had BM45 take me from 1.106 to 0.991.

    Feb 16, 2020 at 6:50 PM
  15. sour_grapes replied to the thread "The price of wine is dropping fast".

    Yeah, when I read that article, I couldn't decide it was good news or bad news. Hope it does not portend long-term ill for the wine...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 4:48 PM
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