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"I make it myself!"
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An Excellent Nose for Wine.
The First Wine Cave
Tags:wine cave, wine caves, winemaker, winemakers, vintner, vintners, wine-maker, wine-makers, wine storage, wine cellar, wine cellars, cavemen, caveman, prehistory, prehistoric, red wine, red wines, wine connoisseur, wine connoisseurs, wine lover, wine lovers, neanderthal, neanderthals, wine storage
'That's disappointing - we've only gotten 10 years out of this 'Vintage of the Century' sign.'
"Warm buttery overtones reminiscent of the summer sun setting over the Tuscan hills. A reipe peppery bouquet, shame it tastes like camel piss."
'How do I know we need to turn down the filtration system? - This is our cabernet sauvignon.'
"Now this is a Francis Ford Coppola. We still haven't been here quite long enough to be drinkable ourselves."
'The yeast cells are flocculating? - I don't think the kids are ready for that.'
"Not bad for prison Hooch. It lacks body, but I ain't complaining. The last time someone did, he added one."
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"We like you better than Robert Mondavi."
A janitor stomps on, mops up and bottles some grapes to make "Truly Affordable Beaujolais".
Tags:janitor, janitors, custodian, custodians, cleaner, cleaners, caretaker, caretakers, cleaning, grape, grapes, wine, wines, beaujolais, affordable, cheap, new york, new york city, ny, nyc, bronx, mop, mops, mopping, winemaking, winemaker, winemakers, vintner, vintners, winery, wineries, wine connoisseur, wine connoisseurs
'And this is our National Debt Red. It's deep, long-lasting, and we know there's going to be a lot of interest.'
'We outsource our grape juice, marketing, bottling and distribution, and yet he's supposed to give a speech tonight on winemaking - bosses,outsources,outbetter show him what a grape looks like.'
"Then the demons that drove me to Tangier to try to write fiction turned around and drove me to the Napa Valley to make wine."
"May we see something from local hydroponically grown grapes aged in casks made from non-endangered trees?"
Tags:wine, wines, wine list, wine lists, wine menu, wine menus, wine waiter, wine waiters, sommelier, sommeliers, environmentally friendly, foodie, foodies, winemaker, winemakers, winemaking, wine maker, wine makers, wine making, restaurant, waiter, localvore, hydroponics, diet, nutrition, trees, endangered species, vintner, vintners
"Why yes, I am a professional grape stomper...why do you ask?"
'Harry, you have impeccable qualifications. I'm pleased to offer you the position of Master Wine Maker.'
Wine: New and Old.
Please do not pet the grapes.
"If the vineyard needs rain, why don't you get the truck washed?"
"Sorry we won't be able to help repair your ship; our entire planet is devoted solely to making wine. I'm sure you must be devastated."
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'He's been in the wine business so long, he can remember when Chateau d'Yquem as Cabin d'Yquem.'
'How impressive! I had no idea they awarded a Nobel Prize for home winemaking.'
'I was working as a wine taster until the boss fired me for not drinking on the job.'
'No, I haven't gotten around to crushing the grapes, but I think have them pretty well intimidated.'