A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers .The Exordium.

Dicitur Exordium I was assisted in writing this Exordium (or opening) by an elegant black bottle of Chateau Rocher Gardat Montagne-Saint-Emilion 2016. A one-hundred point killer from France. A 90% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Franc blend. Tight structure. Silky tannins. Vanilla, oak, cranberry, blackberry. Moderate acidity. Juicy finish. “Deceit for personal gain is one ofContinue reading “A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers .The Exordium.”

A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers + Part I

Dicitur Pars Unus I was assisted in writing this Part One by a grand bottle of Cerretalto Brunello di Montalcino 2013. This shit is $235 dollars a hit Man. Whew! From Tuscany Italy. Powerful structure, concentration, and complexity. An Eastern Edge Brunello with multi-layered tannins. Spice, cherries, blackberries, tobacco, oak. A fitting wine to startContinue reading “A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers + Part I”

A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers + Part II

Dicitur Pars Duo I was assisted in writing this Part Two by a bottle of Kallan Vintners Anza Diem Proprietary Red 2017. Very impressive. Fine, complex structure. Raspberries, cherries, black pepper, honeydew melon, wood. Peppery nose. Medium finish. “Arguments cannot be answered by personal abuse; there is no logic in slander, and falsehood, in theContinue reading “A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers + Part II”

A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers + Part III

Dicitur Pars Tribus I was assisted in writing this Part Three by a sweet bottle of Stag’s Leap – “The Investor” Red 2015. A grand Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Syrah, Merlot, and Malbec blend. Fruity nose. Full structure. Blackberry, vanilla, spice, licorice, plums. Balanced acidity. Moderate tannins. Bold finish. “We are of the opinionContinue reading “A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers + Part III”

A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers + Part IV

Dicitur Pars Quattuor I was assisted in writing this Part Four by a bottle of Leviathan California Red 2017. This is a badass Napa Valley red blend of Cabernet Franc, Petite Verdot, and Cabernet Sauvignon. Fine cigar nose. Blackberry jam, black currant, vanilla, spice, oak, honey. Background sweetness. Tight structure. Velvety finish. “We need politicalContinue reading “A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers + Part IV”

A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers + Part V

Dicitur Pars Quinque I was assisted in writing this Part Five by a bottle of Belle Glos Balade Pinot Noir 2016. This is a brilliant red from the Russian River Valley – California. Balanced structure. Strawberry jam nose. Cherry, blackberries, raspberries, cola, oak, some vanilla. Elegant and silky. Moderate acidity. Beautiful tannins. Clean finish. “I’mContinue reading “A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers + Part V”

A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers .The Terminus.

Dicitur Terminus I was assisted in writing this Terminus (or closing) by a solid bottle of Bramare Chanares Estates Cabernet Franc 2015. Beautiful. Had to get serious and close this motherfucker out properly with a $120 Uco Valley Argentina Cabernet Franc. What the fuck else was I supposed to use? Just needed to close thisContinue reading “A Freedmen Absolute Response to Critics and Chiselers .The Terminus.”

Ten Paragraphs

I was assisted in writing this post by a beautifully delicious bottle of Bread & Butter Cabernet Sauvignon 2018. Bold and silky. Balanced structure. High Napa Valley class at a decent price. Dried cherries, lychee juice, blueberries, chocolate, vanilla, tobacco. Medium acidity. Soft tannins. Medium but slightly dry finish. The ineradicable ethno-continental severance was establishedContinue reading “Ten Paragraphs”

The Failure Of The CBC

I was assisted in writing this post by a bottle of Francis Ford Coppola Diamond Collection Malbec (Celestial Blue Label) 2017. This bad boy is a deep CaliforniaMalbec. Strong flavors of currant, plum, walnut. Dense on the palate. Powerful structure. Medium tannins. Dry but crisp finish. It is time to get seriously self- interested inContinue reading “The Failure Of The CBC”