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Chianti is delicious

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by Keoking, Dec 31, 2012.

  1. Keoking

    Keoking

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    Just drank a beer, then shared a bottle of Da Vinci Chianti with the wife. Wow, that is pretty good. Had some apple slices and sharp cheddar cheese with the wine. The kid stole half my cheese, but I got enough.
    Where is the "I'm drunk" smiley?
    Am I in GTSD now, or do I have to fill out a form or something?
     
  2. Patchman

    Patchman Florist

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    Try fresh liver and fava beans with chianti. It comes highly recommended. :)
     

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    Wine (specifically Chianti) is one thing the Italians do right. There are a lot of good ones on the shelf for cheap.




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  4. Rick C

    Rick C affiant

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    OP - Free form does not require a license.:cool:
     
  5. costanza187

    costanza187 I like Macs

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    Yes I agree, Chianti is a good wine.
     
  6. Badger54

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    You beat me to the Hannibal reference lol.
     
  7. Dennis in MA

    Dennis in MA Get off my lawn

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    Not a big fan. Most bottles taste. . . thin. Like its real red wine watered down or something.
     
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    Some Chianti can be thin but the good stuff goes great with pasta and lamb dishes, IMO. Look for the Gallo Nero, 2006, 2007, 2009.


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    This is the bottle on the table in "Hannibal", from the scene where he carefully cleans his fingerprints from the wine glass, very nice Chianti, BTW. I still have nightmares from that movie, yikes.
     
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    You Know Da** Right!!!
     
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  10. cowboywannabe

    cowboywannabe you savvy?

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    reserva ducale is a good one.
     
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    good to know you enjoyed the Da Vinci! I got my girlfriend's father a bottle for x-mas
     
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    .264 magnum CLM

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    So you are a Barolo or maybe an Amarone guy?
     
  13. Cybercowboy

    Cybercowboy Support the 2nd

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    Tonight we opened a 1999 Markham Reserve cab. It was great. Not a chianti though. :D
     
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    You can't get in until you get the letters in the right order. :tongueout: Good luck doing that while you're drunk. :rofl: :rofl: