User #104,760 signed up 1/2/2010 and last accessed 7/31/2015

randyjc Is a Fan(9)

1 to 3 of 9

  1. Billy Swan

    Billy Swan

    220 Tasting Notes

  2. Billy Swan

    Billy Swan

    220 Tasting Notes

  3. Sheila62


    469 Tasting Notes


Fans Of randyjc(16)

1 to 3 of 16

  1. cookiefiend


    152 Tasting Notes

  2. junglejuice


    307 Tasting Notes

  3. DSimmons


    1,709 Tasting Notes


Friends of randyjc(2)

  1. Poor Robert

    Poor Robert

    0 Tasting Notes

  2. Wiltse


    46 Tasting Notes

Member since January 2010

This user's profile is not public.

No votes recorded.

  • 2011 Château Val Joanis Luberon Tradition

    One of the more incredible QPR wines I have run across in many a moon. Indistinguishable, for me anyway, from a solid St. Joseph. Nice depth of flavor, restrained acidity, a long and nuanced finish. Remarkable.

    1 person found this helpful, do you? Yes - No / Comment

  • 2012 Walter Scott Pinot Noir Dumb Ox

    This is a beautiful wine - true to its Pommard roots, with silky texture and vivid red fruits. The nose is worth the price of admission - imagine picking a ripe strawberry in the mid-afternoon and mashing the warm fruit between your hands and then smelling it. That's the smell of this wine. Wonderful balance, fine-grained tannins and long finish. Captivating.

    Do you find this review helpful? Yes - No / Comment

  • 2005 Poderi Aldo Conterno Barolo

    This presents itself as a reasonably good Barbaresco in that the wine was pretty simple. Red fruit, a bit of menthol on the nose, decent acidity. It was distinguished only by a lengthy finish that started tannic and then dissolved in an entirely pleasant way. I had opened (but not decanted) six hours before dinner. Wine poured in the glass to track evolution showed not much - a bit of softening of tannins over time. None of the characteristics of a really good Barolo - no rose petals, no tar. Good thing I bought this cheap.
    Okay. So I was hasty. Three days later this turned into something with depth, soft tannins and a fair bit of burly grace. Still aggressively acidic but if I had more I would sit on it five years or so. Originally scored 87 but has improved to something more like 90. Not quite but close.

    Do you find this review helpful? Yes - No / Comment

View all 226 Tasting Notes

Message Board Post Public Message

  • No messages posted.