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Open That Bottle Night 2012

Swiftly approaching: Open That Bottle Night. This used to be one of my favorite holidays.  Now it’s more of a fondness than a necessity. I plan to open the 2005 Meriwether Pinot Gris on Saturday, February 25.  What about you?  

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A Mini “Open That Bottle Night”

When we at Wine Dine With Us get together, one thing is pretty much guaranteed: wine will be flowing!  Over the years, we have organized our wine selections to prepare for our wine tasting exams at BU, around a variety of seasonal and varietal themes, and most memorably for Open That Bottle Night (OTBN). But […]

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OTBN – December 2009

RODNEY IS A PERFECT TEN After rescuing my OTBN choice and its pairings from the confines of my trunk (it’s showing signs of December in New England), I strode purposefully towards Rodney’s house. That is, until I realized I had no clue what number he is. I knew the general location and as I neared […]

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OTBN History

I used to get paid to read the newspaper.  Four actually. Well, that’s not entirely true.  Part of my job included reading the newspaper.  I inherited the four papers my predecessor preferred to read; one of which was The Wall Street Journal. And so I would sit at my desk with my coffee and read four […]

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