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Anthony Minne and Paul Brady

As sommelier Anthony Minne and I began a blind tasting of an Italian Pinot Noir he’d been raving about, with a 2006 red Burgundy, my sister, Melissa King, observed that readers might like an outsider’s view of what really goes on at one of our tastings. Melissa is a freelance writer in the Detroit area and has done some reporting on wine and music.

I am what my brother Paul calls “a recreational wine drinker.” Though I like to think this is said with some affection, the label is most often slung at me after I admit to some oeno-egregious offense such as drinking wine without food or asking him not to chew his wine in front of me (I can’t stand the noise). In short, I am not his first choice taster for a wine panel. (more…)


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