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Bob Gorman hosted this year's Alexia Moore Birthday Bash
and we had a wonderful backyard barbecue in San Bruno, California.
We then opened the Laurent Perrier Grande Sicle
Champagne...this is a splendid bottle of bubbly. The wine is a blend of
several vintages and it's wonderfully dry and crisp. What a refreshing
departure from the normal bottles of bubbly and table wines which often are low
in acidity or a bit sweet!
The birthday girl "probes" the Champagne.
Soon it was time to sit down and open some bottles...
We had two superb Sauvignon Blanc wines to pair with the
Obester's outstanding Ceviche.
Sure, the vittles look good...but we didn't forget the
wine. Alexia pulled a couple of 1976 vintage reds from the cellar.
Bob then brought out an assortment of cheeses to pair with
the Domaine Gros Frres wines...
Paul and Sandy soon broke out into a chorus of song,
singing "Happy Birthday..."
It was then time for a few birthday gifts and some
Alexia appears perplexed by the "Jesus Action
Sandy and Paul liked the idea of "it turning water
Sandy and Paul found a nice little jacket for Alexia...this
is less miraculous a gift than Bob's "action" figure.
Meanwhile, Bob had plenty of clean-up chores in the
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WEIMAX June 17, 2019