Video – Zoltan Szabo & The Wine Baron pick out one of the star wines of the previous evening…

There were lots of bubbies opened by sabre last night for Vidal Blonde’s birthday bash, but (wo)man does not live by bubbly alone. There were some still wines to be enjoyed as well. Zoltan and I agree, the Viewpointe Syrah was gorgeous. 2007 High Pointe Syrah: My notes: Warm earthy aromas of dark berries &Continue reading “Video – Zoltan Szabo & The Wine Baron pick out one of the star wines of the previous evening…”

Zoltan does the Champagne Sabre at the Wine Baron’s rez. Pre-cursor to him going for the world record.

The ritual dates back to the time of the Huszars. A theatrical way to open a bottle of Sparkling wine. Here he does it on a bottle of Valdivieso sparkling (blanc de blanc). He is planning to break the world record soon! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TK4HrEPhjIE