"So what do you think of it?"
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"Not much - just flushing out my arteries."
"Haven't you ever seen California wine being made before?"
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"What do you have in investment-grade reds?"
Advanced course at the Wine Appreciation Institute in my house.
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"Let me guess. You had it up to here with the world of business, so you packed it all in and started your own winery."
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After the breakup of Bacchus, Inc.
"Don't bother waiting up tonight. I've got my wine-awareness group."
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"It's a naive domestic Burgundy without any breeding, but I think you'll be amused by its presumption."
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"Our house wine is abominable."
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"I make it myself!"
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"My book club is doing some really good noir, though I forget if it's pinot or grenache."
"Our best-rated over 700 in both Math and Verbal."
"I said, 'Fetch Chardonnay,' not 'Riesling.'"
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"If the weather stays good, we could end up in a very prestigious 1992 Cabernet Sauvignon."
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"That's between me and my vintner."
"My compliments, Stefan. Marvellous wine, excellent reception."
"I don't remember the name, but it had a taste that I liked."
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"I broke out that wine we were saving for that day that never comes."
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"I hope this is the right wine for reading and ignoring one another."
A dancing woman holding a glass of wine
"If it's really his private reserve, what's it doing for sale?"