What a wonderful evening with the priests of St. Thomas More Priory! Bordeaux wine (my treat), Islay scotch whisky, pipe smoking, fine cheeses and crisps, and especially intelligent conversation. I will be a regular. Such hospitality!
Church was an all day affair today. After Holy Mass, there was the children’s All Saints’ Day pageant and a picnic. I brought quality wine to share — and stemware worthy of it — much to the people’s delight (last year was supermarket “wine” and silly glasses). After good conversation and judicious drinking came Solemn […]
It’s a bit spartan, but this is a regular supper of mine. A whole rainbow trout and a bottle (or two) of fine French wine. Can you identify the other objects (and beings) in the photo?
A new wine tonight: Chateau Roques Mauriac 2010. It is said to have earned 91 points from Wine Spectator, for whatever that’s worth.
Set for another evening of Burns and Bordeaux…