- Vina Ardanza Rioja reserve 2005 Very ordinary, fruity 87 pts
- Celebrating US Open weekend over tapas with Kook @ Boqueria. Raonic, Azarenka, Tsonja, Bryan Bros & cute kids from NO.
- Alex's birthday wine at blue duck tavern
- Pasta pizza great Italian food
- Cedar, tobacco and spice hints frame dried cherry, berry and vanilla. finish of bitter cherry, loganberry,licorice 92-93