Tag Archives: Bibemus

Bibemus & the Mountain of Monforte

23 Apr
2013
Bibemus Climbed the Mountain of Monforte

Bibemus climbing every mountain. Yodel ay ee ooooo.

On Wednesday 20th March, the Bibemus gang and their fellow Italophiles gathered together to taste a mountain of Barolo from Monforte d’Alba. Fourteen of them, to be precise. Special international guests included Massimo Benevelli of Piero Benevelli wines and Robert Bava and his daughter Francesca from Cocchi Americano.

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Bibemus & ABBA do Chianti & the Super-duper Tuscans

4 Dec
2012

“Super-duper Tuscans gonna blind me
But I won’t feel blue
Like I always do
‘Cause Chianti’s in the crowd there too”

[Apologies from the daggy Krystina for ruining Abba’s Super Trooper song. On a side note, did you ever notice how annoying Agnetha’s pointing arm gets after the third time?]

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Bibemus Boozes on Barolo & the Red Panty Threesome

28 Aug
2012

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On Monday the 20th August, an Italian-loving wine club experienced an evening entitled ‘Bibemus Boozes on Barolo‘. While it may not be the most eloquent choice of expression in relation to such a noble wine, it was deemed delightful by Bibemus’ core members nonetheless.

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Bibemus boards the Brunello train. With surprise guest, Jean Claude Van Damme

10 Jul
2012

During June’s waxing crescent moon and under the watchful eye of team Bibemus, fourteen Italophiles converged in the darkness outside the Carlton Wine Room and craned their necks towards the sparkling night sky.

Together they chanted:

star light star bright, wine, quote, poem

Adapted by La Donna del Vino

The stars twinkled back at the happy group. Their wish would be granted.

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