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Old 12-01-2012, 09:27 PM   #61
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That sure is purty!
As I noted in the post, I linked that photo from Wikipedia to show the right glassware for cognac sipping. But now that I have more time to take my own photo, I think mine is "purtier". I mean the glass, not my hand in the following photo.
Actually, I was talking about the color of the cognac LOL! I didn't even notice the glass.

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This reminded me of a bottle of Marsala I had for a while since I last made chicken marsala. Recently remembered it, and made pork marsala with a 4-yr old opened bottle. Did not taste anything funny, though my palate is admittedly not that fine.
Hmmmmm - my bottle of Marsala may be older than that!
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Old 12-01-2012, 10:34 PM   #62
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Actually, I was talking about the color of the cognac LOL! I didn't even notice the glass.
Then, I should have poured out a shot of my XO to show in the photo how it had a rich and darker color than that in the Wikipedia photo. Yeah, my Cognac is better than his Cognac, whoever that photo poster is.

And then, I remember that Cognac makers are allowed to use caramel for color enhancement. Surely, Remy Martin does not do that. Or do they?
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Old 12-06-2012, 07:32 PM   #63
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I wonder what pathogens start growing after the "Best Taste Before" date... and how we'd be able to tell!

I suspect Baileys would outlast a Twinkie, but I'm not sure that I'd survive the research.
As a ER project, I will start this important test in the name of science!
Thanks for the helpful encouragement. I will go have some now.
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I only have about 1 drink a week, but with 15-18 college student employees anything I want to get rid of goes to a good home.
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