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09.10.2010

Vinography Images: The Cellar

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The Cellar
Old wine cellars are magical places. One of my favorite smells in the world is the damp woody winey smell of a barrel cellar. And when they have the patina of ancient use like this cellar at Casillero del Diablo in Chile, they're a feast for the eyes as well. -- Alder Yarrow

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Comments (3)

Per-BKWine wrote:
09.12.10 at 7:00 AM

Very nice. Have unfortunately never (yet) been to Chile.
-P

09.14.10 at 3:34 PM

Wow, our cellar has nothing on this one. Looks fantastic and would be a perfect place to hold tastings as well. Awesome.

Keith wrote:
09.16.10 at 6:15 PM

Wow, brought me instantly back to my tour through that same space in Dec 2008. Was not anywhere near as well lighted, which made it a tad spooky. I too list barrel room as among my absolutely favorite smells, and that CdD room was simply an aromatic heaven.

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