Archives for “drinks”

Weihenstephan and Marathon

On 12 October 2008 the Weihenstephan brewery was proud sponsor of the Munich marathon. The Amsterdam marathon, taking place one week later on 19 October, was ...


Torus Pacherenc du Vic-Bilh

Last night we had a great bottle of Pacherenc du Vic-Bilh for the second time! Pacherenc is a dry, white wine with a very characteristic ...


Red Bergerac 2005 at Tromp Winkel

I have always liked red Bergerac wines - strong, aromatic wines from the region east of Bordeaux, along the Dordogne river.  Bergerac wines are usually ...


Weihenstephan in Amsterdam

What a nice day! Sunshine, warm temperatures and blue sky. Such a pleasant surprise after this year's wet summer and the arctic temperatures of the ...


Hotel bars in Amsterdam

Just read the September issue of nl20, which has a great feature on hotel bars in Amsterdam. Hotel bars are a nice change from brown ...