December 11th found us at another fabulous Wine Dinner at The Buzz here in Boise. I think I enjoyed this monthly dinner as much as any that I have been to here at The Buzz. It was fantastic!
The crowd enjoyed themselves throughout the evening and really enjoyed the information that Cristi presented about Christmas around the world and some of the different customs associated with Christmas. For instance, did you know that the iconic image of Santa flying in a sleigh was created by the author Washington Irving in 1819 where he described St Nicholas soared across the sky in a dream?
Here are some photos of the evening and the wines that we had. Again, all are scored on the  point system. Enjoy and Cheers! Left-Click any of these photos to see view a larger photo.
The wines that we had as “Cristie’s Choice” were a 2011 Layer Cake Chardonnay that rates an  and for $14.00, it was well worth it. The other one that we had was a 2010 Layer Cake Primativo. This one rated a  and again, for $18.00 it was well worth it. So all together we had 7 wines and a full 5 course dinner. And all of this for $15.00 per person. Such a deal!!
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Bob and Robin said:
Hope to see you at the January dinner. Let Cristie know you saw it here. Cheers!
Boise Runner (@RunInBoise) said:
I am going to have to check this out. I have never done the buzz wine dinners yet!