The wines commanding top price at auction (in 2008, a Salmanazar
of Ornellaia sold for $34,000), in restaurants (Chicago's Spiaggia -- nominated for James Beard's 2019 "Outstanding Wine Program" -- lists 2007 Ornellaia at $1,100) and shelf space in Chicagoland's finest retailers including Binny's, Eataly, Hart Davis Hart and Knightsbridge.
Longshot Olly Eden Salmanazar
2.05 Newbury Alan King's yard are flying and this consistent gelding rallied well to finish fourth last time out, shaping as though this longer trip could suit.
3.30 (2m 4f 139yds, PS8,300 added): 1 SALMANAZAR
(W Hutchinson) 10-1; 2 COTILLION 9-2; 3 GREAT LINK 15-2.
(2.40) finally got it together over fences at Kempton last time when dismissing the useful Ballyculla by nine lengths and should follow up on the likely soft ground.
UTTOXETER: 1.35 Young Cheddar, 2.05 Bladoun, 2.40 Salmanazar
, 3.15 TOMORROW CARLISLE: 2.30 Bobs Lord Tara, 3.05 DUKE OF NAVAN (NAP), 3.35 Central Flame, 4.05 Hada Men, 4.40 Walser, 5.10 Palypso De Creek.
"The opulence of the last 10 years has ended, when people were popping Salmanazar
(nine liter) and Jeroboam (three liter) bottles of champagne at nightclubs; people are showing off less," says Nagi Morkos, managing partner at Hodema, a consultancy service.
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(2.10 Warwick) sPEEDHORSE BRANDYWELL BOY (12.20 Lingfield)
TABLE 18.1 Standard Bottle Sizes Number of Standard-Sized Name for Name for Sparkling Bottles Volume Bordeaux-Shaped Wine Bottle Bottle 1/2 375 ml Half bottle or "tenth" Same 1 750 ml Bottle or "fifth" Same 2 1.5 L Magnum Same 4 3 L Double magnum Jeroboam 6 4.5 L Jeroboam Rehoboam 8 6 L Imperiale Methuselah 12 9 L Usually used for Salmanazar
sparkling wine 16 12 L Usually used for Balthazar sparkling wine 20 15 L Usually used for Nebuchadnezzar sparkling wine FIGURE 18.2 House Wines by the Glass Whites Columbia Crest Chardonnay $5.50 Campanile Pinot Grigio $5.00 Hugel Riesling $5.75 Reds Castle Rock Cabernet Sauvignon$5.50 Mark West Pinot Noir $5.75 Cline Zinfandel $5.75 Reserve Wines by the Glass Whites Brancott Sauvignon Blanc $7.00 St.
There are a variety of sizes, with the more common being Jeroboam, Rehoboam, Methuselah, Salmanazar
, Balthazar and Nebuchadnezzer - all named after Biblical figures.
And bar manager Tim Evans said Salamanza - derived from "Salmanazar
" which is a nine-litre bottle of Champagne - was already proving popular.
Table 16-1 Standard Bottle Sizes NUMBER OF STANDARD VOLUMES NAME FOR BORDEAUX NAME FOR SIZED BOTTLES SHAPED BOTTLE SPARKLING WINE BOTTLE 1/2 375 ml Half Bottle or same "tenth" 1 750 ml Bottle or "fifth" same 2 1.5 liters Magnum same 4 3 liters Double Magnum Jeroboam 6 4.5 liters Jeroboam Rehoboam 8 6 liters Imperiale Methuselah 12 9 liters Usually used for Salmanazar
sparkling wine 16 12 liters Usually used for Balthazar sparkling wine 20 15 liters Usually used for Nebuchadnezzar sparkling wine