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by AD Northup
January 18th, 2021, 5:38 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2017 Fonseca Porto Vintage...
Replies: 13
Views: 631

Re: 2017 Fonseca Porto Vintage...

B. Buzzini wrote: January 18th, 2021, 4:12 pm Picked up a few for the cellar...actually $28 with a 10% 6 bottle discount! [wow.gif] I think the 375's are the perfect size for me here!
Absolute steal
by AD Northup
January 18th, 2021, 8:45 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 50% off vinguardvalise
Replies: 61
Views: 3672

Re: 50% off vinguardvalise

All of the suitcase products are on sale today for $115. Great deal for others like me who have still be holding out.
by AD Northup
January 17th, 2021, 10:54 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2017 Fonseca Porto Vintage...
Replies: 13
Views: 631

Re: 2017 Fonseca Porto Vintage...

Yeah killer deal on the splits...would be very interested in knowing where if there are any left.
by AD Northup
January 16th, 2021, 7:26 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 15288
Views: 780809

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

Robert.A.Jr. wrote: January 16th, 2021, 7:25 pm
AD Northup wrote: January 16th, 2021, 5:10 pm
Robert.A.Jr. wrote: January 16th, 2021, 2:14 pm 6 x 2019 Halcon Alturas
Same here [cheers.gif]

I thank/blame William Kelley
Billy is late to the game! Halcon been killing it since their original release, which was all of $20!

;)
Been the star of BSD for me for awhile...especially the magnum deals (listen up everyone)
by AD Northup
January 16th, 2021, 6:58 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS: The Unicorniest of Wines. People are saying
Replies: 2
Views: 756

Re: FS: The Unicorniest of Wines. People are saying

Well then

No trades obviously...?
by AD Northup
January 16th, 2021, 5:10 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 15288
Views: 780809

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

Robert.A.Jr. wrote: January 16th, 2021, 2:14 pm 6 x 2019 Halcon Alturas
Same here [cheers.gif]

I thank/blame William Kelley
by AD Northup
January 15th, 2021, 7:10 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Screaming eagle
Replies: 25
Views: 2692

Re: Screaming eagle

Ian S wrote: January 15th, 2021, 7:08 pm $2600 per bottle? [swoon.gif] Imagine how much great Riesling you could buy with that kind of quid. [wow.gif]
G-Max?
by AD Northup
January 15th, 2021, 5:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Screaming eagle
Replies: 25
Views: 2692

Re: Screaming eagle

Are you telling me the MAILING LIST price for the 2018 is going to be $2500 per bottle???? No this was from a store in NYC Still not getting it? Michael said his offer was $100 over 'list' price, then said offer was $2600? Is his 'list' price NOT meaning mailing list price? Have to have him explain...
by AD Northup
January 15th, 2021, 5:20 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Screaming eagle
Replies: 25
Views: 2692

Re: Screaming eagle

B. Buzzini wrote: January 15th, 2021, 5:20 pm
AD Northup wrote: January 15th, 2021, 5:05 pm
B. Buzzini wrote: January 15th, 2021, 4:56 pm

Confused MC??? [scratch.gif] $2600 per bottle, or 3 pack? List price is $1050 per bottle(2016)?
That was per bottle
Are you telling me the MAILING LIST price for the 2018 is going to be $2500 per bottle????
No this was from a store in NYC
by AD Northup
January 15th, 2021, 5:05 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Screaming eagle
Replies: 25
Views: 2692

Re: Screaming eagle

B. Buzzini wrote: January 15th, 2021, 4:56 pm
Mich@el Ch@ng wrote: January 15th, 2021, 4:40 pm
William Gladstone wrote: January 15th, 2021, 4:37 pm

Would you mind to share where you saw this offer?
if it is not privileged or taking anything away from you?
thanks
William
was from morrell for 2600
Confused MC??? [scratch.gif] $2600 per bottle, or 3 pack? List price is $1050 per bottle(2016)?
That was per bottle
by AD Northup
January 15th, 2021, 4:36 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 15288
Views: 780809

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

Robert.A.Jr. wrote: January 15th, 2021, 3:34 pm 2005 Domaine Levet La Chavaroche
Purchase went through then they emailed to say they didn’t actually have it...good get
by AD Northup
January 15th, 2021, 2:15 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: LTB 2018 Screaming Eagle - We will beat other offers
Replies: 9
Views: 848

Re: LTB 2018 Screaming Eagle - We will beat other offers

William Gladstone wrote: January 15th, 2021, 2:13 pm
AD Northup wrote: January 15th, 2021, 1:44 pm Got an email offer today at 2600 a bottle...
do you mean 2600 for the 3 pack?
or you rec'd a commercial offer from someone other than the winery?
those prices are what trading co's are sending around.
Per bottle commercial offer, just a data point
by AD Northup
January 15th, 2021, 1:44 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: LTB 2018 Screaming Eagle - We will beat other offers
Replies: 9
Views: 848

Re: LTB 2018 Screaming Eagle - We will beat other offers

Got an email offer today at 2600 a bottle...
by AD Northup
January 15th, 2021, 5:58 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2018 Ridge Evangelho (USA, California, San Francisco Bay, Contra Costa County)
Replies: 23
Views: 986

Re: TN: 2018 Ridge Evangelho (USA, California, San Francisco Bay, Contra Costa County)

Thanks for the tasting note Adam. I would love to try a side by side tasting with Ridge, Bedrock, and Desire Lines Evangelho Funny you should mention that. I have now built a tasting flight that includes all of those plus Dirty & Rowdy Evangelho Mourvedre. Should be fun - whenever I can get my ...
by AD Northup
January 15th, 2021, 5:56 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2018 Ridge Evangelho (USA, California, San Francisco Bay, Contra Costa County)
Replies: 23
Views: 986

Re: TN: 2018 Ridge Evangelho (USA, California, San Francisco Bay, Contra Costa County)

Funny you should mention that. I have now built a tasting flight that includes all of those plus Dirty & Rowdy Evangelho Mourvedre. Should be fun - whenever I can get my tasting group back together. That does sound like a fun tasting for sure - of course, each of these will be different not onl...
by AD Northup
January 14th, 2021, 4:25 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FT: 2015 Raveneau Montee de Tonnerre
Replies: 4
Views: 255

Re: FT: 2015 Raveneau Montee de Tonnerre

Curtis Chen wrote: January 14th, 2021, 4:02 pm Rav MDT drooooooool
I hear you’re flush in Cristal..
by AD Northup
January 14th, 2021, 3:56 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FT: 2015 Raveneau Montee de Tonnerre
Replies: 4
Views: 255

Re: FT: 2015 Raveneau Montee de Tonnerre

Mark Y wrote: January 14th, 2021, 3:30 pm 8

Wait...
[rofl.gif]
by AD Northup
January 14th, 2021, 3:11 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FT: 2015 Raveneau Montee de Tonnerre
Replies: 4
Views: 255

FT: 2015 Raveneau Montee de Tonnerre

One bottle available for trade. Looking for champagne or red burg primarily but open to any offers. Also willing to negotiate cash if preferred.
by AD Northup
January 13th, 2021, 7:51 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 3101
Views: 211215

Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

2015 Under the Mountain...such a different heritage. Darker fruited than expected. Nice with a long decant.
by AD Northup
January 13th, 2021, 4:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wait list times
Replies: 151
Views: 17099

Re: Wait list times

Kinsman is already on a waitlist I believe I’d get on it ASAP ... One of the 16’s just got 100 from Galloni (along with being a top 10 or 20 or something wine of the year for 2020), and that list isn’t going to get any shorter. I got on the list shortly after tasting a Sleeping Lady ‘16 I got in a ...
by AD Northup
January 13th, 2021, 4:13 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Dunn 2017 release
Replies: 40
Views: 2758

Re: Dunn 2017 release

Think you are right. I don't see this El Dorado on the picture I took of my 17s. Guess this one will be in high demand. Hopefully mailing list gets first crack... Amen to that. I did see Mike comment that it would cost more than the regular HM release. I was planning on buying large for their 18' v...
by AD Northup
January 13th, 2021, 4:04 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Dunn 2017 release
Replies: 40
Views: 2758

Re: Dunn 2017 release

100 points from AG for Dunn 2017 HM. Nice work! Is it normal HM? My bottles are at offsite, but saw the new “El Dorado” stamp... Think you are right. I don't see this El Dorado on the picture I took of my 17s. Guess this one will be in high demand. Hopefully mailing list gets first crack...
by AD Northup
January 13th, 2021, 3:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Dunn 2017 release
Replies: 40
Views: 2758

Re: Dunn 2017 release

Jeff_M. wrote: January 13th, 2021, 3:11 pm 100 points from AG for Dunn 2017 HM. Nice work!
Is it normal HM? My bottles are at offsite, but saw the new “El Dorado” stamp...
by AD Northup
January 12th, 2021, 8:52 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: Bedrock Zin MonteRosso '19...(short/boring)
Replies: 7
Views: 590

Re: TN: Bedrock Zin MonteRosso '19...(short/boring)

Hi Tom, Didn't Gallo cut off outside sales of MonteRosso fruit? I thought the opposite, that Vineyard Manager Brenae Royal was pushing to get Monte Rosso fruit into more producers' hands. As Brian said, both are true. On another note, a 2012 I had a few months ago was absolutely gorgeous, but still...
by AD Northup
January 12th, 2021, 7:37 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?
Replies: 200
Views: 7194

Re: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?

I’am not finish buying 2016 Barolo,and With brunello 2016 and Produttori 2016 riserva comming up, i wont last long [cheers.gif] Are the 2016 produttori riservas yet to come out? All i'm seeing is the assortment case I’ve seen a few offers, Morrell in NYC comes to mind, but at the high pricing discu...
by AD Northup
January 11th, 2021, 5:11 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 3101
Views: 211215

Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

WineBid has a bunch of Bedrock back vintage wines currently. shhhhhhhh [snort.gif] I want some too but my wallet will feel better if I don't win all the bids I plan to place :D Glad I didn’t win the 09/10...went to arrange shipping today and realized I already bought some a few months ago [snort.gif]
by AD Northup
January 11th, 2021, 1:41 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Classifying farmer fizz
Replies: 100
Views: 4134

Re: Classifying farmer fizz

Dan, are you suggesting that even in this heavily trafficked region by the critics that there are truly great undiscovered wines in the Wild? In one sense I find that quite exciting, but also hard to believe that the effort would be a worthwhile pursuit? Interesting growers still pop up. Generation...
by AD Northup
January 11th, 2021, 6:38 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Winebid Shipping
Replies: 43
Views: 3778

Re: Winebid Shipping

Gotta say, first time going through the self service shipment scheduling option on the full website (not mobile) today, and I really like how it works. Definitely a step up from past shipment scheduling.
by AD Northup
January 10th, 2021, 10:52 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Generosity of Berserkers
Replies: 47
Views: 2276

Re: The Generosity of Berserkers

Awesome story! Been the recipient of lots of kindness as well from board members, that’s how you build a community!
by AD Northup
January 9th, 2021, 5:22 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 3101
Views: 211215

Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

Am I allowed to say Wilde Farm Bedrock? 2015. Love this wine and after being open for five hours I think it’s as good a bottle as I’ve had. Pretty sure it would be unplaceable to me blind. A little bit California fruit, a little bit Loire cab franc, maybe some stemmy beaujolais? I think it’s comple...
by AD Northup
January 9th, 2021, 9:21 am
Forum: Commerce Corner Feedback
Topic: Gwagner aka Gerald Wagner A+
Replies: 4
Views: 119

Re: Gwagner aka Gerald Wagner A+

Seconded
by AD Northup
January 9th, 2021, 7:57 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?
Replies: 200
Views: 7194

Re: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?

Markus S wrote: January 9th, 2021, 7:53 am
AD Northup wrote: January 8th, 2021, 8:01 am So far I have only bought wine on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 7th and 8th
What happened to the 5th and 6th?? [scratch.gif]
A rare moment of restraint
by AD Northup
January 8th, 2021, 8:01 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?
Replies: 200
Views: 7194

Re: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?

So far I have only bought wine on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 7th and 8th
by AD Northup
January 6th, 2021, 8:18 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?
Replies: 200
Views: 7194

Re: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?

Buzz is already out. I’m holding steady so far though tempted twice. Confess in this thread when your holdout breaks and you succumb to your first 2021 purchase. First purchase January 2nd. A wine searcher alert showed up- I tend to purchase these alerts if the pricing is reasonable. 2000 Robert Ch...
by AD Northup
January 6th, 2021, 8:16 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 3101
Views: 211215

Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

Brian S t o t t e r wrote: January 5th, 2021, 9:49 pm WineBid has a bunch of Bedrock back vintage wines currently.
shhhhhhhh [snort.gif]
by AD Northup
January 6th, 2021, 8:11 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 15288
Views: 780809

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

Hart G wrote: January 6th, 2021, 7:10 am 5 x 2014 Prevost Fac-Simile
Mind sharing where?
by AD Northup
January 5th, 2021, 8:54 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO - 1991 Caifornia Cab Magnums
Replies: 2
Views: 235

ISO - 1991 Caifornia Cab Magnums

ISO a magnum or two of 91 CA cab for a sibling's 30th. Open to other wines/regions if in good condition as well. Happy to trade or send cash. Thanks!
by AD Northup
January 3rd, 2021, 4:57 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Sky Zinfandel Anyone?
Replies: 35
Views: 2669

Re: Sky Zinfandel Anyone?

Brian S t o t t e r wrote: January 3rd, 2021, 3:47 pm Did Sky Vineyard get completely razed with the fires this past year?
Believe it was the 2018 fire
by AD Northup
January 2nd, 2021, 4:44 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?
Replies: 200
Views: 7194

Re: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?

Yeah I was out quickly in the 1st...nothing today yet though!
by AD Northup
January 1st, 2021, 4:20 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What do you want to try in 2021????
Replies: 100
Views: 3467

Re: What do you want to try in 2021????

Robert.A.Jr. wrote: January 1st, 2021, 3:36 pm I hit Le Pin last night and DRC earlier this year. Gentaz really is that one, elusive wine that I would love to try. I assume it is cut from the same cloth as Verset and Juge. AD, I have lots of Juge, come cycling with me and we pop one!
Deal!
by AD Northup
January 1st, 2021, 4:09 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What do you want to try in 2021????
Replies: 100
Views: 3467

Re: What do you want to try in 2021????

Tough question... Red: Juge Cornas...already priced out of them generally, but want to taste one before they go even higher White: some sort of “a-ha” Riesling. Seems like there may be plenty out there for 2019, so just a matter of doing the legwork Can't help with Juge but I'm sure we could find a...
by AD Northup
January 1st, 2021, 3:18 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What do you want to try in 2021????
Replies: 100
Views: 3467

Re: What do you want to try in 2021????

Tough question...

Red: Juge Cornas...already priced out of them generally, but want to taste one before they go even higher

White: some sort of “a-ha” Riesling. Seems like there may be plenty out there for 2019, so just a matter of doing the legwork
by AD Northup
January 1st, 2021, 3:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Vinous: Some winery called “Bedrock” is apparently pretty good...
Replies: 21
Views: 1866

Re: Vinous: Some winery called “Bedrock” is apparently pretty good...

I will say, those Vinous maps are absolutely beautiful
by AD Northup
December 31st, 2020, 5:42 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Monte Bello Magnum 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 777

Re: Monte Bello Magnums! '12-'17

PM sent
by AD Northup
December 31st, 2020, 5:40 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Week 6 Virtual Tasting Series for Charity - Sparklers - Nate M for International Justice Mission - DEC30 - JAN6
Replies: 80
Views: 2043

Re: Week 6 Virtual Tasting Series for Charity - Sparklers - Nate M for International Justice Mission - DEC30 - JAN6

NYE bottle 2: 2002 Jean Laurent Champagne Blanc de Blancs Millésimé - France, Champagne (12/31/2020) Disgorged September 2020, 5 g/l dosage. Jean Laurent keeps a number of good vintage bottles in their cellars for late disgorgement special release, available by special order. I was turned on to this...
by AD Northup
December 31st, 2020, 10:02 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Week 6 Virtual Tasting Series for Charity - Sparklers - Nate M for International Justice Mission - DEC30 - JAN6
Replies: 80
Views: 2043

Re: Week 6 Virtual Tasting Series for Charity - Sparklers - Nate M for International Justice Mission - DEC30 - JAN6

NYE Bottle 1: NV Egly-Ouriet Champagne Grand Cru Brut - France, Champagne, Champagne Grand Cru (12/31/2020) D/G October 2019. Golden color, slightly oxidative as expected. Gripping lemon curd in the finish, lovely brioche and moderate red apple on the middle of the tongue. My first E-O, but certainl...
by AD Northup
December 31st, 2020, 7:34 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 15288
Views: 780809

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

2009 Magdelaine
by AD Northup
December 31st, 2020, 5:46 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Classifying farmer fizz
Replies: 100
Views: 4134

Re: Classifying farmer fizz

I’d put Laherte Freres in the hierarchy somewhere as well, tons of great cuvees coming out, and Grand Crayeres was up there with most of the best bubbly I had this year.
by AD Northup
December 30th, 2020, 8:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What bottle of wine did you open today?
Replies: 12663
Views: 507216

Re: What bottle of wine did you open today?

2012 Pierre Peters Les Chetillons BdB
2018 Dirty and Rowdy The Legends Rosewood Vineyard

Both are absolute fire
by AD Northup
December 30th, 2020, 5:13 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Week 6 Virtual Tasting Series for Charity - Sparklers - Nate M for International Justice Mission - DEC30 - JAN6
Replies: 80
Views: 2043

Re: Week 6 Virtual Tasting Series for Charity - Sparklers - Nate M for International Justice Mission - DEC30 - JAN6

2012 Pierre Péters Champagne Grand Cru Cuvée Speciale Blanc de Blancs Les Chetillons - France, Champagne, Champagne Grand Cru (12/30/2020) Very pale straw yellow. Terribly young, but so enjoyable already. Like a lot of Mesnil-sur-Ofer BdB there’s a strong/vibrant lemon curd to it slightly overtakin...

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