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by Ed Gonzales
October 12th, 2020, 7:51 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO: Ridge Tribidrag
Replies: 4
Views: 277

Re: ISO: Ridge Tribidrag

Anyone? Will pay premium.
by Ed Gonzales
October 9th, 2020, 6:32 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO: Ridge Tribidrag
Replies: 4
Views: 277

Re: ISO: Ridge Tribidrag

Steve Gautier wrote:
October 9th, 2020, 4:58 pm
You could also buy one from Lagier-Meredith.
i will also be doing this. hoping to try it side by side.

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by Ed Gonzales
October 9th, 2020, 2:48 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO: Ridge Tribidrag
Replies: 4
Views: 277

ISO: Ridge Tribidrag

Looking for a bottle of Ridge Tribidrag.

My in-laws are originally from Croatia. I would love to share a bottle with them for Thanksgiving.

Thank you in advance,
Ed [cheers.gif]
by Ed Gonzales
June 16th, 2020, 3:57 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Most disappointing 'great' wine you've ever had?
Replies: 164
Views: 5849

Re: Most disappointing 'great' wine you've ever had?

krug ambonnay - 95, 96, 00
by Ed Gonzales
May 12th, 2020, 2:41 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 1961
Replies: 38
Views: 1435

Re: 1961

alan weinberg wrote:
May 12th, 2020, 12:59 pm
Hahah re La Chapelle. Sell the house to buy that one.
or just trade a bottle of an off-vintage drc.

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by Ed Gonzales
May 12th, 2020, 10:05 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 1961
Replies: 38
Views: 1435

Re: 1961

la chapelle
by Ed Gonzales
May 12th, 2020, 9:57 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Anyone need a 1875 Château Mouton Rothschild...
Replies: 24
Views: 1815

Re: Anyone need a 1875 Château Mouton Rothschild...

B. Buzzini wrote:
May 11th, 2020, 3:16 pm
Well...here ya go!

Provenance looks to be good, as it's from Margrit Mondavi's cellar!


https://www.winebid.com/BuyWine/Item/74 ... Rothschild

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please tell me you outbid everyone
by Ed Gonzales
May 12th, 2020, 9:54 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: A virtual vertical of Marcel Juge cornas- 2010-2015.
Replies: 25
Views: 1337

Re: A virtual vertical of Marcel Juge cornas- 2010-2015.

The only thing sexier than the Juge vertical... is... ...all of the wines getting precisely the same 93 point score. Speaking of which, are any of these up around the 95-97 or 98-100 point ranges? Think you might have me confused with the other chinese guy if he removed his hand from his face he mi...
by Ed Gonzales
May 12th, 2020, 9:51 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Aging NV Champagne
Replies: 19
Views: 956

Re: Aging NV Champagne

I age Krug NV. Better QPR than most of their vintage wines, IMO. They are tasty on release but take on more complexity as they age. i've been in several tastings where an aged nv krug decimated the big boys. i've changed my buying habits since then. nv bollinger is also a house favorite. .97 sale a...
by Ed Gonzales
March 6th, 2020, 4:33 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS: Sold
Replies: 7
Views: 636

Re: FS: 2002 Cristal Rose

we've partied together how many times now and you've never served this? soo disappointing. i take it back. charlie is the best looking of all the cousins/family. What??!!?? Chuckles isn’t even the best looking sibling in his own family. Just ask his brother...... see below gene. he's all about pele...
by Ed Gonzales
March 6th, 2020, 11:58 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS: Sold
Replies: 7
Views: 636

Re: FS: 2002 Cristal Rose

we've partied together how many times now and you've never served this? soo disappointing.

i take it back. charlie is the best looking of all the cousins/family.
by Ed Gonzales
March 4th, 2020, 3:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Promontory
Replies: 24
Views: 2947

Re: Promontory

is this at the old harlan facility next to futo? if so, yes beautiful..first class all the way.
by Ed Gonzales
March 3rd, 2020, 10:18 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 01 Coche Rougeots,90/91 Dominus,86 Ygay,15 Lafarge Chenes,07 Keller Hub,91 Bertheau BM...
Replies: 12
Views: 887

Re: TN: 01 Coche Rougeots,90/91 Dominus,86 Ygay,15 Lafarge Chenes,07 Keller Hub,91 Bertheau BM...

Fantastic notes and pics, Buzz. Ah me, it just doesn't seem that long ago --- though I know time has passed -- since you were saying "wow---I need to find out more about this Meursault stuff". Envy for the Ygay experience, awesome on the Portuguese wine as well. I don't think silky and Bonnes Mares...
by Ed Gonzales
March 3rd, 2020, 10:05 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 01 Coche Rougeots,90/91 Dominus,86 Ygay,15 Lafarge Chenes,07 Keller Hub,91 Bertheau BM...
Replies: 12
Views: 887

Re: TN: 01 Coche Rougeots,90/91 Dominus,86 Ygay,15 Lafarge Chenes,07 Keller Hub,91 Bertheau BM...

just now seeing this. thanks for posting the notes buzz ;) darin - i hope you had a great visit. that was a fun lineup. it was a treat to try the ygay - it was wild, interesting and unexpected. the 2 dominus i thought killed it..with preference over the 91. the unquestionable wine of the night for m...
by Ed Gonzales
February 5th, 2020, 10:54 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Top 10 List of Old Vine Zin Vineyards
Replies: 45
Views: 2502

Re: Top 10 List of Old Vine Zin Vineyards

my guilty pleasure. plus i hear about it from my croatian in-laws.

not bad. 9/10. never had limerick. on the hunt now along with von weidlich. thanks doc!
by Ed Gonzales
January 3rd, 2020, 6:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What are your wines of the 2010s?
Replies: 46
Views: 2266

Re: What are your wines of the 2010s?

B. Buzzini wrote:
January 3rd, 2020, 4:38 pm
Ed Gonzales wrote:
January 3rd, 2020, 9:55 am
99 roumier musigny
08 drc montrachet
88 krug mesnil
Well...you had two of mine with me, and I only had one of yours with you! [wow.gif] Roumier Moose...really? [swoon.gif]

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don't skip la paulee next time ;)
by Ed Gonzales
January 3rd, 2020, 2:13 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What are your wines of the 2010s?
Replies: 46
Views: 2266

Re: What are your wines of the 2010s?

99 roumier musigny 08 drc montrachet 88 krug mesnil I remember that day we drank the krug mesnil like it’s yesterday. Too bad Matty’s explanation on how he’d survive in prison is too nsfw to post. Lol goldman talking about how to game the prison system is the highlight of that day. the 88 krug mesn...
by Ed Gonzales
January 3rd, 2020, 9:55 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What are your wines of the 2010s?
Replies: 46
Views: 2266

Re: What are your wines of the 2010s?

99 roumier musigny
08 drc montrachet
88 krug mesnil
by Ed Gonzales
December 5th, 2019, 9:38 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: sold
Replies: 0
Views: 271

sold

sold
by Ed Gonzales
November 7th, 2019, 10:35 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Amazing Rhones - so good, it ended with a Climax
Replies: 61
Views: 3040

Re: Amazing Rhones - so good, it ended with a Climax

this thread delivered. thanks y'all
by Ed Gonzales
November 6th, 2019, 12:19 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Amazing Rhones - so good, it ended with a Climax
Replies: 61
Views: 3040

Re: Amazing Rhones - so good, it ended with a Climax

Todd F r e n c h wrote:
November 6th, 2019, 12:18 pm
Ed Gonzales wrote:
November 6th, 2019, 12:15 pm
wait..they invited you?
Pity invite.

I get invited to Rhone tastings, not Burg.
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by Ed Gonzales
November 6th, 2019, 12:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Amazing Rhones - so good, it ended with a Climax
Replies: 61
Views: 3040

Re: Amazing Rhones - so good, it ended with a Climax

wait..they invited you?
by Ed Gonzales
September 18th, 2019, 3:46 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 23,000 Leflaive GC and Pucelles bottles pre 2014 reconditioned at the Domaine...
Replies: 32
Views: 3490

Re: 23,000 Leflaive GC and Pucelles bottles pre 2014 reconditioned at the Domaine...

alan weinberg wrote:
September 18th, 2019, 1:30 pm
c fu wrote:
September 18th, 2019, 10:00 am
you think they'll process some refunds for me?
+1. Lots of us in that line.
yes. please make it happen. '04-'08
by Ed Gonzales
September 18th, 2019, 3:44 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 14678
Views: 729341

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

B. Buzzini wrote:
September 18th, 2019, 3:28 pm
Ed Gonzales wrote:
September 18th, 2019, 3:15 pm
08 salon assortment pack x 6
I am expecting to drink from YOUR bottle! flirtysmile
i got you fam!
by Ed Gonzales
September 18th, 2019, 3:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 14678
Views: 729341

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

08 salon assortment pack x 6
by Ed Gonzales
August 15th, 2019, 9:01 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2011 Domaine Fourrier Gevrey-Chambertin Vieille Vigne
Replies: 22
Views: 1429

Re: TN: 2011 Domaine Fourrier Gevrey-Chambertin Vieille Vigne

this is fu's bae, so you're out of luck.
by Ed Gonzales
August 15th, 2019, 8:24 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2011 Domaine Fourrier Gevrey-Chambertin Vieille Vigne
Replies: 22
Views: 1429

Re: TN: 2011 Domaine Fourrier Gevrey-Chambertin Vieille Vigne

Does Fourrier have a "house style"? Is it known to be ... x y z? I've only had one, a 2007 Clos St Jacque, and it was on the sweet/sappy side.. altho it was delicious nonetheless.. i wonder if that was b/c of the 2007 vintage as i've had a few other 2007s that are similarly on the sweet/sappy side....
by Ed Gonzales
August 15th, 2019, 8:11 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2012 Pierre-Yves Colin-Morey Meursault 1er Cru Charmes
Replies: 7
Views: 745

Re: TN: 2012 Pierre-Yves Colin-Morey Meursault 1er Cru Charmes

B. Buzzini wrote:
August 14th, 2019, 5:28 pm
alan weinberg wrote:
August 13th, 2019, 6:29 pm
sounds great—and I see some empty slots in those racks, Buzz!
Been on a more drink, less buy diet. First child heading to college in fall. :-o
is that why we haven't played in awhile? we're long overdue my man.

hope you and the fam are well.

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by Ed Gonzales
August 1st, 2019, 11:12 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: SQN offer out
Replies: 49
Views: 6008

Re: SQN offer out

is this the 'regular' or eba? i can't keep track.
by Ed Gonzales
July 30th, 2019, 3:59 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Official Costco Thread
Replies: 2084
Views: 276007

Re: Official Costco Thread

our costco is the d league compared to yours up north.
by Ed Gonzales
July 30th, 2019, 3:41 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Official Costco Thread
Replies: 2084
Views: 276007

Re: Official Costco Thread

ERPark wrote:
July 27th, 2019, 8:18 am
Able to snag a sixer of these. Apparently no more available in the NorCal region.......



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did you hear, our buddy from los gatos was able to grab almost a case of 2015 Thibault Liger Belair Richebourg on clearance for 299.97/bottle.
by Ed Gonzales
July 30th, 2019, 3:13 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Rejected Pétrus Bottles.
Replies: 37
Views: 3749

Re: Rejected Pétrus Bottles.

LMD Ermitaño wrote:
July 30th, 2019, 11:56 am
Ed Gonzales wrote:
July 30th, 2019, 10:33 am
craig only drinks baller wines.
I think I just may be able to handle that.
without a doubt kabayan. i've only served him plonk juice.
by Ed Gonzales
July 30th, 2019, 11:02 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 66’ and 89’ La Mission, 90’ Dom and others
Replies: 1
Views: 394

Re: 66’ and 89’ La Mission, 90’ Dom and others

great set of wines there homie. the last time i had a 66 bord (ausone, haut brion) was about 6 years ago. they were stunning then, although on the decline.. good to hear they are still holding on.

cheers!
by Ed Gonzales
July 30th, 2019, 10:33 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Rejected Pétrus Bottles.
Replies: 37
Views: 3749

Re: Rejected Pétrus Bottles.

craig only drinks baller wines.
by Ed Gonzales
July 30th, 2019, 9:21 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2015 Trio Duel - Allemand Reynard, Chave Hermitage, Xavier Gerard La Landonne
Replies: 19
Views: 1493

Re: 2015 Trio Duel - Allemand Reynard, Chave Hermitage, Xavier Gerard La Landonne

c fu wrote:
July 29th, 2019, 9:24 pm
Mark Y wrote:
July 29th, 2019, 5:27 pm
Ed Gonzales wrote:
July 29th, 2019, 5:14 pm
man, i wish i was there to try dem fires.
Yah. Sounds like a casual small get together.
so weird. I can almost imagine you guys there.

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this makes me lol every time...especially robert with the mop and your brother [rofl.gif]
by Ed Gonzales
July 30th, 2019, 9:16 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2015 Trio Duel - Allemand Reynard, Chave Hermitage, Xavier Gerard La Landonne
Replies: 19
Views: 1493

Re: 2015 Trio Duel - Allemand Reynard, Chave Hermitage, Xavier Gerard La Landonne

honestly, thank you for sharing these. super generous. i was on the fence about the reynard and the xg la la but after trying them i've been on the hunt. you know both bottles killed when it made a freakin chave hermitage an afterthought. btw - i missed on out that screagle. would have been nice to ...
by Ed Gonzales
July 12th, 2019, 10:43 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Red wine in cola: no longer a joke or stereotype
Replies: 18
Views: 1399

Re: Red wine in cola: no longer a joke or stereotype

when i first visited croatia (almost 10 years ago) my wife's family introduced me to bambus - a mixture of cheap red wine and cola. it was actually refreshing. although i much preferred gemist - a mixture of white wine and sparkling water (only jamnica of course).

zivjeli!
by Ed Gonzales
July 1st, 2019, 11:14 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Mark Squires' BB to close for good - UPDATED (WA sold to Michelin)
Replies: 320
Views: 23131

Re: Mark Squires' BB to close for good

Sheer Stupidity; what an asset and then it was allowed to fizzle and die. "Allowed" seems too passive to me. Parker and Squires killed it. Bob got tired of people taking pot-shots at him on his own board and reacting in kind to his vehement hot takes. His choice, of course, but it was a shame for t...
by Ed Gonzales
June 20th, 2019, 12:37 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Hazy IPAs/New England IPAs
Replies: 68
Views: 7089

Re: Hazy IPAs/New England IPAs

i have to give kudos to trillium, treehouse, etc. who may have started the craze, but imo their western brethren like monkish, modern times, fieldwork, and now moonraker (out of auburn, ca), maybe moksa (rocklin near sacramento) has been making better hazy ipas imho. cheers! I'm not up on the histo...
by Ed Gonzales
June 20th, 2019, 11:24 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Hazy IPAs/New England IPAs
Replies: 68
Views: 7089

Re: Hazy IPAs/New England IPAs

i have to give kudos to trillium, treehouse, etc. who may have started the craze, but imo their western brethren like monkish, modern times, fieldwork, and now moonraker (out of auburn, ca), maybe moksa (rocklin near sacramento) has been making better hazy ipas imho.

cheers!
by Ed Gonzales
June 6th, 2019, 12:01 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What's the Best top end non-DRC red Burgundy?
Replies: 89
Views: 7606

Re: What's the nest top end non-DRC red Burgundy?

. . . you might try . . . Do I look stupid? Don't answer that. I said I was asking for a friend and I really meant it. He's general counsel of a financial institution many of you have heard of. his wife, on the other hand, is more sensible and loves Saxum . in that case, start him off with fourrier...
by Ed Gonzales
June 6th, 2019, 11:49 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What's the Best top end non-DRC red Burgundy?
Replies: 89
Views: 7606

Re: What's the nest top end non-DRC red Burgundy?

i purposely didn't include liger-belair and leroy because they are on par with drc in terms of pricing
by Ed Gonzales
June 6th, 2019, 11:01 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2017 Turley Casa Nuestra (USA, California, Napa Valley, St. Helena)
Replies: 5
Views: 664

Re: TN: 2017 Turley Casa Nuestra (USA, California, Napa Valley, St. Helena)

B. Buzzini wrote:
June 5th, 2019, 5:02 pm
Ed Gonzales wrote:
June 5th, 2019, 4:53 pm
dood - you're an animal. it's 101 deg outside.
58 in my cellar! Come over... [drinkers.gif]
had you opened a port i would've been there stat
by Ed Gonzales
June 6th, 2019, 10:59 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What's the Best top end non-DRC red Burgundy?
Replies: 89
Views: 7606

Re: What's the nest top end non-DRC red Burgundy?

domaine serene out of oregon. it beat out drc multiple times.



what suzanne said along with dujac clos de la roche, roumier amoureuses, grivot richebourg, cathiard malconsorts, mugnier musigny, etc.
by Ed Gonzales
May 24th, 2019, 10:33 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: My Top Wines of 2019 and Possibly My Top Wines Ever
Replies: 19
Views: 2584

Re: My Top Wines of 2019 and Possibly My Top Wines Ever

jeebuz. incredible man. i was wondering who pangilinan was drinking with.
by Ed Gonzales
May 13th, 2019, 1:47 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1969...DP, Heitz, Freemark Abbey, Yquem
Replies: 25
Views: 1439

Re: TN: 1969...DP, Heitz, Freemark Abbey, Yquem

B. Buzzini wrote:
May 13th, 2019, 9:03 am
Other wines had...

2008 Louis Roederer Champagne Cristal Brut - Brilliantly airy, chiseled...impressive...but I was more impressed with 08 DP.
i was expecting more from the 08 cris based on the countless praise i've read. i agree that the 08 dom p is more impressive at this stage.
by Ed Gonzales
May 10th, 2019, 1:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Coche-Dury Corton Charlemagne..."Red Burgundy Wine"?
Replies: 13
Views: 1587

Re: Coche-Dury Corton Charlemagne..."Red Burgundy Wine"?

Fred C wrote:
May 9th, 2019, 6:51 pm
Ed Gonzales wrote:
May 9th, 2019, 10:51 am
questionable bottle buzz. previous vintages with gold label do not have "Red Burgundy Wine" on print.

bring it friday and let's determine if it's legit or not.
*finishes bottle*
Yep. That is definitely not a red wine.
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