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by Vince L.
January 21st, 2021, 6:21 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Newbie Introduction Morgan Ranch & Wagyu Beef Presented by Veleta
Replies: 26
Views: 1523

Re: Newbie Introduction Morgan Ranch & Wagyu Beef Presented by Veleta

Looking at their website I don't see any Wagyu at the quality you're talking about. Thus I think this seems more like American Wagyu, which is more of the entire steak type of eating. I also don't see a USDA Grade (But then again some people just don't submit their products to be graded.) Real Japa...
by Vince L.
January 21st, 2021, 12:16 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Newbie Introduction Morgan Ranch & Wagyu Beef Presented by Veleta
Replies: 26
Views: 1523

Re: Newbie Introduction Morgan Ranch & Wagyu Beef Presented by Veleta

Is this like an A5 steak where one would only eat a small quantity at a time or something one can eat an entire steak of? Looking at their website I don't see any Wagyu at the quality you're talking about. Thus I think this seems more like American Wagyu, which is more of the entire steak type of e...
by Vince L.
January 20th, 2021, 10:45 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Offsite Wine Storage
Replies: 72
Views: 3607

Re: Offsite Wine Storage

I pay $20 for ~15 cases. I could probably fit 3 more cases in there but then 6 cases in the far corner would not be accessible without taking out some cases. (It is a corner unit on the top floor so probably one of the least desirable ones.) This is at one of those public storage places that has a ...
by Vince L.
January 20th, 2021, 4:59 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Offsite Wine Storage
Replies: 72
Views: 3607

Re: Offsite Wine Storage

I pay $20 for ~15 cases. I could probably fit 3 more cases in there but then 6 cases in the far corner would not be accessible without taking out some cases. (It is a corner unit on the top floor so probably one of the least desirable ones.) This is at one of those public storage places that has a d...
by Vince L.
January 19th, 2021, 11:44 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread
Replies: 8277
Views: 587251

Re: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread

Has anyone gotten their December marathon orders yet? The last marathon shipped very quickly for me, so I'm wondering there's an extra delay now. I don't get Marathon Orders till a couple weeks before the new marathon if that gives you a timeframe. It has been like this for both the 2020 April &...
by Vince L.
January 16th, 2021, 10:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Rivers-Marie ‘19 Pinot Release
Replies: 139
Views: 13397

Re: Rivers-Marie ‘19 Pinot Release

Can someone share the difference between:
1) Occidental Ridge Vineyard (RM)
2) Occidental Vineyard (Ceritas Monopole now I think, used to be EveningLand, etc)


I think Occidental Wines is Kistler 2.0 but he doesnt source from a vineyard named Occidental right?
by Vince L.
January 16th, 2021, 1:38 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: BerserkerDay 12 Master Thread/FAQ
Replies: 270
Views: 22759

Re: BerserkerDay 12 Master Thread/FAQ

Loring i believe does screwtops and participates in BD in the past
by Vince L.
January 14th, 2021, 9:24 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Garagiste Thread (The Great Enabler) Back to Life
Replies: 4092
Views: 430527

Re: The Garagiste Thread (The Great Enabler) Back to Life

I think it's been said in multiple threads (incl one of mine) but frankly the amount of shipment these days has pretty much made shipments not guaranteed. Also it hasnt broke 85 yet as far as I know so the wine should be fine. Sign up for FDM and redirect to a FedEx Store /Walgreens. You know they g...
by Vince L.
January 13th, 2021, 9:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Rivers-Marie ‘19 Pinot Release
Replies: 139
Views: 13397

Re: Rivers-Marie ‘19 Pinot Release

Will there be a wish list function for non-platt?

Say you're only offered 4 Summa but want 5?
by Vince L.
January 12th, 2021, 11:56 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Rivers-Marie ‘19 Pinot Release
Replies: 139
Views: 13397

Re: Rivers-Marie ‘19 Pinot Release

I've had only the 18 SC/Summa/Eagle and really enjoy the Summa & SC @ $30. Will be buying a couple of those.

Hopefully specs / tn comes out beforehand :)
by Vince L.
December 23rd, 2020, 10:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Official Costco Thread
Replies: 2220
Views: 305547

Re: Official Costco Thread

Adam G wrote: December 23rd, 2020, 7:50 pm Picked up a 3-pack of NV Albert Lebrun Grand Cru Brut Champagne for $26 at the Culver City/WLA loation. Grand Cru fruit for $26? OK, worth a try!
That's $26/each & not $26 for 3 right.
by Vince L.
December 21st, 2020, 8:14 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Official Costco Thread
Replies: 2220
Views: 305547

Re: Official Costco Thread

Well this was a first.

@ Store #479
Screaming Eagle for $2,399.99
by Vince L.
December 17th, 2020, 10:31 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread
Replies: 8277
Views: 587251

Re: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread

2018 Ridge Lytton for $36. Not too bad considering free s/h
by Vince L.
December 17th, 2020, 11:11 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread
Replies: 8277
Views: 587251

Re: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread

was there not a one point a sight that you could go to that in essence refreshed the LB so you did not have to and linked directly to the wines? It's been a minute. i think your talking about https://www.vinelog.com/Deals/Vendor/lastbottle not the fastest Also I use https://winebounty.com/past-deal...
by Vince L.
December 16th, 2020, 4:50 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread
Replies: 8277
Views: 587251

Re: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread

Email says in case you didn’t read it. “ Finally - All orders placed during this marathon will be combined. We will require several weeks to stage and coordinate all the shipping (begins January 4th).” Doesn't that disclaimer show up on all of them? My 2 go around with LBW Marathon were - April Mar...
by Vince L.
December 12th, 2020, 10:53 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2386
Views: 272217

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

20% off Wine Access. I got the link from IG post. YMWV https://www.wineaccess.com/?fbclid=PAAaaidLshW3o8wwyyYZgdkhAe64TP5kpVLb-GKhOgF-DdjlBJMsq3nxnPt4U&utm_campaign=social-20-percent-off-first-purchase&g=gAAAAABf0nZMs_tjuVYl7yex71CB9ZJGMq74UmSqxjcaCHebmuiE7xTc8jbo--r1HYXOTjZtXrCbktsMv2dQPHj4...
by Vince L.
December 8th, 2020, 8:20 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread
Replies: 8277
Views: 587251

Re: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread

Hmm has anyone ever had missing bottles from LBW? I just got my fall marathon and missing 2 bottles out of the 6 I ordered. I sent them an email ... but this is strange. Happened to me also. The marathon order showed as shipped, with the same tracking # as another marathon order, but when the box a...
by Vince L.
December 7th, 2020, 11:03 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread
Replies: 8277
Views: 587251

Re: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread

Hmm has anyone ever had missing bottles from LBW? I just got my fall marathon and missing 2 bottles out of the 6 I ordered. I sent them an email ... but this is strange. Yes. 2 bottles that never shipped. Multiple emails to LB, no response. Finally just filed a dispute with my CC. Thanks for this d...
by Vince L.
December 7th, 2020, 8:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread
Replies: 8277
Views: 587251

Re: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread

Hmm has anyone ever had missing bottles from LBW? I just got my fall marathon and missing 2 bottles out of the 6 I ordered.

I sent them an email ... but this is strange.
by Vince L.
December 7th, 2020, 2:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2386
Views: 272217

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

I would check out Glasvin.

viewtopic.php?t=169168

or from what i've seen Wait for BD?
by Vince L.
December 6th, 2020, 5:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread
Replies: 8277
Views: 587251

Re: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread

They just shipped my fall marathon order, so I'm sure they're behind the curve considering the carriers shipping quota.
by Vince L.
November 28th, 2020, 7:44 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Eurocave Wine Storage in Laundry Room
Replies: 10
Views: 841

Re: Eurocave Wine Storage in Laundry Room

I didn't see anyone mention the potential vibration that a washer and dryer might make and how that might affect the Eurocave.
by Vince L.
November 26th, 2020, 9:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2386
Views: 272217

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

WA is doing a 20% off Sale for BF.
by Vince L.
November 25th, 2020, 3:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2386
Views: 272217

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

holy hell do you have a bot on auto post every couple weeks?
by Vince L.
November 24th, 2020, 11:22 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: GLASVIN a new handmade glass for $25!
Replies: 283
Views: 25204

Re: GLASVIN a new handmade glass for $25!

That looks like new packaging :)
by Vince L.
November 22nd, 2020, 8:16 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Santa Barbara County/South Coast Wine Are You Drinking?
Replies: 130
Views: 8966

Re: What Santa Barbara County/South Coast Wine Are You Drinking?

Just had a Tyler La Rinconada and it was delicious.
Compared to Ceritas Trout Chardonnay and it was a tossup
by Vince L.
November 19th, 2020, 10:08 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What de Négoce wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 742
Views: 75103

Re: What de Négoce wine are you drinking tonight?

Someone doesn't understand difference between bottle shock (when wine was put into bottle) and vintage year (year the grapes were harvested) it seems.
by Vince L.
November 8th, 2020, 1:38 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2386
Views: 272217

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

They sent out an email earlier in the year. Not sure if you can activate it. When you hit it, you get an email saying congratulations on $100 credit.
by Vince L.
November 7th, 2020, 7:35 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What bottle of wine did you open today?
Replies: 12670
Views: 508728

Re: What bottle of wine did you open today?

Today is a good day to celebrate
champagne.gif
by Vince L.
November 1st, 2020, 4:00 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Offsite Wine Storage
Replies: 72
Views: 3607

Re: Offsite Wine Storage

15 Cases for $20/Month here. (We took the last one of this size)

Was gonna get another 9 case for $14 if we ran out.
by Vince L.
October 24th, 2020, 7:22 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 8128
Views: 570488

Re: de Negoce offer

C. Heinsen wrote: October 24th, 2020, 4:30 am Did the note on the syrah read that CH has 40 wines from Oregon and Washington? If so, we have seen only seen 3 of 40. Makes me inclined to wait on this one.
Yes he said over 40.

By my count there's been at least 4. Two OR PN, WA CS and now the Syrah
by Vince L.
October 23rd, 2020, 10:38 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Liquid Farm Champagne?!?
Replies: 16
Views: 1593

Re: Liquid Farm Champagne?!?

I haven't seen. Can you ask your neighbor when you get a chance? :)
by Vince L.
October 23rd, 2020, 4:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread
Replies: 8277
Views: 587251

Re: LastBottleWines.com (Last Bottle Wines) Deal Discussion Thread

I don't even have my Spring Marathon orders yet, let alone the last Marathon. They claim everything is going out in October at the latest but I have 9 orders still sitting on "hold". I have faith but the communication has been sparse. you mean from April? I would contact them about that.
by Vince L.
October 23rd, 2020, 3:05 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Liquid Farm Champagne?!?
Replies: 16
Views: 1593

Liquid Farm Champagne?!?

I just saw this on their IG. I love their Chardonnay's so this got me intrigued. If it is labeled Champagne it's gotta be made in and with grapes from Champagne correct? So this is more of a Pertois-Moriset bottle with input from LiquidFarm I'm assuming. https://www.instagram.com/p/CGs0OfOH-gP/?utm_...
by Vince L.
October 21st, 2020, 10:55 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TNs and photos from Rivers-Marie this past weekend!
Replies: 6
Views: 1300

Re: TNs and photos from Rivers-Marie this past weekend!

Did they allow purchases after the tasting of any bottles
by Vince L.
October 21st, 2020, 2:53 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Eating and Drinking in Los Angeles
Replies: 1204
Views: 71570

Re: Eating and Drinking in Los Angeles

Cool Will have to stop by sooner rather than later.
by Vince L.
October 21st, 2020, 2:21 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Eating and Drinking in Los Angeles
Replies: 1204
Views: 71570

Re: Eating and Drinking in Los Angeles

Interesting thought on Anajak. Normally would just go to Jitlada or Ruen Par but this is closer by far. Is it in the same league? Much better than Ruen Par. Different from Jitlada since it's not Northern Thai. Hmm Jitlada is Southern isn't it? I've never been to Anajak but from the pictures & r...
by Vince L.
October 19th, 2020, 8:25 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 8128
Views: 570488

Re: de Negoce offer

MatthewT wrote: October 19th, 2020, 7:56 pm
Thanks man. Really appreciate it.
champagne.gif to how you handle these nowadays. Back in the days it would've more of the [popcorn.gif]
by Vince L.
October 15th, 2020, 9:29 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Large wine cellar recommendations
Replies: 38
Views: 2763

Re: Large wine cellar recommendations

There's a youtube video of it.
by Vince L.
October 13th, 2020, 12:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 8128
Views: 570488

Re: de Negoce offer

Nick F. wrote: October 13th, 2020, 12:47 pm Martin Ray
That would be my guess.

https://www.wine.com/product/martin-ray ... 017/586094
$40 @ Wine.com for the 2017

LBW had this for $27 a couple weeks ago.
https://winebounty.com/wine/martin-ray- ... ains-2017/
by Vince L.
October 12th, 2020, 12:13 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 8128
Views: 570488

Re: de Negoce offer

Those of you who have been told that storage may be available- how did you hear about it? I see nothing on the de Negoce website, and an e-mail inquiry to customer service remains unanswered. It was in an email. So far, they haven't launched or provided any more details. Said in upcoming weeks. Che...
by Vince L.
October 10th, 2020, 10:59 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What de Négoce wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 742
Views: 75103

Re: What de Négoce wine are you drinking tonight?

Opened the 19 Santa Cruz Mt Pinot yesterday and today. Much better today than yesterday. My first SCM PN. Very fruity on the nose and the taste. Doesn't drink like a 14.5% abv until I drank it with some food then I could feel the heat otherwise I wouldn't have noticed it. overall not bad for $12 as ...
by Vince L.
October 10th, 2020, 10:53 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 8128
Views: 570488

Re: de Negoce offer

Crap. I created an account but never signed up for the email/sms notifications. When you sign up you're on the email list. Check your spam/etc. could someone please send me a direct purchase link? i logged on to my account on their website and no where i can see where i can place an order. Go on th...
by Vince L.
October 9th, 2020, 7:07 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 8128
Views: 570488

Re: de Negoce offer

Anyone else surprised this hasn't sold out yet. Is it because it's not a Napa Cab? I would've thought this would be sold out pretty quick.

Or maybe people are just now realizing how many cases they have and hesitant to buy more lol
by Vince L.
October 9th, 2020, 6:55 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ceritas - Save the date 8/8/19
Replies: 108
Views: 11305

Re: Ceritas - Save the date 8/8/19

I was not expecting an additional shipping fee for this.
by Vince L.
October 8th, 2020, 11:45 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 8128
Views: 570488

Re: de Negoce offer

I would like to avoid reading over 5500 posts. Can someone give me an executive summary? :) I will start the cliff notes on this but will need some help. First, you need to know that there are numerous threads within the thread. The threads: (1) Never ending debates about Cam's business model - fan...
by Vince L.
October 8th, 2020, 11:02 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2386
Views: 272217

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Mich@el Ch@ng wrote: October 8th, 2020, 10:59 am Krug was sold out when I looked
Still available for me in CA
by Vince L.
October 7th, 2020, 2:35 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2386
Views: 272217

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

I have a $100 off $250 banner, from a prior referral code. Is there a coupon I can stack with it ($30 off $100)? I don't even see a place for a promotion or discount code. There is Rakuten at 5%, but if I have to buy 2 krug for $380, I can get it for 2 for $266, ok price but not a big enough deal t...
by Vince L.
October 7th, 2020, 1:08 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2386
Views: 272217

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Krug Grande Cuvée 168ème is back at WineAccess

https://www.wineaccess.com/catalog/krug ... a212cddb5/

My Referral code is below. I stacked mine w/the $30 off $100.

http://share.wineaccess.com/v/vincent_7
by Vince L.
October 7th, 2020, 1:08 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 1188
Views: 91489

Re: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.

Krug Grande Cuvée 168ème is back.

https://www.wineaccess.com/catalog/krug ... a212cddb5/

My Referral code is below. I stacked mine w/the $30 off $100.

http://share.wineaccess.com/v/vincent_7

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