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by Scott Watkins
July 10th, 2020, 12:05 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Charity Wine Raffle
Replies: 36
Views: 1059

Re: Charity Wine Raffle

Mine went through
by Scott Watkins
July 2nd, 2020, 4:21 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Your best Pandemic bottle consumed?
Replies: 83
Views: 2719

Re: Your best Pandemic bottle consumed?

1986 Heitz Martha was singing last week and a 2001 Müller-Catoir Haardter Bürgergarten Riesling Spätlese #2133 that I picked up from a Mr Alan Rath on CC was beautiful.
by Scott Watkins
June 30th, 2020, 5:25 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 2722
Views: 179501

Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

After a long day I deserve a 12 Monte Rosso, decanted 3 hours damn nice bottle!
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by Scott Watkins
June 23rd, 2020, 8:33 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Rice
Replies: 10
Views: 527

Re: Rice

Lately Gentleman Jake's Charleston Gold or any Carolina gold rice.
by Scott Watkins
June 21st, 2020, 5:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Father’s Day Wine Selections
Replies: 75
Views: 2150

Re: Father’s Day Wine Selections

Stood this up a few months ago and never got around to it until now, starting to open up after 40 minutes in the decanter. Dried strawberry, dried sour cherry and mixed nuts? Plenty of acid and a bit of tannin, great so far. Happy father's day!
by Scott Watkins
May 29th, 2020, 9:39 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Smoker - what to purchase?
Replies: 133
Views: 5224

Re: Smoker - what to purchase?

Cooked a couple of birds on the Pit Barrel the other night came out fantastic, oh and the Cheez-its were good too [smileyvault-ban.gif]
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by Scott Watkins
May 27th, 2020, 4:55 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Official WTSO thread
Replies: 646
Views: 67950

Re: Official WTSO thread

Josh Grossman wrote:
May 27th, 2020, 4:15 pm
Andre M wrote:
May 27th, 2020, 3:58 pm
2015 Alain Voge Cornas VV $60.
Thanks. Have some of this in the cellar already--but just got more.
Wow that's a good price!
by Scott Watkins
May 25th, 2020, 5:41 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 2722
Views: 179501

Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

Yeah yeah I know way too early but it seems I have somehow have 9 bottles of this laying around? so tonight I popped a 18 Pagani ranch and it's light your hair on fire good! I think it also has a long life ahead.
by Scott Watkins
May 22nd, 2020, 11:36 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Smoker - what to purchase?
Replies: 133
Views: 5224

Re: Smoker - what to purchase?

Does anybody have thoughts about the Pit Barrel Cooker? Almost seems too good to be true? https://amazingribs.com/smoker/pit-barrel-cooker-review I’m about to pull the trigger on one of these. Cheap, good review, and actually available locally. I’m off of work for a week so I need something to do. ...
by Scott Watkins
May 17th, 2020, 10:48 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2013 Goodfellow Family Cellars Pinot Noir Heritage No. 2 Whistling Ridge Vineyard
Replies: 18
Views: 722

Re: TN: 2013 Goodfellow Family Cellars Pinot Noir Heritage No. 2 Whistling Ridge Vineyard

Yeah popped one of these last night lovely cherry hints of strawberry and sous bois. Good acid silky and surprisingly long finish. Marcus if you feel this vintage is suffering for whatever reasons it should be discounted and an email will soon be coming for more (either way) [wow.gif]
by Scott Watkins
May 13th, 2020, 2:16 pm
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: SALE ENDS MAY! 35% OFF - Astrea caviar deals. Freshly tinned!!
Replies: 22
Views: 2809

Re: CAVIAR RESTOCK! 35% OFF with LOW (or even FREE!) SHIPPING COST- SHIPPING ON 5/20 - Astrea caviar deals. Freshly tinn

c fu wrote:
May 13th, 2020, 2:03 pm
Scott Watkins wrote:
May 13th, 2020, 1:50 pm
In so fast I forgot the discount code, oh well great stuff thanks Charlie!
shoot them an email to apply the discount code. I can't do it from my end unfortunately.
Will do thanks!
by Scott Watkins
May 7th, 2020, 1:30 pm
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: Goodfellow SIP sheet...updated 5/5/20
Replies: 84
Views: 9981

Re: Goodfellow SIP sheet...updated 5/5/20

Oh great now all the heritage wines, after the quarantine is over I will have everything Marcus made from Whistling Ridge! Silver lining I guess :)
by Scott Watkins
May 5th, 2020, 5:43 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2018 Domaine François Cotat Sancerre Les Culs de Beaujeu
Replies: 12
Views: 751

Re: TN: 2018 Domaine François Cotat Sancerre Les Culs de Beaujeu

Well damn Buzz guess I better start drinking my 17's...and buy some 18's flirtysmile
by Scott Watkins
May 1st, 2020, 11:23 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Another Flannery PSA
Replies: 422
Views: 26863

Re: Another Flannery PSA

Soooooo... Any tips on cooking this Flannery tri tip? I usually sous vide Costco tri tip, then finish on the grill, but not sure if this grills differently. Side note - Manresa’s take out menu tomorrow is Flannery ribeye for two! Usually my tri tips go into a bag and marinate overnight in a can of ...
by Scott Watkins
April 29th, 2020, 11:25 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Grilled cheese the right way
Replies: 10
Views: 878

Re: Grilled cheese the right way

These all look great but if you're not putting grated Parmesan cheese on the outside of the bread you are doing it wrong.
by Scott Watkins
April 28th, 2020, 6:12 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Another Flannery PSA
Replies: 422
Views: 26863

Re: Another Flannery PSA

AlexS wrote:
April 28th, 2020, 5:51 pm
cjsavino wrote:
April 28th, 2020, 2:42 pm
California reserve trip-tip’s on sale, 20% off
Word.

Ordered 2.
Just ordered more of the fantastic pork chops. Well damn in for some tri-tips thanks!
by Scott Watkins
April 28th, 2020, 9:51 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: '09 Le Bon Pasteur.....here we go
Replies: 62
Views: 2216

Re: '09 Le Bon Pasteur.....here we go

Yes you should be punished, you must now drink your last remaining bottle by yourself in one sitting this will guarantee you will never forget and make that mistake again [barf1.gif]
by Scott Watkins
April 26th, 2020, 1:16 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: GLASVIN a new handmade glass for $25!
Replies: 55
Views: 5373

Re: GLASVIN a new handmade glass for $25!

Yeah like I need more glasses but I woke up last night at 2am and at that time I'm weak bam order in. Love the look can't wait to try them!
by Scott Watkins
April 23rd, 2020, 6:23 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Kenny H hot sauce batch #3?
Replies: 6
Views: 794

Kenny H hot sauce batch #3?

A little over a year later and the 3rd batch I have had the pleasure of trying, as the story goes I believe Mr H scours the Caribbean every year in search of the finest peppers he can find and raises them somewhere in the backwoods of Iowa! (Okay I made that up). So tonight I smoked some eggs with a...
by Scott Watkins
April 22nd, 2020, 4:11 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Dry aged steak umai bag
Replies: 25
Views: 1187

Re: Dry aged steak umai bag

Well plenty of "oh no you didn't" but the real question is how did they turn out Kenny? And where did you get that knife flirtysmile
by Scott Watkins
April 22nd, 2020, 1:24 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What happened with Arcadian??
Replies: 22
Views: 2211

Re: What happened with Arcadian??

I emailed Joe after his comment on his Syrah in the other thread, did not ask him about the current state of affairs but I did ask if I could get any mags of Pinot. He sent me a list and now they are in my cellar.
by Scott Watkins
April 20th, 2020, 6:46 pm
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: JB NEUFELD - SAMPLER PACK
Replies: 22
Views: 2307

Re: JB NEUFELD - SAMPLER PACK

2017 Two Blondes vineyard cab Wow this is great a great bottle the wine is all about red fruits, kind of reminds me of the better Andrew will Two Blondes. This is still a bit wound up with rustic tannin and good acidity. Cassis red raspberry and a hit of minerals. hints of dark fruit trying to sneak...
by Scott Watkins
April 20th, 2020, 4:01 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner Feedback
Topic: Matthew Slywka A++ Seller
Replies: 0
Views: 90

Matthew Slywka A++ Seller

Easy and smooth transaction, thanks Matthew!
by Scott Watkins
April 19th, 2020, 11:46 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2014 Walter Scott Chardonnay Cuvée Anne (USA, Oregon, Willamette Valley)
Replies: 7
Views: 569

Re: TN: 2014 Walter Scott Chardonnay Cuvée Anne (USA, Oregon, Willamette Valley)

I have to say i'm was late in trying the Walter Scott Chards, but after picking up a few of the 17 Cuvee Anne's at Falltacular I am now a believer! Just love the matchstick/flinty thing. And this wine has it in spades. Needless to say I am a buyer.
by Scott Watkins
April 13th, 2020, 8:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 2722
Views: 179501

Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

Tonight my first 2012 Bedrock Wine Co. Cabernet Sauvignon Kamen Vineyard, god damn I said god damn this is a nice Cabernet, who knew Morgan and Chris made Cab like this? LOVE hearing that Scott! Daughters birthyear so have a few I'm trying to hang onto for a while. Would really like to check in on ...
by Scott Watkins
April 13th, 2020, 6:44 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 2722
Views: 179501

Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

Tonight my first 2012 Bedrock Wine Co. Cabernet Sauvignon Kamen Vineyard, god damn I said god damn this is a nice Cabernet, who knew Morgan and Chris made Cab like this?
by Scott Watkins
April 9th, 2020, 8:09 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Liparita Cellars on WineBid
Replies: 110
Views: 6160

Re: Liparita Cellars on WineBid

Just have to say thanks Victor just popped my first bottle and it's drinking very well. 1990 cab this bottle at least was loved for a long time [cheers.gif]
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by Scott Watkins
April 8th, 2020, 12:11 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Another Flannery PSA
Replies: 422
Views: 26863

Re: Another Flannery PSA

I get that the place is called “Flannery Beef,” but I’d recommend trying out their pork chops, as well. I have thrown a couple in my last few orders and, as you would expect, they’re great! Flannery has pork chops?? I don't see any on the site. Hrmm. They were on the site previously, I think. Just ...
by Scott Watkins
April 7th, 2020, 4:19 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Another Flannery PSA
Replies: 422
Views: 26863

Re: Another Flannery PSA

Andrew Kotowski wrote:
April 3rd, 2020, 7:42 am
I get that the place is called “Flannery Beef,” but I’d recommend trying out their pork chops, as well. I have thrown a couple in my last few orders and, as you would expect, they’re great!
Flannery has pork chops?? I don't see any on the site.
by Scott Watkins
April 6th, 2020, 11:46 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: KY joins (partially) the 20th century!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 834

Re: KY joins (partially) the 20th century!!!

Double edged sword, I can hear your savings account shrinking [snort.gif]
by Scott Watkins
April 5th, 2020, 4:55 pm
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: Goodfellow SIP sheet...updated 5/5/20
Replies: 84
Views: 9981

Re: Goodfellow Quarantine Offer April 5th-new offers!

WTF you just had to do the Whistling vertical after my last box just arrived? guess I will be calling Megan shortly [highfive.gif]
by Scott Watkins
April 4th, 2020, 7:59 pm
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: JB NEUFELD - SAMPLER PACK
Replies: 22
Views: 2307

Re: JB NEUFELD - SAMPLER PACK

That's great timing! Say hello and we're thinking of your wife on the front lines. Here you go team. This bottle was gratis from Brooke and Justin. 2017 JB Neufeld Cabernet Sauvignon - USA, Washington, Columbia Valley, Yakima Valley (4/4/2020) Really deep dark purple, almost petite sirah hue. Nose ...
by Scott Watkins
April 4th, 2020, 7:27 pm
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: JB NEUFELD - SAMPLER PACK
Replies: 22
Views: 2307

Re: JB NEUFELD - SAMPLER PACK

Here you go team. This bottle was gratis from Brooke and Justin. 2017 JB Neufeld Cabernet Sauvignon - USA, Washington, Columbia Valley, Yakima Valley (4/4/2020) Really deep dark purple, almost petite sirah hue. Nose is strong blueberry, herbs, and Chambord. The palate is classic Cabernet, it's cass...
by Scott Watkins
March 31st, 2020, 10:40 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 2722
Views: 179501

Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

Last night drank a 13 Limerick Lane Zin with an hour of air everything and I mean everything was perfectly balanced. Reminded me of how much I miss drinking with friends.
by Scott Watkins
March 27th, 2020, 9:59 am
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: Goodfellow SIP sheet...updated 5/5/20
Replies: 84
Views: 9981

Re: Goodfellow Spring Release offer-Mix and match as you like, and shipping is complimentary on all orders!

working through a bottle of 2016 Whistling ridge last night and tonight... wow wine! Will be in for some of these ASAP. some of the top pinot and chard anywhere Yes that 16 was my gateway drug. In I love all the vineyards we work with, but Whistling Ridge is the one that I couldn’t give up. It’s no...
by Scott Watkins
March 26th, 2020, 5:47 pm
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: Goodfellow SIP sheet...updated 5/5/20
Replies: 84
Views: 9981

Re: Goodfellow Spring Release offer-Mix and match as you like, and shipping is complimentary on all orders!

Mattstolz wrote:
March 26th, 2020, 5:44 pm
working through a bottle of 2016 Whistling ridge last night and tonight... wow wine!

Will be in for some of these ASAP. some of the top pinot and chard anywhere
Yes that 16 was my gateway drug. In
by Scott Watkins
March 22nd, 2020, 6:22 pm
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: *LAST DAY* Up to 50% off on all wines in Shop
Replies: 34
Views: 2930

Re: *UPDATED* 50% off on 2014 Saunter 750MLS

If Todd says it's great stuff i'm in for a couple :) I would try more but trying to spread the love on these offers. Probably regret it later?
by Scott Watkins
March 20th, 2020, 5:54 pm
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: Coffee Time--It's live and ready to order
Replies: 29
Views: 2212

Re: Coffee Time--It's live and ready to order

I put an order in for the 8 pounds. My local roaster here in LA will most likely not open for a long,long time. This will get me through this very long winter. This is me exactly. I've got a local roaster that I love but who knows when he'll be open again. Put in an order for 4 lbs. Looking forward...
by Scott Watkins
March 19th, 2020, 5:42 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1976 Antonio Vallana e Figlio Boca (Italy, Piedmont, Northern Piedmont, Boca)
Replies: 5
Views: 259

Re: TN: 1976 Antonio Vallana e Figlio Boca (Italy, Piedmont, Northern Piedmont, Boca)

Wow! I had no idea that bottling would last that long?! I usually drink the Boca first. Thanks for the note.
by Scott Watkins
March 18th, 2020, 1:11 pm
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: *** CLOSED *** Jean Edwards Cellars - 33% off Stagecoach Vineyard® Cabernet Sauvignon
Replies: 38
Views: 3316

Re: Jean Edwards Cellars - 33% off Stagecoach Vineyard® Cabernet Sauvignon

Been too long since I have bought any Jean Edwards wine! Thanks for the offer.
by Scott Watkins
March 16th, 2020, 7:29 pm
Forum: Berserker Quarantine Relief
Topic: JB NEUFELD - SAMPLER PACK
Replies: 22
Views: 2307

Re: JB NEUFELD - SAMPLER PACK

I have been wanting to try these, thanks for the offer!
by Scott Watkins
March 14th, 2020, 5:23 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: PSA--possible Flannery Berserker credit card breach? [UPDATE in First Post 2/14/20]
Replies: 294
Views: 24699

Re: PSA--possible Flannery Berserker credit card breach? [UPDATE in First Post 2/14/20]

Back in again! Fantastic deal and thank you, no lines no empty shelves I will be eating well while i'm stuck at home [cheers.gif]
by Scott Watkins
March 5th, 2020, 2:27 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What's with all the thread dredging?
Replies: 27
Views: 1382

Re: What's with all the thread dredging?

Nope the wine world is dead at retail.
by Scott Watkins
February 29th, 2020, 2:55 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Is the Coronavirus economic impact slowing your buying?
Replies: 28
Views: 1772

Re: Is the Coronavirus economic impact slowing your buying?

No, why would it? If the world was ending tomorrow would you stop drinking? I’d probably stop tomorrow. But not until then! Not slowing my buying much. After all, if I have to quarantine myself for a while, I will need to have a good line up of things to choose from. This is good logic, I would be ...

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