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by Peter C.
September 20th, 2020, 1:58 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

Haha! Good buckets to have.
by Peter C.
September 20th, 2020, 1:57 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

Decanted a 2018 EDITORIAL for 5 hours and drinking it now and it's...very good. I only bought 3 will decide later tonight if I add another 6. Look, I know nothing, but this is REALLY good. Bought another case. So far only the OFF THE CUFF have I not cared for out of the recent WineAccess private la...
by Peter C.
September 20th, 2020, 1:56 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

Good to hear. Are you going to replace Amanda doing videos moving forward neener
by Peter C.
September 20th, 2020, 11:50 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 4256
Views: 242112

Re: de Negoce offer

Andrew Demaree wrote:
September 20th, 2020, 11:42 am
16% alcohol makes this a lot less tempting to me.
I was all in until I saw the 16%. I enjoy an occasional fruit bomb by but my lord.
by Peter C.
September 20th, 2020, 11:41 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 4256
Views: 242112

Re: de Negoce offer

Any people with WA subscriptions have a sense of where this is from?
by Peter C.
September 19th, 2020, 4:56 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 4256
Views: 242112

Re: de Negoce offer

MatthewT wrote:
September 19th, 2020, 4:53 pm
If I start buying Rose and we start drinking at 11AM this household is in a lot of trouble.
Haha! [cheers.gif]
by Peter C.
September 19th, 2020, 4:53 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

James Mc wrote:
September 19th, 2020, 12:58 pm
Neal.Mollen wrote:
September 19th, 2020, 12:54 pm
Peter C. wrote:
September 19th, 2020, 9:49 am
Dan posted this code over in the Coupon thread. Works for anyone.

www.wineaccess.com/enjoy30
1st purchase only
I just tried it and it showed up at check out.
champagne.gif Credit to Dan Hammer in the Coupon thread to give credit where it's due.
by Peter C.
September 19th, 2020, 4:52 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

Neal.Mollen wrote:
September 19th, 2020, 12:54 pm
Peter C. wrote:
September 19th, 2020, 9:49 am
Dan posted this code over in the Coupon thread. Works for anyone.

www.wineaccess.com/enjoy30
1st purchase only
Meaning with that code. Worked for me even with credits. Give it a whirl Neal.
by Peter C.
September 19th, 2020, 9:49 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

Dan posted this code over in the Coupon thread. Works for anyone.

www.wineaccess.com/enjoy30
by Peter C.
September 19th, 2020, 9:47 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 1552
Views: 149109

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

Tyler Rico wrote:
September 19th, 2020, 8:31 am
Dan Hammer wrote:
September 19th, 2020, 8:05 am
A snail postcard yielded this WineAccess code.

Enjoy $30 off your first purchase of $100 by visiting wineaccess.com/enjoy30
Thanks for sharing Dan. Looks like this works for all accounts, not just first time purchases.
Yup - works for me, too.
by Peter C.
September 18th, 2020, 7:15 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

Finally received the Antica Cab a few days ago and popped it along with a Stay Home for the side by side comparison. For those that don't know, the overwhelming suspicion is that the Stay Home is sourced from Antica, the same wine which ultimately found its way into the 2016 Antica Cab. I popped th...
by Peter C.
September 17th, 2020, 3:33 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 1552
Views: 149109

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

joejolesch wrote:
September 17th, 2020, 3:22 pm
J. Bloch wrote:
September 17th, 2020, 1:19 pm
FALL50 is $50 off $250

Not sure if folks noticed, but RMN is showing Cash Back again for Wine.com purchases (it disappeared for a while). Unfortunately it's only 1% right now, but here's hoping we get back to the days of 10%+ CB!
I read this too quickly as FAIL50

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by Peter C.
September 17th, 2020, 2:13 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: wine.com delivery fail
Replies: 153
Views: 6442

Re: wine.com delivery fail

John, I don't mean this as argumentative as it sounds, but just because someone who answers a customer service line says something doesn't make it true. As an example, the guys answering the phones at Premier Cru weren't very accurate with their feedback. Given how it appears these guys run the bus...
by Peter C.
September 17th, 2020, 10:07 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: wine.com delivery fail
Replies: 153
Views: 6442

Re: wine.com delivery fail

For those wanting to ship, I received 1/4 shipments today, and just received notice that the remaining 3/4 will arrive tomorrow. On my last chat with Customer Service I asked if they could elevate the request to ship immediately to a manager which they seemed to do. Said if I didn't have tracking fo...
by Peter C.
September 17th, 2020, 10:04 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 1552
Views: 149109

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

David_K wrote:
September 17th, 2020, 9:37 am
Peter C. wrote:
September 17th, 2020, 9:36 am
Just received a Wine.com code via snail mail, $300 off $200 w FALLWINE. Expires 10/31.

Not great but there it is.
Assuming you mean to type $30 off of $200; otherwise, that would be one HECK of a coupon. champagne.gif
Haha - yes! Corrected champagne.gif
by Peter C.
September 17th, 2020, 9:36 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 1552
Views: 149109

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

Just received a Wine.com code via snail mail, $30 off $200 w FALLWINE. Expires 10/31.

Not great but there it is.

*fixed to $30
by Peter C.
September 17th, 2020, 6:42 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

2018 Editorial sounds like Farella Vineyard. Farella's current Cabernet release is $65, so not sure this qualifies as "another hair-raising-deal." Quite possible that these are grapes that did not make the cut, so $40 is about right. Was debating trying this out. Did anyone try the 2016 Editorial, ...
by Peter C.
September 17th, 2020, 6:40 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Red Burgs - time to crack a few!
Replies: 48
Views: 3265

Re: 2018 Red Burgs - time to crack a few!

It looks to be a pretty strong vintage with good ripeness and fleshy wines. Here's one to start the ball rolling. 2018 Forey Pere et Fils Vosne-Romanee Lovely dark cherry and raspberry fruit, with whiffs of violets and some subtle spice. Texture is great, nicely ripe tannins, make the palate silky ...
by Peter C.
September 16th, 2020, 12:55 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: wine.com delivery fail
Replies: 153
Views: 6442

Re: wine.com delivery fail

I was person #39 in the chat queue when I started....57 minutes later....I added the boldface and redacted names/times. bottom line: I don't think the arrival dates selected or on the order status have much basis in reality. I guess people will get stuff, when they get stuff. ==== CSR: I'm very sor...
by Peter C.
September 16th, 2020, 8:18 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

2018 Editorial sounds like Farella Vineyard. Farella's current Cabernet release is $65, so not sure this qualifies as "another hair-raising-deal." Quite possible that these are grapes that did not make the cut, so $40 is about right. Was debating trying this out. Did anyone try the 2016 Editorial, ...
by Peter C.
September 16th, 2020, 8:16 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

This is 3rd review. 2nd was YESTERDAY and I'm drinking it now and it's fantastic and has glowing reviews on CT. I never got the 1st but also is well reviewed. Yes, she works for them or is affiliated for them in some kind (podcast?) which is rather shady. She also making bank as people use her link...
by Peter C.
September 16th, 2020, 7:18 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 4256
Views: 242112

Re: de Negoce offer

DeLoach - do I really care, no. Am I honest about the clues and how they are the closest match to date. Yes. ✓ Location - RRV and neighborhood of Dutton vineyards, Martinelli, Merry Edwards ✓ WE scores 2016 and 2017 ✓ Case volumes support selling off 1000 cases of bulk pinot noir. (DeLoach produces...
by Peter C.
September 16th, 2020, 7:09 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: wine.com delivery fail
Replies: 153
Views: 6442

Re: wine.com delivery fail

I was person #39 in the chat queue when I started....57 minutes later....I added the boldface and redacted names/times. bottom line: I don't think the arrival dates selected or on the order status have much basis in reality. I guess people will get stuff, when they get stuff. ==== CSR: I'm very sor...
by Peter C.
September 15th, 2020, 4:14 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 4256
Views: 242112

Re: de Negoce offer

Brent S wrote:
September 15th, 2020, 4:12 pm
could be Sojourn. Maybe because of the sale they need to dump some juice quick.
Not a pioneer of Cali Pinot, per the description. Could be David Bruce...
by Peter C.
September 15th, 2020, 4:13 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 4256
Views: 242112

Re: de Negoce offer

Dave Hauser wrote:
September 15th, 2020, 3:43 pm
R Roberts wrote:
September 15th, 2020, 3:41 pm
Dehlinger?
I'd love for that to be true, but would Dehlinger really give up 1000 cases?

-Dave Hauser
I never find cola notes in Dehlinger, thankfully, which is in the descriptor. What about William Selyem or however you spell it. Said pioneer....
by Peter C.
September 15th, 2020, 2:58 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 4256
Views: 242112

Re: de Negoce offer

I ordered a bunch of cans of white (72 cans in total) from Last Bottle last week from one of their recent offerings. They apparently decided to ship them in normal wine cases, with each can in its own bottle hole. As a result, I had 6 large cases of wine (that happened to be abnormally light) dropp...
by Peter C.
September 12th, 2020, 1:16 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: wine.com delivery fail
Replies: 153
Views: 6442

Re: wine.com delivery fail

Lol!
by Peter C.
September 12th, 2020, 12:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: wine.com delivery fail
Replies: 153
Views: 6442

Re: wine.com delivery fail

Just curious, does anyone have the OPPOSITE issue regarding delivery? I have a couple orders that were supposed to ship yesterday and arrive today and only 1 did. Other orders haven't been shipped yet. Yes. I have an order from last week that had a "requested arrival" (assigned by their system) for...
by Peter C.
September 12th, 2020, 9:39 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: wine.com delivery fail
Replies: 153
Views: 6442

Re: wine.com delivery fail

Just curious, does anyone have the OPPOSITE issue regarding delivery?

I have a couple orders that were supposed to ship yesterday and arrive today and only 1 did. Other orders haven't been shipped yet.
by Peter C.
September 5th, 2020, 3:47 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

David B wrote:
September 5th, 2020, 12:26 pm
Got 11 bottles of Ogier Cote Du Rhone and 1 bottle of '06 Beaucastel for $217 after $50 new site offer and $100 credit from Amex. Screaming deal!
The Ogier is great. Opened one about a week ago.
by Peter C.
September 5th, 2020, 11:34 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

MatthewT wrote:
September 3rd, 2020, 12:43 pm
Well, 30 min into YESTERDAY and I'm already finished my first glass. I decanted for 6 hours. Fantastic.

Awesome to hear!
by Peter C.
September 2nd, 2020, 12:42 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

My case arrived today, but just barely. My previous 4 shipments have all been in sturdy styroshippers, but for this one, they decided to use a very thin-grade recycled cardboard shipper that was completely disfigured and basically broken down within the box. I am honestly shocked my wines arrived i...
by Peter C.
September 1st, 2020, 7:24 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

If you have a $100/250 promo, score a 168 Krug for $100 and 6 Matrot Bourg Blanc for WS Pro low of $20. What a world. Haven’t seen one of those in a while I can't even call how I got that, but this one is valid for anyone who hasn't used it, it's $50/200 which was their site redesign promo: http://...
by Peter C.
August 31st, 2020, 11:33 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

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MatthewT wrote:
August 30th, 2020, 5:42 pm
Mike R wrote:
August 30th, 2020, 5:37 pm
Anyone else on the board have the Yesterday yet?
Mine come next week
What did you think of Stay Home?
by Peter C.
August 31st, 2020, 7:51 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

Benjg wrote:
August 30th, 2020, 6:04 pm
Having a concept album tonight and I agree with what’s already been said, great wine!
Agreed! If you enjoy it try Stay Home, it needs more air and a touch of heat on the finish if you don't decant it but for $20 can't beat it.
by Peter C.
August 28th, 2020, 7:39 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

Jidhin R. wrote:
August 28th, 2020, 7:34 pm
Anyone try the previous Chad Cabernet, Oakville that just went up? Unfortunately Yesterday is done so curious of this is a good deal.
Nope, bite and let us know how it is.
by Peter C.
August 28th, 2020, 7:39 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

If you have a $100/250 promo, score a 168 Krug for $100 and 6 Matrot Bourg Blanc for WS Pro low of $20. What a world.
by Peter C.
August 28th, 2020, 3:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

I will again add the massive caveat that my palate is different from everyone else's and I don't want to overhype this wine. I certainly enjoyed the initiate taste, but who is to say I won't hate it later tonight or tomorrow? You don't need to give a caveat for a wine that's already sold out and no...
by Peter C.
August 28th, 2020, 1:14 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

I'm so mad its sold out!! I got it today. It's incredible, I really really wish I had bought more. No joke? This is a real post? Oh man. And you have a refined palate. I'm not kidding! Seems like you do. Tell us more...what's it taste like? What do you think it should cost? I am not joking. I just ...
by Peter C.
August 28th, 2020, 10:41 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

MatthewT wrote:
August 28th, 2020, 8:22 am
YESTERDAY has sold out, lol. Friend got it today. I get mine next week. Just decanted a STAY HOME and looking forward to it today.
Curious to see what you think!
by Peter C.
August 27th, 2020, 9:06 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

Tried the Stay Home 2016 tonight. My favorite of the three WineAccess private labels I have tried so far. Needs a decant, but really tasty. Going to order a few more of the Stay Home, a few of the Concept Album (want to try this one), and hopefully when I get my Yesterday (if its good), a few more ...
by Peter C.
August 27th, 2020, 12:33 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

I'll be curious to see if the referral for first time purchasers reverts back to the $50/150 vs the $30/150 they're offering now. I believe it said $30/150 through August 31, so curious on Sept 1 if we see a change. On my site (when logged in) it says refer friend and both get $50 off first purchas...
by Peter C.
August 26th, 2020, 7:06 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

People talking about the AMEX $50 off Wine Access offer who don't have it available. The Points Guy published an article this morning that said AMEX only makes available to you 100 offers at a time. If you add them to your card, even if you don't use them, more offers will appear. Just FYI for thos...
by Peter C.
August 26th, 2020, 7:05 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

That's very encouraging, considering I like Cosmologist! We opened another Cosmo today and got big time mulled cherry notes with lots of baking spices. I've never been a fan of that flavor profile, that one you prefer? I mean this with complete sincerity: I don't know about anything about wine. I h...
by Peter C.
August 25th, 2020, 6:18 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 4256
Views: 242112

Re: de Negoce offer

I took a case of 44 cab as my first purchase... I grabbed one. Only purchased this and the 2018 Spring Mtn Cab (wanna say N 25?). $20 delivered for Rutherford cab is right up my alley. Did you try the Spring Mtn Cab yet? Nope, you? I haven't taken delivery, when I ordered it said it ships sometime ...
by Peter C.
August 25th, 2020, 5:37 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 4256
Views: 242112

Re: de Negoce offer

Harris Goldberg wrote:
August 25th, 2020, 5:01 pm
I took a case of 44 cab as my first purchase...
I grabbed one. Only purchased this and the 2018 Spring Mtn Cab (wanna say N 25?). $20 delivered for Rutherford cab is right up my alley.
by Peter C.
August 24th, 2020, 2:42 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

I've bought a ton of crappy wine in my life. I won't be devastated if Yesterday isn't that great. I just wish I could understand why it is taking so long to sell out. Maybe these off label wines just don't sell above $30ish. Hence why DeNegoce sells at $18 despite the fact that they sell everything...
by Peter C.
August 24th, 2020, 2:38 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

Anyone having theirs shipped soon? Mine has to wait until late October as it is just too damn hot. Curious to see a note or two before it sells out. Mine is being shipped for delivery this Saturday, so should have some notes for you soon. Just buy it for a future delivery date and you can always ca...
by Peter C.
August 24th, 2020, 7:06 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 1552
Views: 149109

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

Appreciate the tip on the Ridge at Wine Access. Geyserville was gone, but they had 2017 Lytton Springs which I prefer. Wine Access sent me a $100 off $250 new-customer code this weekend, which I was not sure if I was going to use. But I did... I stacked that coupon with the Amex offer to pick up th...
by Peter C.
August 22nd, 2020, 1:21 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 445
Views: 22210

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

She posted a youtube comment: "Excellent!! Each “private label” wine access does will vary as far as whether they’re getting the grapes or the actual juice. While they can’t disclose who actually “made” the wine, what I can say is the grapes and the winemaking are both very clearly very high qualit...

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