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by R. Gleiberm@n
December 12th, 2019, 5:13 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Burt Williams RIP with added remarks
Replies: 43
Views: 1630

Re: Burt Williams RIP with added remarks

RIP. More than anyone else in the world, Burt Williams is responsible for my love of wine.
by R. Gleiberm@n
November 28th, 2019, 5:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Thanksgiving Day Wine Lineup
Replies: 139
Views: 5923

Re: Thanksgiving Day Wine Lineup

-Weller Bourbon
-2015 Saxum James Berry x 2
-2003 Butler Nephew Port
by R. Gleiberm@n
October 25th, 2019, 6:20 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Walgreens Fedex
Replies: 45
Views: 1511

Re: Walgreens Fedex

Have my FedEx wine shipments ALL held at Walgreen's. Solves a number of problems: 1) nobody at home to sign and even though the drivers know me, they wont leave them the alcohol deliveries, 2) if my wife does not see it delivered to the house, did i really buy it and 3) Walgreen's open and accessibl...
by R. Gleiberm@n
October 23rd, 2019, 10:28 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Gone
Replies: 0
Views: 164

Gone

I have access to a couple. PM.
by R. Gleiberm@n
October 3rd, 2019, 10:18 am
Forum: Travel and Restaurants Forum
Topic: Italy (Rome/Florence/Venice) - June 2020
Replies: 14
Views: 1214

Italy (Rome/Florence/Venice) - June 2020

Taking a trip next June for to celebrate my wife’s 50th to Italy: 4 nights Rome, 4 nights Florence, & 3 nights Venice. “Kids” (16 & 19) along for the ride…they both drink wine and have been thoroughly snobbified on Cali wines by their father. I know little about Italy and even less about Italian win...
by R. Gleiberm@n
September 11th, 2019, 10:41 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Andremily Rose
Replies: 18
Views: 1631

Re: Andremily Rose

An unexpected $186 Wednesday post lunch expense.
by R. Gleiberm@n
September 4th, 2019, 12:35 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Cowboys @ Bears 12/5
Replies: 0
Views: 152

Cowboys @ Bears 12/5

Looking for 3 (or 4) tickets to Dallas @ Chicago on 12/5. Wine (mostly Cali) or bourbon (Pappy, BT Antique, etc) to trade. PM me.
by R. Gleiberm@n
August 28th, 2019, 8:18 am
Forum: Travel and Restaurants Forum
Topic: London Recos
Replies: 21
Views: 3166

Re: London Recos

Cant say enough good things bout this place if you like Indian food: Trishna. Local, regional dishes I have never heard of or seen before. Each one better than the next and paired with regional cocktails. https://www.trishnalondon.com/ Also, I found an hour at Hedonism Fine Wines to be as good as an...
by R. Gleiberm@n
July 30th, 2019, 11:56 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Saxum Question
Replies: 21
Views: 1923

Re: Saxum Question

I am class of 2012 as well. Got my email to expect an offer next week.
by R. Gleiberm@n
July 24th, 2019, 8:56 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Saxum Question
Replies: 21
Views: 1923

Re: Saxum Question

Anyone know when the current mailing list offer expires? Is there generally a follow up offer for those moved up from the wait list? Cheers! I thought it ended this past Monday. If you were moving up, I think you would have received an email by now, but maybe that has changed. I checked on my own s...
by R. Gleiberm@n
June 19th, 2019, 4:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Thoughts on Horsepower Vineyards
Replies: 19
Views: 2165

Re: Thoughts on Horsepower Vineyards

I have them all from the first 3 years but have never had them. Did not like the Cayuse wines that I have had. I would liquidate my 21 bottles at cost (+shipping)...all in OWC. PM me if interested.
by R. Gleiberm@n
June 11th, 2019, 8:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Williams Selyem 2016 Beckstoffer Vineyard Georges III Cabernet Sauvignon, 750mL, $195.00 ea.
Replies: 8
Views: 1566

WS Georges III Cab

WTF? Where did that come from? $195. Talk amongst yourselves.
by R. Gleiberm@n
May 30th, 2019, 5:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Announcing the Launch of To Kalon Vineyard Company
Replies: 65
Views: 6937

Re: Announcing the Launch of To Kalon Vineyard Company

I’ll stick with MacDonald.
by R. Gleiberm@n
May 29th, 2019, 10:22 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Thoughts on Kosta Browne "Estate Offering"
Replies: 21
Views: 2897

Re: Thoughts on Kosta Browne "Estate Offering"

I called KB yesterday. Both KB and Cirq will be producing wines from both vineyards this year and for at least a couple into the future. The KB price will be $120.
by R. Gleiberm@n
April 4th, 2019, 7:21 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: WTB: 2005 Sine Qua Non Roussanne Atlantis Fe2O3~3e
Replies: 1
Views: 238

WTB: 2005 Sine Qua Non Roussanne Atlantis Fe2O3~3e

Anybody willing to part with any either loose or as the 3-pack (2 x Roussanne + 1 x Grenache)?
by R. Gleiberm@n
April 1st, 2019, 11:28 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Horsepower '11-'13
Replies: 1
Views: 356

Re: Horsepower '11-'13

Bump.
by R. Gleiberm@n
February 17th, 2019, 12:02 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Horsepower '11-'13
Replies: 1
Views: 356

Horsepower '11-'13

I know someone with a collection of Horsepower '11-'13, all wines, all OWC. 21 bottles. New Jersey. Prefers a handoff. PM offers or for more details.
by R. Gleiberm@n
February 7th, 2019, 12:57 pm
Forum: BYO Forum - Wine at Restaurants
Topic: Scarsdale/Westchester NY
Replies: 2
Views: 227

Re: Scarsdale/Westchester NY

Thx for the suggestion. I will check it out. Currently booked at Eastchester Fish Gourmet. $25 corkage which I can certainly live with.
by R. Gleiberm@n
February 7th, 2019, 10:23 am
Forum: BYO Forum - Wine at Restaurants
Topic: Scarsdale/Westchester NY
Replies: 2
Views: 227

Scarsdale/Westchester NY

Need a good BYO spot for this Saturday night 2/9/19.
by R. Gleiberm@n
January 27th, 2019, 8:50 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 10 Forum (January 27, 2019) #BD10 "the Black Friday of wine commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Flannery Beef!
Replies: 82
Views: 6209

Re: Flannery Beef!

Bryan, is there any way to add ground beef to a BD order?
by R. Gleiberm@n
January 15th, 2019, 8:11 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Aubert Spring Release
Replies: 80
Views: 6522

Re: Aubert Spring Release

Open as of now for me. Passing due to forced cutbacks although I love the wines. That said, I find the new 12 bottle minimum, I though it used to be 4 but maybe 6, to be ridiculous. If I was buying like I traditionally did, I would not have bought 12. Happy to pass mine along at cost to anyone who w...
by R. Gleiberm@n
November 27th, 2018, 3:36 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Somek Winery - Israel
Replies: 9
Views: 523

Re: Somek Winery - Israel

I visited Somek in June and had a wonderful visit and tasting. Good people. Good wines. Very nice area. We happened by chance to get a personal tasting earlier that morning at Margalit. Margalit is a top notch, non-Kosher, boutique winery. Dr. Margalit personally opened the facility to meet myself, ...
by R. Gleiberm@n
November 14th, 2018, 1:51 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ENDED Gabriel-Glas Gold Stems w/ Free Shipping
Replies: 29
Views: 3263

Re: Gabriel-Glas Gold Stems w/ Free Shipping

Ditto on everything positive said about Don and these stems. Anyone interested in a couple of dozen Reidels of differing varieties that now sit around my house gathering dust?
by R. Gleiberm@n
November 8th, 2018, 11:09 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Cooling Unit Replacement
Replies: 10
Views: 632

Re: Cooling Unit Replacement

I have a CellarPro 1800 and am very happy with it. I convinced a friend to go with a 4200 and he is very happy with it. The only regrets either of us have is not getting the remote display/control unit. I think we could still do it but neither of us want to spend the money now. If my 1800 dies I wi...
by R. Gleiberm@n
November 7th, 2018, 8:01 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Bob Cabral Troubadour Pinot
Replies: 0
Views: 296

Bob Cabral Troubadour Pinot

Count me in the group who loved most of his WS pinots. I never tried the Three Sticks but I did take a flyer on 3 bottles of his new bottling last year. Quite honestly, I am shocked there is virtually nothing on CT about his new "name label" wines. Does anyone know anything? Debating on opening one ...
by R. Gleiberm@n
November 6th, 2018, 10:04 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Cooling Unit Replacement
Replies: 10
Views: 632

Re: Cooling Unit Replacement

Any idea what went wrong with the Breezeaire? Currently refurbishing a 10 year old winemate and I'm curious as to the kind of things that go wrong with these devices. ??? I already have almost $300 into the service calls and assessments. The unit is at a major, local commercial refrigeration servic...
by R. Gleiberm@n
November 6th, 2018, 9:02 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Cooling Unit Replacement
Replies: 10
Views: 632

Cooling Unit Replacement

Been using Breezeaire for the last ~13 years. Unit #1 lasted 10+, Unit #2 (a WKE4000) didn't make it 3. Looking for suggestions on alternatives. A first glance, I like the looks of the CellarPro 4200VSi based on size (almost identical to existing through the wall unit), controls, built in option for...
by R. Gleiberm@n
November 1st, 2018, 8:41 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: My final Berserker offer - DONE and Dusted
Replies: 52
Views: 3755

Re: My final Berserker offer

Steve... just placed an order, but the promo code took $10 off my total order, not $10 on each bottle of cab. Just FYI. Thanks. I noticed that. If you can believe it, I've tried to get my parent LLC to allow "per bottle" discounts for 5 years and they won't do it. I'll take care of it. Sorry about ...
by R. Gleiberm@n
November 1st, 2018, 8:34 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: My final Berserker offer - DONE and Dusted
Replies: 52
Views: 3755

Re: My final Berserker offer

CellarTracker notes on the 2011 Napa cab (only one note on the Coombsville Reserve unfortunately): https://www.cellartracker.com/wine.asp?iWine=1743564&searchId=4F0E73C0%23selected%253DW1743564_1_Kf4842048aba1af7f6ab868663000044f Steve, I built a cart and tried the code for a case purchase of the C...
by R. Gleiberm@n
October 11th, 2018, 4:42 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Steak Futures? 25% off PRE-ORDER Dry-Aged "Upper" Prime Black Angus
Replies: 6
Views: 398

Re: Steak Futures? 25% off PRE-ORDER Dry-Aged "Upper" Prime Black Angus

Just tried to put a cart together using the code FUTURES to no avail. Returned the following message: “This code did not match any active gift card or discount. Was it entered correctly?”
by R. Gleiberm@n
September 7th, 2018, 5:47 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Realm @ cost
Replies: 3
Views: 756

Re: Realm @ cost

Gone.
by R. Gleiberm@n
September 6th, 2018, 7:28 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Realm @ cost
Replies: 3
Views: 756

Realm @ cost

Just cant swing it at this time. I have 1 bottle of each (Tempest, Falstaff, Absurd) plus 9 Bard. PM if interested.
by R. Gleiberm@n
September 4th, 2018, 8:21 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Scarecrow M. Etain @ Cost
Replies: 8
Views: 1186

Re: Scarecrow M. Etain @ Cost

Appears to be spoken for.
by R. Gleiberm@n
September 2nd, 2018, 10:28 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Scarecrow M. Etain @ Cost
Replies: 8
Views: 1186

Scarecrow M. Etain @ Cost

This is coming in October. Let me know if you are interested in my allocation at cost.
by R. Gleiberm@n
August 1st, 2018, 4:44 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: IKEA 'Hutten' wine rack
Replies: 16
Views: 2134

IKEA 'Hutten' wine rack

No experience with that product but the bulk of my cellar’s racking is IKEA Ivar. Love that I can have a mix of bottle racks and flat adjustable shelves.
by R. Gleiberm@n
July 9th, 2018, 5:56 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Rivers Marie Panek and a question
Replies: 29
Views: 1825

Rivers Marie Panek and a question

Quivet LPV
by R. Gleiberm@n
July 7th, 2018, 12:05 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Marcassin Pinot Noir 2012 release
Replies: 51
Views: 7008

Marcassin Pinot Noir 2012 release

2 week check clearing - that is a new record.
by R. Gleiberm@n
July 1st, 2018, 1:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Recommendations Similar to PGC Berserker’s Cuvée
Replies: 88
Views: 4351

Recommendations Similar to PGC Berserker’s Cuvée

In case he is keeping tabs, you can put me down for 6 cases Jim.
by R. Gleiberm@n
June 21st, 2018, 12:11 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Marcassin Pinot Noir 2012 release
Replies: 51
Views: 7008

Marcassin Pinot Noir 2012 release

Mailer arrived in PA today.
by R. Gleiberm@n
May 28th, 2018, 5:22 am
Forum: Travel and Restaurants Forum
Topic: Tel Aviv Beer/Wine Bars + Stores
Replies: 2
Views: 228

Tel Aviv Beer/Wine Bars + Stores

Flying out tonight - suggestions?
by R. Gleiberm@n
May 16th, 2018, 5:02 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Was The Single Greatest 1970s CA Wine?
Replies: 121
Views: 4766

What Was The Single Greatest 1970s CA Wine?

PM me anyone with some of the 1970's from this discussion. Need a couple to celebrate my 50th in 2 years. I have a '70 port but would like to find a couple bottles of CA cab to go with.
by R. Gleiberm@n
May 8th, 2018, 11:23 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Lastbottle Spring Marathon
Replies: 148
Views: 8690

Lastbottle Spring Marathon

Mine arrived in PA today. No complaints.
by R. Gleiberm@n
April 24th, 2018, 6:05 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Help me pick a 1970 Port
Replies: 28
Views: 997

Help me pick a 1970 Port

Where are you and who is your local? I'm a 1970 birthday and I picked up a 70 Fonseca's that I came accross but I now have concerns about its storage, etc. Would not mind having a backup for my 50th. I have an birthday dinner coming up for a friend who is turning 48 this year. I'm thinking I'll brin...
by R. Gleiberm@n
March 27th, 2018, 3:42 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Bourbon Thread
Replies: 3466
Views: 189196

The Bourbon Thread

Local wine shop has 1 bottle of Noah’s mill at $50. It has great reviews online, but my buddy who’s opinion I trust said its a hard pass at $50, stating ER10, Four roses single barrel and EJ single barrel is much better value. Thoughts? I disagree. One of my personal favorites. In my option, I woul...
by R. Gleiberm@n
March 1st, 2018, 4:20 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 1994 WILLIAMS SELYEM ALLEN VINEYARD PINOT NOIR in magnum
Replies: 19
Views: 761

1994 WILLIAMS SELYEM ALLEN VINEYARD PINOT NOIR in magnum

This post is yet another reminder of all of the really good WS that I drank through when it was the only thing in my cellar and I kick myself every time you post something like this. '94 Allen...all time fave. If my memory serves, Gary Farrell made some great Allen in '94 too.
by R. Gleiberm@n
February 6th, 2018, 6:39 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: London Restaurant Recommendation Needed
Replies: 27
Views: 1416

London Restaurant Recommendation Needed

Was just there. Had one night free for dinner. Went for Indian @ Trishna. Amazing and dishes that I have never seen in any other Indian restaurant that I have been to.
by R. Gleiberm@n
February 6th, 2018, 6:02 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Bourbon Thread
Replies: 3466
Views: 189196

The Bourbon Thread

This was part of my post in the travel forum but I though I would mention it here as well. I was in London for a long weekend. Ate lunch at Burger & Lobster (the one inside of Harvey Nichols) and they were selling shots of Pappy 15 for ~30 bucks (21 GBP). They had a full unopened bottle that the bar...
by R. Gleiberm@n
February 6th, 2018, 6:00 pm
Forum: Travel and Restaurants Forum
Topic: One night in London...
Replies: 16
Views: 1026

One night in London...

A quick follow-up. My dinner for 2 became a dinner for 4 when another couple, great friends of ours, decided to come to London for the same event we were attending. As such, we passed on romantic and went with Indian. The restaurant was called Trishna. AMAZING. They claim to offer very unique and re...
by R. Gleiberm@n
February 6th, 2018, 3:43 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: No Girls @ cost
Replies: 2
Views: 409

No Girls @ cost

Gone.

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