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by gwagner
March 3rd, 2020, 2:35 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: 2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian Mags
Replies: 0
Views: 228

2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian Mags

2 Mags total:

1 - 2013 Myriad Crane Mag
1 - 2013 Myriad Crane Elysian Mag

$840 for both. Not looking to split up.

Selling as a pair. Buyer to provide label.

PM with questions.
by gwagner
November 16th, 2018, 8:53 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO Styro Shippers Chicagoland
Replies: 2
Views: 223

ISO Styro Shippers Chicagoland

Looking for styro shippers in Chicagoland. PM me. Happy to come pick them up from you.

Thanks.
by gwagner
April 2nd, 2017, 8:51 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1974 Clos du Val
Replies: 32
Views: 1824

TN: 1974 Clos du Val

The 1974 reserve bottling was recently tasted. Brilliant bottle! April 2, 2017 - Recent purchase from binnys. Fill very top shoulder. Perfect cork. Double decanted. First pour was astringent and funky. After 2 hours this began to open up with an ethereal perfume that led us to believe more was to co...
by gwagner
April 2nd, 2017, 8:46 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What bottle of wine did you open today?
Replies: 11838
Views: 441877

What bottle of wine did you open today?

1974 Clos du Val reserve. Recent binnys acquisition. 4 hr double decant. Magical bottle of wine. Maybe the best 74 I've ever had. Find em. They are still in chicagoland at various stores. Worth every penny.
by gwagner
February 3rd, 2017, 3:50 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FT: My '13 MacDonald 3 pack for your...? (pending)
Replies: 5
Views: 763

FT: My '13 MacDonald 3 pack for your...?

Was fortunate enough to pick up several bottles in the aftermarket so I'm willing to trade 3 for something interesting. Cali Syrah (haven't made Andremily so that's high on the list) or N Rhone preferred but certainly not limited to those! PM with what you're thinking! How about a 3 pack of andremi...
by gwagner
January 14th, 2017, 8:12 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO Styro Shippers in Chicagoland
Replies: 1
Views: 226

ISO Styro Shippers in Chicagoland

All set. Thank you to everyone.
by gwagner
January 12th, 2017, 4:11 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO Styro Shippers in Chicagoland
Replies: 1
Views: 226

ISO Styro Shippers in Chicagoland

If you have any, please PM me, and I'll be happy to come get em. Mostly looking for 12 pack shippers.

Thanks.
by gwagner
October 21st, 2016, 10:52 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: I'm thinking Cellarpro- how long do they last?
Replies: 37
Views: 2467

I'm thinking Cellarpro- how long do they last?

1800xts worked great for 5 yrs and 2 months Compressor quit. Called them up and they honored the warranty. Just paid for shipping and they sent me a refurbished unit. Pretty good on their part. Happy with the experience, however if it had been the dog days of summer when it quit, I would have been f...
by gwagner
April 30th, 2016, 7:30 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Mike Smith wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 419
Views: 31772

What Mike Smith wine are you drinking tonight?

Finally... we have all been waiting for you to chime in.

Happiest of Birthdays Leah!

Welcome aboard.

Grab a 2010 Quivet Kenefick.
by gwagner
April 1st, 2016, 12:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: PSA: Cray-cray Sandler vertical offer
Replies: 23
Views: 1676

PSA: Cray-cray Sandler vertical offer

'11 keefer arrived and opened within an hour. Chris, your descriptors meet the experience I had with this bottle.

Thank you for the heads up Nate, and as always, thank you to Ed. If I needed more domestic pinot, I'd grab a whole lot more.
by gwagner
March 22nd, 2016, 8:59 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: PSA: Cray-cray Sandler vertical offer
Replies: 23
Views: 1676

PSA: Cray-cray Sandler vertical offer

Ed replied to my email quickly. These sound right up my alley. Thanks for the heads up. Went with 2 keefers and 1 bien nacido, because I love wines from the vineyard. Wish me luck on my exploration.
by gwagner
March 22nd, 2016, 8:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: PSA: Cray-cray Sandler vertical offer
Replies: 23
Views: 1676

PSA: Cray-cray Sandler vertical offer

What style are these? Do they age?
by gwagner
March 22nd, 2016, 10:59 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2014 Myriad Cabs
Replies: 35
Views: 3463

2014 Myriad Cabs

Is anyone able to post Mikes notes from each wine? I can't get back into that area on their site.
by gwagner
March 22nd, 2016, 9:34 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: FedEx Rant.
Replies: 56
Views: 2444

FedEx Rant.

Paul, sorry to hear of your troubles. I actually have the same problem, but with UPS. Not sure where you are located, but if a Fedex Office location is near you, they are happy to accept on your behalf for no charge. Hope this helps.
by gwagner
March 22nd, 2016, 9:30 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2014 Myriad Cabs
Replies: 35
Views: 3463

2014 Myriad Cabs

Order in.
by gwagner
March 14th, 2016, 6:59 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2014 Myriad Cabs
Replies: 35
Views: 3463

2014 Myriad Cabs

Anyone have any barrel tasting notes on any?
by gwagner
February 8th, 2016, 9:53 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2013 Kutch Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast (USA, California, Sonoma County, Sonoma Coast)
Replies: 55
Views: 2058

TN: 2013 Kutch Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast (USA, California, Sonoma County, Sonoma Coast)

Wonderul pinot. Had 2 bottles so far. I did have an off bottle of this the other night. Almost spritzy.
by gwagner
January 19th, 2016, 9:45 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Premier Cru chargeback information (ONLY)
Replies: 443
Views: 51092

Premier Cru chargeback information (ONLY)

I Asked to speak to a supervisor. She looked up premier cru in her internal system and it seemed to automatically tell her to give the credit. She said she knew all about what was happening. Was this with Visa or Mastercard? Chase Visa told me twice they can't do anything. Bank of America Mastercar...
by gwagner
January 18th, 2016, 7:20 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Premier Cru chargeback information (ONLY)
Replies: 443
Views: 51092

Premier Cru chargeback information (ONLY)

3 calls in to Chase. No success. I keep getting the explanation that my orders from July '13 to Jan '14 are outside their dispute window. Is there anything I can explain to them to get it to move forward? Keep getting stuck.
by gwagner
December 13th, 2015, 11:40 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS 2007 & 2011 Dow's VP **LOWERED**
Replies: 8
Views: 691

FS 2007 & 2011 Dow's VP **LOWERED**

Western suburbs in chicago
by gwagner
November 18th, 2015, 5:51 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS 2007 & 2011 Dow's VP **LOWERED**
Replies: 8
Views: 691

FS 2007 & 2011 Dow's VP

Nick Gangas wrote:Was the 07 wine of the year ?
Pretty sure it was the 2011 that was WS WOTY
by gwagner
November 18th, 2015, 9:53 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS 2007 & 2011 Dow's VP **LOWERED**
Replies: 8
Views: 691

FS 2007 & 2011 Dow's VP

Bump, new additions. Some sold
by gwagner
November 15th, 2015, 9:42 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS 2007 & 2011 Dow's VP **LOWERED**
Replies: 8
Views: 691

FS 2007 & 2011 Dow's VP **LOWERED**

6 bottles available each, purchased on release. 6 pack OWC's available.

2007: 100.00 Each.
2011: 175.00 each.


Usual rules apply. Shipping on buyer. free drop-off in chicagoland.

PM with interest.
by gwagner
July 14th, 2015, 10:16 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2013 myriad cabs LIVE
Replies: 52
Views: 4034

2013 myriad cabs LIVE

Slight bump in price.

Who's in?
by gwagner
May 30th, 2015, 9:39 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2014 Bordeaux Futures
Replies: 290
Views: 20163

2014 Bordeaux Futures

FYI, Binnys has VCC at 135 per. Looks like they have another sku on their site for 140 as well, so the lower pricing will be sold out soon.
by gwagner
May 11th, 2015, 9:54 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: Sea Smoke Southing Vertical
Replies: 9
Views: 814

TN: Sea Smoke Southing Vertical

Just tasted the 12's a few weeks ago. The southing is going to be lovely in 5 years. Already has great balance.
by gwagner
May 1st, 2015, 2:01 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO 2010 Cappellano Pie Franco
Replies: 0
Views: 119

ISO 2010 Cappellano Pie Franco

Shut out. Looking for a 3 pack from a generous soul.
by gwagner
May 1st, 2015, 1:36 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2010 Cappellano Barolo Pie Franco - Where is it?
Replies: 17
Views: 1652

2010 Cappellano Barolo Pie Franco - Where is it?

Got shut out. Bummer. Maybe because I was only looking for 3.
by gwagner
March 26th, 2015, 7:57 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian
Replies: 113
Views: 8308

2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian

Did anyone get any wish listed reds?
by gwagner
March 19th, 2015, 6:10 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian
Replies: 113
Views: 8308

2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian

NED VALOIS wrote:Close your eyes, what do you see ?

I see 10- 3L's, 10-750's setup in two lanes of a bowling alley, but only one ball [wow.gif]
by gwagner
March 19th, 2015, 4:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian
Replies: 113
Views: 8308

2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian

I wonder if there will be anything left for wishlisters.
by gwagner
March 17th, 2015, 11:00 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian
Replies: 113
Views: 8308

2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian

Anyone go for the 3L's?
by gwagner
March 17th, 2015, 8:38 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian
Replies: 113
Views: 8308

2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian

Coming soon to a Computer near you!

Really interested in what will be allocated.

This will be expensive
by gwagner
March 3rd, 2015, 8:14 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Myriad 2012 - built to last?
Replies: 21
Views: 2028

Myriad 2012 - built to last?

Nick, you're killing me. I was hoping to forget about these cabs for awhile, but now i need to pop another of the NV this weekend. I want to give it some air this time, as I never do properly get to spend any time with myriad wines. As soon as they're popped, the crowd devours them. Maybe I just nee...
by gwagner
February 24th, 2015, 5:35 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How to Ship from K&L to Illinois?
Replies: 6
Views: 625

How to Ship from K&L to Illinois?

Thanks for the info. I did see the other thread. I'll have to work something out.
by gwagner
February 24th, 2015, 2:56 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How to Ship from K&L to Illinois?
Replies: 6
Views: 625

How to Ship from K&L to Illinois?

I have some orders waiting for more inclement weather. Didn't realize their policy had changed.

Any suggestions on who to use? Do I need to use a 3rd party shipper?
by gwagner
February 24th, 2015, 1:33 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2014 Monte Bello Futures
Replies: 64
Views: 3737

2014 Monte Bello Futures

For me, it's more of a free cash flow sentiment. Past vintages have been available at 15 to 20% markup post release. No doubt it is one of the best and most consistent wines produced in California. I'm still a buyer this year, but if historical data continues down the same path, I will reconsider fo...
by gwagner
February 24th, 2015, 8:13 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2014 Monte Bello Futures
Replies: 64
Views: 3737

2014 Monte Bello Futures

Anyone know the general production (in cases) for MB?
by gwagner
February 24th, 2015, 6:35 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2014 Monte Bello Futures
Replies: 64
Views: 3737

2014 Monte Bello Futures

Usually can find it at 125 to 130 6 months after release (if it doesn't get a huge score)
by gwagner
February 24th, 2015, 5:20 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2014 Monte Bello Futures
Replies: 64
Views: 3737

2014 Monte Bello Futures

I was playing around on their website when I noticed the pricing had been published. 105 is right on the edge for me. I'll still buy this year, but any additional increases will render me out of the MB Futures program. It's getting eerily close to what retail release prices are from local retailers....
by gwagner
February 23rd, 2015, 8:22 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2014 Monte Bello Futures
Replies: 64
Views: 3737

2014 Monte Bello Futures

Finally eclipsed the 3 digit mark. $105 per 750.

Sad, sad day.
by gwagner
February 18th, 2015, 3:25 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian
Replies: 113
Views: 8308

2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian

I wouldn't be surprised if there was a $10 jump in price.

Is anyone that is on the list not going to buy these this year?
by gwagner
February 18th, 2015, 6:34 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Finally a Coulee de Serrant worthy of the name.
Replies: 37
Views: 1738

Finally a Coulee de Serrant worthy of the name.

For those with more tasting experience of these wines, how does the 2010 clos de coulee serrant stack up?
by gwagner
February 17th, 2015, 3:18 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Quivet Syrah and Sauv Blanc offer is live
Replies: 13
Views: 1034

Quivet Syrah and Sauv Blanc offer is live

In.
by gwagner
February 10th, 2015, 2:39 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian
Replies: 113
Views: 8308

2013 Myriad Crane & Elysian

Anybody heard if pricing will remain the same as 2012?
by gwagner
February 3rd, 2015, 9:47 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Arnot-Roberts Rosè anyone,
Replies: 38
Views: 1393

Arnot-Roberts Rosè anyone,

None for me. I ordered a 6 pack of the touriga rose from the 2012 vintage and I just didn't "get" it. I tried them at cellar, fridge & room temp and just did not find any of them enjoyable to my palate. Not trying to bash the wine, but if i could do it over again, i would try before I go long on the...
by gwagner
February 2nd, 2015, 10:38 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: SOLD
Replies: 2
Views: 267

3 x 1995 Heidsieck Millenaires

Richard,

I'm in Chicagoland

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