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by Charles Hetzel
June 15th, 2019, 2:02 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Fulfilled
Replies: 3
Views: 355

Re: ISO Old Fitzgerald 13 year

I've got a bunker full of it. Good Luck!
by Charles Hetzel
May 25th, 2019, 7:18 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Juan Mercado stepping away from Realm - new Paso Grenache Venture
Replies: 22
Views: 2631

Re: Juan Mercado stepping away from Realm - new Paso Grenache Venture

Been a big fan and supporter of Realm from the early days with Juan when he did tastings out of a cubicle in St Helena. Realm keeps moving forward ... I enjoyed tasting the wines with Owner Scott Becker at RPM Steak a few weeks ago in Chicago and brought along a 2005 Realm Farrell. Looking forward t...
by Charles Hetzel
May 20th, 2019, 12:26 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO 2016 Bryant Family 1.5L Magnum
Replies: 0
Views: 177

ISO 2016 Bryant Family 1.5L Magnum

ISO: One 1.5L (Magnum) of 2016 Bryant Family Cabernet Sauvignon etched 24th Anniversary Magnum - need by June 5th for a 25th wedding anniversary gift for the wife. Got plenty of 750mls from this Vintage.
by Charles Hetzel
April 14th, 2019, 7:10 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO 1 or 2 bottles of 1970 Petrus
Replies: 0
Views: 183

ISO 1 or 2 bottles of 1970 Petrus

Looking for one to two bottles of 1970 Petrus
by Charles Hetzel
March 27th, 2019, 9:26 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Juan Mercado stepping away from Realm - new Paso Grenache Venture
Replies: 22
Views: 2631

Re: Juan Mercado stepping away from Realm - new Paso Grenache Venture

A good background article on the origins of Realm ‪The story of St. Helena’s Realm Cellars https://napavalleyregister.com/star/news/local/business/the-story-of-st-helena-s-realm-cellars/article_6c138d34-af9d-11e3-a3c5-001a4bcf887a.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=user-share via...
by Charles Hetzel
March 17th, 2019, 9:22 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO 2013 Next of Kyn #7
Replies: 2
Views: 287

ISO 2013 Next of Kyn #7

In search of 2013 Next of Kyn #7 750 ml
by Charles Hetzel
March 15th, 2019, 9:00 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wine stores in Boston
Replies: 18
Views: 764

Re: Wine stores in Boston

I’m curious about this too
by Charles Hetzel
March 14th, 2019, 10:18 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: done thanks
Replies: 11
Views: 2325

Re: FS: Reduced: some well reviewed / limited bottles

Jeff I’d like to claim the 14 MacDonald and 05 Atlantis let me know how to settle up please.
by Charles Hetzel
February 23rd, 2019, 3:29 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Possible large offline Sunday 3/3 NW Suburbs
Replies: 0
Views: 265

Possible large offline Sunday 3/3 NW Suburbs

I am organizing an offline at our home wine cellar on Sunday afternoon March 3rd. Details forthcoming - if you a Berserker in town that weekend or if you are local and would like to join a fun crew - post below with your name and email address and I can shoot you the details.

Charles
by Charles Hetzel
February 22nd, 2019, 10:46 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Booker's 30th FSOT
Replies: 14
Views: 1276

Re: George T. Stagg and Booker's 30th

I’d like the Booker’s 30th if still available
by Charles Hetzel
January 27th, 2019, 5:08 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 10 Forum (January 27, 2019) #BD10 "the Black Friday of wine commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Grassl Wine Glasses, and a few Zaltos if you need them
Replies: 234
Views: 11887

Re: Grassl Wine Glasses, and a few Zaltos if you need them

Was hoping to get the sample we corresponded about but I went for trying 4 1855s

Excited to try them out.
by Charles Hetzel
January 27th, 2019, 8:11 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 10 Forum (January 27, 2019) #BD10 "the Black Friday of wine commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Flannery Beef!
Replies: 82
Views: 4821

Re: Flannery Beef!

Ordering away here love Flannery
by Charles Hetzel
January 23rd, 2019, 11:27 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Third Twin
Replies: 78
Views: 6915

Re: The Third Twin

Cheers Ed!
by Charles Hetzel
January 23rd, 2019, 11:12 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Third Twin
Replies: 78
Views: 6915

Re: The Third Twin

David Baum wrote:
January 22nd, 2019, 1:54 pm
Any idea as to when these will ship?
Likely Late March or early April - varies by state/region.
Charles
by Charles Hetzel
January 14th, 2019, 3:07 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Update: Chicago - What to DO Question..
Replies: 35
Views: 1776

Re: Chicago - a few Qs

Also fabulous restaurants that I enjoy for great wine and food are:

1) Boka
2) Girl n The Goat
3) Somerset
4) Momataro
5) Roister
6) Next
7) Kumiko - new japanese omakase with excellent wine/sake/cocktail pairings
8) RPM Steakhouse
9) Swift & Stones Steakhouse
10) The Bristol
by Charles Hetzel
January 14th, 2019, 3:05 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Update: Chicago - What to DO Question..
Replies: 35
Views: 1776

Re: Chicago - a few Qs

Hi Mark- Frequent Chicago diner here especially at Alinea and all Achatz restaurants - let me try to respond to each of your questions: 1) Alinea is now chicago's only 3 michelin starred restaurants (Grace was the other but it closed over a year ago) - I just was at Alinea last week and it is very m...
by Charles Hetzel
January 10th, 2019, 9:31 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: BerserkerDay in Forbes magazine (and elsewhere!)
Replies: 74
Views: 2807

Re: BerserkerDay in Forbes magazine

Congrats Todd and to all the individuals participating in BerserkerDay
by Charles Hetzel
January 9th, 2019, 11:58 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Aubert Spring Release
Replies: 74
Views: 4996

Re: Aubert Spring Release

The offering doesn't go live until 1/15 - curious how you 'put in a request for CIX Vineyard'?
by Charles Hetzel
January 8th, 2019, 11:29 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Aubert Single Vineyard Chardonnay Upcoming release 1/15/19
Replies: 1
Views: 338

Re: Aubert Single Vineyard Chardonnay Upcoming release 1/15/19

Decided to call the winery - apparently this will be the first year without the Aubert Ritchie Vineyard Sonoma Coast Chardonnay. They would not elaborate on why but my guess is their contract with buying this fruit has ended.
by Charles Hetzel
January 8th, 2019, 11:18 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Aubert Single Vineyard Chardonnay Upcoming release 1/15/19
Replies: 1
Views: 338

Aubert Single Vineyard Chardonnay Upcoming release 1/15/19

Looks like Aubert will be offering their allocation of Single Vineyard Chardonnay's on 1/15/19 at 9am PST. Assuming this is the list of wines being offered as well as the Wine Advocate Oct 2018 scores 2017 Powder House Estate 97 - 100 2017 Lauren Estate 98 - 100 2017 UV-SL 97 - 99 2017 Eastside 96 -...
by Charles Hetzel
January 5th, 2019, 2:28 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: My new glass...I need feedback
Replies: 82
Views: 4405

Re: My new glass...I need feedback

Email sent count me in!
by Charles Hetzel
January 4th, 2019, 9:44 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: MacDonald Retrospective New York Offline UPDATED JANUARY 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 3625

Re: MacDonald Retrospective New York Offline UPDATED JANUARY 2019

I’d love to join and I have a few McDs
by Charles Hetzel
January 4th, 2019, 9:33 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: So Who Likes to Offline? City-by-city "database" PLEASE PM IF YOUR CITY HAS CHANGED
Replies: 231
Views: 18463

Re: So Who Likes to Offline? City-by-city "database"

Count me in for Chicago and NW Indiana (Lake house)
by Charles Hetzel
January 2nd, 2019, 1:23 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2015 Sine Qua Non Syrah Trouver l'Arene Syrah
Replies: 3
Views: 303

Re: 2015 Sine Qua Non Syrah Trouver l'Arene Syrah

Thanks Tom for the awesome tasting note! Cheers!
by Charles Hetzel
December 16th, 2018, 1:25 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Looking to trade SQN for btac...
Replies: 6
Views: 390

Re: Looking to trade SQN for btac...

i have BTAC back to early 2000s....what SQNs are you offering?
by Charles Hetzel
December 16th, 2018, 1:18 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: IG (Instagram) from WBers?
Replies: 167
Views: 6915

Re: IG (Instagram) from WBers?

Karen Troisi wrote:
December 16th, 2018, 1:06 pm
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Great looking dog there Karen!
by Charles Hetzel
December 16th, 2018, 12:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: IG (Instagram) from WBers?
Replies: 167
Views: 6915

Re: IG (Instagram) from WBers?

Mine is cwhetzel

by Charles Hetzel
November 20th, 2018, 2:50 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Third Twin
Replies: 78
Views: 6915

Re: The Third Twin

I have a PDF of the letter as some of the text did not post correctly above. Can someone assist me with directions on how to link or attach a PDF here on Berserkers?
by Charles Hetzel
November 20th, 2018, 1:21 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Third Twin
Replies: 78
Views: 6915

Re: The Third Twin

You bet Eric! Enjoy - Manfred's letters are always a FUN an entertaining read.
by Charles Hetzel
November 20th, 2018, 12:11 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Third Twin
Replies: 78
Views: 6915

Re: The Third Twin

I will attempt to post the letter here: "The Third Twin Gracias for reading yet an additional essay from us winos in good old Oak View. I have been told that I have a tendency to be wordy - as a language challenged foreigner I would have never imagined to hear that – and here now I will have a big t...
by Charles Hetzel
October 31st, 2018, 7:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Pick Up of Two Bottles At Flickingers
Replies: 22
Views: 1239

Re: Pick Up of Two Bottles At Flickingers

Glad you posted this. I too have 3 to 5 bottles there and in the past could give them a 2-3 hour heads up ... not any more. I will be buying and using them much LESS - service has dropped off big time and not user friendly.
by Charles Hetzel
October 29th, 2018, 6:24 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS: 1996 Harlan
Replies: 1
Views: 381

Re: FS: 1996 Harlan

Bump - Final call before I send this off to Auction
by Charles Hetzel
October 29th, 2018, 6:21 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Aged 1995-1998 (Some 2001) California Cabernets For Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 858

Re: Aged 1995-1998 (Some 2001) California Cabernets For Sale

Thank you to all of your who PM'ed me... Lots of inquiries via email and PM for me to sort through - PM me to receive an updated Google Docs of current inventory.

Charles
by Charles Hetzel
October 28th, 2018, 2:55 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Aged 1995-1998 (Some 2001) California Cabernets For Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 858

Aged 1995-1998 (Some 2001) California Cabernets For Sale

Please post below with interest or PM. Braxton Cellars 1995_2001 Wines for Sale 11/6/2018 # Size Vintage Wine Asking Price 1 750ml 1995 Castello Banfi Excelsus $45.00 2 750ml 1998 Beaulieu Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon Georges de Latour Private Reserve $95.00 3 750ml 1998 Beaulieu Vineyard Cabernet Sa...
by Charles Hetzel
October 28th, 2018, 2:51 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS: Ultramarine BDB & BDN
Replies: 7
Views: 730

Re: FS: Ultramarine BDB & BDN

Interested in all
by Charles Hetzel
October 28th, 2018, 8:40 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Rhys Offering
Replies: 52
Views: 5301

Re: Rhys Offering

Looking forward to this Rhys release Kevin. Love Rhys wines!

Charles Hetzel
by Charles Hetzel
October 28th, 2018, 8:18 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS: 1996 Harlan
Replies: 1
Views: 381

FS: 1996 Harlan

Purchased upon release from the winery direct. Cellared in my home cellar in Illinois at 55 degrees and ideal humidity. Bottle in mint condition. Pictures available upon request.

Firm price of $1,200

PM is best.
by Charles Hetzel
October 17th, 2018, 9:33 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Pappy & BTAC
Replies: 10
Views: 2055

Re: Pappy & BTAC

Any more 2017 WL Weller available? If so please PM me.
by Charles Hetzel
September 11th, 2018, 12:43 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2015 MACDONALD Tuesday, September 18th Release
Replies: 133
Views: 9234

Re: 2015 MACDONALD Tuesday, September 18th Release

If anyone has the opportunity to order any additional (1-2) bottles for me happy to paypal same day or trade (pretty much have everything). PM me thank you.

Charles
by Charles Hetzel
September 10th, 2018, 8:29 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Absurd
Replies: 9
Views: 1421

Re: Absurd

Lucaslabelle is this bottle still available?

Charles
by Charles Hetzel
September 9th, 2018, 9:59 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Greer
Replies: 12
Views: 1480

Re: Greer

Charles, you are everywhere :) How much wine do they produce? Hey Jeff - yes I am everywhere and I love Greer. "Greer Vineyard is a small, three acre domaine located in the heart of the Rutherford Bench (however defined). It is part of the terroir that first made Napa Valley internationally famous,...
by Charles Hetzel
September 4th, 2018, 9:57 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Greer
Replies: 12
Views: 1480

Re: Greer

In as well
by Charles Hetzel
August 31st, 2018, 8:24 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2016 Saxum offering
Replies: 93
Views: 7539

Re: 2016 Saxum offering

SO very excited for this wines Justin....the 2016s sound stellar!
by Charles Hetzel
August 20th, 2018, 7:11 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Do you have questions on any of the new features? Ask here! (Also some instructions inside)
Replies: 273
Views: 11788

Re: Do you have questions on any of the new features? Ask here! (Also some instructions inside)

Love the new site - it is working great. When will the login credentials remember my login information?

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