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by ykwon
October 16th, 2020, 2:05 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Official Costco Thread
Replies: 2085
Views: 276508

Re: Official Costco Thread

‘18 William Fevre Champs Royaux for $16.99 in the Dallas location.
by ykwon
October 8th, 2020, 3:54 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: source | material 002 - the Golden Generation
Replies: 22
Views: 1023

Re: source | material 002 - the Golden Generation

Order in. Anyone have any luck in finding the Huff and Sina Mertz on CT? Trying to input into my pending. i did some googling before i input it into the CT items, but I believe it's right. mertz is just mertz, Weingut Mertz vom porphyr Huff is Fritz Ekkehard Huff neirsteiner riesling vom rotliegend...
by ykwon
October 7th, 2020, 3:08 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WineAccess Thread - Wines, Tasting Notes, Deals, etc.
Replies: 801
Views: 42308

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

Damn that Krug is expensive
by ykwon
October 7th, 2020, 2:12 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Louis Roederer Brut Premier: alternatives to try?
Replies: 9
Views: 471

Re: Louis Roederer Brut Premier: alternatives to try?

I find that the Roederer estate has a little bit too much RS.

I think the Domaine Carneros is pretty good for the price. I use to get them in the low $20 range buying a mix six.
by ykwon
October 7th, 2020, 12:21 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: source | material 002 - the Golden Generation
Replies: 22
Views: 1023

Re: source | material 002 - the Golden Generation

Order in.

Anyone have any luck in finding the Huff and Sina Mertz on CT? Trying to input into my pending.
by ykwon
September 27th, 2020, 1:56 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 2941
Views: 197634

Re: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

Steve Gautier wrote:
September 22nd, 2020, 5:08 pm
2013 Mixed Blacks Weill a Way - this faded very fast. May be time to drink up.
I was thinking of opening the ‘14. I hear these are early drinkers. Probably best to go ahead and pull the cork!
by ykwon
September 26th, 2020, 11:34 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Sonoma getting high praise from Jeb Dunnuck
Replies: 38
Views: 3506

Re: 2018 Sonoma getting high praise from Jeb Dunnuck

mike pobega wrote:
September 26th, 2020, 10:27 am
This just arrived. After my first taste I had to find more. People always looking out for me and I was pointed towards these at $35 per. I was through my original 3 by June.
Ant then I had 13. Drank
Nice score!! I only had three which I drank within a month. Wish I could find more as well.
by ykwon
September 24th, 2020, 12:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Rivers-Marie Cabernet Offer
Replies: 143
Views: 12945

Re: 2018 Rivers-Marie Cabernet Offer

JohnP wrote:
September 24th, 2020, 10:15 am
Just read RP's report and they (Erin Brooks) reviewed the 2018 Platt Pinot with 90pts. Wow, what a disparity of tasting reviews...
Big disparity. However I still wish I got one!
by ykwon
September 23rd, 2020, 6:05 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Allocations Ranked Against Each Other
Replies: 38
Views: 4134

Re: Allocations Ranked Against Each Other

MACDONALD

dang autocorrect
by ykwon
September 23rd, 2020, 5:59 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: William & Mary - September 22nd!
Replies: 155
Views: 10843

Re: William & Mary - September 22nd!

Damn, missed out. I only ever want 1 bottle of each wine, so sometimes I wish the wineries would give a guaranteed allocation of at least 1 bottle for a couple of days if we have made the list, especially during the workweek releases. I appreciate that some people have the means to buy multiple bot...
by ykwon
September 23rd, 2020, 7:46 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: William & Mary - September 22nd!
Replies: 155
Views: 10843

Re: William & Mary - September 22nd!

Finally got off my but to place an order. Sad I waited too long and missed on the estate cab.
by ykwon
September 22nd, 2020, 12:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Harlan Estate + 2017 Harlan Maiden
Replies: 27
Views: 2141

Re: 2018 Harlan Estate + 2017 Harlan Maiden

Will Clements wrote:
September 22nd, 2020, 11:50 am
It might be easier to get Harlan than William and Mary
[rofl.gif]
by ykwon
September 21st, 2020, 12:26 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wait list times
Replies: 138
Views: 13068

Re: Wait list times

JohnP wrote:
September 21st, 2020, 11:40 am
Very curious on Tusk, can anyone comment on how they got onto the list? Also, what the recent cost was per bottle, have a feeling online pricing is inflated, or maybe not?
I’m not on the list but I did see a local retailer offering the 2016 at $675/per.
by ykwon
September 18th, 2020, 6:57 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Save The Date- 2018 Scarecrow M'Etain
Replies: 64
Views: 4013

Re: Save The Date- 2018 Scarecrow M'Etain

I received my letter today. Hesitating on the purchase only because of the stink eye from the Mrs after reviewing the last two CC statements. This is Yr 4 of purchasing, but I know there is another trail on wait lists and Scarecrow WL sounds like it's 3 yrs. I don't want to miss my opportunity in t...
by ykwon
September 17th, 2020, 5:58 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: MacDonald release is imminent!!!
Replies: 175
Views: 16262

Re: MacDonald release is imminent!!!

Found my first every MacDonald offer by accident in my junk mail folder!!!!!!!!!!! Order in :) Good for you. That happened to me except I found it too late. Missed out on the 2013's hitsfan When I contacted the MacDonald brothers about it the following year, they made sure I was given an offer. Thi...
by ykwon
September 16th, 2020, 6:46 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2017 Greer
Replies: 25
Views: 1572

Re: 2017 Greer

Allocation window is open
by ykwon
September 16th, 2020, 11:16 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ultramarine Email
Replies: 162
Views: 10327

Re: Ultramarine Email

For those confused why they don’t have an offer like me, I emailed and they got back very quickly. It looks like their system said I got an offer and passed last year even though I had the “sorry no allocation” email...Jenn has been kind enough to make sure I’m included tomorrow. Ditto here; signed...
by ykwon
September 16th, 2020, 3:54 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Realm save the date (Sept 1st)
Replies: 198
Views: 17512

Re: 2018 Realm save the date (Sept 1st)

Love the bard. Brings pure enjoyment every time that I open one.
by ykwon
September 15th, 2020, 12:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ultramarine Email
Replies: 162
Views: 10327

Re: Ultramarine Email

AD Northup wrote:
September 15th, 2020, 11:42 am
John Webber wrote:
September 15th, 2020, 11:39 am
Signed-up 9/6/18 and got the email.
3/30/18 and no email for me...
I signed up a day before you and no soup for me as well.
by ykwon
September 15th, 2020, 12:26 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wait list times
Replies: 138
Views: 13068

Re: Wait list times

Screaming Eagle
by ykwon
September 15th, 2020, 10:59 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ultramarine Email
Replies: 162
Views: 10327

Re: Ultramarine Email

I signed up in 2018 and haven’t received an offer.
by ykwon
August 13th, 2020, 5:45 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Official Costco Thread
Replies: 2085
Views: 276508

Re: Official Costco Thread

Tex - let me know if you see any at W Plano.
by ykwon
July 21st, 2020, 9:38 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Rivers-Marie Cabernet Offer
Replies: 143
Views: 12945

Re: 2018 Rivers-Marie Cabernet Offer

Albert R wrote:
July 21st, 2020, 9:29 am
4-NV & 2-HL

Really hard to keep it to a 6-pack.
Was going to order the same but had to cull it back a little!
by ykwon
July 17th, 2020, 9:05 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Faethm Wine - Nikolas Krankl
Replies: 239
Views: 30587

Re: Faethm Wine - Nikolas Krankl

Order in
by ykwon
July 15th, 2020, 11:22 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Any thoughts on the upcoming Cirq offering?
Replies: 21
Views: 1622

Re: Any thoughts on the upcoming Cirq offering?

John Ammons wrote:
July 15th, 2020, 11:19 am
That has to be a record price for a California pinot that isn't sourced from a single vineyard site. Right?
Yes for RRV. However it’s Treehouse and Bootlegger Hill? Did they blend anything else?
by ykwon
July 15th, 2020, 11:10 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Any thoughts on the upcoming Cirq offering?
Replies: 21
Views: 1622

Re: Any thoughts on the upcoming Cirq offering?

Allocation just dropped. Anyone a buyer?
by ykwon
July 10th, 2020, 12:46 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 6532
Views: 383081

Re: de Negoce offer

Any idea on the producer of the SCM Pinot?
by ykwon
June 15th, 2020, 4:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: De Negoce #1
Replies: 37
Views: 4205

Re: TN: De Negoce #1

Ok. I know it was just recently bottled, but I couldn’t wait. Opened up a bottle and decanted it. The nose is terrible. But, once in your mouth, it is very dry, and I believe with the age it will be a very nice wine. Hopefully the nose will also get better the longer it is in the bottle. 924C2105-9...
by ykwon
June 13th, 2020, 12:48 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 6532
Views: 383081

Re: de Negoce offer

Just grabbed the chard. Patio sipper.
by ykwon
June 8th, 2020, 7:55 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!
Replies: 108
Views: 26027

Re: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!

Jonathan Sirot has made good on his end and refunded me for money owed. I consider this issue closed.
by ykwon
June 6th, 2020, 6:58 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!
Replies: 108
Views: 26027

Re: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!

This is why I pay the 3% to use my Amex on every cc transaction. I’ve only had one issue in many transactions but it was still worth it just for that one issue. Unfortunate. Michael you are right. I’ve had a bunch of successful transactions and this is the first time this has happened. Lesson learn...
by ykwon
June 6th, 2020, 5:23 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!
Replies: 108
Views: 26027

Re: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!

Where the hell does any sale have stated in its terms anywhere on this board that you can have a refund when the person has done business with you before successfully with the 2005 Spottswoodr that you bought from me not too long ago. I do not have money just sitting around. I am not as wealthy as ...
by ykwon
June 5th, 2020, 1:44 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!
Replies: 108
Views: 26027

Re: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!

I will ship Monday or Tuesday. What is wrong with that ? As I stated you kept pushing me to ship when it was the dead of winter here. Yet I am the evil one. Last PM was on February 18 from you. If I send you your wine on Monday what is wrong with that ?. Ultramarine is a great sparkling wine. Alter...
by ykwon
June 5th, 2020, 4:28 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!
Replies: 108
Views: 26027

Re: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!

Yong I think its outrageous that since our last conversation was Feb 18th according to my PMS that you never tried since then to contact me. I did say I would ship in April but my state was on total lockdown in April and is the third hardest hit STATE IN THE US WITH OVER 3000.petished sadly . Quite...
by ykwon
June 4th, 2020, 5:32 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!
Replies: 108
Views: 26027

Re: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!

How about you tell me what vintage and bottlings I owe you and provide me your address and I ship them out to you ? I just refunded a large amount to Mr Mundell two days ago and I have also just made a few substantial purchases lately. Email me your info at jsirot@snet.net as I dont frequent this b...
by ykwon
June 4th, 2020, 6:41 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!
Replies: 108
Views: 26027

Re: COMMERCE CORNER NON-PAYERS/NON-SENDERS STICKY!!

Lastly I seldom sell on CC anymore but i might in the future. However if i do decide to post some very nice bottles ar fair prices. I will HAPPILLY PROVIDE ANYWHERE FROM HALF DOZEN TO A DOZEN references of people I have Bought and sold from Alternatively anyone can plainly see on Commerce Feedback ...
by ykwon
June 1st, 2020, 10:44 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Official Costco Thread
Replies: 2085
Views: 276508

Re: Official Costco Thread

I went Thursday and got 3 of these I’m almost positive these were $27.00 down in Duncanville Man that’s a great deal! Trash day, I found that receipt-I didn’t think there was this much pricing disparity for locations relatively close together? *I’m so old now they just key in xx-xx-xxxx for my dob ...
by ykwon
May 30th, 2020, 10:43 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Official Costco Thread
Replies: 2085
Views: 276508

Re: Official Costco Thread

CJ Beazley wrote:
May 30th, 2020, 10:25 am
ykwon wrote:
May 29th, 2020, 2:58 pm
Nice little find in W Plano.

2015 Louis Michel MdT $33.99
I went Thursday and got 3 of these I’m almost positive these were $27.00 down in Duncanville
Man that’s a great deal!
by ykwon
May 29th, 2020, 2:58 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Official Costco Thread
Replies: 2085
Views: 276508

Re: Official Costco Thread

Nice little find in W Plano.

2015 Louis Michel MdT $33.99
by ykwon
May 23rd, 2020, 5:43 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Launching new company: de Negoce
Replies: 122
Views: 14472

Re: Launching new company: de Negoce

MatthewT wrote:
May 23rd, 2020, 4:14 pm
Only one that took longer (i think) was offer #1 and that had 666 6 cases!
That’s one hell of an allocation.
by ykwon
May 20th, 2020, 3:16 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Andremily #6
Replies: 65
Views: 7880

Re: Andremily #6

Full wishlist was granted so I think plenty of folks will have offers.

I drank one of the syrahs last year and it tasted like Sqn to my palate.
by ykwon
May 15th, 2020, 2:55 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Which California Mailing Lists are “Worth it?”
Replies: 106
Views: 11147

Re: Which California Mailing Lists are “Worth it?”

This list is looking super long.
by ykwon
May 10th, 2020, 12:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Current best value white Burgundies
Replies: 57
Views: 2651

Re: Current best value white Burgundies

I don't think there's much value in white Burgundy anymore. I've probably drunk well over 2,000 bottles of the stuff, and while never a screaming deal, it was at least justifiable for the quality. Unfortunately the Premier and Grand Cru stuff I used to buy became Village, then the minor Villages, t...
by ykwon
May 9th, 2020, 5:31 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Looking to buy or trade for 1994-1997 CA Cab
Replies: 1
Views: 453

Re: Looking to buy or trade for 1994-1997 CA Cab

I may have some stuff that i can part with. I’ll let you know.
by ykwon
May 8th, 2020, 12:30 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 6532
Views: 383081

Re: de Negoce offer

Krupp?
by ykwon
May 6th, 2020, 11:50 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Carter Release
Replies: 96
Views: 5934

Re: 2018 Carter Release

Okay. Thanks everyone for the insight.
by ykwon
May 6th, 2020, 10:52 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Carter Release
Replies: 96
Views: 5934

Re: 2018 Carter Release

I'll be getting a few (but will likely wait for the full release). I've been a big fan of Mike Smith wines for some years now (Myriad, Quivet, Becklyn), I bought Carter for the first time in 2017, and have only popped one O.G. earlier this year, it was tremendous. I'll be a buyer for sure. So there...
by ykwon
May 1st, 2020, 11:20 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Andremily #6
Replies: 65
Views: 7880

Re: Andremily #6

2017 EABA released today. Rose was wishlist only for me.

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