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by CliftonD
January 16th, 2020, 11:47 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: New York "Not The La Paulee Dinner" Dinner March 4, 2020
Replies: 25
Views: 1289

Re: New York "Not The La Paulee Dinner" Dinner March 4, 2020

Count me in, TBD on side of the table.
by CliftonD
January 15th, 2020, 12:00 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 11 NEWBIE INTROS! :)
Topic: NEWBIE INTRO: Kelley Fox Wines
Replies: 21
Views: 1758

Re: NEWBIE INTRO: Kelley Fox Wines

Oh can't wait for some of this!
by CliftonD
January 2nd, 2020, 12:55 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: I have a choice of 5 different whiskies from a list of 8...
Replies: 8
Views: 606

Re: I have a choice of 5 different whiskies from a list of 8...

The four scotches and the Japanese whisky.
by CliftonD
November 30th, 2019, 10:09 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Bring a Special Bottle part deux: NYC Holiday Gala: Dec 2nd, Wu's Wonton King- ONE SPOT OPEN !: Check out the line up
Replies: 81
Views: 3958

Re: Bring a Special Bottle part deux: NYC Holiday Gala: Dec 2nd, Wu's Wonton King- PLEASE POST WINES

The suckling pig needs to be ordered in advance. It will be plenty of food for your group size and you can all pack some to go. And yes, you can alternatively get the Peking Duck... or King Crab even.
by CliftonD
November 14th, 2019, 10:08 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Chicago-Pizza and Riesling (and Piedmont)-November 19th (Coalfire)
Replies: 32
Views: 1628

Re: Chicago-Pizza and Riesling (and Piedmont)-November 19th (Coalfire)

Works for me as well

Will be bringing 2004 JJ Prum Wehlener Sonnenuhr Riesling Auslese and bubbles
by CliftonD
November 13th, 2019, 9:25 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: NYC: Ravenswood 1/21 @ Bobby Vans [Updated]
Replies: 28
Views: 1691

Re: NYC: Ravenswood Library Offer 1/21

I got a couple of bottles so I'm in for this
by CliftonD
November 6th, 2019, 7:59 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Chicago-Pizza and Riesling (and Piedmont)-November 19th (Coalfire)
Replies: 32
Views: 1628

Re: Chicago-Pizza and Reisling-November 19th (Coalfire)

Sounds great! TBD on what to bring. Looking forward to it. [thankyou.gif]
by CliftonD
November 5th, 2019, 10:10 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday) - 6 PM (The Gage)
Replies: 51
Views: 2329

Re: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday) - 6 PM (The Gage)

Looking forward to your notes!

It was great to meet everyone - was a lovely evening.

Now, where can I find more of that Keller? It's dead at retail. May have to make a return trip sometime to CCR and the Game Room.

See everyone in a couple of weeks.
by CliftonD
October 31st, 2019, 11:21 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday) - 6 PM (The Gage)
Replies: 51
Views: 2329

Re: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday) - 6 PM (The Gage)

I'll be bringing a 2005 Geantet-Pansiot Gevrey-Chambertin en Champs
Looking forward to meeting everyone next week
by CliftonD
October 24th, 2019, 9:34 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday) - 6 PM (The Gage)
Replies: 51
Views: 2329

Re: Chicago Nov 4th (Monday)

Hey Chicago Gang - Looks like I'll be in town on the week of the 4th and staying only a few blocks away. Would love to join if you have room for one more! champagne.gif
by CliftonD
July 31st, 2019, 9:12 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Really expensive Cast Iron Skillets
Replies: 77
Views: 4595

Re: Really expensive Cast Iron Skillets

scamhi wrote:
March 1st, 2019, 7:24 am
https://www.darto.org/us/products/
look at Darto Pans made in Argentina. Of pressed steel not cast. Truly beautiful once seasoned non stick. Super high quality
PSA [cheers.gif]

There's a 50% off sale tomorrow - https://www.darto.org/us/
by CliftonD
July 31st, 2019, 8:47 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: NY City 9/14 or 9/15?
Replies: 50
Views: 3571

Re: NY City 9/14 or 9/15?

Jay Hack Birthday Offline B2B with Jay Hack Monday Night Primetime Tailgate - who can resist? Count me in.
by CliftonD
July 16th, 2019, 10:41 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: OMG - He's doing it again. Berserkerfest 10.2 in the Burbs, White Plains, NY on July 27. Now with food poll!!
Replies: 161
Views: 7553

Re: OMG - He's doing it again. Berserkerfest 10.2 in the Burbs, White Plains, NY on July 27. Now with food poll!!

J a y H a c k wrote:
July 16th, 2019, 5:23 am
Ps. The piano is being tuned on Thursday and I think the organ works. You can do a duet with any other talented berserker.
The Count's son!
by CliftonD
June 25th, 2019, 1:26 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Eating and Drinking in Paris
Replies: 238
Views: 17490

Re: Eating and Drinking in Paris (Updated November 2018)

Hi Robert. Yes! We're already booked in Septime for late September when we are back. As well as David Toutain. Wait. What is your trick for booking Septime for late September? We’re going in early September, and were told they only accept reservations three weeks out. Is there a loophole I need to ...
by CliftonD
May 16th, 2019, 12:22 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Wine and food in Orvieto, Italy?
Replies: 2
Views: 297

Re: Wine and food in Orvieto, Italy?

Thread should probably be moved to Travel Forum.
by CliftonD
May 8th, 2019, 1:05 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: OMG - He's doing it again. Berserkerfest 10.2 in the Burbs, White Plains, NY on July 27. Now with food poll!!
Replies: 161
Views: 7553

Re: OMG - He's doing it again. Berserkerfest 10.2 in the Burbs, White Plains, NY on July 27

CliftonD wrote:
April 1st, 2019, 10:05 am
I may be out of town but will try my best to make this!
Changed my flight to get back a day early - count Cathy and I in. [cheers.gif]
by CliftonD
May 8th, 2019, 1:05 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: NYC - Wu's Wonton King - Wednesday, May 8th 7pm
Replies: 17
Views: 992

Re: NYC - Wu's Wonton King - Wednesday, May 8th 7pm

Dan Hammer wrote:
May 8th, 2019, 12:13 pm
CliftonD wrote:
May 8th, 2019, 9:02 am
I'm bringing a 2015 PYCM Saint-Aubin "La Pucelle" and a 2016 Walter Scott Pinot Noir Cuvee Ruth. My friend still TBD on wine.
You can bring this to the Flyertalk wine dinner next month. [wink.gif]
We shall see champagne.gif
by CliftonD
May 8th, 2019, 1:04 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: NYC - Wu's Wonton King - Wednesday, May 8th 7pm
Replies: 17
Views: 992

Re: NYC - Wu's Wonton King - Wednesday, May 8th 7pm

Friend is bringing 2017 Morgen Long Chardonnay SVD TBD and Red Burg TBD. See you in a few
by CliftonD
May 8th, 2019, 9:02 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: NYC - Wu's Wonton King - Wednesday, May 8th 7pm
Replies: 17
Views: 992

Re: NYC - Wu's Wonton King - Wednesday, May 8th 7pm

I'm bringing a 2015 PYCM Saint-Aubin "La Pucelle" and a 2016 Walter Scott Pinot Noir Cuvee Ruth. My friend still TBD on wine.
by CliftonD
May 4th, 2019, 10:42 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: NYC - Wu's Wonton King - Wednesday, May 8th 7pm
Replies: 17
Views: 992

Re: NYC - Wu's Wonton King - Wednesday, May 8th?

I'm in as well - looking forward to seeing you again Derek.
by CliftonD
March 28th, 2019, 8:14 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: NYC Natural/Unusual Varietal/expression tasting over dinner : Late April/Early May?
Replies: 14
Views: 1269

Re: NYC Natural/Unusual Varietal/expression tasting over dinner : Late April/Early May?

Sunday looking good.

I'll bring a 2016 JEAN-FRANÇOIS GANEVAT “J’en Veux”

Vin de France “J’en Veux”:
• Blend of 18 different red and white native varieties to the Jura : l'Enfariné, Corbeau, Gueuche, Portugais Bleu, Gouais, Beclan, Petit Beclan, Argant, Seyve-Villard
by CliftonD
March 26th, 2019, 10:41 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: NYC Natural/Unusual Varietal/expression tasting over dinner : Late April/Early May?
Replies: 14
Views: 1269

Re: NYC Natural/Unusual Varietal/expression tasting over dinner : Late April/Early May?

Sounds good - let's try this again! Those dates all work for me, with preference to earlier in the week.
by CliftonD
March 5th, 2019, 8:54 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Berserkerfest 10.1 - 7th Annual Di Fara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019 - post wines please
Replies: 90
Views: 4815

Re: Berserkerfest 10.1 - 7th Annual Di Fara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019 - post wines please

Was great seeing everyone - old and new.

Dan - thanks for organizing. Jay - hope the photos came out well :)

See everyone next year! champagne.gif
by CliftonD
March 5th, 2019, 9:07 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Berserkerfest 10.1 - 7th Annual Di Fara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019 - post wines please
Replies: 90
Views: 4815

Re: Berserkerfest 10.1 - 7th Annual Di Fara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019 - post wines please

Ok, I packed a sticky in my bag as well... champagne.gif 2013 Ultramarine Sparkling Blanc de Blancs, California, USA (Jonathan) NV Camille Saves Cuvee Le Mont des Tours Blanc de Blancs Grand Cru, Champagne, France (Ramon) NV Bereche et Fils Brut Reserve, Champagne, France (Michael) NV Lallier R.012 ...
by CliftonD
March 5th, 2019, 9:06 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Berserkerfest 10.1 - 7th Annual Di Fara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019 - post wines please
Replies: 90
Views: 4815

Re: Berserkerfest 10.1 - 7th Annual Di Fara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019 - post wines please

Ben Oberto dropped last minute. I have a slot open for somebody if you can make it last minute. Glad to see this self-liquidated (no pun intended) in the overnight hours. I was surprised to see the wait list take care of itself. KenV also dropped out, and I confirmed Michael M. Looks like we're 20 ...
by CliftonD
March 4th, 2019, 3:15 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Berserkerfest 10.1 - 7th Annual Di Fara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019 - post wines please
Replies: 90
Views: 4815

Re: Berserkerfest 10.1 - 7th Annual Di Fara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019 - post wines please

Needs more bubbles - second wine will be:

NV Laherte Freres Rose de Saignee Les Beaudiers

See you all tomorrow (with stems)!
by CliftonD
March 2nd, 2019, 8:23 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Natty wine / unusual varietal tasting group NYC?
Replies: 28
Views: 1536

Re: Natty wine / unusual varietal tasting group NYC?

Monday @ ABA sounds great. [cheers.gif]
by CliftonD
February 28th, 2019, 10:05 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Does my cellar need birth control or is my wife sneaking wine into it?
Replies: 20
Views: 1993

Re: Does my cellar need birth control or is my wife sneaking wine into it?

J a y H a c k wrote:
February 26th, 2019, 9:40 am
Todd F r e n c h wrote:
February 26th, 2019, 8:05 am
It's probably from all those offlines you used to host - you are just now noticing them!
Used to? We are considering gearing up for one final epic bacchanal this summer before I get too old to host you guys.
I've heard stories ... [dance-clap.gif]
by CliftonD
February 13th, 2019, 8:40 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Berserkerfest 10.1 - 7th Annual Di Fara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019 - post wines please
Replies: 90
Views: 4815

Re: 7th Annual DiFara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019

2001 Ruston Family Cabernet Sauvignon La Maestra and specifically to share with my buddy Clifton: 2006 Kistler Chardonnay Dutton Ranch [cheers.gif] champagne.gif Put down that I will bring a Saxum magnum since there are going to be 20 people, and everyone is going to want a taste of the Saxum. My p...
by CliftonD
February 7th, 2019, 10:06 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: NYC Brunello Offline 2/21
Replies: 2
Views: 445

Re: NYC Brunello Offline 2/21

[cheers.gif]
by CliftonD
January 31st, 2019, 10:57 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: PSA - Kistler Chard & Pinot '95 thru '07
Replies: 5
Views: 820

Re: PSA - Kistler Chard & Pinot '95 thru '07

Thanks for the heads up Matt
by CliftonD
January 30th, 2019, 3:05 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Official WTSO thread
Replies: 530
Views: 54824

Re: Official WTSO thread

mattcitrang wrote:
January 30th, 2019, 2:53 pm
Nick F. wrote:
January 30th, 2019, 1:29 pm
Can you share the code?
Code is specific to your account.
It's from a lawsuit settlement - and based on previous orders and tied to the account. But yeah, sorry, nothing to share.
by CliftonD
January 30th, 2019, 1:43 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Crisping Pork Skin
Replies: 9
Views: 754

Re: Crisping Pork Skin

Yes, I find baking soda to be quite helpful - although I'm undecided on scoring before or after applying...
by CliftonD
January 30th, 2019, 1:20 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Why don't more wineries use PayPal or other payment systems?
Replies: 75
Views: 2352

Re: Why don't more wineries use PayPal or other payment systems?

Probably depends on their back end CRM system - who probably doesn't have the b2b implemented. I'd assume the wineries would have to submit a feature request to their vendor to get it set up... probably not a high enough demand? But having the customers request it is a start. Amex/Chase/Citi connect...
by CliftonD
January 30th, 2019, 8:13 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: German Wine Lovers, NYC?
Replies: 16
Views: 1402

Re: German Wine Lovers, NYC?

Count me in, especially if there's a catchy group name. [thankyou.gif]
by CliftonD
January 28th, 2019, 9:35 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Berserkerfest 10.1 - 7th Annual Di Fara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019 - post wines please
Replies: 90
Views: 4815

Re: 7th Annual DiFara's offline - Fat Tuesday March 5, 2019

Let's get the ball rolling...

First bottle will be 2014 Aeris Etna Bianco Superiore

Second TBD. See you all in March!
by CliftonD
January 27th, 2019, 9:21 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 10 Forum (January 27, 2019) #BD10 "the Black Friday of wine commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Flannery Beef!
Replies: 82
Views: 6393

Re: Flannery Beef!

In for The Younger Crowd
by CliftonD
January 18th, 2019, 11:09 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: What food for the Superbowl?
Replies: 22
Views: 1008

Re: What food for the Superbowl?

Hopefully a Kansas City Strip
by CliftonD
January 7th, 2019, 11:17 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: My new glass...I need feedback
Replies: 82
Views: 5095

Re: My new glass...I need feedback

Sent an email as well!
by CliftonD
December 3rd, 2018, 10:51 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Best torch for searing etc.
Replies: 13
Views: 759

Re: Best torch for searing etc.

Consider the Searzall attachment if you're going propane.
by CliftonD
November 29th, 2018, 7:50 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Drinking Rudi's treasures in NYC
Replies: 102
Views: 7478

Re: Drinking Rudi's treasures in NYC

YLee wrote:
November 28th, 2018, 9:06 pm
I'm thinking someone created the Jason Hernandez account to be funny.
But waited 2.5 years for the troll. What a long con.
Joined: May 23rd 2016, 6:05pm
by CliftonD
November 28th, 2018, 10:15 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Drinking Rudi's treasures in NYC
Replies: 102
Views: 7478

Re: Drinking Rudi's treasures in NYC

The Eddy, Batard (limit 1 per couple), and Aureole have no corkage on Mondays as well. And I love Wu's Wonton King.

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