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by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 2:02 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Microlot Coffees--An African Adventure--
Replies: 28
Views: 1074

Re: Microlot Coffees--An African Adventure--

Coffee bump. Don't miss out, because starting the day without coffee is like walking to work.
Takes a long time and your not going to feel better when you get there. Just sweaty. [swearing.gif]
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 1:35 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: AUCTIONS: 1/27/21 LIVE NOW!!!!!!!
Replies: 61
Views: 9242

Re: AUCTIONS: 1/27/21 LIVE NOW!!!!!!!

Shit folks, you got 6+ hours to bid on these items. Nice job badgering the folks that have put hundreds of hours into making this happen.
R-E-L-A-X the f*ck up!!
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 1:11 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: *Flannery Beef* Back Again!
Replies: 164
Views: 6930

Re: *Flannery Beef* Back Again!

CliftonD wrote: January 27th, 2021, 1:06 pm Order in. Bought a chest freezer over the summer just for breast milk and Flannery.
[wow.gif] [rofl.gif] [berserker.gif]
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 1:11 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: *Flannery Beef* Back Again!
Replies: 164
Views: 6930

Re: *Flannery Beef* Back Again!

okay... I have made my maiden Flannery order (4 NY steaks and a Hangar Steak) somehow feeling i have under ordered.. .but also just my first BD order this year as well... I may need to revisit later in the day if the CC still works and update my order... Cheers! The hangers are ridiculously awesome...
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 12:37 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Riverain 2018 Tench Cabernet (CAB NOW SOLD OUT) and some very limited Library Syrah (Syrah sold out!)
Replies: 76
Views: 3317

Re: Riverain 2018 Tench Cabernet (CAB NOW SOLD OUT) and some very limited Library Syrah (Syrah 750s sold out!)

Awesome Steve. Thanks for adding the extra cases for today so others can check these out. You have really taken this "hobby" to the next level and the action here is not surprising. Wishing you the best going forward. Cheers. [cheers.gif]
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 12:33 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: BerserkerDay 12 Master Thread/FAQ
Replies: 566
Views: 43864

Re: BerserkerDay 12 Master Thread/FAQ

7 cases, not bad for my first BD. I'll check out the auction, but I think I'm tapped out :) But there's still a whole additional offer group to go! It must be something about us rookies - my first BD and I am tapped out as well at 8. That being said, I only made a few purchases that weren't on my o...
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 11:39 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Rosé all day! stars & dust - NEW project from Nikki formerly of Liquid Farm!
Replies: 133
Views: 2304

Re: stars & dust - NEW project from Nikki formerly of Liquid Farm!

Welcome back Nikki!! I will take a Willie 6er to get things started.
Looking forward to what you will be doing. Thanks for the offer.
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 11:11 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: *Flannery Beef* Back Again!
Replies: 164
Views: 6930

Re: *Flannery Beef* Back Again!

okay... I have made my maiden Flannery order (4 NY steaks and a Hangar Steak) somehow feeling i have under ordered.. .but also just my first BD order this year as well... I may need to revisit later in the day if the CC still works and update my order... Cheers! The hangers are ridiculously awesome...
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 11:00 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: AUCTIONS: 1/27/21 LIVE NOW!!!!!!!
Replies: 61
Views: 9242

Re: AUCTIONS: 1/27/21 @2PM, GCC Preview at 11:15 am (Pacific)

D@ve D y r 0 f f wrote: January 27th, 2021, 10:48 am
Todd should start Berserker Day with this clip!
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 10:09 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Microlot Coffees--An African Adventure--
Replies: 28
Views: 1074

Re: Re: Microlot Coffees--An African Adventure--

Eric Nelson wrote: January 27th, 2021, 9:15 am Thanks guys--always love doing the WB coffees
Grabbed 2. one for me and one for a friend who is a coffee junkie. He will love these.
Thanks for participating.
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 9:54 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: BerserkerDay 12 Master Thread/FAQ
Replies: 566
Views: 43864

Re: BerserkerDay 12 Master Thread/FAQ

T Fletcher wrote: January 27th, 2021, 9:52 am My Apple watch keeps reminding me to "stand."
[rofl.gif] Stay strong [berserker.gif]
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 9:22 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Slim Sadie's Beef Jerky - 25% OFF
Replies: 43
Views: 1105

Re: Slim Sadie's Beef Jerky - 25% OFF

Hey Heidi, grabbed 3 packages and look forward to trying this. Hope to see you in Paso once this all settles down.
Thanks for your service and best wishes for a busy day.
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 9:07 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Scherrer - Back again with 20% off on Selected 3-Packs
Replies: 52
Views: 3056

Re: Scherrer - Back again with 20% off on Selected 3-Packs

Grabbed the Pinot pack. Love the Zins but have a bunch and wanted to try these. Cheers.
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 8:59 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Pentacle Herbs - Aromatic Bitters
Replies: 29
Views: 896

Re: Pentacle Herbs - Aromatic Bitters

Hey Shawnda, grabbed a couple of these, one for us and one for a friend that is big in cocktails.
Best wishes to your new venture and to you. Cheers!
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 8:58 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Di Costanzo Wines • Single Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignons
Replies: 100
Views: 3937

Re: Di Costanzo Wines • Single Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignons

In for 6 DI CO and 3 each of the other cabs. This was a no brainer.
Cheers to you both and thanks for participating.
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 8:52 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: **Extended Offer- with Free Shipping**A THING OF BEAUTY-Great Stuff for your Face (and Body! and Beard!)
Replies: 11
Views: 523

Re: A THING OF BEAUTY-Great Stuff for your Face (and Body! and Beard!)

Hey Linda, Dana wants this one. The Ocean with Blue Tansy and Ocean Actives.
Good luck with your line-up and sending our best to you. [give_heart.gif]
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 8:23 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Calluna Vineyards BD12 (25% off + Free Shipping) - Chalk Hill, Sonoma County
Replies: 22
Views: 1091

Re: Calluna Vineyards BD12 (25% off + Free Shipping) - Chalk Hill, Sonoma County

Love these wines. Made in an old world style that sets these apart from the majority of regionally produced Bordeaux wines. Strongly encourage you to try these, especially with the discount. Cheers.
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 8:08 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Grassl Glass
Replies: 166
Views: 7550

Re: Grassl Glass

Grabbed the Voyage+ to finally have a better way to bring glasses to an event.
Thanks Chris.
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 7:49 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: *Flannery Beef* Back Again!
Replies: 164
Views: 6930

Re: *Flannery Beef* Back Again!

Ordered 6 Hangers yesterday and Dana said "what are you going to eat?". Ordered 6 more, so now I have 3 orders with you, because you all are so good at handling us knuckleheads (got the MC special yesterday as well). At least I picked the same shipping date.
by Mike Stoneking
January 27th, 2021, 6:15 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: BerserkerDay 12 Master Thread/FAQ
Replies: 566
Views: 43864

Re: BerserkerDay 12 Master Thread/FAQ

So people who have done this before, was preview day yesterday all the offers or are there new offers and/or new vendors coming out today also? While there may be a last minute addition from a winery that delayed getting their offer in, generally all the offers are shown on preview/early purchase d...
by Mike Stoneking
January 26th, 2021, 6:30 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Morgan Ranch Wagyu Berserker Day 12 Deal!
Replies: 144
Views: 3797

Re: Morgan Ranch Wagyu Berserker Day 12 Deal!

Starter pack and the short rib medallions for me.
Thanks for taking part in this.
by Mike Stoneking
January 26th, 2021, 4:54 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Di Costanzo Wines • Single Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignons
Replies: 100
Views: 3937

Re: Di Costanzo Wines • Single Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignons

Thanks Albert! The shipping promotion & the new 18s will be uploaded shortly, and then they'll be activated once this preview period ends & I get my official 'launch time' from Todd et al. We'll be sure you get whatever you need, thank you so much ~ What time EST is the offer going to be op...
by Mike Stoneking
January 26th, 2021, 1:51 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Microlot Coffees--An African Adventure--
Replies: 28
Views: 1074

Re: Re: Microlot Coffees--An African Adventure--

alan weinberg wrote: January 26th, 2021, 12:32 pm been buying from Eric for some time now. Great roaster. Light to medium—lets the coffee speak, not hidden behind char.
An always buy. Love the sourcing and the story behind these small growers. Like the second bag so I can revisit at a later date and keep the beans fresh.
by Mike Stoneking
January 26th, 2021, 12:44 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Flannery Beef *Monopole Cru Offer* (what remains is open for all!)
Replies: 71
Views: 4287

Re: Flannery Beef *Monopole Cru Offer*

Todd F r e n c h wrote: January 26th, 2021, 11:04 am Moving to Early Purchase Offers

(GCC Members, you can now purchase from this insane offer - Monopole Cru had 3 hours to be sure they had exclusive access for a while)
grabbed 2 of these. Excited to try them.
by Mike Stoneking
January 26th, 2021, 9:09 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Lagier Meredith -- Serious Syrah at a Silly Price
Replies: 48
Views: 2304

Re: Lagier Meredith -- Serious Syrah at a Silly Price

Love these Syrahs. Grabbed the 2016 pack and will let these rest for a while.
by Mike Stoneking
January 22nd, 2021, 5:54 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
Replies: 16946
Views: 480866

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

https://i.imgur.com/NANONHCl.jpg Monkish Brewing. Hang My Boots. TIPA. 10.3% ABV. Hopped entirely with Nelson Sauvin hops, 2020 vintage. You know I love my Nelson hops and in Henry's hands I'm a sucker for anything he cans with it. Last years rendition of Boots blew me away so I jumped on the chanc...
by Mike Stoneking
January 22nd, 2021, 12:05 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wine shipping article that’s really helpful
Replies: 4
Views: 688

Re: Wine shipping article that’s really helpful

Such a hodgepodge of permits and laws to keep up on for these wineries.
Some of these states are lucky that wineries "want" to get bottles to them.
by Mike Stoneking
January 22nd, 2021, 5:37 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Grand Reserve World Mastercard - Earn up to 8x Points On BD12
Replies: 102
Views: 6125

Re: Grand Reserve World Mastercard - Earn up to 8x Points On BD12

Glasses arrived yesterday. Super sweet. Was wondering how these would ship without breaking but the packaging is awesome.
Card arrived as well so went to my local watering hole and bought some cans with the card and got my points.
Have BD off and ready for action.
by Mike Stoneking
January 13th, 2021, 12:48 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Retailer Check: Benchmark Wine Group
Replies: 31
Views: 1592

Re: Retailer Check: Benchmark Wine Group

Mich@el Ch@ng wrote: January 13th, 2021, 11:24 am benchmark is the best seller in the United States for secondary wines IMO.
No doubt. 100% recommend them.
by Mike Stoneking
January 13th, 2021, 12:44 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: News from Williams Selyem
Replies: 19
Views: 2304

Re: News from Williams Selyem

This should be a good thing. It reads as though several folks had inquired but the Faiveleys fit the stewardship they were looking for. As for the long term, I would think they would get first rights to add ownership.
by Mike Stoneking
January 10th, 2021, 6:05 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Horrible news about a Berserker - Frank Drew, RIP
Replies: 145
Views: 9236

Re: Horrible news about a Berserker - Frank Drew, RIP

Disbelief at the outcome of the story. My heartfelt condolences to his family and friends.
RIP Frank.
by Mike Stoneking
December 22nd, 2020, 5:31 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: UPDATE U-TURN: Week 4 Virtual Tasting - Get your RHINE On - Brian Tuite - Redwood Empire Food Bank DEC16 - DEC23
Replies: 167
Views: 5908

Re: UPDATE U-TURN: Week 4 Virtual Tasting - Get your RHINE On - Brian Tuite - Redwood Empire Food Bank DEC16 - DEC23

1999 Ravenswood Barricia Zinfandel- solid cork and great color in the glass. Dark cherry and light spice notes with soft tannins and a smooth finish. Ridiculously good drink for 20 years old, but not surprising coming from Joel. A real treat to step back in time and enjoy this. Larry Piggins print b...
by Mike Stoneking
November 24th, 2020, 7:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Virtual Tasting for Charity - Empty My Wallet, Help Me Support Laura's House (11/20 - 11/29)
Replies: 203
Views: 7189

Re: Virtual Tasting for Charity - Empty My Wallet, Help Me Support Laura's House (11/20 - 11/29)

What were you doing in 2002? Adam Lee was going to get some fruit from the Clos Pepe vineyard from that year and make an outstanding Pinot Noir. Still full of life with wonderful aromatics and a smooth sipper with an earthy touch and just enough fruit to keep your palette happy. Very enjoyable and v...
by Mike Stoneking
November 21st, 2020, 9:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Strategy/ Tips going into Black Friday and Saving for BD
Replies: 9
Views: 956

Re: Strategy/ Tips going into Black Friday and Saving for BD

Dove head first into the wine hobby this year.....2020 has some positives... Hoping folks can communicate where the Black Friday/Cyber Monday/ Holiday Deals will generally be found. Also, with BD around the corner, how do you prep for that mayhem?? Happy Hunting! Michael Being Grand Cru Cru is the ...
by Mike Stoneking
November 18th, 2020, 5:11 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Bedrock Save the Date Winter 2020 Release
Replies: 164
Views: 12395

Re: Bedrock Save the Date Winter 2020 Release

Brian Tuite wrote: November 17th, 2020, 4:10 pm “Your Bedrock Wine Co. Wish Request has been Granted”

3x LH Gewürztraminer

😁
Mine as well.
by Mike Stoneking
November 16th, 2020, 8:44 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Bedrock Save the Date Winter 2020 Release
Replies: 164
Views: 12395

Re: Bedrock Save the Date Winter 2020 Release

Glenn L e v i n e wrote: November 13th, 2020, 3:20 pm Nibbled it down to a nice case, was really proud of myself. Then realized I neglected the CA Syrah.

I’m so weak.
My outcome as well. Likely going in shortly to get a case of the Syrah. [berserker.gif]
by Mike Stoneking
November 9th, 2020, 8:58 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Carlisle PSA
Replies: 2
Views: 678

Re: Carlisle PSA

Grabbed a couple older Pagani and Papera Zins. These are excellent with age on them.
by Mike Stoneking
November 1st, 2020, 6:37 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 663
Views: 38358

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

Gray G wrote: November 1st, 2020, 6:34 am [thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif]
looking forward to more Groupon offers despite this shellacking online
The next offer will be shiners and an assortment of labels so you can choose the wine you want.
by Mike Stoneking
October 2nd, 2020, 11:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: #GlassFire
Replies: 539
Views: 61417

Re: #GlassFire

Brian Tuite wrote: October 1st, 2020, 3:23 pm
Todd F r e n c h wrote: October 1st, 2020, 11:29 am Here's the link to help out Emily Richer and Virage vineyards - viewtopic.php?f=7&t=173649
Order in! Happy to contribute.
SHIT!! I'm beyond sad to come back to this thread and see this. My heart hurts for Emily and everyone affected. [cry.gif]
by Mike Stoneking
October 2nd, 2020, 11:10 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: SPECIAL OFFER - Virage Vineyards (destruction from Glass fire)
Replies: 70
Views: 3636

Re: SPECIAL OFFER - Virage Vineyards (destruction from Glass fire)

Order in for 2 Library verticals and no discount used. Just a suggestion as I know what she is going through. Get the auction going and I'm in.
Best wishes Emily and know you have a big group behind you at this little place we come to hang out. Hugs to you! grouphug
by Mike Stoneking
September 18th, 2020, 9:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 8203
Views: 579895

Re: de Negoce offer

Spoke to OFF SITE. All good, only issue is will cost me $3/ bottle for the racking. They will unpack all my boxes and rack them though it's usually $5/case to do that but will waive for me as a new customer. I don't have exact costs yet on the monthly nut but I think south of $2/bottle/year for 2nd...
by Mike Stoneking
September 8th, 2020, 10:44 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: MacDonald release is imminent!!!
Replies: 201
Views: 20680

Re: MacDonald release is imminent!!!

JYoung wrote: September 8th, 2020, 10:26 am
Mstanford wrote: September 8th, 2020, 10:20 am Just got the Macdonald email - looks like 392 cases for 2017 vintage. How’s that vs. 16? Anyone remember
My email from last year says 369.
So you're saying there's a chance?? [snort.gif]
by Mike Stoneking
August 28th, 2020, 6:31 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 8203
Views: 579895

Re: de Negoce offer

tpetty wrote: August 28th, 2020, 6:25 pm That Washington Post link is subscriber blocked. What was the finding summary?
Amazon Prime will get you access.
by Mike Stoneking
August 4th, 2020, 4:48 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Milla Handley of Handley Cellars, victim of Covid
Replies: 6
Views: 895

Re: Milla Handley of Handley Cellars, victim of Covid

Condolences to her family and friends.

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