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by YLee
January 28th, 2020, 11:16 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Don't forget Valentine's Day
Replies: 6
Views: 185

Re: Don't forget Valentine's Day

First thought that came to mind, Pepto-Bismol
by YLee
January 27th, 2020, 9:44 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: Domaine de Chevalier vertical with Olivier Bernard
Replies: 4
Views: 422

Re: TN: Domaine de Chevalier vertical with Olivier Bernard

Excellent write up on one of my fav
by YLee
January 27th, 2020, 2:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Chateau Palmer 2016 for $274, what the what?
Replies: 212
Views: 18459

Re: Chateau Palmer 2016 for $274, what the what?

Robert.A.Jr. wrote:
January 27th, 2020, 1:11 pm
I’ve been trying to use that hundred dollar coupon, and for the life of me, cannot find anything that I really want to splurge on. Maybe the Billecart-Salmon Rouge is the pkay.
I don't know if it's available where you are but I got some dame Montrose
by YLee
January 27th, 2020, 2:01 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Scam alert -- Grapeswine.com
Replies: 14
Views: 1183

Re: Scam alert -- Grapeswine.com

They took my money in March of 2019 when I ordered a case. They didn't have it in stock (even though the website indicated they did) and when I would contact them they said it was delayed but should be shipped promptly. In November/December I started asking for my money back. The guy on the phone a...
by YLee
January 27th, 2020, 1:49 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Scam alert -- Grapeswine.com
Replies: 14
Views: 1183

Re: Scam alert -- Grapeswine.com

I'm surprised these guys are still in operation and not behind bars.
by YLee
January 27th, 2020, 1:25 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 12605
Views: 607728

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

AD Northup wrote:
January 27th, 2020, 7:59 am
YLee wrote:
January 27th, 2020, 6:08 am
I'm being more selective this year.
'08 bollinger LGA FOR $100. Couldnt pass it up.
Great deal, where from?
Zachys with my AMEX promo
by YLee
January 27th, 2020, 9:10 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 11 Forum - (Jan 27, 2020) 'The Black Friday of Wine Commerce' - Forbes
Topic: *SOLD OUT* Di Costanzo Wines, Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon | BD11 Offering
Replies: 74
Views: 3183

Re: Di Costanzo Wines, Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon | BD11 Offering (No More DI CO)

Erin Di Costanzo wrote:
January 27th, 2020, 8:45 am
Hi all! DI CO 2016 is totally sold out. I will be replying to some emails with regrets, and can offer 2017 DI CO in limited amounts. Please bear with me as I do these one by one. Analog over here :-)
More updates re: quantities as I am able to provide. THANK YOU!
NoooOOOooooOooooOoo!!!!
Lol
by YLee
January 27th, 2020, 6:08 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 12605
Views: 607728

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

I'm being more selective this year.
'08 bollinger LGA FOR $100. Couldnt pass it up.
by YLee
January 25th, 2020, 4:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 12`Cristal,08`Bollie GA,95` Taittinger CdC,4 whjte Burgs,Pavie,Redigaffi,Clos Rougeard,La Macchiole lots more
Replies: 4
Views: 323

Re: 12`Cristal,08`Bollie GA,95` Taittinger CdC,4 whjte Burgs,Pavie,Redigaffi,Clos Rougeard,La Macchiole lots more

The 08 bollinger is fab. Why put champagnes away for 20 years to be ready when you can enjoy it now.
by YLee
January 25th, 2020, 2:26 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2008 Dom Pérignon
Replies: 176
Views: 16645

Re: 2008 Dom Pérignon

Peter Panzica wrote:
January 25th, 2020, 10:39 am
Michael S. Monie wrote:
January 25th, 2020, 6:56 am
Grand Vin Wine Merchants, 72 in stock, $139.99 with purchase of 6 or more.
Can't figure out on the website or when ordering where they ship to. (NY)
They ship to NY
by YLee
January 25th, 2020, 5:24 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Looking for some Bordeaux suggestions
Replies: 18
Views: 881

Re: Looking for some Bordeaux suggestions

I know you are asking for Bordeaux but try this bordeaux blend from Argentina (it's only $20-30 and fantastic!). Maybe throw it in to the mix for fun and see how people react.

Mascota vineyards unanime
by YLee
January 24th, 2020, 12:31 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 12605
Views: 607728

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

Well, I lasted all of 23.75 days. Got an offer on 2007 Taittinger Champagne Comtes de Champagne Rosé Brut for $145 a bottle from JJB that I couldn't pass up. It's all about baby steps. Next goal is to extend to a full month. :) You did better than I have. I bought on December 31st and January 1st.
by YLee
January 24th, 2020, 8:53 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else
Replies: 1202
Views: 68470

Re: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else

AndyK wrote:
January 24th, 2020, 8:11 am
Pretty uninspiring offers in the last couple of weeks / months... I guess the tariffs are showing :/
Agree. I havent bought much at all from them this year.
by YLee
January 23rd, 2020, 2:34 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Cote de Nuits 2018 en primeur report - Long/boring
Replies: 23
Views: 1151

Re: Cote de Nuits 2018 en primeur report - Long/boring

Bookmarked your site and thanks for the report!
by YLee
January 19th, 2020, 3:26 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How should wines with corks be stored?
Replies: 7
Views: 585

Re: How should wines with corks be stored?

How about an option for “do a search.” In jiu-jitsu, there are people who "train", but never advance from white belt, even though they've been around longer than all other belts holders. YLee is the wine equivalent of that white belt. Says he drinks DRC, yet only asks basic/beginner questions and n...
by YLee
January 19th, 2020, 2:19 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 35
Views: 3668

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

If there are some .97 items on wine.com they are usually priced really well but coupons don't work. Retailmenot.com cashback is offering 20% cashback. Also, you can use raise.com for 6% back and buy a gift card (you should use 1% ebates for raise.com purchase). So for a 99.97 bottle you can pay $73...
by YLee
January 19th, 2020, 1:31 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How should wines with corks be stored?
Replies: 7
Views: 585

How should wines with corks be stored?

This topic comes up time to time and everyone has their own opinions. So let's do a poll!
by YLee
January 18th, 2020, 2:04 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What bottle of wine did you open today?
Replies: 11206
Views: 412734

Re: What bottle of wine did you open today?

2005 louis latour nuits st George village. I was hoping it would be awesome since wine.com has them on sale right now and I am into the coupon trickery. So far, nose is muted and flavor is super tart/acidic. Smooth tannins but fruit has largely faded. Maybe more air and a bit of time open will help...
by YLee
January 17th, 2020, 7:13 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: World-class wine shop in Los Angeles California
Replies: 4
Views: 832

Re: World-class wine shop in Los Angeles California

Frank Murray III wrote:
January 17th, 2020, 4:41 pm
I reloaded my 09 Cristal via these guys last month. Everything went smoothly.
Good to know!
by YLee
January 17th, 2020, 5:27 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What bottle of wine did you open today?
Replies: 11206
Views: 412734

Re: What bottle of wine did you open today?

Neal.Mollen wrote:
January 17th, 2020, 4:55 pm
1988 Domaine de Chevalier. Man what a nose. This wine smells so good if you never drank any having the bottle would be worthwhile. Just intoxicating. Not too shabby on the palate either. Just a delightful bottle
Yummmm..... Makes my Meyney look inferior.
by YLee
January 17th, 2020, 1:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: World-class wine shop in Los Angeles California
Replies: 4
Views: 832

World-class wine shop in Los Angeles California

Looking at some wines from this shop. Has anybody dealt with them before?

https://worldclasswine.us/
by YLee
January 17th, 2020, 12:39 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 11 NEWBIE INTROS! :)
Topic: NEWBIE INTRO: Di Costanzo Wines
Replies: 29
Views: 2448

Re: Di Costanzo Wines

Glad Di Costanzo is part of BD. Looking forward to the offers. I am very picky on BD but this is one I will purchase.
by YLee
January 17th, 2020, 5:13 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Riedel Wine Glass Deal, 4-glasses for $10
Replies: 27
Views: 2619

Re: Riedel Wine Glass Deal, 4-glasses for $10

This deal was posted on the Board in October, I just noticed it is back as of this morning. At Best Buy of all places, you can get 4-Riedel Bravissimo Pinot glasses for $10! They also have other glasses for the same price (Red, White, Highball, etc.....). I already have some nice Riedel Cab XL's th...
by YLee
January 16th, 2020, 8:31 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: BerserkerDay 11 is coming up!! (Jan 27, 2020)
Replies: 240
Views: 21320

Re: BerserkerDay 11 is coming up!! (Jan 27, 2020)

B Thorne wrote:
December 18th, 2019, 11:06 pm
just another tiny plug for 375mls

very excited for this years offers!
+1
by YLee
January 16th, 2020, 8:30 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: BerserkerDay 11 is coming up!! (Jan 27, 2020)
Replies: 240
Views: 21320

Re: BerserkerDay 11 is coming up!! (Jan 27, 2020)

I think we discussed this in 2016-but think even further outside the box; most here (I assume) only care about what’s in the bottle. Why not put up some shiners, damaged-stained labels, missing foils etc. I’d think most wineries end up with stuff like this, seems like the perfect place to get rid o...
by YLee
January 16th, 2020, 3:41 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Austrian Riesling vintage recommendation
Replies: 12
Views: 615

Austrian Riesling vintage recommendation

I'm looking to backfill some Austrian rieslings. Which vintages do you guys recommend? and which vintages do you recommend I avoid?
by YLee
January 15th, 2020, 9:12 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Faury st. Joe vv brett
Replies: 16
Views: 865

Re: Faury st. Joe vv brett

where are you reading this? Here and ct I still have a few in the storage and now am curious to learn as to what others here said about the brett situation on this producer. Can you point to the post(s)? I didnt save any of the threads discussing this topic but I do remember reading it. One quick s...
by YLee
January 14th, 2020, 9:12 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Faury st. Joe vv brett
Replies: 16
Views: 865

Re: Faury st. Joe vv brett

Ok. Thx guys. I guess it is safe to load up on some more.
by YLee
January 14th, 2020, 6:13 pm
Forum: BYO Forum - Wine at Restaurants
Topic: New York City, aka Manhattan and the boroughs BYO
Replies: 664
Views: 71548

Re: New York City, aka Manhattan and the boroughs BYO

I cant go to korean restaurants that doesnt come with abundant bahn chans for free.
by YLee
January 14th, 2020, 4:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: FOOTBALL AND WINE
Replies: 10
Views: 757

Re: FOOTBALL AND WINE

No wines for football for me.
49ers for the win!
by YLee
January 14th, 2020, 2:30 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Faury st. Joe vv brett
Replies: 16
Views: 865

Re: Faury st. Joe vv brett

ybarselah wrote:
January 14th, 2020, 2:26 pm
where are you reading this?
Here and ct
by YLee
January 14th, 2020, 2:22 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Faury st. Joe vv brett
Replies: 16
Views: 865

Faury st. Joe vv brett

So I've been reading that some people experienced brett with this producer after some age in the bottle. From your experience approximately how many years after the vintage did your start sensing brett?
by YLee
January 14th, 2020, 12:00 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Korean food matching (not korean bbq)
Replies: 65
Views: 1979

Re: Korean food matching (not korean bbq)

Edward H. Earles wrote:
January 11th, 2020, 7:30 am
What a great thread. Clash of the first-world-problem titans. [wow.gif]
you are right
by YLee
January 14th, 2020, 9:13 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Aubert-Save the date
Replies: 70
Views: 4835

Re: Aubert-Save the date

I keep timing out on my browser
by YLee
January 14th, 2020, 8:45 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1999 Chateau Lanessan. This is why we do it.
Replies: 44
Views: 1714

Re: TN: 1999 Chateau Lanessan. This is why we do it.

Peter Chiu wrote:
January 14th, 2020, 8:42 am
Meyney 1999 is available at CD $96.75 (1424-9691) at SAQ .............
Just my 2 cents but I wouldnt spend that much on '99 meyney
by YLee
January 12th, 2020, 6:55 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Bay area wine store recommendation
Replies: 11
Views: 672

Re: Bay area wine store recommendation

Flatiron
by YLee
January 12th, 2020, 12:20 pm
Forum: BYO Forum - Wine at Restaurants
Topic: Queens, NY
Replies: 4
Views: 385

Re: Queens, NY

Got this one from member ArtF. IL Poeta 98-04 Metropolitan Ave, Forest Hills, NY 11375 Very quiant and neighborly feeling Italian restaurant. I think the chef, Mario, previously worked at some famous restaurant in Manhattan. All staffs are pleasant. Food is good especially the grilled octopus. Thurs...
by YLee
January 12th, 2020, 12:09 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Whats your top 5 Clos saint denis?
Replies: 63
Views: 3426

Re: Whats your top 5 Clos saint denis?

Howard, He doesn't. My mistake. I thought I remembered my last Pierre Amiot experiences being Clos St Denis. It was his Clos de la Roche I was thinking about. I guess my list is basically 4 in total. BTW, his Clos de la Roche is fantastic. Is it possible that Pierre Amiot used to make a CSD? When I...
by YLee
January 11th, 2020, 7:43 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else
Replies: 1202
Views: 68470

Re: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else

2010 Jean Tardy et Fils Fixin La Place Tardy has been showing up a decent amount lately so wanted to pass these thoughts along. This wine is about as good as I could think a $26 Burgundy could be. Great mix of floral, red fruit, and forest floor on the nose, matched with bright red fruit and some s...
by YLee
January 11th, 2020, 5:16 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else
Replies: 1202
Views: 68470

Re: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else

2010 Jean Tardy et Fils Fixin La Place Tardy has been showing up a decent amount lately so wanted to pass these thoughts along. This wine is about as good as I could think a $26 Burgundy could be. Great mix of floral, red fruit, and forest floor on the nose, matched with bright red fruit and some s...
by YLee
January 11th, 2020, 3:04 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 35
Views: 3668

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Are the $100 off $300 for wines.com expired?
by YLee
January 11th, 2020, 9:01 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: NYC: Aubert March 30 @6:30 PM in Midtown
Replies: 12
Views: 637

Re: NYC: Aubert (possibly Kistler) March 30

I might be interested as well depending on the date. Will have to buy a bottle off you.
by YLee
January 11th, 2020, 8:59 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Aubert allocation share in NYC area?
Replies: 0
Views: 170

Aubert allocation share in NYC area?

First time buying from their allocation but I dont want to buy 12 bottles. If anyone in Manhattan or in Queens wants to share my allocation Pm me.
by YLee
January 11th, 2020, 8:53 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Chateau Palmer 2016 for $274, what the what?
Replies: 212
Views: 18459

Re: Chateau Palmer 2016 for $274, what the what?

Didnt know Raku does this. Will have to look into it. Sitting on a little over 2million MR points but cant even use it yet.
by YLee
January 11th, 2020, 8:49 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 12605
Views: 607728

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

Neal.Mollen wrote:
January 11th, 2020, 7:50 am
Against better judgement, in violations of house rules, I bought ONE bottle of 2008 Bollinger GA. ALL future 2008 champagne offers are invisible to me.
excellent buy imo
by YLee
January 10th, 2020, 3:24 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Korean food matching (not korean bbq)
Replies: 65
Views: 1979

Re: Korean food matching (not korean bbq)

C Chen wrote:
January 10th, 2020, 3:21 pm
YLee wrote:
January 10th, 2020, 3:21 pm
C Chen wrote:
January 10th, 2020, 3:20 pm


I wasn't fully wrong (and neither was he), but at least I owned up to what I got wrong. Can't say the same about you.
Then you should read the thread again because I did.
"Good to know."
O
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G

Hahhaa. Too many children here.

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