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by jprusack
January 9th, 2020, 6:17 pm
Forum: BYO Forum - Wine at Restaurants
Topic: New York City, aka Manhattan and the boroughs BYO
Replies: 663
Views: 71066

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

Utterly appalling customer service at Côte, which ended up with me paying $65 for the “privilege” of opening my bottle of wine and not having any food. Can’t recall an experience this bad in NYC, will not be back. Wow, totally weird. I sure hope you didn’t pay at the bar for them to open up your bo...
by jprusack
December 21st, 2019, 11:30 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2008 red burgundy premier cru..... sucks
Replies: 66
Views: 5076

Re: 2008 red burgundy premier cru..... sucks

i recently bought some lignier 2008 1er morey saint denis bottles on the cheap. cellartracker reviews say theyre amazing and score it maybe 93.5.

i trust you people more but are cellartracker reviews generally to be believed?

while we're at it, has anyone had any morey saint denis 1er from 2008?
by jprusack
December 9th, 2019, 7:56 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Your lowest Cellartracker Scored Wine in Your Cellar
Replies: 247
Views: 11580

Re: Your lowest Cellartracker Scored Wine in Your Cellar

2015 dom champet la vialliere cote rotie rhone france

people hate this thing. wonder how they can have such a bad wine in 2015. i guess ill find out in 15 years.
by jprusack
December 3rd, 2019, 6:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Black Friday Deals
Replies: 78
Views: 7706

Re: Black Friday Deals

hart davis selling lignier MSD les chaffots 2008 for $85ish... chambers has the same wine for $150. worth a try methinks? Never purchased from hart Davis. How is their shipping? Or do you pick up? i was kind of concerned about shipping costs for my order (just 3 bottles). i called hart davis up and...
by jprusack
November 30th, 2019, 6:10 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Black Friday Deals
Replies: 78
Views: 7706

Re: Black Friday Deals

hart davis selling lignier MSD les chaffots 2008 for $85ish...

chambers has the same wine for $150. worth a try methinks?
by jprusack
November 27th, 2019, 1:45 pm
Forum: Travel and Restaurants Forum
Topic: Charlotte
Replies: 11
Views: 423

Re: Charlotte

want to throw in kindred in davidson. had a rather enjoyable meal there at the bar while on business in may.

haberdish was also decent for southern food eats in a modern bar type of setting.
by jprusack
November 26th, 2019, 6:28 pm
Forum: Travel and Restaurants Forum
Topic: Advice for traveling to Nice, France?
Replies: 14
Views: 1466

Re: Advice for traveling to Nice, France?

ive been to the cote d'azur twice in the last four years. it's become one of my wife and my favorite places to visit. first time we stayed in menton...about 35 minutes east of nice and right by the italian border. we LOVE menton but i actually found it to be a bit further out than I prefer. we visit...
by jprusack
November 26th, 2019, 6:21 pm
Forum: BYO Forum - Wine at Restaurants
Topic: New York City, aka Manhattan and the boroughs BYO
Replies: 663
Views: 71066

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

im a massive prune fan and appreciate their approach to food. their wine list is small and lacking so i always like to bring a nice bottle and share with the staff.
by jprusack
November 25th, 2019, 6:45 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2015 Guigal St. Joseph Lieu Dit Rouge
Replies: 12
Views: 553

Re: TN: 2015 Guigal St. Joseph Lieu Dit Rouge

anyone have thoughts on the base hermitage offering from guigal? specifically 2015?
by jprusack
November 25th, 2019, 6:36 pm
Forum: BYO Forum - Wine at Restaurants
Topic: New York City, aka Manhattan and the boroughs BYO
Replies: 663
Views: 71066

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

a few to throw in: king, absolutely excellent southern italian food made by british women (don't laugh) in soho...corkage is a whopping $50. wine list is solid, albeit overpriced. houseman, under the radar gem near the holland tunnel with a great steak frites...$30 corkage. prune, the classic east v...
by jprusack
November 23rd, 2019, 7:27 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Thanksgiving Day Wine Lineup
Replies: 139
Views: 6046

Re: Thanksgiving Day Wine Lineup

needs more gamay folks.

not sure how we're starting but im bringing a magnum of clos de la roilette 2014 tardive.
by jprusack
November 19th, 2019, 6:42 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Your favorite town in Provence, and your favorite Bandol not named Tempier
Replies: 47
Views: 3347

Re: Your favorite town in Provence, and your favorite Bandol not named Tempier

First post but since my wife and I were there just two months ago, I'll share that St. Remy is an excellent base for Provence. We stayed at Hotel de Tourrel for 5 nights and it was perfect to go north to Chateauneuf du Pape and Gigondas, southwest to Arles, East to the Luberon towns, etc... We LOVED...

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