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by matthewgoldman
February 21st, 2021, 5:25 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Brian, thanks. It's not yet posted to my account. Maybe it takes a few days. Generally speaking, the Top Wine Merchant bonus is based on calendar month, not your individual statement period. You should expect to see this bonus within a few days of the end of each calendar month. This may vary depen...
by matthewgoldman
February 16th, 2021, 1:54 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Little snippet of info for you all. If you make your payment on acct with a checking acct ACH transaction your acct is not credited with the payment for 7-10 days. So, although I have paid my acct on 2-11-21 (prior to the statement even hitting) I have no open to buy until 2-23-21. So, in essence, ...
by matthewgoldman
February 16th, 2021, 9:19 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Hi all - a quick note since a few folks asked and our catalog availability has improved again; thank you for your patience. I think all of the items that were mentioned are back as well as some other great new items such as SippingTHIS coasters, Glasvin Glasses, and some nice chocolates. We always ...
by matthewgoldman
February 14th, 2021, 1:48 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Hi all - a quick note since a few folks asked and our catalog availability has improved again; thank you for your patience. I think all of the items that were mentioned are back as well as some other great new items such as SippingTHIS coasters, Glasvin Glasses, and some nice chocolates. We always w...
by matthewgoldman
February 12th, 2021, 12:00 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

My sign-up bonus hasn't come through yet, but while I wait I only see the one BD12 special in the catalog - 75k for 12 stems. I filled out the survey for the half-deal at 37.5K for 6, will that be appearing soon? Thanks! If you choose "Show Options" on the BD12 special you will see 37,500...
by matthewgoldman
February 12th, 2021, 11:33 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

bradkaplan wrote: February 12th, 2021, 11:11 am Thanks Matthew - I just placed an order but honestly don't recall what my filled out form indicated I wanted! I PM'd Chris to clarify what I would like, but if there's a better way to do that, please let us know.
Great. Chris will be in touch on fulfillment for these special orders!
by matthewgoldman
February 12th, 2021, 10:59 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

For those of you who filled out Chris's Grassl survey for special 6 and 12 packs those are now available in the catalog. Look for the BD12 specials. The catalog will continue to change, always. items come in and out of stock. Manufacturers discontinue items, etc. We're working to restock some additi...
by matthewgoldman
February 11th, 2021, 4:59 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

correct, you were allowing this company to have free access to your data, in return for providing meager point. I signed up also because, heck google has all my info anyway. So grand reserve mined the data, likely spun that to sell for profit, and now are discontinuing that to force people to eithe...
by matthewgoldman
February 10th, 2021, 12:53 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

I will come out and say it. Grand Western Reserve.. you guys are pathetic, the way you have approached this whole ordeal. Initially created GR rewards system, and then to force people into signing up for credit card, now you discontinue the link service? and then offer mere 0.004 cent per point? If...
by matthewgoldman
February 10th, 2021, 12:50 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

cjsavino wrote: February 10th, 2021, 12:04 pm Is there a problem with the website. Shows no transactions, balance, or my information when logged in.
Yes, we are currently experiencing an outage with our underlying card processor and are currently working to resolve it.
by matthewgoldman
February 10th, 2021, 11:50 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

I will come out and say it. Grand Western Reserve.. you guys are pathetic, the way you have approached this whole ordeal. Initially created GR rewards system, and then to force people into signing up for credit card, now you discontinue the link service? and then offer mere 0.004 cent per point? If...
by matthewgoldman
February 10th, 2021, 10:57 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Matthew, thanks for following up with your team. My card was approved today. Looking forward to spending $$ on my new card! Chris, I was wondering if I could get the Cru (or 1855 as a second choice) glasses instead of Liberte. Please let me know. Thank you. Kedar - I am glad we were able to work ev...
by matthewgoldman
February 9th, 2021, 1:05 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

I applied and was accepted on Jan 19th. Got my glasses before berserker day but still no card. Also I get grand reserve points already, how are these points different then the ones from the credit card. Stephen - We'll get back to you on your question via your email to support. I would discourage e...
by matthewgoldman
February 8th, 2021, 8:01 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

I tried to order Valentines Day special from Flannery. The card was rejected. I have plenty of available credit. I just charged it on American Express and had no problem. Not sure what happened. Matthew...I would appreciate your input. Thanks Ken It sounds like it may be that our anti-fraud algorit...
by matthewgoldman
February 6th, 2021, 12:50 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Russell Bevan new project: Adversity Cellars
Replies: 12
Views: 2912

Re: Russell Bevan new project: Adversity Cellars

For those interested in learning more... we are hosting a virtual conversation/tasting with Russell about Adversity Cellars and specifically about Melanson. Russell will be joined by Tor Kenwood; they both make a Melanson Cab. Details here: https://www.wineberserkers.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&...
by matthewgoldman
February 4th, 2021, 4:26 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Zoom - Russell Bevan (Adversity) & Tor Kenwood February 18 @ 6pm PT
Replies: 0
Views: 320

Zoom - Russell Bevan (Adversity) & Tor Kenwood February 18 @ 6pm PT

Hi everyone! Thank you for an awesome BD12. We want to extend an invite to this fantastic event to everyone as a thank you! We are hosting a live, interactive Zoom meeting (not a webinar!) with Russell Bevan and Tor Kenwood in conversation. On Zoom, February 18th, 2021 at 6:00pm Pacific Time. I don'...
by matthewgoldman
February 4th, 2021, 4:15 pm
Forum: Event Planner - Online or Offline
Topic: Name change...took long enough...'Event Planner' - Online or Offline
Replies: 3
Views: 321

Re: Name change...took long enough...'Event Planner' - Online or Offline

Great switch. Ready to share my first event and find more virtual opportunities (for now)
by matthewgoldman
February 1st, 2021, 5:09 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: BERSERKERDAY 12 RESULTS ARE IN - INSANE RECORDS SET, WOW!!
Replies: 80
Views: 3800

Re: BERSERKERDAY 12 RESULTS ARE IN - INSANE RECORDS SET, WOW!!

Congrats to Todd, Brig, and team. Thank you for all the time you all put in to the site everyday and to the amazing community here!
by matthewgoldman
January 30th, 2021, 4:10 pm
Forum: Event Planner - Online or Offline
Topic: Santa Barbara County Rhone Rangers Zoom - Focus on Syrah
Replies: 1
Views: 312

Re: Santa Barbara County Rhone Rangers Zoom - Focus on Syrah

Thanks for sharing larry! Looks like a good one.
by matthewgoldman
January 30th, 2021, 10:55 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

I received my glasses last night and took one for a "spin." I really like the look, feel and taste with them. They look so fragile, so I am hoping they are as durable as others say! Still don't have the card though! Cards should arrive within 7-10 business days of your approval or 14 at m...
by matthewgoldman
January 29th, 2021, 8:39 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Ok, not to show my 'credit card balance' or anything, since it's only 2 days old, but this feature is REALLY cool! Most credit cards with bonuses would rather HIDE the bonus than have this feature! Screen Shot 2021-01-28 at 7.58.54 PM.png Fantastic idea, whomever came up with it. Thanks Todd! I'll ...
by matthewgoldman
January 28th, 2021, 4:49 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

My card was approved last Friday and my glasses arrived today. Thanks Chris. Very nice packaging. Love the glasses! Matthew, I am still waiting for my card. I spent over $2600 on BD12. Now I have to figure out how to spend $3000 when the card arrives. It will be tough. Thank you for helping with my...
by matthewgoldman
January 28th, 2021, 8:40 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Noting a change to the original post, as the original offer is now expired. Posted in first post and quoted below. Thank you everyone for your support and for signing up! NOTE: The BerserkerDay 12 offer is now expired. You can still apply for the card with our standard offer of 50,000 bonus points o...
by matthewgoldman
January 27th, 2021, 9:17 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

General question. For the bonus points, if we placed the order the 26th or 27th but the winery doesn’t charge us until the 28th or later, do we still get the bonus points? I know it’s a nit picky technicality but just wanted to know either way. Separately, purchases with my card went off without a ...
by matthewgoldman
January 27th, 2021, 4:01 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 Auctions! Closes at 8PM Pacific
Topic: **** README **** Auction Rules, Regulations and Helpful Tips. Auctions Close 8pm PST **** README ****
Replies: 9
Views: 712

Re: **** README **** Auction Rules, Regulations and Helpful Tips. Auctions Close 8pm PST **** README ****

Todd F r e n c h wrote: January 27th, 2021, 2:36 pm
Brian Tuite wrote: January 27th, 2021, 2:31 pm Rule #1: Todd calls the shots.
Rule #2: See rule #1
Rule #3: If there is a bonus once you spend $3000 in 3 months on your Grand Reserve Master Card, Brian Tuite will have it met in 24 hours
That's my kind of rule!
by matthewgoldman
January 27th, 2021, 3:01 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Mike C. wrote: January 27th, 2021, 2:34 pm What happened to the wine scent kits on the reward page? I saw it last week as a redemption option before I applied but now they are all gone.
Temporary stock issues...some should re-appear shortly! We try not to show out of stock items.
by matthewgoldman
January 27th, 2021, 3:00 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Another question - for redeeming points for Grassl glasses, do we just redeem as usual, or is there some kind of special bundle? I filled out the form from Chris on the Grassl glass thread and wasn't clear on how that relates to the redemption on the Grand Reserve site. There are some existing glas...
by matthewgoldman
January 27th, 2021, 1:42 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Quick question. A Grand Reserve Partner purchase from yesterday just posted on my account and it's giving me 5x points rather than 8x. Do these perks kick in after BD is over? Nevermind - I see that those extra points are added in the Rewards page. Should have looked more closely! Great point Luca ...
by matthewgoldman
January 27th, 2021, 1:38 pm
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: 183
Views: 9858

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

S t e p h e n Moss wrote: January 27th, 2021, 10:06 am Got the wine glasses but no card yet. Bummer.
Your card should arrive in 7-10 business days form approval. Personalization and US Mail does appear to be a bit slower than Chris's UPS shipping, depending on where you live. Thanks for understanding!
by matthewgoldman
January 27th, 2021, 11:25 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Briceland Vineyards - Humboldt's Finest Since 1985
Replies: 56
Views: 2533

Re: Briceland Vineyards - Humboldt's Finest Since 1985

Email Sent #4... excited to try these out. Love Humboldt wines!
by matthewgoldman
January 27th, 2021, 10:26 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Dusty Nabor Wines - Bolt To Wines - NSO by Dusty Nabor
Replies: 37
Views: 1900

Re: Dusty Nabor Wines - Bolt To Wines - NSO by Dusty Nabor

Just ordered! A couple of Ballard Canyon Syrahs from Dusty Nabor Wines and a set of fun NSO wines to try. Love the combined shipping angle and so eager to try this out! Thanks Dusty!
by matthewgoldman
January 27th, 2021, 10:20 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: *** LAST DAY *** tercero wines - Rose Futures, Sampler 6 Packs, Free Shipping!
Replies: 204
Views: 5384

Re: LIBRARY 3 PACK ADDED! tercero wines - tercero wines - Rose Futures, Sampler Packs, Free Shipping, Bonus Magnums!

larry schaffer wrote: January 27th, 2021, 10:17 am
matthewgoldman wrote: January 27th, 2021, 10:16 am Just picked up the all reds 6-pack!
Matthew,

Thanks so much for the support - hopefully you used your Grand Reserve Card to get those extra points champagne.gif [snort.gif] [wow.gif] [cheers.gif]

Cheers!
ALWAYS! [dance-clap.gif]
by matthewgoldman
January 27th, 2021, 9:05 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

R. Gleiberm@n wrote: January 27th, 2021, 8:43 am How can you use the card TODAY, on BD, if you have just applied and been approved?
The "today" referred to the date of the original post and I have added a clarification. We are unable to provide your card number electronically at this time.
by matthewgoldman
January 26th, 2021, 7:56 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: *EXTENDED* Sabelli-Frisch BD12 insane offer - all the new 2019's!
Replies: 88
Views: 4667

Re: Sabelli-Frisch BD12 insane offer!

Picked up the Reds 4-pack. Excited to get some local delivery soon here in LA!
by matthewgoldman
January 26th, 2021, 11:02 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Big Basin Vineyards: BD12 EXCLUSIVE OFFER!
Replies: 14
Views: 1140

Re: Big Basin Vineyards: BD12 EXCLUSIVE OFFER!

Ruthie - Commenting to purchase the Coastview Vineyard package! Let me know the details.
by matthewgoldman
January 26th, 2021, 9:07 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Noting an edit to the main post. We are pleased to share a list of our partner who are participating in BerserkerDay 12. As a reminder, cardmembers will earn 8x points at our partners today (and 6x points at non-partner wineries). It is our mission to support the connects of wine enthusiasts to grea...
by matthewgoldman
January 25th, 2021, 8:41 pm
Forum: Cellar Rats (ITB)
Topic: FedEx/UPS - I have to start my own wine shipping company.
Replies: 34
Views: 4134

Re: FedEx/UPS - I have to start my own wine shipping company.

With VinoShipper you basically have to hand them off to them at the point of sale, which is a little less control than I think most wineries would like. I have no idea how it integrates with wine club softwares etc. Also, I don't think there's a seamless way to have licenses for a few states and us...
by matthewgoldman
January 24th, 2021, 9:57 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Matthew, does the Grand Reserve system "know" there's going to be massive spending for BD12 or should we call them? I was planning to call Chase Sapphire to let them know, but will be using my new GR card instead. It could be *interesting* if GCC Members had their purchases rejected becau...
by matthewgoldman
January 24th, 2021, 9:10 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Anyone else having to enter a security code every time they logon to the Grand Reserve website. I've logged on 4 times and have had 4 separate text messages with a security code. Seems kinda redundant unless they don't use cookies but they have a remember me box so they use cookies. When I activate...
by matthewgoldman
January 23rd, 2021, 8:19 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: 183
Views: 9858

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

Just curious - I signed up and was approved today. Do you get our addresses (to mail us the glasses) from the credit card company as the Berserker login link only asked email and Berserker name? Separately, I wish the bank's login system would let you generate credit card numbers for online purchas...
by matthewgoldman
January 21st, 2021, 9:23 pm
Forum: Wine 101: The Basics
Topic: Inexpensive Sparklers
Replies: 31
Views: 6632

Re: Inexpensive Sparklers

I picked up a Carboniste Sparkling Albarino for $27.50 the other week. Not your normal one, but really enjoyed it. Sadly, no longer at the local shop! Good for that bit funky millennial-friendly wine ;)

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