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by Steve L Gellman
November 18th, 2019, 4:39 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Martinelli & Turley Zins
Replies: 31
Views: 2497

Re: Martinelli & Turley Zins

Always looking to buy Jackass Hill. Send me a PM if anyone has any for sale
by Steve L Gellman
November 16th, 2019, 3:41 pm
Forum: BYO Forum - Wine at Restaurants
Topic: New York City, aka Manhattan and the boroughs BYO
Replies: 635
Views: 67260

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

Any suggestions for casual lunch for one on the UES. Wine doesn’t really matter. Any good Mexican?
by Steve L Gellman
November 15th, 2019, 12:04 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What 2008 Champagne Are You Buying?
Replies: 101
Views: 4384

Re: What 2008 Champagne Are You Buying?

Got my first offer for Roderer Brut 2012 and 2013 Rose
by Steve L Gellman
November 12th, 2019, 7:46 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What 2008 Champagne Are You Buying?
Replies: 101
Views: 4384

Re: What 2008 Champagne Are You Buying?

Anyone buying any Rose?
by Steve L Gellman
November 11th, 2019, 12:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What 2008 Champagne Are You Buying?
Replies: 101
Views: 4384

Re: What 2008 Champagne Are You Buying?

Anyone try the Pol Roger Winston
by Steve L Gellman
November 11th, 2019, 9:12 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What 2008 Champagne Are You Buying?
Replies: 101
Views: 4384

Re: What 2008 Champagne Are You Buying?

Wow! Can’t keep up with you ballers! I’ve bought Dom, Cristal and Phillipponnat CDG but only a few bottles of each. Wish I could afford to buy a case!
by Steve L Gellman
November 10th, 2019, 4:52 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What 2008 Champagne Are You Buying?
Replies: 101
Views: 4384

What 2008 Champagne Are You Buying?

With all the hype about the 2008 vintage I was wondering what producers people were buying. I’ve decided I want to add more champagne to my cellar
by Steve L Gellman
November 1st, 2019, 4:45 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Rao's NYC - need some help/luck
Replies: 16
Views: 1006

Re: Rao's NYC - need some help/luck

Small bar, usually locals. My father used to go often when he lived in the city even if he wasn’t eating there that night

I should add it’s not in the greatest area
by Steve L Gellman
November 1st, 2019, 3:29 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Rao's NYC - need some help/luck
Replies: 16
Views: 1006

Re: Rao's NYC - need some help/luck

Go to the bar! Even if you don’t get seated it will be a nice memory for the 2 of you
by Steve L Gellman
November 1st, 2019, 1:54 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Rao's NYC - need some help/luck
Replies: 16
Views: 1006

Re: Rao's NYC - need some help/luck

Wish I could help but they book years in advance.
by Steve L Gellman
November 1st, 2019, 4:20 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Rao's NYC - need some help/luck
Replies: 16
Views: 1006

Re: Rao's NYC - need some help/luck

I've been lucky enough to be able to eat there since the 80's. There products are great! Best ingredients only
by Steve L Gellman
October 31st, 2019, 2:01 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Rao's NYC - need some help/luck
Replies: 16
Views: 1006

Re: Rao's NYC - need some help/luck

Booked years in advance even for regulars. Your only chance (and it’s low) is to go to the bar and MAYBE if a table is available they will take pity on you
by Steve L Gellman
October 30th, 2019, 11:36 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Tom Colicchio Getting Back Into The Kitchen
Replies: 0
Views: 371

Tom Colicchio Getting Back Into The Kitchen

Tom Colicchio is getting in the kitchen and he's bringing his most beloved dinner series with him: Tom Tuesday Dinner. Join him on Monday, 11/4 (yes, Monday) in Craft's newly renovated Private Dining Room for a one night only reboot of this highly sought after culinary experience. Expect an evening ...
by Steve L Gellman
October 30th, 2019, 6:18 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Peter Luger NYT review.
Replies: 63
Views: 2306

Re: Peter Luger NYT review.

Had dinner at Keens Saturday night. Still love it there
by Steve L Gellman
October 25th, 2019, 12:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Offsite storage NYC - Specific Questions
Replies: 16
Views: 909

Re: Offsite storage NYC - Specific Questions

Richardp wrote:
October 25th, 2019, 12:12 pm
Where exactly is Horse Ridge Cellars? Their website does not say.
Outside of Hartford
by Steve L Gellman
October 25th, 2019, 9:51 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Offsite storage NYC - Specific Questions
Replies: 16
Views: 909

Re: Offsite storage NYC - Specific Questions

Not sure. Contact Jed
by Steve L Gellman
October 25th, 2019, 7:27 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Offsite storage NYC - Specific Questions
Replies: 16
Views: 909

Re: Offsite storage NYC - Specific Questions

Happy customer since it opened

http://www.horseridgecellars.com/
by Steve L Gellman
September 24th, 2019, 7:26 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Sane, old-school Napa Valley Cab producers
Replies: 76
Views: 4181

Re: Sane, old-school Napa Valley Cab producers

Lail. Not much talk on the board about this producer
by Steve L Gellman
September 17th, 2019, 6:52 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2016 MacDonald release
Replies: 220
Views: 18279

Re: 2016 MacDonald release

spkaiser wrote:
September 17th, 2019, 6:48 am
Over/under on how many times one hits refresh on their site?
Guaranteed allocations, no rush
by Steve L Gellman
September 16th, 2019, 2:53 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: "Robert Parker" Wine Advocate
Replies: 62
Views: 3848

Re: "Robert Parker" Wine Advocate

For those of us old enough to remember it was always “The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson” no matter who the guest host was
by Steve L Gellman
September 15th, 2019, 2:26 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: If you have offsite storage, how many bottles do you keep at home
Replies: 60
Views: 2770

Re: If you have offsite storage, how many bottles do you keep at home

It fluctuates, anywhere between 50 to 100
by Steve L Gellman
September 11th, 2019, 5:32 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Best California Chardonnay That You've Had In The Last 5 Years?
Replies: 154
Views: 8952

Re: The Best California Chardonnay That You've Had In The Last 5 Years?

Steve L Gellman wrote:
September 11th, 2019, 2:07 pm
Aubert Eastside or Ferren
Forgot to add Marcassin!
by Steve L Gellman
September 11th, 2019, 12:57 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2016 MacDonald release
Replies: 220
Views: 18279

Re: 2016 MacDonald release

There is a difference in selling a bottle or 2 to finance buying the wine versus flipping the whole allocation Honestly not much of a difference. Sell one at aftermarket and you drink two for next to free. Doesn't everyone deserve to drink top tier Napa cab for free? Don't we all? Of course not. Th...
by Steve L Gellman
September 11th, 2019, 5:12 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2016 MacDonald release
Replies: 220
Views: 18279

Re: 2016 MacDonald release

There is a difference in selling a bottle or 2 to finance buying the wine versus flipping the whole allocation
by Steve L Gellman
September 3rd, 2019, 3:14 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ferren release tomorrow
Replies: 8
Views: 725

Re: Ferren release tomorrow

looking forward to the release. One of my favorites!
by Steve L Gellman
August 28th, 2019, 8:59 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Kosta Browne Single Vineyard Sept 4
Replies: 16
Views: 1548

Re: Kosta Browne Single Vineyard Sept 4

Stopped buying the single vineyards a few years ago. Bought Aubert and Cirq instead. Still a buyer of their appellation wines
by Steve L Gellman
August 28th, 2019, 9:29 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Ultramarine Save the Day
Replies: 61
Views: 4502

Re: Ultramarine Save the Day

Looking for a couple bottles if anyone isn’t taking their whole allocation
by Steve L Gellman
August 23rd, 2019, 4:26 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: The New York City offline curmudgeon thread
Replies: 15
Views: 1713

Re: The New York City offline curmudgeon thread

Used to put together some but no longer working in the city
by Steve L Gellman
August 10th, 2019, 5:58 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TNs: 2017 Myriad Cabs, Napa Valley and Round Pond
Replies: 15
Views: 1540

Re: TNs: 2017 Myriad Cabs, Napa Valley and Round Pond

Opening a 2012 Dr Crane tonight
by Steve L Gellman
August 2nd, 2019, 4:07 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: SQN offer out
Replies: 48
Views: 4703

Re: SQN offer out

adam landa wrote:
August 2nd, 2019, 3:28 pm
On the list for 10+ years...no email yesterday and not in spam...logged in and allocation was there.
Same here
by Steve L Gellman
July 31st, 2019, 9:16 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Owners of eleven Madison Park To Split
Replies: 33
Views: 2887

Re: Owners of eleven Madison Park To Split

When Daniel first came to NY he barely spoke English. (The reason they named their company make it nice is that’s about all he knew to say in English when he arrived). Also he didn’t know American culture well. He was ambitious. To achieve his goals he needed someone who could help him speak and he...
by Steve L Gellman
July 20th, 2019, 5:34 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Margaritas for a Crowd
Replies: 33
Views: 2796

Re: Margaritas for a Crowd

From my local Mexican restaurant. Great margaritas! “Original” Margarita From Tequila Mockingbird Creator, owner and chef Paul Mauk says the key to his signature Margarita is to keep it simple. 3 parts Herradura Blanco 2 parts Stirrings (an all-natural no dye Triple Sec) 2 parts fresh-squeezed lime ...
by Steve L Gellman
July 2nd, 2019, 8:07 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Quick Flannery question
Replies: 9
Views: 1987

Re: Quick Flannery question

I believe they are shipped fresh not frozen
by Steve L Gellman
June 16th, 2019, 4:08 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Hammell Wine Alliance - new release
Replies: 2
Views: 453

Re: Hammell Wine Alliance - new release

Any tasting notes?
by Steve L Gellman
May 30th, 2019, 8:25 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS: 2003 & 2006 Harlan
Replies: 1
Views: 488

FS: 2003 & 2006 Harlan

(2) 2003 & (2) 2006 Harlan. Selling all 4 for $2,000. Lowest WS is around $600 each. Bought on release and have been professionally stored since.
by Steve L Gellman
May 29th, 2019, 1:53 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Thoughts on Kosta Browne "Estate Offering"
Replies: 21
Views: 2886

Re: Thoughts on Kosta Browne "Estate Offering"

Wondering the same thing. Any notes?
by Steve L Gellman
April 16th, 2019, 5:16 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2016 Loring Wine Company Pinot Noir Clos Pepe Vineyard
Replies: 3
Views: 322

Re: TN: 2016 Loring Wine Company Pinot Noir Clos Pepe Vineyard

Couldn't agree more. Drinking a glass as I read your review!
by Steve L Gellman
April 13th, 2019, 9:51 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Tell me about Westchester-Wine related
Replies: 16
Views: 877

Re: Tell me about Westchester-Wine related

I've been using Horse Ridge for years and have been very happy.

Board member Chris Kravitz builds cellars.
https://www.custom-wine-cellars.com
by Steve L Gellman
March 27th, 2019, 2:50 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Scarecrow OWC Issues?
Replies: 109
Views: 9148

Re: Scarecrow OWC Issues?

Drank a 2012 over the weekend and it was drinking great!
by Steve L Gellman
March 19th, 2019, 3:04 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Good Old Days At Eleven Madison Park
Replies: 30
Views: 2353

Good Old Days At Eleven Madison Park

Found this old email. This was during the recession when they were just trying to stay afloat. Probably went to about 10 of these dinners. Different theme for each dinner. All in around $100 and no corkage! Dear Friend and Collector, We invite you to pull a few gems from the cellar and join with fri...
by Steve L Gellman
March 16th, 2019, 10:46 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2005 Martinelli "Jackass Vineyard" zinfandel
Replies: 26
Views: 961

Re: 2005 Martinelli "Jackass Vineyard" zinfandel

John Morris wrote:
March 16th, 2019, 10:24 am
Steve L Gellman wrote:
March 16th, 2019, 9:02 am
Best Zin I ever had was a 96 Jackass Hill
Consumed when?
In the early 2000's
by Steve L Gellman
March 16th, 2019, 9:02 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2005 Martinelli "Jackass Vineyard" zinfandel
Replies: 26
Views: 961

Re: 2005 Martinelli "Jackass Vineyard" zinfandel

Best Zin I ever had was a 96 Jackass Hill
by Steve L Gellman
March 10th, 2019, 4:38 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Finishing off a Passive Wine Cellar
Replies: 102
Views: 7441

Re: Finishing off a Passive Wine Cellar

Please post some pictures
by Steve L Gellman
March 10th, 2019, 2:50 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How much would you pay for ultimate wine ?
Replies: 29
Views: 1856

Re: How much would you pay for ultimate wine ?

What's Ghost Horse selling for these days. Only $5,000
https://www.ghosthorseworld.com/Wines

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