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by Travis Fantz
May 31st, 2019, 3:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Chelsea Wine Storage sued again for disposing of customer wine
Replies: 37
Views: 2536

Re: Chelsea Wine Storage sued again for disposing of customer wine

I used to store my wine at an off site storage. It was treated like a storage unit business. There is one time that I know of when they couldn't find a client. I am not sure how long they waited, but it could have been a year. It was auctioned like in the storage wars tv show, before the show was ar...
by Travis Fantz
May 31st, 2019, 8:36 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2018 Turley Cinsault Bechthold Vineyard (USA, California, Central Valley, Lodi)
Replies: 12
Views: 718

Re: TN: 2018 Turley Cinsault Bechthold Vineyard (USA, California, Central Valley, Lodi)

I love this wine. In Oregon it is a restaurant only wine, so usually hard to find here.
by Travis Fantz
May 18th, 2019, 9:16 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Anyone seen, gotten, or received any 2015 Benetiere yet?
Replies: 28
Views: 1290

Re: Anyone seen, gotten, or received any 2015 Benetiere yet?

Sorry
I just reread his email, summer arrival which starts June 20th.
by Travis Fantz
May 14th, 2019, 9:10 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?
Replies: 308
Views: 17731

Re: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?

Megan
I’ll email you guys tomorrow.
I’ve stayed away from clubs, but if I can pick from a menu of wines I will be nothing but happy. I was suppose to meet up with Marcus to get a six pack I have pending anyways.
by Travis Fantz
May 14th, 2019, 11:06 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?
Replies: 308
Views: 17731

Re: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?

Marcus,
I cannot see what it means to be a wine club member. If I get that email am I a member? The Whistling Ridge has always been my favorite vineyard you used.
by Travis Fantz
May 2nd, 2019, 7:08 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2013 Sky Vineyards Zinfandel
Replies: 7
Views: 289

Re: TN: 2013 Sky Vineyards Zinfandel

Tom
Thanks for the note. I have always loved Sky Vineyards and will search out a Bedrock to try.
by Travis Fantz
April 24th, 2019, 9:20 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO Upgrades for AA American Airlines International
Replies: 4
Views: 479

Re: ISO Upgrades for AA American Airlines International

I appreciate the feed back on both of these threads. I didn’t know it was so hard. As a teacher, I do t really accumulate miles so I was looking for a trade of some sort.

I also appreciate the insight on what is available. The date actually August 4th.
by Travis Fantz
April 22nd, 2019, 4:47 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO Upgrades for Delta International Flight
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: ISO Upgrades for Delta International Flight

Is there a particular type I should be looking for or am I out of luck?
by Travis Fantz
April 22nd, 2019, 2:43 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO Upgrades for Delta International Flight
Replies: 5
Views: 402

ISO Upgrades for Delta International Flight

I am traveling this summer with my family. I am looking for four upgrades for my Delta Airlines flight. Portland to Rome in July 2019. I am not exactly sure the type of upgrades I need, but I would like to change from our seats to Business Class. I can trade Whiskey or wine.
by Travis Fantz
April 22nd, 2019, 2:42 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO Upgrades for AA American Airlines International
Replies: 4
Views: 479

ISO Upgrades for AA American Airlines International

I am traveling this summer with my family. I am looking for four upgrades for my American Airlines flight. Rome to Portland in August 2019. I am not exactly sure of the type of upgrades I need, but I would like to change from our seats to Business Class. I can trade Whiskey or wine.
by Travis Fantz
March 28th, 2019, 11:12 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?
Replies: 308
Views: 17731

Re: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?

Marcus are you saying you are almost sold out of your unreleased Riesling ?

I’m in for a case of 500ml bottles :)
by Travis Fantz
March 27th, 2019, 6:27 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?
Replies: 308
Views: 17731

Re: What Goodfellow/Matello are you drinking?

Scott
Did he say that he is going to bottle it separately ?
by Travis Fantz
March 23rd, 2019, 4:18 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else
Replies: 888
Views: 42908

Re: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else

The offer for Gonon might have went out to previous buyers. I passed this time around because of the price. I just didn’t want to buy a bottle.
by Travis Fantz
February 28th, 2019, 8:57 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 10 Forum (January 27, 2019) #BD10 "the Black Friday of wine commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Grassl Wine Glasses, and a few Zaltos if you need them
Replies: 232
Views: 11152

Re: Grassl Wine Glasses, and a few Zaltos if you need them

Mine showed up a day early.
Perfect.
Did a wine rinse and started using them.
by Travis Fantz
February 26th, 2019, 4:39 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else
Replies: 888
Views: 42908

Re: Envoyer Thread #2: Everything else

Michael
When he got the cellar, there was no 1991 Bosconia but it was Tondonia instead.
by Travis Fantz
February 24th, 2019, 3:21 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Portland OR - any burg lovers want to drink with the newbies?
Replies: 15
Views: 1060

Re: Portland OR - any burg lovers want to drink with the newbies?

If someone plans something for a Friday or Saturday (during school year), let me know. I can probably make most themes work, except if it is white Burgundy.
by Travis Fantz
February 20th, 2019, 6:08 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 10 Forum (January 27, 2019) #BD10 "the Black Friday of wine commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Grassl Wine Glasses, and a few Zaltos if you need them
Replies: 232
Views: 11152

Re: Grassl Wine Glasses, and a few Zaltos if you need them

The downfall of this purchase, I let it slip that I purchased more glasses. My wife told me I can't use them until I get rid of some other glasses. What kind of crap is that? :)
by Travis Fantz
February 12th, 2019, 1:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Example of highly allocated, yet inexpensive wines?
Replies: 77
Views: 6296

Re: Example of highly allocated, yet inexpensive wines?

Michael The issue with the Lopez Rose is that they stopped making it for a moment. It’s popularity skyrocketed when The NY Times wrote an article about the winery and rose. At that time I think they were a few vintages of already not making it. They then started back up. It was always held back befo...
by Travis Fantz
February 5th, 2019, 8:32 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: FedEx question
Replies: 25
Views: 832

Re: FedEx question

I have fedex deliver to a Kinkos. It is wonderful. It is usually later in the day because they are picking up at the location. But I know it is in a safe environment and I can go late at night or the next day.
by Travis Fantz
January 31st, 2019, 9:38 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2016 Martine Rouchier St. Joseph Chave & Luc bottlings
Replies: 20
Views: 766

Re: 2016 Martine Rouchier St. Joseph Chave & Luc bottlings

Nice to see your notes. I was just eyeing some 2015s online. Now I might have to go get them.
by Travis Fantz
January 31st, 2019, 1:18 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Envoyer is crushing it with Champagne these days
Replies: 1500
Views: 74965

Re: Envoyer is crushing it with Champagne these days

The offer today definitely made me ask myself if I have enough rose champagne.
by Travis Fantz
January 27th, 2019, 8:07 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 10 Forum (January 27, 2019) #BD10 "the Black Friday of wine commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Goodfellow Family Cellars BD 10 offerings
Replies: 55
Views: 2568

Re: Goodfellow Family Cellars BD 10 offerings

I’ll take a case of the Berserker Cuvee and a six pack of the sean Smith.
by Travis Fantz
January 26th, 2019, 12:17 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 10 Forum (January 27, 2019) #BD10 "the Black Friday of wine commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Goodfellow Family Cellars BD 10 offerings
Replies: 55
Views: 2568

Re: Goodfellow Family Cellars BD 10 offerings

I feel like I need a count down clock. Very excited about your offer.
by Travis Fantz
January 26th, 2019, 10:58 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 10 Forum (January 27, 2019) #BD10 "the Black Friday of wine commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Grassl Wine Glasses, and a few Zaltos if you need them
Replies: 232
Views: 11152

Re: Grassl Wine Glasses, and a few Zaltos if you need them

Chris
I keep on switching between the 1855 and cru. Which is better for northern Rhône Syrah. I need the best for that piedmont and Pinot noir.
by Travis Fantz
January 24th, 2019, 9:27 pm
Forum: BD10 Sponsor Features
Topic: BD SPONSOR FEATURE Goodfellow Family Cellars
Replies: 29
Views: 1421

Re: BD SPONSOR FEATURE Goodfellow Family Cellars

Marcus
You know that you are one of my favorites. I am looking forward to your BD release. I had a vision you offered 1 liter bottles of a berserker cuvée.
by Travis Fantz
January 23rd, 2019, 7:18 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Oregon pinot vintage update?
Replies: 69
Views: 3753

Re: Oregon pinot vintage update?

Richard
I forgot about the Prince. He has been around for a long time. He was always enjoyable to read.
by Travis Fantz
January 21st, 2019, 2:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Oregon pinot vintage update?
Replies: 69
Views: 3753

Re: Oregon pinot vintage update?

Richard
I am only referring to the basic blends that are released first, towards the tail end when the best 2007 are arriving. It was a long time ago, but the 2008s made me happy like 2002 did.
by Travis Fantz
January 21st, 2019, 10:47 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Oregon pinot vintage update?
Replies: 69
Views: 3753

Re: Oregon pinot vintage update?

Jason, In short, in addition to what Todd said, the 2007 vintage was not liked by the critics. When the first 2007s hit the shelves they were really not that good. I am a huge fan of the 2007 vintage. Locally, it took a little while for the public to warm up to even trying the wines. Once there were...
by Travis Fantz
January 21st, 2019, 7:47 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Grassl Glass reviews/evals [merged]
Replies: 187
Views: 10943

Re: Grassl Glass reviews/evals [merged]

Will you offer the decanter you showed on FB?
by Travis Fantz
January 17th, 2019, 9:01 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: ‘98 Alain Voge: different labels same importer
Replies: 4
Views: 211

Re: ‘98 Alain Voge: different labels same importer

I bought them both from a retailer who buys cellars. I wasn't sure if there was one bottled with longer aging or something. I am going to drink the one with the black label this Friday.
by Travis Fantz
January 17th, 2019, 6:33 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: ‘98 Alain Voge: different labels same importer
Replies: 4
Views: 211

Re: ‘98 Alain Voge: different labels same importer

Wine Adventures out of California.
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by Travis Fantz
January 16th, 2019, 8:36 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: ‘98 Alain Voge: different labels same importer
Replies: 4
Views: 211

‘98 Alain Voge: different labels same importer

I have two bottles of 1998 Alain Voge Les Vieilles Fontaines. They are from the same importer. Everything is the same by the vineyard name that is diagonal across the label is red on one and black on the other.

Were there two different types of releases for this wine?
Thanks in advance.
by Travis Fantz
January 12th, 2019, 8:40 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: My new glass...I need feedback
Replies: 82
Views: 4388

Re: My new glass...I need feedback

If I didn’t get a gass does that mean I’m second tier ?
by Travis Fantz
January 7th, 2019, 11:41 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Coche vs Coche vs Coche
Replies: 12
Views: 889

Re: Coche vs Coche vs Coche

I think I have a 2010 Pommard...
Not sure which vineyard. How would place that wine within these?
by Travis Fantz
January 4th, 2019, 8:07 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: My new glass...I need feedback
Replies: 82
Views: 4388

Re: My new glass...I need feedback

Email sent.
Congrats on the project!
by Travis Fantz
January 4th, 2019, 11:40 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: ISO Seattle Mariners Tickets
Replies: 0
Views: 136

ISO Seattle Mariners Tickets

I am looking for tickets to the following games at T-Mobile Park (old-Safeco). I realize in a month or two that there will be many options at Stubhub, but I wanted to check here first. Santa promised tickets to my kids, but he doesn't take wine in trade. Mariners vs. Cubs May 1st (day game) 3-4 tick...
by Travis Fantz
January 3rd, 2019, 4:06 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2009 Clos Salomon Givry 1er Cru Clos Salomon
Replies: 19
Views: 523

Re: TN: 2009 Clos Salomon Givry 1er Cru Clos Salomon

This producer is great and under the radar. They used to be directly imported into PORTLAND directly and we could sell for a very fair price. They seem hard to find nowadays.
by Travis Fantz
January 2nd, 2019, 9:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: New year wine resolutions
Replies: 47
Views: 1806

Re: New year wine resolutions

I just realized that I had a wine resolution.


I need to drink more white wine.

I buy enough, 15%, but
I don’t drink at that rate. I live white wines but I don’t drink enough. Usually a starter, just for me, before a red.
by Travis Fantz
December 28th, 2018, 8:25 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: A Week in Northern Rhone 12/18 - From CT
Replies: 23
Views: 1401

Re: A Week in Northern Rhone 12/18 - From CT

Maire you are lucky. I have to work to get my wife to visit a winery during a trip.
by Travis Fantz
December 25th, 2018, 4:00 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: A Week in Northern Rhone 12/18 - From CT
Replies: 23
Views: 1401

Re: A Week in Northern Rhone 12/18 - From CT

It was a nice read. I think I buy from half the producers he some about during his travels. It makes me want to plan a trip.
by Travis Fantz
December 19th, 2018, 8:00 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: PSA: Scott Paul Audrey back vintage blowout
Replies: 10
Views: 910

Re: PSA: Scott Paul Audrey back vintage blowout

The price Vinopolis has for the 2013 Audrey is insane. Everyone should get in on it.
by Travis Fantz
December 7th, 2018, 6:24 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: I've Never Had A Chianti That Excited Me
Replies: 75
Views: 3331

Re: I've Never Had A Chianti That Excited Me

Le Trame Chianti Classico.
I have found this to be outstanding.

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