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by k s h i n
February 23rd, 2021, 5:54 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: CDP, Conterno, La Las and now 2018 Burgundy
Replies: 11
Views: 2401

Re: CDP, Conterno, La Las and now 2018 Burgundy

CDP section was updated.
by k s h i n
February 20th, 2021, 5:55 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: CDP, Conterno, La Las and now 2018 Burgundy
Replies: 11
Views: 2401

Re: CDP, Conterno, La Las and now 2018 Burgundy

A few 18 Burgundies were added.
by k s h i n
February 19th, 2021, 6:07 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2015 Hubert Lamy Saint-Aubin 1er Cru En Remilly
Replies: 30
Views: 2412

Re: TN: 2015 Hubert Lamy Saint-Aubin 1er Cru En Remilly

asnitow wrote: February 15th, 2021, 7:19 pm Crush offered mags of the 2014 today for $270/pop. The 750s were $55 on release.
Less than a bottle of Coche BB.
by k s h i n
February 6th, 2021, 8:04 am
Forum: Commerce Corner Feedback
Topic: Kevin/Winovisor -- Great experience/Great Champagne
Replies: 1
Views: 125

Re: Kevin/Winovisor -- Great experience/Great Champagne

A. Mishaan wrote: January 14th, 2021, 2:54 pm I had a lovely and smooth experience dealing with Kevin at Winovisor. Super responsive, and extraordinarily fast. Not to mention excellent stuff. Great job. Thanks.

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Thank you! I hope you enjoy them!
by k s h i n
January 24th, 2021, 4:22 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2006 Luciano Sandrone Barolo Cannubi Boschis (Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo)
Replies: 17
Views: 763

Re: TN: 2006 Luciano Sandrone Barolo Cannubi Boschis (Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo)

F.Daner wrote: January 24th, 2021, 3:54 pm Hi Kevin- same here, this was not lean at all. Somewhat full bodied with plenty of fruit still showing. Really want to try this in 5 years or so.
Fred,
Sandrone makes great wine and gets very favorable rating but not en vogue, IMHO.
by k s h i n
January 24th, 2021, 2:06 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2006 Luciano Sandrone Barolo Cannubi Boschis (Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo)
Replies: 17
Views: 763

Re: TN: 2006 Luciano Sandrone Barolo Cannubi Boschis (Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo)

Couldn't believe to find this on the list of a Peruvian restaurant here in Tampa. It was the only Barolo they had. Wine was cellared and in perfect condition. It was super shy on the nose. It took a lot of coaxing to get anything initially on the nose. I think lousy stems might have contributed a b...
by k s h i n
January 24th, 2021, 7:21 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2015 Hubert Lamy Saint-Aubin 1er Cru En Remilly
Replies: 30
Views: 2412

TN: 2015 Hubert Lamy Saint-Aubin 1er Cru En Remilly

2015 Hubert Lamy Saint-Aubin 1er Cru En Remilly - France, Burgundy, Côte de Beaune, Saint-Aubin 1er Cru (1/24/2021) Very focused expressive nose displaying ripe yet pure white and yellow fruit, peat, apple, lemon curd, a hint of pineapple, honeysuckle, saline and crushed rock. Excellent concentrati...
by k s h i n
January 22nd, 2021, 11:27 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: A memorable gathering
Replies: 17
Views: 2087

Re: TN: A memorable gathering

Awesome my friend! RJ is as generous as anyone I have ever met. Was the Wooki there? I am told my buddy Ken (you met him at my birthday party) was in contact with you. The Wooki now officially joined AFWE, no more SQN king. What about the Leroy Chambertin ???? I dissuaded RJ from opening by mention...
by k s h i n
January 21st, 2021, 3:11 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Champagne offer
Replies: 26
Views: 5833

Re: Champagne offer

I really appreciate all the positive responses. I enjoy talking to you guys about wine.
Barry - The list is current.
by k s h i n
January 18th, 2021, 1:47 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: A memorable gathering
Replies: 17
Views: 2087

Re: TN: A memorable gathering

Kelly Walker wrote: January 18th, 2021, 8:08 am Awesome my friend! RJ is as generous as anyone I have ever met. Was the Wooki there? I am told my buddy Ken (you met him at my birthday party) was in contact with you.
The Wooki now officially joined AFWE, no more SQN king.
by k s h i n
January 17th, 2021, 10:36 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: A memorable gathering
Replies: 17
Views: 2087

TN: A memorable gathering

A MEMORABLE GATHERING - BRX American Bistro - Great Falls, VA (1/15/2021) The most rewarding aspect of loving wine is the people. I have made so many friends from diverse backgrounds, just sharing a common passion for wine. A lot of the friendships have last decades. We planned a small gathering to...
by k s h i n
January 8th, 2021, 5:57 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2018 Burgundy sampling gathering
Replies: 0
Views: 328

TN: 2018 Burgundy sampling gathering

2018 BURGUNDY SAMPLING GATHERING - Undisclosed location in McLean, VA (1/7/2021) Four of us got together to try two reds and a white from the 18 vintage. We carried out from an Afghan restaurant. https://bn02pap001files.storage.live.com/y4mssc2KoDtEB-Jzcx2mrVgcFweb9PSsH7Gox7eIZEHKxTXo0tQOPtJvf-ar4r...
by k s h i n
December 19th, 2020, 6:14 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Champagne offer
Replies: 26
Views: 5833

Re: Champagne offer

A few updates. Meant to edit the original post.
by k s h i n
December 9th, 2020, 3:51 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Champagne offer
Replies: 26
Views: 5833

Re: Champagne offer

1988 Krug Collection was added.
by k s h i n
December 7th, 2020, 6:24 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: CDP, Conterno, La Las and now 2018 Burgundy
Replies: 11
Views: 2401

Re: Chateauneuf-du-Pape Offer now also Guigal La Las

Guigal La Landonne, La Mouline and La Turque were added.
by k s h i n
December 2nd, 2020, 8:20 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: CDP, Conterno, La Las and now 2018 Burgundy
Replies: 11
Views: 2401

Re: Chateauneuf-du-Pape Offer

Thank you Rob and Eric! Removed all sold out items.
by k s h i n
November 22nd, 2020, 12:12 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: BM's famous brisket gathering
Replies: 24
Views: 2264

Re: TN: BM's famous brisket gathering

This is a great post with superb notes and beautiful pictures - makes my mouth water. My chance to eat brisket this year is coming up this week and I was wondering which of the wines paired best with the meat? I'm particularly interested in how the Burgundies went with the smoke? Perhaps a 94, 95 o...
by k s h i n
November 22nd, 2020, 4:18 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: CDP, Conterno, La Las and now 2018 Burgundy
Replies: 11
Views: 2401

CDP, Conterno, La Las and now 2018 Burgundy

This is a commercial offer from Winovisor. Please email info@winovisor.com. Please order minimum six bottles, can be combined with the Champagne order. I like the 18 Duband wines. Most of you will recognize the significance of the vineyards. 2018 Domaine David Duband Morey-Saint-Denis 1er cru "...
by k s h i n
November 21st, 2020, 2:20 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Champagne offer
Replies: 26
Views: 5833

Re: Champagne offer

The 06 DP is now sold out, only started with 14 bottles. The 08 Cristal Rose is also sold out but will be restocked in December.
by k s h i n
November 20th, 2020, 3:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Georges Mugneret Nuits-Chaignots '93 : a lesson to be learned from it...
Replies: 15
Views: 1470

Re: Georges Mugneret Nuits-Chaignots '93 : a lesson to be learned from it...

Thanks for the excellent detail report. For my palate, NSG in general are earthy and hard except the vineyards adjacent to Vosne. Although my sampling of the older MG wines are limited, they were not terribly impressive. I am pretty impressed with the younger wines however. I love the 93 vintage. I...
by k s h i n
November 13th, 2020, 5:13 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Champagne offer
Replies: 26
Views: 5833

Re: Champagne offer

No further discounts and excludes shipping.
by k s h i n
November 13th, 2020, 3:54 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Champagne offer
Replies: 26
Views: 5833

Champagne offer

This is a commercial offer from Winovisor. Please email info@winovisor.com 2012 Cristal Louis Roederer $200 2008 Cristal Louis Roederer $240 1988 Krug Collection $850 NV Selosse Initial $225 2008 Dom Perignon Champagne (750ml) $170 2008 Dom Perignon Champagne (1500ml) $475 2006 Philipponnat Champagn...
by k s h i n
November 11th, 2020, 5:40 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: Saturday lunch gathering
Replies: 5
Views: 578

TN: Saturday lunch gathering

SATURDAY LUNCH GATHERING - Bethesda, Maryland (11/7/2020) Five us got together to drink a few nice bottles. David generously hosted the event at his backyard. The weather was absolutely magnificent and the wines showed very nicely. https://bn02pap001files.storage.live.com/y4mnUJCdf2RMDnjRMcoBuz49Od...
by k s h i n
November 3rd, 2020, 3:27 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Taittinger Comtes 08 $125 - $135
Replies: 82
Views: 8178

Re: Taittinger Comtes 08 $125 - $135

The US wholesale is above $150, $161.99 in DC and it seems all sold out at that price. It is around $150 or higher in Europe. This offer is like the PC move. We might be losing money on each sale, but we make up for it on volume! I believe Taittinger allocated the 08 recently. That was a gutsy spec...
by k s h i n
November 1st, 2020, 3:09 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Taittinger Comtes 08 $125 - $135
Replies: 82
Views: 8178

Re: Taittinger Comtes 08 $125 - $135

The US wholesale is above $150, $161.99 in DC and it seems all sold out at that price. It is around $150 or higher in Europe. This offer is like the PC move.
by k s h i n
October 25th, 2020, 5:54 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2015 Jean-Claude Ramonet Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Ruchottes
Replies: 5
Views: 389

Re: TN: 2015 Jean-Claude Ramonet Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Ruchottes

Thanks for the notes. Ramonet seems to be at the top of his game.
by k s h i n
October 22nd, 2020, 11:25 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: BM's famous brisket gathering
Replies: 24
Views: 2264

Re: TN: BM's famous brisket gathering

What a wonderful dinner and wines! The ‘89 Cuvée Constance is a favorite of mine too but the last bottle I opened was corked! Glad yours was wonderful My last 1989 Cuvée Constance was corked as well. TCA taint is alarmingly prevalent in the 1989 Huets. I have been lucky but it appears to have high ...
by k s h i n
October 21st, 2020, 5:49 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: BM's famous brisket gathering
Replies: 24
Views: 2264

Re: TN: BM's famous brisket gathering

Sounds like an incredible night with amazing wine from multiple regions- thank you for posting. You have made me super excited to open some of my similar wines, just wish I had a group like yours to share wines with in AZ. How did you make the brisket it also looks amazing. 24 hours smoked with BM'...
by k s h i n
October 20th, 2020, 8:31 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: BM's famous brisket gathering
Replies: 24
Views: 2264

TN: BM's famous brisket gathering

BM'S FAMOUS BRISKET GATHERING - Bethesda, Maryland (10/10/2020) BM generous offer to smoke a whole wagyu brisket. Five us got together to drink a bunch of nice wines. The brisket was a master piece, so flavorful, smoky and tender! https://bn02pap001files.storage.live.com/y4mSfzLkjjcw4T1YA87bYol1d43...
by k s h i n
October 19th, 2020, 6:54 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: At What Price Point Will You Boycott The 2008 Taittinger Comtes?
Replies: 340
Views: 24849

Re: At What Price Point Will You Boycott The 2008 Taittinger Comtes?

No reason to rush in, e.g. 2008 DP and Cristal prices since release.
by k s h i n
October 18th, 2020, 12:18 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: Jailbreak Wine Dinner - Krug 168, Ultramarine, MacDonald and etc.
Replies: 15
Views: 1989

Re: TN: Jailbreak Wine Dinner - Krug 168, Ultramarine, MacDonald and etc.

Sounds like a fantastic tasting, and great notes - thanks ! Were the MacDonalds decanted ahead of time, and if so, for how long ? They were decanted two to three hours. I was corrected. It was decanted at noon for an hour the poured back after taking 2-3 ounces for sediments. By the time we drank, ...
by k s h i n
October 17th, 2020, 4:24 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: Jailbreak Wine Dinner - Krug 168, Ultramarine, MacDonald and etc.
Replies: 15
Views: 1989

Re: TN: Jailbreak Wine Dinner - Krug 168, Ultramarine, MacDonald and etc.

Craig Williams wrote: October 16th, 2020, 6:46 pm Kevin:

Great detailed commentary. No American oak, only French oak for Insignia.

Best,

Craig
Craig,
I didn't realize you made the wine. For my palate, Insignia is always rounder and sweeter than typical Napa cults.
by k s h i n
October 14th, 2020, 3:36 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2014 Mugneret-Gibourg Vosne-Romanée
Replies: 5
Views: 570

Re: TN: 2014 Mugneret-Gibourg Vosne-Romanée

I really love the 14 MG. The VR village is absolutely delicious. 2014 Domaine Georges Mugneret-Gibourg Vosne-Romanée - France, Burgundy, Côte de Nuits, Vosne-Romanée (3/18/2018) 2014 red Burgundy tasting w/ incredible whites served blind (Eddie V's - Tysons Corner, VA) : Having had a small sample vi...
by k s h i n
October 14th, 2020, 6:14 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: Jailbreak Wine Dinner - Krug 168, Ultramarine, MacDonald and etc.
Replies: 15
Views: 1989

Re: TN: Jailbreak Wine Dinner - Krug 168, Ultramarine, MacDonald and etc.

Scott Jameson wrote: October 14th, 2020, 5:45 am Sounds like a fantastic tasting, and great notes - thanks !

Were the MacDonalds decanted ahead of time, and if so, for how long ?
They were decanted two to three hours.
by k s h i n
October 13th, 2020, 5:49 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: Jailbreak Wine Dinner - Krug 168, Ultramarine, MacDonald and etc.
Replies: 15
Views: 1989

TN: Jailbreak Wine Dinner - Krug 168, Ultramarine, MacDonald and etc.

JAILBREAK WINE DINNER - KRUG 168, ULTRAMARINE, MACDONALD AND ETC. - Jailbreak Brewery, Laurel, MD (10/8/2020) Eight of us got together to drink a bunch of Napa reds. We were situated at the loading dock once again. The chef prepared a tasting menu that was perfectly executed. https://lx1wiw.bn.file...
by k s h i n
October 4th, 2020, 7:56 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wine pricing bubble? Thoughts?
Replies: 144
Views: 6933

Re: Wine pricing bubble? Thoughts?

I have been saying for the past ten years that there is a major asset inflation relating to the top 1% and it gets great for the top 0.1%. If the stock market drops 50% and stays there for awhile, then the top Burgundy prices will go down. Until then, I don’t see much downward pressure. Bordeaux ma...
by k s h i n
October 3rd, 2020, 2:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wine pricing bubble? Thoughts?
Replies: 144
Views: 6933

Re: Wine pricing bubble? Thoughts?

I have been saying for the past ten years that there is a major asset inflation relating to the top 1% and it gets great for the top 0.1%. If the stock market drops 50% and stays there for awhile, then the top Burgundy prices will go down. Until then, I don’t see much downward pressure. Bordeaux mar...
by k s h i n
October 2nd, 2020, 8:14 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: At What Price Point Will You Boycott The 2008 Taittinger Comtes?
Replies: 340
Views: 24849

Re: At What Price Point Will You Boycott The 2008 Taittinger Comtes?

Typically Comtes comes out $20-40 cheaper than DP. It eventually catch up/surpass DP, e.g. '96 and '02
by k s h i n
October 2nd, 2020, 5:50 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: At What Price Point Will You Boycott The 2008 Taittinger Comtes?
Replies: 340
Views: 24849

Re: At What Price Point Will You Boycott The 2008 Taittinger Comtes?

HenryB wrote: October 2nd, 2020, 12:52 am secondary market on this seems to have settled at about £780/6 already.
$170 plus $10 to the states. Based on the previous vintages like '04 to '07, I doubt they will sell out quickly.
by k s h i n
September 20th, 2020, 1:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: A fun gathering at L'Auberge Chez Francois
Replies: 4
Views: 673

Re: TN: A fun gathering at L'Auberge Chez Francois

Thank you for the notes on these wines, Kevin. I've had some odd experiences with '07 Raveneau, so it's nice to hear of a good bottle. My first ever "fancy" meal on my own was at Chez Francois. I was in high school and reserved a 4 top for myself and my boyfriend, my best friend and her b...
by k s h i n
September 19th, 2020, 8:05 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: A fun gathering at L'Auberge Chez Francois
Replies: 4
Views: 673

TN: A fun gathering at L'Auberge Chez Francois

A FUN GATHERING AT L'AUBERGE CHEZ FRANCOIS - L'Auberge Chez Francois, Great Falls, VA (9/9/2020) Five us got together at Chez Francois to drink a few nice bottles. https://l31wiw.bn.files.1drv.com/y4maE4U6l-48y4GTAR8Opgibex8Qqve5R-MBb-C3GyJWo7Q0kpUXOSxw_vXatBjEBp-gpzeVHj_qeVRZBlJBFYMWCruzbxEH5TR8lD...
by k s h i n
September 19th, 2020, 7:27 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: At What Price Point Will You Boycott The 2008 Taittinger Comtes?
Replies: 340
Views: 24849

Re: At What Price Point Will You Boycott The 2008 Taittinger Comtes?

I believe it will be released around November-December in Europe.
by k s h i n
September 18th, 2020, 4:48 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: A few wines on the patio
Replies: 6
Views: 937

Re: TN: A few wines on the patio

P@u1_M3nk3s wrote: September 17th, 2020, 8:13 pm How were the steaks?
Thinly sliced ribeye, dunked in teriyaki, soy and a hint of chopped garlic grilled in open fire.
by k s h i n
September 17th, 2020, 5:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: A few wines on the patio
Replies: 6
Views: 937

Re: TN: A few wines on the patio

Karl K wrote: September 17th, 2020, 10:08 am Any idea when the Port was bottled?
Not sure but it was recorked in 2020 and 1937.
by k s h i n
September 16th, 2020, 7:16 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: A few wines on the patio
Replies: 6
Views: 937

TN: A few wines on the patio

A FEW WINES ON THE PATIO - Mi Casa (9/12/2020) Four of us got together to drink a few bottles of wine. This was a friends' gathering more so than a wine event. The temperature dropped and I brought down the fire pit which I cooked steaks at 2 in the morning. https://ln1wiw.bn.files.1drv.com/y4mJo07...
by k s h i n
September 14th, 2020, 10:37 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN : A few recent wines
Replies: 3
Views: 607

TN : A few recent wines

2003 E. Guigal Côte-Rôtie Château d'Ampuis - France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, Côte-Rôtie (9/7/2020) Pop and pour, expressive nose displaying concentrated ripe black fruit, blackberry jam, also a hint of Chambord, grilled rare fatty steak, dark spices and earth. Excellent concentration, layers upon la...
by k s h i n
September 14th, 2020, 10:28 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: A lost Friday afternoon gathering – 06 CDC, 02 Cristal, 08 DP, Aubert, 99 Lambreys and etc.
Replies: 4
Views: 600

Re: TN: A lost Friday afternoon gathering – 06 CDC, 02 Cristal, 08 DP, Aubert, 99 Lambreys and etc.

Neal.Mollen wrote: September 14th, 2020, 8:06 am Great notes Kevin. What did Jon feed you?
Neal,
Not the best meal I had at Clarity. Raw squid and kangaroo.
by k s h i n
September 12th, 2020, 9:24 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: At What Price Point Will You Boycott The 2008 Taittinger Comtes?
Replies: 340
Views: 24849

Re: At What Price Point Will You Boycott The 2008 Taittinger Comtes?

FWIW, DP wholesale is cheaper than European negotiants where CDC is cheaper in Europe. CDC has been cheaper than DP historically by $20 or more. I say wait. Euro vs $ is 10% higher so this is a factor as well. One issue is that you have to buy equal amount of the 07 to get to the 08.

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