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by Gray G
July 15th, 2021, 9:33 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2019 Roy Piper is live!
Replies: 28
Views: 2739

Re: 2019 Roy Piper is live!

still on the video list and get emails but no offers once I passed one time a few years ago
just sayin, once you are in, buy every time apparently
cheers
by Gray G
July 1st, 2021, 8:09 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Upcoming Saxum Release
Replies: 67
Views: 4626

Re: Upcoming Saxum Release

the 18 Hexe appears to have different grape components than 16/17....interesting.....
by Gray G
July 1st, 2021, 10:43 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Upcoming Saxum Release
Replies: 67
Views: 4626

Re: Upcoming Saxum Release

The answer is "another severe hit to my credit card." BUT I had a 2008 Broken Stones for Father's Day and although I may now be buying wine for my not very deserving children, I am probably all in. Has anyone had The Hexe or the white wine? I have not opened mine yet. Had the 16 The Hexe ...
by Gray G
July 1st, 2021, 4:11 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Upcoming Saxum Release
Replies: 67
Views: 4626

Re: Upcoming Saxum Release

The answer is "another severe hit to my credit card." BUT I had a 2008 Broken Stones for Father's Day and although I may now be buying wine for my not very deserving children, I am probably all in. Has anyone had The Hexe or the white wine? I have not opened mine yet. [/quote] Had the 16 ...
by Gray G
June 17th, 2021, 5:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

Cameron, Any RRV Syrahs lurking around for those Syrah fans? Recall a certain CH RRV syrah from 2005/2006 that was really similar to a Pax Syrah. Just drank that bottle last year. Outstanding. well well, you couldn't have asked at a more apropos time Tim. I just happen to have some 2019 Syrah from ...
by Gray G
May 28th, 2021, 4:41 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

Rodrigo B wrote: May 28th, 2021, 4:27 pm
Chris Crutchfield wrote: May 28th, 2021, 4:25 pm Crazy that Cam can sell 800 cases at $360 each just off of text messages and word of mouth. Not sure what happened to the e-mails
Yep. I also believe this is by far his most expensive offering to date as well.
most expensive, LOL
the scale for CH is very low
none of this is expensive
by Gray G
May 28th, 2021, 1:03 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

thank you Cam
by Gray G
May 28th, 2021, 6:34 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

Joke about transgendered individuals? No. Comment on the state of affairs today? Yes. Sorry, Cam, but I'm going to chime in here and say that this sucks. I almost exclusively find any issues with the "state of affairs" is limited to the people who can't handle any challenge to their narro...
by Gray G
April 29th, 2021, 1:33 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

in on the 198
who cares if it delivers in the fall
by Gray G
March 31st, 2021, 5:27 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Faethm Wine - Nikolas Krankl
Replies: 286
Views: 37189

Re: Faethm Wine - Nikolas Krankl

got mine last week, and absolutely love the label and box top....very seductive [truce.gif]
look forward to enjoying the Roussanne sooner than later, then who knows on the reds
cheers
by Gray G
March 28th, 2021, 3:03 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Oregon will eventually be better than Burgundy; change my mind
Replies: 160
Views: 9221

Re: Oregon will eventually be better than Burgundy; change my mind

very little terroir in Oregon.....blah blah
by Gray G
March 26th, 2021, 12:58 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Seven Apart Inaugural Release
Replies: 50
Views: 6348

Re: Seven Apart Inaugural Release

wow
by Gray G
January 2nd, 2021, 5:32 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?
Replies: 213
Views: 9806

Re: How long can you go till you buy wine in 2021?

until 2022 easy [rofl.gif]
by Gray G
December 27th, 2020, 3:43 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

to me these wines kind of are cellar protection wines, and the ones I went for this year are ready to drink today
love it!
by Gray G
December 12th, 2020, 12:31 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

PNP #57 and 108....yummy
by Gray G
November 20th, 2020, 6:31 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Third Twin Offer
Replies: 36
Views: 3919

Re: The Third Twin Offer

all in, thank you
by Gray G
November 18th, 2020, 6:39 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Andremily Release: No. 7 + 2018 Mourvèdre
Replies: 54
Views: 4930

Re: Andremily Release: No. 7 + 2018 Mourvèdre

Kris Patten wrote: November 18th, 2020, 6:29 pm Signed up when I received the heads up in a SQN release letter. Bought every wine since Andremily #1.
grouphug
by Gray G
November 18th, 2020, 10:26 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Andremily Release: No. 7 + 2018 Mourvèdre
Replies: 54
Views: 4930

Re: Andremily Release: No. 7 + 2018 Mourvèdre

thank you Binns family
by Gray G
November 17th, 2020, 4:46 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What de Négoce wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 1306
Views: 157207

Re: What de Négoce wine are you drinking tonight?

#68, fresh off the truck, wonderful Cabernet, thank you
by Gray G
November 16th, 2020, 6:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

just received the #68, drinking very well just off the truck, thank you
by Gray G
November 15th, 2020, 7:08 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

I’ll initiate a chargeback Monday. Our daughter was looking for some wine on Friday and took a couple bottles out of the ‘18 case after Nikki told me I could keep it. If I end up having to send the case back, I’ll substitute a couple of bottles at my discretion. I’ll be sure to make sure the substi...
by Gray G
November 10th, 2020, 5:44 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

Finally received my case, shipped on 10/28 received today 11/6 and even though i was one of the first 50 orders i recieved '18 Central Coast, don’t need it and don’t want it. 1. Auctions/charitable donations 2. Holiday gifts 3. Sangria Seems IIRC there have been threads about this...what to do with...
by Gray G
November 5th, 2020, 7:36 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

1. Original. Labeled as Estate Bottled. 13.5% ABV. Bottled by Bob Lindquist. "Best 15 barrels". Went to retail. Pictured in offer, but no confirmed deliveries. 2. Second Run. Not labeled Estate Bottled. 14% ABV. Bottled by Bob Lindquist. Acquired by VWE. Sent out on this offer. 3. Third R...
by Gray G
November 5th, 2020, 7:36 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

Chris Crutchfield wrote: November 4th, 2020, 9:34 pm
Gray G wrote: November 4th, 2020, 6:27 pm Peter C 40ish posts here
Crutchfield 70ish
Lynch 30ish

bravo
Guess I'm the MatthewT of Qupe Groupon deals
hahaha, you are something
by Gray G
November 4th, 2020, 6:27 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

Peter C 40ish posts here
Crutchfield 70ish
Lynch 30ish

bravo
by Gray G
November 4th, 2020, 5:25 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

this is so funny from the consumers here on WB and the retailer....under $10 wine wow!...not quite extortion like the Absurd but geez, in for a nickel in for a dollar I guess
[popcorn.gif]
by Gray G
November 4th, 2020, 5:22 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

Peter C. wrote: November 4th, 2020, 1:15 pm
Tyler F. wrote: November 4th, 2020, 12:54 pm
lucagiupponi wrote: November 4th, 2020, 12:15 pm Has anyone actually received a refund yet for the 2018 CC?

I've not seen anything come through.
Be sure not to send the wine back before they refund you - the way this outfit is being run you can't be too cautious.
with a $100, CAN'T BE TOO CAREFUL, just keep the wine, holy crap
by Gray G
November 4th, 2020, 9:28 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

[popcorn.gif]

so Shakespearean.....next act please, bravo
by Gray G
November 3rd, 2020, 5:41 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

John O' wrote: November 3rd, 2020, 3:34 am received 2 sixers of the 2016 Hillside Estate 14.5% yesterday. From a cursory read of the thread, it seems like the substitutions were only made on the case orders.
yes, appears so, a whole $99 f up, wtfcs, geez, "much ado about nothing" really?....Karen?
by Gray G
November 2nd, 2020, 6:05 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Got a disappointed bottle, but Problem Resolved
Replies: 211
Views: 9916

Re: Got a disappointed bottle, but Problem Resolved

newhere "I was a fan of K&L, and I heard many good reviews about K&L. I recently purchased a 2013 Realm Abusrd from K&L at Redwood City. This bottle I got from K&L on 10/25, and opened on 10/30, it is an absolutely corked bottle. The cork was in terrible condition and wine taste...
by Gray G
November 2nd, 2020, 9:33 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Got a disappointed bottle, but Problem Resolved
Replies: 211
Views: 9916

Re: Don't waste your money on K&L wine at Redwood City

the wine is "Absurd" for a reason
by Gray G
November 2nd, 2020, 5:01 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

Mike Stoneking wrote: November 1st, 2020, 6:37 pm
Gray G wrote: November 1st, 2020, 6:34 am [thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif]
looking forward to more Groupon offers despite this shellacking online
The next offer will be shiners and an assortment of labels so you can choose the wine you want.
send you the labels separately, you stick
by Gray G
November 1st, 2020, 5:49 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Is it too early to bring up BerserkerDay 2021?
Replies: 59
Views: 6088

Re: Is it too early to bring up Berserker Day 2021?

will there be a groupon offering LOL
by Gray G
November 1st, 2020, 5:32 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

Mel Hill wrote: November 1st, 2020, 4:33 pm Free wine is BUENO!
hahaha
by Gray G
November 1st, 2020, 3:18 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

Thank you for letting us know. We sincerely apologize for this mixup. It looks like we oversold the original wine listed on Groupon's site, and the 2018 was erroneously subbed in for orders that were shorted. It was not an error on Groupon's part, but an error on the part of one of our team members...
by Gray G
November 1st, 2020, 11:02 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

[thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif] looking forward to more Groupon offers despite this shellacking online I hear Groupon has an amazing deal on Castle Claus. Get it before it sells out! If it sells out, you'll get mystery bottles instead! you should turn down your hearing a...
by Gray G
November 1st, 2020, 6:34 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

[thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif] [thankyou.gif]
looking forward to more Groupon offers despite this shellacking online
by Gray G
October 31st, 2020, 7:46 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

J. Patrick Lynch wrote: October 31st, 2020, 7:12 pm
Adam Frisch wrote: October 31st, 2020, 6:12 pm Just got 12 bottles of the CC. Popped one open and I feel a lot less cheated out now
Are you not asking for a refund since you can also keep it?
yeah, just be a scammer

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by Gray G
October 31st, 2020, 7:45 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

Kind of disappointing about the 14.5 bottles tastings. I got a case and all are 14.5. I know it's not that expensive, but seems kind of wrong that some people got different ones and some people got only 14.5. I'm sure it will be fine, but just makes me want to also try other one. I'd like to try th...
by Gray G
October 31st, 2020, 6:44 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon
Replies: 675
Views: 42141

Re: Qupe Syrah rock-bottom deal on Groupon

rock bottom pricing for sure!

yet here we are complaining about 14.0 or 14.5 or Estate bottled as if that influenced your decision to purchase LOL

[rofl.gif] [rofl.gif]
by Gray G
October 26th, 2020, 5:11 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

Nate Simon wrote: October 25th, 2020, 9:13 pm
Gray G wrote: October 25th, 2020, 7:39 pm there must a grape de Negoce site for ITB folks???
There certainly are sites where growers sell grapes.
of course, but in this fashion???
by Gray G
October 25th, 2020, 7:39 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

there must a grape de Negoce site for ITB folks???
by Gray G
October 24th, 2020, 1:12 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

Glenn L e v i n e wrote: October 24th, 2020, 10:55 am
Gray G wrote: October 24th, 2020, 9:47 am in for the Syrah
Got to be 1/10th as good as Cayuse right?
hahaha
by Gray G
October 24th, 2020, 10:12 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

the apparently fixed shipping price nationwide is not a good idea
by Gray G
October 24th, 2020, 9:47 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: de Negoce offer
Replies: 10150
Views: 838780

Re: de Negoce offer

in for the Syrah
by Gray G
October 21st, 2020, 5:18 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What bottle of wine did you open today?
Replies: 13209
Views: 565266

Re: What bottle of wine did you open today?

EABA 2017 Andremily
wonderful color, nose and flavor!
by Gray G
October 20th, 2020, 5:24 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Quilceda Creek CVR Release
Replies: 19
Views: 1785

Re: 2018 Quilceda Creek CVR Release

in for a bunch, to add to all the other bottles, great deal
by Gray G
October 20th, 2020, 2:30 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Quilceda Creek CVR Release
Replies: 19
Views: 1785

Re: 2018 Quilceda Creek CVR Release

As far as I know, it always had a very oaky style. I found the CVR wines pretty well buried under the oak and not much fun, but then if you set them aside for 8+ years or something they actually became quite good. Of course, still in a modern, powerful, dense style, but a good version of that once ...
by Gray G
October 20th, 2020, 12:33 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2018 Quilceda Creek CVR Release
Replies: 19
Views: 1785

Re: 2018 Quilceda Creek CVR Release

As far as I know, it always had a very oaky style. I found the CVR wines pretty well buried under the oak and not much fun, but then if you set them aside for 8+ years or something they actually became quite good. Of course, still in a modern, powerful, dense style, but a good version of that once ...
by Gray G
October 10th, 2020, 9:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2014 Hors Catégorie Vineyards Syrah
Replies: 1
Views: 362

TN: 2014 Hors Catégorie Vineyards Syrah

-medium to deep body out the bottle and the whiff of sexxy funk hits the nose -let it tease you for awhile in the glass while it's getting ready -a party on your lips, tongue and palate -no stopping this voluptuous youthful pleasure -the funk is gone and all that's left is layers of mineralized frui...

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