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by dteng
April 25th, 2019, 9:21 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins
Replies: 36
Views: 557

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins

Daniel Kim wrote:
April 25th, 2019, 12:35 pm
How about 2015 Macdonald? I found an extra bottle in my fridge.
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by dteng
April 25th, 2019, 9:20 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins
Replies: 36
Views: 557

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13

Craig G wrote:
April 23rd, 2019, 10:32 am
Maybe. I have to figure out where it is.
is it in your liver?
by dteng
April 23rd, 2019, 10:14 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins
Replies: 36
Views: 557

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13

Craig G wrote:
April 22nd, 2019, 10:55 pm
I’m a maybe. If Dan brings something good.
Ready to do 88 Corton?
by dteng
April 9th, 2019, 7:55 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins
Replies: 36
Views: 557

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13

Rubber glove would’ve been more useful.
by dteng
April 8th, 2019, 6:49 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins
Replies: 36
Views: 557

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13

Ok - we’re set for May 13!
by dteng
April 8th, 2019, 12:22 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins
Replies: 36
Views: 557

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13

If we end up with so many peeps, outside seating may be the way to go.
by dteng
April 7th, 2019, 11:02 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins
Replies: 36
Views: 557

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13

Ok, I’m gonna contact PM.
Do we have a preference of indoors vs outdoors?
I may cap at 12 and start a waitlist beyond that.
by dteng
April 7th, 2019, 2:51 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Magnum party Oakland deli/BBQ Sat. 4/6
Replies: 104
Views: 2226

Re: Wish I were still there. Magnum party Oakland deli/BBQ Sat. 4/6

George - you were too hard on the 03 Laurent - it was my favorite Burg.
by dteng
April 7th, 2019, 1:16 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins
Replies: 36
Views: 557

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13

AndyK wrote:
April 6th, 2019, 11:50 pm
In!
+1?
by dteng
April 6th, 2019, 11:21 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins
Replies: 36
Views: 557

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13

How about different flights?
And definitely one white wine flight!
by dteng
April 6th, 2019, 8:52 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins
Replies: 36
Views: 557

SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - May 13 - Paul Matins

How does May look for everyone? I have someone who’d like to attend. Thinking May 13...back to Paul Martin’s? It’s a great venue and we can request private indoor table or outside patio. ===================== Date - May 13 Time - 6:30pm Place - Paul Martin’s Wine connoisseurs Alan ChrisS Dan (+1) An...
by dteng
April 3rd, 2019, 10:12 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino
Replies: 104
Views: 1884

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino

Gene, thanks for bringing the Thomas - it was my WOTN.

Chris, Scott tasted the mag remains last night and said it was great...def not corked.
by dteng
March 30th, 2019, 10:02 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino
Replies: 104
Views: 1884

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino

I organized this.
Ignore Alan.
Listen to Chris.
by dteng
March 25th, 2019, 8:15 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino
Replies: 104
Views: 1884

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino

Ok I told my +1 to get lost...
She’ll come to the next one.
by dteng
March 17th, 2019, 2:01 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: SF lunch for 50 or so, near the Moscone Center
Replies: 13
Views: 566

Re: SF lunch for 50 or so, near the Moscone Center

Slanted Door? Ferry building, not too far of a walk, good setting. Lots of shops and distractions there too. I doubt they would want to accommodate a group that large. I think The Slanted Door is the largest grossing restaurant in SF so they are always busy. But I might be wrong. Ah got it. Just fi...
by dteng
March 16th, 2019, 10:45 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: SF lunch for 50 or so, near the Moscone Center
Replies: 13
Views: 566

Re: SF lunch for 50 or so, near the Moscone Center

Slanted Door?
Ferry building, not too far of a walk, good setting.
Lots of shops and distractions there too.
by dteng
March 16th, 2019, 10:40 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Steak Porn
Replies: 1875
Views: 149713

Re: Steak Porn

Scott, you need help with the lawn? [snort.gif]
by dteng
March 15th, 2019, 9:52 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Magnum party Oakland deli/BBQ Sat. 4/6
Replies: 104
Views: 2226

Re: Magnum party Oakland BBQ joint Sat. 4/6 noonish final details

Stephen there are non BBQ things. Gene was robbed by a bottle of Friuli at gunpoint as a child. Leave the gun and bring the Friuli* I love that stuff. It will go very well with some of their offerings. It's more of a pulled pork place than a ribs and sauce place. *Godfather reference Don't explain ...
by dteng
March 14th, 2019, 9:52 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino
Replies: 104
Views: 1884

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino

I found a 2001 Italian I might bring.
Anyone else have an Italian they wanna bring? She should be restrained but luscious...
by dteng
March 14th, 2019, 9:50 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Magnum party Oakland deli/BBQ Sat. 4/6
Replies: 104
Views: 2226

Re: Magnum party Oakland BBQ joint Sat. 4/6 noonish final details

Brent C l a y t o n wrote:
March 14th, 2019, 5:25 pm
George, can I tip off a friend who just moved there about this event?
To do what???! [wow.gif] [whistle.gif] hitsfan
by dteng
March 14th, 2019, 9:01 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino
Replies: 104
Views: 1884

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino

e chin wrote:
March 14th, 2019, 9:27 am
Put me down for this Dan.
Yay Ed!!!
by dteng
March 14th, 2019, 9:24 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Magnum party Oakland deli/BBQ Sat. 4/6
Replies: 104
Views: 2226

Re: Magnum party Oakland BBQ joint Sat. 4/6 noonish final details

Is this a good event for a first date?
by dteng
March 14th, 2019, 9:23 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino
Replies: 104
Views: 1884

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino

I added Nick and Sean.

Anyone remember what’s the room capacity?

May need to cap the list, though typical attrition usually results in normal number of peeps.
by dteng
March 13th, 2019, 8:35 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino
Replies: 104
Views: 1884

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino

Thanks Larry!!

Ok I added Robert.

We should also have a white wine theme.
California Chardonnay?
by dteng
March 13th, 2019, 7:09 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino
Replies: 104
Views: 1884

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1

Larry Stein wrote:
March 12th, 2019, 8:40 pm
Divino?
Sounds good to me.
Larry, were you the contact person?
We’re at 13 tentatively.
I think that room can handle a good amount.

Shall we do themes?
We talked about 2-3 blocks.
by dteng
March 12th, 2019, 8:26 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino
Replies: 104
Views: 1884

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - March/April

Let’s go with April 1!

Ok...venue...
by dteng
March 11th, 2019, 10:36 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino
Replies: 104
Views: 1884

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - March/April

Look.
We did one on election night...
So April 1 is nothing!! 😂
by dteng
March 11th, 2019, 7:42 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino
Replies: 104
Views: 1884

SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - April 1, Divino

Should we get another one on the books?
I know there are several OLs cooking...

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Date - April 1

Place - Divino
Time - 6:30pm

Winos
Larry
Alan
Gene
ChrisB
George +1
Dan
AndyK
Craig +1
ChrisS
Bill
RobertC
Nick
Sean
Ed
Scott
Daniel
by dteng
March 11th, 2019, 7:40 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Magnum party Oakland deli/BBQ Sat. 4/6
Replies: 104
Views: 2226

Re: Magnum party Oakland BBQ joint Sat. 4/6 noonish

I have magnums of 2001 Montelena, Togni and Pape Clement!
by dteng
March 8th, 2019, 10:45 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Eating and Drinking in San Francisco 2016
Replies: 168
Views: 12982

Re: Eating and Drinking in San Francisco 2016

Anyone been to Quince lately?
by dteng
February 23rd, 2019, 6:05 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Seattle Restaurants Recommendation
Replies: 74
Views: 4633

Re: Seattle Restaurants Recommendation

Oh and two visits to Dahlia Bakery - creme brûlée is stupid good.
by dteng
February 23rd, 2019, 6:05 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits
Topic: Seattle Restaurants Recommendation
Replies: 74
Views: 4633

Re: Seattle Restaurants Recommendation

Went to Spinasse last night and it was fantastic. This thread was a huge help. Almost 2 years later, my now 12 year old still periodically reminds us of how good their Tajarin with butter is. [cheers.gif] Went last night. Wowzers!! Amazing tajarin - also absolutely loved the Capunet, swiss chard wr...
by dteng
February 19th, 2019, 6:53 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole

Chris - great meeting you!
Hope you join us often.
Last night was fairly tame 😆 - thanks again for the bringing the awesome LLC!
That was a treat.
by dteng
February 18th, 2019, 2:59 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole

Looks like down to six.
I may bring 2001 Ponsot Chapelle.
by dteng
February 18th, 2019, 2:57 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole

Would a regular metal wine filter work?
by dteng
February 14th, 2019, 5:52 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole

Larry Stein wrote:
February 14th, 2019, 9:24 am
Pronounce the 'A' like in Caymus. neener
...and like in a-hole?
by dteng
February 13th, 2019, 5:09 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole

I’ll stop at a dispensary before coming...
by dteng
February 7th, 2019, 6:57 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole

Ok, got a confirm for Feb 18.
My friend/colleague Mira may join as well.
Wes, are you in?
by dteng
February 6th, 2019, 4:02 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18

I’ll ask for table parallel to the bar and a special seat in the corner for Larry, equipped with dunce cap.
by dteng
February 6th, 2019, 12:08 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18

If no one objects or has other ideas, I’m gonna text Karen at Sole.
Let me know.
Just realized we’re less than two weeks away.
by dteng
February 5th, 2019, 9:38 pm
Forum: Travel Forum
Topic: Vegas for an almost rookie
Replies: 58
Views: 2072

Re: Vegas for an almost rookie

Stayed at Vdara (no ‘i’) last year with my 12 year old twins...no smoking, no casino.
Perfect location.
Even has a bridge directly connecting to Bellagio.
Next to Cosmo for food.
Very good value.
by dteng
February 5th, 2019, 9:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wine List Help - Jiko (Disney Animal Kingdom)
Replies: 24
Views: 1191

Re: Wine List Help - Jiko (Disney Animal Kingdom)

Was there few years ago.
Spoke w the somm, gave my preference and got a great bottle recommended for dinner.
by dteng
February 5th, 2019, 8:21 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February

No pressure. 😂 😝
by dteng
February 4th, 2019, 5:46 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February

Well no one has said absolute no to the 18th...and only Gene said no to the 25th.
Can we all rally for the 18th?
I can be flexible and make it work.
Haven’t seen Gene in a while -
by dteng
February 4th, 2019, 9:24 am
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February

Just remember 18th is President’s Day...in case anyone is gone for the long weekend.
by dteng
February 3rd, 2019, 5:48 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole
Replies: 46
Views: 893

SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL February 18 - Sole

Shall we get this going?
I’m thinking Feb 25.
18th is a maybe for me since it is mid Winter break...

How back to Sole?
They’re always easy with us.

================

Date - Feb 18

Time - 6:30 pm

Place - Sole

Drinkers
Gene
Alan
Larry
ChrisB
Dan
ChrisS
by dteng
January 27th, 2019, 7:40 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - January 28
Replies: 50
Views: 1229

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - January 28

Ok sound off.
I’m in.
I’m leaning toward 07 Burg...
by dteng
January 24th, 2019, 5:18 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: I am a CT delinquent.
Replies: 112
Views: 3349

Re: I am a CT delinquent.

todd waldmann wrote:
January 23rd, 2019, 6:46 pm
I would estimate that I am currently about 3.14% accurate with my CellarTracker inventory. I'm on the verge of being able to move my whole inventory into a new storage space at home, so I'm hoping that number will improve.
Should be easy as pi.
by dteng
January 23rd, 2019, 7:14 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: I am a CT delinquent.
Replies: 112
Views: 3349

Re: I am a CT delinquent.

I’m OCD about my CT. Will miss a few here and there. But, about once a month I use the location feature to give me the number of bottles that should be in a rack and inventory that way. Haven’t gone to barcoding just yet. One thing I’m not OCD about is the exact location. I list the specific rack t...
by dteng
January 15th, 2019, 9:41 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - January 28
Replies: 50
Views: 1229

Re: SF Bay Area/Peninsula OL - January 28

I may bring 96 Burg and save the 88.

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