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by T.L. Reasoner
March 31st, 2020, 11:30 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Rivers-Marie virtual Zoom tasting event next week w/ Thomas Rivers Brown and Will Segui
Replies: 127
Views: 3760

Re: Rivers-Marie virtual Zoom tasting event next week w/ Thomas Rivers Brown and Will Segui

I am on Hawaii time so it is too early since I am essential services and not at home... enjoy...
by T.L. Reasoner
March 26th, 2020, 10:45 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Vintages that have surprised you to the upside
Replies: 58
Views: 1984

Re: Vintages that have surprised you to the upside

2014 Rioja
2008 Red Burgundy
2014 Napa
by T.L. Reasoner
March 25th, 2020, 11:03 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Scarecrow OWC Issues?
Replies: 116
Views: 10049

Re: Scarecrow OWC Issues?

OWC received today and perfect condition noticed they now screw the lid. Last year mine internal wood was cracked a bit but this year a-ok...
by T.L. Reasoner
March 7th, 2020, 10:11 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best Napa/ Sonoma Tasting Experience?
Replies: 57
Views: 3182

Re: Best Napa/ Sonoma Tasting Experience?

Rivers Marie and Riverrain are surely great! I heard but did not do is contact 750 wines for a tasting of your style. Also heard Drinkward Pechon or Vine Hill Ranch might be good but have yet done. I also heard Bedrock is good.
by T.L. Reasoner
February 14th, 2020, 2:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WS: To-Kalon as vineyard vs brand
Replies: 17
Views: 1952

Re: WS: To-Kalon as vineyard vs brand

thanks for posting... Glad to see the word is getting out.
by T.L. Reasoner
February 1st, 2020, 10:18 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2015 Cali Cab to Age 25 Years
Replies: 79
Views: 3847

Re: 2015 Cali Cab to Age 25 Years

In addition to MacDonald, and other suggested wines I would say Rivers marie Lore single vineyard, Maybach and Mondavi To Kalon
by T.L. Reasoner
January 31st, 2020, 5:45 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Andy Stumpf wine reviews
Replies: 0
Views: 406

Andy Stumpf wine reviews

https://www.instagram.com/p/B8ABVBbJg6X/ Check out this wine review from @andystumpf212 on instagram. He is not wine guy but his reviews are priceless and good for a laugh. For his podcasts check out Cleared-Hot podcast https://www.clearedhotpodcast.com/ I do not know Andy or ever met him but I enjo...
by T.L. Reasoner
January 28th, 2020, 8:33 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What would your classification of Loire reds be?
Replies: 154
Views: 8557

Re: What would your classification of Loire reds be?

Opening a magnum of 1997 Couly-Dutheil Chinon Clos de l'Echo on superbowl sunday... Never had it will report...
by T.L. Reasoner
September 4th, 2019, 9:37 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Colgin
Replies: 14
Views: 1781

Re: Colgin

I received an allocation of 3 Cariad today $500 each.
by T.L. Reasoner
December 3rd, 2018, 5:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Somm 3
Replies: 98
Views: 8833

Re: Somm 3

Watched and enjoyed the first two agree 1 was way better then 2. My question is What wines should be paired for Somm 3? And don't say a disappointing wine... GRIN [cheers.gif]
by T.L. Reasoner
October 2nd, 2018, 3:41 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2015 Colgin
Replies: 4
Views: 822

2015 Colgin

Sorry if this has been discussed but my search did not bring up specifics. Thoughts on the 2015 Colgin Cariad received a 3 bottle allocation at $500 per... On the fence anyone care? Or have any insight?
by T.L. Reasoner
March 5th, 2018, 10:51 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Upcoming Scarecrow Release
Replies: 105
Views: 11697

Upcoming Scarecrow Release

Tony Jones wrote:
T.L. Reasoner wrote:I have been on the list since 2013 and received my first magnum allocation this year. 2015 is my daughters birth year so seriously considering the mag...

How long were you on the waiting list before you got your first allocation?
It was at least a 3 year wait for me. 2010 or there abouts.
by T.L. Reasoner
February 26th, 2018, 12:07 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Upcoming Scarecrow Release
Replies: 105
Views: 11697

Upcoming Scarecrow Release

I have been on the list since 2013 and received my first magnum allocation this year. 2015 is my daughters birth year so seriously considering the mag...
by T.L. Reasoner
February 13th, 2018, 11:28 pm
Forum: Travel and Restaurants Forum
Topic: Wine near San Sebastian
Replies: 5
Views: 730

Wine near San Sebastian

I am also flying into Bilbao in May. Plan on renting a car to travel to Rioja, San Sebastian. Any recommendations?
by T.L. Reasoner
February 7th, 2018, 1:02 am
Forum: Travel and Restaurants Forum
Topic: Napa First timer
Replies: 21
Views: 1543

Napa First timer

Myself and 4 others are going to Napa from 9/5 - 9/8. Any suggestions for great experience. Looking for mostly Reds any and all types. As well as any other suggestions you might have.
by T.L. Reasoner
February 6th, 2018, 11:47 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Saunter Wines
Replies: 3
Views: 477

Saunter Wines

Anyone know anything about Saunter wines Specifically the 2015 ESV Howel Mt. received an email release today $110 Cab...
by T.L. Reasoner
February 6th, 2018, 11:38 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2015 Maybach
Replies: 40
Views: 4816

2015 Maybach

received first offer and wish list granted for 1 bottle of Materium. 2015 birth year for daughter so hoping it is good...
by T.L. Reasoner
October 4th, 2017, 10:50 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2015 M Etain
Replies: 26
Views: 2474

2015 M Etain

David Baum wrote:Probably all gone already. Only made about 400 cases this year which is 1/3 of normal
Well with that being said I bought it... birth year wine for my daughter... So the interesting thing is as soon as my order processed I receive the email with the offer...
by T.L. Reasoner
October 4th, 2017, 10:25 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2015 M Etain
Replies: 26
Views: 2474

2015 M Etain

$350 for a two bottle set in wood... plus shipping... Hmmm... on the fence... never purchased this but have the last two vintages of scarecrow... Thoughts?
by T.L. Reasoner
September 27th, 2017, 2:41 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Latest article by Jay Mcinerney on Thomas River Brown
Replies: 1
Views: 323

Latest article by Jay Mcinerney on Thomas River Brown

My favorite wine writer talking with one of my favorite wine makers.

http://www.townandcountrymag.com/leisur ... rnia-wine/
by T.L. Reasoner
September 23rd, 2017, 2:53 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wine Game
Replies: 2
Views: 531

Wine Game



Saw this on my news feed today and thought how clever! Christmas for the kids if you want to inspire them... [basic-smile.gif]
by T.L. Reasoner
September 20th, 2017, 7:11 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: MACDONALD Incoming!
Replies: 178
Views: 13219

MACDONALD Incoming!

Order In... I was on the waiting list for over 3 years before gaining access. Not sure how long the wait list is now...
by T.L. Reasoner
August 1st, 2017, 9:59 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Caterwaul, new project from Rivers Marie with Regusci Vineyard fruit
Replies: 69
Views: 7872

Caterwaul, new project from Rivers Marie with Regusci Vineyard fruit

NickRut wrote:Any info on the price point?
the vinous review states $85 for the 2014 vintage and Not available for 2015
by T.L. Reasoner
July 18th, 2017, 10:01 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2017 Rivers-Marie Cab Release
Replies: 110
Views: 8775

2017 Rivers-Marie Cab Release

6/3/3/3 but reached out to see if any magnums being done... daugher's birth year!
by T.L. Reasoner
July 11th, 2017, 3:58 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Old wine find in NJ college basement
Replies: 16
Views: 1790

Renovation of wine cellar reveals wine from the revolutionary era in New Jersey

I Have had my share of misplaced bottles in my cellar but holy toledo!

https://www.yahoo.com/gma/wine-dating-a ... ories.html
by T.L. Reasoner
July 11th, 2017, 3:56 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Retailer Check: JJ Buckley
Replies: 24
Views: 1830

Retailer Check: JJ Buckley

I have purchased and store three hundred bottles with them a recent audit revealed they did not have one purchased they instantly sent me a credit and added $50 to the gift certificate. Overall a very positive experience.
by T.L. Reasoner
July 11th, 2017, 3:30 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2017 Rivers-Marie Cab Release
Replies: 110
Views: 8775

2017 Rivers-Marie Cab Release

Been on the list since 2008 and these are always a great QPR and a pleasure to drink. I see that Antonio Galloni gave ratings from the barrel for the 2015 Lore (92-95) and Panek (91-94) Has anyone else had the pleasure to try any of these out? Tasting notes are always appreciated from fellow Berserk...
by T.L. Reasoner
July 3rd, 2017, 12:36 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: summer reading
Replies: 11
Views: 871

summer reading

Third on anything written by fellow Michigander Jim Harrison! Also you might pick up Cork Dork easy summer read which I enjoyed.
by T.L. Reasoner
May 14th, 2017, 6:57 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What are your favorite toasts?
Replies: 36
Views: 1741

What are your favorite toasts?

“Drink wine, this is life eternal,
This and all that youth will give you;
It is the season for wine, roses and drunken friends,
Be happy for this moment
as this moment is your life."
- Omar Khayyam
by T.L. Reasoner
May 6th, 2017, 3:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: testing the govino glassware
Replies: 30
Views: 2102

testing the govino glassware

ky1em!ttskus wrote:Our 2.5 yo and 6 mo like to break expensive glasses so we use these all the time. We love them.
I have learned to never let the kids use glassware we let them drink wine from their sippy cups [basic-smile.gif]
by T.L. Reasoner
May 6th, 2017, 1:15 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Suggestions for big, full-throttle Pinot Noirs
Replies: 89
Views: 5133

Suggestions for big, full-throttle Pinot Noirs

Kanzler
Roar
Peirson Meyer
by T.L. Reasoner
April 26th, 2017, 7:26 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: "Sex, Love, And The $1000 Breakfast Wine"
Replies: 1
Views: 844

"Sex, Love, And The $1000 Breakfast Wine"

good story... thanks!
by T.L. Reasoner
March 3rd, 2017, 3:36 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Scarecrow In Feburary
Replies: 131
Views: 12949

Scarecrow In Feburary

Received my offer yesterday March 2nd for the March 8th - 14th wave. I have never bought Mt. Etain and received my first offer last year for the 2013 vintage in the 3rd wave. I believe I signed up in 2008.
by T.L. Reasoner
February 27th, 2017, 6:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Five words to describe a wine you would like.
Replies: 64
Views: 2174

Five words to describe a wine you would like.

Silky, balanced, layered, elegant, tasty... [cheers.gif]
by T.L. Reasoner
February 6th, 2017, 3:30 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: You know you're a wine geek when...
Replies: 147
Views: 7030

You know you're a wine geek when...

when you want to correct those pronouncing wine labels incorrectly. Overheard at costco - "Look Honey they got your favorite in.... Kirkland Peanot Nore... should we get a couple bottles? its really fruity" Hearing that I looked around to see who else had noticed and I was smirking and chuckling alo...

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