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by jbray23
January 26th, 2021, 9:57 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Burgundy for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 373

Re: Burgundy for sale

Hey everyone, thanks for hitting me up, been working all day and was surprised to see the response. I’ll be getting back to everyone in the next day, I’ve got tomsort all of this out.

Thanks again!
by jbray23
January 26th, 2021, 12:59 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Burgundy for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 373

Burgundy for sale

Usual rules apply, open to combined offers. Buyer to pay actual shipping charges. 3b ’03 Henri Gouges ‘Chenes Carteaux’ $50 per 1b ’03 Henri Gouges Nuits st Georges $40 4b ’03 Leroy SLB ‘Les Ratausses’ $125 per 1b ’09 Roche Bellene Volnay ‘Pitures’ $50 1b ’09 Roche Bellene SLB VV $40 1b ’09 D’Ardhuy...
by jbray23
January 15th, 2021, 9:12 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Bordeaux for sale-UPDATED
Replies: 0
Views: 406

Bordeaux for sale-UPDATED

I'm drastically reducing my holdings and am parting off portions of my cellar, all these have been taken care of since release. I tried to be fare with pricing, if you want to offer me a deal, let's talk. Shipping rates are real shipping charges, I'll supply the box. All normal caveats apply. Thanks...
by jbray23
January 9th, 2021, 4:49 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: PYCM-Sold
Replies: 0
Views: 345

PYCM-Sold

6 bottle lot for sale, all normal rules apply.

All shipped for $650...

1b ‘10 st.aubin ‘Les Combes’
1b ‘13 st.Aubin ‘Les Champlots’
1b ‘13 st.Aubin ‘les Creots’
1b ‘14 CM ‘Les Ancegniers’
2b ‘14 CM ‘les Chenevottes’
by jbray23
January 7th, 2021, 10:19 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Clos Rougeard * updated with sold and added
Replies: 0
Views: 279

Clos Rougeard * updated with sold and added

I’ve got some Rougeard for sale, all bought on release, all normal transaction rules apply...

Le Bourg
1b ‘03 $500
2b ‘09 $500 per

Le Poyeaux
1b ‘12 $325

I’ll pay shipping.

PM with questions
by jbray23
January 5th, 2021, 10:02 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Favorite inexpensive Rye?
Replies: 45
Views: 1803

Re: Favorite inexpensive Rye?

Speaking of Willet 4 year, is there going to be a five.I have 2,3 and 4.I think I picked up the 4 at least 2-3 years ago, pretty special stuff neat. It looks like they are going to hold at 4yr since it’s their own distillate going forward. Higher age statements will be very limited releases, it cou...
by jbray23
December 25th, 2020, 9:45 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Saint Cloud bourbon
Replies: 4
Views: 855

Saint Cloud bourbon

I’ve seen this brand on IG a lot and didn’t get it.... Ray Walker strikes again!!!!!!!
by jbray23
December 5th, 2020, 8:22 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2013 Domaine la Soumade Rasteau Cuvée Prestige
Replies: 2
Views: 244

Re: TN: 2013 Domaine la Soumade Rasteau Cuvée Prestige

This was all the rage in the early ‘00’s, Parker had given them huge scores and they were $15-$25 per bottle depending on the Cuvée, I drank many, they were delicious with a touch of rusticity....
by jbray23
December 5th, 2020, 8:00 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2000 Cadence Red Mountain Red Wine, Ciel Du Cheval Vineyard
Replies: 6
Views: 585

Re: TN: 2000 Cadence Red Mountain Red Wine, Ciel Du Cheval Vineyard

Yep. Still can't understand why Ben & Gaye's wines don't get more love than they do. I think people vastly underestimate the aging curve on these wines. And that includes his Coda "declassified barrels" wines. (which are quite possibly the best value of all their wines). The only ones...
by jbray23
November 22nd, 2020, 4:17 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Liquor to trade
Replies: 13
Views: 1802

Re: Liquor to trade

Yep!
by jbray23
November 21st, 2020, 10:01 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Bourbon Thread
Replies: 4114
Views: 235330

Re: The Bourbon Thread

Talk to Jason Bray re: Willett. 185 bottles is a lot of bottles ... Late to reply, but yeah Willett ain’t never gonna happen. Sorry all. Yeah, perhaps not for the wineberserker pick, but single barrel picks are available through Willett. My best buddy back home in TN was able to get a Willett barre...
by jbray23
November 21st, 2020, 9:56 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Bourbon Thread
Replies: 4114
Views: 235330

Re: The Bourbon Thread

What's everyone's take on Stagg "Jr."? Good stuff? Yes - Believe it was $70 OTD at BevMo. Batch 12 was supposed to be the stuff dreams are made out of, but I didn't get to try that one :D Believe they're on 14 now, and mine should be showing up on the doorstep momentarily! Re: grassy note...
by jbray23
November 21st, 2020, 9:53 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Bourbon Thread
Replies: 4114
Views: 235330

Re: The Bourbon Thread

Brandon R wrote: November 20th, 2020, 9:23 am What's everyone's take on Stagg "Jr."? Good stuff?

For my lame taste it’s a yes, it’s more of a Cali Cab Bourbon though.... I like it a ton or by the 6 pack!!
by jbray23
November 17th, 2020, 9:59 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Bourbon Thread
Replies: 4114
Views: 235330

Re: The Bourbon Thread

Contacted Four Roses today about their Private Barrel program, have not heard back yet.I will contact Elijah Craig and Knob Creek tomorrow.Any other suggestions? Willett. Talk to Jason Bray re: Willett. 185 bottles is a lot of bottles ... Late to reply, but yeah Willett ain’t never gonna happen. So...
by jbray23
November 6th, 2020, 9:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1989 St Innocent and a quick comment on Willamette aging
Replies: 54
Views: 2532

Re: TN: 1989 St Innocent and a quick comment on Willamette aging

What I should have added before is that I haven’t had any KW wines past ‘04 and the corks.... The Panther creek wines of ‘90-‘93 were magic and KW winery up to ‘00 was to me, unrivaled... Maresh wines are fairly new, I remember drinking wines made from this vineyard but don’t remember them on the sc...
by jbray23
November 6th, 2020, 8:21 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 1989 St Innocent and a quick comment on Willamette aging
Replies: 54
Views: 2532

Re: TN: 1989 St Innocent and a quick comment on Willamette aging

I have multiple cases of 20+ yr old Oregon Pinot and I’m convinced it’s the best value outside of Loire there is.

And I’ve drank at least 100 aged Oregon Pinot’s and can say that Ken Wright is the best Winemaker out of Oregon....haven’t had anything post ‘08 though
by jbray23
October 16th, 2020, 9:03 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Willett isn’t really Willett
Replies: 18
Views: 2281

Re: Willett isn’t really Willett

From what I've been told and from my understanding everything now is distilled on site, all the different expressions... I'm honestly surprised that people have a reaction to this, most Bourbon isn't what it states to be.....Most Bourbon is just bought on the open market.... And.... Let's look at t...
by jbray23
October 16th, 2020, 8:29 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Liquor to trade
Replies: 13
Views: 1802

Re: Liquor to trade

Looking to trade Bourbon/rye, I want to expand my selection for things I haven’t tried before. I have had a couple of offers or conversations around this. I’m trying not to be greedy but these retail for around $124.99, same price as Birthday Bourbon, do I consider this a fair trade? Yes, but I’m no...
by jbray23
October 16th, 2020, 8:19 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Liquor to trade
Replies: 13
Views: 1802

Re: Liquor to trade

Mark Y wrote: October 16th, 2020, 7:33 pm Jason, Are these good? I have $100 to trade. 😂😂😂
Tehehe
by jbray23
October 16th, 2020, 8:19 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Liquor to trade
Replies: 13
Views: 1802

Re: Liquor to trade

Mike Maguire wrote: October 16th, 2020, 7:32 pm Bourbon or Rye?
Bourbon, I have a rye as well though
by jbray23
October 16th, 2020, 6:21 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Liquor to trade
Replies: 13
Views: 1802

Re: Liquor to trade

saul_cooperstein wrote: October 9th, 2020, 3:36 pm Willett distillate or KBD sourced distillate?
Willett
Distilled
by jbray23
October 5th, 2020, 11:26 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: Liquor to trade
Replies: 13
Views: 1802

Liquor to trade

I’ve got a couple 5, 6 yr Willett single barrel picks to trade, anyone interested in trading?
by jbray23
September 3rd, 2020, 6:23 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Moving to Seattle area: Recommendations for wine shops, tasting rooms, wineries to visit?
Replies: 67
Views: 3369

Re: Moving to Seattle area: Recommendations for wine shops, tasting rooms, wineries to visit?

Even though this thread took quite the detour I'm relieved to see the destination is still in sight. Very much appreciate all the recommendations! I have a lot of reading, researching, and drinking to do! Chris, thank you for the PDX recs as well, will definitely be hitting up Oregon. Bar Ferdinand...
by jbray23
August 6th, 2020, 12:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2013 Cavallotto Barolo Bricco Boschis (Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo)
Replies: 20
Views: 2316

Re: TN: 2013 Cavallotto Barolo Bricco Boschis (Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo)

It's been almost a year since I had them when I visited Cavallotto last fall, but my impression is that the '12s are definitely more approachable right now. The '13s need years more in the bottle, but I think when they come around will really be fantastic to drink. I wouldn't recommend opening a '1...
by jbray23
August 5th, 2020, 11:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2013 Cavallotto Barolo Bricco Boschis (Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo)
Replies: 20
Views: 2316

Re: TN: 2013 Cavallotto Barolo Bricco Boschis (Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo)

The ‘13 riservas are amazing although I prefer ‘12 a little more It's been almost a year since I had them when I visited Cavallotto last fall, but my impression is that the '12s are definitely more approachable right now. The '13s need years more in the bottle, but I think when they come around wil...
by jbray23
August 3rd, 2020, 11:51 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2013 Cavallotto Barolo Bricco Boschis (Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo)
Replies: 20
Views: 2316

Re: TN: 2013 Cavallotto Barolo Bricco Boschis (Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Barolo)

The ‘13 riservas are amazing although I prefer ‘12 a little more
by jbray23
July 18th, 2020, 10:26 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Has KLWM Lost Their Collective Minds?
Replies: 171
Views: 12992

Re: Has KLWM Lost Their Collective Minds?

KLWM is doing the same stuff with Roulot. The retailers I know are disgusted by their shameless ploy to drastically reduce long time customers' allocations until they start buying tons of other overpriced offerings they're peddling. There's smart, fair business and there's slimy business and they h...
by jbray23
July 17th, 2020, 10:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: The Garagiste Thread (The Great Enabler) Back to Life
Replies: 4096
Views: 431433

Re: The Garagiste Thread (The Great Enabler) Back to Life

I would be a buyer in these days, jon is going to get a lot of great deals and they are only going to get better... not a person to hype at all, just saying jon gets great deals based on the fact he can move VOLUME....I sent in for 6, wtf, Barolo for $14.. no brainer. Cheaper than a Nebbiolo..
by jbray23
July 17th, 2020, 10:20 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Has KLWM Lost Their Collective Minds?
Replies: 171
Views: 12992

Re: Has KLWM Lost Their Collective Minds?

I’m not standing up for Kermit here but I would’nt be surprised if this wasn’t coordinated effort of KM and Coche.
by jbray23
July 11th, 2020, 9:19 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Clos Rougeard Moving Forward
Replies: 76
Views: 5173

Re: Clos Rougeard Moving Forward

Run-up like Juge, the market better appreciating the incredible quality of this winery plus the anticipated changing of the guard. Given that coupled with the current economic uncertainty, and I’d be surprised if 2015 comes out higher. I expect it to be around the same plus maybe 5%. Pure speculati...
by jbray23
July 11th, 2020, 4:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 15348
Views: 786533

Re: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

5pk mixed Canonica Barolo and Neb..
by jbray23
June 17th, 2020, 10:00 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Etienne Sauzet Montrachet
Replies: 21
Views: 1547

Re: Etienne Sauzet Montrachet

Someone brought the 2006 to a dinner and it didn’t show well... I have a 2000 sleeping in the cellar and I’m looking forward to it / hoping it’s not premoxed... I hope the best for you with the ‘00... I will never buy another bottle of Sauzet after drinking way too far advanced examples of ‘00,’01 ...
by jbray23
May 28th, 2020, 9:02 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Pontet-Canet 2019 is out - but couldn't find any review?
Replies: 26
Views: 2364

Re: Pontet-Canet 2019 is out - but couldn't find any review?

I see I paid $69 for the 2008, on May 6th 2009. Helluva deal I told myself at the time, global financial crisis be damned. A warning of caution in 2020, as I am still waiting on Premier Cru to deliver! I am fearful that there will be many more wine businesses that go under and will ultimately not d...
by jbray23
May 21st, 2020, 9:57 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Bourbon Thread
Replies: 4114
Views: 235330

Re: The Bourbon Thread

Geez, sorry, I didn’t know that you had to let
go of 50 ppl, that does suck and I’m sorry, didn’t hear that part, also knew they were important but didn’t realize that they were business breaking... were the 50 mostly on prem?
by jbray23
May 21st, 2020, 4:01 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Bourbon Thread
Replies: 4114
Views: 235330

Re: The Bourbon Thread

Yep. Sucks. Still love Max and his son, Andy. Great source of top quality, great value Bourbon, BIB, and Rye. The big guy gets kicked in the nuts by the bigger guy....sorry man, just can’t feel sorry. Remember, you have the best wine book in Washington... and besides, you got VB..... A simple, sorr...
by jbray23
May 20th, 2020, 10:59 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Bourbon Thread
Replies: 4114
Views: 235330

Re: The Bourbon Thread

I am biased and bitter as we just lost Heaven Hill Ouch, sorry to hear that...... [pwn.gif] Yep. Sucks. Still love Max and his son, Andy. Great source of top quality, great value Bourbon, BIB, and Rye. The big guy gets kicked in the nuts by the bigger guy....sorry man, just can’t feel sorry. Rememb...
by jbray23
May 5th, 2020, 3:41 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Have you received your DRC Allocation?
Replies: 158
Views: 13172

Re: Have you received your DRC Allocation?

If you get any allocation of DRC then price isn’t a matter and you’re not getting gouged if you pay the price... Of course price matters. It's the same reason that list prices on US wineries matter. Why would I buy my allocation every year, good vintages and lesser vintages, as well as be compelled...
by jbray23
May 4th, 2020, 11:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Have you received your DRC Allocation?
Replies: 158
Views: 13172

Re: Have you received your DRC Allocation?

If you get any allocation of DRC then price isn’t a matter and you’re not getting gouged if you pay the price... I know what the wholesale is for RC is and what it fetches.... $4kish wholesale that sells for $18k on the secondary market... Again, if you can afford it and find it, quibbling over the ...
by jbray23
April 12th, 2020, 12:36 am
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: SOLD: Faethm 2017 Syrah and Grenache 4-Pack in OWC
Replies: 5
Views: 702

Re: Faethm 2017 Syrah and Grenache 4-Pack in OWC

robmundell wrote: March 23rd, 2020, 10:43 am Mike would love to have these. Any thought in a trade for them? My cellartracker.com username is RMundell let me know if anything interests you.
Reading the forum, have a 4 pack available, would be willing to trade, what do you have?
by jbray23
March 25th, 2020, 3:58 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: FedEx Just Delivered Wine and .....
Replies: 130
Views: 6584

Re: FedEx Just Delivered Wine and .....

Door bell rang, FedEx guy was almost back in his truck before I opened the door.
by jbray23
March 24th, 2020, 10:09 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: FYI: Gramercy Cellars Deal
Replies: 34
Views: 3667

Re: FYI: Gramercy Cellars Deal

This is about a $50 retail savings
by jbray23
March 21st, 2020, 10:29 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: First wine I've opened to drink at home in months (maybe a year): 2000 Dauvissat Clos
Replies: 34
Views: 1858

Re: First wine I've opened to drink at home in months (maybe a year): 2000 Dauvissat Clos

I’ve had this wine out of .750 and it was amazing, truly a ‘believer’ bottle, sorry
Yours was...
Pox’d
by jbray23
March 14th, 2020, 7:32 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Pacific NW Cabs/blends vs California - at the $50 price point
Replies: 45
Views: 3359

Re: Pacific NW Cabs/blends vs California - at the $50 price point

Slightly off topic PSA.. full pull paul bought a ton of older seven Hills wines when they cleared out their remaining inventory, old Riesling, cab, merlot BDx blends... he’s offering them at random theory HH offers and in store pick up.. picked up a ‘02 Ciro du Cheval.... cork was pristine, wine was...
by jbray23
March 7th, 2020, 10:20 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Campania: Guido Marsella, Salvatore Molettieri
Replies: 12
Views: 527

Re: Campania: Guido Marsella, Salvatore Molettieri

Yep, that’s why I was asking.... do you have a favorite there? Just got done picking up groceries; in Greve in Chianti until 14th. Lots of appointments this week: Riecine, San Giusto a Rentennano, Castello di Monsanto, Volpaia, Antico Lamole, etc. Would have to be both, Guido and Ciro, love them bo...
by jbray23
March 7th, 2020, 7:57 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Thoughts on Dave Phinney wines?
Replies: 35
Views: 3370

Re: Thoughts on Dave Phinney wines?

His wines are crap, all marketing, they should sell for a quarter of the price they do. But good for him for making a ton of money.

Now Dave Phinney the person is a great guy, pretty genuine.
by jbray23
March 6th, 2020, 10:03 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Campania: Guido Marsella, Salvatore Molettieri
Replies: 12
Views: 527

Re: Campania: Guido Marsella, Salvatore Molettieri

Yep, that’s why I was asking....
by jbray23
March 6th, 2020, 6:04 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2017 Girolamo Russo Etna Nerina (Italy, Sicily, Etna DOC)
Replies: 30
Views: 1323

Re: TN: 2017 Girolamo Russo Etna Nerina (Italy, Sicily, Etna DOC)

Curious about the question of agability and Russo wines and them being a ‘young’ producer, who is the oldest producer? What are the oldest bottles of Etna wine that people know of? I tasted 2000 Calabretta Etna Rosso with 2000 Biondi* for a Guild of Sommeliers podcast in 2011, those are probably th...
by jbray23
March 6th, 2020, 6:01 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Campania: Guido Marsella, Salvatore Molettieri
Replies: 12
Views: 527

Re: Campania: Guido Marsella, Salvatore Molettieri

Plans to visit Ciro picareillo?
by jbray23
March 4th, 2020, 11:16 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2017 Girolamo Russo Etna Nerina (Italy, Sicily, Etna DOC)
Replies: 30
Views: 1323

Re: TN: 2017 Girolamo Russo Etna Nerina (Italy, Sicily, Etna DOC)

Curious about the question of agability and Russo wines and them being a ‘young’ producer, who is the oldest producer? What are the oldest bottles of Etna wine that people know of?
by jbray23
February 18th, 2020, 1:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Scarecrow allocation
Replies: 122
Views: 13054

Re: Scarecrow allocation

The mag premium is crazy

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