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by Peter Shurman
December 9th, 2018, 6:43 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Recent wines
Replies: 13
Views: 553

Re: Recent wines

Useful notes, thanks. Carricante is relatively new to me so I am exploring the entry level bottles before raising the ante. So far one from Valenti called Enrice IV has been the winner. ‘Any suggestions for us bottom feeders? Best, Jim the entry level from Terre Nere is quite good, usually it's 65%...
by Peter Shurman
December 9th, 2018, 5:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What bottle of wine did you open today?
Replies: 9892
Views: 315218

Re: What bottle of wine did you open today?

last night
2012 Detert Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon

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by Peter Shurman
December 8th, 2018, 4:42 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What bottle of wine did you open today?
Replies: 9892
Views: 315218

Re: What bottle of wine did you open today?

last night
2014 G.D. Vajra Barbera d'Alba

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by Peter Shurman
December 7th, 2018, 5:42 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wedding Wine Thoughts?
Replies: 34
Views: 1025

Re: Wedding Wine Thoughts?

so slave2thevine is getting married ... [cheers.gif]

congratulations!!!!
by Peter Shurman
November 25th, 2018, 2:37 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: Tenuta delle Terre Nere
Replies: 14
Views: 718

Re: TN: Tenuta delle Terre Nere

awesome ... thanks for sharing your perspective.

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by Peter Shurman
November 5th, 2018, 10:14 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: My final Berserker offer - DONE and Dusted
Replies: 52
Views: 3221

Re: My final Berserker offer

Thanks. I noticed that. If you can believe it, I've tried to get my parent LLC to allow "per bottle" discounts for 5 years and they won't do it. I'll take care of it. Sorry about that. So I should place my order and you will handle it on the back end? Best to send me an email with what you want to ...
by Peter Shurman
October 29th, 2018, 7:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2016 Tenuta Delle Terre Nere Etna Rosso
Replies: 28
Views: 1263

Re: TN: 2016 Tenuta Delle Terre Nere Etna Rosso

good wine year in year out ... great value ... [cheers.gif]
by Peter Shurman
October 29th, 2018, 7:15 pm
Forum: Offline Planner
Topic: Grapes The Wine Co - Jean Edwards Cellars Wine Dinner 11/7/18 (Rye, NY)
Replies: 7
Views: 265

Re: Grapes The Wine Co - Jean Edwards Cellars Wine Dinner 11/7/18 (Rye, NY)

Tell Posner to stop slacking and post that menu in his friggin emails ... [cheers.gif]
by Peter Shurman
October 23rd, 2018, 7:48 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Caterwaul, new project from Rivers Marie with Regusci Vineyard fruit
Replies: 69
Views: 6597

Re: Caterwaul, new project from Rivers Marie with Regusci Vineyard fruit

missed last year, made damn sure I didn't miss this offer.

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by Peter Shurman
October 17th, 2018, 7:24 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Weekly Wine Consumption Poll
Replies: 30
Views: 1080

Re: Weekly Wine Consumption Poll

geez, for people who are berserk about wine, you guys and gals are for the most part, disappointing ... [cheers.gif]
by Peter Shurman
September 12th, 2018, 5:31 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: LTB MACDONALD
Replies: 6
Views: 835

Re: LTB MACDONALD @ Cost

good luck

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by Peter Shurman
July 31st, 2018, 4:57 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Carriers Trashing Wine?
Replies: 4
Views: 464

Carriers Trashing Wine?

thrashing the wines? or keeping the goods for themselves?
by Peter Shurman
July 31st, 2018, 4:54 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: And it all started in a small wine shop in Springfield NJ
Replies: 8
Views: 1160

And it all started in a small wine shop in Springfield NJ

I remember shopping for wine at the old Wine Library back in the day, and a young Gary V helping me find that bargain Cabernet I had read about in Wine Spectator..... What a difference a few decades makes..... https://finance.yahoo.com/video/why-investor-gary-vaynerchuk-thinks-192840545.html?.tsrc=...
by Peter Shurman
July 29th, 2018, 6:02 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?
Replies: 1958
Views: 116927

What Bedrock wine are you drinking tonight?

last night
2014 Lorenzo's Heritage

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by Peter Shurman
July 25th, 2018, 7:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WLTV Forums...what happened?
Replies: 22
Views: 1596

WLTV Forums...what happened?

Kirk.Grant wrote:
TimF wrote:It was advocating the killing of a major US political figure. Not sure if it was in jest or not.
That's not good to even joke about...I think they send out those folks in fitted black suits if you do that.
I'm still standing.
by Peter Shurman
July 25th, 2018, 7:33 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WLTV Forums...what happened?
Replies: 22
Views: 1596

WLTV Forums...what happened?

while I deplore violence ....

f*ck The Elf. f*ck WL.

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by Peter Shurman
July 12th, 2018, 4:20 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2016 Rivers Marie Cabernet release
Replies: 74
Views: 6600

2017 Rivers Marie Cabernet release

cjsavino wrote:Tuesday 7/17

Looks like they have added the Herb Lamb vineyard
2017? me thinks you need to edit the thread title CJ ... [cheers.gif]
by Peter Shurman
July 7th, 2018, 2:12 pm
Forum: Commerce Corner - Wine Classifieds
Topic: FS: Italian wines - ALL GONE
Replies: 6
Views: 954

FS: Italian wines - New Wines, Prices Adjusted

Continuing to do some thinning. Same as usual, buyer pays shipping, accepts risk upon drop off at shipper. Paypal preferred (friends and family). All prices are per bottle, all bottles are 750s. 1 x 2010 Le Macchiole Paleo Rosso $80 1 x 2006 Romano Dal Forno Valpolicella Superiore $70 1 x 2006 Tua ...
by Peter Shurman
April 3rd, 2018, 2:27 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: GaryVee Wine Club
Replies: 73
Views: 6397

GaryVee Wine Club

We did some business with him and he moved inventory. He didn't have to flog the wines he had a lot of - he could move wines he said were shitty. He called one of ours a bad wine and moved several pallets of it because his followers wanted to know what a bad wine was. The one thing I can say about ...
by Peter Shurman
April 3rd, 2018, 2:26 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: GaryVee Wine Club
Replies: 73
Views: 6397

GaryVee Wine Club

I usually consider wines that Gary recommends as ones that I wouldn't buy. Ok I'll bite. So why is that? Kinda pointless comment without any context (and honestly comes across as being a pretty pretentious one) You got it wrong. It's JaGD. are you still using your old WL credentials to get into tra...
by Peter Shurman
March 30th, 2018, 5:04 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: GaryVee Wine Club
Replies: 73
Views: 6397

GaryVee Wine Club

with regards to the private label, so far, just once ... [cheers.gif]
by Peter Shurman
March 7th, 2018, 5:23 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Suckling in NYC - Italian
Replies: 15
Views: 1782

Suckling in NYC - Italian

Some observations and opinions from last night. First off, waiting on line to get in @ 5pm was a PITA. Once in, battling the overflowing crowd was another PITA. The wines I got to taste were for the most part very good to excellent even though they were young and mostly tannic. My wine of the night ...
by Peter Shurman
March 6th, 2018, 10:51 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Suckling in NYC - Italian
Replies: 15
Views: 1782

Suckling in NYC - Italian

If I remember correctly, the master Roberto was pouring those from magnums that year.

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by Peter Shurman
March 3rd, 2018, 12:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TNs: 08, 09, 10, 13 Vajra Albe
Replies: 13
Views: 1000

TNs: 08, 09, 10, 13 Vajra Albe

Thanks for the TN's KDawg ... [cheers.gif]
by Peter Shurman
March 3rd, 2018, 8:52 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Suckling in NYC - Italian
Replies: 15
Views: 1782

Suckling in NYC - Italian

This will be my third year attending. Go early ... [cheers.gif]
by Peter Shurman
February 28th, 2018, 8:22 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Some thoughts from a Sojourn Release Party
Replies: 5
Views: 692

Some thoughts from a Sojourn Release Party

Sojourn, across the board, never disappoints. Never. Ever.

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by Peter Shurman
February 28th, 2018, 7:50 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 9818
Views: 436676

What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

since the last time ... 2013 Pio Cesare Barolo 2013 Tua Rita Giusto di Notri 2016 Twenty Rows Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 Hourglass HG III 2014 Ehlers Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 Máté Brunello di Montalcino 2014 The Dude GaryVee Wine Club #5 2009 Les Deux Comtés 2017 Bedrock Ode to Lulu Old Vine Rosé...
by Peter Shurman
February 28th, 2018, 7:41 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Finally had a good wine day.
Replies: 10
Views: 1009

Finally had a good wine day.

The Doc having bad wine days ... WTF is up with that ... [cheers.gif]
by Peter Shurman
February 22nd, 2018, 12:07 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2011 Louis Baisinbert Beaune 1er Cru Marconnets
Replies: 2
Views: 145

TN: 2011 Louis Baisinbert Beaune 1er Cru Marconnets

posting your TN here Subby, you must be bored ... neener
by Peter Shurman
February 21st, 2018, 8:38 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 9818
Views: 436676

What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

Neal.Mollen wrote:
Joe B wrote:
Neal.Mollen wrote:Who me? Just sitting over here, deleting offers as they come in. Easy-peasy.
There are some really good deals and bargains today.
I'm happy for you
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by Peter Shurman
February 10th, 2018, 3:13 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Does the Avatar or Screen Name of a reviewer affect your opinion of a wine?
Replies: 21
Views: 524

Does the Avatar or Screen Name of a reviewer affect your opinion of a wine?

I'm $ure We$tche$ter ha$ quite a few Trump$ter$ in re$idence ... hope it wasn't a good bottle you shared with her.
by Peter Shurman
February 10th, 2018, 3:00 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Has the new shipping bans altered your wine purchases.
Replies: 34
Views: 1658

Has the new shipping bans altered your wine purchases.

loose lips
sink ships
you guys throwing retailers names around should edit or delete your posts.

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by Peter Shurman
February 1st, 2018, 6:09 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 9818
Views: 436676

What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

Russ Williams wrote:
1 of each?? [berserker.gif]
I wish ... [berserker.gif]
by Peter Shurman
February 1st, 2018, 4:32 pm
Forum: BYO Forum - Wine at Restaurants
Topic: Corkage - Napa, CA
Replies: 5
Views: 400

Corkage - Napa, CA

Thought this list of restaurants and corkage costs might be helpful for those visiting Napa. http://www.napalife.com/corkage.pdf If going to Hurley’s make sure not to decant. They will refuse to honor corkage on any bottle they feel has been previously opened. remind me not to go to Hurley's ... [c...
by Peter Shurman
February 1st, 2018, 4:25 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What bottle of wine did you open today?
Replies: 9892
Views: 315218

What bottle of wine did you open today?

2010 Sandler Pinot Noir Keefer Ranch

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by Peter Shurman
February 1st, 2018, 4:22 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?
Replies: 9818
Views: 436676

What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

fwiw January always seems to kick my ass. since the last time ... 2014 Ridge Monte Bello Historic Vines GaryVee Wine Club #4 2016 Rivers-Marie Pinot Noir Silver Eagle Vineyard 2016 Rivers-Marie Pinot Noir Occidental Ridge Vineyard 2016 Rivers-Marie Pinot Noir Bearwallow Vineyard 2016 Rivers-Marie Pi...
by Peter Shurman
January 29th, 2018, 6:35 pm
Forum: Stoneking Benefit Fundraiser Auctions
Topic: Stoneking Auction Lot 40 - Sandler - CLOSED
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Stoneking Auction Lot 40 - Sandler - CLOSED

Don't worry, it's standing on death row as I type. One night this week it will become just a memory ... [cheers.gif]
by Peter Shurman
January 29th, 2018, 5:52 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay IX (January 27, 2018 - it was a doozy!)
Topic: BerserkerDay Awards!!! (winners announced, 'trophies' awarded)
Replies: 27
Views: 2986

BerserkerDay Awards!!! (seeking final number counts - please read!)

Hey Todd is there a category for how much coin one dropped on BD?

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by Peter Shurman
January 29th, 2018, 5:19 pm
Forum: Stoneking Benefit Fundraiser Auctions
Topic: Stoneking Auction Lot 40 - Sandler - CLOSED
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Stoneking Auction Lot 40 - Sandler - CLOSED

Todd F r e n c h wrote:
Peter Shurman wrote:Received these bottles today ... thanks Todd!

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Enjoy! I love Sandler Keefer Pinot
I almost pobegad the 2010.
by Peter Shurman
January 29th, 2018, 5:12 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: GaryVee Wine Club
Replies: 73
Views: 6397

GaryVee Wine Club

From wikipedia "Vaynerchuk has made a number of personal investments as an angel investor including in women’s publisher PureWow in 2017. He has also invested in Facebook, Twitter, Venmo and dozens of other startups.[27][8] In 2017 Entrepreneur magazine put Vaynerchuk's net worth at $160 million." ...
by Peter Shurman
January 29th, 2018, 3:43 pm
Forum: Stoneking Benefit Fundraiser Auctions
Topic: Stoneking Auction Lot 40 - Sandler - CLOSED
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Stoneking Auction Lot 40 - Sandler - CLOSED

Received these bottles today ... thanks Todd!

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by Peter Shurman
January 28th, 2018, 10:05 am
Forum: BerserkerDay IX (January 27, 2018 - it was a doozy!)
Topic: BerserkerDay Awards!!! (winners announced, 'trophies' awarded)
Replies: 27
Views: 2986

BerserkerDay Awards!!!

140 ... DAMN!
and I thought Subby and I were BSC ...
way to go John ... champagne.gif
by Peter Shurman
January 27th, 2018, 10:29 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay IX (January 27, 2018 - it was a doozy!)
Topic: Longplay Wine - Chardonnay and Pinot specials with $1 shipping!
Replies: 19
Views: 798

Longplay Wine - Chardonnay and Pinot specials with $1 shipping!

Could not resist the PN Nerdical, upgraded to 6 is that because you're a nerd ... neener Hey There Buddyyyyy.... Just wait a minute, wait one minute right there.... I resemble that remark!!! Good to see they let you out on parole, I'll ping you when I'm up in NYC next, we'll cause trouble. Cool. I'...
by Peter Shurman
January 27th, 2018, 8:21 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay IX (January 27, 2018 - it was a doozy!)
Topic: JEAN EDWARDS CELLARS: Sorry Offer Closed
Replies: 92
Views: 3274

JEAN EDWARDS CELLARS: Hello Old Friends - NEW OFFER JUST ADDED (original offer sold out)

Unfortunately Chris, I have it on good authority that everyone you buy wine from drinks them and refills them with Welch's. I heard GaryVee even upcharges you for the privilege. This made my day LOL [highfive.gif] [cheers.gif] Happy to hear. Chris is great people, and I have been MIA for quite a lo...
by Peter Shurman
January 27th, 2018, 8:10 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay IX (January 27, 2018 - it was a doozy!)
Topic: BerserkerDay IX Master Thread/FAQ - Records set!!! Over $500,000 in wine/wine related goods sold!
Replies: 252
Views: 13455

BerserkerDay IX Master Thread/FAQ (Please Read) ALL OFFERS POSTED, AUCTIONS LIVE!

So Subby goes bat sh*t crazy and comes in @ 104 bottles on 18 buys. Well done my old friend! I too went bat sh*t crazy and currently sit @ 16 buys that totaled 109 bottles. Co-champs? [cheers.gif] Nice Pete! Though I hate to tell you I tacked on some Burg that I missed to hit a buck 10. I'm out tho...
by Peter Shurman
January 27th, 2018, 7:59 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay IX (January 27, 2018 - it was a doozy!)
Topic: Weinbau Paetra -Willamette Valley Riesling, PN, PG, ROSE.
Replies: 76
Views: 2322

Weinbau Paetra -Willamette Valley Riesling, PN, PG, ROSE.

I thought I was done for the day ... then I starting reading about these Rieslings ... looking forward to trying them ... [cheers.gif]
by Peter Shurman
January 27th, 2018, 7:10 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay IX (January 27, 2018 - it was a doozy!)
Topic: Sandler Rolls Back the Prices, 33% Savings on 4 Packs!
Replies: 68
Views: 2697

Sandler Rolls Back the Prices, 33% Savings on 4 Packs!

SS Chris Stanisci wrote:
Peter Shurman wrote:
SS Chris Stanisci wrote:Nice offer!!! in for (3) Pinot 4-packs!!
One for each son, what a guy ... neener
Nope....they all got college....I'm done with them!! First time buying Sandler....partially due to you....ya Bastid!!
LLtD ... :toivo

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