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#501 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » December 4th, 2018, 7:35 pm

I’m not necc that upset to miss out on some offers...

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#502 Post by YLee » December 4th, 2018, 8:34 pm

Sh@n A wrote:
December 4th, 2018, 7:00 pm
YLee wrote:
December 4th, 2018, 4:04 pm
I reply within 10 seconds. Not a joke.
My point was not how quickly you respond, but when you receive the email itself, which could be 10 seconds or 5 minutes later than others.
If you check the email header, you can find out the path and time/delay it took to reach each hop. Then you can get an idea if you are getting delayed email.
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#503 Post by Sh@n A » December 5th, 2018, 5:32 am

C Chen wrote:
November 4th, 2018, 1:29 pm
Mich@el Ch@ng wrote:
November 3rd, 2018, 1:53 pm
199 for 16 jadot csj, ouch. I liked the $80 I paid for 14 at kl lol
I was reminded of your K&L threads when I saw that!
How is that 2016 price supported? Is the 2016 "special"? I had picked up some 2008s for $120, and saw some at auction recently for $80.
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#504 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » December 5th, 2018, 7:02 am

2015/16 are not only considered outstanding vintages but 2016 has extremely low production.

08 is a good vintage but not highly regarded. I recently got a bottle of d’Angerville 08 fremiets for a very low price.

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#505 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » December 5th, 2018, 4:24 pm

Only ended up getting 1 ruchottes

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#506 Post by C Chen » December 14th, 2018, 1:40 pm

Sigh, no luck on the 2016 Zind Humbrecht Clos Windsbuhl Pinot Gris. Greg politely offered 2016 Zind-Humbrecht Wintzenheim Pinot Gris Rotenberg at $34.99 instead, but I passed.
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#507 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » December 21st, 2018, 12:09 pm

02 rav mdt for 49? Wonder how long that lasted?

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#508 Post by DanielP » December 21st, 2018, 12:10 pm

Mich@el Ch@ng wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:09 pm
02 rav mdt for 49? Wonder how long that lasted?
Pretty clearly a typo
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#509 Post by Neal.Mollen » December 21st, 2018, 12:39 pm

DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:10 pm
Mich@el Ch@ng wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:09 pm
02 rav mdt for 49? Wonder how long that lasted?
Pretty clearly a typo
Which part? 49? or whatever "rav mdt" is?
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#510 Post by DanielP » December 21st, 2018, 12:52 pm

Neal.Mollen wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:39 pm
DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:10 pm
Mich@el Ch@ng wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:09 pm
02 rav mdt for 49? Wonder how long that lasted?
Pretty clearly a typo
Which part? 49? or whatever "rav mdt" is?
Most likely missing a pesky little "2" in front of the 49.99
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#511 Post by Neal.Mollen » December 21st, 2018, 12:57 pm

DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:52 pm
Neal.Mollen wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:39 pm
DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:10 pm


Pretty clearly a typo
Which part? 49? or whatever "rav mdt" is?
Most likely missing a pesky little "2" in front of the 49.99
Are you saying you can't buy rav mdt all day long for 49.99? I have never paid more than 49 for rav mdt before.

I don't think. But maybe I have. Because I DON'T KNOW WTF A RAV MDT IS
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#512 Post by DanielP » December 21st, 2018, 12:59 pm

Neal.Mollen wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:57 pm
DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:52 pm
Neal.Mollen wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:39 pm


Which part? 49? or whatever "rav mdt" is?
Most likely missing a pesky little "2" in front of the 49.99
Are you saying you can't buy rav mdt all day long for 49.99? I have never paid more than 49 for rav mdt before.

I don't think. But maybe I have. Because I DON'T KNOW WTF A RAV MDT IS
lol, 2002 Francois Raveneau Chablis 1er Monte de Tonerre
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#513 Post by Dennis Atick » December 21st, 2018, 1:28 pm

DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:52 pm
Neal.Mollen wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:39 pm
DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:10 pm


Pretty clearly a typo
Which part? 49? or whatever "rav mdt" is?
Most likely missing a pesky little "2" in front of the 49.99
Ha. we should be so lucky. Try a "3"
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#514 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » December 21st, 2018, 1:46 pm

Dennis Atick wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 1:28 pm
DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:52 pm
Neal.Mollen wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:39 pm


Which part? 49? or whatever "rav mdt" is?
Most likely missing a pesky little "2" in front of the 49.99
Ha. we should be so lucky. Try a "3"
It’ll probably sell; that’s a pretty risky dice roll.

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#515 Post by Neal.Mollen » December 21st, 2018, 1:46 pm

DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:59 pm
Neal.Mollen wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:57 pm
DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:52 pm


Most likely missing a pesky little "2" in front of the 49.99
Are you saying you can't buy rav mdt all day long for 49.99? I have never paid more than 49 for rav mdt before.

I don't think. But maybe I have. Because I DON'T KNOW WTF A RAV MDT IS
lol, 2002 Francois Raveneau Chablis 1er Monte de Tonerre
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#516 Post by Mattstolz » December 21st, 2018, 6:21 pm

DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:52 pm
Neal.Mollen wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:39 pm

Which part? 49? or whatever "rav mdt" is?
Most likely missing a pesky little "2" in front of the 49.99
actually, it was missing a 3.

figured it was worth a shot as long as I qualified that I only wanted it if the $49 was true. haha

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#517 Post by Mattstolz » January 9th, 2019, 2:20 pm

I decided to jump in on a couple of these Roagna Langhe Rossos. anyone else grab these?

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#518 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » January 9th, 2019, 2:28 pm

Yeah I asked for a couple

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#519 Post by Mike Evans » January 9th, 2019, 3:02 pm

Dennis Atick wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 1:28 pm
DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:52 pm
Neal.Mollen wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:39 pm


Which part? 49? or whatever "rav mdt" is?
Most likely missing a pesky little "2" in front of the 49.99
Ha. we should be so lucky. Try a "3"
I think I still have the 59.99 price sticker on my remaining 1997 Raveneau Les Forêts.

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#520 Post by Josh Grossman » January 9th, 2019, 8:07 pm

I think I must have just about the entire horizontal of the '16 Aubert de Villaine. It would be fun to stick in one DRC in the blind taste lineup whenever these get opened.

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#521 Post by Dennis Atick » January 10th, 2019, 3:19 am

Mike Evans wrote:
January 9th, 2019, 3:02 pm
Dennis Atick wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 1:28 pm
DanielPaik wrote:
December 21st, 2018, 12:52 pm


Most likely missing a pesky little "2" in front of the 49.99
Ha. we should be so lucky. Try a "3"
I think I still have the 59.99 price sticker on my remaining 1997 Raveneau Les Forêts.
Can't even imagine....and... if you need help [wink.gif]
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#522 Post by Dennis Atick » January 10th, 2019, 8:28 am

2014 Hereiters Lafon Vire Clesse offer that just came across at $27 per is a no-brainer reload for me.
You can thank me later.

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#523 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » January 10th, 2019, 9:07 am

Asked for a 3 pack

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#524 Post by julianseersmartin » January 10th, 2019, 9:11 am

Yeah I've gone in too. Never tried but a big fan of Lafon so I'm looking forward to it.

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#525 Post by Troy Stark » January 12th, 2019, 5:14 pm

I went in on it, but got denied. Sold out. :( They said they'll have another offer of Lafon this week, so be on watch.
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#526 Post by YLee » January 14th, 2019, 1:23 pm

Asked for '85 canon and Henri Boillot
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#527 Post by RyanC » January 14th, 2019, 1:24 pm

YLee wrote:
January 14th, 2019, 1:23 pm
Asked for '85 canon and Henri Boillot
I was sorely, sorely tempted by both.
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#528 Post by YLee » January 14th, 2019, 1:28 pm

RyanC wrote:
January 14th, 2019, 1:24 pm
YLee wrote:
January 14th, 2019, 1:23 pm
Asked for '85 canon and Henri Boillot
I was sorely, sorely tempted by both.
I hear you. I couldnt decide so I just flipped a coin for it.
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#529 Post by RyanC » January 14th, 2019, 1:29 pm

YLee wrote:
January 14th, 2019, 1:28 pm
RyanC wrote:
January 14th, 2019, 1:24 pm
YLee wrote:
January 14th, 2019, 1:23 pm
Asked for '85 canon and Henri Boillot
I was sorely, sorely tempted by both.
I hear you. I couldnt decide so I just flipped a coin for it.
If I hadn't booked a Cabo trip 10 mins before getting the offer, I would have been all in on both. Choices are tough.
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#530 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » January 14th, 2019, 1:30 pm

Asked for Boillot.

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#531 Post by YLee » January 14th, 2019, 1:33 pm

RyanC wrote:
January 14th, 2019, 1:29 pm
YLee wrote:
January 14th, 2019, 1:28 pm
RyanC wrote:
January 14th, 2019, 1:24 pm


I was sorely, sorely tempted by both.
I hear you. I couldnt decide so I just flipped a coin for it.
If I hadn't booked a Cabo trip 10 mins before getting the offer, I would have been all in on both. Choices are tough.
Cabo sounds better to me! Enjoy!
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#532 Post by Neal.Mollen » January 14th, 2019, 1:50 pm

Wanted the Canon badly. Deleted nonetheless
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#533 Post by Mattstolz » January 14th, 2019, 3:43 pm

Neal.Mollen wrote:
January 14th, 2019, 1:50 pm
Wanted the Canon badly. Deleted nonetheless
I think I was far too late requesting when I saw it an hour after the email was sent. [swearing.gif] Canon is my favorite!

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#534 Post by C Chen » January 14th, 2019, 4:11 pm

Mich@el Ch@ng wrote:
January 14th, 2019, 1:30 pm
Asked for Boillot.
So good, I could cry.
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#535 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » January 15th, 2019, 2:33 pm

passed on ramonet but not M-G.

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#536 Post by alan weinberg » January 15th, 2019, 5:35 pm

Mich@el Ch@ng wrote:
January 15th, 2019, 2:33 pm
passed on ramonet but not M-G.
what was the Ramonet offer? (I dropped off his list.)

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#537 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » January 15th, 2019, 5:39 pm

14 morgeot for 149

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#538 Post by Brent Fraker » January 18th, 2019, 2:12 pm

What does everyone think about this 83 Charles Noellat NSG for $60?

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#539 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » January 18th, 2019, 2:24 pm

I mean... you're kind of rolling the dice on a 36 year old village wine.

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#540 Post by Brent Fraker » January 18th, 2019, 2:33 pm

Mich@el Ch@ng wrote:
January 18th, 2019, 2:24 pm
I mean... you're kind of rolling the dice on a 36 year old village wine.
That's my thinking. I'm just not particularly familiar with this producer, so was more so curious about that.

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#541 Post by YLee » January 18th, 2019, 2:44 pm

It's a definite pass for me. Not worth the risk.
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#542 Post by alan weinberg » January 18th, 2019, 5:17 pm

83 is a solid vintage. Still holding. Looks reasonable to me if fill good. Leroy has relabeled and sold a lot of those Noellat after buying the domaine.

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#543 Post by John Glas » January 18th, 2019, 5:44 pm

Have not pop anything I received from the fall shipment but might need to do this weekend!

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#544 Post by alan weinberg » January 19th, 2019, 8:37 am

Mich@el Ch@ng wrote:
January 15th, 2019, 5:39 pm
14 morgeot for 149
too much. I bought it in late Dec elsewhere for $100.

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#545 Post by Mich@el Ch@ng » January 19th, 2019, 10:22 am

Yeah that’s why I passed.

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#546 Post by Andrew A r n t f i e l d » January 24th, 2019, 8:17 am

2014 Valentini Trebbiano d'Abruzzo is $110. Previous Envoyer offers were $90 for the 2013 and $75 for the 2011.

I expect the increases are at source and not Greg's doing. Still... ouch. It's a big pass at that price.

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#547 Post by YLee » January 24th, 2019, 9:08 am

People who has received aged ex-cellar wines in the past, in what condition were the wines? Sometimes I am hesitant to request old ex-cellar wines due to lack of bottle info in their emails. What are the neck fill level, label condition, cork, etc?

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#548 Post by RyanC » January 24th, 2019, 9:19 am

YLee wrote:
January 24th, 2019, 9:08 am
People who has received aged ex-cellar wines in the past, in what condition were the wines? Sometimes I am hesitant to request old ex-cellar wines due to lack of bottle info in their emails. What are the neck fill level, label condition, cork, etc?

TIA!
In my experience, the quality has been excellent -- with the caveat that I'm rarely buying pre-1990s stuff.
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#549 Post by C Chen » January 24th, 2019, 9:41 am

YLee wrote:
January 24th, 2019, 9:08 am
People who has received aged ex-cellar wines in the past, in what condition were the wines? Sometimes I am hesitant to request old ex-cellar wines due to lack of bottle info in their emails. What are the neck fill level, label condition, cork, etc?

TIA!
Has anyone reported corked wines to Greg? What was your experience?
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#550 Post by YLee » January 24th, 2019, 10:15 am

C Chen wrote:
January 24th, 2019, 9:41 am
YLee wrote:
January 24th, 2019, 9:08 am
People who has received aged ex-cellar wines in the past, in what condition were the wines? Sometimes I am hesitant to request old ex-cellar wines due to lack of bottle info in their emails. What are the neck fill level, label condition, cork, etc?

TIA!
Has anyone reported corked wines to Greg? What was your experience?
I only signed up with Envoyer couple of months ago so I havent received any of my orders yet. I was just wondering for potential future orders since his emails only states vintage and producer.
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