Kinsman Inaugural Release

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Re: Kinsman Inaugural Release

#51 Post by rdlang » July 26th, 2019, 1:22 pm

For those loving Sleeping Lady Vineyard, I would highly recommend Nicholson Jones, made by Julien Fayard. And I agree with Bill Texs' comment on Materium. I just had one and it tasted more like a Mike Smith wine than TRB. You should add Realm to the list of selling out immediately...
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#52 Post by bweimer » September 10th, 2019, 9:54 am

This was supposed to be officially released today. Anyone see an offer yet?
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#53 Post by NickRut » September 10th, 2019, 10:06 am

Offer hit my inbox a bit ago. Reviews are stellar.
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#54 Post by Degarmo.j » September 10th, 2019, 10:19 am

Really excited for this project. Tasted with Shea back in July and went in for a 3 pack of each. Really great stuff they’re making and excited to see where this goes.
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#55 Post by Jonathan Sirot » September 10th, 2019, 10:27 am

The early bird gets the wine. Congratulations Shae and Nigel. Your debut is a monster smash already. The Rhadamanthus already sold out. In less than an hour and a half. Originally I put in order for the Rhadamanthus only, but then realized I probably should try both. Charge card be damned, but I am pretty sure I wont be sorry. I suspect these will be a hot commodity and tough to find at retail.

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#56 Post by dougwilder » September 10th, 2019, 12:19 pm

The wines from Nigel and Shae Kinsman are well worth getting on the list for. I just devoted three pages to them in my latest issue. I met Nigel years ago at Stagecoach and very happy to see the success he and his family are having with this project.
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#57 Post by Andrew Ing » September 10th, 2019, 12:43 pm

Ugh. I snoozed for a couple of hours and only got to the Anjea. Oh well. Looking forward to trying it out.
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#58 Post by Rajesh P a r i k h » September 10th, 2019, 12:48 pm

I was able to snag both 3-packs. Really looking forward to trying these. It’s going to be tough to let these sit awhile first.

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#59 Post by dougwilder » September 10th, 2019, 1:11 pm

Rajesh P a r i k h wrote:
September 10th, 2019, 12:48 pm
I was able to snag both 3-packs. Really looking forward to trying these. It’s going to be tough to let these sit awhile first.
I recommend holding for at least a year on both wines.
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#60 Post by Lee Ibarra » September 10th, 2019, 1:40 pm

NickRut wrote:
May 30th, 2019, 2:01 pm
KenL. wrote:
May 30th, 2019, 7:30 am
NickRut wrote:
May 30th, 2019, 7:22 am
Anyone not buying mind sharing their allocation? Intrigued by the project and didn’t sign up in time.
As far as I know the official release will be on the fall.



Oh that’s good, thank you for the heads up.

I’m impatient though so if anyone is passing, I’m certainly interested.
Nick I’m not wanting my full allocation of Anjea. Let me know if you want a bottle or two.

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Re: Kinsman Inaugural Release

#61 Post by blarmston » September 10th, 2019, 2:38 pm

In for a three pack of the Diamond Mountain juice. Would’ve liked to grab the Sleeping Lady as well but with Greer last week, Memento Mori today, and MacDonald next week, September is gonna be a rough month for the AMEX...
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#62 Post by Glen Gold » September 10th, 2019, 5:47 pm

And it looks like both are now sold out.
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#63 Post by Ian S » September 10th, 2019, 6:23 pm

What was the per-bottle price of the Sleeping Lady and the Diamond Mountain?
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#64 Post by Glen Gold » September 10th, 2019, 6:33 pm

Ian S wrote:
September 10th, 2019, 6:23 pm
What was the per-bottle price of the Sleeping Lady and the Diamond Mountain?
$195 and $235
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Re: Kinsman Inaugural Release

#65 Post by OwenB » September 11th, 2019, 5:12 am

I was able to get a pack of the Sleeping Lady. Shae was super helpful. If anyone in the NYC area wasn’t able to get some I’d be happy to share a bottle at cost.

I’d also swap one (plus the price difference) for a bottle of the Diamond Mountain if anyone has interest.
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