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#1 Post by Frank Smith »

There have been several lastbottlewines.com threads, so I thought it would be good to create one overall thread for discussion about the LastBottleWines deals similar to the Garagiste thread. Excellent deals so far!

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#2 Post by Chad Richardson »

Well, dammit. I got the email with the contest results, got the Heitz Cab email, nothing since. Assumed no new offers yet. But now I see Pahlmeyer on offer that I knew nothing about. And the site claims it's never heard of my registered email address, so apparently I ceased to exist. Reregistering.
So what else did I miss?? [head-bang.gif] [swearing.gif]
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#3 Post by DGriffin »

I think the only other wine offered was a 2000 Mayacamas Cabernet.
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#4 Post by M. Linzbach »

Might I suggest this thread gets renamed to the actual site name? LastBottleWines.com as LastBottle.com is a parked domain.

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#5 Post by Neal.Mollen »

3 offers I know of. The Mayacamas, the 2004 Montrose for $40 and the current 2006 Pahlmeyer Red for $65.
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#6 Post by zachary l a n g »

I've been emailing with Corey Wagner - they're having a few glitches with the website that they're working on

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#7 Post by JATranfo »

Chad Richardson wrote:Well, dammit. I got the email with the contest results, got the Heitz Cab email, nothing since. Assumed no new offers yet. But now I see Pahlmeyer on offer that I knew nothing about. And the site claims it's never heard of my registered email address, so apparently I ceased to exist. Reregistering.
So what else did I miss?? [head-bang.gif] [swearing.gif]
Having the same experience as we speak. Sent an email and got a superfast reply from Cory Wagner that they are dealing with the glitch. Impressed both with level of communications and the offers thus far.
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#8 Post by Frank Smith »

So far there has been:

2001 Heitz Cabernet Sauvignon Martha's Vineyard $79
2000 Mayacamas Cabernet Sauvignon $37
2004 Montrose $42
2006 Pahlmeyer Red $65

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#9 Post by Cory Wagner »

Thanks for all the interest everyone! We are sorting through a few website issues and hope to have them all fixed today. I will start sending out emails again shortly. No one has been dropped from the list, we just didn't want to draw extra traffic today to the website since it wasn't working properly.

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#10 Post by Lance Smith »

Cory - looks like the registration process isn't functioning right now. Just an FYI

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#11 Post by Dave Smig »

i went ahead and reregistered, so far so good. didn't purchase anything yet though.
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#12 Post by Steve Gautier »

M. Linzbach wrote:BTW, could be an expensive site for me.
+1 although shipping costs seemed reasonable and I like the variety of shipping choices. I already have some of the Pahlmeyer in my cellar (wish I had paid this price) but I am tempted to buy more.

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#13 Post by Nick_Ortiz »

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#14 Post by gene keenan »

i laughed out loud when i read parkers note:
"meaty aromas interwoven with melted asphalt,"
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Nick_Ortiz wrote:Steve,

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#16 Post by scamhi »

it is a shame that you have to click through to the website in order to see the price.
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#17 Post by mike pobega »

Man, I had 2 of the Pahlmeyers in my baskets and BAMMM! Gone. Too bad, I really love that one......

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#18 Post by Glenn L e v i n e »

Frank Smith wrote:So far there has been:

2001 Heitz Cabernet Sauvignon Martha's Vineyard $79
2000 Mayacamas Cabernet Sauvignon $37
2004 Montrose $42
2006 Pahlmeyer Red $65
Only one I saw was the Heitz?
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#19 Post by mike pobega »

Cory, Here's a recco: If there is something in the cart, it should remain for 3 minutes, aka Lot18. It takes time to check out.
Just a thought......
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#20 Post by Cory Wagner »

Hi Mike. We had gone back and forth with that option but we ran into a few problems since we only have one wine at a time and the website moves to the next when it sells out. Sorry you missed out on the Pahlmeyer but I think we should have something to your liking in the next few days. [cheers.gif]

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#21 Post by Jorge Henriquez »

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#22 Post by mike pobega »

It appears that both the squeaky wheel can occasionally get some grease and: customer service is important to Lastbottle, AKA Cory and I was able to get two bottles of the Pahlmeyer that had been un-ordered by someone else.

Thanks Cory.

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#23 Post by Randy Sloan »

375ml of 2006 Mitolo G.A.M. Shiraz on there right now for $17... just in time if anyone is making pancakes this weekend. neener
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#24 Post by Carl Jensen »

Randy Sloan wrote:375ml of 2006 Mitolo G.A.M. Shiraz on there right now for $17... just in time if anyone is making pancakes this weekend. neener
Oh, come on, the GAM is a nice wine.

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#25 Post by Tyler Rico »

Randy Sloan wrote:375ml of 2006 Mitolo G.A.M. Shiraz on there right now for $17... just in time if anyone is making pancakes this weekend. neener
I thought that's what the pahlmeyer was for newhere

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#26 Post by mike pobega »

The G.A.M. is a nice wine. The Pahlmeyer is a very nice wine.
$17 per half is a great deal.

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#27 Post by Cris Whetstone »

Tyler Rico wrote:
Randy Sloan wrote:375ml of 2006 Mitolo G.A.M. Shiraz on there right now for $17... just in time if anyone is making pancakes this weekend. neener
I thought that's what the pahlmeyer was for newhere
You can put them both in the syrup cozy so that you and your guest have a choice like at IHOP. [stirthepothal.gif]

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#28 Post by Neal.Mollen »

Got one email. It is taking a loooooooong time to work through those GAMs
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#29 Post by Cory Wagner »

Chris- We sent and email to you this morning. It may have gone into the spam folder or something because it is shown as being not opened.
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#30 Post by Cris Whetstone »

Cory Wagner wrote:Chris- We sent and email to you this morning. It may have gone into the spam folder or something because it is shown as being not opened.
Nothing in the SPAM folder but Yahoo was on the fritz for about 20 minutes this morning.
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#31 Post by Randy Sloan »

They seem to be reading my mind on what I want to buy and when, and how much I'm willing to pay... 2008 Evening Land Chard Summum at $59.
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#32 Post by gene keenan »

Randy Sloan wrote:They seem to be reading my mind on what I want to buy and when, and how much I'm willing to pay... 2008 Evening Land Chard Summum at $59.
Have you had this wine before Randy? Seemed a little spendy to me compared to what I could get elsewhere but def a big price cut. I am on the edge on this.
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#33 Post by Randy Sloan »

gene keenan wrote: Have you had this wine before Randy? Seemed a little spendy to me compared to what I could get elsewhere but def a big price cut. I am on the edge on this.
No, Gene, but I've been wanting to try the Evening Land so it seemed like a pretty good time to jump in.
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#34 Post by Doug Milch »

FYI They just put up a 2008 Alesia -rhys sonoma Coast at $39. Cant recall the original pricing from the winery so dont know if represents "value pricing." I believe it was around $35 plus tax on last offering but someone correct me if im mistaken.

In any event at least an interesting offering....

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#35 Post by Joe G a l e w s k i »

I bought the 2007 for $35, and shipping was included.

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#36 Post by C 0 R E Y M. »

The 08 was also $35, with shipping included, minimum purchase of 4 bottles. It was $28 if you bought a case.
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#37 Post by Jim V a n P e l t »

Multiple bottles currently available on Winebid @ $25/btl.

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#38 Post by mike pobega »

Today:
2001 Chateau Montelena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon
$70

decent deal

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mike pobega wrote:Today:
2001 Chateau Montelena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon
$70

decent deal
It's at the original winery release price. I would say it's a damn good deal on a great wine.
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#40 Post by Nick_Ortiz »

Ken V wrote:
mike pobega wrote:Today:
2001 Chateau Montelena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon
$70

decent deal
It's at the original winery release price. I would say it's a damn good deal on a great wine.
Anyone experience TCA problems with this wine like Wine Spectator?

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#41 Post by Seo S a l i m i »

I got in on the Brunello. Seemed like an ez buy. Been impressed with the offerings and Cory's customer service as he works through some of the tech issues. The Montelena was tempting, but trying to cull $50+ purchases

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#42 Post by mdaniel »

Montelena gone!

Now, Delectus 2003 Cabernet Sauvignon Oakville for $30.
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#43 Post by Seo S a l i m i »

Any experience with the Delectus?

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#44 Post by PaulJ »

bummed I missed out on the Montelena.
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#45 Post by mdaniel »

PaulJ wrote:bummed I missed out on the Montelena.

Yeah, I was debating how mny bottles to get when I refreshed the page to Delectus. Only lasted about 30 minutes.
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#46 Post by Bill Tex Landreth »

Seo S a l i m i wrote:Any experience with the Delectus?
I have had a couple of bottles, although not the 2003. Any other vintage and I would jump on this, but very few 2003s have really wowed me.
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#47 Post by gene keenan »

I love Delectus but have not had the 03. It's a good price though.

Challenge for me is I don't want to pay shipping so I am only buying things i want 6 or more of. If I could aggregate my purchases to get the free shipping or do will call I'd be buying more of these wines. The fact that I can't is probably a good thing.
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#48 Post by Gil Bauer »

I got some of the Montelena -- which, I think, means that Jorge gets $20 credit...
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#49 Post by N. Justl »

Wish I would have pulled the trigger on the Montelena when I had the chance.

I too wish you could bundle a few offers together to get free shipping; however, shipping charges seem to be reasonable at least.
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#50 Post by Nick_Ortiz »

Any thoughts on the Domaine de la Janasse 2006 VDP Terre de Bussiere? I'm a huge fan of Janasse, but never had this line.

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