Boston in June: Patricia Green Pinot Noir Estate Etzel Block Vertical & blind gathering

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Boston in June: Patricia Green Pinot Noir Estate Etzel Block Vertical & blind gathering

#1 Post by Kirk.Grant » January 3rd, 2019, 1:34 pm

I've been a fan of the Patricia Green Cellars Pinot Noir Estate Etzel Block bottling for a long, long time. I've got a vertical of the wine with the following vintages (2005 & 2007-2013). I've found one of the greatest ways to understand a wine is to tase a Vertical. So, I'd like to hold an offline to get together with people that have an interest in joining me. I'd like this to be as many people as possible Hence the Boston/Portland/Bangor posting. I'll host it wherever I can get the most people to attend. I also want there to be enough to taste...so my maximum number of people I want is ten(10) not counting myself and Jim Anderson. Jim has expressed a willingness/interest in possibly joining this gathering. If so, I'd like to make sure we roll out the red carpet with some fun and interesting blind wines. Anyone that attends please bring a wine that you are excited about and want to serve blind to share with the group.

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Boston - I'm open to going anywhere that will have/host us. If you're from Boston and have a recommendation please include this in your post.


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Jim Anderson (?)
Kirk
Doug
Jud Reis
Jim & Jacqueline
Alicia Cypress
Ray
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Ben
Jason
Shane McCarthy

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Re: Boston/Portland/Bangor? Patricia Green Cellars Pinot Noir Estate Etzel Block VERTICAL

#2 Post by Jim Stewart » January 3rd, 2019, 1:54 pm

Kirk, My wife Jacqueline and I would love to participate at almost whatever the venue/locale you come up with. Only one big IF for us is that it would work only if scheduled for May or later. Either way, great idea. Best, -Jim
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#3 Post by Jud Reis » January 3rd, 2019, 4:59 pm

Kirk - I would be interested and have a venue in Boston that can work. Could also do Portland, Bangor is a bit too far. Would happily bring something interesting to share. Obviously very date dependent. Would be great to catch up with you (and Doug?) again.

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#4 Post by Alicia C. » January 4th, 2019, 9:38 am

I might be interested if it's here in Boston (or if it's on a weekend, I could up come to Portland). Sadly, don't know of any good venue suggestions :(
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Re: Boston/Portland/Bangor? Patricia Green Cellars Pinot Noir Estate Etzel Block VERTICAL

#5 Post by Kirk.Grant » January 4th, 2019, 11:34 am

Jud Reis wrote:
January 3rd, 2019, 4:59 pm
Kirk - I would be interested and have a venue in Boston that can work. Could also do Portland, Bangor is a bit too far. Would happily bring something interesting to share. Obviously very date dependent. Would be great to catch up with you (and Doug?) again.
Jud,

Awesome!! It'll be great to catch up with you and yes...I'm certain Doug will join us. The only reason there is no date yet is because I wanted to check in with Jim to see if he could join us if there is a time that would be best. I'll second this that May/June would be a good time for me. If we can do it in Boston, I think that would be best. There is sediment in these wines and if at all possible it would be great if the location would allow for the storage (and not moving them) for a few months before. However, if that's not possible, I'll probably just store them at Doug's house and then open them before we drive to decant for sediment and then return them to the bottle.
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Re: Boston/Portland/Bangor? Patricia Green Cellars Pinot Noir Estate Etzel Block VERTICAL

#6 Post by Kirk.Grant » January 4th, 2019, 12:18 pm

The Event is now full, taking waiting lists
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#7 Post by Tariq K » January 4th, 2019, 12:24 pm

Ah crud - didn't see this right away. Please put me on wait list. Thanks!
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#8 Post by brian i » January 5th, 2019, 11:09 am

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#9 Post by Mike Grammer » January 7th, 2019, 9:01 am

I'm going to tag this thread for myself on the very outside chance that I could coordinate a visit to Boston sometime in that time period. If I can, I would love to join!

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#10 Post by Blair Ridley » January 7th, 2019, 10:00 am

Can I be added to the waiting list please? I'm also date dependent (could only attend if held on a weekday before June 24th). Thanks!

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#11 Post by David_K » January 7th, 2019, 7:10 pm

I'd be interested in joining as well and would get on the waiting list. I don't have any PG in the cellar but I've enjoyed the wines before. I could bring something else interesting to drink.
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#12 Post by Jonathan Sirot » January 8th, 2019, 7:02 am

Please add me to the waitlist also

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#13 Post by Kirk.Grant » January 8th, 2019, 6:55 pm

Jonathan Sirot wrote:
January 8th, 2019, 7:02 am
Please add me to the waitlist also
Done...and it seems that June is most likely the best for Jim. As his dates get more firm, I'll update this and we'll try to secure a day & time.
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#14 Post by Mike M. » January 9th, 2019, 6:40 am

Hi Jim, I'd be interested in attending if I can make the date work. Can you please add me to the wait list. Thanks!

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#15 Post by Blair Ridley » January 9th, 2019, 9:16 am

Kirk -

I think you missed me. I'd love to be on the waiting list. Thanks.

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#16 Post by Todd F r e n c h » January 9th, 2019, 10:38 am

Wow, fantastic event! Looking forward to the notes/details after the event
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#17 Post by Kirk.Grant » January 9th, 2019, 5:39 pm

Blair Ridley wrote:
January 9th, 2019, 9:16 am
Kirk -

I think you missed me. I'd love to be on the waiting list. Thanks.
Sorry about that...you're back in the list.
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