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Is your vehicle vanity license plate wine related ?

#1 Post by chetkern » January 16th, 2019, 11:22 pm

My plate is WHT BURG

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#2 Post by Chris Atkins » January 16th, 2019, 11:48 pm

Yeah it reads Constellation Brands!

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#4 Post by William Kelley » January 17th, 2019, 4:52 am

A certain long-time US importer's reads 'SAV1GNY'
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#5 Post by Michael S. Monie » January 17th, 2019, 5:36 am

Both WINEMAN and AMARONE have 7 letters, so would fit. But it seems a bad idea to advertise to law enforcement that one is an alcohol enthusiast.
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#6 Post by Chris Seiber » January 17th, 2019, 5:44 am

Michael S. Monie wrote:
January 17th, 2019, 5:36 am
Both WINEMAN and AMARONE have 7 letters, so would fit. But it seems a bad idea to advertise to law enforcement that one is an alcohol enthusiast.
Reminds me of when running back Knowshon Moreno got a DUI, and his personalized license plate was “SAUCED”

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.chicag ... y,amp.html

But I don’t know that a policeman is going to have a reaction to AMARONE or WHT BURG or something like that.

I saw a car once with 61 LATOUR as the plate.

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#7 Post by Kelly Walker » January 17th, 2019, 6:42 am

Mine is "BAROLO"
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#8 Post by Robert.A.Jr. » January 17th, 2019, 6:51 am

Mine is:

DEERSLAYER

Sorry, that’s my front plate.

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#9 Post by John Morris » January 17th, 2019, 7:58 am

chetkern wrote:
January 16th, 2019, 11:22 pm
My plate is WHT BURG
Does the plate turn strangely brown after a couple of years?
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#10 Post by Todd F r e n c h » January 17th, 2019, 8:00 am

BRSRK

Just kidding. No vanity plate.
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#11 Post by PaulMills » January 17th, 2019, 9:31 am

I have seen a car in town with ‘MERLOT’.

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#12 Post by Patrick Duffy » January 17th, 2019, 9:35 am

Oregon has available special plates that have "WC," for "Wine Country," on the left, before the specific numbers/letters. I got a lot of points with my wife when I got her WC plates with her name. :)

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#13 Post by Mel Knox » January 17th, 2019, 9:39 am

Mine reads 'TONEAUX"...Tonneaux has too many letters. I used to have 'VINFUTS"...
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#14 Post by John Morris » January 17th, 2019, 10:41 am

Mel Knox wrote:
January 17th, 2019, 9:39 am
Mine reads 'TONEAUX"...Tonneaux has too many letters. I used to have 'VINFUTS"...
"Over A Barrel" wouldn't fit, I suppose.
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#15 Post by Michael S. Monie » January 17th, 2019, 10:44 am

Mel Knox wrote:
January 17th, 2019, 9:39 am
Mine reads 'TONEAUX"...Tonneaux has too many letters. I used to have 'VINFUTS"...
Tonneaux is a little obscure, don't you think? It sounds like it could be a Cajun cocktail.
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#16 Post by Anton D » January 17th, 2019, 11:00 am

Mine has my alma mater on it...

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In all seriousness, it's my actually Ana Lu's plate.
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#17 Post by Neal.Mollen » January 17th, 2019, 11:43 am

.180 BAC

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#18 Post by Anton D » January 17th, 2019, 12:22 pm

Neal.Mollen wrote:
January 17th, 2019, 11:43 am
.180 BAC

j/k
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#19 Post by Jörgen Lindström Carlvik » January 17th, 2019, 12:55 pm

One of Sweden's wine writers has TERROIR
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#20 Post by Chuck Miller » January 17th, 2019, 2:25 pm

A late friend used to have PINOT NV
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#21 Post by Robert.A.Jr. » January 17th, 2019, 3:52 pm

Jörgen Lindström Carlvik wrote:
January 17th, 2019, 12:55 pm
One of Sweden's wine writers has TERROIR
In ‘Murica, you’d be arrested for that!

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#22 Post by maureen nelson » January 17th, 2019, 4:57 pm

I know someone who used to have RCHBRG

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#23 Post by AlexM » January 17th, 2019, 5:01 pm

Anton D wrote:
January 17th, 2019, 11:00 am
Mine has my alma mater on it...

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In all seriousness, it's my actually Ana Lu's plate.
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#24 Post by Mel Knox » January 17th, 2019, 5:48 pm

The first wine plate I ever saw was that of the late Robert Finnegan: PourVin. Josh Jensen had MrPinot...didn't see it on his new Porsche. Bob Lindquist of Qupe had K Syrah...his wife had QupeDol. Zelma Long had ZVinMkr or something like that.There are a million Silver Oak license plate holder that read something like ...life is a cabernet old chum...

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#25 Post by Philip N. Jones » January 17th, 2019, 5:54 pm

Oregon once banned license plate references to alcohol, but they often did not recognize some of the obscure wine references. Now they sell wine country plates. Go figure.
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#26 Post by T Welch » January 17th, 2019, 6:10 pm

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#27 Post by Peter Kleban » January 17th, 2019, 6:23 pm

Anybody have Wineaux? :-)
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#28 Post by Mark C Johnson » January 17th, 2019, 10:51 pm

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#29 Post by Michael Bowden » January 18th, 2019, 1:58 am

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#30 Post by Kyle Whitney » January 18th, 2019, 2:43 am

I('ve spotted: PNO NOR

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#31 Post by David Glasser » January 18th, 2019, 4:08 am

Kyle Whitney wrote:
January 18th, 2019, 2:43 am
I('ve spotted: PNO NOR
Dr Wineberg has a fix for... oops, thought that was PNO MOR.

I’ve seen ZINMSTR.

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#32 Post by Brian Tuite » January 18th, 2019, 5:57 am

Yesterday in St Helena I was cut off by a BMW 435 with the plate FRMNTD and then in Sonoma I was following a MBz SUV with the plate GRDCRU2. It’s a daily occurrence out here.
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#33 Post by Bud Carey » January 18th, 2019, 6:07 am

Randy Sloan, owner of now defunct Match vineyards, had a licence plate on his VW Beetle... MAKE CAB
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#34 Post by dougwilder » January 18th, 2019, 2:08 pm

Yes, it is. But I probably can't say it as it could be viewed as a commercial post by the mods.
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#35 Post by Ethan Abraham » January 18th, 2019, 2:28 pm

I saw an ENOFILE in my town once

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#36 Post by N Weis » January 21st, 2019, 9:06 pm

No vanity plates here. Just good old fashioned vanity.

My dad has two:
YNMAKER
and SUR LIE

He’s been offered some healthy sums for the former. Guessing it’ll be part of my inheritance. I had to borrow his car for a while during college once and my friends got a kick out of it due to my less than friendly attitude

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#37 Post by Peter Kleban » January 21st, 2019, 9:22 pm

A bit too long for a plate, but this (seen in Norway a few years ago) would make a good bumper sticker
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#38 Post by B. Buzzini » June 12th, 2019, 11:36 am

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#39 Post by Alan Rath » June 12th, 2019, 11:42 am

Many years ago there was a motorcycle on campus with the plate "CARNOT". Today that could be considered wine related, though I know it was not.
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#40 Post by PeterH » June 12th, 2019, 11:51 am

Alan Rath wrote:
June 12th, 2019, 11:42 am
Many years ago there was a motorcycle on campus with the plate "CARNOT". Today that could be considered wine related, though I know it was not.
Good pun, in any case.
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#41 Post by Brian Tuite » June 12th, 2019, 12:03 pm

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#42 Post by Markus S » June 12th, 2019, 12:04 pm

Anton D wrote:
January 17th, 2019, 11:00 am
Mine has my alma mater on it...

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#43 Post by Warren Taranow » June 12th, 2019, 1:55 pm

A friend in college had "Tie1on". I'm not sure how often he was pulled over.
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#44 Post by Mark Golodetz » June 12th, 2019, 2:17 pm

A friend had Vigneron. Misnomer; he drank but did not make.
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#45 Post by Paul Jaouen » June 12th, 2019, 2:43 pm

chetkern wrote:
January 16th, 2019, 11:22 pm
My plate is WHT BURG

Mine is PRE MOX
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#46 Post by Kris Patten » June 12th, 2019, 3:14 pm

Chris Atkins wrote:
January 16th, 2019, 11:48 pm
Yeah it reads Constellation Brands!
Shortened to MGAPRPL
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#47 Post by Mattstolz » June 12th, 2019, 4:29 pm

I think if I had a wine plate it would be 1ER CRU.

edit: actually I think GRENOSH would be funny. hit the food and the wine.

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#48 Post by D@vid Bu3ker » June 12th, 2019, 4:38 pm

Total random luck that mine is 97 GRVE.

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#49 Post by Keith_B » June 12th, 2019, 4:53 pm

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Kris Patten wrote:
June 12th, 2019, 3:14 pm
Chris Atkins wrote:
January 16th, 2019, 11:48 pm
Yeah it reads Constellation Brands!
Shortened to MGAPRPL
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#50 Post by Robert M yers » June 12th, 2019, 7:45 pm

Who has YAKPALET?

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