Any Wine drinkers here? Have a few questions.

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  1. fan22

    fan22 Well-Known Member

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    Hi, I was given a few bottles of wine and one of them is a 1988 Chateau Latour. If looked it up correctly, its a $500 bottle of wine. My question is, how can you tell if the wine is still good and secondly, if I wanted to sell it, whats the best way to sell it?

    Howard related because Beth drinks $500 dollar bottles of wine.
     
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    just plug your nose and chug it
     
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    Father O'Blivion Well-Known Member

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    Really?
     
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    Ebay?

    :dontknow:
     
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    IfTheyOnlyKnew VIP Extreme Gold

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    Sorry, wish I could help. I buy my wine at Aldi - $4.50 a bottle :up:
     
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    World-Class Bordeaux. If the bottles have been stored properly, you should be good to go - enjoy a rare treat with friends and family!! If not, well, you didn't pay anything for the wine. Once uncorked, you'll know very quickly if the bottles have been stored correctly.
     
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    I love Aldi, i like the idea of paying less for more.

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    Extra layers!
     
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    crazypreacher Maker of Lists Gold

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    Bevmo $2 blowout sales.
    :c
    I don't even drink wine.
     
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    IfTheyOnlyKnew VIP Extreme Gold

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    I've never heard of Bevmo :dontknow: Is it a store, or an online thing?

    These are the three I buy :D
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    Open it up, have a glass and, if the wine is good, recork it and list it on eBay
     
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    Beverages and More. I thought they were nationwide.
     
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    Maybe they are, but I've never heard of them. :(

    I will look into it, though. Thanks for the tip :D
     
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    It's a supermarket full of booze. Bevmo.com
     
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    :hug:
     
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    Buy a gallon of this, pour a glass. Open your '$500' bottle and pour a glass. Drink both. If you can tell the difference and prefer the '$500' bottle then drink it.
    Refill the '$500' bottle with the Rossi and sell it. Advertise it as the 'vintners reserve' and put some dust on the bottle.
    I guarantee you 99% of the potential buyers won't know the difference.

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    Thank you Miss, knew you would get a kick out of that one. Shouldn't you be sleeping now btw?
     
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    They might be Binny's. I googled it and that's what came up.
     
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    Sorry, Dad.... :oops:
    Cool, thanks, I'll check it out.
     
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