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Wedding Gift: Online shop to buy mixed case

chowcito May 24, 2007 07:31 AM

Hi folks:

I'm looking for some advice on where to buy wine online. Specifically I'm hoping to get a mixed case (white, red, champagne) for my friend (I was best-man) and his new bride. Ideally I'd get some drink now and drink later bottles to provide a nice mix and hopefully prevent them from enjoying them all right away :)

If anyone wants to take a crack at crafting the case with me that'd be cool too. Maybe a range of prices. . .with the highest bottle at around $50. I know this is asking a lot but I figured if anyone this group would be up to task.

**Also if there's a shop that ships (to AZ ) at a relatively low (or no) cost that'd be a great bonus.

TIA!

  1. ibstatguy Jun 7, 2007 02:13 PM

    4 different CA stores that I know of do a good job shipping: Wine Exchange, Wine Club, Woodland Hills Wine, Hi Time Wine. great selections of wine

    1. k
      kenito799 Jun 5, 2007 09:30 AM

      Best prices, great store: www.PJWine.com , in Inwood. Not sure if they ship to AZ though.

      1. z
        zack Jun 5, 2007 09:22 AM

        check out az wine co in scottsdale
        http://www.azwineco.com/

        1. l
          littlefrenchgirl Jun 3, 2007 09:56 PM

          http://www.thewinecountry.com/mm5/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=TWC&Product_Code=0767946102129&Category_Code=

          http://www.thewinecountry.com/mm5/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=TWC&Product_Code=0089419181029&Category_Code=

          http://www.thewinecountry.com/mm5/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=TWC&Product_Code=0089419181029&Category_Code=

          http://www.thewinecountry.com/mm5/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=TWC&Product_Code=0087236990237&Category_Code=

          http://www.thewinecountry.com/mm5/mer...

          Here are 5 already - German Riesling, Italian Amarone, Oregon Pinot, South African Chardonnay, and Champagne.

          1. l
            littlefrenchgirl Jun 3, 2007 09:52 PM

            http://thewinecountry.com/

            These guys will ship to AZ - shipping is not free but lots of cool wine under $50.

            1. c
              clayfu May 25, 2007 12:42 AM

              if you want a large large selection winelibrary.com works as well. You just have to make sure if any of these places actually ship to AZ. AZ is notorious for taking a long time with wine.

              1. j
                jonathon May 24, 2007 08:27 AM

                Where in AZ?...there are plenty of solid wine shoppes more than willing to assist you
                with your needs.............

                2 Replies
                1. re: jonathon
                  chowcito May 24, 2007 08:38 AM

                  Scottsdale/Tempe

                  1. re: chowcito
                    Pei May 24, 2007 09:38 PM

                    Just a suggestion, but maybe you could ask on the Southwest board for a good wine shop in their area, call up and assemble a case with a knowledgeable person by phone, pay by credit card, and then either ship or have your friends pick it up?

                    I assume you don't live nearby, hence the shipping, but this might save some shipping cost if it's convenient for them to go grab the case.

                    If you must ship, I have had great experience with K&L.

                2. w
                  whiner May 24, 2007 08:00 AM

                  My favorite online store is Woodland Hills Wine Company (www.whwc.com

                  )

                  Other great ones are K&L (www.klwines.com) and Wine Exchange (www.winex.com)

                  Premier Cru (www.premiercru.net) often has insanely good prices, but their selection is hit-or-miss- they deal with a lot of grey market wines.

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