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pbjluver Dec 6, 2009 05:37 PM

Where should I go for splits?
Planning on giving them out as holiday gifts to co-workers.

As I don't drink, I have no idea what brand (domestic or imported) to buy.

Need help.

Thanks!

  1. MikeG Dec 7, 2009 04:19 AM

    Just FYI, splits and half bottles aren't the same thing - a split is a quarter of a full 750 ml bottle. Pickings among splits are usually pretty slim, so you usually don't have much of a choice of brand. Half bottles are somewhat easier to come by. I haven't been in a while, but Warehouse Wines always carried a fairly good selection.

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    Warehouse Wines & Spirits
    735 Broadway, New York, NY 10003

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      apple11 Dec 7, 2009 07:25 AM

      I was wrong in regard of a split size, i thought it is half a bottle. But at 15$ a bottle (+ tax) maybe you can afford half bottles, which offer the content for two nice sized glasses of bubbly...

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      apple11 Dec 6, 2009 08:20 PM

      Garnet Liquor had some good deals on half bottles of champagne by the case. They had Laurent Perrier when I bought some a few weeks ago, and it is a nice champagne for the money...

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