A Little Unsuspected Night at Graileys

In the heat of July while the front room is slow, this is the time we brokers stagger our vacations. Today is the first day all brokers, including our fearless leader Simon Roberts, are back at it in the Graileys office! This is what happens when our beloved members,...

A Special Day…

By: AJ McClellan Last night was extra special night, even in Graileys. While there were a plethora of wonderful wine opened, there were two bottles that stood out in particular… 2012 DRC Montrachet Like drinking tangerine soda in a lime orchard while sitting on a pile...

The Minutia of Bocce Ball

By: AJ McClellan A few months ago Graileys took our members on a trip to Napa to have a great time tasting wines at a few of our favorite wineries. It was during this visit we stopped into Jones Family and over several great glasses of wine we played around 5 games of...

Marcassin vs Burgundy!

By: AJ McClellan A few months ago member and friend, Ivan the Fiver, and I had a discussion about the quality of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay out of California and how it rivals the great wines of Burgundy. We agreed to have a tasting of California’s best vs...

Bond Steals the Show

By: AJ McClellan Yesterday was almost too much fun at Graileys. We had a few members in and a private party in the back room. While the back room was conducting business we popped a few epic bottles up front. The star of the show was hands down the 1999 Bond Melbury,...