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Best bottle shop in Vegas?

Discussion in 'Mountain' started by starkmarvelo, Sep 24, 2012.

  1. starkmarvelo

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    What's the best place to pick up bottles in Vegas. Last time I was home, I went to Lee's and Whole Foods on Tenaya and Lake Mead, but their selection wasn't really all that exciting. Any other spots?
     
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    Haven't lived there for a few years, but I always liked the Lee's on Sunset the most, followed by the Lee's on West Flamingo. There's a place on South Eastern as well, but the name escapes me.
     
  3. Destral

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    Khoury's Fine Wine and Spirits is the place locals support the most (and I think the place dckepley is thinking of). They have 11 draft handles and you can crack anything open in the store too. Its not a big chain so they cant compete on pure volume, but they make up for it in quality and much better service.

    These days the 2 Total Wine's have probably surpassed Lee's, though recently Lee's is making a comeback.
     
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    What Destral said. Khoury's is the place to go. If you are looking for a place close to the strip the whole foods in town square is actually really good. You just need to talk to Chris in Liquor because he keeps a lot of the good stuff in the back and puts bottle limits on it. I know he has the JP version of Sobrehemanu (sp) which was very good.
     
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    Oh yea, and Total Wine is for sure a better spot than Lee's.... but neither are that great anymore.
     
  6. starkmarvelo

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    I called Total Wine in Summerlin, and a guy named James helped me out by putting two bottles of La Roja behind the counter for me. I told him that I was calling from Texas, and he took care of me anyway.
     
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    Thats good. Yea, the TW in Boca(the one you speak of) is the better spot of the two. They are cool about holding stuff for people.
     
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    I haven't had any issues with the Henderson one, at least when talking with their beer person Melissa.
     
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    I really have had any issues there either, I feel like I have had better luck at the boca one tho :)
     
  10. starkmarvelo

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    Well, Henderson is a bit out of the way for the person who does the pick up. Summerlin is a lot closer. I really thought he was gonna tell me that he couldn't hold the bottles. Plus, I can browse their inventory online.
     
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