Dulcet Sparkling Wine - Koru Lounge

Old Sep 14, 2020, 7:13 pm
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Dulcet Sparkling Wine - Koru Lounge


I miss the sound of plastic corks popping and glasses clinking in the International Koru! Just as well I can now replicate that at home for $9.99 per bottle!!!
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Old Sep 14, 2020, 7:48 pm
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Does it come with some plastics cups, and an guide on how to pour luke warm?

You would have to pay me more than $9.99 an bottle to drink Dulcet.... It was also the wine of choice for Y on NZ.
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Old Sep 14, 2020, 8:11 pm
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Originally Posted by fleet7

I miss the sound of plastic corks popping and glasses clinking in the International Koru! Just as well I can now replicate that at home for $9.99 per bottle!!!
Nearing it use by date!
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Old Sep 14, 2020, 8:40 pm
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Glengarry also stock Dulcet but it's a different bottle (and $25) so not sure if its a different wine or just different labelling.

Regardless, it still surprises me that Villa Maria actually produce this despite what they're capable of.
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Old Sep 14, 2020, 10:44 pm
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Originally Posted by Chessboxin
Glengarry also stock Dulcet but it's a different bottle (and $25) so not sure if its a different wine or just different labelling.

Regardless, it still surprises me that Villa Maria actually produce this despite what they're capable of.
Countdown has had some recently too - well at-least they have at the Mount Eden store. Who obviously are are great target market for Dulcet.
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Old Sep 15, 2020, 4:14 am
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Is this served as the PDB on NZ W? If so its hideous. Flew LAX - LHR a year or so ago with NZ W and almost gagged after my first sip. I was feeling fragile that day however 😁.
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Old Sep 15, 2020, 6:39 pm
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Originally Posted by krispy84
Is this served as the PDB on NZ W? If so its hideous. Flew LAX - LHR a year or so ago with NZ W and almost gagged after my first sip. I was feeling fragile that day however 😁.
Yep it's what is served as a PDB in Premium Economy
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Old Sep 16, 2020, 6:10 am
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Yep it's what is served as a PDB in Premium Economy
Thanks. I wont rush to buy it.

OT but LHR - LAX return has been my only experience of NZ so far and I loved it. Im sad it is no more. The 2 dedicated cabin crew in Premium Economy made such a difference to the service, it felt like J (helped by half empty cabins admittedly).
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Old Nov 2, 2022, 10:11 pm
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OMG so the Dulcet party is in full flow at the AKL domestic this afternoon, just saw a lady grab a whole bottle and four glasses to bring to her friends to party or something I guess.

I guess when you see this maybe I have some sympathy why NZ stock only this plonk...
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Old Nov 2, 2022, 10:37 pm
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That just sounds like every afternoon up there!
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Old Nov 3, 2022, 1:49 am
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Originally Posted by oranjemakker
OMG so the Dulcet party is in full flow at the AKL domestic this afternoon, just saw a lady grab a whole bottle and four glasses to bring to her friends to party or something I guess.

I guess when you see this maybe I have some sympathy why NZ stock only this plonk...
I've seen it a number of times this year in the AKL Lounge.
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Old Nov 3, 2022, 3:53 pm
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Originally Posted by oranjemakker
OMG so the Dulcet party is in full flow at the AKL domestic this afternoon, just saw a lady grab a whole bottle and four glasses to bring to her friends to party or something I guess.

I guess when you see this maybe I have some sympathy why NZ stock only this plonk...
What is your problem with efficiency?
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Old Nov 3, 2022, 5:10 pm
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Originally Posted by prp343
What is your problem with efficiency?
ha indeed! Certainly gets the party mood going quicker in the Koru lounge!
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Old Nov 3, 2022, 5:11 pm
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Originally Posted by oranjemakker
OMG so the Dulcet party is in full flow at the AKL domestic this afternoon, just saw a lady grab a whole bottle and four glasses to bring to her friends to party or something I guess.

I guess when you see this maybe I have some sympathy why NZ stock only this plonk...
Or did they grab four glasses to justify just taking the entire bottle for themselves???
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Old Nov 3, 2022, 5:18 pm
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Or did they grab four glasses to justify just taking the entire bottle for themselves???
hahahah. I glanced over on my way to board and there were four of them, the lounge was so full they were all sitting crowded around one side of one of the large working desks, glad I wasn;t seated near them
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