Was I ripped?

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Re: Was I ripped?

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hanno wrote: Thu Dec 26, 2019 7:59 am
jovial fucher wrote: Thu Dec 26, 2019 7:42 amIf you're paying 50 for a 20 dollar bottle of wine you are getting ripped. Restaurants usually make 1 glass of profit from a bottle. A 15 dollar bottle nets them 5 dollars at 5 per glass. Expensive wine wines are priced the same way, just not sold by the glass.
If my F&B managers worked with those margins; they'd be looking for new jobs.
:lol: I'm glad an expert pitched in to confirm what I was thinking and that it is bollocks. With that kind of margin a restaurant would make more money not selling wine at all and merely charging corkage on customers BYO.
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Re: Was I ripped?

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OldOldGuy wrote: Thu Dec 26, 2019 6:02 pm About 4 years ago I got a terrific south-west French wine (forget the name, region) for $22 at Thai Huat. In Ontario it was priced the same converted to US currency. The LCBO has an excellent inventory system; the province only had 5 bottles and Toronto 1. And I got it!

Where is the Chateau place and 1 & 1?
Chateau Wine Shop - #388, Sihanouk Blvd, Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh Wine Retailers : https://www.wine-searcher.com/biz/store ... phnom+penh
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Re: Was I ripped?

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Thanks, Kuroneko

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