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#372312 - 02-18-2012 20:14:16 So....What Does Coach K Drink???
TomHill Offline
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Saw an interview in one of those newspaper magazines last week (Athalon Sports) that had an interview w/ Duke's Coach K. One of the questions was "What is your greatest indulgence"? He responded..."My wine collection".
So....anybody knows what Coach K likes to drink??

#372315 - 02-19-2012 02:05:42 Inquiring minds want to .........what does Coach K Drink??? [Re: TomHill]
Bob Cuozzi Online   content

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Hi Tom, I served with a fellow who played basketball for Coach K when Coach K was the West Point (Army) Basketball coach. He had many great stories of that time...and they regulalrly stay in touch.

The problem is he won't be helpful since he (my friend) is a praticing Mormon and has always resisted any temptation to sip any vino.

I would still like to know what K drinks. Cheers, Bob

#372319 - 02-19-2012 19:38:28 Re: So....What Does Coach K Drink??? [Re: TomHill]
blil Offline
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Registered: 12-13-2000 08:00:00
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Regrettably, he seems to have fallen into the Silver Oak/Caymus SS/Opus One quicksand.

Do a Google search for "Krzyzewski, wine" and it links to an interview he did for Wine Spectator a few years back. Sounds like his cellar mirrors the wine list at your local Ruth's Chris steakhouse.

#372333 - 02-20-2012 14:24:36 Re: So....What Does Coach K Drink??? [Re: blil]
CMH Offline

Registered: 11-27-2008 17:45:22
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Loc: Scottsdale, AZ
Think I recall hearing he's a big Rombauer fan and is good friends with Kroner.

#372390 - 02-24-2012 16:20:50 Re: So....What Does Coach K Drink??? [Re: TomHill]
Jim Harris Offline
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Coach Gregg Popovich of the San Antonio Spurs NBA team is also an avid collector! I like the last line in the write up. Too funny.

"Worrying is using your imagination to create something you don't want. "


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