bubbles are fine, and the mousse persistent
98 James Suckling, 97 Robert Parker
2013 Pol Roger Brut 1.5L 2013 Pol Roger Brut 1.5L Majestic fresh champagne. Light yellowish glow in the glass, fresh nose of spring flowers. Citrus, brioche, lemon, and some apple in the taste.
98+ Robert Parker
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2020 Domaines Ott Rose Chateau De Selle 1.50L 2020 Domaines Ott Rose Chateau De Selle 1.50L This pale pink wine with golden tints releases fragrances of citrus fruit and orchard flowers enveloped in spice. On the palate, the immediate effect is elegant and open, developing subtle aromas with a lemony edge before a sweet finish [...]
2017 Pio Cesare Barolo 1.50L 2017 Pio Cesare Barolo 1.50L, This is a very rich 2017 Barolo, dense, with supple tannins, full concentrated ripe fruit, elegant and powerful with an extremely long life. It is produced in small quantities and only in excellent vintages. This vintage has extraordinary elegance, complexity and character. Silky and intense [...]
2017 Pio Cesare Barolo Ornato 1.50L 2017 Pio Cesare Barolo Ornato 1.50L, This is a very rich 2017 Barolo, dense, with supple tannins, full concentrated ripe fruit, elegant and powerful with an extremely long life. It is produced in small quantities and only in excellent vintages. This vintage has extraordinary elegance, complexity and character. Silky [...]
2015 Chateau La Grave Pomerol Trigant De Boisset 1.50L 2015 Chateau La Grave Pomerol Trigant De Boisset 1.50L Heavy complexity on the nose. Like a massive “lava” that has amassed honey, oaky, vanilla, blackberries in to a silky smooth dark matter of pleasant senses. Heavy mouthfeel that builds upon the nose. Dark matter with indistinguishable [...]
2013 Cordero Di Montezemolo Barolo Bricco Gattera 1.50L 2013 Cordero Di Montezemolo Barolo Bricco Gattera 1.50L Barolo is a delicious red wine from the Piedmont region of Northern Italy. It is made strictly from Nebbiolo grapes. Aromatic with rich tannins and characteristics of old oak, these wines are considered by most to be some Italy’s [...]
2018 Antinori Toscana Tignanello 3.00L 2018 Antinori Toscana Tignanello 3.00L The 2018 (made with Sangiovese and smaller parts Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc) is a dark, exuberant and inviting wine. I tasted my sample after a double decanting and was pleased by the profound nature of the wine and the immediate openness of the aromas. [...]
2019 Chateau D’Esclans Rose Rock Les Clans 1.50L 2019 Chateau D’Esclans Rose Rock Les Clans 1.50L This is the elite cuvee of the estate relying as it does on grapes harvested from the oldest vines of the domaine (35 years and older). Principally composed of Cinsault, Grenache and Syrah, the “Chateau” bottling also sees the [...]
2018 Domaine Prieur Brunet Santenay Maladiere 1.50L 2018 Domaine Prieur Brunet Santenay Maladiere 1.50L This 2018 vintage is bright, vibrant, and tantalizing. This wine shows aromas and flavors of black fruit, dust, and earth. Enjoy its zippy aftertaste with seared fillets of salmon. Pinot Noir Pinot Noir is the dominant red wine grape of Burgundy, [...]
2015 Pintia Toro 1.5L 2015 Pintia Toro 1.5L This is a very concentrated vintage, but also has plenty of tension and persistence on the palate; a precise wine with a long journey ahead. Pintia 2015 offers interesting fruity and spicy aroma. Bodegas y Vinedos Vega Sicilia set themselves an ambitious challenge when they started purchasing [...]
2008 Marchesi di Barolo Barolo Cannubi 1.50L 2008 Marchesi di Barolo Barolo Cannubi 1.50L, Nebbiolo from Barolo, Piedmont, Italy. Garnet-red in color with ruby reflections. Intense perfume with clean scent of roses, vanilla, licorice, spices and toasted oak. Gentle notes of absinth. The flavor is full and elegant, good- bodied and austere with recurring olfactory sensations. The [...]
2018 TENUTA GUADO AL TASSO BOLGHERI SUPERIORE 1.50L
2019 NICKEL & NICKEL OAKVILLE CABERNET SAUVIGNON BRANDING IRON 1.50L
Round and polished, Branding Iron Cabernet Sauvignon opens with a mouthful of cherry and cranberry fruit mixed with notes of dried herb and tea. Toasted oak fills the middle palate with notes of spice and smoke, while the soft tannins finish with harmony and grace.
Colour : Bright and deep ruby red. Nose : The oriental spices and the fresh tobacco leave enhance its ripe red fruit notes. Palate : Broad and enveloping entry, supported by a potent and ripe tannin, to conclude with a silky and elegant ending.
Colour : Brillant Ruby Red with garnet reflections. Nose : Intriguing nose in its young classicity, stands out ripe fruity notes embellished with a variegated spice flavor. Palate : It offers itself with frankness with an intense entrance that ends pleasantly tannic and savory.
Meunier expresses here as barley, rusks, crackers, and so the wine is rusky, coppery-saline, iode, mineral and appetizing. It’s beautifully expressive of a corner of Champagne, and tastes as though it were fined with sel gris. This year it’s 50% 2013 and 50% a perpetual reserve started in 1998. Deg 1/2016, it’s 55% Meunier (higher [...]
The progression of a wine should flow seamlessly from the entry, through the mid-palate, and into a long-drawn-out finish. The aromas should be rich and intense, enticing you to take a sip. This 2018 Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon does just that with massive black cherry pie filling, cola, and vanilla custard on the nose. A smooth [...]
2018 DUCKHORN VINEYARDS CABERNET SAUVIGNON NAPA VALLEY 1.50L
Displaying the lushness and balance that define great Cabernet Sauvignon, this inviting wine features layers of blackberry, black cherry and blueberry, along with notes of dark chocolate and fresh spearmint. On the palate, the bright, juicy fruit flavors are framed by rich, refined tannins that carry the wine to a long, satisfying finish.
The assembly of the major varieties of the appellation: Mourvedre, Grenache, Cinsault and bring him great aromatic complexity. Its elegant nose is fine and fruity with notes of citrus and white flowers. Gustatorily very well balanced, it is fat, round and full with a spicy finish. Its full structure is pleasant and harmonious balance is [...]