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“Testut’s 2017 Chablis 1er Cru Montée de Tonnerre is showing beautifully”- WA

Domaine Testut, 1er Cru Chablis, Montée de Tonnerre 2017 92 points – Wine Advocate “Testut’s 2017 Chablis 1er Cru Montée de Tonnerre is showing bea


“Undeniably Delicious (2019) Rosé from this Great Estate (Mourchon)”- JD

Domaine de Mourchon, Cotes du Rhone Villages-Seguret, Loubié Rosé 2019 90 points- Jeb Dunnuck “The light pink/salmon hued 2019 Loubié Rosé from Mourchon a beauti


WA-91 For Testut’s 2018 Chablis 1er Cru Vaillons

Domaine Testut 1er Cru Chablis Vaillons 2018 – 91 points – Wine Advocate “The 2018 Chablis 1er Cru Vaillons mingles aromas of pear and orange rind wi


Just Released Burghound Reviews – 2018 Henri Boillot Red Burgundies

HENRI BOILLOT 2018 Red Burgundies Collected Burghound Reviews


WA- “A Pretty Bouquet (Chiroubles)…with a Delicate Core of Fruit”

Domaine Cheysson, Beaujolais Cru Chiroubles, Clos les Farges 2018 “Opening in the glass with a pretty bouquet of raspberries, cherries, licorice and spices, the


WE “Editors’ Choice…Overachiever” – Martinez Lacuesta Rioja Reserva

Bodegas Martinez Lacuesta Rioja Reserva 2010-  92 points “Editors’ Choice” – Wine Enthusiast “Fine aromas of brandied cherry, spiced plu


2018 Rasteau is “Supple But Zesty, Turning to Velvety Waves of Fruit”- WA

La Font de Notre Dame, Rasteau La Source 2018 (90-93) points – Wine Advocate “The 2018 Rasteau la Source—a blend of 80% Grenache, 10% Mourvèdre and 5%


Jeanne Gaillard’s “smoky, herbal” Syrah

Gaillard, Collines Rhodaniennes Syrah 2017 – from the Northern Rhone “The 2017 IGP Collines Rhodaniennes Syrah Terres de Mandrin shows pleasant smoky, her


“The 2016 Cara Nord Red…is a great value, a characterful red.”- WA

Cara Nord, Conca de Barbera Red 2016 91 points – Wine Advocate “The 2016 Cara Nord Red is a blend of 42% Garnacha and 38% Syrah complemented by some 20% ob


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“a zesty edge of ripe lemon” completes the 2018 Ninot Gresigny

Domaine Ninot, Rully 1er Cru Gresigny 2018 – White Burgundy from the Côte Chalonnaise 90 points – Wine Enthusiast “Notes of hay and ripe stonefruit


La Font de Notre Dame “Seductive and Mouthwatering” Lirac

La Font de Notre Dame, Lirac 2017 – 90 points – Wine Advocate “The soft, supple 2017 Lirac boasts super ripe aromas of cherries, raspberries and apri


“Well-detailed and solidly voluminous flavors ” – Burghound – Domaine Testut Chablis 2018

Domaine Testut, Chablis Vieilles Vignes 2018 “There is a whiff of exotic fruit character to the apple, pear, melon and quinine-inflected nose. The well-detailed


Gaillard’s “2018 Saint Joseph Blanc has that “it” factor'” – WA

Pierre Gaillard St. Joseph Blanc 2018 –  93 points – Wine Advocate “The orange-scented, truffled, honey-laden 2018 Saint Joseph Blanc has that ̶


2018 Henri Boillot Red Burgundies Reviewed by WA

HENRI BOILLOT 2018 Red Burgundies Collected Wine Advocate Reviews


2018 Henri Boillot White Burgundies Reviewed by WA

HENRI BOILLOT 2018 White Burgundies Collected Wine Advocate Reviews


“Fleshy feel in this rich Godello”- WE

Pago de los Abuelos, Bierzo, Spain, Vinas Centenarias Godello 2018 – 90 points – Wine Enthusiast “Aromas of melon and apple lead to a plump, fleshy f


“Really Very Good” – Burghound – Domaine Testut GC Grenouille 2016

Domaine Testut, Chablis Grand Cru Grenouille 2016 – 93 pts. – Burghound “(from a .32 ha parcel; note that Testut uses a different spelling for the v


“Rich and fruity wine (Chenin Blanc)”- WE on Les Chanteaux

Couly-Dutheil, Les Chanteaux 2017  “A chalk soil vineyard offers the opportunity to make this rich and fruity wine. Pineapple and melon mingle easily with citru


“Outstanding” – 2017 Testut Chablis 1er Cru Montee de Tonnerre

Domaine Testut, Chablis 1er Cru Montée de Tonnerre 2017 – 92 pts. “Outstanding” – Burghound “(from Côte de Bréchain) An attractively


#10 Jane Anson’s “Top Fine Wines 2019”- Vigneau-Chevreau Cuvee Silex 2018

Vigneau-Chevreau, Vouvray, Cuvée Silex 2018 – “A wonderful Chenin Blanc from Vigneau-Chevreau in the Loire”- Jane Anson #10 Jane Anson’s R


Ch Pontet-Cantet 2016 Makes JD “Top 100 Red Wines of 2019”

Château Pontet-Canet Paullac 2016 – #90 in JD “Top 100 Red Wines of 2019” 98+ points – Jeb Dunnuck.com “Reminding me of the 2010 and, I


“Jane Anson tastes seven vintages of Château Fleur Cardinale.”- Decanter

Château Fleur Cardinale, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru – New Jane Anson’s Decanter Reviews 95 points Château Fleur Cardinale, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru 2016 


Philippe Leclerc Delivers “A Classic Gevrey”- Burghound

Philippe Leclerc, Gevrey Chambertin, en Champs 2016 “Outstanding” (89-91) points – Burghound “Here there is no reductive funk and instead a n


Gaillard’s Crozes-Hermitage is “Round and fleshy but lively as well.”- Vinous

Pierre Gaillard Crozes-Hermitage 2017 – 90 points – Vinous “Opaque bright-rimmed ruby. Smoke-tinged blueberry and cherry on the nose, along with hint


WE “Créme de la Crémant”- J. Laurens Crémant de Limoux

J.Laurens, La Rose No.7, Sparkling Rosé NV – Top “Créme de la Crémant”- Crémant de Limoux 91 “Editor’s Choice” – Wine En


Sauternes with “spice, generous apricot and wildflower-honey flavors”- WE

Château Simon Sauternes 2015 – legendary sweet wine of Bordeaux 91 pts. – Wine Enthusiast “Already developing well, this rich wine is balanced by


#2 – WE Top 100 Cellar Selections 2019

Château Pontet-Canet, Pauillac 2016 Named #2 – 100 points Wine Enthusiast Top 100 Cellar Selections 2019 100 points – Wine Enthusiast ” A voluptuous


Another 90 Points for Domaine Cheysson Beaujolais Cru Chiroubles

Domaine Cheysson, Beaujolais Cru Chiroubles, Clos les Farges 2017 90 points- Vinous “Vivid ruby. Dried cherry and blackberry aromas and flavors are complemented


“A perennial overachiever, the 2016 Château Lilian Ladouys brings the goods in 2016” – JD

Château Lilian Ladouys, Saint-Estèphe 2016 –  93 points – James Suckling  “The blueberry and blackberry aromas are certainly attractive here. Full-bo


“This is really quite good (Chablis)”- Burghound

Domaine Testut Chablis 1er Cru Vaillons 2018 – 91 pts. – Burghound “(from 70+ year old vines in Beugnons). Here too there is a hint of quinine to th


“Bon vin! Très bon vin (de Bordeaux)!” – WA

Clos du Roy Fronsac 2016 – 92-93 points – James Suckling “Lots of blackberry, blueberry and black-licorice aromas. Full body, chewy tannins and a hazelnut, d


“A straight-up thrill ride of a Saint-Emilion, the 2016 Château Badette” – JD

Château Badette, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru 2016 – 95 points – Jeb Dunnuck “A straight-up thrill ride of a Saint-Emilion, the 2016 Château Badette comes from


“The 2016 Les Pagodes de Cos is super-expressive today.”- AG

Les Pagodes de Cos, Saint-Estèphe 2016 (second label of Cos d’Estournel) 94 points – James Suckling “A red with very deep and intense fruit character, yet


“Suremain’s finest white is the 2017 Rully 1er Cru Pillot L’intemporelle”- WA

Eric de Suremain Rully 1er Cru Pillot 2017 – biodynamic white burgundy 93 points – Wine Advocate “Produced from vines planted in 1920 in an east/southeas


“A richly satisfying Côtes du Rhône-Villages red.”- JR

Domaine de Mourchon, CdRV- Séguret Tradition 2016/17 –  Jancis Robinson Wine of the Week “I have long admired the reds of Domaine de Mourchon, situated


“The 2016 Fleur Cardinale is a sumptuous wine”- AG

ChâteauFleur Cardinale, St-Émilion, Grand Cru Classé 2016 – 95 points – Jeb Dunnuck “A blend of 74% Merlot, 18% Cabernet Franc, and the balance Cabernet


“From one of the top terroirs in Fronsac…This deep purple-colored effort got a big “Wow” in my notes”- JD

Château La Vieille Cure, Fronsac 2016 – 93 points- Decanter “Last year this was one of the wines of the vintage for me. It is a little more finely grained in


“The 2016 Léoville-Barton is fabulous. A wine of breadth and power”- AG, Vinous

Château Léoville Barton, St Julien 2016 97 points – James Suckling “Terrific intensity of dark berries, almost peppery blackcurrants and violets with attract


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J. Laurens Blanquette de Limoux Receives High Decanter Rating

Domaine J Laurens, Le Moulin Brut NV Blanquette de Limoux 90 points – Decanter’s Global Blanc de Blanc Panel Tasting “Bruised red apple notes underly


“The 2016 Pontet-Canet is absolutely breathtaking”- Vinous

Château Pontet-Canet, Pauillac 2016 – 100 points – Wine Enthusiast “A voluptuous wine, this is rich and fruity yet properly balanced by a magnificen