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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


90 point Lalande de Pomerol- Domaine du Grand Ormeau 2016

Domaine du Grand Ormeau, Lalande de Pomerol 2016 – Silver – Decanter World Wine Awards 2019, 90 points: “Poised and savoury, with a lovely pace thro


“2016 Château Labégorce is a head-turner of a Margaux”- JD

Château Labégorce, Margaux 2016 94-95 points – James Suckling “This may be the best Labégorce ever. Full-bodied and dense yet vivid and energetic. Greatness


Domaine de Mourchon Tradition Lands Decanter WWA

Domaine de Mourchon, CdRV-Seguret Tradition 2016 Bronze Medal -Decanter World Wine Award 2019 “Red cherry, red plum, blackcurrant, herbal and black pepper nose


90 points- “full of dark flavors with spice”-WE for Chateau Biston-Brillette

Château Biston-Brillette, Moulis-en-Médoc, 2016 90 points – Wine Enthusiast “This is a smoky, ripe wine with young new-wood flavors that will calm down.


“Editors Choice” for J. Laurens No. 7

Domaine J. Laurens, Crémant de Limoux,  La Rosé No. 7 Brut NV – “Editor’s Choice” – WE 91 points “Editor’s Choice”


“Easy to drink, accessible and very pleasant”-WA Cara Nord Red

Cara Nord, Conca de Barbera Red 2015 – from the north face of the Sierra des Prades Moutains in Spain. 90 points – Wine Advocate “This 2015 Cara No


Mourchon’s White CDR is “Fresh”- WS

Domaine de Mourchon, Côtes du Rhône Blanc, La Source 2017 – “Fresh, with a racy blanched almond edge around the mix of white peach, green fig and honeys


Domaine Tour Campanets Rose 2018 Receives Bronze

Domaine Tour Campanets, Coteaux d’Aix-en-Provence, Rose 2018- Bronze Decanter World Wine Awards 2019 “Honeyed berries, oatmeal and juicy berries supply de


CHFW Introduces Spanish Portfolio

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Decanter Best In Show – Bergerie du Capucin

Bergerie du Capucin, Pic Saint Loup, Larmanela 2016 – Among Decanter’s 50 Top Wines in the World Best in Show Decanter World Wine Awards 2019 97 points &#


“The 2016 Chablis Premier Cru Montee de Tonnerre is outstanding.”- JD

Domaine Testut, Chablis, 1er Cru Montée de Tonnerre 2016- 91 pts. – Jeb Dunnuck: “The 2016 Chablis Premier Cru Montee de Tonnerre is outstanding. From a


“Pure Fruit…Bursting…Soft Texture” – Couly-Dutheil Cabernet Franc

Couly-Dutheil La Coulée Automnale 2016 – Cabernet Franc from Chinon “Pure fruit gives this wine a fresh character. It is warm, lightly tannic, bursting w


Berthenet Tete de Cuvee “a terrific value for the quality”- WS

Domaine Berthenet, Tête de Cuvée 2016 – 90 pts. “Editor Pick of Great Giftable Wines”-Wine Spectator “A bright, juicy version, this offers p


“This crisp (white Bordeaux) wine offers tangy acidity and a bright texture.”- WE

Château Simon Graves Blanc 2017 – “This crisp wine offers tangy acidity and a bright texture. Its fruitiness is still developing, highlighting the apple


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