The cooperative winery in Cases de Pene, a small village in the Roussillon region of Southern France, goes by many names, but with its Catalan culture, most Americans simply call it ‘Peña'. Th... Read More
Colour: Great dark garnet-red.
Nose: The first nose is quite closed with a dominant of graphitic, leather, and then intense aromas of pepper, black fruits and scrubs.
Mouth: The attack is rich... Read More
Harvested manually, the grapes are separated from their stalks (de-stemming) before being placed in vats for maceration for 10 to 15 days. The grape varieties are vinified separately before be... Read More
Nahezu undurchlässiges Purpur mit violetten Reflexen. Tiefgründige, intensive Nase mit Korinthen und reifen Brombeeren, dahinter schwarze Kirschen, Birnenbrot und feine Cassisnoten. Samtig und... Read More
Nalle makes Chardonnay? Since it is sourced from the Hopkins Ranch in Russian River Valley it's gotta be good. Yes, it's barrel fermented and it completes M-L. No, it's not over the top Scream... Read More
"This complex and structured wine is a blend of four classic Bordeaux varietals. The intense edge of Cabernet Sauvignon combines with Malbec's blackberry flavors, Merlot's roundness and finess... Read More
Rich, ripe blend with the 40% Merlot softening out the back palate grip of the Cabernet Sauvignon. A powerful, deep, aroma varying from red berry fruits to black cherries and leads into a swee... Read More
Pale gold color
Delicate aromas of fern, citrus fruit and fresh honey enhanced by a hint of minerality.
Well-structured, beautiful minerality. Well-integrated acidity with a ... Read More
"Slightly hard to read on this occasion, with some reductive notes (which can be a good sign), the 2014 Cotes du Roussillon Villages Latour de France Occultum Lapidem has terrific purity and f... Read More