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
Chalky clays in the valley of Agly and granite at the higher altitudes (on average 300m/900 feet) at the upper reaches of the valley of Têt. Manual harvest. Direct pressing. Cold settling of ... 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
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
A voluptuous blend of Syrah and Grenache is exuberantly and insistently redolent of fresh black raspberry hints of salt incisively bright pungently herbal and spicy. [Robert Parker] There's a ... 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
Dunkels Granatrot mit purpurnen Reflexen. Ausdrucksvolle Nase nach schwarzen Beeren, Brombeeren und Johannisbeeren. Feine Rauchnuancen, samtig auf dem Gaumen. Die Tannine sind weitgreifend 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
Here is a rosé of great finesse on the nose, complex, revealing notes of crushed raspberries, lychees, rose water and some creamed nuances. The mouth is fleshy, fresh, with the same flavors as... Read More
"Another incredible wine that's shockingly good for the price, the 2013 Tessellae Old Vines checks in as a blend of 40% Grenache, 40% Syrah and 20% Mourvedre that was aged all in concrete tank... Read More