Possibly the finest cuvee of this wine I have ever tasted, the stunning, rich 2011 Ermitage Chante Alouette comes from three separate parcels on Hermitage Hill (Meal, Les Murets and Chante Alo... Read More
Northern Rhone. The highly sought-after appellation of Hermitage is named after the tiny chapel at its highest point. n Hermitage, Syrah achieves its noblest expression and La Sizeranne has be... Read More
Southern Rhone. From the Luberon, one of the oldest wine regions in Europe, comes this lovely and charming blend of Grenache and Syrah with notes of red-stewed fruit, morello cherry and pepper... Read More
Northern Rhone. "Petite Ruche" means "little beehive" and the vineyards that produced this fresh and easy wine were formally used for bee-keeping. It has a jammy flavor with a bold fruit finis... Read More
"From granite soils, the appropriately named 2010 St.-Joseph Les Granits has an opaque purple color and gorgeous, dense notes of sweet black cherries with hints of crushed rock, graphite, pen ... Read More
Dunkles, konzentriertes Rubinrot, finessenreicher, intensiver Duft nach dunklen Beeren, schwarzen Kirschen, Himbeeren und Provencekräutern mit rauchigen Anklängen. Unverkennbar Beaucastel mit ... Read More
The Chapoutier family have been making wine in the Rhône Valley since 1808, but it is since 1990 when Michel Chapoutier came to the helm that the wines really began to speak of their origin. M... Read More
Sélections Parcellaires. The Croix de Bois is one of Michel Chapoutier's renowned single vineyard wines, or Sélections Parcellaires. Rated 92 points by Wine Spectator and has a sumptuous palat... Read More
Brilliant golden yellow color. Mineral, white fleshed fruits, dried apricot and slight musk scent. Well balanced, fruity and apple sauce. The acidity contributes to a pleasantly fresh taste. A... Read More
"La Mordoree has a dense ruby/purple color along with notes of licorice, roasted herbs, forest floor graphite, black currants and sweet cherries. It is medium to full-bodied...93-95+" WA 12/11... 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
Colour: Brilliant and green gold.
Nose: Complex and subtle, aromas of quince, walnut, honey, ginger, acacia with a hint of linden-tree.
Mouth: Frank attack, without aggressiveness, final of al... Read More