The 2014 Collines Rhodaniennes delivers a harmonious palate of vivid red fruits, flowers, spice and minerality, with seductive, silky tannins. 2014 in Northern Rhone produced wines of clarity and brightness with plenty of textural allure.
Clos Ste. Hune is one of the greatest Rieslings on the planet, and one of the great wines of the world.The 2008 seems poised to be one of the most important vintages of the wine in recent history.
Lopez de Heredia is one of the treasures of a bygone era. The 1995 is haunting and a vintage that will be remembered for decades.
There are few producers in all of Burgundy that I respect as much as Chevillon. And out of his strong line-up, Cailles is one of my favorites.
Pierre and Jean Gonon have a mastery of St. Joseph that is unparalleled. They have been making some of the most soulful and compelling wines in the Northern Rhône. This white offering has been a long time coming. We've been trying for years to land enough of this wine.
The Pouillon family has been growing grapes in the region for over a century, and making wine since 1947. But it wasn’t until Fabrice Pouillon took over the reigns that serious Champagne drinkers began taking notice.
Over the past six months, we've tasted a handful of Leflaive's '96s. They've been stunning. Without a doubt, one of the best bottles we tasted was the Pucelles.
Musar's particular calling card is how it combines its wildness with an undeniably aristocratic air. This combination of an earthy and gamey profile with a sense of nobility makes Musar profoundly compelling.