Tasting notes, July 2, 2022; Rosé

                    Rosé NV Patrick PiuzeVal de Mar$27.99 Auxerre / France100% Pinot NoirKnown for his vibrant, terroir-focused Chablis, Patrick Piuze produces this fresh Rosé sparkler from Pinot Noir planted northwest of his base. Exuberant red fruit mingles with snappy acid. 2021 BagineuxRosé$19.99 Touraine-Azay-le-Rideau / Loire Valley / FranceGamay & GrolleauJuicy and tenderly textured, Bagineux’s 2021 Rosé offers[…]

Tasting notes, Wines for the Grill, June 23, 2022

                    For the Grill 2021 Von Winning Riesling Trocken$22.99 Deidesheim / Pfalz / Germany100% RieslingThis vibrant, refreshing and yes….dry Riesling is perfect for cooling off while you manage your fire. The Von Winning family has been producing wine for over 160 years and owns parcels in some of the most coveted vineyards in the Pfalz. 2021[…]

Tasting notes, June 18, 2022; Wines for Dads (and others)

                    Happy Father’s Day! 2019 Clos des LunesLunes Blanche$21.99 Bordeaux / France 70% Semillon, 30% Sauvignon BlancSourced from 35 year-old vines planted in and around Sauternes, Clos de Lunes seeks to express the minerality and power of the zone without any residual sugar present. Immediate fruit and a rich texture characterize this plush white. 2017 WillakenziePinot Noir[…]

                    Celebrating Five Years!

NV Famille VincentCrémant de Bourgogne$24.99 Macon / Burgundy / France 100% ChardonnayThe Vincent family is known for spectacular Maconnais wines, especially their single vineyard Pouilly Fuisse’s. The family’s non-vintage Crémant displays a polished, generous sparkling house style. NV LansonBrut Le BlackOn sale for $39.99 Reims / Champagne / France50% Pinot Noir, 35% Chardonnay, 15% MeunierAn elegant,[…]