CHINON FROM THE MASTERS


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Established in 1975, Bernard Baudry is a relatively young winery in Chinon terms. Son, Matthieu Baudry, joined in 2001. Today, they own 32 hectares across the appellation from valley floor to slopes and plateau. This being Chinon, production is 90% Cabernet Franc with a splash of Chenin Blanc thrown in. The estate has officially been […]

January 4, 2022

NAPA CAB VIA PETRUS, DOMINUS AND CAYMUS.


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AD VIVUM is a single-vineyard, 100% Cabernet Sauvignon crafted by Chris Phelps, a long-time Napa Valley winemaker who has earned a reputation for his ability to consistently produce unique wines that honestly reflect the terroir of their vineyard origin. Winemaker Chris Phelps grew up in the hills of the Livermore Valley, east of San Francisco, in […]

December 9, 2021

STEADY STATE NAPA CABERNET


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Josh Phelps is the son of well known winemaker, Chris Phelps. Chris’ background includes making wine at Petrus, as the first winemaker at Dominus, and nine years at Caymus. Josh grew up around the vines and the opportunity to create his own brand was too tempting to pass up. Given his local’s access and neighbourhood friends, […]

December 9, 2021

MORE SWEET 16 BRUNELLO


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“2016 Brunello di Montalcino: More of the vintage we have been waiting for” Vinous.“If I had to think of one way to universally describe the majority of wines from the 2016 vintage, I would offer that they are like a well-muscled black stallion in its prime. They are dark yet radiant, expressive, nearly explosive at […]

December 9, 2021

SUMPTIOUS CHIANTI CLASSICO


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“I have long championed Chianti Classico as a source for pedigreed, age worthy wines that the average consumer can still afford. That is, thankfully, still true. In 2015 and 2016, wine lovers will find two genuinely great back to back vintages that arrive precisely at a time when producers are seeking greater finesse and precision. […]

December 9, 2021

BIODYNAMIC BURGUNDY


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Certified Biodynamic, Aurelien Verdet crafts complex and no-compromise wines from some of Côte-de-Nuits finest sites. These are must-try wines for Burgundy enthusiasts and those looking to discover the region’s true gems. Aurélien sources his Nuits-Saint-Georges from the Pertuis Maréchaux vineyard, which lies on the Vosne-Romanée side of the Nuits — a region renowned for its […]

November 16, 2021

“ONE OF THE GREAT VINEYARDS IN AUSTRALIA”


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“Frankland Estate has emerged as one of the great vineyards of Australia” Huon Hooke – The Real Review.Frankland Estate’s Isolation Ridge Vineyard has become an enduring symbol of one of the world’s most remote wine regions. The almost 40-hectare property was planted in 1988, with Hunter Smith the second generation to tend the vines, evolving […]

November 16, 2021

BOLGHERI BLUE BLOOD


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The sea is the soundtrack of the closest winery to the coast in the Bolgheri appellation, a strategic location that yields unforgettable extraordinary wines. This landscape is like scenery from the past, where development by human hands has borne respect for the surroundings. Medieval villages and farmsteads dot the Bolgheri area like magnificent jewels. International […]

September 14, 2021

ONE OF ITALY’S MOST IMPORTANT WINES


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Sicily’s Tasca d’Almerita’s Rosso del Conte is (along with Mastroberardino’s Taurasi) southern Italy’s greatest and most famous red wine. Besides showcasing the merits of the island’s Nero d’Avola grape, Rosso del Conte proves that Italy’s south can produce world class, age-worthy reds. Rosso del Conte was the first single vineyard wine ever produced in Sicily. […]

August 30, 2021

A LIQUID MEMORY


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“For readers familiar with Rioja, Bodegas Weinert is the López de Heredia of Mendoza, making wonderfully traditional wines and sticking to its principles. Bodegas Weinert produces savoury wines that show a combination of ripeness, old World flavours, sumptuous textures, herbal tones and velvety tannins. Intriguing wines that have more in common with older Bordeaux than […]

August 30, 2021