The 2011 Caillerets captures the site's startling greatness with particular acuity. Antonio Galloni's note nails this quality: "Here the style is lifted, aromatic and understated, with veins of crystalline minerality that give the wine its sense of energy and focus." Reading...
The signature at Lieser is a dynamic interplay of mineral, fruit and acid. Lieser's wines show as intense and sleek, yet are rivetingly balanced with a ruthlessly detailed, slate-y cut. When you reach the GG level, the rigor of the mineral core, the integration and balance...
Hans Reisetbauer has distilled everything from carrots to ginger to oranges and made gin and whiskey. His fame has also brought collaborations with some of the world's top winemakers - he has distilled the pomace from Jean-Marc Roulot's Meursault Charmes and Donnhoff's Eiswein.
A couple of months ago we offered bottles of the 2013 Côte du Py. We were so excited by the wine. It had the finesse, the vividness and the texture that we love about our favorite vintages of Foillard's Côte du Py. The 2013 edition shares the snap and fresh transparency...
I'm happy to offer this list of Burgundy's top talent ranging from 2008-2012 and covering everything from Aligoté to Bienvenue-Bâtard-Montrachet.
2008 is a stunning Champagne vintage. While 2002 and 1996 are defined by their power and ripeness, the 2008 vintage delivers a purity, balance and finesse that we haven’t seen since 1988. The L’Artiste beautifully captures the essence of the vintage, displaying beautiful...
Vajra hit it out of the park with their Viole. There's a purity, finesse and aromatic complexity that we've never encountered before. There's such a finely calibrated balance that we expect it to be absolutely stunning after decades in the cellar.
Bussière has always been a powerful, slightly edgy wine. In recent vintages, I've been amazed by how much elegance this wine has developed. The 2012 represents an inflection point in this trend. The 2012 Bussière offers up such length, refined detail and crystal clear transparency....