The list of Barolos covers everything from Sandrone and Aldo Conterno to Giuseppe Mascarello and Burlutto. There's a good amount from the heralded 2010 vintage and the 2011s represent the vintage at its best.
Agrapart's Champagne's have been an obsession for us.Judging by the response to our offer on '08 Minéral last August, many people share this with us. Taste Agrapart and you immediately understand why. Pascal and Fabrice Agrapart are masters of terroir.When I was lucky enough...
2012 is a blockbuster edition of Sassicaia. It's the total package with saturating intensity and aristocratic stature. The wine assumes a breathtaking scale, delivering dark fruits, spice, cedar and other savory dimensions. This is simply a monumental edition of this wine.
Schaefer produced a beautiful range of 2014s, but that range is very limited in terms of availability. With only 4ha and a huge following, Schaefer is never in good supply, but 2014 is ugly. The Schaefers did ruthless selections through the vineyards. A large amount of wine...
Clape's Cornas undergoes an amazing transformation in the cellar. It evolves from being dense and powerful in its youth into something beautiful with surprising refinement.
The Morstein vineyard is unmistakable. Its ability to render wines with staggering depth and crystalline minerality is nothing short of mind-blowing.
Of course, Klaus Peter Keller put the vineyard on the map. He issues one of the greatest dry Rieslings in Germany from the...
We've been buying Marie-Courtin for the past handful of vintages. The Champagnes have always been compelling, but it's obvious that things have clicked into high gear in recent vintages. The Marie-Courtin 2012 Resonance was a stand out at a recent tasting of over a dozen...
The list covers plenty of rarities, including Fourrier and 2010 Ponsot Clos St. Denis.