2014 Domaine Patrick Baudouin "Effusion"
Anjou, Loire Valley, France
Aromas of quince, fig, honey and flowers lead to a crisp palate of ripe orchard fruit, honey, ginger and minerals, with the mouthwatering acidity Loire Valley Chenin Blanc is justifiably famous for.
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Ribbon Ridge AVA, Willamette Valley, Oregon
Biodynamically-produced, delicious Oregon Pinot Noir. Lush and soft, with complex berry fruit, violet and earth notes.
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2014 Marchand-Tawse, Morey-Saint-Denis "Rue de Vergy"
From one of Burgundy’s leading lights, this Morey-St-Denis is filled with bright, crisp berry and red cherry fruit, forest floor, clove, cinammon, violets with a pure, earthy finish. The wine is remarkably forward and approachable now, but can be cellared for up to a decade.
2015 Marchetti, "Tenuta del Cavaliere"
Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi, Marche, Italy
This lovely, soft white has aromas and flavors of white peach, straw, blood orange and ginger. Unctuous and smooth palate, balanced by just enough acidity to make it sublimely food-friendly.
2011 Domaine de Beaurenard "Boisrenard"
Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre
Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Rhone Valley, France
A special Chateauneuf from a benchmark producer. Bold, savory and spicy, with tons of black and red berry fruit, game, soy sauce, crushed black pepper and garrigue notes. Everything a CDP should be!
2015 Domaine Saint Nicolas "Les Clous"
Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay, Grolleau Gris
Fiefs Vendeens, Loire Valley, France
This unique white wine is a perfect balance of ripe fruit, minerality and acidity. Refreshing and so tasty!