Domaine Stéphane Lucie Guillemin 2016 Mâcon-Péronne

The wine: Ripe, with very attractive and inviting aromas. Silky, some fat and richness but with excellent balance – it really holds the concentration well in the finish. The domaine was created in 2003, while Stéphane was still working for the cave co-operative; he went full-time at his domaine in 2007. Lucie joined in 2009. Between Read more about Domaine Stéphane Lucie Guillemin 2016 Mâcon-Péronne[…]

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A Real Gem: 2009 Domaine Raphet Pernand-Vergelesses “Les Belles Filles”

Below the great Grand Cru vineyards of Corton lies the village of Pernand-Vergelesses.  While the wines never achieve the greatness of the former, there are many wonderful producers making great wine for a lot less money. Case in point, 2009 Domaine Raphet Pernand-Vergelesses “Les Belles Filles”.  A real gem of a wine with 8 ½ Read more about A Real Gem: 2009 Domaine Raphet Pernand-Vergelesses “Les Belles Filles”[…]

Looking for the best wine for Festival Season? Try Chinon Rosé “Charles Joguet”!

Chinon Rosé “Charles Joguet” is a excellent choice for an evening relaxing after a day of dancing at the Fairgrounds!  Smoked trout, paté, or a Loire chèvre with a crusty baguette will pair quite nicely with this juicy Cab Franc rosé and at $24 who can resist! Juice is obtained by saignée, with attention paid to gentle Read more about Looking for the best wine for Festival Season? Try Chinon Rosé “Charles Joguet”![…]