100% Viura. All grapes come from the ‘Rioja Alta’ subzone, where higher altitudes and Atlantic influences make for a moderate climate which is ideal for producing wines of elegance and finesse. Soils are composed of iron-rich clay and limestone. This wine is aged in tank and bottled in January to preserve freshness and fruit.
Now through July 1st get this spectacular white burgundy for $20! Come see us today at 5601 Magazine Street!
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[…]
One could easily consider Régis Minet the Loire Valley’s answer to an action hero. He may play it cool on the outside, but at closer look, one sees a man of brooding intensity on an insatiable quest for adventure. It may just be in the blood. His grandfather, Robert Minet, was an artisan tonnelier, or Read more about Régis Minet Pouilly-Fumé 2016 – $30[…]
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”[…]
Bérêche & Fils Brut Réserve, a blend of 70% wines from the base year with the balance reserve wines, composed from approximately one-third each of the three major varieties. A model of harmony, nuance and verve, it is a pure expression of the domaine’s varied terroirs that demonstrates both the Bérêche brothers great skill and Read more about Three New Champagnes[…]
This is a 15 liter, 20 bottles, of 1995 Chateau Rauzan-Segla Grand Cru from Margaux! Call us for the price at 504-227-3888
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”![…]
Producer – Domaine de la Bastide Country – France Region – Côtes du Rhône Domaine de la Bastide, the home of Vincent and Stephanie Boyer in Visan in the southern Rhone, is a fortified farmhouse surrounded by fig and cherry trees that was built by the Knights Templar in the Middle Ages; the property eventually became a Read more about Domaine de la Bastide[…]