Arriving Today at Hopper’s Carte des Vins: Charles Joguet Chinon “Cuvée Terroir” 2014!

A great wine at a great price of $22. The purity of fruit, the exceptional delineation of aromas and flavors, the soulful reflection of terroirs, and the extraordinary seductiveness of the texture make the wines from Joguet second to none. Chinon’s favorite son Francois Rabelais himself supposedly coined the term “taffeta wine” (soft and smooth like the Read more about Arriving Today at Hopper’s Carte des Vins: Charles Joguet Chinon “Cuvée Terroir” 2014![…]

So, you are ready for Mardi Gras but what about Valentines Day?!

Your costume is perfect and you know where to find your adventure on the Avenue or in the Bywater or on the Moonwalk BUT… what are you going to do for Valentines Day?  Normally we have to be a bit more somber on Ash Wednesday but what can you do when Valentines gets in the Read more about So, you are ready for Mardi Gras but what about Valentines Day?![…]

Bouland’s Morgon

The 2016 vintage of Bouland’s Morgon is probably the best wine under $30 in stock at Hopper’s now. Bouland’s Morgon comes from a single hectare of vines planted by Bouland’s grandfather in 1926 on a steep south-east facing slope. Vine age combined with Morgon`s schist bedrock and granitic sand perhaps account for the wine`s fabulous Read more about Bouland’s Morgon[…]

Château de Brézé Saumur Rouge Clos Mazurique 2016

Looking for a wine to brighten a chilly January evening? Château de Brézé Saumur Rouge Clos Mazurique 2016 is only $19.99 at Hopper’s Carte des Vins! The cabernet franc wines of the Loire have been perennially great values, and this remains true even though wine writers have for years been desperately trying to give away Read more about Château de Brézé Saumur Rouge Clos Mazurique 2016[…]

Saturday Tasting: December 5th

Don’t miss this GREAT deal on world class wine, this Saturday!! Domaine Jean Collet et Fils Chablis 2013, $25 – special Saturday tasting price $20 While white Burgundy from the Côte d’Or prices continue to rise, Chablis has remained stable.  Recent warmer vintages has resulted in more consistent quality.  The 2013 vintage is an ideal vintage Read more about Saturday Tasting: December 5th[…]