Cellar/Tasting Notes The goal at Acacia is to interfere as little as possible in order to preserve maximum flavor of their wine with clarity and balance. They believe in the grapes and the land.
The 2012 Chardonnay epitomizes this goal as it is a balanced and refreshing chardonnay with aromatic notes of fresh melon,..
Cellar/Tasting Notes Frank Bailly runs this consistent, solid-performer 20-ha Bue estate. The vineyards are located on the slopes of Sancerre, Bue and Chavignol. The blend of these three different terroirs (caillottes, terres blanches and silex) contribute greatly to the balance and consistency found in the wines..
Cellar/Tasting Notes Indicative blend: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot. The harvests are carried out by hand and an "orchestration" to compose the best possible wine begins - balanced and harmonious, allowing the fruit to achieve its fullest expression. Château Preuillac are powerful, robust and rich in flavors,..
Ramnista is a complex Xinomavro with a semi-deep red color, initially showing powerful
aromas of vanilla, coffee and toasted bread. As the wine opens up, the aromas soften and
the typical aromatic features of Xinomavro - strawberry, blackberry and tomato prevail. The
Cellar/Tasting Notes It is really hard to find good popular-priced Merlot (think back to the movie Sideways). This lovely Merlot fits the bill: Fresh black cherry with a hint of truffle, comes onto the palate with big shoulders yet very refined tannins, leaving a long, broad finish. We like it a lot.
Cellar/Tasting Notes "Keen aromas of olives and seaspray carry through on the rich, almost oily palate, where flavors of herbs and black pepper are assertive yet delicate..." - Wine Spectator
Cellar/Tasting Notes "Exuberant, bright, fresh and thirst-quenching. Cries out, drink me!" Eric Asimov, The New York Times, November 8, 2012
Cellar/Tasting Notes "The 2010 Malagousia may be my favorite yet from the winery - not to criticize earlier examples, which show well. Now, part of the aging is done in second and third pass oak. It handles the oak remarkably well - you hardly notice that there is any. The wine seems to have more solidity, but it is..
Cellar/Tasting Notes "Trim and pure, this is focused on white peach, tangerine and honeysuckle, ending with a push of delicate lemony citrus."