Cellar/Tasting Notes "Barrel sample. There is wood here, the fruit is fresh, with a lively acidity on top of the core of tannin. A bright, fresh, blackcurrant wine"
"Dark ruby-colored with a garnet rim, it displays a lovely nose
of Asian spices, incense, tobacco, balsamic, and blackberry. On
the palate it has exceptional depth, layers of spicy black fruit,
Cellar/Tasting Notes "The 2009 Marsannay Les Grasses Tetes emerges from the glass with layers of vibrant dark cherries, flowers and mint. This translucent, sexy Marsannay is striking and exceptionally beautiful. Les Grasses Tetes is a clay-rich vineyard that yields wines of considerable generosity." (Antonio Galloni)
Cellar/Tasting Notes Medium-bodied, with firm tannins and a medium finish. Slightly hollow center palate.
Cellar/Tasting Notes A Napa standout Cab, Knollwood Cabernet Sauvignon is made from rigorously selected grapes (Cabernet Sauvignon with a small amount of Petit Verdot) grown in the Valley. Carefully vinified to be well-structured and robust, its echoes of plum and black currant persist on palate. Ripe tannins provide..
Cellar/Tasting Notes "A distinctive Zin that offers a real sense of place. Aromas of spice and brambly huckleberry lead to zesty, well-focused currant, toasty cinnamon and anise flavors. Tannins are big but ripe. Needs time to bloom."
Cellar/Tasting Notes "A notably ripe yet pleasingly fresh nose of both red and dark berry fruit aromas offers up plenty of Gevrey style earth and humus notes. There is good drive to the mineral-inflected, fresh and beautifully balanced medium-bodied flavors that possess a distinctly austere but persistent finish. This..
Cellar/Tasting Notes Owned and managed since the 1920s by the Borie family of Ducru Beaucaillou, Haut-Batailley is often overlooked in the midst of its more famous neighbors. The wines are made with the same care as other Borie properties (Grand-Puy Lacoste and Ducru, e.g.). Typically medium-bodied, Haut-Batailley is..
Cellar/Tasting Notes Fabulously fruity and wonderfully priced and bursting with aromas of strawberry, incense and wild flowers.