December 2016 Mixed Shipment

Chateau La Roque Pic Saint Loup Mourvèdre 2012

Chateau La Roque Pic Saint Loup Mourvèdre 2012

Pic Saint Loup, Languedoc, France

$21.99 / each

Description:

Chateau La Roque is a certified biodynamic winery in Pic Saint Loup which dates back to the 8th century! Romans planted the winery's first vines and Benedictine monks constructed the winery's vaulted cellars. This floral, beautifully concentrated old vines Mourvedre bottling bears a bright purple hue and displays incredibly fresh blackberry and black cherry fruit, along with fragrant notes of licorice and sweet baking spices. Mouth-filling and expansive, this was fermented with wild yeasts and spent 18 months in neutral French oak.

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Domaine de Vodanis Vouvray Pétillant Brut NV

Domaine de Vodanis Vouvray Pétillant Brut NV

Vouvray, Loire Valley, France

$21.99 / each

Description:

This crisp, honey-scented sparkling Vouvray was grown organically and biodynamically and strikes the perfect balance between ripe, luscious fruit and tangy, palate-whetting acidity. Fermented in the bottle and hand-riddled like Champagne, this is stunning, super aromatic bubbly that shows vivacious granny smith apple and pineapple flavors, chalky minerality, and a velvety mousse. Made of 100% Chenin Blanc fruit that was sourced from Domaine Huet vineyards, some of the most acclaimed in the region.

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Tenute Le Cave Tasi Prosecco 2015

Tenute Le Cave Tasi Prosecco 2015

Prosecco, Veneto, Italy

$21.99 / each

Description:

Very rarely does Prosecco stop you in your tracks, but this organic and biodynamic bottling from Tenute Le Cave is a total showstopper. Made of 100% Glera, the classic grape of Prosecco, this bottling is tropical and incredibly aromatic, showing bold notes of gardenia, lychee, ripe mango and pineapple. Likely one of the most alluring, most expressive Proseccos you'll find.

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