February 2017 Mixed Shipment

Chateau de Saint-Amour 2015

Chateau de Saint-Amour 2015

Saint-Amour, Beaujolais, France

$21.99 / each

Description:

Saint-Amour is one of Beaujolais' ten Crus or villages which produce the region's most acclaimed bottlings. This silky, deeply concentrated example from Chateau de Saint-Amour is an exceptional expression of the Gamay grape. This very impressive, beautifully crafted wine was grown on granite soils, bears a brilliant purple hue, and is redolent of fresh violets and crushed minerals. On the palate you'll find vivid black raspberry and blackberry flavors, racy acidity and fabulous textural density.

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Leduc-Frouin La Seigneurie Anjou 2015

Leduc-Frouin La Seigneurie Anjou 2015

Anjou, Loire Valley, France

$21.99 / each

Description:

This bone-dry, 100% Chenin Blanc from the region of Anjou in France's Loire Valley is a stellar example of this grape variety. Boasting a broad, expansive mouthfeel, this elegant, medium-bodied wine is redolent with wildflower honey, acacia flowers, sea salt and fragrant notes of gala apple. Grown sustainably and aged in neutral oak for 11 months, this was made by the Leduc family who has been producing wine on their estate in Anjou for four generations.

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Pfeffingen Scheurebe Dry 2015

Pfeffingen Scheurebe Dry 2015

Pfalz, Germany

$21.99 / each

Description:

Pfeffingen is a very historic, 300 year old estate located in the Pfalz region of Germany. Known for its pioneering work with the Scheurebe grape, this winery produces one of the country's absolute top examples of this super unique aromatic variety. A cross between Riesling and Bouquet Blanc, this Scheurebe is a real charmer, yielding delicate white peach fruit, crystalline minerality, and incredible finesse in the mouth.

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Timbre A Cote Pinot Noir 2014

Timbre A Cote Pinot Noir 2014

Monterey, California

$21.99 / each

Description:

This raspberry and strawberry-scented Central Coast Pinot Noir hails from Mission Ranch Vineyard in Monterey. Deceptively light in hue, this wine is actually quite intense in flavor, showing gorgeous ripeness and complex notes of cinnamon and cardamom spice, as well as a touch of caramel on the finish. Aged in neutral barrel for 11 months, this is soft, supple, and very elegant in style. Timbre is a project spearheaded by Joshua Klapper and Alex Katz of La Fenetre Wines.

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