Drink now. Open and expressive, this Cab goes back to the days when the actual Mondavi family was still running things at Robert Mondavi Winery. Brick color gives way to… Read more Robert Mondavi, Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve, 1996 →
Cherries, iodine and mulch. Medium-bodied and dry with an incredible balance between ripe fruit and dusty earth. This taster enjoyed the wine with a classic carbonara. W.M.
Dense, concentrated and still quite youthful, this wine hails from historic Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars first Estate vineyard planted to Cabernet Sauvignon in the eponymous district of Southeastern Napa. Very… Read more Stag’s Leap Fay. Cabernet Sauvignon 2002. →
Elegant estate bottled Rhône blend by the Perrin family (of CDP’s Château de Beaucastel) from their Paso Robles property. Pale ruby with aromatics reminiscent of ripe raspberries, morello cherries and… Read more Tablas Creek Esprit 2012 →
Nearly pitch black at its core, this old vines Grenache brings a bouquet of cooked red berries, white pepper and crushed stone. Full and structured with a mouth-drying finish. William… Read more Domaine Grand Veneur, CDP, les origines, 2010 →
Beautifully aged, mineral-laden Chardonnay from top growing site in Chablis. Meyer lemon, seashells and hay on the nose, round and soft on the palate with complex texture and excellent length.… Read more Daniel Etienne Defaix, Chablis 1er Cru, Les Lys 2005 →
This is a rare expression of Chardonnay from NSG ( Nuit Saint George ) Village, offering underripe orchard fruit and green apple, bracing minerality and chalkiness on the way to… Read more Domaine de l’Arlot NSG, La Gerbotte 2014 →