Rhone

CHENE BLEU VAUCLUSE ROSE 2019
Article code VF14217
$45.00
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ROTEM & MOUNIR SAOUMA ‘INOPIA’ COTES DU RHONE ROUGE 2016
Article code VF14162
$35.00
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CHAPOUTIER ‘BELLERUCHE’ ROSE 2018
Article code VF14135
$15.00
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Nose : aromas of red fruits and citrus (grapefruit, etc.) complemented by notes of exotic fruits.
Palate : the wine is fresh, delicate and fruity on entry and underpinned by a lovely freshness that prolongs the drinking enjoyment.
SANTA DUC AUX LIEUX-DITS GIGONDAS 2017
Article code VF14093
$35.00
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This cuvee reflects all our locations in Gigondas. It gets its character through the connection between eight different vineyards and four typical grape varieties of the Rhône Valley. Alluvial soils, red and blue clay, as well as marl lime, add to the tas
SANTA DUC ‘LES AUBES’ VACQUEYRAS 2019
Article code VF14094
$28.00
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A culmination of two terroirs, Les Aubes and La Ponche both found in the commune of Vacqueyras.
ANDRE BRUNEL CHATEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE 2016
Article code VF13842
$49.00
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Winemaker’s notes: “Dominant aromas of red and black fruits enhanced by a touch of oak from the barrel-aged Syrah and a touch of leather and earth complement the harmonious tannins rounding out an elegant and long finish.”
LEVET ‘LES JOURNARIES’ COTE-ROTIE 2016
Article code VF13619
$73.00
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“Since the 2004 vintage, we have expanded our work with the Levet family to include a second bottling of Cote Rotie known as “Les Journaries”, a cuvée drawn from grapes harvested from old vines in the “La Landonne” lieu-dit. This wine is more subtle, more
DOMAINE DE FONDRECHE VENTOUX ROUGE 2016
Article code VF13462
$23.00
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“Varieties : 50 % Grenache, 30 % Syrah, 20 % Mourvèdre.
Vineyard soil : Lime stone & clay.
Vinification :Traditional, fermentation of 21 to 28 days with only light punch downs to favor a slowing harmonious extraction.
Aging: 1/3 stainless steel vats, 1/3
DOMAINE SAINT-DAMIEN LA LOUISIANNE GIGONDAS 2018
Article code VF13340
$39.00
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DOMAINE GEORGES VERNAY CONDRIEU ‘LES TERRASSES DE L’EMPIRE’ 2017
Article code VF13290
$105.00
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“Domaine Georges Vernay lies among steep slopes of the northern Rhone Valley. The property has become a major emblem of French winegrowing, from the time when Georges Vernay saved the Condrieu appellation. Since 1997, Christine Vernay, Francis' granddaugh
CHATEAU LA NERTHE CHATEAUNEUF DU PAPE ROUGE 2016
Article code VF13265
$67.00
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93 Points - Josh Raynolds - Vinous Media: “(barrel-fermented and aged in new oak barriques) Light bright yellow. Expansive aromas of pear and peach nectar and tangerine, joined in the glass by honey, vanilla and candied ginger nuances. Fleshy and broad on
CHENE BLEU ABELARD 2009
Article code VF12512
$99.00
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95 Points - Jeb Dunnauck - The Wine Advocate - "Much more southern Rhone-like in style, the 2009 Abelard is a blend of 85% Grenache and 15% Syrah that spent 18 months in barrel. Big, ripe, layered and hedonistic, with tons of sweet Grenache blackberry and
DOMAINE BEAURENARD CHATEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE 2017
Article code VF12983
$55.00
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91 Points - Josh Raynolds - Vinous - “Deep ruby-red. Highly perfumed red fruit preserve, incense and Asian spice aromas show excellent clarity and pick up a smoky mineral element with air. Sappy, sweet and penetrating on the palate, offering juicy raspber
DOMAINE PAUL JABOULET AINE CROZES-HERMITAGE ‘DOMAINE DE THALABERT’ 2016
Article code VF12963
$47.00
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92-94 Points - Josh Raynolds - Vinous Media: “(20% new oak) Bright violet. Highly perfumed, mineral-accented dark berries, cherry liqueur and candied violet on the nose. At once rich and energetic, offering juicy, focused black raspberry and cherry cola f
GUILLAUME GILLES CORNAS 2014
Article code VF12869
$69.00
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“This is the grand wine of this tiny domaine. The vines are situation on the higher slopes of the Chaillot vineyard. The “terroir” is more complex here with a mixture of soil types and expositions. There are terraces of pure granite that are oriented east
GUILLAUME GILLES VIN DE FRANCE LES PEYROUSES ROUGE 2015 1.5L
Article code VF12836
$105.00
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“This wine, feral and exciting, issues from an old vines parcel on the flats in Cornas. The soil is sand and clay overlain with large “galet” stones. The vinification is the same as is used for the more prestigious wines of the cellar. Best described as a
CLUSEL-ROCH COTE-ROTIE LES GRANDES PLACES 2014
Article code VF12270
$110.00
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92+ Points - Jeb Dunnuck - The Wine Advocate - “Showing the minerality and masculine character that's the hallmark of this site, the 2014 Côte Rôtie les Grandes Places is medium-bodied, rich, firm and structured, with lots of black fruits, crushed rocks a
AUGUSTE CLAPE CORNAS 'CUVEE RENAISSANCE' 2014
Article code VF11858
$89.00
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91 Points - Jeb Dunnuck - The Wine Advocate - “The 2014s are more elegant, silky and streamlined, yet offer classic characters and will evolve gracefully. Readers looking for a smoking good Cornas to drink over the coming 7-8 years need to latch onto bott
AUGUSTE CLAPE CORNAS 2014
Article code VF11857
$173.00
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93 Points - Jeb Dunnuck - The Wine Adocate - “The 2014s are more elegant, silky and streamlined, yet offer classic characters and will evolve gracefully. Similar to the Renaissance, with tons of cedary spice, pepper, iron, beef blood, crushed rock and new
CLOS DES PAPES CHATEAUNEUF DU PAPE 1998 1.5L
Article code VF11713
$325.00
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90+ Points - Stephen Tanzer - Vinous - “Deep red. Expressive, very complex aromas of plum, leather, animal fur, minerals and smoke, along with spice and kirsch notes from the mourvedre. Concentrated, smooth and penetrating, thanks to excellent acidity; fr
DOMAINE JL CHAVE HERMITAGE BLANC 2014
Article code VF10142
$300.00
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95 Points - Josh Raynolds - Vinous - “Light yellow-gold. Vibrant, mineral-accented citrus and pit fruits, honey and nougat on the intensely perfumed nose, joined by a suave floral nuance. Shows superb depth as well as vivacity, offering sappy orange, pear
DOMAINE DU TUNNEL ROUSSANNE SAINT PERAY 2011
Article code VF9069
$39.00
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91 Points - Josh Raynolds - Vinous - “Light gold. Deeply pitched orchard and pit fruit aromas are lifted by notes of lemon zest and chalky minerality. Rich but lively and precise, offering intense nectarine and pear skin flavors and a touch of anise. Clos
PIERRE GAILLARD 'ASIATICUS' 2013
Article code VF8113
$59.00
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"Fleshy, strong and very elegant. This wine reflects its terroir of slopely schist facing south on the left bank of the Rhône. During the Roman era, this area used to produce the reputed wines of Terres de Viennae."
AUGUSTE CLAPE CORNAS 'CUVEE RENAISSANCE' 2015
Article code VF0659
$92.00
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92 Points - Joe Czerwinski - The Wine Advocate - “The 2015 Cornas Renaissance is a blend of two young-vine (under 25 years of age) parcels with a bit of Sabarotte to bind them together. It’s fruit-forward and verging on jammy in this hot vintage, but it h