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NV Champagne Tarlant Cuvee Louis Extra Brut
Eye: Yellow gilt robe, amber reflections, fine and crystal bubbles.Nose: Generous and powerful bouquet, wooded and gourmand notes (dried fruits, vanilla, toasted).Mouth: Superb mouth: unctuousness, complexity and fullness, soft honey notes in the palate; full, mature and vinous wine: a great ageing Champagne.
2012 Lillypilly Estates Shiraz
Beautiful rich ruby colour. Ripe berry aromas. Blackberry and spice on the palate. Lovely savoury intergated oak, finishing warm and rounded.
2009 Arcanum di Arcanum, IGT Toscana
94 points - Wine Spectator Magazine: "Dense and powerful, this red layers ripe black currant, cherry, chocolate, prune and spice flavors over firm, assertive tannins. This is starting to hit its stride, but needs food to match the tannins. Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. Drink now through 2018."
2012 Thomas George Russian River Pinot Noir
Succulent red fruit and cherry aromas complement hints of cola. Explosive flavours of wild berry and dark blue fruit dominate the mid-palate with undertones of thyme and rosemary. Fine tannins and bright acidity frame the wine to create a highly complex finish. Enjoy now and cellar through 2021.
2014 Cantine Fontezoppa DOC Verdicchio di Matelica
Dark straw yellow, with greenish reflections, crystal clear with a good consistency, the legs confirm the alcoholic and glycerol contents. On the nose this wine has notes of Golden apples and walnuts, juniper and jasmine. Nicely smooth and fresh on the palate, well poised alcoholic content and good body. ... read more.
2014 Henschke Henry's Seven GSMV
Deep ruby with purple hues. Pronounced aromas of ripe raspberry, plum, blackberry, with hints of white flowers and lavender, complimented by savoury nuances of black pepper, bay leaf and charcuterie. The palate displays focused raspberry and dark plum fruits, with lively acidity and beautifully balanced ... read more.
2011 Brovia Barolo DOCG Garblet Sue
91 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "Dusty and dry from the outset, the 2011 Barolo Garblèt Sue' is perhaps the most mineral-driven of Brovia's new releases. Those enhanced tones of flint and crushed granite create a unique aromatic signature that is offset nicely against the ... read more.
2013 Yangarra Estate Estate Grown Shiraz
90 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "Medium ruby/purple, the 2013 Grenache Old Vine has intense aromas of red and black cherries, black raspberries and anise with pepper, violets and meaty accents. Full-bodied, rich and concentrated, the palate has chewy tannins with plenty of backbone, ... read more.
2015 Josef Chromy Pinot Noir
Dark cherry and sweet red berry fruits with hints of spice and subtle French oak. The palate is rich and generous with dark red fruits, supple tannins and a smooth texture.
2013 Novaia Valpolicella DOC Classico Superiore “I Cantoni”
Deep ruby red wine. Clear and intense perfume with hints of red berries, together with spices and notes recalling dried grapes. Good alcoholic content, medium-low acidity, medium tannic features and good roundness. A wine with body and structure, flavour some, persistent and good balance.
2015 Maison Jean Loron Jean Gamay Noir
The vines that produce Jean are mainly planted on the hills just outside Lyon. It has roundness in the mouth with a pleasant sweetness. The balance is perfect. Readily accessible, Jean is full of freshness with a very soft finish.
2014 Maison Jean Loron Barbet Moulin-a-Vent
The location of the vines, planted in weathered granite soil, enables the grapes to ripen easily. The Moulin-à-Vent has firm yet full-bodied tannins that bode well for this wine in the future.
2015 Yalumba Old Bush Vine Grenache
The Yalumba Old Bush Vine Grenache 2015 pushes the elegance of Grenache into new territory. Appealingly pure red cherry with raspberry and cedar, this wine is attractive and ethereal. Violets and liquorice show through the red fleshed, taut and precise palate.
2014 Brewer-Clifton Santa Rita Hills Pinot Noir
91 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "The polished, elegantly styled 2014 Pinot Noir Sta Rita Hills gives up lots of black cherry, crushed flowers, leather and spice aromas and flavors to go with a medium-bodied, supple and nicely textured profile on the palate. This fresh, nicely focused ... read more.
2013 Tolaini Chianti Classico Gran Selezione DOCG
91+ points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "The 2013 Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Montebello Sette is a pure expression of Sangiovese aged in traditional botte grande for two years. The wine offers a clean and very complete interpretation of the grape with the added benefit of the more ... read more.
2015 Elk Cove Willamette Valley Pinot Gris
90 points - Wine Spectator Magazine: "Vivid and expansive, with tangy pear and cantaloupe flavors that play against hints of lime, finishing with polish. Drink now through 2019. 16,000 cases made. "
2014 Hickinbotham Clarendon Vineyard 'The Revivalist' Merlot
92 points - Wine Spectator Magazine: "Rich and silky, with violet-scented blackberry and framboise notes, vanilla bean accents and a whiff of espresso. The generous flavors and plump texture linger on the long finish. Drink now through 2027."
2014 Bibi Graetz It's A Game IGT Toscana
Under the ruby colour, the nose is intense and complex. Enjoy this dry, full-bodied and woody red featuring refreshing acidity. On the palate, it showcases fleshy tannins and a broad mouthfeel that leads into a long finish.
2014 Domain Jean Francois Bachelet Santenay Rouge
Bright ruby hue. The bouquet expresses notes of red fruit such as red currants and blackcurrants, accentuated by tobacco nuances. The tannins are smooth and coated on the palate. Beautiful substance, not at all austere. Can be enjoyed young, but will easily keep for around ten years.
2015 Rochioli Estate Chardonnay
90 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "The 2015 Chardonnay offers notes of spiced apples, warm peaches and honeysuckle with a touch of ginger. Medium-bodied, it has an elegant palate with some savory characters and a lively backbone, finishing with a pleasant herbal lift. 2,089 were cases made."
2015 Rochioli Estate Pinot Noir
90 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "Medium ruby-purple colored, the 2015 Pinot Noir Estate offers intense black cherry, red currant and mulberry notes with a spicy undercurrent of cinnamon, cloves and anise. Medium-bodied, it provides mouth-filling cherry and spice flavors with a good ... read more.
2016 Yangarra Estate PF Shiraz
91 points - GismondiOnWine.com: "The fruit is grown at Kangarilla, McLaren Vale from 17-21-year-old shiraz vines that sit between 150-180m above sea level. The 100 hectares of vineyards at Yangarra are divided into 35 individual blocks spread amongst 70 hectares of creeks, native vegetation and ... read more.
2012 Brovia Barolo Ca' Mia
90 points - Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: "The 2012 Barolo Brea Vigna Ca' Mia is a well textured and constructed wine that offers a less elaborate expression of Nebbiolo. The wine speaks in a clear voice and uses a simple vocabulary. Soft tannins segue to a fruity approach and there are end ... read more.
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