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Size750MLVintage2013SKU9341Syrah from Morrocco? Yeah, and it's good too! Made by in a decidedly New World Style from syrah grown in black soil. Deep, rich and delicious. Perfect with Lamb..
Size750MLVintage2011SKU21206This Syrah over-delivers with lifted, perfumed notes of plums, black raspberry and hints of flowers to go with a medium-bodied, rounded and textured feel on the palate. Perfect with grilled meats and roasts.
Size750MLVintage2015SKU15537Aromatics of peach, white flowers with poached pear. On the palate, apricot, nectarine, honey with some light citrus notes and stony minerality. Rich but elegant.
Size750MLVintage2013SKU20680Bright yellow-gold. Intense, spice-accented aromas and flavors of poached pear, honey and tangerine. At once rich and lively, with strong back-end cut and stony persistence. Shows very nice definition for a rich wine. 91pts IWC (2011)
WA90-92RPSize750MLVintage2011SKU18472A sleeper of the vintage, the 2011 Crozes-Hermitage Marius possesses a deep ruby/purple color as well as plenty of licorice, camphor, graphite and black currant fruit. Medium to full-bodied, impressively textured and supple with sweet tannin and an overall silky, lush personality. 90-92pts Wine Advocate (2011)
Size750MLVintage2012SKU21198Offering a delicious mouthful of ripe black cherries, berries and herbs, with floral notes, a little earth and a hint of game. Pure, juicy, nicely styled and slightly wild. Delicious!
Size750MLVintage2012SKU20631Rich, dark berry fruit tinged with garrigue aromas and white pepper lead into a thick, saturated wine in the mouth. Ripe, well-coated tannins provide ample backbone for several years of age, though it will be tough to keep your hands off this beauty.
Size750MLVintage2011SKU20048The vines are planted on fine granite-laden sandy hillsides, facing east, contrary to the parcels of Condrieu. This cooler exposition allows the berries of Viognier to develop good acidity, joined by richness and maturity brought about by the limited yield.
Size750MLVintage2008SKU18502.This precocious Syrah offers dark black fruit flavors together with intense minerality. Supple on the palate, it is supremely balanced with ripe tannins, good viscosity and excellent energy.
WA95Size750MLVintage2011SKU17520The opaque purple-colored Cornas Les Chailles offers up scents of smoked game and charcoal, a full-bodied mouthfeel, supple tannins and pedal-to-the metal richness and density. Already drinkable, it has at least 15 years of aging potential.
Size750MLVintage2014SKU22560The opaque purple-colored Cornas Les Chailles offers up scents of smoked game and charcoal, a full-bodied mouthfeel, supple tannins and pedal-to-the metal richness and density. Already drinkable, it has at least 15 years of aging potential.
Size750MLVintage2009SKU14383Magnificently refined, despite very ripe fruit, not overdone. Floral notes vie with exotic fruits. Sappy and elegant, mineral with a hint of bitterness to balance with citrus zest. Nose: fruity, herbaceous. Mouth: full-flavored white, creamy.
Size750MLVintage2008SKU12804Perret produces some of the most ethereal Condrieus. This offers a fresh, lifted palate of white peach, apricot and lemongrass. Excellent Value!
Size750MLVintage2008SKU12805Massively complex with wild aromas of stone fruit, peaches and apricots, as well as apple and pear notes. The palate has good correspondence to the nose with a stony structure and a deep rich finish.
WSWS-95Size750MLVintage2014SKU21586Gorgeous, showing remarkable range, with jasmine, honeysuckle, acacia and chamomile notes leading the way, followed by star fruit, yellow apple and green fig fruit flavors. The long, mineral-edged finish adds just the right amount of tension, while the fruit and floral elements cascade over one another. Drink now through 2029. WS-95
WA98Size750MLVintage2009SKU16538This 100% Marsanne cuvee exhibits an amazing honeyed, orange marmalade character intermixed with notions of crushed rocks, spring flowers, quince, and white currants. Full-bodied and unctuously textured yet remarkably fresh and vibrant, it should drink nicely for 15-20 years. 98pts Robert Parker (2009)
Size750MLVintage2001SKU4185A fine, bright minerality runs through this white peach, apricot and honeysuckle-filled white. Creamy, with a macadamia nut note on the finish. Wine Spectator
Size750MLVintage2004SKU6931Pale yellow. Intensely mineral aromas of mirabelle, peach and melon, underscored by exotic spices. Explosively sweet but with a firm frame of acidity providing restraint and focus; the ripe fruit flavors take on notes of dried flowers and honey.
Size750MLVintage2006SKU9532Haunting nose that is a more mysterious and minerally rendition of Viognier than most. Intense,dense and complex. Very long and satisfying. Really intellectual and intriguing. Finishes dry. Lightly honeyed but finishes savoury. " 18/20 points Jancis Robinson (2006)
Size750MLVintage2008SKU14531Spicy quince, pear, lemon and floral aromas, with a nervy mineral quality adding vivacity. Deeper pit fruits add power to the citrus notes on the palate and smoky herbal and floral qualities come up on the back end. Impressively fresh and complex wine with strong finishing thrust and excellent clarity. 92pts Stephen Tanzer - IWC 2008
WA90-93+Size750MLVintage2005SKU7756The 2005 Cornas reveals fabulous aromas of acacia flowers, scorched earth, blackberries, dense cherries, and damp forest floor. Full-bodied with high tannin, but equally high extraction and richness, patience will be required for purchasers of this superb Cornas. 90-93+pts Wine Advocate (2005)
WA96Size750MLVintage2009SKU16321The 2009 Cote Rotie La Mordoree (471 cases) is potentially the finest La Mordoree made since the monumental 1991 (which is just beginning to hit full maturity at age 20). Spring flower, black olive, smoky barbecued meat, creme de cassis, graphite and black cherry characteristics are all found in this complex, aromatic effort. With an unctuous texture and a full-bodied mouthfeel, this is a gorgeous example of Cote Rotie Syrah that should drink nicely for 20-25+ years. 96pts Wine Advocate (2009)
IWC94Size750MLVintage2011SKU7547Deep, saturated purple. Explosively aromatic nose shows intense floral, blackberry, cassis and dark cherry, with a ripeness bordering on liqueur-like. Impossibly sweet and concentrated, with intense dark berry and plum flavors and an intoxicating, pungent floral quality. The fruit almost overwhelms the palate and builds impressively through the extremely long finish. A remarkable wine, with the power and balance to age for years. 94pts Stephen Tanzer (2004)
WA98Size750MLVintage2009SKU16327The 2009 Ermitage Le Meal Blanc (844 cases) offers up aromas and flavors of tomato confit, white peaches, honeysuckle, acacia flowers, licorice and anise. Deep, full-bodied and textured, with superb intensity as well as richness, it is the most exotic, tropical fruit-flavored Ermitage from Chapoutier in 2009. 98pts Wine Advocate (2009)
WA98+Size750MLVintage2009SKU16319Another monumental effort from Michel Chapoutier, it possesses copious notes of smoky asphalt, black truffles, pen ink, graphite and blackberry liqueur intermixed with hints of flowers and crushed rocks. Extremely full-bodied with abundant sweet tannins, amazing penetration on the palate and a long finish, this historic effort should age effortlessly for 50-100+ years. 98+pts Wine Advocate (2009)