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Charming & Unique Southern French Red

Maxime Magnon Rozeta (Corbières 2015) Special 6-pack Price: $194 (~$32/bottle) It was only a few decades ago that the Languedoc-Roussillon was known mainly for its cheap and plentiful wine. Yet the best growers have proved that the region has far…

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Posted on 2017.01.04 in France, Languedoc-Roussillon, Saturday Sips  |  Read more...

 

Château de Beaucastel – Foremost Châteauneuf-du-Pape at Pre-arrival Prices

Château de Beaucastel (Châteauneuf-du-Pape, 2013) $415/6-pack (~$69/bottle) We’ve sourced a limited amount of this world-class wine and although it’s already stocked in our shop we’re offering it at pre-arrival prices. Regular price is $89/bottle. Please call or email if you…

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Posted on 2016.05.20 in France, Southern Rhone, Special Selections  |  Read more...

 

Faugères – France’s Well Kept Secret

Domaine Léon Barral (Faugères, 2012) ~$29/bottle We have been trying to bring in Didier Barral‘s wines for years now and we were finally able to score the 2011 vintage last year, so some of you might already be familiar…

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Posted on 2015.10.07 in France, Languedoc-Roussillon, Saturday Sips  |  Read more...

 

Value from Southern Rhône’s Vacqueyras

2011 Domaine des Amouriers Price: $26/bottle 2010 Domaine de l’Espigouette Price: $24/bottle We’re always talking about “value” wines. The reality is, when it comes to wine, there is no definition of value that we can apply as a broad…

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Posted on 2015.04.01 in France, Saturday Sips, Southern Rhone  |  Read more...

 

Southern Rhône Round Two

We had such a fantastic turnout for last Saturday’s tasting that we decided to hold another Southern Rhône tasting this coming Saturday. We’ll be pouring a handful of hearty, sun-drenched wines, both red and white. We’ll be…

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Posted on 2015.01.21 in Saturday Sips, Southern Rhone  |  Read more...

 

A Southern Rhône Celebration

This cold snap has us craving hearty, sun-drenched wines from the south of France. Stop by this Saturday to sample an assortment of Southern Rhône wines all at discounted prices. From country wines for $10, up to the region’s most famous appellation, Châteauneuf-du-Pape,…

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Posted on 2015.01.16 in France, Saturday Sips, Southern Rhone  |  Read more...

 

Châteauneuf-du-Pape & Meursault

2011 Domaine La Barroche Châteauneuf-du-Pape Signature Price $79/bottle The young and incredibly talented Julien Barrot took over winemaking at Domaine La Barroche during the disastrous 2002 vintage. Despite this trial by fire, Julien has since produced one magnificent vintage after…

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Posted on 2014.12.12 in Burgundy, France, Saturday Sips, Southern Rhone  |  Read more...

 

Fresh & Pure Faugères

Snap out of your turkey stupor and stop by this Saturday to taste some exciting wines from a leading winemaker and sustainable farming advocate in the south of France. Rising out of the Languedoc Plain, north of Béziers and high up into…

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Posted on 2014.11.29 in France, Languedoc-Roussillon, Saturday Sips  |  Read more...

 

Wines of Sun and Stone – Corbières

August 4-10, 2014 Maxime Magnon – La Vallée du Paradis “La Démarrante” $26.10/bottle – 10% off regular price of $29 SOLD OUT The Hautes Corbières – a massive, wind-swept limestone block only good, agriculturally speaking, for growing vines, raising…

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Posted on 2014.08.03 in France, Languedoc-Roussillon, Special Selections  |  Read more...

 

Domaine L’Oustal Blanc Naïck 7 — Aromatherapy in a Glass of Languedoc-Roussillon

Price: $20 per bottle or Special 6-Pack Discount $115 SOLD OUT Just the other day Yorick was extolling the virtues of the season. Gazing out upon the leaf-strewn sidewalk, he declared, “Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to…

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Posted on 2013.10.01 in France, Languedoc-Roussillon, Special Selections  |  Read more...

 


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