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Château Clerc Milon - Grand Cru Classe AOC Pauillac    2011                   

Nestled amongst its neighbours of Chateau Lafite and Mouton-Rothschild, Château Clerc Milon is the third of the Pauillac classified growths acquired by Baron Philippe de Rothschild, joining the illustrious Rothschild family of Chateaux. The wine is a deep and radiant garnet red, revealing finely toasted spice and tobacco notes…

Château Potensac – AOC Médoc, Bordeaux             2005                            

Owned by the Delon family and managed by Jean-Hubert Delon, who also manages another illustrious Chateau, Leoville Las Cases. “The 2005 Potensac has a deep ruby/purple colour, a classic bouquet of sweet red and black fruits, as well as gorgeous texture and purity. Medium-bodied and concentrated, this wine behaves like a Medoc Cru Classe…

Vosne Romanée – Grand Vin De Bourgogne - Bouchard Père & Fils  2013          

The small commune of Vosne-Romanée is Burgundy’s brightest star, producing the finest and most expensive Pinot Noirs in the world, and boasting no fewer than eight Grand Cru vineyards including the great Domaine Romanée Conti. Vosne’s wines have an extraordinary intensity of fruit which manages to combine power and finesse…

Château Ormes de Pez – AOC Saint Estephe           2005                            

Chateau Ormes de Pez is a well known chateau of the Cazes family, owners of Chateau Lynch Bages. The Jean-Michel Cazes estates have had a great year in 2005, and this one is no different. This vintage is benchmark St Estèphe, with lots of earthy minerality, far more generosity than usual. Extremely accessible, …

Château d’Armailhac - Grand Cru Classe AOC Pauillac   2006                    

This impressive Pauillac is performing even better from bottle than it did from barrel. Made by the staff at Mouton Rothschild, it is a blend of 64% Cabernet Sauvignon, and the rest Merlot and Cabernet Franc. A dense ruby/purple colour is followed by a bouquet of grilled meats, subtle herbs, coffee, black currants, and a hint of camphor…

Château Dassault – Grand Cru Classe Saint-Emillion                2006                   

Château Dassault produces extremely elegant wines that always display a delicate marriage of fruit and oak in perfect balance, with fine acidity and supple tannin. The 2006 is a classic hedonistic style of St.-Emilion, this wine displays oodles of plum and red and black currant notes with sweet cherries and roasted herbs…

Château Lynch-Moussas - Grand Cru Classe AOC Pauillac   2005                        

The wines of Lynch Moussas are well known for their deep and dark colour, their red-fruity nose. They are round with a beginning of ripe tannins, followed by the typical hints of blackcurrant of the prestigious wines of Pauillac. The deep ruby/purple-tinged 2005 exhibits notes of blackberries, currants, and hints of smoke and toasty oak in the background…

La Dame de Montrose - AOC Saint Estephe   2006                                     

From the illustrious Chateau Montrose, the 2006 La Dame de Montrose, is a shrewd choice for wine consumers. A blend of 58% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 12% Cabernet Franc, plus a small quantity of Petit Verdot, it is a layered, lush, fleshy effort possessing ripe red and black fruits interwoven with hints of earth and spice box….

Beaune - Les Teurons, Premier Cru, Bourgogne – Château Corton C2011          

Les Teurons is one of Beaune's most highly-respected Premier Cru (1er Cru) vineyards. It is located on the Cote d'Or above the city of Beaune itself, and is planted mostly to Pinot Noir. Les Teurons Premier Cru wines are somewhat typical of Beaune, exhibiting good depth and weight but with some delicacy, and plentiful earthy, spicy characters…

Le Baron de Brane - Grand Vin du Margaux   2006                                            

From the stables of Château Brane-Cantenac, long known unofficially as the “First of the Seconds”. It takes advantage of all the same natural and technological elements that contribute to making the Grand Vin such an impressive wine – a historic terroir, state-of-the-art winemaking facility, and careful maturation in premium French oak barrels…

Château Chasse-Spleen – AOC Moulis-en-Medoc     2005                            

A beautiful offering from this top-notch Moulis estate which consistently produces wine of Cru Classe quality. The deep ruby/purple-tinged 2005 Chasse-Spleen offers up scents of cassis, minerals, and flowers. Medium to full-bodied, moderately tannic, rich, and potentially outstanding. This pretty classic left bank red Bordeaux with lovely 2005 velvety texture…

Château Orisse Du Casse – Grand Cru Saint-Emillion      2005                   

Winemaker Richard Dubois trained at the famous Chateau Petrus and is committed and passionate about making the finest wine. An opaque purple colour is accompanied by aromas of blackberries, cassis, smoke, espresso, and new wood. Medium bodied, dense, ripe, and moderately structured, this wine displays a purity of Merlot rich fruit character, with depth of flavour…

Château Gloria – AOC Saint Julien     2008                                              

This estate has been fashioning terrific wines over recent vintages, some consider it the equal of several Cru Classe wines, The 2008 is an opulent, dense purple-hued effort displaying sweet creme de cassis fruit intermixed with hints of tapenade, licorice, and roasted herbs. It exhibits fabulously pure fruit, a full-bodied mouthfeel, and a flamboyant, almost exotic richness…

Château Garraud – AOC Lalande-de-Pomerol          2005                            

This splendid property has managed to elevate itself into star-status in a comparatively short space of time. The vineyards are situated in the prime zone of Néac, where all the region’s most respected châteaux are to be found. The dynamic Jean-Marc Nony is employing Michel Rolland as consultant oenologist and minute attention to detail has resulted in a run of vintages…

Santenay – Les Gravières, 1er Cru, Bourgogne - Prosper Maufoux    2013          

The Santenay Premier Cru (1er Cru) is overwhelmingly a red wine from the Pinot Noir. The grapes come from old vines in the "Les Gravières” Premier Cru plot in the village of Santenay in the south of the Côte de Beaune. Les Gravières vineyard is said to be the best Premier Cru plot in all of Santenay and the wine it produces is well-built and develops a good strong bouquet…

Louis Latour - Pouilly-Fuissé              2011  (White Wine)                                                     

Pouilly-Fuissé is a village in the Mâconnais producing highly distinctive Chardonnay wine. The vineyards producing this wine are part of a breath-taking landscape where the limestone and heavy clay soils combine to create a unique ‘terroir'. The wine shows beautiful pale gold color and a discrete nose which bears notes of acacia flowers…

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