Spain : Rioja
MEDIUM-FULL BODIED, RED/DARK FRUIT, TANNIN, BALANCED, NEW OAK
Approachable, expressive, and gorgeous example of 100% tempranillo from Rioja. A joint project between the Rothschilds and Vega Sicilia, this is a prime example of what Spanish reds should be. Smooth tannins with sour cherry and red currant on the palate.
SPAIN : GALICIA : RIBEIRA SACRA
MEDIUM BODIED, RED FRUIT, FLORAL, LIGHT, BRIGHT, NEUTRAL OAK
A hauntingly aromatic, pure, and delicately sculpted wine. Finely detailed fruit on the nose that recall wild cherry tinged with blood orange and wild herbs. On the palate, it’s lucid and tender and finishes long.
FOOD PAIRING: Poultry & Pork
France : Bordeaux : Gascony : Madiran
Tannat, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc
FULL-BODIED, BLACK FRUIT, MINERAL, CONCENTRATED, SPICE, LUSH, OAK
Unofficially dubbed the ‘Master of Madiran,’ Alain Brumont is truly an artist. Beautifully expressive and aromatic, this blend of mostly tannat is big but carries it’s weight with elegance. Juicy hills of black currant roll over soft tannins and end with spice.
FRANCE : SOUTHWEST : VIN DE PAYS DES COTES DE GASCOGNE
50% Merlot, 50% Tannat
MD-FULL BODIED, RED FRUIT, SPICE, SOFT TANNINS, BAKING SPICE, NO OAK
FRANCE : SOUTHWEST : VDP DES COTES DE GASCOGNE
Gros Manseng, Sauvignon Blanc
LT-MD BODIED, STONE FRUIT, CITRUS, ZESTY, BRIGHT, FRESH, CRISP, NO OAK