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June 3rd 2016 – Mille 1000, Pinot Noir Rosé (2015)

Mille 1000, Pinot Noir Rosé (2015) Geography: Lombardy, Italy Appellation: Pavia Sizing: 1L Pinot Noir Rosato, IGT, Provincia di Pavia 2015 100% Pinot noir This wine comes from the rolling hills of southern Lombardia, an area with a long history of quality pinot noir production. The wine is made in the classic method and is […]

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June 3rd 2016 – Rosa del Golfo Negroamaro Rosato (2015)

Rosa del Golfo Negroamaro Rosato (2015) Grape: Negroamaro Geography: Puglia, Italy Appellation: Salento Sizing: 750 ml Rosato del Salento IGT, Puglia 2015 90% Negroamaro, 10% Malvasia Nera Rosa del Golfo is one of the most respected benchmark wineries in Southern Italy. Located in the beautiful coast of the Salento area in Puglia. In 1963 the […]

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May 27th 2016 – Carpé Vino Arenosa, Merlot (2010)

Carpé Vino Arenosa, Merlot (2010) Grape: Merlot, Petit Verdot, Syrah Geography: North Fork, Long Island, NY Winemaker Josh Carp presents wines from the North Fork of Long Island. Carpe Vino captures local terroir at its best. A vineyard manager out on the East End, Josh lives with his family in Brooklyn. It doesn’t get any […]

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May 27th 2016 – Carpé Vino Rosé (2015)

Carpé Vino Rosé (2015) Grape: Merlot Geography: North Fork, Long Island, NY Winemaker Josh Carp presents wines from the North Fork of Long Island. Carpe Vino captures local terroir at its best. A vineyard manager out on the East End, Josh lives with his family in Brooklyn. It doesn’t get any more local than this. […]

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May 27th 2016 – Carpé Vino Sauvignon Blanc (2014)

Carpé Vino Sauvignon Blanc (2014) Grape: Sauvignon Blanc Geography: North Fork, Long Island, NY Winemaker Josh Carp presents wines from the North Fork of Long Island. Carpe Vino captures local terroir at its best. A vineyard manager out on the East End, Josh lives with his family in Brooklyn. It doesn’t get any more local […]

Cahor

May 20th 2016 – Château Saint Sernin, Mana Malbec (2011)

Château Saint Sernin, Mana Malbec (2011) Grape: Malbec Geography: Southwest France, France Appellation: Cahors In 1619, a Solicitors Act noted the sale of a plot of land, including a few vines, to a Mr Fournié. Generation after generation, the Fournié family extended the estate and dedicated themselves to wine production, in an age when the […]

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May 20th 2016 – Yvon Mau, Folenvie (2015)

Yvon Mau, Folenvie (2015) Grapes: Grenache, Cinsault, and Syrah Geography: Provence, France Appellation: Côtes de Provence Winemaking: The grapes are harvested between 4am and 12am so they do not exceed 20 ° C. The harvest is then passed through a heat exchanger to the berries entering the presses being close to 10 ° C. The […]

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May 20th 2016 – Château Josseme, Bordeaux Rosé (2015)

Château Josseme, Bordeaux Rosé (2015) Grapes: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Merlot Geography: Bordeaux, France Appellation: Bordeaux Features: Organic Bordeaux, in the south-west of France, needs little introduction to anyone with an interest in wine. One of the world’s most prolific wine regions, it also manages to rank among the most famous and prestigious. The […]

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May 20th 2016 – Gruber Röschitz, Gruner Veltliner (2015)

Gruber Röschitz, Gruner Veltliner (2015) Grape: Grüner Veltliner Geography: Niederösterreich, Austria Appellation: Weinviertel Röschitz is located in the Western part of the Weinviertel region, in the foothills of the Manhartsberg mountain ridge in Lower Austria – perfect conditions for growing wine. It may even be the best place for growing wine in the entire region. […]

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May 13th 2016 – Maison L’Envoyé, Bourgogne Rouge (2011)

Maison L’Envoyé, Bourgogne Rouge (2011) Grape: Pinot Noir Geography: Burgundy, France Appellation: Bourgogne Maison L’Envoyé, ‘The House of the Messenger,’ tirelessly explores the finest sites dedicated to the cultivation of Pinot Noir. They strive to craft wines that not only sing of their origins, but are also delicious in their own right. Burgundy’s famed ‘golden […]

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May 13th 2016 – Waterkloof, Circumstance Mourvèdre Cape Coral Rosé (2015)

Waterkloof, Circumstance Mourvèdre Cape Coral Rosé (2015) Grape: Mourvèdre Geography: Western Cape, South Africa Appellation: Stellenbosch In 1993 Paul Boutinot commenced his search for a vineyard site with the potential to produce truly fine wine with a defining sense of origin. The classic areas, capable of growing naturally balanced grapes such as the Cote d’Or, […]

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May 13th 2016 – Biocantina Giannattasio, Nero di Troia Rosé (2014)

Biocantina Giannattasio, Nero di Troia Rosé (2014) Grape: Nero di Troia Geography: Puglia, Italy Appellation: Puglia Rosè from Nero di Troia is characteristic. Clear coral and pink shade. Perfumes have ripe and fragrant tones with hints of pomegranate, cherry and nuances of Mediterranean with hints of wild rosemary, juniper and liquorice root. On the taste: […]

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May 13th 2016 – Surrau, Vermentino di Gallura Branu (2014)

Surrau, Vermentino di Gallura Branu (2014) Grape: Vermentino Geography: Sardinia, Italy Appellation: Vermentino di Gallura The vineyards of Surrau extend into the eastern part of Gallura, in the sunny valleys, caressed by clean Mistral wind that blows from the Strait of Bonifacio. Here the screw is fed by granitic sands Hills Juannisolu and Capichera, the […]

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May 6th 2016 – Acústic Celler, Ritme Red (2011)

Acústic Celler, Ritme Red (2011) Grapes: Cariñena and Garnacha Geography: Catalonia, Spain Appellation: Priorat Albert Jané was born in “El Vendrell”, in the heart of Penedes. His family, Jané Ventura, has been in the wine business since 1914. Albert’s first studies were in veterinary medicine but, through the mentoring of his father, Benjami Jane Ventura, […]

Aquinas

May 6th 2016 – Aquinas, Pinot Noir (2013)

Aquinas, Pinot Noir (2013) Grape: Pinot Noir Geography: California, United States Appellation: Napa Valley Aquinas wines are born from our belief that sophisticated, luxurious wines from pre-eminent appellations should be within the reach of all. We meticulously scour Napa Valley, leveraging generations of deep relationships to find the perfect fruit. Then, we pull upon decades […]

SIP

May 6th 2016 – SIP, Pinot Noir Rosé (2015)

SIP, Pinot Noir Rosé (2015) Grape: Pinot Noir Geography: California, United States Barry Gnekow is a graduate of UC Davis and has over 30 years of winemaking experience. A legend in the industry, he has pioneered new and innovative winemaking techniques that result in wines of amazing concentration, aromatics and flavor. Barry is currently involved […]

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May 6th 2016 – Casa Rojo, La Marimorena (2013)

Casa Rojo, La Marimorena (2013) Grape: Albariño Geography: Galicia, Spain Appellation: Rías Baixas The D.O. Rias Baixas is integrated into the Great Atlantic region. Vineyards are located in “O Rosal”, Pontevedra. A very unique location surrounded also by Rias Pontevedra, Arosa and the river Umia. Vines are cultivated in terraces of granite origin and a […]

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May 6th 2016 – Albet I Noya, Natural Reserva Brut

Albet I Noya, Natural Reserva Brut Grape: 29% Parellada, 24% Macabeo, 24% Chardonnay,23% Xarel.lo Geography: Catalonia, Spain Appellation: Cava It was the fourth and current generation, Josep Maria Albet i Noya, that introduced organic farming methods to the vineyards. Josep Maria took over the management of the estate after his father’s death in 1972 and […]

Pinot-Bianco

April 29th 2016 – St. Michael-Eppan, Pinot Bianco (2014)

St. Michael-Eppan, Pinot Bianco (2014) Grape: Pinot Bianco Geography: Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy Appellation: Südtirol – Alto Adige Founded in 1907, St. Michael-Eppan is one of the finest co-operatives in Alto Adige, Italy. Located in the village of Appiano, the co-operative works with more than 355 growers, all of whom share a commitment to ecological balance […]

Mathilda rose

April 29th 2016 – Domaine Tournon by M. Chapoutier, Rosé Mathilda (2015)

Domaine Tournon by M. Chapoutier, Rosé Mathilda (2015) Grape: Grenache Geography: Victoria, Australia Appellation: Victoria 100% Grenache. Grapes are grown on shallow alluvial soils comprised of clay, shale and siltstone with inclusions of quartz. The fruit is hand harvested and whole bunch pressed. The juice is cold settled and fermentation takes place at a low […]