Merchant Picks By Country

Merchant's Pick by country: France

  1. A True Story

    I am reminded every Spring about my first encounter with this delicious rosé.

    I was enjoying dinner at a local restaurant and could not put this wine down. After finishing the bottle, I turned to the waiter to order another. He leaned forward and whispered, "Sir,...

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  2. Each year, we reserve the Sancerre Slayer title for an exceptional Sancerre doppelganger.

    Finding well-made Sancerre for under $25 per bottle is nearly impossible! In fact, with the rising euro, French wines are getting more - not less - expensive.

    But, for an everyday sipper,...

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  3. Rare & Limited!
    May 09, 2019

    The Big Picture:

    The village of Ladoix sits immediately below the Grand Cru vineyards of Corton, arguably the most exclusive of all white Burgundies.

    A minute or two walk down the steep slopes of Corton and you seamlessly enter the encapsulating village of Ladoix, where...

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  4. The Perfect Pop For Your Patio!
    May 02, 2019
    Champagne Quality At A Fraction Of The Price!
    In northern France, just southwest of Chablis, is a tiny village called Irancy. 
    You might think Chardonnay is the grape of choice in this little enclave surround...
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  5. 95 pt "Gold" Award Winner!
    April 17, 2019
    Amazing!
    We first introduced you to Chateau Leoube two years ago with their stunning "Secret de Leoube," the older vine cuveé of the wine we are featuring today.
    Today's wine, the 2017 "Rosé de Leoube," is...
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