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Merchant's Pick by Grape

Merchant's Pick by Grape: Chardonnay

  1. A Must Have Chardonnay • A Classic!
    August 10, 2020

    It Took Three Years. Enjoy!

    It took three years to source Patrick Piuze's Petit Chablis.  And, while you might find a Petit Chablis for $18, it won't taste like this!

    That's because Piuze's Petit Chablis is from the "Petit Preuses" parcel, an exclusive...

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  2. It's Puligny Montrachet when you want the good stuff!
    August 05, 2020


    The 2017 Paul Garaudet Puligny-Montrachet is OUTSTANDING! 

    Today's offering is our fourth consecutive feature of this captivating white.  It is a rock-solid white Burgundy that...

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  3. California's Most Requested and Exclusive Chardonnay
    July 22, 2020

    Few California wines have the feverish demand of Kistler. 

    If you are a Kistler fan, you already know how rare the wines are. 

    Typically limited to restaurants and the winery's exclusive mailing list, here is your opportunity...

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  4. Caymus Owner, Chuck Wagner, Makes A Shockingly Good Cali Chardonnay
    July 20, 2020

    Surprise.  Surprise.  

    We thought Sea Sun was going to be another big-buttery Cali Chardonnay.  

    At $20, we've seen our share of over-the-top Cali Chards that seem to have too much butter and not enough balance.

    Sea Sun, however, is...

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  5. Meursault's Treasure Worth 2x The Price!
    July 09, 2020

    Few, if any, Meursaults rival the 2017 Garaudet "Le Limozin."

    A mere 50 cases make their way out of Burgundy each year. 

    Why so few?

    Locals in the know buy as much as they can.  Le Limozin is a...

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