Merchant's Pick by Grape

Merchant's Pick by Grape: Pinot Noir

  1. One Of The Most Limited, Sought After and Collectible Pinot Noir Bottlings!
    December 18, 2018

    18 years in the making!

    That's how long it took to create this inaugural release from two titans in the wine world: The Aubert family of Burgundy's Domaine de la Romanee Conti and the Hyde family of famed Hyde Vineyards.

    Together, these two coveted producers (united through...

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  2. Oregon's Most Elusive Pinot Noir!
    December 04, 2018

    Every December - like clockwork - we receive a minuscule amount of Oregon's most coveted Pinot Noir, Soter Vineyards Mineral Springs Ranch.

    Get ahead of the stampede!

    We've had a waiting list for each of the past four vintages. Among those vintages, the prior two received a...

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  3. You Don't See This Quality At This Price, Ever!
    November 07, 2018

    Oh, the dilemma of a stunning vintage like 2015.

    To drink or hold?

    Well, you can do both with the 2015 Domaine Arnoux Savigny-les-Beaune "Les Pimentiers," a gorgeous single vineyard red Burgundy.

    Fresh, vibrant and well structured, we love this wine for its value,...

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  4. Few, If Any, Do It Better Than BTF!
    September 25, 2018

    The best?!

    There is a reason we feature Big Table Farm with every new release. That's because few, if any, producers make a better Willamette Valley Pinot than BTF.

    And, it's not just our palates. On more occasions than we can count, the winery has been featured as a pioneer...

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  5. Burgundy's Finest Needs No Introduction
    September 06, 2018

    When you marry one of Burgundy's best producers with one of Burgundy's finest vintages, you get a pretty unbelievable combination.

    If you've seen the cover of Wine Spectator, then Leroy needs no introduction. She is one of the top three Burgundy producers. Along with her daughter,...

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