Merchant's Pick

  1. Blockbuster New Vintage
    December 29, 2018

    Why is the 2015 Gaja Barbaresco our #3 pick of 2018?

    Simply put, it is gorgeous!

    We met with Gaia Gaja at our store a few weeks ago and tasted a line-up of Gaja wines. She is calling this vintage one of the best in years.

    "A close friend described the Barbaresco 2015...

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  2. Burgundy's Finest!
    December 28, 2018

    Why is the 2012 Leroy Bourgogne Blanc our #4 wine?

    You will not believe the depth and vibrancy of this Chardonnay until you taste it.

    It boasts balance, grace and grip - an elusive combination that is rare to find in one wine.

    Green apple, lemon custard and Comice pear...

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  3. Sangiovese To Buy By The Case!
    December 27, 2018

    Why is Monteregio's Riserva in the Top 5?

    A kaleidoscope of flavors abound in this Tuscany beauty!

    Red currant, black cherry, and plush compote provide warming fruit notes on the palate. Dusty tannins give great texture and grip to this silky Sangiovese. There is a faint and...

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  4. Big-Time Bubbles • Extremely Limited!
    December 21, 2018

    "Wow!" was our first impression.

    Lacourte Godbillon is a big-time, Grower Champagne, which run circles around its peers!

    PLEASE NOTE: We only have a limited amount of this 1er Cru Champagne. Make sure you get to enjoy some for yourself.

    No bulk-fruit contracts...

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  5. Former Screaming Eagle Winemaker's Project
    December 19, 2018

    In November, we featured this delicious Cabernet blend as one of the best Leviathans we've ever tasted.

    AND, HOT OFF THE PRESS...

    The Wine Advocate just awarded this wine an impressive 94+ points saying, "It leaps from the glass with exuberant black cherries, black raspberries...

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