Château Andron Blanquet 2020 – Saint-Estèphe 

Château Andron Blanquet 2020 – Saint-Estèphe 

On the nose, fruity and offers a certain concentration, subtle power, harmony and a freshness. It reveals notes of ripe wild cassis, violet and hints of wild raspberry associated with touches of wild berries, morello cherry, lily as well as fine points of black tea, graphite, spices, discrete points of saffron and vanilla. On the…

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Château Pontet-Canet 2020 – Pauillac, Grand Cru Classé (Biodynamic)

Château Pontet-Canet 2020 – Pauillac, Grand Cru Classé (Biodynamic)

On the nose, fruity, elegant, aromatic, precise and offers delicacy, concentration, complexity, delicate freshness, richness (but well-balanced, slightly tight/offering a rather contained richness). It reveals notes of bright blackberry, fresh/juicy cassis  and subtle notes of pulpy strawberry combined with hints of violet, lily/iris as well as touches of tonka bean, fresh flowers, a nice element…

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Moulin de La Lagune 2018 – Haut-Médoc

Moulin de La Lagune 2018 – Haut-Médoc

The nose is fruity, racy and offers a small spicy side. It reveals notes of crunchy wild raspberry, small berriesand small notes of violet associated with touches of small crunchy fruits as well as a hint of bramble and a very discreet hint of pepper. The palate is fruity and offers juiciness, freshness, tension, a…

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Réal 2019 – Côtes de Provence

Réal 2019 – Côtes de Provence

The nose is fresh, fruity and offers a good definition as well as a bright fruit. It reveals notes of fleshy/fresh vine peach, fresh quince, small notes of crushed apple associated with fine touches of fresh kumquat, rose petal and an imperceptible hint of fresh sage/spices. The palate si fruity, fresh, gourmand and offers a…

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Clos Réal – Le Collet 2019 – Côtes de Provence

Clos Réal – Le Collet 2019 – Côtes de Provence

The nose is racy and offers a fine incisive side, minerality and a good definition. It reveals notes of fresh strawberry, fresh mandarine, small notes of zests associated with fine touches of juicy mirabelle as well as very discreet hints of dry orange zests. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a juicy/finely acidulous frame,…

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Clos Réal 2019 – Côtes de Provence

Clos Réal 2019 – Côtes de Provence

The nose offers gourmandize and a very fine richness. It reveals notes of ripe pink grapefruit, kumquat, small notes of juicy yellow peach associated with fine touches of juicy Mirabelle, rose petal, very discreet hints of lychee and an imperceptible hint of origan/garrigue (in the background). The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a fine…

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Brick House – Evelyn’s 2014, Pinot Noir – Ribbon Ridge Willamette Valley

Brick House – Evelyn’s 2014, Pinot Noir – Ribbon Ridge Willamette Valley

The nose is fruity and offers juiciness, a beautiful definition, elegance, density/richness and a beautiful grain. It reveals notes of raspberry, strawberry and small notes of plum associated with fine touches of blackberry, violet, very fine touches of lily, tonka bean as well as discreet hints of cardamom and mild tobacco leaves/vanilla. The mouth is…

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Brick House – Les Dijonnais 2017, Pinot Noir – Ribbon Ridge Willamette Valley

Brick House – Les Dijonnais 2017, Pinot Noir – Ribbon Ridge Willamette Valley

The nose is fruity and offers freshness, a beautiful racy minerality as well as a small power and a good structure. It reveals notes of red berries, plum and small notes of blackcurrant leaves associated with fine touches of cornflower as well as fine hints of racy minerality, very discreet hints of Cuben pepper/white pepper…

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Brick House – Cuvée du Tonnelier 2017, Pinot Noir – Ribbon Ridge Willamette Valley

Brick House – Cuvée du Tonnelier 2017, Pinot Noir – Ribbon Ridge Willamette Valley

The nose is fruity, elegant, racy and offers power, a fine grain and a beautiful fruit. It reveals notes of red berries, cherry and small notes of plum associated with fine touches of violet as well as very discreet hints of local vegetation/sens of the place as well as fine hints of nutmeg and white…

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Brick House – Due East 2018 Gamay Noir – Ribbon Ridge Willamette Valley

Brick House – Due East 2018 Gamay Noir – Ribbon Ridge Willamette Valley

The nose is fruity, spicy and offers deepness, a racy minerality and a fine incisive side. It reveals notes of small black berries, wild strawberry and small notes of black pepper/Brazil pepper associated with fine touches of cherry and discreet hints almost earthy/sens of the place. The mouth is fruity, juicy, well-balanced and offers a…

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