Château La Lagune – Les Cabernets Sauvignons 2018 – Haut-Médoc, Cru Classé

Château La Lagune – Les Cabernets Sauvignons 2018 – Haut-Médoc, Cru Classé

The nose is fruity, elegant and offers delicacy as well as a small power (full of delicacy). It reveals notes of crunchy wild blackberry, ripe cassis and small notes of violet associated with touches of crushed raspberry, small wild berries, a touch of grey pepper as well as a subtle hint of zan, lilac, a…

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L’Eclat de Valois 2018 – Pomerol

L’Eclat de Valois 2018 – Pomerol

The nose is fresh, elegant and offers concentration, a certaine controlled richness and a fine grain. It reveals notes of bright Boysen berry, bluberry, small notes of strawberry associated with small touches of griotte, violet, cornflower, nutmeg as well as fine hints of sugared mild tobacco, toasted and an imperceptible hint of tonka bean. The…

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Château de Valois 2018 – Pomerol

Château de Valois 2018 – Pomerol

The nose is fresh, elegant and offers a small explosive side. It reveals notes of bright blackberry, bright cassis, small notes of lilac associated with touches of crunchy blueberry, cherry core as well as hints of vanilla, fresh hazelnut, fresh rose and very discreet hints of vanilla. The palate is fruity, finely tight and offers…

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Château Gombaude-Guillot 2018 – Pomerol 

Château Gombaude-Guillot 2018 – Pomerol 

The nose is elegant, fruity and offers a beautiful fruit, purity, a fine concentration as well as a fine grain and precision. This wine should be decanted. It reveals notes of pulpy/fleshy raspberry, violet and small notes of blackberry associated with small touches of small pulpy fruits, fine hints of lilac, nutmeg, hazelnut as well…

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Madelin Petit – « Dessus-Bon-Boire » 2018 – Bourgogne Côtes d’Auxerre 

Madelin Petit – « Dessus-Bon-Boire » 2018 – Bourgogne Côtes d’Auxerre 

(organic) The nose is fresh, fruity and offers a small varietal side. There are notes of ripe cherry, plum and small notes of crushed raspberry associated with touches of cherry stone, violet, cherry blossoms as well as discreet mineral hints, a discreet hint of peony, licorice stick and an imperceptible hint of gray pepper. The…

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Château Beynat – Cuvée des Lyres 2018 – Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux

Château Beynat – Cuvée des Lyres 2018 – Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux

The nose is elegant, fruity and offers concentration as well as a certain intensity/deepness. It reveals notes of bright cassis, violet and small notes of small bright black berries associated with fine touches of saffron, violet, griotte as well as fine hints of black chocolate, tea and an imperceptible varietal hint (in the background). The…

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Château Beynat – Cuvée Léonard 2018 – Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux

Château Beynat – Cuvée Léonard 2018 – Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux

The nose is fruity, racy and offers a small power as well as a fine intensity and deepness. It reveals notes of ripe Boysen berry, fleshy strawberry and small notes of blueberry associated with touches of small bright red fruits as well as fine hints of vanilla pod, nutmeg, chocolate, a fine hint of cuben…

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Stéphane Brocard – Pinot Noir 2019 – Bourgogne

Stéphane Brocard – Pinot Noir 2019 – Bourgogne

(Organic) The nose is fruity and offers a nice fruit, precision as well as a beautiful purity of the fruit. It reveals notes of bright cherry, blueberry and small notes of purple plum associated with touches of small red berries as well as hints of tobacco, crushed hazelnut and a discreet hint of green cardamom. The palate…

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Domaine Coste Chaude – L’Octave 2019 – Côtes du Rhône Villages, Visan

Domaine Coste Chaude – L’Octave 2019 – Côtes du Rhône Villages, Visan

The nose is fresh, racy and offers minerality as well as a fine varietal hint. It reveals notes of crushed pear, quince, small notes of crushed vine peach associated with touches of fresh Mirabelle, fresh zests as well as hints of fresh garrigue (sage, grove, rosemary…). The palate is fruity, mineral and offers freshness, a…

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Domaine de Coste Chaude – Trilogy 2019 – Côtes du Rhône Villages, Visan

Domaine de Coste Chaude – Trilogy 2019 – Côtes du Rhône Villages, Visan

The nose is fruity and offers a small concentration as well as a fine and finely tight grain. This wine should be decanted. It reveals notes of fleshy nectarine, fleshy/pulpy apple, small notes of crushed physalis associated with fine touches of kumquat as well as very discreet hints of bee wax, sweet spices and a…

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