Pym-Rae 2018 – Napa Valley (USA)

Pym-Rae 2018 – Napa Valley (USA)

The nose is fruity, juicy and offers freshness, a fine concentration as well as a beautiful juicy and fresh fruit. It reveals notes of ripe/juicy cassis, ripe/juicy wild strawberry and small notes of raspberry associated with a hint of juicy cassis as well as fine hints of flowers and liquorice. The palate is fruity, racy,…

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Donkey Hills 2018 – AVA Rogue Valley, Sam’s Valley Oregon

Donkey Hills 2018 – AVA Rogue Valley, Sam’s Valley Oregon

The nose is fruity and offers an aromatic power, intensity, a fine richness, awell as a fine and racy grain. It reveals notes of ripe cassis, violet and blackberry associated with fine touches of nutmeg, fine hints of red fruits as well as discreet hints of chocolate and a subtle hint of Sichuan/gray pepper. The…

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VGS Château Potelle – Riviéra 2017 – Sonoma Coast 

VGS Château Potelle – Riviéra 2017 – Sonoma Coast 

The nose is fruity and offers a beautiful freshness. It reveals notes of fresh redcurrants, fresh raspberry and small touches of citrus / quince associated with discreet hints of quenette / passion fruits. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, precise, “clean”, elegant and offers a beautiful freshness, a good definition, tension, a slight suavity, a good…

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Corazon – Gewurztraminer 2016 – Alexander Valley, Sonoma 

Corazon – Gewurztraminer 2016 – Alexander Valley, Sonoma 

The nose is fruity, fresh and aromatic. It reveals notes of peach and kumquat associated with small notes of exotic fruits, flowers as well as discreet hints of tangerine. The palate is fruity, fresh, well-balanced and offers juiciness, a slight tension, an acidulous frame, a good definition, precision, freshness as well as a fine gourmandise….

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Joseph Phelps – Chardonnay 2015, Pastorale Vineyard – Sonoma Coast

Joseph Phelps – Chardonnay 2015, Pastorale Vineyard – Sonoma Coast

The nose is fruity and offers a very slight concentration. It reveals notes of quince, mirabelle plum and small notes of brugnon associated with touches of yellow fruits as well as a discreet hint of butter and zests. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a slight juiciness, an acidulous frame, a good definition, a…

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Joseph Phelps – Pinot Noir 2014, Pastorale Vineyard – Sonoma Coast

Joseph Phelps – Pinot Noir 2014, Pastorale Vineyard – Sonoma Coast

The nose is fruity and offers a slight juiciness as well as a very slight concentration. It reveals notes of cassis, plum and small notes of blackberry associated with small hints of blueberry, violet and licorice. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, suave, precise, racy, well-structured and offers a good definition, a good structure, a small…

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Tolosa – Pinot Noir 2016, Saltonstall Vineyard – Sonoma Coast

Tolosa – Pinot Noir 2016, Saltonstall Vineyard – Sonoma Coast

The nose is fruity, precise, slightly powerful and offers a small racy minerality. It reveals notes of red berries, blueberry and small notes of cornflower, lilacs associated with slight touches of cassis, tobacco, spices as well as a very discreet touch of Timut pepper. The mouth is fresh, fruity, well-balanced, slightly tight, silky and offers…

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Vérité – La Muse 2008 – Sonoma

Vérité – La Muse 2008 – Sonoma

The nose is fresh, beautifully elegant, aromatic, harmonious, captivating and offers an amazing delicacy as well as a beautiful balance. It reveals notes of blackberry, cassis and small notes of ripe red fruits (redcurrants, raspberry) associated with small touches of undergrowth, zan as well as a very discreet hint of mushroom / truffle, camphor and…

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Vérité – La Muse 2014 – Sonoma

Vérité – La Muse 2014 – Sonoma

The nose is elegant, aromatic and offers a beautiful finesse of the grain, a very slight richness as well as power (perfectly / well controlled). It reveals notes of cassis, wild blackberry and small notes of black cherry, crushed raspberry associated with small touches of wild strawberry, caramelization, small toasted touches as well as discreet…

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Vérité – La Joie 2014 – Sonoma

Vérité – La Joie 2014 – Sonoma

The nose is beautifully elegant, aromatic and offers a captivating side (as a parfum). It reveals notes of blackberry, violet, iris, cassis and small notes of blue fruits associated with small touches of camphor, slight hints of cornflower as well as very discreet touches of Cuben pepper, sweet spices and an imperceptible hint of local…

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