Château Vieux Gabarey 2019 – Haut-Médoc Cru Artisan

Château Vieux Gabarey 2019 – Haut-Médoc Cru Artisan

The nose is spicy and offers a small intensity. It reveals notes of pepper, dust, small notes of blackberry associated with fine touches of clove and a hint of red fruits and a discreet hint of liquorice. The palate is fruity and offers a juicy/finely acidulous frame, minerality and a fine fat. On the palate…

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Château d’Aurilhac 2019 – Haut-Médoc Cru Bourgeois

Château d’Aurilhac  2019 – Haut-Médoc Cru Bourgeois

The nose is peperry and offers a fine power. It reveals notes of crunchy cassis, pepper small notes of sweet pepper associated with fine touches of small crunchy red berries (in the background). The palate is fruity and offers fat, roundness, a fine suavity and an acidulous frame. On the palate this wine expresses notes…

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Montes Alpha Limited edition Cabernet Sauvignon – Carmenère 2016 D.O. Colchagua Valley

Montes Alpha Limited edition  Cabernet Sauvignon – Carmenère 2016 D.O. Colchagua Valley

Dark and ripe, this wine is heavily smoky with intense aromas of blackberries, black currant, saucy plums, tobacco, rubber and an overwhelming green pepper presence. It’s very typical, nothing surprising, from the actual aromas to the heavy palate. It’s nicely done and balanced, especially considering the amount of strength & depth to integrate.

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Clos des Fous, Locura 1 terroir de los Andes Chardonnay 2015 D.O. Cachapoal Valley

Clos des Fous, Locura 1 terroir de los Andes Chardonnay 2015 D.O.  Cachapoal Valley

Locura is a synonym of madness. It’s a lighter-styled Chardonnay with tart and under ripe expression. The aromas include some timid orchard fruits and a wheat note. It’s fresh and simple with good melon flavor, but a wimpy finale.

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Francis Ford Coppola, Director’s cut Zinfandel 2015 – Dry creek valley

Francis Ford Coppola, Director’s cut Zinfandel 2015 – Dry creek valley

This wine as the deepest of color and the deepest of bouquet. The intense aromas include overripe blackberries and wild berries as well as licorice and a sweet touch of brown sugar. The palate is succulent and supple with a soft touch in terms of texture. The very limited sweetness level is quite apparent and…

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Fly By 2017 California – Lake County

Fly By 2017 California – Lake County

This zinfandel is quite bright in color with purple hue. Its aromas are mostly small juicy berries such as raspberry and wild strawberries. There’S also a slight spiciness and a soft oak side. You can definitely smell the woody, grilled coconut hint of American oak. The palate is even juicier, turning to jammy. We lose…

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Quinta de Covela Escolha 2015 – Vinho Verde

Quinta de Covela Escolha 2015 – Vinho Verde

The wine’s blend is led by the local bright and mineral touch of Avesso, but also with a substantial amount of Chardonnay. All fruit on the nose and all body on the palate. Even the fruit character is quite rich with lychee, very-ripe pear and juicy peach. The wine is linear with a pure expression…

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Azienda Agricola Casale 2004 – Trebbiano

Azienda Agricola Casale 2004 – Trebbiano

The nose reveals notes of yellow peach and slight notes of citrus associated with a slight hint of mirabelle plum. In the mouth it expresses notes of mirabelle plum, apple and slight notes of citrus associated with small notes of pineapple and a vegetal touch.

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Villa Del Cigliano – Démodé Rosato 2013 – Toscana

Villa Del Cigliano – Démodé Rosato 2013 – Toscana

The nose reveals vegetal notes associated with notes of green almond and a few notes of cherries. The palate is round, racy and balanced. In the mouth it expresses notes of candy, cherry and strawberry associated with a slight buttery note.

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Château des Rochers 2009 – Castillon Côtes-de-Bordeaux

Château des Rochers 2009 – Castillon Côtes-de-Bordeaux

The nose reveals notes of red fruit associated with a touch of truffle, wood/grilled notes, dried red fruit and a small note oxidation. In the mouth it expresses notes of cherry cream and notes of blueberry associated with a touch of plum and a few notes of oxidation and slight notes of pepper on the…

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