Loire Valley

1995 Domaine Huët Vouvray Moelleux Le Mont
Domaine Huët
1995 Domaine Huët Vouvray Moelleux Le Mont

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Wine Advocate: 94+ PointsThe yellow-golden colored 1995 Vouvray le Mont Moelleux is super clear and piquant on the spicy/peppery flavored nose with its perfectly ripe and elegant, perfectly balanced fruit. It has the same balance on the palate that...
$109.97
2002 Baumard Quarts de Chaume
2002 Baumard Quarts de Chaume

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Wine Spectator: 97 Points Loaded with mango, quince and fig fruit that works harmoniously with green almond, floral and mineral notes. Terrific creamy texture hides the latent acidity while the flavors glaze your palate on the finish. Both pure and...
$124.99
2010 Baumard Quarts de Chaume
2010 Baumard Quarts de Chaume

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Wine Spectator:  96 Points Unctuous, concentrated and refined, this holds a large core of quince, creamed Anjou pear and white ginger notes in reserve for now, while heather, chamomile, orange blossom and white peach flavors take the lead. When the...
$89.99
2012 Domaine Huët Vouvray Petillant Brut
Domaine Huët
2012 Domaine Huët Vouvray Petillant Brut

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Winemaker's Note:The Domaine Huet Petillant Vouvray is distinguished by a fine bubble. Shortly effervescent but not aggressive, it leaves room for fleshy expression of Chenin.
$32.97
2013 Domaine de la Fontainerie Vouvray Extra Brut
Domaine de la Fontainerie
2013 Domaine de la Fontainerie Vouvray Extra Brut

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As with the other "C" bottlings from this estate, the grapes for this cuvée are picked a bit more ripe than those for the other basic cuvées. When done for still wines, it tends to make for an off-dry wine, but when done for sparkling wine,...
$23.97
2014 Domaine de la Chevalerie Diptyque Bourgueil
2014 Domaine de la Chevalerie Diptyque Bourgueil

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This is the domain’s vin de soif, made from vines growing in gravelly, sandy, and clay-sandy soils. The élevage is a short four to six months in concrete vats with, sometimes, a small proportion done in older barrels. Light...
$21.50
2014 Le Rocher des Violettes Montlouis-Sur-Loire Les Borderies Demi-Sec
Le Rocher des Violettes
2014 Le Rocher des Violettes Montlouis-Sur-Loire Les Borderies Demi-Sec

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Wine & Spirits: This chenin’s broad flavors of quince paste have a fresh lanolin note. It’s bold and juicy, with sweetness cut by slightly starchy acidity, the wine’s youthful tension needing bottle age to mellow. (4/2016) Wine...
$26.50
2015 Domaine Huët Vouvray Moelleux 1ère Trie Le Clos de Bourg
Domaine Huët
2015 Domaine Huët Vouvray Moelleux 1ère Trie Le Clos de Bourg

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Winemaker's Note:A deep and vibrant color. On the nose, subtle floral essences and tasty aromas of jammy apricot sets the tone of this wine. The palate is creamy and pure and a beautiful balance of Chenin, with aromas of rhubarb and a spicy finish. Wine...
$71.97
2015 Domaine Huët Vouvray Moelleux 1ère Trie Le Mont
Domaine Huët
2015 Domaine Huët Vouvray Moelleux 1ère Trie Le Mont

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Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: 98 Points The 2015 Vouvray Le Mont Moelleux Première Trie is super clear, ripe and aromatic on the nose, highly elegant and with lovely flinty flavors. Intense and concentrated, with great finesse and vitality,...
$74.97
2015 Domaine les Poete Le Sauvignon Quincy
Domaine les Poete
2015 Domaine les Poete Le Sauvignon Quincy

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Tasting Note:Dry white wine, grown in sandy and alluvial gravel soils. An intensely aromatic expression of the sauvignon grape variety, with citrus and smoky notes.Lively, precise and expressive, it is a springtime wine.
$22.97
2015 Rocher Violettes Touraine Les Borderies Demi-Sec
2015 Rocher Violettes Touraine Les Borderies Demi-Sec

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Xavier Weisskopf founded Le Rocher des Violettes in 2005 after studying winemaking in Chablis and Beaune and earning his degree in viticulture and oenology. His love for Chenin Blanc drew him to Montlouis, where an underappreciation of this historic...
$23.50
2016 Anthony & David Girard Sancerre Les Monts Damnes
2016 Anthony & David Girard Sancerre Les Monts Damnes

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Anthony Girard took over the family domaine in 2007.  It was originally created by his great-grandfather Serge Renard.  Serge planted the vines on the Monts Damnés, working everything by hand and "treuil", a kind of cable chain used to...
$29.97
2016 Domaine Huët Vouvray Demi-Sec Le Haut-Lieu
Domaine Huët
2016 Domaine Huët Vouvray Demi-Sec Le Haut-Lieu

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Winemaker's Note:Taking its roots deep into the chalk soils of Vouvray, this off-dry wine resonates beautifully in the mouth. Its natural sugar and refreshing acidity blend harmoniously. Aerial and complex, this fruity wine is to be appreciated young,...
$44.97