Sparkling Wine

2003 Infinite Eight Brut Champagne Millesime
Infinite Eight
2003 Infinite Eight Brut Champagne Millesime
CHAMPAGNE Infinite Eight Brut Millesimes Varieties: 60% 40% Chardonnay, Pinot NoirDosage: 1 l per 8 g The Golden shimmer like to gravitate. Spreading Hawthorn flowers and honey to the crispy edges and rounded flavours feel bread dips (bread using spices)...
$67.97
2008 Léguillette Romelot Notes Noires Brut
Léguillette Romelot
2008 Léguillette Romelot Notes Noires Brut
Importer's Note:The sleepy village of Charly on the very western frontier of Champagne, is home to a number of interesting producers, none more than this newly-discovered house. It was formed by the union of the two eponymous families in 1968, five years...
$59.97
2009 Geoffroy Cuvee Empreinte Brut
2009 Geoffroy Cuvee Empreinte Brut
-Richard Juhlin, 4000 Champagnes“The Geoffroy family have been winemakers since the seventeenth century and the property has stayed in the family for almost 400 years, uninterrupted. In addition to prime parcels in Cumières, the family has...
$56.97
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2013 Caves Transmontana Vertice Rose Espumante do Douro
Caves Transmontana
2013 Caves Transmontana Vertice Rose Espumante do Douro
This lovely sparkling rose is made from the two most important white grapes in the Douro: Gouveio and Malvasia Fina with a touch of the deeply colored red grape, Touriga Franca. It is made in the traditional method, where the second fermentation occurs...
$29.97
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2014 Schramsberg Blanc de Blancs 375 ml (half bottle)
Schramsberg
2014 Schramsberg Blanc de Blancs 375 ml (half bottle)
Wine Enthusiast: 92 Points Dry and well balanced but also full flavored, this will be a great go-to bubbly to have ready in the fridge for any minor or major occasion. There are ripe fruits along with crisp citrus notes, lively acidity, a rich...
$23.50
2015 Conceito Método Tradicional Brut Nature
Conceito
2015 Conceito Método Tradicional Brut Nature
  AGRICULTURAL YEAR Very wet Winter, followed by unsettled Spring. Mild and dry Summer. Harvest started early, and all the white grapes were picked before the rains started in the beginning of September. Impeccably ripe and healthy grapes were...
$29.97
2015 Ettore Germano Rosanna Nebbiolo Brut Rosé
Ettore Germano
2015 Ettore Germano Rosanna Nebbiolo Brut Rosé
Importer's Note:Several years ago Sergio Germano made an experimental batch of 'classic method' sparkling wine from early harvested Nebbiolo, and it was delicious. Red berries, bright acidity, beautiful pink color, I was smitten. Now we have enough to...
$34.97
2015 Michel Olivier Cremant de Limoux Blanc
Michel Olivier
2015 Michel Olivier Cremant de Limoux Blanc
BRUT BLANC Produced from 70% Chardonnay, 20% Chenin Blanc, and 10 % Pinot Noir, without chemical fertilizer, this delicately effervescent straw colored Crémant de Limoux, enjoys the bouquet of citrus, yellow flowers and aromatic elegance. The...
$17.97
2016 Raventos i Blanc Reserve Brut Blanc des Blancs
2016 Raventos i Blanc Reserve Brut Blanc des Blancs
Winery Notes: A sparkling wine marked by the typicity of its place of origin, the Vinya del Llac, a vineyard over 40 years’ old,which allows for a structured,fresh and complex sparkling wine.
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2017 Bisol Crede Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore
Bisol
2017 Bisol Crede Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore
Winemaker's Note:The color is a brilliant, light straw yellow with nuances of green, while the mousse features a myriad of minute and persistent beads. The bouquet of wildflowers is suitably intense, fresh and elegant and emanates an extremely agreeable...
$21.97
Billecart Salmon Brut Reserve
Billecart-Salmon
Billecart Salmon Brut Reserve
Winemaker NotesFine bubbles which rise slowly, persistent mousse. Straw-colored. A nose of ripe pear with some touches of cut hay. Full fruit, but clean in the mouth. This cuvée contains 40% Pinot Meunier, 30% Pinot Noir, 30% Chardonnay. All wines...
$54.97
Billecart Salmon Brut Reserve 375ml (half bottle)
Billecart-Salmon
Billecart Salmon Brut Reserve 375ml (half bottle)
Winemaker's Note:Fine bubbles which rise slowly, persistent mousse. Straw-colored. A nose of ripe pear with some touches of cut hay. Full fruit, but clean in the mouth. This cuvée contains 40% Pinot Meunier, 30% Pinot Noir, 30% Chardonnay. All...
$31.97
Billecart Salmon Brut Rose 375ml (half bottle)
Billecart-Salmon
Billecart Salmon Brut Rose 375ml (half bottle)
Wine Spectator 93 PointsA lovely rosé in an almost vinous style, with mouthwatering acidity and a fine, lacy mousse carrying appealing flavors of ripe raspberry, white cherry fruit, star anise, mandarin orange peel and honeysuckle. Lightly chalky...
$44.97
Billecart-Salmon Brut Rose
Billecart-Salmon
Billecart-Salmon Brut Rose
Wine Spectator 93 PointsA lovely rosé in an almost vinous style, with mouthwatering acidity and a fine, lacy mousse carrying appealing flavors of ripe raspberry, white cherry fruit, star anise, mandarin orange peel and honeysuckle. Lightly chalky...
$83.97
Bisol Jeio Prosecco Brut
Bisol
Bisol Jeio Prosecco Brut
Winery Notes: Jeio is the fruit of two interwoven love stories. The first is that of generations of the Bisol family who have faithfully cared for their vineyards. And within this same family, there is the love of a wife who affectionately gave her...
$14.97
Champagne Tassin Brut Successeurs
Champagne Tassin Brut Successeurs
Importer Notes: In 1793, in the midst of the French Revolution, the Tassin family settled in the village of Loches-sur-Ource, southeast of Troyes,the original Champagne capital. With diplomas in enology from three institutions – Troyes, Beaune and...
$39.97
Deltetto Metodo Classico Extra Brut Rose Magnum
Deltetto
Deltetto Metodo Classico Extra Brut Rose Magnum
I happen to love this wine, as does my lovely wife who uses the word Champagne synonymously with Sparkling Wine, and very much knows the difference.  It’s the one non-Champagne bubbly I can safely put into the wine cooler without any fear of...
$69.99
Doyard Mahe Empreinte
Doyard Mahe
Doyard Mahe Empreinte Blanc de Blancs
Winery Notes: The Doyard-Mahé wines are blended for pressing and vinification in stainless steel,all go through malo-lactic fermentation and are finished completely independently in the Doyard-Mahé cellars. Which means that the...
$54.97
Eric Rodez Brut Champagne Cuvée des Crayères 1.5 Liters
Eric Rodez Brut Champagne Cuvée des Crayères 1.5 Liters
Josh Raynolds (International Wine Cellar): 92 Points(a 60/40 blend of pinot noir and chardonnay that was grown in Ambonnay; includes about 45% reserve wine): Light yellow-gold. Fresh orange, pear, white flowers and buttered toast on the intensely...
$124.99
Ferrari Brut Rose 375ml (half bottle)
Ferrari
Ferrari Brut Rose 375ml (half bottle)
Winemaker Notes:Ferrari Brut Rose is salmon pink in color. The bouquet is distinct and very refined, with the fresh fragrance of hawthorne flowers, red currants and wild strawberries. The taste is Dry, clean and elegant, with a delicate finish of sweet...
$15.99
Gaston Chiquet Brut Tradition
Gaston Chiquet Brut Tradition
Vinous:  91 Points Chiquet's NV Brut Tradition is drop-dead gorgeous. Apple, green pear, sweet spices, mint and anise lift out of the glass in this perfumed, strikingly beautiful Champagne.Clean, focused and perfumed, the...
$54.97
Jacquesson Champagne Cuvee 739 3L
Jacquesson
Jacquesson Champagne Cuvee 739 3L
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: 92 Points Jacquesson's soon to be released Cuvée 739 Extra-Brut is is based on the 2011 vintage and 31% Reserve wines, all from Grand and Premier Cru sites in the Côte des Blancs and Vallée de la Marne...
$419.97
NV Arnaud Lambert Domaine de St. Just Cremant de Loire Brut
Domaine de St. Just
NV Arnaud Lambert Domaine de St. Just Cremant de Loire Brut
Blend:50% Chenin50% Chardonnay Importer's Note:In 1996, Yves Lambert and his son, Arnaud, started a winery in the Yves’ native French countryside, Saumur.  Sadly, Yves unexpectedly passed away in 2011, but left their domaine, St.-Just, in the...
$23.97
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NV Benanti Noblesse Metodo Classico Etna Brut Carricante
Benanti
NV Benanti Noblesse Metodo Classico Etna Brut Carricante
My new favorite Italian bubbly! This comes from a vineyard that is a little too high in elevation to make still wine, however is perfect for a Champagne-method sparkler. It spends 24 months ageing on the lees in the bottle before disgorgement and has...
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NV Champagne De Sousa & Fils Cuvée 3A Brut Grand Cru
De Sousa & Fils
NV Champagne De Sousa & Fils Cuvée 3A Brut Grand Cru
3A standing for the 3 Grands Crus from which is elaborated this exceptional cuvée, 50% Chardonay from Avize, 25% of Pinot Noir from Ay, and 25% Pinot Noir from Ambonnay. A subtle blend of beautiful and old vines, creating...
$56.97
NV Champagne Eric Rodez Cuvée des Crayères  Brut
Champagne Eric Rodez
NV Champagne Eric Rodez Cuvée des Crayères Brut
Josh Raynolds (International Wine Cellar): 92 Points(a 60/40 blend of pinot noir and chardonnay that was grown in Ambonnay; includes about 45% reserve wine): Light yellow-gold. Fresh orange, pear, white flowers and buttered toast on the intensely...
$52.97
NV Champagne Gosset Brut Excellence  3 Liter
Champagne Gosset
NV Champagne Gosset Brut Excellence 3 Liter
Vinous:Light gold. Ripe pear and white peach aromas are lifted by a gingery element, with a subtle floral nuance emerging with air. Fleshy and broad on the palate, offering plump pit fruit and melon flavors and a bitter kick of orange pith on the back...
$259.99
NV Champagne Gosset Brut Excellence Champagne
Champagne Gosset
NV Champagne Gosset Brut Excellence Champagne
Vinous: Light gold. Ripe pear and white peach aromas are lifted by a gingery element, with a subtle floral nuance emerging with air. Fleshy and broad on the palate, offering plump pit fruit and melon flavors and a bitter kick of orange pith on the back...
$46.97
NV Champagne Gosset Grande Réserve Brut
Champagne Gosset
NV Champagne Gosset Grande Réserve Brut
James Suckling: 92 Points  A fragrant nose with plenty of bright red florals on offer. Rose-like, musky and perfumed, this has a wealth of freshness and very subtle biscuit-like complexity. The palate's assertive and fully formed, really...
$74.97
NV Champagne Lallier Brut Nature Zéro Dosage
Champagne Lallier
NV Champagne Lallier Brut Nature Zéro Dosage
Importer's Note:Champagne Maison LALLIER was founded in 1906 by a famous figure from Champagne and relaunched by his grandson in 1994. Francis Tribaut took over the helm of the company in 2004. LALLIER is a craft manufacture creating prestigious crus de...
$44.97
NV Champagne Lallier Grand Reserve Brut
Champagne Lallier
NV Champagne Lallier Grand Reserve Brut
As I mentioned in last month’s newsletter, the prospects in 2019 for the Champagne Lover’s Club are very bright indeed, with plenty of yet untapped sources of sparkling wine, including the newly expanded sub-regions of Champagne itself. Even...
$57.97
NV De Sousa Mycorhize Extra Brut Blanc de Blancs Grand Cru
De Sousa & Fils
NV De Sousa Mycorhize Extra Brut Blanc de Blancs Grand Cru
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: 93+ Points The NV Cuvee Mycorhize Grand Cru Extra Brut is a new Champagne of De Sousa that will go into the market either in 2016 or 2017. Entirely based on 100% old vines Chardonnay from Avize and Oger that were...
$59.97
NV Deltetto Metodo Champagnois Rose Extra Brut
NV Deltetto Metodo Champagnois Rose Extra Brut
Tasting Notes: Rosy color, fine and lasting finish with a complex grapes bouquet, raspberries, violets, bread crust and yeast, dry, sweet tannins, well-balanced witha long finish.FOOD PAIRING: Perfect as an aperitif, pairs well with all...
$32.50
NV Gonet-Médeville Brut Champagne Tradition 1er Cru
Gonet-Médeville
NV Gonet-Médeville Brut Champagne Tradition 1er Cru
Importer's Note: Julie and Xavier Gonet-Médeville are, in many ways, the first couple of French wines. Both hail from storied winemaking families: Julie’s family is famous for its incomparable Chateau Gilette, and Xavier comes from a...
$45.97
NV Henri Lemaire Or Classique Brut Champagne
Henri Lemaire
NV Henri Lemaire Or Classique Brut Champagne
The Lemaire family began cultivation of vines in Damery and Cumieres in 1890 and in 1947 Henri and his wife Mariette, created the first Champagnes under the label Henri Lemaire. The house passed from father to son and is now run by Nathalie Lemaire...
$43.97
NV Henriot Brut Champagne Souverain
Henriot
NV Henriot Brut Champagne Souverain
Wine Enthusiast: 94 Points  A beautifully fine mousse indicates the class of this finely crafted wine. It has some weight, flavors of green apples, with hints of fresh apricots. There is extreme freshness here, the style dry but rich. This...
$39.97
NV Jansz Premium Rose Brut Tasmania
NV Jansz Premium Rose Brut Tasmania
Importer Notes: About the VineyardTasmania’s cool latitude and maritime climate is ideal for producing elegant sparkling wines with powerful fruit flavours and high natural acidity. The blend is predominantly Pinot noir selected from blocks which...
$22.97
NV La Collina Lunaris Malvasia dell'Emilia Frizzante Secco
La Collina
NV La Collina Lunaris Malvasia dell'Emilia Frizzante Secco
The Cooperativa Agricola La Collina was founded in 1975, when 12 energized young men with ambitious visions aimed for something entirely new. Among them was Enea, who now runs a co-operative farm with agricultural and humanitarian achievements far beyond...
$24.97
NV Lanson Champagne Brut Black Label
Champagne Lanson
NV Lanson Champagne Brut Black Label
Winemaker's Note:Black Label's brilliant color recalls the characteristic straw tones of the Pinot Noir, with glints of amber. It is lively in the flute, with a fine stream of persistent bubbles. Its fresh aromas combine the impression of vitality and...
$39.97
NV Louis Roederer Champagne Brut Premier 375 ml (half bottle)
Louis Roederer
NV Louis Roederer Champagne Brut Premier 375 ml (half bottle)
Wine Spectator: 92 PointsAn elegant Champagne in an aperitif style, with flavors of crushed blackberry, biscuit, spring blossom and Meyer lemon zest riding the finely detailed bead, underscored by a streak of salinity that emerges on the fresh finish...
$27.50
NV Pol Roger Brut Champagne White Label 375ml (half bottle)
Pol Roger
NV Pol Roger Brut Champagne White Label 375ml (half bottle)
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: 92 PointsStraw yellow and with a golden hue in color, the Pol Roger NV Réserve Brut displays a brilliant, perfectly ripe but also fresh, highly elegant and refined fruit aroma on the nose; think of cooked pip fruits...
$39.50
NV Tenuta Stella Ribolla Gialla Spumante Brut
Tenuta Stella
NV Tenuta Stella Ribolla Gialla Spumante Brut
When I lived in Friuli-Venezia Giulia, we had bubbles almost daily. It was our standard aperitivo while deciding what to drink with dinner. In Italy, the decision about what to eat and drink is never an easy one; sometimes it requires much debate and...
$29.97
NV Zanasi Lambrusco Grasparossa di Castelvetro
Zanasi
NV Zanasi Lambrusco Grasparossa di Castelvetro
 Wine Enthusiast:Plum, cassis and blueberry preserve aromas open this bubbly Lambrusco. The dry, savory palate offers crushed raspberry, blackberry, graphite and a hint of clove alongside brisk acidity and chewy tannins.        ...
$17.97
Parigot Cremant de Bourgogne Brut Blanc de Blancs
Parigot
Parigot Cremant de Bourgogne Brut Blanc de Blancs
Producer's Note: "Blanc de BlancsThe harmonious marriage of the two white grape varieties in Burgundy, Chardonnay and Aligoté, give this crémant its uniqueness and nobility. The Chardonnay, by far the majority, supplies it with all the...
$27.97
Taittinger Brut La Française
Taittinger
Taittinger Brut La Française
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: 91 Points The NV Brut La Française is based on 40% Chardonnay, 35% Pinot Noir and 25% Pinot Meunier, all fermented in stainless steel and blended with 30% of reserve wines. It is a pure, fresh and...
$44.97
Tommasi Tenuta Filodora Prosecco
Tommasi Tenuta Filodora Prosecco
Tasting Notes:Light straw yellow and bright. Elegant, white and lively foam, with very fine and thin perlage. Clean and spicy it has an elegant, floral nose with hints of acacia and wisteria flowers. Pleasantly intense, dry, easy to drink, with a light...
$13.99
Vilmart et Cie Champagne Grand Cellier Brut 1er Cru
Vilmart et Cie
Vilmart et Cie Champagne Grand Cellier Brut 1er Cru
50% 2013 and 25% each ’12-’11, deg 6/2015; dosage made, as for all of Laurent’s wines, from still wines of the two best cuvées, Grand Cellier d’Or and Coeur de Cuvée, done in wood. In the first 1-2 years after...
$74.97
2013 Champagne J.M. Labruyère Prologue Grand Cru Extra Brut
Champagne J.M. Labruyère
2013 Champagne J.M. Labruyère Prologue Grand Cru Extra Brut
James Suckling: 92 PointsA pinot-dominant blend (70 per cent) that has a flavorsome array of berries and brioche on the nose with light, spicy nuances, too. The palate has attractive, vinous, fleshy presence, some chalky oyster-shell notes and a crisp,...
$67.97
NV Lanson Champagne Brut Rose
Champagne Lanson
NV Lanson Champagne Brut Rose
Winemaker's Note:Lanson Rose has a beautiful pure color with pale salmon touches. Aromas of roses and fruit predominate, with discrete notes of red berries. The initial impression is tender, well-rounded and fresh. This wine has harmonious balance and...
$57.97
2009 Pierre Morlet Brut Champagne Millésimé
Pierre Morlet
2009 Pierre Morlet Brut Champagne Millésimé
Only produced in the very best years. From the producer: "The Pierre Morlet Champagne style is rich, harmoniously balanced, and refined. The body is round and elegant with fruity notes of raspberry and wild strawberry, intermixed with hints of violet,...
$74.97