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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
Damilano Barolo Chinato  DOCG 500ml NV
Damilano
Damilano Barolo Chinato DOCG 500ml NV
Winemaker Note:This wine has a base of Barolo DOCG enriched with herbs and leans towards a garnet red with orange reflections. On the palate, it is sweet and structured with a slightly bitter finish and is particularly appreciated as a meditation elixir...
$63.97
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
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 Alvear Pedro Ximenez 'Solera 1927' 375ml (Half Bottle)
Alvear
NV Alvear Pedro Ximenez 'Solera 1927' 375ml (Half Bottle)
Winemaker's Note:#5 Wine Enthusiast Top 100 of 2017The vineyards, located at an elevation of 1,050 feet, are comprised of the famous chalky soil called Albariza and the 40-year-old vines produce extremely low yields. The grapes were hand-harvested at the...
$24.97
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 Gosset Grande Rosé Brut
Champagne Gosset
NV Champagne Gosset Grande Rosé Brut
Wine Spectator: 91 Points Fine and creamy, this harmonious Champagne layers mouthwatering acidity with layered flavors of plum tart, pastry cream, sliced almond and mandarin orange peel. Delivers threads of fragrant spice and smoky mineral. Drink...
$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 Dow's White Port
Dow's
NV Dow's White Port
Producer's Note:Dow's Fine White is made primarily at the Quinta do Sol winery. Only traditional white grape varieties from the Douro valley are used. Dow's Fine White was 100% fermented off the skins and using temperature control so that fermentation...
$17.97
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 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 Le Piane Vino Bianco Passito 375ml (half bottle)
Le Piane
NV Le Piane Vino Bianco Passito 375ml (half bottle)
Producer's Note:Since some years we sometimes produced little quantities of “Passito” sweet wine from Erbaluce grapes we picked from our old Maggiorina fields. Erbaluce gives amazing results in this version and finally we could fill some...
$49.97
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 Mercat Cava Brut Nature
Mercat
NV Mercat Cava Brut Nature
Inspired by Barcelona’s Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria – the quintessentially Catalan market destination where locals and tourists alike gather to eat, shop and gossip. Mercat Cava aims to evoke the same spirit of community, liveliness,...
$15.97
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 Vino Lauria Perpetuo Grillo Terre Siciliane 375ml (half bottle)
Vino Lauria
NV Vino Lauria Perpetuo Grillo Terre Siciliane 375ml (half bottle)
Importer's Note:With wine making in his family blood, Vito Lauria decided to attend the University of Udine in Friuli where he obtained a degree in Enology in 2003. After stepping off the campus he worked at a number wineries in northern Italy for a few...
$42.50
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
Opus One Overture Non-Vintage
Opus One
Opus One Overture Non-Vintage
Overture reflects the winemaker’s artistry by showcasing the talent of blending five traditional Bordeaux grape varieties and capturing terroir characteristics of the same variety grown in different soils. However, Overture’s third blending...
$139.99
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
Valdespino Don Gonzalo Oloroso Sherry VOS 20 Years
Valdespino
Valdespino Don Gonzalo Oloroso Sherry VOS 20 Years
95 Points Robert Parker's Wine AdvocateThe NV Don Gonzalo Oloroso 20 Anos VOS, produced with Palomino grapes from the Carrascal vineyards, is fermented in stainless steel and aged for over 20 years in oak botas. It is a very serious Oloroso, even if...
$55.97
Valdespino Fino Inocente 375ml (half bottle)
Valdespino
Valdespino Fino Inocente 375ml (half bottle)
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate:  94 Points The NV Fino Inocente must be one of the few wines in Jerez that is still fermented in 600-liter American oak botas, which is an incredible amount of work compared with fermenting tens of thousands of kilos...
$15.97
Valdespino Tio Diego Amontillado Sherry
Valdespino
Valdespino Tio Diego Amontillado Sherry
93 points Wine & Spirits Extremely dry, this austere Amontillado comes from the white chalky albariza soils of the famed Macharnudo vineyard. It aged under flor for about eight years, and then spent eight more years aging oxidatively before being...
$32.97
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
NV Champagne Lilbert-Fils Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs
Champagne Lilbert-Fils
NV Champagne Lilbert-Fils Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs
Importer's Note:This comes from all three communes where Lilbert farms vines. Typically it is made with two or three consecutive vintages, is aged on its lees for a minimum of three years, and is dosed with 5-6 grams of sugar (Bertrand began to lower his...
$64.97
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
NV Barnaut Brut Rosé 'Authentique' Grand Cru
Champagne Barnaut
NV Barnaut Brut Rosé 'Authentique' Grand Cru
Vinous: 90 Points  Bright orange. Potent red berry and blood orange aromas are complicated by notes of dried rose, smoky minerals and anise. Chewy and focused on the palate, offering bitter orange pith and red berry skin flavors that gain...
$59.97