Heralding Warmer Weather - Our June Case
Whites (2 of each)
DOMAINE CHAMPALOU, VOUVRAY - 2017 SEC
100% Chenin Blanc. Incredible vitality on the palate with perfect balancing acidity and tension. The length of the wine is testament to the age of the vines and the low yields.
SCLAVOS, KEFALONIA - 2017 ROBOLA
100% Robola. the wine has an intense nose with aromas of citrus fruits, tangerine and grapefruit, pear, peach and floral hints with a mineral background. The palate is medium bodied with crisp acidity. Concentrated and juicy with aromas of lemon, orange, grapefruit, peach and bergamot complemented by mineral hints.
IDLEWILD, MENDOCINO COUNTY - 2017 THE BEE FLORA FAUNA
50% Muscat Canelli (Blanc), 47% Arneis, 3% Cortese. The wine is highlighted by honey, wildflowers, wet stones, salty air, jasmine, and orange blossoms. The palate is lean on the front with a touch of oiliness and richness through the mid-palate and then racy and driving through the finish.
Reds (2 of each)
DOMAINE OGEREAU, COTEAUX DU LAYON - 2018 L'ANJOUEE
70% Cabernet Franc, 15% Grolleau, 15% Pineau d’Aunis. On the nose, an explosion of fruit, spices and peppers. Light, fresh, vivacious, and easy-to-drink.
METIC, COLCHAGUA- 2018 CARMENERE
90% Carmenere, 10% Petit Verdot. Ripe dark fruit flavours, very soft palate, an easy drinking Carmenere.
A LOS VINATEROS BRAVOS, ITATA - 2018 PIPENO TINTO
70% Cinsault, 30% País. Pipeño is the ‘peasant’ style of Chilean wine, made mainly in the South where traditional methods of viticulture and wine making for personal consumption remain. The essence of Pipeño is natural, rustic, simple and easy to drink!