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Abbesse de Loire Sauvignon Blanc 2018
Noël Bougrier’s Abbesse de Loire Sauvignon Blanc is a perennial favorite, thanks to its pure, citrus-fruit flavors and grassy-fresh quality. And with 2018 being hailed as an excellent harvest in the Loire Valley, we recommend you place a quick order.
Le Prince de Courthézon Prestige 2018
This special-edition Rhône blockbuster arrives from Thierry Ferlay, one of our favorite Châteauneuf winemakers, and the fantastic 2018 vintage. It boasts a history of gold-medal acclaim and waves of powerfully rich, red- and black-fruit flavors.
Cabalié Vieilles Vignes 2018
Hervé Sabardiel, maker of our popular Cabalié, is so grateful for its success, he’s crafted a special, old-vine version to delight its fans. Made in the style that bolstered Roman soldiers 2,000 years ago, it’s ultra rich and boasts a top gold medal.
Domaine du Vallon Plan de Dieu 2017
From the village of Plan de Dieu (neighbor to storied Châteauneuf-du-Pape), this HUGELY acclaimed red was made at the Meffre family’s 460-plus-year-old estate and brims with ripe berry and spicy, wild-herb notes.
Belle Roche Cabernet Sauvignon 2019
Crafted by a former Haut-Brion talent, this blockbuster Cabernet boasts a long history of acclaim—including “French Wine of the Year” honors and multiple gold medals. Just wait until you taste the luxuriously deep, dark, cassis-loaded 2019 release.
Château L'Esparrou Cuvée Bisconte 2017
From southern France’s Roussillon region and historic Château L’Esparrou, this special cuvée boasts a coveted Gilbert & Gaillard gold. Judges loved its “pleasant nose accented by dark fruits and spices with a touch of licorice.”
Haut de Bel Air 2018
“2018 is an exceptional year for Bordeaux,” producing “wonderful wines with a beautiful depth of ripe fruit and polished, strong tannins,” (James Suckling). Wait until you taste this acclaimed Merlot blend – it's one of our picks of the vintage.
Château Le Bonalguet 2018
Château Le Bonalguet has been rated a “near-perfect wine” by former Best Sommelier of France Fabrice Sommier and sports a history of gold-medal acclaim. Rich, deep, and beautifully structured, the new 2018 release is every bit as impressive.
Château Terrebonne Coeur de Cuvée 2017
This “wonderful” pink hails from the heartland of rosé and an estate that’s won over 60 awards in 11 vintages – including gold for this special release. Starring old-vine Grenache and Syrah, it brims with juicy raspberry and complex wild herb notes.
Château Haut Bardin 2018
The Descorps family have crafted top-class wine in Bordeaux for several generations. Showing all the elegance of the excellent 2018 vintage, this release marries Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, and debuted to a gold medal at a prestigious Paris show.