Supreme balance is the key to this superb wine that has everything in check from richness to freshness and citrus to brioche and honeycomb notes all wrapped in a long, elegant finish.
93 POINTS, Wine Enthusiast. "Lemon oil and concentrated honeysuckle on the nose of this affordable sister to Mount Eden. There is a firm grip to the palate, where those citrus and wood flavors converge."
92 POINTS, Vinous. "The 2018 Chardonnay is such a gorgeous wine. Apricot, tangerine oil, butter, spice and a touch of reduction give the 2018 a decidedly exotic flair, but then the Santa Cruz Mountains minerality kicks in to frame things beautifully. Rich, textured and vibrant in the glass, the 2018 is a terrific wine to drink now and over the next handful of years."
The impact of the old vines (50 - 70 years old) really stand out in this bottling from Cheveau. Everything is dialed up and in perfect harmony. The substantial chardonnay fruit is soft and round with seemingly endless depth. The...
2008 marks the best vintage for Champagne since 1996. Don't miss this special Champagne! 93 POINTS, Wine Spectator. “This distinctive Champagne features aromas and flavors of chai tea, rose petal, singed orange peel, dried peach and baked raspberry. Well-balanced, with...
A beautiful and eclectic aperitif wine from the Savoie Region (Alpine / Alps mountains) of France. Mountain herbs flirt with a sun-kissed expression of stone fruits that are Alp-like with their crystalline purity and cooling limestone minerality. Les Abymes is 100%...