As an Arbiter Bibendi by day, I treat this as a fun table of friends from which I only really wish to sip and sup and mention some of the wines I truly enjoy or...
Delightful Oregonian Brut Nature Rosé made from Pinot Meunier in a fragrant, bright pink apple cider expression, chutney, and peachy mango pickle. Beguiling and every bit as charming as it is exotic. Raising this glass to the West —and the wondrous Lett family. À santé! — 6 months ago
Such a charming champagne the Grand Cellier! Vilmart & Cie blends this from 70% Chardonnay and 30% Pinot Noir to great effect running a broad spectrum from fruit to floral countering mineral by texture and persistent pulchritude -a nonchalant beauty off of which one cannot take the eyes. Disgorged June 2015 this is tasting at equipoise right now but would probably even flush out further two more brioche given time. A lovely glass! — a year ago
Fresh off the maiden delivery this is bright and bracing and despite the edgy hop notes and gunflint of a little shocky state having just landed this is effusive and charming with ruby grapefruit and fresh firm strawberries. A charming glass as ever. — a year ago