Agit Optima

Yves Chidaine

Montlouis Moelleux Chenin Blanc 1990

Vintage 1990 / Beautiful gold colour. Mesmerizing honey smell. Delicate taste with vibrant balance. Chenin blanc in optima forma. Paired with rye sordough bread and rilettes. Perfect Sunday lunch. — 3 years ago

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Peter van den Besselaar

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@Amr El-Azhary so nice that the wine delivers. I kept it all those years in the cellar 👌
Sarah O'Kelley

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This pairing and this wine 🤩
Peter van den Besselaar

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@Sarah O'Kelley thanks Sarah, two people one mind 😊


Duffy Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

Outstanding .... thanks Dean for the great Alexander Valley treat — 4 years ago

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Domaine Jean-Louis Chave

L'Hermitage Blanc Marsanne Roussanne 2013

Meme photo mais il s agit du blanc 2013
Jaune clair
Nez riche et complexe d amande de miel de lavande de fruit exotique et d agrume délicat tres puissant
Bouche ample ample grasse mais avec un equilibre parfait un vin à la Chappaz grande classe
— 5 years ago

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Quails' Gate

Late Harvest Totally Botrytis Affected Optima

Fantastic example of the optima Hybrid grape from Quails Gate in the Okanagan Valley. Ripe peach and pear dominate with a little honey and vanilla. — 4 years ago

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Peter Lauer

Ayler Kupp Faß 9 Kern Riesling

Vintage 2009 / Awesome balance. #Riesling in optima forma. Honey in smell and taste, vivid acidity. — 4 years ago

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Weingut Johannes Karst & Söhne

Dürkheimer Fuchsmantel Optima Trockenbeerenauslese Riesling 1985

Shockingly good. Not as rich and acidic as expected, but beautifully balanced. — 4 years ago


Dry Creek Valley Rosé Wine 2016

Strawberry 🍓 and watermelon 🍉 flavors. Perfectly dry. — 5 years ago


Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon 1984

Jump. Panama. Hot for Teacher. Oops not a Van Halen retro but wow. Yum. Still has legs. Medium to full. Alexander Valley fruit all the way. Santa Rosa produced. Love that too. Garage winemakers everywhere. — 4 years ago

Domaine Lise & Bertrand Jousset

Premier Rendez-Vous Version Longue Montlouis-sur-Loire Chenin Blanc 2014

Vintage 2014 #cheninblanc in optima forma with good balance and playfull minerality — 4 years ago

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Anthonij Rupert

L'Ormarins Optima Red Bordeaux Blend 2011

Cassis, French oak, subtle vanilla and tobacco notes. Palate is fresh, balanced and medium in weight. Cranberry and raspberry fruit. Finishes with a firm tannin backbone. Solid effort. Feels more old world. — 5 years ago