Domaine Benjamin Taillandier

Bodegas Contador

Benjamin Romeo 'Contador' Tempranillo 2008

Bright crimson in colour. Notes of Camphor and Sandalwood together with tarry red and black fruits. A rich flavoursome and savoury palate - medium to full bodied - a fleeting tobacco note. Firm yet silky tannins. Very polished. One of the best Tempranillos (actually 86% Tempranillo and 14% Garnacha) I’ve ever had - up there with Vega Sicilia. Shows the versatility of the Tempranillo grape and its suitability to the warm climes of Spain. One of the 1001 Wines. 98 points from Jay Miller of the Wine Advocate. — 9 days ago

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Jose Lorenzo

Jose Lorenzo

Benjamin Romeo makes some amazing juice. Cheers
Bob McDonald

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I will keep an eye out for more of his wines. The Contador was brilliant.

Domaine Benjamin Taillandier

Laguzelle Minervois Carignan Blend

V grapey , nice chilled, great for pizza — a month ago

Benjamin Bridge

Méthode Classique Rosé Blend

Crisp apple, cranberry, brioche and nice finish — 2 months ago

Ericsson, Tom and 3 others liked this

Benjamin Leroux

Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2019

A forest fragrance.

Starting to fall in love with the burgundy style. Cedar, slight spice, great fruit, a bit on the bolder side of the spectrum for the varietal.

Producer was recommended by the fella at USQ.
— 23 days ago

Eric, Jason and 5 others liked this

Benjamin et David Duclaux

La Germine Côte-Rôtie Syrah 2017

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Vanilla oak nose. Beautifully integrated dark fruit and mellow cocoa base make a satisfying package. — 2 days ago

Benjamin Leroux

Le Porusot Meursault 1er Cru Chardonnay 2013

No mistaking a great premier cru white burg — a month ago

Rupert & Rothschild (Anthonij Rupert & Benjamin de Rothschild)

Classique Cabernet Sauvignon Blend 2017

a pretty pretty good subtle sa Bordeaux blend.

medium + body.
medium + acidity
moist gravel like pleasant tannins.

blackberry, black & red 🍒, a little jammy, 🌏-y, 🌻-y.

medium 🎯

worked lovely with beyond meat 🍔

really tasty!
— 2 months ago

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Benjamin Leroux

Rugiens Hauts Pommard 1er Cru Pinot Noir 2015

Just such a great wine — 16 days ago

John, Ira and 18 others liked this
John Howard

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Great producer!

Bodegas Benjamin de Rothschild-Vega Sicilia

Macán Rioja Tempranillo 2015

Produced by Vega Sicilia and Bodegas Benjamin De Rothschild, aged in mostly French oak (new and 1 year old) for about 12 months, deep Ruby with aromas of fresh fruits and spice. On the palate flavors of fresh youthful berry fruit, cherry, licorice, vanilla and well integrated cedar. Fine tannins, long finish ending with fruit character, cacao and cedar character , very nice! — 12 days ago

Josh, Andrew and 2 others liked this

Bodegas Benjamin de Rothschild-Vega Sicilia

Macán Clásico Rioja Tempranillo 2016

Really nice bottle. Tannins are fine grained. — a month ago

Eddie, David and 1 other liked this