First Drop Wines


First Class Willamette Valley Pinot Noir

Black cherry and chocolate very nice. — 6 days ago

ruchi b
with ruchi

Columbia Crest

Reserve Horse Heaven Hills Chenin Blanc

I loved this. Perfect balance between sweet and sharp, and I alone drank every drop (though it took 4 days) — 2 days ago

Château Palmer

Margaux Red Bordeaux Blend 2009

My first bottle of this caliber; my god… — a day ago

Peter, Vanessa and 8 others liked this

First Foot Forward

Yarra Valley Pinot Noir 2019

Jodi M

Light red, very drinkable — 2 days ago

Domaine Aspect Serene

Grace Vineyard -East Facing Slope Pinot Noir 2018

Ron R

Forgot to post from the recent Domain Serene visit. Another outstanding pinot. Single vineyard, with poise and stunning complexity. Approachable now, but needs to sleep for a while. I was ready to drop some plastic, until I heard $210 per… — 9 days ago

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with Cliff and Andrew
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Scott Rose

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A bit pricey...
Scott Rose

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So historically, top notch CA/OR chard/pinot producers have been ruffly a third of the cost of equitable/comparable Frenchie Burgundy juice. How does this slot in or (k)not?
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@Scott Rose, this is an outstanding pinot. It’s only fault is that it lacks brand recognition (which is no fault, really). But I’m a consumer just like the rest of the sheep, and for that price, I want dancing women, too 🕺🏾😲

Catherine et Pierre Breton

Beaumont Chinon Cabernet Franc 2018

Inky bell pepper cigar minerality first. Black plum second. Loved it — 2 days ago

Ira, Dawn and 8 others liked this


Hoskins Ranch Grenache 2017

First time trying this producer. — 15 days ago

Tom, Bob and 4 others liked this

Bernard Levet

La Péroline Côte-Rôtie Syrah

First Cote Rotie that’s offered up subtle bacon fat,alongside some rich fruit and solid oak — a day ago

Peter, Ted and 11 others liked this