Pinot Blanc

Domaine de la Romanée-Conti (DRC)

Échézeaux Pinot Noir 2011

Casually poured double-blind from a brown bag at the very end of the night while our heads were still spinning from the incredible quality on display. The senses were overloaded. It was blood lust. And then…I smelled my glass. An overwhelming feeling of serenity washed over me. It’s was almost as if a pair of noise-cancelling headphones were placed in my ears. This was different. It commanded attention. This wasn’t a wine from the Rhône. It smelled like Burgundy…and it was special. There was brilliant structure accompanying the most sublime fruits and exotic spices. I looked up at my buddy Matt who was also nosing his glass and our eyes met. He was also spellbound. He then quietly declared to me, “this is DRC”. I thought to myself, surely no. This late? After everything we just had?? Until now, I had never tried DRC so I had no frame of reference but Matt seemed pretty confident. Then some of the others started to fall into the trance. Everyone was falling over themselves. The bottle was pulled from the bag by our host. And there it was. A 2011 Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Échézeaux. It was just beautiful. I was different now…almost like losing my virginity. What a sensational nightcap. — 16 days ago

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‘Like losing my virginity’ ❤️

Jérôme Prévost

La Closerie Les Béguines Extra Brut Champagne Pinot Meunier

Wow. Meyer lemon, hint of pastry, dry and concentrated. Perfect way to celebrate big announcements with friends. — 16 days ago

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Louis Roederer

Cristal Brut Champagne Chardonnay Pinot Noir Blend

Inspección:
Claro a Translucidez con Burbujeo
Brillo: Brillante Intenso
Color: Amarillo Dorado con Destellos Ámbar
Intensidad: Media
Viscosidad: Media Alta
Menisco: Variación de Ribete Largo con segunda tonalidad Ámbar

Olfato:
Intensidad: Media Alta
Frutos Maduros
Frutos Amarillos y Cítricos (Durazno, Naranja, Nectarina)
Flores: Violeta
Especies: Canela
Extras: Avellana y Nuez Tostadas y Cocoa

Gusto:
Semi Seco (Gredoso)
Burbuja Fina y Elegante con Jugo Denso
Amplia Textura
Cuerpo: Alto
Acidez: Media Alta
Alcohol: Medio
Taninos: Medio
Complejidad: Alta
Final: Largo
Equilibrado

Notas de Cata: Simplemente Magnifica !!! Matiz de amplio contraste entre lo encontrado en olfato y lo entregado en el gusto; creando experiencias y texturas muy complejas y equilibradas. Vibrante, Dinámico y Elegante !!! Ideal para cualquier celebración memorable o simplemente un muy buen domingo ;) !!!
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Sea Smoke

Southing Estate Vineyard Pinot Noir

This is drinking really well. Smooth tannins and rich black cherry and milk chocolate flavors. A slight herbal eucalyptus aroma. — a day ago

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Château d'Yquem

Sauternes Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2015

Quick notes, not to underplay this wine. Tropical fruits leap right into your nose. Texturally incredible. Finish goes to infinity. — a day ago

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Matua

Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2021

This wine screams where it’s from. Pale lemon with green reflexes, the nose reveals intense aromas of elderflower, asparagus, green bell pepper, gooseberry, ripe peach and melon, followed by a medium body with a pungent acidity, defining the wines distinctive freshness. Drink now until 2024. — 15 days ago

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Kim Crawford

Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2021

Pale straw with green edges and aromas of citrus and tropical fruits with floral herb notes. On the palate juicy apricot, peach and grapefruit with lemon zest, classic New Zealand SB. Vivid acidity and spice complement this well balanced wine to a medium finish. — 18 days ago

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Belle Glos

Las Alturas Vineyard Pinot Noir 2020

My favorite Pinot Noir; chocolate, and dark fruit with plenty of body. Held up to steak and bread pudding - love! — 4 days ago

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Failla

Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir 2013

One of my favorite Pinots. Too bad I only have one left :( — 2 days ago

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Belle Glos

Clark & Telephone Vineyard Pinot Noir 2020

One of the better if the belle glos - Santa Barbara and really mellow and long finish — 15 days ago

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