Vinous Live!

Welcome to Vinous Live!, a series of virtual tastings and seminars that will be held daily. Vinous was built on the pillars of education, community and independence. Vinous Live! seminars are free for everyone and are designed to bring you insights straight from the brightest minds in wine. We will be mixing up the format to keep things lively and interesting. We hope these conversations bring you a bit of joy during these unprecedented and tumultuous times. Seminars will be streamed live on Zoom and YouTube Live. Please note that times vary from day to day. For the latest news, be sure to follow Vinous on Instagram , Facebook , Twitter and on vinous.com . Join hosts Antonio Galloni, Neal Martin, Josh Raynolds, and Eric Guido in conversation with some of winemaking’s most influential figures. Below is the schedule for the week of June 29 – July 03, 2020. Watch all webinars on YouTube Live . ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Monday, June 29, 2020: Jim Clendenen (Au Bon Climat) 5pm EDT Hosted by Antonio Galloni Tuesday, June 30, 2020: Charles Lachaux (Domaine Arnoux-Lachaux) 12pm EDT Hosted by Neal Martin Wednesday, July 01, 2020 Mike & Mikey Etzel (Beaux Frères & Sequitur) 5pm EDT Hosted by Josh Raynolds Thursday, July 02, 2020: Alessio Planeta (Planeta) 12pm EDT Hosted by Eric Guido Friday, July 03, 2020: HOLIDAY

Au Bon Climat

Santa Barbara County Pinot Noir 2017

Pure, clean, bright acidity, and a touch of earthy cola. Every year this is a great buy. Nailed it on salmon night. — 4 months ago

David, Brendan and 16 others liked this
David L

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Always great stuff. How do you beat that for 20 bucks. 

Domaine Robert Arnoux / Arnoux-Lachaux

Les Suchots Vosne-Romanée 1er Cru Pinot Noir 2001

Deep tawny color. Almost opaque. Exotic nose. Notes of raspberries, Asian spice, black pepper and a little bit of stem. Rich and fruit forward in the mouth. Got better and better with air; in hour 7 you’d be guessing blind this is DRC. — 2 months ago

Severn, David and 13 others liked this

Beaux Frères

The Beaux Frères Vineyard Pinot Noir 2015

Beautiful fruit density and texture, delicious right now but will develop even further with time — 4 months ago

Jonah Beer
with Jonah
Shay, Paul and 2 others liked this

Planeta

Cerasuolo di Vittoria Nero d'Avola Frappato 2017

Lots of bright fruit: cherry and kirsch. Nice acids and a wee bit of tannin. Great summer cookout red — a year ago

Angelo Casagrande
with Angelo
Severn, Dr. and 7 others liked this

Au Bon Climat

Santa Barbara County Chardonnay 2016

Fantastic Chardonnay from Au Bon Climat. Lemon zest and melon flavors with hints of the same on the nose. This is a stellar Chardonnay for the money, comparable to fine Chablis from France. Perfect for a sunny spring evening! — a year ago

Shay, Paul and 4 others liked this
David L

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One of the only wine clubs I still belong to. Great value. Cheers

Domaine Robert Arnoux / Arnoux-Lachaux

Echezeaux Grand Cru Pinot Noir 2016

The first of 5 Grand Crus from Chambolle Musigny Vougeot and Flagey Echezeaux. Spicy red fruits with some stemmy influence. Wood in evidence as well as tannin. High toned. GC quality. Very good. Needs time. — 5 months ago

Arden, Ceccherini and 12 others liked this
Aaron Tan

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Charles is doing a great job with the domaine ❤️❤️❤️

Beaux Frères

The Upper Terrace Pinot Noir 2015

Incredible. Exotic spices and red fruit. Tons of acidity and a long finish. Might be the best Oregon Pinot I’ve had. — 2 years ago

Au Bon Climat

Santa Maria Valley Pinot Noir Westall Vineyard 2016

First Pinot produced from this Kendall Jackson vineyard named after Jess Jackson’s daughter, Julia. Fruit forward with tons of fruit aromas, herb and oak notes, aged for 12 months in French oak, 25% new, making this wine fresh and vibrant good for drinking now, and some short-term aging. The 2016 was a good year with an early harvest with perfectly ripe fruit. On the palate, strawberry and cherry flavors with baking spice and gentle oak. Fine tannins, lingering ending with fruit and subtle spice character. — a month ago

Jason, Eric and 5 others liked this

Domaine Robert Arnoux / Arnoux-Lachaux

Romanée St. Vivant Grand Cru Pinot Noir 2006

Wow this bottle is the definition of giving! Interesting rating on this because there is soooo much fruit. This came out of mag but I called 09. Very new world in style save for the nose. — 4 years ago

David Bernahl
with David
Michele, Anthony and 1 other liked this

Beaux Frères

Willamette Valley Pinot Noir 2016

A lovely balanced Pinot for an unbalanced Oscars so white night. Surprisingly rich and deep berries but with so much fun spice. Methinks maybe this spent some time in a wee bit of new oak too—but mainly I love the white pepper and baking spice fun on it. — 5 months ago

David, Eric and 14 others liked this
Paul T- Huntington Beach

Paul T- Huntington Beach

White pepper🙄 just like the Oscar’s
Ellen Clifford

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@Paul T- Huntington Beach TOO TRUE. But I’m happy about the Parasite wins