Trimbach 2000 Gewurztraminer Vendange Tardive, Alsace

  I’ve been reviewing ancient vines and vineyards recently. The theme continues with this bottling from Trimbach. The winery itself dates back 12 generations, and its vineyards are some of the best Grand Crus in Alsace. This bottling is primarily sourced...

Domaine Collotte 2010 Fixin Cote de Nuits, Burgundy

  Domaine Collotte is a family estate dating back a few hundred years, with vineyards in Marsannay and the nearby town of Fixin. The current winemaker, Philippe Collotte, is making some of the finest wines in the AOC, and priced reasonably, to boot. Beautiful and...

Chateau Gigognan 2009 Vigne du Regent Chateauneuf du Pape

Gigognan is a small producer with a short history; the winery was founded in 1996 by Anne and Jacques Callet in the outskirts of Chateauneuf du Pape.  While many of the well knows wineries are located near the town, Gigognan is located halfway to Avignon, in Sorgues....