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La Chapelle du Clos Malbec 2010

This is another great Malbec from France. Not 100% Malbec, but rather a blend of 85% Malbec and 15% Merlot. The winemaker, Jean-Luc Baldes, has won the best estate and Winemaker in Southwest France award. He has been producing this Malbec, the Triguedina La Chapelle du Clos, for a number of years. The wine is […]

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La Source du Clos Cotes du Rhone – 2011

A beautifully crafted red Rhone blend consisting of 75% Syrah and 25% Grenache. This wine is purple red in color and has a black cherry fragrance. Lush berry fruit flavor with good minerality, medium tannins and hints of oak and licorice. A smooth wine with a dry finish. This wine is produced from old vines […]

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Philippe Raguenot Cotes de Bordeaux 2010

Philippe Raguenot Cotes de Bordeaux 2010 is a red blend containing Merlot (70%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (30%). This is a traditional Bordeaux-style red blend that is medium-bodied with rather thick blackberry fruit and hints of spice and currant. The wine has medium tannins and finishes dry. I had expected a little more from this Bordeaux […]

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