Wines classified under special: Indigenous Yeast

Domaine Jean Goulley et Fils Chablis Premier Cru Montmains

Domaine Jean Goulley et Fils Chablis Premier Cru Montmains

Montmains is a Premier Cru vineyard in Chablis that spreads out along a hillside exposed to the south of the town of Chablis. It is known for producing elegant wines with good minerality and ageing potential. The wine spends 18 ... More

Domaine Jean Goulley et Fils Petit Chablis

Domaine Jean Goulley et Fils Petit Chablis

AOC Petit Chablis The vineyards of the Petit-Chablis appellation lie on either side of the River Serein. This AOC was instituted in 1944. It is one of the jewels in the crown of the Chablis district which, lying in the northernmost ... More

Domaine Jean Goulley et Fils Chablis

Domaine Jean Goulley et Fils Chablis

AOC Chablis Located near Auxerre in the department of Yonne, the Chablis vineyards lie along a little river aptly named the Serein . The cistercian monks from the abbey of Pontigny began growing vines here in the 12th century. The Chablis AOC ... More

Château de Plaisance “Entre Copains” Anjou

Château de Plaisance "Entre Copains" Anjou

Entre Copains Anjou Rouge WINEMAKING Once the grapes are hand-picked and destemmed, they are transferred in stainless steel tanks at a temperature of 30-33°C with frequent racking and a maceration period of 4 to 7 days. WINE TASTING Sensory characteristics Very nice color, nose of ripe, ... More

Château de Plaisance “Embruns” Chenin Blanc Anjou

Château de Plaisance "Embruns" Chenin Blanc Anjou

WINEMAKING Once the grapes are hand-picked and sorted twice, the winemaking is processed in stainless steel tanks with a control of temperatures. WINE TASTING Sensory characteristics This Anjou dry white wine is known as much for its freshness as for its surprising aromatic subtlety. ... More

Château de Plaisance “Le Clos” Savennières

Château de Plaisance "Le Clos" Savennières

100% Chenin Blanc There are only 370 acres planted with grapes in this appellation so this is a relatively rare wine - just 80,000 cases produced per year in the appellation. VINIFICATION: After hand harvesting, vinification and aging in 2 to 5 ... More

Domaine de l’Ecu “Ange” Pinot Noir

Domaine de l’Ecu "Ange" Pinot Noir

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Nuova Cappelletta Barbera del Monferrato “SSA 500” No Sulfites Added

Nuova Cappelletta Barbera del Monferrato "SSA 500" No Sulfites Added

DOC: Piemonte Grapes: 100% Barbera Cutlivation:            Certified organic grapes and certified Biodynamic by Demeter. Vineyard:       Grapes from the Novareto vineyard from vines approximately 10 years old.  The sheltered vineyard faces southwest and receives gentle breezes, perfectly suitable for the cultivation of Barbera. ... More

Domaine de Petit Roubié Picpoul de Pinet

Domaine de Petit Roubié Picpoul de Pinet

AOC: Languedoc 100% Picpoul 12.5% Alcohol Picpoul (means "lipstinger") is noted for its high acidity and lemony fruit and used to be widely grown as a base for vermouth.  This is a golden coloured white wine with brilliant pearly green reflections. The complex ... More

Domaine Virgile Joly Le Joly Rouge

Domaine Virgile Joly Le Joly Rouge

AOC: Languedoc Varietal:     50% Syrah, 40% Grenache, 10% Cinsault & Carignan Aging:     12 months in tanks Cellar:     1 to 3 years   Welcoming plum on the nose with just a hint of cinnamon and bold, dark fruit and black spice flavors. Rustic, ... More

Domaine Virgile Joly Le Joly Blanc

Domaine Virgile Joly Le Joly Blanc

AOC: Languedoc Varietal:     95% White Grenache, 5% Rousanne Aging:     8 months in tanks Cellar:     1 to 5 years A fresh, easy drinking wine. It has notes of succulent peach and juicy white fruits; the aromatic complexity of White Grenache is amplified ... More

Domaine de l’Ecu Expression de Gneiss Muscadet

Domaine de l'Ecu Expression de Gneiss Muscadet

One of three Muscadets produced at the Bossard winery, this cuvée is also 100% Melon de Bourgogne. The grapes are grown in light gneiss sub-soil on vines that are approximately45 years old.  This wine is light and fruity but intense.   US-Gneiss Ecu ... More

Domaine de l’Ecu Cépage Cabernet Franc

Domaine de l'Ecu Cépage Cabernet Franc

AOC:  Vin de Pays du Jardin de la France 80% Cabernet Franc, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon Sales Sheet

Clos du Gravillas VDP “Sous les Cailloux des Grillons”

Clos du Gravillas VDP "Sous les Cailloux des Grillons"

AOC: Vin de Pays des Côtes du Brian A blend of Syrah, Cabernet Suvignon, Carignan, Grenache, Counoise, Mourvedre This wine has deep color, ripe berry fruit with lively acidity, notes of fresh fruit and spice with a touch of tannin and minerality.   Sales ... More

Clos du Gravillas Minervois “L’Inattendu”

Clos du Gravillas Minervois "L'Inattendu"

AOC: Minervois Blend of Grenache blanc and gris,  and Macabeo This fabulous wine, translated as The Unexpected,  is the result of the old vine Grenache gris and some Grenache blanc. A full, dry, rich, and complex wine that is also lightly herbal and ... More

Clos du Gravillas VDP “le rendez vous du soleil”

Clos du Gravillas VDP "le rendez vous du soleil"

AOC: Vin de Pays des Côtes du Brian Blend of: Carignan 30%, Cabernet Sauvignon 30%, Syrah 30%, Grenache 5%, Mourvedre 5% The winemaker describes this as "a southern red where syrah, cabernet sauvignon, and carignan meet in a field of white gravel." ... More

Clos du Gravillas “Douce Providence” Muscat Minervois

Clos du Gravillas "Douce Providence" Muscat Minervois

AOC: Muscat de Saint-Jean de Minervois With a name that implies grapes that fell from heaven, this is a perfect aperitif to serve with Roquefort and other cheese and as a dessert wine with fruit salads, dried fruits, sweet crepes and ... More

Clos du Gravillas VDP “Lo Vielh” Old Vine Carignan

Clos du Gravillas VDP “Lo Vielh” Old Vine Carignan

    AOC: Vin de Pays des Côtes de Brian 100% Carignan (old vine) (this is the local VDP name for the part of the Minervois that is in the Herault. Bran is a small river that ends in Minerve. Made from low-yield vines planted ... More

Mas Laval Vin de Pays de l’Herault “Aniane”

Mas Laval  Vin de Pays de l'Herault "Aniane"

Appellation: Vin de Pays de L'Herault 55% Syrah, 22% Grenache, 16% Mourvedre, and 7% Cabernet Franc. The conventionally-grown grapes for Mas Laval are hand-harvested and the long fermentation uses only indigenous yeasts. The wine is aged 18 months in one-year old French ... More

Mark Angeli “La Lune” Vin de France

Mark Angeli "La Lune" Vin de France

Appellation: Vin de France This wine, named for the crescent moon shape of the vineyard, is a subtle, smooth, rich and ripe wine with a mineral quality reflecting its terroir.  The wine is earthy with impressive depth. La Lune has honey, ... More

Château Moulin de Peyronin Bordeaux

Château Moulin de Peyronin Bordeaux

Appellation: Bordeaux The grapes for the organic Bordeaux are subjected to a cold maceration which takes 7 days, after which the must is left to ferment for 3 weeks. Eighteen months of oak aging imparts a distinctive vanilla-spice aroma.  This Bordeaux ... More

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Chardonnay

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Chardonnay

Appellation: Vin de Pays d'Oc 100% Chardonnay The Marouette brand wines are gourmet and modern, made with only certified organic grapes by pioneers of French organic viticulture.  Accessible to the inquisitive, they are natural and honest wines, with the sensation of ripe ... More

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Grenache Rosé

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Grenache Rosé

Appellation: Vin de Pays d'Oc 100% Grenache The Marouette brand wines are gourmet and modern, made with only certified organic grapes by pioneers of French organic viticulture.  Accessible to the inquisitive, they are natural and honest wines, with the sensation of ripe ... More

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Syrah

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Syrah

Appellation: Vin de Pays d'Oc 100% Syrah The Marouette brand wines are gourmet and modern, made with only certified organic grapes by pioneers of French organic viticulture.  Accessible to the inquisitive, they are natural and honest wines, with the sensation of ripe ... More

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Cabernet Sauvignon

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Cabernet Sauvignon

Appellation: Vin de Pays d'Oc 100% Cabernet Sauvignon The Marouette brand wines are gourmet and modern, made with only certified organic grapes by pioneers of French organic viticulture.  Accessible to the inquisitive, they are natural and honest wines, with the sensation of ... More

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Merlot

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Merlot

Appellation: Vin de Pays d'Oc 100% Merlot The Marouette brand wines are gourmet and modern, made with only certified organic grapes by pioneers of French organic viticulture.  Accessible to the inquisitive, they are natural and honest wines, with the sensation of ripe ... More

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Pinot Noir

Jacques Frelin Vignobles La Marouette Pinot Noir

Appellation: Vin de Pays d'Oc 100% Pinot Noir This Marouette is part of Frelin's Naturally Typique wines. These are wines that really express and reflect the very best qualities of their appellation, terroir,  fruit, and origins.  They are authentic wines! A beautiful crimson ... More