International Wine Trade descends on this prestigious place to taste all of the 2015 Bordeaux futures in barrel. As one of 14 Wine Specialists on the JJ Buckley Wine Team who traveled to France, this was a full week of tasting all of the Classified growths and satellite appellations. We brought home a focused sense of this highly anticipated 2015 vintage.
Month: March 2016
La Paulee, San Francisco 2016 – “Verticals Tasting”
Part of the ’10, ’11, ’12 Vertical – this 2010 Denis Mortet Lavaux St. Jacques 1er Cru is an outstanding wine. These 2010s are showing so much promise for collectors.
La Paulee, San Francisco 2016 Vogue Masterclass
2013 Comte de Vogue Masterclass – 4 wines from Chambolle-Musigny – The sleeper wine is the 1er Cru Chambolle-Musigny, all young vines (under 25 years old) from the Grand Cru “Musigny” Vineyard go into this bottling. It’s like getting a baby Musigny! Comte de Vogue is the largest land owner in Musigny.
Orange Co. Cellar Project
A beautiful glass wall of wine defines the entrance of this beautiful custom cellar.