Week of February 4th
Domaine Bechtold: A full range of new vintages arrives, including the Cremant d’Alsace, 2017 Pinot Noir “Obere Hund”, 2015 Riesling “Sussenberg”, 2016 Riesling GC “Engelberg”, and three Pinot Gris cuvees. In addition to the 2016 Pinot Gris “Silberberg”, we will import two unsulfured, macerated versions of Pinot Gris, including one from the Grand Cru “Engelberg” site.
Jean & Sebastien Dauvissat: The full 2014 vintage of all 1er and Grand Crus is released, along with a final shot of 2017 Chablis “St. Pierre” and a special library relase of 2008 1er Cru “Vaillons”.
Daniel-Etienne Defaix: The 2014 Chablis “Vieilles Vignes” accompanies major restocks of the 2005 vintage of all three 1er Crus.
Villa Sant’Anna: The new vintages of Chianti Colli Senesi (2016), Rosso di Montepulciano (2015) and Vino Nobile di Montepulciano (2015) arrive, with a small lot of the ultra-rare Vin Santo of the estate.
Domaine Cheveau: several new arrivals from vintage 2017 arrive, as well as the last drops of 2016 Mâcon-Fuissé “Les Grandes Bruyeres”.
Week of February 11th
Domaine du Nozay: The lone annual release from this biodynamic Sancerre estate includes a new cuvee, “Clos du Nozay”, vinified and raised in amphora.
Champagne: Fresh shipments from both Roger Coulon and Guy Larmandier arrive.
Château Simone: new vintages of Grand Cru Palette Blanc, Rouge, et Rosé all arrive.
Château Pradeaux: Bandol Rouge 2014 and the ceramic-egg-fermented Cuvée Vesprée Rosé 2017 arrive.
La Torre: 2014 Brunello di Montalcino arrives.
Château du Petit Thouars: Chinon Rouge “Les Georges” 2016 returns to stock, representing the last of the 2016 vintage.
Château Le Puy: the excellent Côtes de Bordeaux Duc des Nauves 2016 returns.
Week of February 18th
il Censo: our sole Sicilian’s 2016s include a new cuvée of pure Nero d’Avola: “Provvido”.
Rovellotti’s superlative Ghemme 2012s arrive in addition to the 2016 Nebbiolo Colline Novaresi.
Bruno Verdi: 2018 Pinot Grigio & Sangue de Giuda arrive, among others.
Jean Marc Pillot: the excellent but scarce 2016 vintage arrives.
Week of February 25th
Bitouzet-Prieur: lieu dit & 1er cru 2015s arrive from both Meursault & Volnay.
Lucien Crochet: the 2017 Sancerre vintage debuts.
Commanderie de Peyrassol: our first taste of 2018 Côtes de Provence Rosé is set to arrive.