Category Archives: Burgundy

Vignobles Bulliat Morgon Cuvee du Colombier 2014

$13.99 Beaujolais, Burgundy, France Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 33935   Named after the street where the winery stands, this is jammy and ripe while also structured with some firm tannins. Rich and juicy red-berry fruits have both crisp acidity and … Continue reading

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Chablis Cuvee Amandine Domaine des Malandes 2014 $14.99

Chablis, Burgundy, France Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 78018   I’ve been digging this bright, sleek number lately, perhaps to fight the dog-days doldrums, or maybe just because it’s darn good. Though not dirt cheap at $15, it packs enough complexity … Continue reading

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Domaine La Cadette La Chatelaine 2010

$21.99 Vezelay, Burgundy, France PLCB Code# 48147 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DahwNLKqJK0IanATlearnaboutwine 100% Chardonnay, aged in stainless steel for 7-10 months (no oak).  Aromas of melon, flowers and lime.  It has good body with mild butteriness balanced by mild acidity.  A very nice French-style … Continue reading

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Louis Latour Rully 2008

$15.99 Cote Chalonnaise, Burgundy, France Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 32634 Round and weighty, with vanilla-shaded apple and lemon flavors. This is balanced on the alcoholic side, with some heat on the finish. Drink now through 2012. 2,000 cases made. –BS … Continue reading

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Henry Fessy Moulin a Vent 2009

$16.99 Moulin au Vent, Beaujolais, Burgundy, France Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 20610 A lovely, dark and smoky red, displaying brambly blackberry, ripe plum and crème de cassis fruit flavors. Lush and velvety, with fine balance and dusty tannins on the … Continue reading

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Joseph Drouhin Chorey-les Beaune 2007

$15.99                                               Chorey les Beaune, Cote de Beaune, Burgundy, France Chairman’s Selection   PLCB Code# 32006 The Drouhin’s excellent value 2007 Chorey-les-Beaune displays sweetly ripe cherry with hints of nut oils, brown spices, peat, and chalk. Richer than its 2008 counterpart … Continue reading

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Louis Latour Rully 2008

$15.99 Cote Chalonnaise, Burgundy, France Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 32634 Round and weighty, with vanilla-shaded apple and lemon flavors. This is balanced on the alcoholic side, with some heat on the finish. Drink now through 2012. 2,000 cases made. –BS … Continue reading

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