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2016 Triennes Rosé, Provence

2016 Triennes Rosé, Provence
$19.99

This project started in 1990 by three friends, one of which was Jacques Seysses, founder of Domaine Dujac in Burgundy. As a producer of wines with terroir, the focus of Domaine Triennes has always been in the vineyard. Situated just thirty miles from the Mediterranean coast, the aim is purity with a classic expression of the soil and environment – simple winemaking without cosmetics. From the hillside vineyards south of Aix, the grapes are night harvested to retain freshness of fruit.

2013 Mas des Bressades, Roussanne/Viognier, Vin de Pays du Gard

2013 Mas des Bressades, Roussanne/Viognier, Vin de Pays du Gard
$12.99

Mas des Bressades is a farm in the Rhône Valley with history going back 6 generations in the Marès Family.  The domaine is currently being managed by Alix Marès.  The family winemaking roots are connected with education from experience in Bordeaux.  These techniques have been applied and modified over the decades to best suit the vines that grow at this Costières-based domaine.

2016 Château La Verrière Sauvignon Blanc, Bordeaux

2016 Château La Verrière Sauvignon Blanc, Bordeaux
$13.99

Alain Bessete is an award-winning winemaker and recognized as one of the most talented in Bordeaux. This wine is attractively opulent, and one for traditionalists and modernists alike. The winery is situated in the Bordeaux, with access to outstanding red and white grapes from the region. Red wines generally dominate the area, but there are some fantastic dry white and sweet wines produced here as well.

2016 Domaine de Fenouillet, Vin de Pays de Vaucluse

2016 Domaine de Fenouillet, Vin de Pays de Vaucluse
$13.99

This family owned and operated Domaine is located right at the foothills of both Mont Ventoux and the Dentelles de Montmirail.  Since 1902 it has been a grower of fruit, but until 1988 it all went to the local cooperatives.  Since 1988, brothers Patrick and Vincent Soard have committed to producing a full range of estate grown wines.  The winery itself is located in Beaumes de Venise, but they produce a range of different wines from th

2014 Georges Lignier Bourgogne Passetoutgrains, Burgundy

2014 Georges Lignier Bourgogne Passetoutgrains, Burgundy
$24.99

What a treat!  This is a rare opportunity for us to feature a wine from this traditional producer of great Burgundy wines at value price point.  Georges Lignier is the cousin of Hubert, perhaps a more well known  producer.   That said, today the domaine is led by Benoit Stehly, the nephew of Georges Lignier.  These wines are traditionally produced, with a focus on maximum aromatic style and balance.  This Bourgogne Passetoutgrain is a classic blend of Pinot Noir and Gamay.

2013 Château Maris ‘Le Carignan de Maris’ Vin de France

2013 Château Maris ‘Le Carignan de Maris’ Vin de France
$11.99

Led by winemaker Robert Eden, Château Maris represents an unparalleled commitment to sustainability in the wine world. They have been touted as “the biodynamic Apostles of the Languedoc” by Wine Spectator, and are proud to be the first winery in Europe to be certified as a B-Corporation, using business as a force for good. Their commitment to biodynamics can be seen in their viticultural practices, but it also goes beyond the vineyard: the winery itself is built from hemp bricks!

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