Monferrato Rosso is a collaborative project between the famed importer, Kermit Lynch and Alessandra Bodda, winemaker at Tenuta La Pergola. Every year, Kermit works with a winemaker to create a blend that showcases the uniqueness and typicity of a particular region. Monferrato is located in Piedmont, just North of Barolo, and is home to many indigenous varietals. Included in the Tenuta La Pergola blend is Freisa, Croatina, Barbera, Dolcetto and Bonarda.
EnFont du Vent is a property in the southern Rhône, near Avignon, owned by the Gonnet family of Châteauneuf du Pape. The wines magnificently reflect the terroir of this 30-hectare vineyard, situated southeast of the Châteauneuf du Pape AOC. A chalky-clay soil covered with round pebbles hold the heat of the day, which is then reflected back to the vines. The wines of La Font du Vent are full bodied and concentrated while still maintaining a beautifully perfumed, silky finesse.
Herve Gantier owns this great little winery in the South of France. Domaine Sainte Eugénie is located in the district of Fontfroide, the center of Corbières and known for full flavored, spice scented red wines. The “Le Clos” is a blend of 45% Merlot, 20% Carignan, 20% Grenache, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon. We try to run this wine at least once a year for a newsletter feature based on the outstanding following it receives from our customers. Le Clos shows all of the rich, ri
The Petit Chapeau wines are the private label of sommelier and wine importer, Daniel Johnnes. Daniel works directly with the winemakers to guarantee each blend is produced according to what he believes consumers will enjoy most. He also adheres to the philosophy that wine can still have depth and complexity without being overly expensive.