Vinopolis 08/11/2021 Mid Week Newsletter

New Week New Arrivals:  Arriving Thursday


France- Chablis


Jean-Paul & Benoit Droin Montmains Chablis Premier Cru 2015 750ML ($49.95) $39 pre-arrival special

Neal Martin-Vinous 91 points “The 2015 Chablis Montmains 1er Cru is showing more oakiness on the nose than its peers, though the oak is neatly entwined with the tropical-tinged fruit. The palate has the fatness and weight you anticipate from a 2015 Chablis, if perhaps a little less acidity compared to other Montmains. A touch of orange zest and mandarin furnishes the satisfying finish. Tasted blind at the annual Burgfest tasting.”

Burghound 90 points “This too reflects notes of mineral reduction along with pretty pear, floral and iodine scents. There is good intensity to the more refined if less mineral-driven flavors that are rich, generous and delicious while offering fine depth and length on the balanced finale.… Read the rest

Vinopolpick Mid-Week 08-03-21

In This Newsletter:

Marc Colin: New Vintage Arriving
Beaune’s Best kept secret 

Down the Rhine and Through the Doneau:
Vinopolis Tours Germany

Shades of Summer:
Rose ‘Round the world

Staff Pick: 
Bobet’s Blowout Blend

Best in Bordeaux? 
Chateau Palmer’s Challenge to Margaux

Coming Soon: 
Domaine du Pegau
Paragon of Châteauneuf

Collectors Corner:
Huet’s Cornucopia of Chenin


Marc Colin: New Vintage Arriving
Beaune’s Best kept secret 

ETA Early August

You would be hard pressed to find a more quintessential St. Aubin producer than Marc Colin. Founded in 1970 and working with family holdings that have been in the family for over a century, they have since expanded from their home village of St. Aubin and now farm over 36 acres across Burgundy.
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Vinopolis Newsletter – Monday 7-25-21

In This Newsletter:

First Offer:
Siro Pacenti

New Rosé Reviews
From Josh Raynolds of Vinous Media

Shades of Summer Part 2

Trending Wines

More Can’t-Miss Napa Cabs
Philip Togni, Mount Eden & More

Max Ferd. Richter
The Overlooked/Underpriced Great Mosel Estate

Collector’s Corner
The Amarone Genius of Dal Forno

We’re Open for In-Store Shopping!

10 AM – 6 PM Daily

Masks are required for those not fully vaccinated.
We also offer Curbside Pickup

Order Online / By Phone / By Email

Please note that we will not be shipping out of our facility from July 20th until the 29th.

Arriving in September

First Offer:

Siro Pacenti

“Giancarlo Pacenti is by far the leading exponent of the modern school of Brunello di Montalcino.  
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2017 Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Offer

2017 Domaine de la Romanee-Conti – Sold Out!

The Wines Against Which

All Others Are Measured

Domaine de la Romanee-Conti boxTo say Domaine de la Romanee-Conti, or DRC, is the finest example of Burgundy is an understatement. These are the finest wines produced in the world. Iconic and highly sought after, these are devoted followed and drunk in ecstasy. These are directly from the national importer, Wilson Daniels, through our local distributor. 

Visit our web store for the complete list of in-stock wines from DRC!

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Domaine Fourrier

Domaine Fourrier

In Stock Now

Stock counts updated 8/21/2020

Browse our complete list of Domaine Fourrier wines below. Visit our web store for up to date stock counts and to shop online!

Fourrier BottlesDomaine Fourrier Chambolle-Musigny Vieilles Vignes 2009 750ML ($179.95) $149 special, 1 bottle in stock now
Antonio Galloni 89+ points “The 2009 Chambolle-Musigny is delicate and a touch ethereal. Crushed flowers and red berries are among the aromas and flavors that emerge from this feminine, delicate wine. The Chambolle is open and totally expressive, even at this early stage. Anticipated maturity: 2015-2024.”
Burghound 88-91 points “An ultra elegant, airy and cool red berry fruit nose that is very Chambolle in character leads to pure, detailed and mineral-inflected flavors that possess plenty of verve on the racy and delicious finish.… Read the rest