- Broadbent Terrantez Madeira 1978 Product #26994 (In Stock)
Very limited and rare.
"The dazzling 1978 Terrantez is aged in oak for its entire life and bottled by Justino in February 2011. Deep mahogany with a degraded tawny rim, it offers a glorious bouquet of smoked walnut, English ale, peat moorland and dried honey that is very well-defined and seems to expand with continual aeration over three to four hours. The palate is generous on the entry with sweet, tangy Seville orange marmalade, quince, cumin and Indian spices embroidered into a viscous texture that errs towards Bual in style. It is a powerful Terrantez with hubris, yet knows not to go too far. This is a sublime expression of the grape variety."Wine Advocate 95 points
- Lamy Pillot Le Montrachet Grand Cru 2008 Product #27095 (In Stock)
Lamy-Pillot farms about 0.1 acre in the upper Chassagne corner of the world's greatest Chardonnay vineyard. This luxurious, complex, and slightly mind-boggling 2008 does this site justice. Layered aromas and flavors of pear, apple, cream, butter, and toasted hazelnut in a creamy but bright wine that finishes long, pure, and chalky. Young (another 10 years won't hurt) but delicious.