The Wine Mystic

Krug, Clos du Mesnil

“The House of Krug’s unique craftsmanship has revealed a rare Champagne from an exceptional terroir, the Clos du Mesnil. Located in the heart of the village of Le Mesnil-sur-Oger, one of the most iconic villages for Chardonnay in the Champagne region, this vineyard of 1.84 hectares has been protected by walls since 1698. “ “Krug Clos […]

Prager, Grüner Veltliner, Smaragd, Wachstrum Bodenstein 2017

Franz Prager, co-founder of the Vinea Wachau, had already earned a reputation for his wines when Toni Bodenstein married into the family. Bodenstein’s passion for biodiversity and old terraces, coupled with brilliant winemaking, places Prager in the highest echelon of Austrian producers. Smaragd is a designation of ripeness for dry wines used exclusively by members […]

Olivier Bernstein

Olivier Bernstein’s seven grands crus and three premiers crus have a wealth of old vines, which are fundamental to the quality of his wines. All Bernstein vineyard plots, save one, are at least 40 years old; most are between 60 and 80 years old. While officially acting with négociant status, Olivier and his team take […]

Olivier Bernstein Grand Cru Offering

Olivier Bernstein, Clos de Vougeot 2017 Olivier Bernstein, Clos de la Roche, Grand Cru 2017 Olivier Bernstein, Charmes-Chambertin, Grand Cru 2017 Olivier Bernstein, Mazis-Chambertin, Grand Cru 2017 Olivier Bernstein, Bonnes-Mares, Grand Cru 2017 Olivier Bernstein, Chambertin, Grand Cru 2017 Olivier Bernstein, Chambertin, Clos de Beze, Grand Cru 2017 And, we also have some 2015 still […]

Domaine Ramonet

Located in Burgundy, a wine growing region where terroir and sense of place are typically more important than individual winemakers, Ramonet is in a class of its own.  In fact, Ramonet Montrachet, the estate’s flagship wine, is claimed by many to be unequalled.  What is perhaps even more impressive is the story of the Ramonet […]

Domaine Blain Gagnard

Domaine Blain-Gagnard was formed in 1980 when Jean-Marc Blain (a Sancerrois) married Claudine Gagnard, youngest daughter of Jacques and Marie-Josèphe Gagnard of Domaine Gagnard-Delagrange. The couple runs this venerable domaine with the help of their son Marc-Antonin. Jean-Marc Blain and Claudine Gagnard met while they were both studying oenology at Dijon. The estate’s vineyards come […]