2008

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90 points Josh Raynolds (International Wine Cellar): Saturated ruby. Lively, spice-accented aromas of cassis, licorice, violet and tobacco. Dense, juicy and intensely flavored, with energetic red and blackberry qualities and licorice and floral pastille nuances. Firm tannins add shape to the gently… ...
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Chave/J.L. Selection Hermitage Farconnet 2008  (#329096)

Syrah/Shiraz from Hermitage, Northern Rhône, Rhône, France

90 points Josh Raynolds (International Wine Cellar): Saturated ruby. Lively, spice-accented aromas of cassis, licorice, violet and tobacco. Dense, juicy and intensely flavored, with energetic red and blackberry qualities and licorice and floral…

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91-94 points Fine Wine Review: The Vosne-Beaux Monts is more closed in the nose than the foregoing wines. It shows good depth and purity to its violet flavors with finesse, intensity, and razor cut. (Issue #128; 2010) 93 points Stephen Tanzer (International Wine Cellar): Medium red. Reticent,… ...
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Clavelier Vosne-Romanee 1er cru Les Beaux Monts 2008  (#312148)

Pinot Noir from Vosne-Romanée, Côte de Nuits, Burgundy, France

91-94 points Fine Wine Review: The Vosne-Beaux Monts is more closed in the nose than the foregoing wines. It shows good depth and purity to its violet flavors with finesse, intensity, and razor cut. (Issue #128; 2010) 93 points Stephen Tanzer …

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96 points John Gilman: ...blazing purity, stunning intensity of flavor and laser-like presentation of its underlying terroir... The superb, vibrant bouquet roars from the glass in a blend of oranges, sweet grapefruit, a beautiful base of soil tones, orange peel, a gentle touch of lanolin, very… ...
JG 96
WA 96
WS 93
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Huet Vouvray Le Mont Moelleux 1ere Trie 2008  (#307829)

Dessert Wine from Vouvray, Loire, France

96 points John Gilman: ...blazing purity, stunning intensity of flavor and laser-like presentation of its underlying terroir... The superb, vibrant bouquet roars from the glass in a blend of oranges, sweet grapefruit, a beautiful base of soil tones,…

750ml Bottle | In stock, 11 available
JG 96
WA 96
WS 93
96-98 points Richard Juhlin: 71% Pinot Noir, 29% Chardonnay. (Jun 2019) 97+ points William Kelley (Wine Advocate): Bollinger's 2008 La Grande Année is superb, wafting from the glass with aromas of crisp orchard fruit, ripe lemons, honeycomb, warm biscuits, dried white flowers and a delicate top… ...
RJ 96-98
WA 97
AG 97
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Bollinger Brut Champagne La Grande Annee 2008  (#334859)

Vintage Sparkling Wine from Vallée de la Marne, Champagne, France

96-98 points Richard Juhlin: 71% Pinot Noir, 29% Chardonnay. (Jun 2019) 97+ points William Kelley (Wine Advocate): Bollinger's 2008 La Grande Année is superb, wafting from the glass with aromas of crisp orchard fruit, ripe lemons, honeycomb, warm…

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RJ 96-98
WA 97
AG 97
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94 points James Suckling: Lemon and grapefruit tightly cut into place with powerful acidity and lots of lemon citrus on the nose as well as grilled hazelnuts. The palate has impressively deep-set citrus flavors, and refreshing layers build with terrific depth, power and nutty warmth. (10/7/16) ...
JS 94
WS 92
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Ployez-Jacquemart Extra Brut Blanc de Blancs Champagne 2008  (#328512)

Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France

94 points James Suckling: Lemon and grapefruit tightly cut into place with powerful acidity and lots of lemon citrus on the nose as well as grilled hazelnuts. The palate has impressively deep-set citrus flavors, and refreshing layers build with…

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93 points Antonio Galloni (Wine Advocate): The 2008 Syrah Estate, from Altamont, bursts onto the palate with a melange of dark red fruit, licorice and spices. All of the elements come together beautifully in the glass as the waves of fruit build towards the creamy, textured finish. Bright floral… ...
WA 93
CG 93
IWC 92
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Dehlinger Syrah Russian River Valley Estate 2008  (#334801)

Syrah/Shiraz from Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, California

93 points Antonio Galloni (Wine Advocate): The 2008 Syrah Estate, from Altamont, bursts onto the palate with a melange of dark red fruit, licorice and spices. All of the elements come together beautifully in the glass as the waves of fruit build…

750ml Bottle | In stock, 1 available
WA 93
CG 93
IWC 92
93 points Robert Parker: The 2008 Chardonnay River Block (made from old Wente and Hanzell clones) is a medium to full-bodied, elegant effort displaying abundant lemon and orange blossom notes along with hints of tropical fruits, crushed rocks, and pears. This zesty, substantial Chardonnay comes… ...
RP 93
IWC 92
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Rochioli Chardonnay Russian River Valley River Block Vineyard 2008  (#332063)

Chardonnay from Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, California

93 points Robert Parker: The 2008 Chardonnay River Block (made from old Wente and Hanzell clones) is a medium to full-bodied, elegant effort displaying abundant lemon and orange blossom notes along with hints of tropical fruits, crushed rocks, and…

750ml Bottle | In stock, 2 available
93 points Allen Meadows (Burghound): There is a hint of vegetal here that actually adds breadth to the sauvage, cool and wonderfully fresh and complex nose of red currants, earth and humus. The silky yet focused, intense and overtly austere big-bodied flavors possess an excellent sense of underlying… ...
AM 93
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Gaunoux/Michel Corton-Renardes 2008  (#313704)

Pinot Noir from Aloxe-Corton, Côtes de Beaune, Burgundy, France

93 points Allen Meadows (Burghound): There is a hint of vegetal here that actually adds breadth to the sauvage, cool and wonderfully fresh and complex nose of red currants, earth and humus. The silky yet focused, intense and overtly austere big…

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95 points Robert Parker: The 2008 Pinot Noir Cuvee Natalie Silver Belt, all from the Joseph Swan clone of Pinot Noir, offers rich forest floor, raspberry, spice box and earthy notes in a style that reminds me of a Burgundy premier cru from Volnay. This beautiful Pinot can be drunk now or cellared… ...
RP 95
WS 94
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Kistler Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast Cuvee Natalie Silver Belt Vyd 2008  (#308702)

Pinot Noir from Sonoma Coast, Sonoma County, California

95 points Robert Parker: The 2008 Pinot Noir Cuvee Natalie Silver Belt, all from the Joseph Swan clone of Pinot Noir, offers rich forest floor, raspberry, spice box and earthy notes in a style that reminds me of a Burgundy premier cru from Volnay.…

750ml Bottle | In stock, 2 available
92-96 points Fine Wine Review: The Nuits-Cras is deep, spicy, round, and generous with minerality, violets, and length. Bruno says that his plot is more gravelly, while the old Lamadone plot that Lamarche and Comte Ligier-Belair now split is more marne. (Issue #128; 2010) ...
FWR 92-96
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Clavelier Nuits-St-Georges 1er cru Aux Cras 2008  (#331940)

Pinot Noir from Nuits-St.-Georges, Côte de Nuits, Burgundy, France

92-96 points Fine Wine Review: The Nuits-Cras is deep, spicy, round, and generous with minerality, violets, and length. Bruno says that his plot is more gravelly, while the old Lamadone plot that Lamarche and Comte Ligier-Belair now split is more…

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94 points Robert Parker: The Sweetwater Vineyard is one of Rochioli’s newest sites, and the 2008 Chardonnay Sweetwater Vineyard (also from an old Wente clone) exhibits lots of minerality in addition to more white peach, quince, creme brulee, and mango characteristics as well as an overriding sense… ...
RP 94
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Rochioli Chardonnay Russian River Valley Sweetwater Vineyard 2008  (#332067)

Chardonnay from Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, California

94 points Robert Parker: The Sweetwater Vineyard is one of Rochioli’s newest sites, and the 2008 Chardonnay Sweetwater Vineyard (also from an old Wente clone) exhibits lots of minerality in addition to more white peach, quince, creme brulee, and…

750ml Bottle | In stock, 4 available
93 points Wine Spectator: Offers a trim, complex beam of intense dark berry fruit, which joins a mix of wild berry and raspberry notes. Medium- to full-bodied, showing good acidity and a clean, fruity finish. Drink now through 2019. (8/3/11) ...
WS 93
RP 93
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Kistler Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast Kistler Vineyard 2008  (#308701)

Pinot Noir from Sonoma Coast, Sonoma County, California

93 points Wine Spectator: Offers a trim, complex beam of intense dark berry fruit, which joins a mix of wild berry and raspberry notes. Medium- to full-bodied, showing good acidity and a clean, fruity finish. Drink now through 2019. (8/3/11)

750ml Bottle | In stock, 4 available
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