Domaine Albert Belle is one of a handful of producers achieving the exciting potential of this area and justifying its reputation as one of the classic regions of France.
Fruity yet well balanced red, with good acidity and benign tannins, from 100% Agiorgitiko grapes.
Dark purple color, robust and exuberant body with soft, well-made tannins and rich flavor. Aromatic profile of red fruits such as cherry and strawberry combined with light smoky notes and sweet spices.
Get your hands on a parcel of the 2019 Idylle rose. This vintage is being acclaimed by critics to be the best ever produced. Produced in Greece but as Provencal as it could possibly be, the 2019 is brilliantly balanced. Pale, salmon-pink. This really is classy rose.
*ARRIVES DECEMBER 2020* This wine honours long-time Shafer Winemaker Elias Fernandez and his relentless pursuit of quality. 86% Syrah, 14% Petite Sirah from a small ridgetop site along the Vaca Mountains, just south of Stags Leap District. It is aged for 30 months in 100% new French barrels (Troncais & Allier).
Trizanne Barnard is definitely pushes boundaries. Deciding to focus on Elim to produce her white wines, she went as far south as it is possible to go. Elim is an ancient land, at the confluence of the Indian and Atlantic oceans, and at the mercy of the prevailing south easterly wind.
Intense aromas of citrus and saline minerals and vinified in stainless steel tanks to give a pure expression of Santorini Assyrtiko. Match with feta salad, barbecued aubergine, or fresh seafood.
Robert Parker.com "This is a new winery flexing it's muscles. Great wines."