Posts tagged: Morlet

Peter Michael & Carte Blanche winemaker ROCKS again! 95+ Points Parker!

Luc Morlet has an amazing portfolio.  Replacing John Kongsgaard at Newton at one point, winemaker at Staglin, and of course Peter Michael was the big “ticket” on his portfolio.  Today he acutually consults at Peter Michael for his brother Nicholas Morlet.  Today he of course is known as the winemaker for Carte Blanche,  Vineyard 7 […]

Summer wines

The weather is heating up and the days are long. There are not many things that are nicer than kicking back on the porch and watching the sun set with a cool glass of white wine. Here are some of my picks for the best summer releases. Valdez 2010 Sauvignon Blanc, U.V. El Diablo Vineyard […]

Carte Blanche, the next Petrus of Napa! 100 Points?

After the success with his own label, Luc Morlet is out of control (in a very good way)!  The latest releases of Carte Blanche Cabernet and Proprietary Red showcase Luc’s amazing talents.  A combined 425 cases of mindboggling wine was produced from this “next” Petrus of Napa Valley! This is a 100 point wine in […]