Posts tagged: Hyde

96+ Point “White Burgundy” grown in California

If the Hyde Vineyard would be located in Burgundy, it would for sure be classified as Premiere Cru – no doubt!  But even in California this vineyard is very much sought out by wineries, and everyone that gets to buy some of this terrific fruit winds up making amazing wines! Hyde 2016 Chardonnay, Estate – […]

Thursday February 6th, 2020 in , , , , | No Comments »

Burgundy in California!

Hyde Vineyard is synonymous with some of the most sought after fruit in California.  Every great Pinot Noir and Chardonnay producer begs them for it year after year.  If this vineyard would be in France it would carry the tag “Premiere Cru” for sure!  I am very excited to offer the Premiere Release of their […]

Wednesday November 20th, 2013 in , , , , , , , | No Comments »

Right Bank Bordeaux meets the Napa Valley!

A “virage” is a bend or turn in the road. In the Napa Valley the (Virage winery) winemaking road  banks right, in the Bordeaux tradition, blending Cabernet Franc and Merlot ripened slowly in varied soils and a temperate climate. This little gem turned heads recently when I poured it for some distinguished clients.  All assumed […]