Sustainable

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DB0991-19
Sustainable
Altesse Roussette de Bugey Montagnieu
2019
Altesse
100% Altesse. Local parlance can get confusing: the appellation “Roussette de Bugey” can also contain Chardonnay, so Peillot adds “Altesse... Read More

DB1123-19
Sustainable
Bourgogne Pinot Noir
2019
Pinot Noir
100% Pinot Noir. Brun is clearly best known for his Gamay, but he planted Pinot Noir on the clay-limestone soils of his estate vineyard in... Read More

DB5340-19
Sustainable
"Aggie" Malbec
2019
Malbec
100% Malbec from Capataz, a 52-acre vineyard planted in 2008 at 3,800 feet altitude in Gualtallary in the Uco Valley. The soils are... Read More

DB5321-17
Sustainable
"Chacra" Malbec
2017
Malbec
100% Malbec from Serpiente, a 47-acre vineyard planted in 2001 at 3,200 feet altitude in Agrelo. The soils here are red clay; the vines are... Read More

DB5341-18
Sustainable
93JS
"Temple" Malbec
2018
Malbec
100% hand-harvested Malbec from the sustainably-farmed, 17.5-acre Paulucchi Vineyard, planted in 1993 on clay/loam soils at 3000ft altitude... Read More

DB9353-18
Sustainable
"The Party" Malbec
2018
Malbec
100% Malbec, harvested manually in small cases around 20 kg to ensure the integrity of each bunch. Whole-bunch fermentation in open tanks,... Read More

DB0008-NV
Sustainable
10-Year Tawny Port
NV
Tinta Roriz/Touriga Nacional
Old-vine field blend of over twenty varieties. From exclusively Class A parcels (Serra di Cima and Serra Douro) totaling six hectares on... Read More

DB2007-NV
Sustainable
20-Year Tawny Port
NV
Tinta Roriz/Touriga Nacional
Old-vine field blend of over twenty varieties. From exclusively Class A parcels (Serra de Baixo, Serra de Cotas and Vale de Moinhos)... Read More

DB8400-18
Sustainable
Alberti Malbec Reserva
2018
Malbec
This Malbec comes from the prized viticultural areas of Mendoza: Perdriel, Agrelo, and Drummond. The fruit is hand-harvested; aged 10... Read More

DB3235-19
Sustainable
Anjou Blanc (Pascal Biotteau)
2019
Chenin Blanc
This extremely conscientious farm in the Coteaux de L’Aubance, within the Anjou-Villages, is run by the Biotteau family. This is the fourth... Read More

DB3236-19
Sustainable
Anjou Rouge (Pascal Biotteau)
2019
A blend of 80% Cabernet Franc and 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, from 25-30 year old vines in area of the Anjou-Villages that falls on a... Read More

DB1002-NV
Sustainable
Arroqueño Ensamble
Distilled by Juan Hernández Méndez; fermented naturally in open-top wood vats and distilled in a copper alembic still. Perfumed, with notes... Read More

DB8481-19
Sustainable
Beaujolais
2019
Gamay

DB8480-20
Sustainable
Beaujolais Nouveau
2020
Gamay

DB3204-20
Sustainable
Beaujolais Rosé
2020
Gamay
100% Gamay from the south of Beaujolais. The Beau! strikes a nice balance of fruity strawberry notes with a saline minerality on thefinish.

DB3463-18
Sustainable
Beaujolais Villages "La Vauxonne"
2018
Gamay

DB3245-18
Sustainable
Beaujolais-Villages (Marine Descombes)
2018
Gamay
A textbook blue stone Brouilly style Beaujolais-Villages. Beautiful purity of gamay noir fruit meets cement ageing, showcasing the unique... Read More

DB7512-20
Sustainable
Blanco Seco
2020
Listán Blanco
A blend of ninety percent Listán Blanco, with ten percent Albillo Criollo, added for a burst of acidity. A bit over half of the fruit is... Read More

DB0854-16
Sustainable
Bordeaux
2016
Merlot
100% Merlot from 18-year-old vines. The vineyards are sustainably farmed and indigeonous yeasts are used for fermentation in stainless... Read More

DB3233-19
Sustainable
Bordeaux Blanc (Jean Marc Barthez)
2019
From artisan winemaker Jean Marc Barthez, who serves as president of a small co-operative winery in the ancient village of Monségur, this... Read More

DB1289-18
Sustainable
Bordeaux Blanc Entre-deux-Mers
2018
Sauvignon Blanc
60% Sauvignon Blanc, 25% Sauvignon Gris, 15% Muscadelle. From a unique terroir in the Entre-Deux-Mers: elevated hillside vineyards with a... Read More

DB6100-20
Sustainable
Bordeaux Rosé
2020
Merlot
40% Merlot, 30% Cabernet-Franc, 30% Malbec. Made from vines 100% devoted to Bordeaux Rosé, on lower slopes with a cooler climate that... Read More

DB6100-18
Sustainable
Bordeaux Rosé
2018
60% Merlot and 40% Cabernet Franc. Made from vines 100% devoted to Bordeaux Rosé, on lower slopes with cooler post-harvesting climate to... Read More

DB3234-18
Sustainable
Bordeaux Rouge (Jean Marc Barthez)
2018
A signature blend of 50% Merlot, with equal parts Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. It's wonderful “drinkability” is highlighted by... Read More
DB9954-11
Sustainable
Bordeaux Superieur
2011
Merlot

DB6157-18
Sustainable
Bordeaux Supérieur
2018
65% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc. Bordeaux Supérieur aged for twelve months in an equal mix of stainless steel and oak... Read More
DB1333-11
Sustainable
Bourgogne Aligote
2011
Aligoté

DB5350-19
Sustainable
Bourgogne Aligoté 1953
2019
Aligoté
From an old Aligoté plot in Saint Bris, planted in 1953. The field is surrounded by hemp. Fermented and aged in tank. Impressive saline and... Read More

DB7685-16
Sustainable
Bourgogne Blanc
2016
Chardonnay
From two parcels, one near Meursault and the other near Puligny-Montrachet. Aged for 12 months in barrel and 7 months in tank before... Read More
DB7685-11
Sustainable
Bourgogne Blanc
2011
Chardonnay
DB0782-12
Sustainable
Bourgogne Blanc
2012
Chardonnay

DB7304-18
Sustainable
Bourgogne Blanc
2018
Chardonnay
From fruit near the Chablis region (Tonnerre). Vinified and aged in stainless steel.  

DB0782-17
Sustainable
Bourgogne Blanc
2017
Chardonnay
From one hectare planted in 1951 and 1973. Aged for ten months in 50% barrels and 50% demi-muids. 

DB0413-18
Sustainable
Bourgogne Pinot Fin
2018
Pinot Noir
Pinot Fin is an ancient clone of Pinot Noir that is very rarely found anymore in Burgundy. It has small berries. Arnoux's fruit is a blend... Read More
DB6619-11
Sustainable
Bourgogne Pinot Noir VV
2011
Pinot Noir

DB6619-18
Sustainable
Bourgogne Pinot Noir VV
2018
Pinot Noir
Four parcels totaling 4.3 acres whose vines average 50 years old. They are located immediately below Volnay Village AC vineyards, making... Read More

DB9800-19
Sustainable
Bourgogne Tonnerre Boutots
2019
Chardonnay
From a south-facing single-vineyard in the commune of Vaulicheres, east of Chablis. Two thirds of the fruit is barrel-fermented and aged,... Read More

DB9800-18
Sustainable
Bourgogne Tonnerre Boutots
2018
Chardonnay
From a south-facing single-vineyard in the commune of Vaulicheres, east of Chablis. Two thirds of the fruit is barrel-fermented and aged,... Read More

DB0335-19
Sustainable
Bugey Mondeuse
2019
Mondeuse
100% Mondeuse. Franck loves this rustic local grape and has vines averaging about 30 years but getting up to 60-100 years old. The fruit is... Read More

DB1039-17
Sustainable
Bugey Montagnieu Brut NV (2017)
NV
Altesse
50% Mondeuse/50% Altesse + Chardonnay. Méthode champenoise. Though not vintage-dated, it is always single-vintage. Most Montagnieu... Read More

DB1040-19
Sustainable
Bugey Pinot Noir
2019
Pinot Noir
100% Pinot Noir. A relative rarity in Bugey. Peillot's Pinot Noir is an old Champagne clone called Pinot Droit, which can ripen in... Read More

DB3243-16
Sustainable
Buzet (Christophe Avi)
2016
The Domaine du Bois de Simon celebrated its 90th birthday in 2019. Christophe Avi, great-grandson of the founder, joined the estate in 1992... Read More

DB6462-17
Sustainable
97JD 96WA
Cabernet Sauvignon
2017
Cabernet Sauvignon
100% Cabernet Sauvignon aged entirely in new French oak for twenty months.  

DB6101-15
Sustainable
Cadillac Côtes de Bordeaux
2015
Merlot
80% Merlot, 17% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Cabernet Franc. All of the grapes come from a single 5-hectare plot planted on south and south-west... Read More

DB3092-15
Sustainable
Cahors
2015
Malbec
100% Malbec (which is significant because the vast majority of Cahors is cut with Merlot or Tannat). A powerful French "country" red from... Read More

DB3092-16
Sustainable
Cahors
2016
Malbec
100% Malbec (which is significant because the vast majority of Cahors is cut with Merlot or Tannat). A powerful French "country" red from... Read More

DB3238-17
Sustainable
Cahors (Odile Delpon)
2017
Malbec
Odile Delpon inherited the family vineyards, tobacco farm, and saffron plantation in Albas in 1968. She developed the winery with her... Read More

DB6209-18
Sustainable
Cairanne
2018
Grenache
60% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 18% Carignan and 2% Mourvèdre, sourced from 45-year-old vines planted in limestone and clay soils mixed with... Read More

DB0071-NV
Sustainable
Capón Espadin Noble Coyote Capon Espadín is the masterpiece of Maestro Mezcalero Eleazar Brena and is sustainably produced in the village of San Luis... Read More

DB7580-14
Sustainable
Carrasvinas Rueda Verdejo
2014
Verdejo
100% Verdejo (this is rare – they are usually blended with Viura which lowers the acid and makes it oxidize much more rapidly) is made by... Read More

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