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Chandon de BriaillesAloxe-Corton 1er Cru Les Valozières
Pinot Noir from Burgundy, France
This Premier Cru lies beneath the Corton Bressandes and next to the Corton Paulands, both Grand Cru. Chandon de Briailles owns .28 hectare and the vines were planted in 1987. The soil here is a bit out of the ordinary: thicker clay than in Bressandes with a notable amount of iron and pebbly...
Biodynamic
DB6623-18
Chandon de BriaillesAloxe-Corton 1er Cru Les Valozières
Pinot Noir from Burgundy, France
Very Limited; Please Inquire. This Premier Cru lies beneath the Corton Bressandes and next to the Corton Paulands, both Grands Crus. The soil here is a bit out of the ordinary: clayey at the surface and pebbly limestone deeper down, and quite uneven. The parcel faces east, just below mid-slope,...
92WA, 90-92VBiodynamic
DB6623-17
Peillot, Franck Altesse Roussette de Bugey Montagnieu
Altesse from Bugey, France
100% Altesse. Local parlance can get confusing: the appellation “Roussette de Bugey” can also contain Chardonnay, so Peillot adds “Altesse” to the label to emphasize its purity. His vines average 30 years old but get up to 60 to 100 years old and are tended and harvested by hand. Fermentation is...
Sustainable
DB0991-19
Petit-RoyAltesse Vin de France
Altesse from Burgundy, France
From the appellation of Bugey on limestone and marl soils. Directly pressed, lightly decanted (12 hours), indigenous yeast fermentation (usually lasts two months) in barrel with no added sulfur. Aged in barrel (no new oak) for about 11 months, then racked with minimal SO2 adjustment. No fining, no...

DB3171-18
Mary TaylorAnjou Blanc (Pascal Biotteau)
Chenin Blanc from Loire, France
This extremely conscientious farm in the Coteaux de L’Aubance, within the Anjou-Villages, is run by the Biotteau family. This is the fourth generation of Biotteau to make wine here, so they are careful to respect the land.  This gorgeously subtle Chenin Blanc comes from the village of Saint-Jean-de...
Sustainable
DB3235-19
Mary TaylorAnjou Blanc (Pascal Biotteau)
Chenin Blanc from Loire, France
This extremely conscientious farm in the Coteaux de L’Aubance, within the Anjou-Villages, is run by the Biotteau family. This is the fourth generation of Biotteau to make wine here, so they are careful to respect the land.  This gorgeously subtle Chenin Blanc comes from the village of Saint-Jean-de...
Sustainable
DB3235-20
Mary TaylorAnjou Rouge (Pascal Biotteau)
from Loire, France
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 geological fault-line. Half of the vineyards are grown in slate soils, the other half is grown in tuffeau (chalky limestone in the Paris basin).  The wine is made using...
Sustainable
DB3236-19
Tue-Boeuf, Clos duAOC Cheverny "La Caillère" (Pinot Noir)
Pinot Noir from Loire, France
100% Pinot Noir. La Caillère is a 1.35-hectare estate plot of 35-to40-year-old Pinot Noir vines planted on very deep clay over limestone. The argilo-silex soils are sandy and rocky and in fact the parcel takes its name from caillasse, meaning "hard rocks". The Puzelats farm La Caillère organically...
Organic
DB9975-19
Tue-Boeuf, Clos duAOC Cheverny Frileuse (Sauvignon/Fié Gris/Chardonnay)
White Blend from Loire, France
1/3 each Sauvignon/Fié Gris/Chardonnay. Roughly translated as "little cold one", Frileuse is an apt name for this frost-prone, 3.8-hectare site at the top of the Tue-Boeuf estate. It is home to three varieties, including Fié Gris, the historical name for Sauvignon Rose, a Sauvignon variant with...
Organic
DB8333-19
Tue-Boeuf, Clos duAOC Touraine "Le Brin de Chèvre" (Menu Pineau)
Menu Pineau from Loire, France
100% Menu Pineau. Brin de Chèvre ("goat's hay") comes from two neighboring parcels, one planted in 1937 and the other in 1950; currently, those original old vines make up about 70% of the wine, with the rest from massale-selection replantings from over the last decade or two. The vines are planted...
Organic
DB8334-18
TarlantBAM! Brut Nature (2010 base)
Pinot Blanc from Champagne, France
27% Pinot Blanc/27% Arbanne/46% Petit Meslier. "BAM!" is an acronym of these three relatively rare, low-yielding Champagne varieties. The vines were planted in 2003 on sandy, silica-rich limestone soils in the lieu-dit of Four à Chaux-Sablé in Oeuilly and are certified-organic like the rest of...
Organic
DB6172-10
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Bandol
Mourvèdre from Provence, France
92 WSOrganic
DB6715-10
Tour du BonBandol
Mourvèdre from Provence, France
Tour du Bon’s flagship wine, what Agnés calls “the blood of the earth" ; a blend of Mourvèdre, Grenache, Cinsault, and Carignan. Aged for 24 months in large foudres.   
Organic
DB6715-17
Tour du BonBandol Rosé
Grenache from Provence, France
36% Mourvèdre 32% Cinsault 25% Grenache 7% Clairette. The soft, ochre-tinged color is highly evocative of the sun-soaked Provençal countryside. Full of fruit with a touch of spice and citrus peel— balanced and structured. A perennial favorite.
Biodynamic
DB06573-19
Tour du BonBandol Rosé
Grenache from Provence, France
36% Mourvèdre 32% Cinsault 25% Grenache 7% Clairette. The soft, ochre-tinged color is highly evocative of the sun-soaked Provençal countryside. Full of fruit with a touch of spice and citrus peel— balanced and structured. A perennial favorite.
Biodynamic
DB06573-20
CornillacBeaujolais
Gamay from Beaujolais, France
Sustainable
DB8481-19
Beau!Beaujolais (Barbet)
Gamay from Beaujolais, France
The Beau! Beaujolais comes from a forty year-old high-density vineyard. Fermentation is traditional, 100% whole-cluster. The whole bunches are not destemmed and go into vats after a maceration of 6-8 days. The wine is aged in stainless steel or cement vats until bottling in the Spring.

DB1312-18
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Beaujolais Blanc Chardonnay
Chardonnay from Beaujolais, France
Organic
DB8956-13
Terres DoréesBeaujolais Blanc Chardonnay
Chardonnay from Beaujolais, France
100% Chardonnay. On his home estate in Charnay in southern Beaujolais, Brun planted Chardonnay in 1983 on the sandy, limestone-rich clay soils. The vines are organically farmed and the fruit harvested by hand. The grapes are destemmed, crushed and fermented with natural yeasts in vat. The wine goes...
Organic
DB8956-18
Terres DoréesBeaujolais L'Ancien Vieilles Vignes
Gamay from Beaujolais, France
100% Gamay. L'Ancien comes from Jean Paul's oldest vines--hence the name of the wine--in his home village of Charnay in the southern Beaujolais. They range in age from 40 to 60 years old and are planted on slopes sporting the area's signature sandy clay-limestone soils, featuring the particular...
Organic
DB8957-19
CornillacBeaujolais Nouveau
Gamay from Beaujolais, France
Sustainable
DB8480-20
Terres DoréesBeaujolais Nouveau L'Ancien
Gamay from Beaujolais, France
100% Gamay. The Terres Dorées L'Ancien vines are Jean Paul's oldest vines at 40-60 years old. They grow on the sandy clay-limestone hills in his home village of Charnay in the southern Beaujolais and yield small, thick-skinned berries. The farming is organic and harvest manual. The earliest harvest...
Organic
DB0376-20
Beau!Beaujolais Rosé
Gamay from Beaujolais, France
100% Gamay from the south of Beaujolais. The Beau! strikes a nice balance of fruity strawberry notes with a saline minerality on thefinish.
Sustainable
DB3204-20
Terres DoréesBeaujolais Rosé d'Folie
Gamay from Beaujolais, France
100% Gamay. From Jean-Paul Brun’s organically farmed home vines in Charnay in the southern Beaujolais. Hand harvest; direct press; natural-yeast fermentation and aging in steel tank; malo; minimal sulfur. Bright-pink with racy, crisp acidity and a long finish that is more mineral than fruity.
Organic
DB0429-20
Descombes, GeorgesBeaujolais Villages
Gamay from Beaujolais, France
Organic
DB5705-18
CharletBeaujolais Villages "La Vauxonne"
Gamay from Burgundy, France
Sustainable
DB3463-18
Mary TaylorBeaujolais-Villages (Marine Descombes)
Gamay from Beaujolais, France
A textbook blue stone Brouilly style Beaujolais-Villages. Beautiful purity of gamay noir fruit meets cement ageing, showcasing the unique expression of Beaujolais.
Sustainable
DB3245-18
Bachelet, Jean-ClaudeBienvenues-Bâtard-Montrachet
Chardonnay from Burgundy, France
Native fermentation. Two barrels produced. Aged in 100% new oak barrels for 24 months. 30-45 g/L sulfur added at bottling.   

DB9798-16
Francis Boulard et FilleBlanc de Blancs Vieilles Vignes Extra Brut
Chardonnay from Champagne, France
100% Chardonnay. The fruit for this bottling comes from a single parcel called Le Murtet (not on the label) in the Boulards' home village of Cormicy, which lies in the extreme NE of the Montagne de Reim in a zone known as the Massif de Saint-Thierry. The vines are 60-80 years old and are planted on...
Organic
DB5663-15
ThévenetBongran Viré-Clessé Cuvée E.J.Thévenet
Chardonnay from Burgundy, France
100% Chardonnay. Bongran is Thévenet's original home estate (Domaine de Roally, also in Viré-Clessé, was added later). Cuvée Tradition is its single bottling of dry white wine (in certain vintages, a sweet botrytized wine is made). The old vines are organically farmed and harvested manually and...
Organic
DB0350-16
ThévenetBongran Viré-Clessé Cuvée E.J.Thévenet
Chardonnay from Burgundy, France
100% Chardonnay. Bongran is Thévenet's original home estate (Domaine de Roally, also in Viré-Clessé, was added later). Cuvée Tradition is its single bottling of dry white wine (in certain vintages, a sweet botrytized wine is made). The old vines are organically farmed and harvested manually and...
Organic
DB0350-15
BellevueBordeaux
Merlot from Bordeaux, France
100% Merlot from 18-year-old vines. The vineyards are sustainably farmed and indigeonous yeasts are used for fermentation in stainless steel tanks. The wine is aged in French barrels for 8-10 months with a light filtration before bottling. 3000 cases are produced annually.
Sustainable
DB0854-16
Mary TaylorBordeaux Blanc (Jean Marc Barthez)
from Bordeaux, France
From artisan winemaker Jean Marc Barthez, who serves as president of a small co-operative winery in the ancient village of Monségur, this cuvée will overturn everything you’ve come to expect from the usual lineup of “varietal” Sauvignon Blanc. A blend of 95% Sauvignon Blanc and 5% Semillon...
Sustainable
DB3233-19
Mary TaylorBordeaux Blanc (Jean Marc Barthez)
from Bordeaux, France
From artisan winemaker Jean Marc Barthez, who serves as president of a small co-operative winery in the ancient village of Monségur, this cuvée will overturn everything you’ve come to expect from the usual lineup of “varietal” Sauvignon Blanc. A blend of 95% Sauvignon Blanc and 5% Semillon...
Sustainable
DB3233-20
Haut-DambertBordeaux Blanc Entre-deux-Mers
Sauvignon Blanc from Bordeaux, France
60% Sauvignon Blanc, 25% Sauvignon Gris, 15% Muscadelle. From a unique terroir in the Entre-Deux-Mers: elevated hillside vineyards with a slightly cooler climate and well-draining soil. Vinified in stainless steel and aged on the fine lees for 3 months. The use of both Sauvignon Blanc and Gris, as...
Sustainable
DB1289-18
Haut-DambertBordeaux Blanc Entre-deux-Mers
Sauvignon Blanc from Bordeaux, France
60% Sauvignon Blanc, 25% Sauvignon Gris, 15% Muscadelle. From a unique terroir in the Entre-Deux-Mers: elevated hillside vineyards with a slightly cooler climate and well-draining soil. Vinified in stainless steel and aged on the fine lees for 3 months. The use of both Sauvignon Blanc and Gris, as...
Sustainable
DB1289-20
Haut-DambertBordeaux Rosé
Merlot from Bordeaux, France
40% Merlot, 30% Cabernet-Franc, 30% Malbec. Made from vines 100% devoted to Bordeaux Rosé, on lower slopes with a cooler climate that optimizes natural freshness and fruitiness. Each grape variety is vinified separately for the best aromatic expression; direct-pressed, vinified and aged in...
Sustainable
DB6100-20
Haut-DambertBordeaux Rosé
from Bordeaux, France
60% Merlot and 40% Cabernet Franc. Made from vines 100% devoted to Bordeaux Rosé, on lower slopes with cooler post-harvesting climate to optimize natural freshness and fruitiness. Each grape variety is vinified separately for the best aromatic expression; direct press for the Cabernet-Franc, a...
Sustainable
DB6100-18
Mary TaylorBordeaux Rouge (Jean Marc Barthez)
from Bordeaux, France
A signature blend of 50% Merlot, with equal parts Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. It's wonderful “drinkability” is highlighted by the absence of oak during the aging process, which allows a bursting acidity and graphite minerality (imagine the lead of fresh pencil shavings) to shine through...
Sustainable
DB3234-18
Gravières de la BrandilleBordeaux Supérieur
Merlot from Bordeaux, France
65% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Cabernet Franc from 40+ year old vines planted in clay and gravel. Classically rendered, dusty, balanced, thoroughly delicious “baby claret.”

DB0958-16
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Bordeaux Superieur
Merlot from Bordeaux, France
Sustainable
DB9954-11
Le BabblerBordeaux Supérieur
from Bordeaux, France
65% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc. Bordeaux Supérieur aged for twelve months in an equal mix of stainless steel and oak barrels. Juicy blackberry and plum notes with lush, supple tannins. A classic Bordeaux for discerning babblers.
Sustainable
DB6157-18
Berthaut-GerbetBourgogne "les Prielles"
Pinot Noir from Burgundy, France
From a one hectare parcel planted in 1980, just at the border of village level Fixin with a deep limestone soil and marl. It's destemmed and fermented in cement. Aged for 18 months in barrels (no new oak)

DB8591-18
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Bourgogne Aligote
Aligoté from Burgundy, France
Sustainable
DB1333-11
Petit-RoyBourgogne Aligoté
Aligoté from Burgundy, France
From the lieu-dit Aux Boutières in Savigny-les-Beaune, on clay-limestone and marl soils, planted in 1984. Directly pressed, lightly decanted (12 hours), indigenous yeast fermentation (usually lasts two months) in barrel with no added sulfur. Aged in barrel (no new oak) for about nine months, then...

DB3177-18
De MoorBourgogne Aligoté
Aligoté from Burgundy, France
100% Aligoté. The de Moors have a 2.5-hectare parcel of mainly Aligoté down the road from Courgis in a village called Chitry-Le-Fort. They planted the parcel, named Champagne, starting in 1995 (it also includes some Chardonnay that goes into their Bourgogne Chitry bottling). The exposure is...
Organic
DB0964-19
De MoorBourgogne Aligoté "Plantation 1902"
from Burgundy, France
100% Aligoté. The de Moors rent and organically farm a small parcel of Aligoté (containing about 5% Chardonnay) planted in 1902 in Saint Bris. The fruit is harvested by hand, destemmed, gently pressed and fermented spontaneously with indigenous yeasts. The wine goes through malo and is aged on its...
Organic
DB0977-19
ChevrotBourgogne Aligoté "Quatre Terroirs"
Aligoté from Burgundy, France
2018 was a warm year, but aligoté takes heat really well. It reaches full maturity at 11.5% - 12% potential alcohol. You don't necessarily feel that 2018 was a warm year when you taste this wine. Chevrot's aligoté comes from four parcels planted in 1970 and 1984. Two parcels have a gravel terroir...

DB0493-18
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Bourgogne Aligote "Quatre Terroirs"
Aligoté from Burgundy, France
Organic
DB0493-13
Piuze, PatrickBourgogne Aligoté 1953
Aligoté from Burgundy, France
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 mineral notes with a crisp acidity.
Sustainable
DB5350-19

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