Brett

Brett

302 posts

  • one year ago
    Mid gold. Waxy peaches, dry but rich; good acidity, lemony, deep complexity, gorgeous mouthfeel. Drinking well now +
  • Champagne one year ago Champagne
    Coppery pink. Redcurrants, whitecurrants, dry with a persistent fizz. Bright, crisp, lovely fruit with a tinkle of spice
  • Paul Jaboulet Crozes Hermitage 1996 one year ago Paul Jaboulet Crozes Hermitage 1996
    Deep ruby, touch of brown on rim. Venerable nose of spice and forest floor, reminding me of old encyclopedias! Delicious
  • Vin De Savoie Gamay Rose Vielles Vignes one year ago Vin De Savoie Gamay Rose Vielles Vignes
    Pale, pale pink. Redcurrant, floral, dry with a fruitiness that beguiles. Enjoyed with wild mushroom dishes.
  • Bouza Albarino one year ago Bouza Albarino
    Light gold. Lemony and vegetal notes presage a dry white with white pepper and crisp acidity. Plump, long, rich finish.
  • Colonat Les Thorins 2009 one year ago Colonat Les Thorins 2009
    Mid ruby. Peony, floral and fruity, dry, soft, juicy, squishy, jammy red fruits. Will het better and better!
  • Vire Clesse 2005 2 years ago Vire Clesse 2005
    Gold, making you think it'll be sweet? But no, it is in fact dry! Bouquet and flavours of fuzzy peach, herby, oaky.
  • Grisard 2 years ago Grisard
    Ruby. Cheerful plum notes, dry, finely attuned tannins, gentle spice.
  • Maison Mollex Clos De La Peclette Seyssel 2010 2 years ago Maison Mollex Clos De La Peclette Seyssel 2010
    Pale gold. Elegant peachy, creamy fruit with a touch of hedgerow. Dry, balanced acidity, fruity. Medium finish.
  • Terrazze Retiche Di Sondrio Il Pettirosso 1999 2 years ago Terrazze Retiche Di Sondrio Il Pettirosso 1999
    Pale browny ruby which exhibits age. Black and red currants, taut, delicious ripe fruit, delightful balanced tannins.
  • Pacherenc Du Vic Bilh Saint Martin 1996 2 years ago Pacherenc Du Vic Bilh Saint Martin 1996
    Gold! Hazelnuts, butterscotch, passion fruit = sweet, backed up by well balanced acidity. Great with creamy blue cheese
  • Marsanne De Lucca. 2 years ago Marsanne De Lucca.
    Pale gold. Melony, touch of honeysuckle, dry, good acidity, plump, great with prawns and bresaolo di tonno.
  • Touraine Sauvignon Les Davants De La Bonneliere 2 years ago Touraine Sauvignon Les Davants De La Bonneliere
  • Fluteau Champagne Cuvee Reservee 2 years ago Fluteau Champagne Cuvee Reservee
    Light gold. Fine mousse with fruity, yeast notes; bright, crisp, elegant and well rounded.
  • Savagnin Cotes Du Jura 2005 2 years ago Savagnin Cotes Du Jura 2005
    Mid gold. Yeasty, sourdough, dried apricots on nose presage a wine packed full of amazing flavours: spices, cardamom etc
  • Grand Beliga 2010 2 years ago Grand Beliga 2010
    Deep ruby. Bright red fruits, strawberry, plum. Dry, gentle tannins, mellow with a hint of coffee and spice.
  • Saint Joseph Appellation 2010 2 years ago Saint Joseph Appellation 2010
    Deep ruby. Musky blackberries, spicy, deep, dry, good tannic structure, big, juicy, touch of smoky minty black pepper.
  • Domaine Du Murinais Crozes Hermitage 2 years ago Domaine Du Murinais Crozes Hermitage
    Pale gold. Notes of pear and jasmine, dry, fine acidity and gently rich, this is mellow with a touch of minerality. Long
  • Arbois Poulsard 2010 2 years ago Arbois Poulsard 2010
    Pale ruby. Fairly intense cherry and raspberry notes, dry, gentle tannins and noticeable acidity. Long, improving.
  • Bugey Mondeuse Maison Angelot 2009 2 years ago Bugey Mondeuse Maison Angelot 2009
    Deep ruby. Stewed red fruits, very dry and still quite tannic. Chunky, four square with a ripe fruity finish.
  • Das Phantom 2 years ago Das Phantom
    Deep ruby. Concentrated rich brambly fruits, dry, mature supple tannins with a fine, suave richness. Long finish.