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August Newsletter: Summer Sampler, Is Corsica French?, Pre-Arrival Colins

Tweet The August Newsletter is now available. Click here to download the PDF. CORSICA by Dixon Brooke 2011 PATRIMONIO ROSÉ • YVES LECCIA What a color! A gorgeous watermelon pink greets the eye. Leccia’s latest beauty is brimming with flavor and character. The essence of Patrimonio’s complex soil and its native grape Niellucciu is at […]

July Newsletter: Two Samplers, Bandol in Danger, 2010 Tempier Pre-Arrival

Tweet The July newsletter is now available. Click here to download the pdf. BANDOL IN DANGER by Kermit Lynch Graeme Blackmore’s piece on Tempier this month has an intriguing point of view. I have just returned to my place near Tempier, and—talk about another point of view—Tempier’s vineyards and many others in the Bandol appellation […]

June Newsletter: Typicity, Clos Canarelli, Breton Sampler

Tweet The June newsletter is now available. Click here to download the pdf. PRE-ARRIVAL OFFER 2010 DOMAINE LUCIEN BOILLOT & FILS by Dixon Brooke Pierre Boillot is responsible for crafting these grand wines, and he does it with a gentlemanly panache that seems to be one of the hallmarks of the best red Burgundies. Pierre […]

May Newsletter: Rosés For Sale, Spring Sampler, P-A 2010 Vieux Télégraphe

Tweet The May newsletter is now available. Click here to download the pdf. Kermit Discusses Vieux Télégraphe   PRE-ARRIVAL OFFER 2010 CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE DOMAINE DU VIEUX TÉLÉGRAPHE A few years ago I wrote about the grandest bottle of red wine it has been my pleasure to experience. At table with Aubert and Pamela de Villaine in […]

April Newsletter: Ligurian Sampler, Beloved Gris de Gris, Brunello Pre-Arrival

Tweet The April newsletter is now available. Click here to download the pdf. PRE-ARRIVAL OFFER BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO by Dixon Brooke I was in Montalcino last week tasting the freshly released 2007s. For all the hype surrounding the 2006 vintage, 2007 is a very worthy successor. The best wines have great freshness, noble tannins, and […]

March Newsletter: Staff Selections, Reds Only Wine Club, PA 2010 Cherisey and Chevillon

Tweet The March newsletter is now available. Click here to download the pdf. Highlights from this month’s newsletter…  REDS ONLY WINE CLUB  A little over a year ago we launched our first wine club. The response to this club was nothing short of overwhelming—it turns out that our clients love to receive our wines on […]

February Newsletter: Corsica, Bistro Sampler, 2010 Ente Pre-Arrival, KLWM’s First Lambrusco

Tweet The February newsletter is now available. Click here to download the pdf. Highlights from this month’s newsletter… 2010 ENTE by Dixon Brooke Arnaud Ente’s name may not be able to stay below the radar much longer. He has followed his brilliant range of 2009s with these mesmerizing, must-have 2010s. Production quantities in Burgundy were […]

January Newsletter: 2010 Pallieres PA, Italian Beauties, Winter Recipe Sampler

Tweet The January newsletter is now available. Click here to download the pdf.   Highlights from this month’s newsletter… WHITE BURGUNDY by Lori Varsames 2010 PETIT CHABLIS • ROLAND LAVANTUREUX For over thirty years the Lavantureux family has shipped us their mouthwatering, nervy Chardonnays from Burgundy’s northernmost climate. Lime blossoms and Granny Smith apples pop […]

December Newsletter: Gift Ideas Galore, 2009 Joguet Chinon, Magical Muscadet, 2009 Northern Rhone P-A

Tweet The December newsletter is now available. Click here to download the pdf.   Highlights from this month’s newsletter… ARTISANAL SAUTERNES by Dixon Brooke We now have two tiny, boutique Sauternes domaines to offer you. Daniel and Valérie Alibrand in Fargues take small production to a new level with their relatively young Domaine de L’Alliance, […]

November Newsletter: Beaujolais Nouveau, 2009 Red Bordeaux PA, 2008 Grange des Peres PA, The KLWM Champagne Sale

Tweet The November newsletter is now available. Click here to download the pdf.   Highlights from this month’s newsletter… CHAMPAGNE SALE by Dixon Brooke The time of the year has come. For our longtime clients, it won’t come as news; the KLWM season of Champagne is upon us. Yes, we like to give our clients […]