Archive for the ‘Domaine Cherisey’ Category

April Newsletter: Spring Pop-Up, New Arrivals from Angéline Templier & Daniel Brunier, and a Venetian Sampler

The April Newsletter is now available. Click here to download the pdf. Highlights from this month’s newsletter… SPRING POP-UP with DANIEL BRUNIER OF VIEUX TÉLÉGRAPHE and ANGÉLINE TEMPLIER OF J. LASSALLE   It is our pleasure to announce another Pop-Up in the Kermit Lynch parking lot! Please join us on Saturday, April 23, from 12 […]

Terroir You Can See

In early August, I paid a visit to vigneron Laurent Martelet of Domaine Comtesse Bernard de Cherisey in his enchanting corner of Burgundy, the Hameau de Blagny. My visit was well-timed because in the July newsletter, Kermit wrote about Laurent’s premier crus and put them on pre-arrival at an excellent discount.  We all look forward […]

Kermit Visits Gary

Last week, Kermit paid Gary Vaynerchuk of the Wine Library a visit and shot an episode of Gary’s online TV show, Wine Library TV. They recorded an interview of epic proportion, getting into the details of Kermit’s beginnings in wine and tasting three of our imports. Pour yourself a glass of wine, sit back, and […]

White Burgundy? No Better Investment Than Cherisey

It isn’t very often that we find a new producer of white Burgundy, making wines as good as the best names in the Côte de Beaune. His name flies completely under the radar and his modesty of demeanor and price leaves you gasping for comprehension when you taste the brilliance of his wines.  Laurent Martelet […]

Meursault, May 12th, 2009

I’ve just come down the hill from the lost hamlet of Blagny, up in the hills above Puligny-Montrachet in the Côte d’Or in Burgundy. You may have heard the name “Blagny” before, attached to a bottle of premier cru Meursault-Blagny, or perhaps even a bottle of the increasingly rare Blagny Rouge. The tiny, ancient hamlet […]