Premier Estate Bordeaux Case
Your Premier Estate Bordeaux Case includes
2006 Chateau Fombrauge Gran Cru St. Emilion Cuvee Les Cedres (x6)
($59.99 single bottle retail price)
At the heart of Château Fombrauge lies a beautiful monastery that originally housed Carthusian monks. The Château is one of the oldest Saint-Emilion wineries, with the first harvest taking place in 1599. In the 18th century, the Dumas family Fombrauge refined the Château’s celebrated viniculture. Now, it is the largest vineyard in St. Emilion, producing enviable wines like this refined, elegant Bordeaux, which pleases connoisseurs with layers of dark fruit and roasted herbs, and very fine tannins.
2006 Chateau La Tour Carnet Cuvee Sire (x4)
($64.99 single bottle retail price)
Named after the medieval squire who helped his Lord resist the French monarchy at the end of the Hundred Years’ War, Château La Tour Carnet played a major role in the development of Medoc vineyards. It produces wine of the foremost quality, and gained Grand Cru classification in 1855. The diversity of its soils and the constant search for perfection make this oaky and smooth Haut-Médoc an exceptional wine. Enjoy the pride of the Russian Team Room, for 85% less!
2009 Chateau Haut Bommes Sauternes (x2)
($69.99 single bottle retail price)
Château Haut-Bommes is located in the same vineyard as Clos Haut-Peyraguey, the smallest estate of the Sauternes Premiers Grands Crus Classés from the 1855 classification. The vineyard spreads over five hectares, some of which are adjacent to Château Yquem. This radiant, deep gold Sauternes is part of a vintage rated 97 points by Robert Parker, and was hand harvested, then aged in oak barrels for 22 months. This supple, powerful, and smooth wine offers complex aromas of honey and white fruit that are joined by pineapple on the palate.
Deluxe Lever Pull Corkscrew Kit
($59.99 retail value)
An all-metal geared zinc forged corkscrew, foil cutter, wine collar, wine pourer, wine stopper, and spare screw, all in a fancy wood presentation box.