Tag: Nichol Vineyard

  • Pure Mirabeau en Provence Rosé, 2015

    Boring and banal.  But Anthony Gismondi gave it 90 points so, yes, I sourced it (at $30 before taxes!) and gave it a go.  And I guess Gismondi was obligated because Robert Parker also found it “excessively” drinkable.  I feel like Charlie Brown when Lucy sets up the football: Each summer Gismondi gives a rosé […]

  • Nichol Pinot Gris, 2014 & Nautilus Sauvignon Blanc, 2013

    For the past few weeks we’ve been drinking wine we like, rather than new bottles, hence the lack of reviews.     For a special occasion last weekend we popped some bubbles including Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte, a “base model” in BC which is dry and appealing with a butterscotch note at the end that, although […]