Wines & Spirits by Region

Domaine de la Pepiere Muscadet sur Lie 2017
It is the benchmark style of the estate: racy, crisp, acid- and mineral-driven, with a bare hint of richness from the sur-lie factor, very much indicative of Pépière's granite-based terroir and clean, natural winemaking style.  Like for all Pepière Muscadet wines, the fruit is direct-pressed and
Item Number: 30537
Case: $155.40

Domaine de l'Ecu 'Granite' Muscadet Sevre et Maine 2017
"(Certified Organic, Certified Biodynamic) Many feel that Domaine de l'Ecu (along with a very small group of other domaines, of course) is to thank for what Muscadet is today. Their 'Granite' bottling offers an elegant nose with pronounced notes of mineral, flint, silex, citrus fruits and oyster
Item Number: 33035
Case: $227.40

Domaine de l'Ecu 'Granite' Muscadet Sevre et Maine 2016
92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92"One of a pair of wines that comes from specific soil types. This impressive wine, from granite soil, is strongly mineral while also having some great fruit. Apples, pears and green plums all make their presence felt in this wine that deserves aging."

Domaine de l'Ecu 'Granite' Muscadet Sevre et Maine 2014
93  John Gilman 
Wine Enthusiast 93 Wine Enthusiast Top 100 Wines of 2016 #7 "Like all the wines from this domaine, this comes from biodynamically produced grapes. It is part of a series of wines named after the subsoil in which the vines are planted. The wine is tense, mineral and still young. It has a flinty

Domaine de l'Ecu 'Orthogneiss' Muscadet Sevre et Maine 2012
94  John Gilman 
John Gilman 94+ "Domaine de l’Écu’s Orthogneiss bottling is produced from vineyards with metamorphosed rock that is far more granitic than the straight micro schist found in the vineyards that make up the Gneiss bottling. As I mentioned last year, the domaine has old vines, with the average age

Domaine de l'Ecu 'Granite' Muscadet Sevre et Maine 2015
91  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 91"The nose here is understated but appetizingly marine and lemon-zesty. Tangy and piquantly seed-tinged apple is laced with lemon zest on a polished, satisfyingly juicy palate. The sustained finish is bursting with brightness and mouthwateringly laced with mineral salts."

Domaine de l'Ecu 'Orthogneiss' Muscadet Sevre et Maine 2014
93  John Gilman 
John Gilman 93 "The 2014 Orthogneiss cuvée from Domaine de l’Écu is superb on both the nose and palate, wafting from the glass in a pure and complex constellation of lemon, bread fruit, gentle maritime scents, spring flowers and a very complex base of minerality. On the palate the wine is deep,

Domaine de l'Ecu 'Orthogneiss' Muscadet Sevre et Maine 2013
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Advocate 90 "The pale colored 2013 Muscadet Sevre et Maine Orthogneiss has a precise and citric fruit aroma of candied limes, dried apples and brown pips. The palate is quite rich but also piquant, fresh and salty, the finish complex and long. This is another must-taste Muscadet from this