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Bubbles of the Moment, Anywhere, Earth - Ask                                                                                                                     15 / 75

take a moment…

 

2010        Movia ‘Puro’, Brda, Slovenia – Pinot Noir                                                                                                                99 btl

                brioche, soft red fruits, clarion aromatics, dry and intense - this is disgorged table side, it's a trip

 

 

NV           Vouette & Sorbée ‘Blanc d’Argile’, Champagne, France – Chardonnay                                                             189 btl

                meadow grass, earthy, cider apples, grapefruit pyth, orange balsamic… sharp, raw, real

 

 

White

 

 

2017         Alta Alella ‘Tallarol’, Barcelona, Spain – Xarel-lo                                                                                                   17 / 82
                  viscous, ripe pear, refreshing from high altitude… soars like a bird on the palette

 

2016        Movia ‘Sivi’, Brda, Slovenia – Pinot Gris                                                                                                                  15 / 74
                  caramelized pears & burnt honey… rich & fresh, untamed but civilized

 

2016        Jean-Paul Brun, Beaujolais, France – Chardonnay                                                                                                 18 / 86
                  creamy, ripe stone fruits & melon… refined & rewarding – there’s some butter

 

Orange

 

 

2018        Scout Vineyards, Similkameen Valley, BC – Riesling                                                                                              13 / 64
                  tropical fruits, mandarin oranges, star anise and love – these folks are masters of the grape

 

2018        Elisabetta Foradori ‘Fontanasanta’, Trentino, Italy – Manzoni Bianco                                                                  19 / 94
                  elegant, poised and powerful – just like Elisabetta herself… aging in acacia, cement & concrete

 

2016        Le Coste ‘Bianco’, Lazio, Italy – Procanico                                                                                                            22 / 109
                  dried pineapples and mango, an umami bomb with a punch of star fruit – still delicate

 

Rosé                                                      

 

 

2018        A&A Durrmann, Alsace, France – Pinot Noir                                                                                                          14 / 68

                sour candy apple, cranberry coolis… bright, fun, engaging

 

2018     Frank Cornelissen, ‘Susucaru’, Mount Etna, Sicily, Italy – Nerello Mascalese, Cataratto                                      18 / 89

            electric raspberry rhubarb kool-aid with acid for days… oh yeaaahhh! there’s a bit of tomato?

 

2017        Le Nuvole, ‘Russìnë’, Mount Vulture, Italy – Aglianico                                                                                           15 / 74

                big, obtuse, juicy… can a wine be supine? dry & rich with largresse to spare

 

 

Red

 

 

2018     Escoda Sanahuja, ‘Nas del Gegant’, Conca be Barbera, Spain – Cabernet Franc, Garnacha                             17 / 83

            ripe, vegetal, funky and fresh – inspired by the Loire, grown in the heat of the south

 

2018     Le Raisin & L’Ange, ‘Fable’, Ardèche, France – Syrah, Merlot, Gamay Noir                                                          16 / 78

            black cherry twizzlers & bramble action… carbonic, candid, crowd pleasing

 

2017     Lock & Worth, Oliver, BC – Merlot                                                                                                                             15 / 72

            big – gritty cassis and tannins that please, a local favourite

 

 

 

"When you free your mind of a concept…you can do whatever you want."

- Giovanni Giorgio

 

 

 

all glass pours 5oz