This white offers a rich floral aroma, delivering flavors of lemon curd and barley that carry some ripe overtones. Very crisp, ending with a finish of ripe melon and dried mint. An unusual style for the appellation. Drink now. 10,000 cases made. —Kim Marcus
Apricot tart and brioche flavors mix with toasted almond, floral, preserved lemon and candied ginger notes in this harmonious Champagne, topped off with a creamy mousse. Features a lasting, smoke-tinged finish. Drink now through 2019. 10,000 cases made. —Alison Napjus
This rich red delivers expressive flavors of blackberry, boysenberry and espresso, with a thick texture enlivened by balsamic acidity and supported by well-integrated tannins. Licorice and mineral notes add interest. Drink now through 2020. 2,000 cases made. —Thomas Matthews
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