It’s the most wonderful time of the year – Top 100’s Season! Each year since 1988, Wine Spectator releases their Top 100 Wines. Selected from thousands of wines reviewed during the course of the year, and representing a wide range of styles and regions, these wines constitute the crème de la crème of wines that bring passion to wine-lovers around the world.
This year, join us in celebrating five of our producers and their outstanding wines, which...read more
Napa, CA - Chambers & Chambers Wine Merchants, importer & distributor of fine wines, spirits & sake since 1973, is delighted to announce their new exclusive California and Hawaii distributor partnership for Jorge Ordóñez Selections starting May 1, 2021. Chambers & Chambers Hawaii previously represented Jorge Ordóñez Selections, and the company is thrilled to welcome them back to Hawaii and launch a new partnership in...read more
The daily news facing each of us individually and professionally is daunting. As communities begin to close to “shelter in place” we are taking precautions for the Chambers family and doing our very best to support you, our valued partners. At present we are taking things one day at a time, as I am sure you are.
Given the evolving nature of the Covid 19 impact we have asked our office staff to work remotely, our sales reps will be...read more
Chambers & Chambers proudly represents many producers from all throughout Europe and has been doing so since 1973. With the risk of tariffs rising to 100%, the already stifling current issue at hand of tariffs would now be affecting more regions as well as sparkling wines. The wine industry has no business in these trade wars, and with the introduction of more devastating tariffs, international wines are being forced out of a market that does not wish to see them go.
We encourage...read more
Forbes selected the 2018 Clos Henri Petit Clos as one of the 10 Sauvignon Blanc to kickstart August!
"The eighth month of the year is nearly here and in the northern hemisphere, August is one of the hot ones! Because white wine is served chilled — 50 to 60 degrees Fahrenheit — diners and wine consumers are apt to open bottles all summer. There's loads of versatility in this category, from gastronomic wines to pair with dinner, to cocktail-friendly refreshers for...read more
"David Ramey is the founder and co-owner of Ramey Wine Cellars and Sidebar Cellars, both based in Sonoma County, California.
David shares his career path in California wineries from Simi, to Matanzas Creek, Chalk Hill, Dominus Estate, Rudd Estate, and starting wine labels of his own. While discussing those various work experiences, David also shares what he learned at each point, and how this would evolve into his winemaking approach today. He goes grape variety by variety,...read more
Eric Asimov of The New York Times puts a spotlight on Albariño and Forjas del Salnes on the map.
★★½ Leirana Rías Baixas Albariño Forjas del Salnes 2017 Bright yet tightly coiled, with steely acidity; aromas and flavors of flowers and citrus. (Olé Imports, New Rochelle, N.Y.)
In the world of sparkling wines, Cava is the best alternative to its expensive French cousin, Champagne. Old soils, striking acidity and secondary fermentation in the bottle create complexity in these bubbles.