The Drew Family Pinot: The Apple of our Eye

The Drew Family Pinot: The Apple of our Eye

While others saw a daunting project in this old forgotten orchard, Jason and Molly saw ancient oceanic soils, south facing slopes at 1250ft elevation, putting them just above the fogline and a true coastal climate, with the ocean a mere 3.3 miles away. With that leap, the Drew estate winery at Faîte De Mer Farm was born.
Beau Rapier
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Walter Scott's Stunning Willamette Chardonnay

Walter Scott's Stunning Willamette Chardonnay

When we think of great Chardonnay, the mind wanders to Burgundy or the coasts of California, preference deciding. But often overlooked is California's neighbor just to the north. Oregon's Willamette Valley is now nipping at Burgundy’s feet when it comes to the profundity of their Chardonnay, and for good reason. 
Josh Shapiro
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Bring the Bistro Home

Bring the Bistro Home

This is wine perfect for enjoying with dinner and after--another glass, and another, and another. Simply put: delicious wine!
Beau Rapier
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The Bold Beautiful 2016 Barbaresco from Paitin

The Bold Beautiful 2016 Barbaresco from Paitin

Galloni called them beautiful, we have added that they are bold and ready to drink!
Floribeth Kennedy
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Our Guide to Barolo is Finally Here!

Our Guide to Barolo is Finally Here!

As the years tick by, we've watched as Barolo has gotten more and more popular. No longer is it just a geeky alternative--it is a fine wine! A staple at big bottle parties! And, we think it's time to treat it a bit more like Burgundy. 
Maggie Scudder
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Thinking about Aging Beaujolais?

Thinking about Aging Beaujolais?

We built a collection of age-worthy Beaujolais! So peruse, and grab a six pack: some to drink, some to cellar and drink over the next few years. 
Jeff Patten
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We're Celebrating the Wonderful Winemaking Women of Beaujolais!

We're Celebrating the Wonderful Winemaking Women of Beaujolais!

Here are some of our favorite wines from some of our favorite winemakers. I recommend grabbing a few of each to make it an even case! Then, head on over to our blog and read all about what makes these wines, and the women at the helm, so special. 
Joshua Cohen
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Lapierre Wine Tasting - Today on Instagram LIVE!

Lapierre Wine Tasting - Today on Instagram LIVE!

Today at 11am PT, tune into our Instagram Live Wine Tasting with the legendary Camille Lapierre!
Maggie Scudder
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It's time! Black Friday at Flatiron -- Up to 25% off!!

It's time! Black Friday at Flatiron -- Up to 25% off!!

It's the biggest sale of the year at Flatiron Wines by a country mile, and we're doing it again!

No exceptions. No exclusions.

Every single bottle of wine online will be discounted, starting after the Thanksgiving meal on Thursday. 

Joshua Cohen
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Esther's latest Wine of the Week pick is in and its a favorite!

Esther's latest Wine of the Week pick is in and its a favorite!

Every week, Esther Mobley, the SF Chronicle Wine Critic extraordinaire, will feature one wine that you should be drinking now. The November 4th wine of the week was one of our all time favorites, Hirsch's "entry level" Sonoma Coast Pinot, "The Bohan Dillon."

We have good stock right now, but this is obviously one of those wines that won't last forever. So don't wait!

Lee Madueno
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Taste the Top Trends in Beaujolais

Taste the Top Trends in Beaujolais

No wine region is more exciting right now than Beaujolais. 

And the world of wine is richer for it.

Here are our top recommendations based on the trends we’ve seen in Beaujolais winemaking. 

Maggie Scudder
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Lettie Teague’s Five Intimidating Wines – Flatiron Favorites!

Lettie Teague’s Five Intimidating Wines – Flatiron Favorites!

We love it when writers with a bigger platform than ours take on a similar project. In her recent article on “intimidating wines,” Lettie Teague does Bacchus’ work, familiarizing readers with some of our favorite off-the-beaten-path wines.
Joshua Cohen
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