Every wine collection is a unique constellation of bottles based on personal taste. There are, however, some wine regions and categories that every respectable collection should represent. Here are some of our picks you should find in any high-end wine collection.
Bordeaux is still king when it comes to any collection worth discussing. Get some of these bottles and you’re halfway to a world-class cellar.
If Bordeaux is king, Burgundy is the queen. These wine would complete any great wine collection and even satisfy the most diehard Burgundy fan.
Cult wine from Napa, Sonoma, et al is always in vogue, so you should always have some in your cellar.
1999 Lail Vineyards J. Daniel Cuvee Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 L)$230.00
2002 Barnett Vineyards Rattlesnake Hill Cabernet Sauvignon (1.5 L)$320.00
2008 Abreu Vineyard Madrona Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon$360.00
2009 Kapcsandy Family Winery State Lane Vineyard Estate Cuvee (1.5 L)$550.00
2013 Bryant Family Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon$750.00
Champagne, Italian reds, and everything else that belong in any collection.
1998 Dom Perignon Brut (1.5 L)$664.00