Stannary Wine's cool US collection

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A roster of freshness coming from some top-notch US wine producers.

UK importer Flint Wines' retail branch, Stannary Wine has always specialised in burgundy, and it's this obsession, they say, which influenced the selection of the US wineries represented in their portfolio. From Washington to Oregon to California, the Flint/Stannary team seem to have a knack for lasering in on cool-climate producers who are making some very classy wines – and not all of them at ridiculous prices, either. At their autumn US portfolio tasting, I tasted mainly Pinots and Chardonnays, finding quite a lot to recommend. But it's...