Chateau Labadie 91 Points!

It’s still snowing here in CT, and many other states, and nothing goes better with snowstorms, juicy steaks and cozy fires than a velvety Bordeaux. Named an Editors’ Choice in Wine Enthusiast’s April 2019 issue, and awarded 91 Points, Château Labadie 2016 Médoc is a stellar choice. “Both generous and well-structured” with “attractive black-currant fruits,”  Roger Voss describes the voluptuous red as a powerful wine “full of potential from […]

Muscadet Gets Some Wine & Spirits Love

La Berriere Muscadet Recognized in Wine & Spirits When Wine Enthusiast interviewed Alex in the fall, they asked what wine myth he wanted to break. Without blinking, he said: “That Muscadet is sweet–it’s not, it’s nothing like Moscato. Muscadet is dry and crisp and fantastic with oysters.” Now, our awesome La Berriere Muscadet Côtes de Grandlieuis Sur Lie is being recognized in the April […]

DMS Welcomes New Distributor Bacchus

DMS is now serving MD, DE, VA and Washington, DC! We’re thrilled to be working with Bacchus, our new distributor serving MD, VA, DE & Washington, DC. They’re infusing new energy into 4 markets left underserved after closures of International Wine Brokers and J.W. Sieg. Bacchus has been recognized for its expertise in curating fine wines. Owned by the Merinoff family since 1994, Bacchus was […]

Wine Tasting with Neighbors

We had a blast hosting our first wine tasting at home for the Newcomers Club of Ridgefield. Our theme was excellent French wines for your Thanksgiving table. When registration opened, we quickly hit capacity with 20 unknown neighbors, mostly couples, registering! We had to cap the event at 20 because that’s really all we can […]

DMS on Shelves in…Wellfleet

                  While visiting some family on Cape Cod, we decided to meander into the main retail wine shops of Wellfleet, Massachusetts to see what was shaking. We’re always on the lookout for interesting and creative labels and cool shelf-talkers that tell us about new wines. Boy, were […]

Harvest Report: Château de Pizay 2018

We’ve gotten word that the 2018 harvest went extremely well at Château de Pizay!   You’ll recall that this is one of the oldest and most famous estates of the Beaujolais region in France.   Check out the beautiful and artistic photos from this year’s fruitful harvest.   The vineyard, based in Morgon, covers 100 acres […]

DMS on Ridgefield Magazine’s Best Wine Lists

My, oh my! Ridgefield, you have such good taste. In the September/October 2018 issue of Ridgefield Magazine, we read an article entitled “Wining Out” (nice play on words, by the way) in which the top four restaurants with the best wine lists were called out. Imagine our joy at seeing David Milligan Selections wines on […]

Chateau Lescours 91 Points!

Congratulations are in order to Monsieur Pierre Chariol! It is with great pleasure we announce that Chateau de Lescours St Emillion Grand Cru 2015 has been awarded 91 points by Wine Enthusiast. This high score will be appearing in the esteemed “Best of the Year” 2018 issue of the wine magazine. The Chariol family has proudly owned […]

Harvest Report 2018: Chateau de L’Orangerie

  It’s Harvest Time in France! And it’s going swimmingly for Chateau de L’Orangerie in Bordeaux, Export Manager Colin Sheriffs tells us. The wine harvest started at 5:00 a.m. on Monday, September 3rd at Chateau de L’Orangerie. (This grueling work is clearly not for those who want to sleep in!) “We are indeed very happy with […]

Serving DMS Wines at Luc’s Cafe

In general, we’re huge small-business supporters. We relished them living in NYC—all those unique spots with that je ne sais quoi ambiance you get when a business is a person, or a family, or a dream. That special sauce you just can’t find in cookie-cutter franchises. And we really enjoy supporting local businesses that support us. […]