The Wine List EXAMPLE ONLY



EXAMPLE OF OUR WINE LIST

We change wines and vintages weekly, some of the wines you'll find on this list might not be current.

Any questions about wine or vintages please contact our Sommelier Thijs Hoek thijs@lambertsoftaos.com

or call our restaurant 575-758-1009.

  

GLASS

Sparkling & Rosé

2016 Pratsch Rosé (Austria)                                                                                               10

This organic 100 % Zweigelt shows raspberry, zesty lemon flavors & summer freshness.

 

2014 Cascinetta Vietti Moscato D’Asti (Italy)                                                                        10

Softly sweet & bubbly, with sumptuous aromas of lychee, nectarine, lemon curd & jasmine.

 

2015 Mont Marçal Brut Reserva Cava (Spain)                                                                       11

A well-balanced sparkler from northeast Spain with soft mousse and hints of pear, apple & citrus.

 

Jean-Claude Mas Brut Rosé Crémant de Limoux “Côte Mas” NV (France)                                 12.5

A lively sparkling rosé, with aromas of dried strawberry & cherry, currants, & orange zest.

White

2016 Cave de Saumur “Les Pouches” Chenin Blanc (France)                                                   10
This fresh summer white shows lime, grapefruit, honeydew melon, apricot, fresh herbs

& the ripeness of the 2016 vintage in the Loire Valley.

 

2016 Stoller Chardonnay (Oregon)                                                                                       11

Orchard, citrus fruit & herbal tones in this stunningly balanced & fresh unoaked Chardonnay.

 

2015 Schloss Vollrads Kabinett Riesling (Germany)                                                                12     

A beautiful balance between soft, ripe citrus fruit with a lovely sweetness on the palate

& clean-cut acidity.     

         

2017 Enrico Serafino Gavi di Gavi (Italy)                                                                               12

This 100 % Cortese is impeccably made & deliciously fresh with notes of white flowers,

almonds & stone fruit.

 

Red

2015 Domaine Tour du Pech Pinot Noir (France)                                                                     10                

An organic 100% Pinot Noir from the South of France. Bright, ripe red fruit, hints of spices

& soft tannins.

 

 

2016 Niepoort “Twisted” Douro Valley (Portugal)                                                                     11

This blend of Native Portuguese grapes is smooth and delicious, showing violets, ripe raspberry, 

black plum & cherry as well as a hint of herbs, leather & earth.  

 

2014 Wente Sandstone Merlot (California)                                                                              11

Strawberry, cherry & blackberry blend with notes of brown sugar & sweet spice. From the

country's oldest, continuously operated family-owned winery.

 

2014 Clancy’s Barossa Red Blend (Australia)                                                                           10

A Cabernet Sauvignon blend with a Shiraz twist, blueberry & plum fruit with loamy earth &

sweet spice hints.

 

 

 

BOTTLE

                                                                                        

Half Bottles of Champagne

103      Perrier- Jouet Grand Brut NV                                                                                       35

Delicate tropical fruits, brioche, citrus zest, wet apple & pear.

 

106      Taittinger Brut Champagne “La Française” NV                                                               65

Creamy & complex, showing almond, pear, & lemon curd.

 

 

Champagne & Sparkling French Wine

102     Pierre Sparr Cremant d'Alsace Brut Rosé NV                                                                  42                                  

100 % Pinot Noir rosé, complex but plush and friendly showing strawberry, raspberry peach

& a hint of spice.

 

104     Roederer Estate Brut Premier Champagne NV                                                                75

Vibrant white fruits, toast & smoke mingle with crème de cassis, lemon curd & mousse.

 

105     Perrier- Jouet Grand Brut NV                                                                                       85

Delicate tropical fruits, brioche, citrus zest, wet apple & pear.

 

107     Château de Bligny NV Grande Réserve Brut Rosé                                                          96

The vineyards of this ancient castle produce a crisp & balanced rose Champagne boasting

raspberries, cherry, rose buds & spice notes.

 

108      Taittinger Brut Champagne “La Française” NV                                                              97

Creamy & complex, showing almond, pear, & lemon curd.

 

109      Louis Roederer “Cristal” Brut Champagne 2009 (France)                                              290

Rich but supremely elegant, showcasing white peach, gingersnap, flan, dried apple & bubbles

so fine you hardly notice they are there. Some of the finest grower Champagne out there!

 

 

Italy & Spain Bubbles

110     Vietti Moscato d’Asti “Cascinetta” 2015 (Italy)                                                             36

Softly sweet and bubbly, with sumptuous aromas of lychee, nectarine, lemon curd, & jasmine.

 

111      Mont Marçal Brut Reserva Cava 2015 (Spain)                                                             37

A well-balanced sparkler from northeast Spain with soft mousse and hints of pear, apple & citrus.

 

112      Adriano Adami Prosecco Colli Trevigiani “Garbél” NV (Italy)                                         38

Fresh, clean aromas of green apple, white flowers, and honeydew adorn this refreshingly

dry Prosecco.

 

Domestic

114      Gruet Blanc de Blancs Sauvage NV (New Mexico)                                                       40

The driest of Gruet’s sparklers, with green apple, lemon, & white flowers.

 

116      Roederer Estate Anderson Valley (California)                                                             57

Refined & elegant with aromas of apple, vanilla & roasted hazelnut blend with notes of

fresh ginger & wild raspberry.

 

 

Chardonnay                                                                                                            Half / Full

201     Chehalem Chardonnay Willamette Valley “INOX” 2016 (Oregon)                                       40

A vivacious wine, unoaked & brimming with orange blossom, Asian pear, lime curd, cold stone,

& white pepper.

 

202      Dominique Cornin Mâcon-Chaintre 2015 (France)                                                           54

A textbook example of French Chardonnay, full of lemon curd, vibrant green apple,

lemon blossom & clover.

 

203      Lompoc Wine Co. Santa Rita Hills Chardonnay 2013 (California)                                       58

Rich Stone & citrus fruit mingle with vanilla blossom & crushed white rocks. A new world wine

with old world finesse.

 

 

204      Antica Napa Valley Chardonnay 2015 (California)                                                            62

The epitome of buttery richness, blending orange blossom, pineapple, pear & honey.

 

205      Lioco “Estero” Chardonnay Russian River Valley 2015   (California)                                   72

A phenomenal, hand-crafted wine. Crisp & mineral driven it boasts crushed river rock, lemon tart,

stone fruit & an amazingly long finish. This knocks most Burgundies straight out of the water.

 

206      Etienne Boileau Chablis Premier Cru “Montee de Tonnerre” 2015 (France)                         76

Elegant, yet full of youthful vigor, this white Burgundy is redolent with ripe orchard fruit,

yellow plum & the merest touch of oak.

 

207     Chateau-Fuisse “Tete de Cru” Pouilly-Fuisse 2015 (France)                                               89
Ripe and opulent, showing yellow pear, apple, white flowers & hazelnuts. A benchmark for this region.

 

208      Evening land Seven Springs Vineyard "La Source" 2013 (Oregon)                                    120

Some of the prettiest Chardonnay made in Oregon. A crystal clear palate, showing white peach

& pear, passionfruit & toasted almonds.

 

209     Hyde de Villaine “Hyde Vineyard” Chardonnay 2013 (California)                                        135

A graceful, fresh single vineyard Chardonnay from 30-plus year-old vines boasting stone fruit

& smoky minerality.

 

Sauvignon Blanc               

301      Boya Sauvignon Blanc 2016 (Chile)                                                                               36
Full of life with fresh citrus fruits, freshly picked herbs, mango, passionfruit & white grapefruit.

 

302     Honig Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley 2016 (California)                                                      37

Bright lime zest mingles with peach & green apple, with tropical notes of guava, grapefruit

& jasmine on the finish.


303      Château Graville-Lacoste Graves 2016 (France)                                                             42

An impeccably made white Bordeaux showcasing crisp citrus notes, lemongrass & orchard fruit.

 

 

304     Loveblock Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough 2016 (New Zealand)                                          49

Vibrant with grapefruit zest, lemon, & peach, with herby sage, white pepper, green grass,

& tomato leaf.

 

305      Grgich Hills Fume Blanc 2014 (California)                                                                      61

Luscious & packed full of flavor! Showing white peach, juicy tropical fruit, lemongrass,

orange blossom & lemon curd.

 

306/307     Pascal Jolivet Sancerre 2016/2017 (France)                                                        33/66

Powerful yet elegant with an amazing balance of clean citrus fruit, gooseberry, fresh herbs

& flinty Loire Valley minerality. 

 

Selected Whites

402     Morgadio Albariño 2015 (Spain)                                                                                    36

One of the best grapes of Spain. This coastal white has ripe pear, wet stone, lime, tangerine & melon.

 

403     Feudi di San Gregorio Falanghina 2015 (Italy)                                                                38

This Italian native grape is deliciously fresh with notes of white flowers, pear & stone fruit.

 

404      L’ecole Chenin Blanc 2016 (Washington)                                                                       39

Made from vines planted in the 1970’s! A bright 100% Chenin Blanc with ginger, white peach

& green apple notes.  

               

405     Tablas Creek “Patelin de Tablas Blanc” 2016 (California)                                                  39

This Californian Rhone-style blend is fresh and focused, with apple, nectarine, passion fruit & jasmine.

 

 

406      Domäne Wachau “Terrassen” Federspiel Gruner Veltliner 2016 (Austria)                          42

Apple, yellow pear, freshly cut herbs & a hint of white pepper. Medium bodied & very crisp in feel.

The Austrian version of Pinot Grigio.

 

407     Au Bon Climat Pinot Gris/Pinot Blanc 2016 (California)                                                    46
This Burgundy inspired white is rich & fresh at the same time boasting Meyer lemon, stone fruit,

pineapple, vanilla bean & California sunshine.

 

408      Marques de Murrieta Capellanía White Rioja Reserva 2011 (Spain)                                  54

This Modern classic, made of barrel-fermented Viura, is remarkably fresh for an aged white.

Floral & classy, showing dried stone fruit, woodsy pear, pine nuts & a pleasant note of cedar.

Unique & complex, this wine will pair with almost anything.

 

409     Trimbach Reserve Riesling Alsace 2011 (France)                                                             72
Racy grapefruit & savory almond & anise round out this legendary, mouthwatering white.

410      Schloss Vollrads Spatlese Rheingau 2009 (Germany)                                                      76
An outstanding example of a sweeter style German Riesling. Light bodied yet complex boasting citrus,

sweet peach, apricot & ginger blossom.

 

411     Domaine de la Solitude Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc 2015 (France)                                   97
Complex, rich & floral with creamed peach, yellow apple, candied ginger & beeswax. From one of

the oldest Domaines in the Rhone Valley, unforgettably luxurious. 

 

Rosé                                                                                                                             

417        Baileyana Pinot Noir Rosé 2016 (California)                                                                 39

 Juicy strawberry, peach & melon as well as rose petal & raspberry in this well balanced dry rosé.

 

418     Lioco “Indica” Rosé of Carignan 2017 (California)                                                           42

Wild strawberries, candied orange peel & rhubarb. Clean crisp & fresh but certainly not without substance.

 

419        Reichstrat Vohn Buhl Spätburgunder Rosé Pfalz 2016 (Germany)                                  47

A delicious Pinot Noir rosé! Soft cherry, strawberry & watermelon fruit with a hint of sea salt,

contrasted by a dry & energetic palate.

 

420      Chateau de Pibarnon Bandol Rose 2016 (France)                                                           75

A blend of Cinsault & Mourvèdre from vines overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Supple

yet full bodied & savory, showing licorice, red berries & sea spray.

 

 

Pinot Noir & Gamay                                                                                          Half  /  Full

501     Gotweiger Berg Pinot Noir Weingut Stift 2015 (Austria)                                                    47

Very Burgundian in feel, ripe red fruits, violets, a hint of allspice, vanilla & warm earth.

 

 

502     Loveblock Pinot Noir 2013 (New Zealand)                                                                      52

A smooth balanced New Zealand Pinot from & excellent vintage, combining plum &

black cherry fruit with a hint of smoke, violet & vanilla.

 

503     Benton Lane Pinot Noir 2014 (Oregon)                                                                          54

Wrapped in a hint of spice, dominated by bright red fruits, think rhubarb, strawberry & cranberry,

medium bodied with a silky texture.

 

504      Chateau de la Chaize “Cuvee Vielles Vignes” Brouilly 2014 (France)                                62

A great example of high quality Gamay from vines over 50 years old. A blend of blackberry,

strawberry & spice on a supple & focused palate.

 

 

505/506 Elk Cove Pinot Noir Willamette Valley 2015/2014 (Oregon)                                  35 /  70

Hailed as some of the finest Pinot Noir in Oregon, juicy with cherry, strawberry, black tea & leather.

 

507     Domaine Arlaud Bourgogne Rouge ‘Oka’ 2015 (France)                                                 74

A stunning bottle of old-vine Burgundy. Elegant & velvety with cherry, red berries, warm earth

& white pepper.

 

508     St Innocent “Temperance hill” Pinot Noir 2014 (Oregon)                                                79
From one of the cooler sites in the Eola-Amity hills. Cherry, savory red raspberry, chocolate,

cedar & floral spice.

 

509      Robert Sinskey Pinot Noir Los Carneros 2013 (California)                                             85

Organic & biodynamic, this lush Pinot Noir is rich in black cherry, tobacco, vanilla, & sweet herbs.

 

510     Joseph Drouhin Pommard 2012 (France)                                                                     115

This wine shows the classic Pommard trademarks; power & richness. Bold black fruit, spicy

& concentrated but not too grippy.

 

511     Domaine Follin-Arbelet Aloxe-Corton “Les Vercots” 2011 (France)                                 168

Smoky, earthy, & fine as Premier Cru Burgundy should be, with plenty of red currant, raspberry,

kirsch & white truffle.

 

Merlot                                                                                                                                                                                                 

601      Lagone Aia Vecchia 2015 (Italy)                                                                                38
A  generous & supple blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon & Cabernet Franc. Notes of cherry

& vanilla blend with plum, dried flowers & spice.

602     L’Ecole “No. 41” Merlot Columbia Valley 2014 (Washington)                                          54

Notes of dark chocolate-dipped strawberries & orange zest mingle with earthy black tea.

 

603      Gundlach Bundschu Rheinfarm Merlot 2013 (California)                                               66

From one of the oldest wineries in California. Rich & savory with plum & blueberry surrounded

by tobacco & tea.

 

604     Chateau Puy Blanquet Saint-Emilion Grand Cru 2012 (France)                                      60      

A very well crafted juicy & fresh right bank Bordeaux with ripe, velvety tannins & good energy.

 

605      Château L'Écuyer Pomerol 2012 (France)                                                                   99

This amazing Pomerol comes from a tiny, family owned winery that farms only 7 acres.

It shows lively yet rich fruit, lif