Who we are.....
Banville & Jones, recently renamed BANVILLE WINE MERCHANTS USA, is a full service importer of fine Italian wines, with a proven track record of building brands for the long term in the North American market. We are very selective in choosing brands, thus creating a discerning quality portfolio, which in combination with our exceptional service is a successful formula for both our partners and our customers.
On September 1, 2011, we at Banville & Jones started our own distribution company in the states of New York and New Jersey. We are now distributing wineries from California, Oregon, France, Austria, South Africa and Spain. Our goal is to become a leading fine wine distributor in NY and NJ by representing wineries of top quality in a focused portfolio.
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Tolaini 2010: Three Blind Flights
TOLAINI SUPERTUSCANS AGAINST THE WORLD’S BEST!
In Houston, Texas on April 16th, Craig Collins MS, led a blind comparative tasting of 2010 vintages with 12 top American sommeliers at Del Frisco’s.
Here is the final ranking of each flight:
Flight 1 - Sangiovese
1.Montevertine Le Pergole Torte
2. Tolaini Al Passo
3. Ornellaia Le Volte
4. Antinori Tignanello
Flight 2 – Merlot
1. Ornellaia Masseto
2. Tolaini Picconero
4. Chateau Cheval Blanc
Flight 3 - Cabernet Sauvignon
1. Chateau Mouton Rothschild
2. Tolaini Valdisanti
3. Tenuta San Guido Sassicaia
4. Opus One Napa Valley
"When pitted in a blind tasting against some of the most sought after wines in the world and scrutinized by a panel of seasoned professionals, the wines of Tolaini performed solidly and with impressive consistency. These are the types of results that will put Tolaini on the radar for serious wine lovers. Bravo!”
- Craig Collins, MS
Gambero Rosso Tre Bicchieri 2014
Congratulations to -
Andriano Andrius Sauvignon Blanc Alto Adige DOC 2011
Ca' del Bosco Cuvee Annamaria Clemente Riserva Franciacorta DOCG 2005
Pala Cannonau di Sardegna Riserva DOC 2011
Paolo Scavino Barolo Bric del Fiasc DOCG 2009
Paternoster Don Anselmo Aglianico del Vulture DOC 2009
San Salvatore Pian di Stio IGP Paestum Fiano 2012
Terlano Vorberg Pinot Bianco Riserva Alto Adige DOC 2010
Villa Medoro Adrano Montepulciano d'Abruzzo Colline Teramane DOCG 2010
Zyme Amarone della Valpolicella Classico 2006
Pala also wins GR's 2014 Emerging Winery of the Year!