Wines from families, not factories

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Featured vineyard: Kita Wines – Winemaker Tara Gomez was named Vinepair’s winemaker of the year in 2021.

Wines from families, not factories.

Bourget Imports is a specialty wine importing and distribution company featuring family growers. We strive to offer wines that deliver the highest quality possible at the greatest value. We work with a well curated selection that includes many notable wine producers from across the globe.

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Gulfi: Guardians of Sicily’s Terroir
Gulfi: Guardians of Sicily’s Terroir

Roman traditions & indigineous Sicilian varieties Vito Catania was one of many generations in a family focused on agriculture through the production of wine and olive oil. As Vito took over the family business, he pioneered a focus on the...

Paltrinieri Lambrusco: Art Inside & Out
Paltrinieri Lambrusco: Art Inside & Out

Situated on a narrow strip of land just between the Secchia and Panaro rivers just north of Modena, is Cantina Paltrineri’s main vineyard, “Christo”, where loose soils rich with organic matter impart salinity and savory notes to Paltrineri’s Lambruscos. ...

IT’S BACK! Pamplemousse á la française
IT’S BACK! Pamplemousse á la française

Before a sparkling water of the same name started trending in the American market, another grapefruit called pamplemousse had long been trending across France. Pamplemousse is French for “grapefruit”, and the French have long been making a wine...

Five generations in the making, Talai Berri Txakolina was the first of its kind
Five generations in the making, Talai Berri Txakolina was the first of its kind

At one time Txakoli was only found in private homes and nearly disappeared, but Talai Berri Txakolina made their household drink a business, also developing a D.O. as a means of protecting the production of wines from varieties their ancestors had worked so diligently for: Hondarribi Zuri and Hondarribi Beltza …

49 Million bubbles — But, who’s counting?
49 Million bubbles — But, who’s counting?

Beneath the limestone-laden vineyards of the Loire Valley in France there are caves are stippled throughout the countryside — wine caves, yes, but with a history longer than you might expect. In Saumur, an appellation of the Loire Valley, many...

An icon Among Spanish Wines: La Rioja Alta S.A.
An icon Among Spanish Wines: La Rioja Alta S.A.

Last week we discussed Carlos Serres as one of only five wineries in Rioja that have lasted over 100 years. Bourget Imports is proud two of Rioja’s five Centurian wineries in our portfolio, the other being La Roja Alta S.A.. Just a few years...