Product Search

Erik's Weekly Pairing
Cheese of the Month
Cheese & Wine Tastings
CSBH Podcasts
Gourmet Recipes

previous Previous page
Weekly Pairing 3/19/2012

Bookmark and Share
Domaine Phillipe Gilbert "Les Renardiéres"
Menetou - Salon Blanc

The Domaine Phillipe Gilbert is a family run biodynamic vineyard in the Menetou -Salon appellation in France's Loire Valley. The family farms 67 acres of vineyards planted to Pinot Noir and sauvignon blanc situated north of Bourges.

Brothers Jean-Phillipe and Phillipe produce one of my favorite Sauvignons from a special 2.5 acre plot called "Les Renardiéres". They only produce 38 hectoliters which evens out to about 5,000 bottles. The wine experiences 11 months in cask and was bottled in February of 2008. Now, with 4 years in bottle, the wine is drinking at its peak. It has a golden hue and smells of white flowers and citrus. It is the perfect expression of mature Sauvignon Blanc.

$7.50 each approx. 2-3oz

One of the most simple and famous of all of France's cheese. This goats milk cheese is made all over the country. It is most popular in the Loire Valley and the south of France. Its small size makes it easy to travel and the perfect amount for a snack with a glass of wine. They are delicious and creamy when young and perfect for grating when aged, pairing perfectly with dry white wines.

Something sweet...
Our fig and almond cake, made in Spain. Dried pressed figs and almonds are pressed together making the perfect accompaniment to a little cheese. Slice thinly for best flavor. $10/ea, 8.82 oz

Some of the items below require overnight shipping (marked with *)

  1 bottle Domaine Phillipe Gilbert "Les Renardiéres" Menetou - Salon Blanc 2006 $25.00 (currently out of stock)

  1 round Crottin 2-3oz $7.50*


  Fig & Almond Cake- 8.82 oz $10.00




The Cheese Store of Beverly Hills
419 N. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, California 90210
Store Hours: Monday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. View our Holiday Hours
tel: 310.278.2855 toll-free: 800.547.1515 fax: 310.278.3429 or
© 1998-2016 The Cheese Store of Beverly Hills. All rights reserved.
Shipping and Return Policy