Deep purplish-reddish in colour, the 2012 Tributo Carmenere exhibits great intensity on the nose.
It opens with aromas of black fruits complemented by a soft hint of black pepper, clove, roasted red pepper and tarragon.
The palate features very delicate with smooth tannins, along with vibrant acidity and remarkable volume, all of which foretell good aging potential.
Carmenere 98%, Malbec 1%, Petit Verdot 1%.
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Hardys VR Pinot Grigio; Wonderfully fruity with notes of fleshy pears and sweet peaches laced with citrus undertones. Enjoy chilled with delicate fish and poultry dishes or try with Asian fusion cuisine.
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Muscat, Sauvignon Blanc and Clairette. Big Muscat nose, lots of flowers and fresh, bursting grapes, touches of peach and mango fruitiness.
The palate develops a little more of the herby green crunch, and a very dry, very flavourful finish and has a nice texture.
Ksara Estate lies in the heart of the Bekaa Valley near Baalbeck. It is called Ksara because it was the site of a ksar or fortress at the time of the religious military campaigns.
The property was bought by the Jesuits in 1857 when it was already famed as a vineyard, and they maintained the tradition of winemaking on the estate.
A very elegant wine. Excellent...
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Beyer Ranch has historically been a premier Livermore Valley location for Zinfandel. The estate vineyards are planted on carefully selected sites on the sloping benches that lead to the banks of the Arroyo del Valle and Arroyo Mocho streams. Grapes from these Zinfandel vineyards produce lustrous wines with deep richness.
Each vineyard was harvested separately and fermented in upright fermenters. Rack and return, which is the process of draining all of the free-run juice off the cap and then returning the free-run juice back over the top of the fermenter, was performed twice daily. This method increases the colour and...
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Vintage Ports are made exclusively from the grapes of one harvest. Bottled after two years in casks, it is in the bottle that the long, slow, ageing process transforms the young wine into a magnificent Vintage Port.
A Croft Vintage is only declared in years of optimum quality. These demanding standards mean that a Croft Vintage might be declared perhaps only two or three times in a decade.
Vibrant ruby colour turning to brick on the rim. Intense, rich, jammy damson and strawberry fruit aromas. Good depth and complexity on the nose, with additional notes of spice and leather. Finely structured palate with great balance....
Colour: Deep garnet red, with purple highlights.
Nose: Red fruit (raspberry, blackcurrant), with a hint of liquorice.
Palate: Good attack, it is a round, elegant wine, soft and concentrated tannins, and a long after taste of blackcurrant and raspberry, spicy (pepper) when it is young.
Soil: The Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne grows on different types of soil, from West to East: les Bessards: Granite origin. It forms the soul of a good Hermitage wine le Meal: Old alluvial terraces, with a lot of gravels and rolled pebbles, more or less chalky les Greffieux: Limon with rolled stones.
Harvest: Hand harvesting at...
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Lightly aromatic and floral in character with delicate flavours of white blossom and peaches, balanced with refreshing acidity.
Ideal as an accompaniment to fish, white meats, starters and salads.
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Remarkable colour intensity, shiny appearance.
Tremendous bouquet in terms of variety of aromas and of power.
Tempranillo aromas find a balance with those of ageing, mostly toasty and balsamic aromas.
Round and structured on the palate.
Softened by 2 years in barrel, this lovely wine is aromatic and spicy delivering rich fruit on the savoury palate with an elegant and complex finish.
A selection of the best grapes from our Rioja Alta vineyards around the village of Villalba (hand harvested). Prior to commencing the alcoholic fermentation, the whole bunches of grapes are cooled down to a low temperature in...
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Colour - Straw Yellow.
Nose - A very fruity wine with hints of pear & apple.
Taste - Well balanced and full rounded taste which ends with a most elegant finish.
Perfect for fish starters and first courses, with enough body & character to make it pleasant to drink on it's own.
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