Founded in 1868 by the famed oenologist Antonio Carpene Malvolti, the winery has been a crucial contributor to the history and study of Prosecco and is now run by the fourth generation of a family that specialises in the making of sparkling wines. Grapes for the Prosecco di Conegliano are selected only from the best hillside vineyards in the DOC Treviso area. Carpene Malvolti Prosecco Spumante Rose Brut is described by the winery as a noble and complex wine dedicated to high altitude tasters. It is made from Pinot Noir and the local Raboso grape, lightly macerated, to give a wine with delicate summer fruit aromas and intense...
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Skillogalee Gewurztraminers are made in the classic style - aromatic and spicy with a crisp finish.
Fruit quality was excellent after flavours were able to develop during the final few weeks of the growing season. Yields were low in 2011 due to an usually cold, wet season and the need to selectivley avoid substandard bunches. That said, whatever the fruit lacked in tonnage it made up for with pure Gewurztraminer character and intensity.
The wine shows the unmistakable floral, rose petal aromas and flavours of Traminer fruit, sometimes also reminiscent of passion fruit and lychees. The 2011 wine was fermented with...
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Colour: Brilliant pale lime yellow. Nose: Intense fruit aromas of sweet citrus, tropical fresh fruit and mineral notes. Palate: Light and fresh palate, with pleasant roundness and a grassy finish. Service and Food Pairing: Perfect for fresh vegetable salads, sea food and appetizers. Serve well chilled from 6 to 8° C (42°F to 46°F). Harvest: The fall - winter 2009, with the exception of June, was much drier and cooler than usual with about 30% less rainfall in our vineyards. September was also cold, so bud break happened a bit later than last season. The spring showed normal amounts of rainfall but with very...
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This is an elegant single vineyard Sauvignon with fresh citrus aromas and a richness and complexity that balances the crisp acidity.
Light greenish-yellow in colour, this very lush wine is intensely aromatic with abundant tropical fruit such as guava and passion fruit, perfectly balanced with the mineral notes and herbal tones so typical of high-end Sauvignon Blanc. The palate offers both volume and silkiness, with a light creaminess that enhances the herbal notes and a beautiful minerality. An excellent wine that represents the best that Aconcagua Costa has...
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The minerality and fruit of the Saar Riesling, the bitterness of the wormwood and the floral, spicy aromas of the regional herbs and flowers give this limited vermouth wine from the Saar Valley its unique lightness and elegance.
Carefully hand-picked Riesling grapes from the Zilliken estate and the craftsmanship of Andreas Vallendar guarantee a high-quality product which promises supreme drinking pleasure.
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Ruby-garnet in colour with an intensely perfumed nose and notes of redcurrant, blackberry and a smoky edge. On the palate, the characteristic tannins of Nebbiolo have been softened by the warm summer and the fruit character boosted. Long and very elegant on the finish.
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This is a blend of two grapes, Chardonnay and Viognier.
Together they make a wine which has a great combination of fresh citrus and ripe peach flavours.
Its quite full-bodied so is a good wine for people who don't like very light, crisp wine.
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This easy-drinking wine comes from Chile's renowned Valle Central Region, where long hot days are followed by cool nights. This temperature difference ensures the grapes ripen slowly, so they develop maximum flavour. This is simply outstanding wine for the money, soft super-juicy ripe plummy fruit and a long full-flavoured finish.
A lovely drink on its own or enjoy with pasta or barbequed meats.
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