A lively, youthful ruby wine with fresh cherry aromas that develop into a rich cherry pie character in the mouth. Body comes from soft, supple tannins that match the concentrated fruit through to the characterful finish.
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A very pleasant wine.
Bright, clear red colour. Aromas are surprising in their intensity and fruit.
On the palate, a tender, supple, graceful, round body.
Very flavourful in the aftertaste, with a hint of blackberry jam.
When the wine gets older, wild blackberry is the dominant aroma.
After 3 or 5 years, the wine takes on a distinctive smell of truffle and undergrowth evolving towards notes of venison.
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The Escarpment 'Insight Series' allows individual vineyard expression from exceptional sites within the Martinborough Geographic Indication. This wine was grown on the McCreanor Vineyard Princess Street, Martinborough from 29 year old vines. A combination of slightly heavier soils and a single clone, 10/5 on own roots, always rewards us with this particular style; soft, ripe, pure fruit expressions in an exceedingly New World Pinot Noir.
It was open topped fermented in traditional wooden cuvees, hand plunged every 12 hours, with a total vat time of 15 days. After pressing it was matured in 30% new French oak barriques for...
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A different style of Sauvignon, ripe, with delicious citrus fruits and herbaceous notes.
Intense aromas of ripe tropical fruits combined with grapefruit notes.
Soft herbaceous aromas such as fresh grass, very typical of the variety.
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As seen at Taste London. Blend of Fuji, Pouliot, Golden Russet, Cortland, McMillan, Honey Gold and other traditional apple varieties that do not fall from the trees during autumn. Light orange with coppery reflections in colour. Aromas of ripe apple blending together with tobacco, spices, caramel and fruit. It tastes bright and fresh with lingering notes of butterscotch. Perfect with Foi Gras, Blue veined cheese or Tarte Tatin. Picked between January 3 and 15, 2009, while the temperature was approximately -15°C, the fruits still hanging on trees were dehydrated by the sun and literally cooked by the cold and wind....
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Deep red with burgundy highlights. Intense aromas dominated by ripe red fruits and jams, combined with soft aromatic contribution of oak, vanilla, chocolate and smoke. Elegant in the mouth, good concentration and smoothness, with silky tannins, typical of Argentine malbec.
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