Blackcurrant and crushed leaf flavours of Cabernet Sauvignon mixed with perfume of violets from savoury Touriga create unique, satisfying red.
Harvested fully ripe, individual varietal parcels were processed separately, crushed to a combination of open and closed fermenters, with regular pump-overs and plunging during fermentation.
Pressed to stainless steel tanks where the wine underwent its secondary malolactic fermentation then rolled down to a mixture of barrique, hogshead and large format French oak.
Blending was completed on the bench, working with individual components to create the final blend.
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As spring and the early part of summer were cool, the resulting wine has fruit with a great balance of flavour and acidity.
Fruit was hand picked and pressed directly to new and 1 year old oak. No additions were made and the wine fermented naturally.
Pale straw in colour and on the nose hints of lemon, dairy, mushrooms and roasted nuts. The palate is full flavoured and rich with a creamy elegance. There are savoury hints of mushroom and French butter, which compliment the roasted nut and gentle citrus fruit notes. Minerality, intensity, a firm acid backbone and a long finish complete...
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Andeluna 1300 is a wine that clearly breaks away from the rest of its kind, due to both, the intensity of its colours and the expressiveness of the ripe fruit that permeates its flavours.
An exalted representative of the New World wines, it has an excellent quality/price ratio.
The grapes used to produce these wines come from our vineyards, located 1300 meters (4300 feet) above sea level.
Red colour with violet hues.
Aromas of red ripe peppers, black pepper and red fruits.
Aromas with tobacco and chocolate notes granted by its aging in oak barrels.
Balanced, full bodied with soft tannins.
Serve at 16...
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Japanese Fruit Liqueur70cl Choya Umeshu Extra Years is a premium Umeshu made with the finest grade Nanko Ume fruit, which are harvested in the Wakayama region of Japan. The Ume fruit are handpicked especially for Choya.
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Austria's wonder grape puts in another star turn.
Now resplendent in bright green livery, the Friendly GV delivers its customary and bewildering array of delicious flavours; peach, apple, pepper, you name it, this wine's got it!
Gruner Veltliner has effected a Cinderella-like transformation and now finds itself feted like a supermodel.
This is clean and crisp with lots of intense citrus fruit flavours and pairs perfectly with a range of foods.
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Nose: A black aromatic theme graphite, flint, char. A sensitive yet apparent veil of oak ever so shy, compliant.
Palate: Full and expansive. An immersion of flavour saturation and a textural continuum
across the palate. Mouth-coating sweet tannins and balanced acidity never confronted by any threat of new oak.
Black olive and chocolate notes resonate with an abundance of fruits and plum, prune,
blackberries, wild blueberrie.
Persistent length and flavour, finishing firm and assertive.
Peak Drinking: 2017 to 2032 .
Bin 28 offers a showcase of warm-climate Australian Shiraz, ripe, robust and generously flavoured....
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