John Crabbie's distinctive elephant trademark stems from the Scots merchant adventurers who pioneered trade with countries from the Orient, from which they still buy the herbs, spices, fruit and ginger (a reputed aphrodisiac and cure for 'mal de mer') for Crabbie's original Scottish Green Ginger. It was during the time of the Raj that another Scot, a Colonel MacDonald, first created the famous 'Whisky MacDonald' or 'Whisky Mac' - Equal measure of Crabbie's and Scotch whisky), a truly warming experience.
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Bright red colour. Intense aromas of ripe cherries mixed with liquorice and spices.
Complex and well-crafted. Very pure fruit. Crunchy texture and well integrated tannins.
Long and refreshing aftertaste.
100% Pinot Noir.
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Beautiful red with ruby highlights. A complex nose revealing an earthy mix of red fruit, spice and liquorice. Rounded in the mouth with the same juicy flavours as on the nose rounded out with hints of coffee.
Harmonious with supple tannins.
Grancey was the name of the last owners of the chateau situated on the road of Corton, before the Latour family bought it in 1891. This wine, produced by Maison Louis Latour, is unique and exclusive. It is a blend of four areas of Domaine Latour Corton Grand Cru: Les Bressandes, Les Perrieres, Les Graves and Clos du Roi, the proportions of which vary depending on the vintage. The...
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Deep red with a purple sheen. The fine nose shows floral and herbaceous notes with subtle red fruits. Great tannins, supple and with great depth, with lovely intensity of flavour and a touch of minerality, this Barolo is a classic example of the Nebbiolo grape at its best.
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Deep crimson with garnet hues. This stunning vintage has incredibly fragrant aromas of ripe plum, blue and black berry fruits, spice, sage and fresh bay leaf with notes of tar and cedar. These aromas follow through to the palate with rich, complex, concentrated dark fruits, spice and herbaceous nuances, tightly wound balanced acidity, textured layers and fine, long velvety tannins.
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Wines from the 2011 vintage are expressive and vivacious. The Vaucoupin includes a great aromatic purity and roundness, giving a very balanced wine. The initial bouquet is floral, followed by aromas of orange and fresh pear. The palate is mineral with a citrus vein that continues through the finish. 100% Chardonnay.
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