Sweet dessert wine made from our fully botrysized Sauvignon Blanc grapes. A very aromatic wine with lush flavours. It is ripe, sweet dessert wine with a sumptuous palate of citrus blossom, marmalade and honey, hazelnut and almonds.
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Pale gold with lemon rind rim.
Soft dried apricots with an oak and vanilla undertow.
White fleshed peaches, almond paste, and windfall oranges.
Grapes were hand-harvested in 10kg lug boxes and pre-cooled before hand sorting, destemming and crushing.
Skin contact was limited to 4 hours and the free run juice drained off to settle overnight before inoculation.
The fermentation took place in 400 litre barrels.
The wine matured for 14 months in 400 liter French barrels, of which 75% new and 25% second fill.
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2013 was a good vintage, characterised by abundant rains during winter and spring, which delayed budburst and fruit set.
Bright ruby red in colour. The bouquet is full of red fruit, with hints of black cherry and blueberry.
The wine has excellent balance and length with a tangy finish of blackberry and dried fruit.
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Classic Syrah nose with a very intense fruit-driven character.
Made from 15 year old Syrah vines, this wine shows a smoky, liquorice character and a hint of dark chocolate with a lovely smooth and chunky but velvety texture.
No oak ageing but bags of complexity.
Serve at room temperature to accompany roast and grilled red meats.
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Cabernet Sauvignon brings great elegance and longevity, thanks to firm and velvety tannins. Nero d'Avola stands out with spice and cherry notes. The addition of Tannat enhances the fruity component while adding a great polyphenolic structure, rich in tannins. It is a variety ideal for long-ageing wines.
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LQVR Red is made from a selection of 28 plants and spices and a blend of red wines from the south of France and red Pineau de Charentes, La Quintinye Red Vermouth releases a complex and elegant bouquet of aromas.
With its vanilla and spice notes, it is extraordinarily long on the palate.
Colour: Deep amber red with an intense shine.
Bouquet: Well-balanced yet powerful with liquorice, prune and vanilla flavours, enveloped by chocolate-toffee notes.
Palate: Rich and intense with caramel, burnt vanilla and warm spiced notes, which evolve to a long-lasting finish.
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Limited stock, changing to 2012 soon. A pale yellow-green colour with a nose reminiscent of freshly squeezed lime juice. On the palate, it is elegant and refined with mineral overtones and a flinty core dominated by whiffs of black truffle.
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Graham's fine Tawny port is matured in seasoned oak casks and only extracted when it taste perfect. Dryer than the Ruby buy still contains the rich fruity flavour that is a trademark of Graham's. Serve with creamy desserts.
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A delicious red Burgundy, with harmonious flavours. Bright ruby colour. On the nose, intense aromas of wild cherry, liquorice and mild spices, evolving towards notes of undergrowth and mushroom. On the palate, excellent balance between tannin, acidity and 'gras' (velvety texture). The aftertaste is reminiscent of little red berries.
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