This Albarino is a medium-dry wine, with zesty grapefruit, ripe figs and nutty flavours and an almost salty minerality. It is an aromatic wine with a creamy structured palate. 100% Albarino, Single Estate, Awatere Valley, Marlborough. Pairs well with fine seafood, chicken and Paella dishes, Tapas and snacks This wine is best enjoyed young. Can cellar for up to 4 years.
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The grapes for this wine were grown on the hills and flatter vineyards surrounding the town of San Salvo in Abruzzo.
Deep ruby red, with lifted perfumes of dark fruits, plums and cherries and a hint of mocha.
Soft, ripe tannins and a delicious chocolate-cherry finish.
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Straw yellow with hints of gold and green. The complex bouquet releases subtle notes of lime blossom, yellow peach and apricot, and zesty grapefruit. The palate is crisp and delicious, perfectly echoing the aromatics on the nose, with tangy fruit and a long-lasting, mineral finish.
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Light straw in colour with a fresh, generous perfume with notes of flint and flowers. On the palate it is intense and concentrated with a lovely pure fruit character. Flavours of peach and lime follow through to a long, minerally finish.
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This wine is entirely produced from the Greek grape variety of Malagousia that was saved from extinction due to the efforts of Vangelis Gerovassiliou.
Further to skin contact to enhance the extraction of aromas, it is partially barrel-fermented and then matures on its lees for a few months, gaining depth in flavour and floral aromas.
It has a brilliant straw colour with greenish shades and an aroma of matured fruit such as pear, mango and citrus.
On the palate the rich flavours of lemon peel enhance the appealing mouthfeel, adding a well-balanced finish. Best served at 8-10 degrees centigrade.
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