This vineyard neighbours that of La Framboisiere which produces powerful red wines.
In the Clos Rochette, the soil is particularly compact and hard to work, being strewn with little rocks, hence the name. Rich and complex white wines are produced here.
To maintain all the freshness and quality of the grapes, they are pressed and vinifed on site in Mercurey. The wine is then brought to Nuits-Saint-Georges to be matured.
Only a small part of the cuvee is raised in oak barrels for 10 to 12 months, which allows the wine to acquire delicate woody notes without masking the liveliness and the character sought after in the...
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Spicy, peppery, and even exotic notes like grapefruit and pineapple. The very clear, juicy fruit and beautiful acidity make this a very animated, pleasurable wine to drink.
Because of its structure and lengthy mineral palate, this is a wine of depth - even with its medium body.
A wonderfully representative Veltliner from the Kamptal.
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Stones Ginger wines was created in 1740 by the Finsbury Distilling company. The wine is made from a secret recipe containing raisins, ginger and a pepper from Australia. Perfect to drink on its own, or ad to a scotch whiskey.
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Non Vintage Rose ChampagneA lovely magnum of Krug Rose Champagne. A true delight with a golden hued pink body, this wonderful champagne dare to challenge the palate with tasting notes of buttery puff pastry, red berries and honey. Sublime
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The wine shows an abundance of tropical fruit, pear, grapefruit, lychee and green fig flavours on the nose that carry through to the palate.
The mouth feel is mineral, crisp yet rich, fruity and coats the palate evenly.
The well balanced acid and fresh flavours ensures a long lingering aftertaste.
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For Umberto Cesari, producing good wine is a family tradition with deep roots in this area of Romagna. It is here that Umberto and his wife Giuliana chose to start their company in 1965 by buying 20 hectares of land in the hills between 200 and 800 metres above sea level which extend from the Via Emilia towards the Apennine Mountains and the border of Tuscany.
Umberto Cesari Pignoletto Frizzante NV Emilia Romagna is the quintessential Italian aperitif wine: semi-sparkling, off-dry, fresh and bursting with the fresh fruit salad flavours that are characteristic of the local Pignoletto grape.
Suitable served as an aperitif...
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