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.
'La Giustiniana - Gavi di Gavi Montessora 2015 Magnum 1.5lt Deal' priced at £40.85 => Click for Deal
This Syrah has rich aromas and flavours of dark berry, chocolate, coffee, roasted marshmallow and spice. Forward yet well-structured tannins complement the toasted oak, yielding a full-bodied wine with a rich, lingering finish. Prime Livermore Valley vineyards were selected for the Nth Degree program because of their consistent production of exceptional fruit. The vineyards were ultra-farmed; every vine receives at least fifteen passes by hand - to pruning, leaf pulling, removing shoots, and thinning clusters, in an effort to ensure that the grape clusters remaining at harvest are of the highest quality. The grapes were harvested...
'Wente Vineyards - Nth Degree Syrah 2005 6x 75cl Bottles Deal' priced at £238.62 => Click for Deal
Prestige selection wines are blended from Josmeyer's most favoured vineyards in Wintzenheim, Turckheim and Wettolsheim. The grapes are hand-picked and carefully chosen from vines a minimum of 35 years old. Like the sprites from popular legends, this wine is cheerful, pleasant and good child. It brings pleasure and joy of living. Straw yellow in colour. A discrete nose reveals white flowers. The palate is plump and rounded, showing ripe apricot and plum with floral tones which is finely balanced by a taut acidity which lends freshness and balance. A dense wine, with typical acidity of the 2010 vintage which will age well....
'Josmeyer - Pinot Blanc 'Les Lutins' 2012 6x 75cl Bottles Deal' priced at £106.38 => Click for Deal
Small bubbles forming a very fine rosary and persistent crown. Golden yellow colour with golden reflections. Good intense aromas on the nose of mature fruits including peach and candied apricot, and aromas from the ageing of toasted dried fruits and wood. On the mouth good structure with good balance and carbonic potential. Aftertaste of pastries and mature fruits.
'Vilarnau - Gran Reserva Brut Vintage 2010 6x 75cl Bottles Deal' priced at £105.13 => Click for Deal
Blackcurrant aromas are complemented by scents of dried herbs and notes of black pepper and spice, followed by a palate with serious structure from the Bordeaux varieties and finishing off with softness from the Shiraz.
50% Shiraz; 29% Merlot; 21% Cabernet Sauvignon.
'Rustenberg - Stellenbosch R M Nicholson 2014 75cl Bottle Deal' priced at £10.75 => Click for Deal
Dense, purple-tinged ruby red.
Good varietal nose, with hints of dried plum and morello cherry.
Generous and complex in the mouth, with excellent structure, and a finish exhibiting the pleasant, bitterish note typical of the Negroamaro.
90% Negroamaro, 10% Malvasia Nera.
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Sight: very intense dark purple tones. Full robe, clean and birght wine. On the nose is wide, powerful, very complex. Excellent balance between the ageing aromas such as species of vainilla, black pepper, cloves, liquorice, dark chocolate, leather and cocoa. On the mouth is powerful, sweet tannins skeleton that gives a great mouth-filling feeling well combined with a touch of acidity. Its is complex, long persistent and has a harmonious finish.
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