It has dark ruby colour, an excellent and complex structure.
Its blackberry fruit offers spice and depth, finishes dry and is totally unique.
To sip deliciously on release at 16-18 degrees centigrade yet keep for 15-20 years.
Food pairing: interesting partner with hearty stews, savoury dishes, flavoured game dishes.
A luscious blend of three Greek indigenous red varietals: Limnio, Mavroudi and Mavrotragano.
Limnio, mentioned by the philosopher Aristotle as Limnia ampelos (vine from the Greek island Limnos), is the oldest attested Greek grape variety.
Entirely fermented in oak tanks, where malolactic fermentation...
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Shiny gold yellow colour. Open fruity nose (dried apricot) with botrytis notes and honey flavours.
Well balanced in mouth, not overwhelmed by richness.
Pleasant touches of citrus and ripe apricot. Good fruity and spicy final (vanilla).
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20cl A fresh ruby coloured sparkling rosé from the premium Scavi & Ray prosecco vineyards. Delicate initial sweetness, a lively sparkle and a pleasantly dry finish deliver delicious fruity refreshment and taste. Serve 810 degrees
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Colour: Strong colours of deep ruby red. Nose: Powerful concentrated nose. Palate: Fleshy and Full bodied with mellow tannins, good fruits and a long finish. Food Pairing: Ideal with roasted meats, venison, and cheese. Crop and leaf thinning reduce possible disease and increase quality by reducing actual yield to about 49hl ha. Average vine age is 40 years plus. 90% merlot, 10% Cabernet sauvignon. Very selective hand picking, selection and vinification in temperature controlled vats, produce a well balanced wine, rich in colour and fruits. After initial cold maceration for 4 to 5 days temperature-controlled fermentation,...
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Dark purple in colour, with equally dark fruit filling the nose. Bramble, blueberry and cherry aromas predominate, accompanied by subtle floral hints. Rich and smooth on the palate, with a spicy finish.
The Camins is Alvaro's entry level wine and is great value for money.
The grapes come from a range of climats around Gratallops and from 10-50 year old vines planted on terraced slopes. The cepage is 50% Carignena, 40% Garnacha and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah and the wine spends 8 months in older French barrels.
Alvaro Palacios first came to Gratallops in 1989, thanks to a group of local producers commited to obtaining...
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Excellent colour concentration with a touch of maturity on the rim.
On the nose, the 1997 Vintage is spicy, with layers of rich, black fruit, a hint of cocoa and tobacco.
On the palate, the fruit is concentrated and powerful, with elegant, ripe tannins and great structure without being cooked.
Lower levels of brandy were used in this ripe vintage, resulting in a beautifully balanced Port.
Long, spiced finish.
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Appearance : Ruby red, with orange reflections.
Nose : The first nose has a discrete spicy note, with a hint of graphite. With aeration it opens up to reveal violet, kirsch and cherry stone perfumes.
Mouth : A supple attack, with a tannic structure, gently enlivened by polished and smooth tannins.
The final lingers on notes of cherry spirit.
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Perfect with tea biscuits and light sweets, but try it as well with full-flavoured canapes and with aromatic, but not sharp, cheeses. 100% Moscato Reale.
Lively, deep straw-yellow in hue.
Classic moscato nose, releasing nuances of candied pineapple and toasty oak.
Heady warmth on the palate, rich and complex, sweet but showing a clean, crisp finish that practically compels another sip.
Best served chilled.
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