The name Santa Digna was given to the crosses marking the district boundaries of a land. These crosses served to delimit territories and symbolised good fortune and protection for those who were leaving for other climes.
This is a merlot that was obtained after several years of experimentation in plantations with different climates. Aged for six months in American oak casks until bottling, with no type of filtration.
A wine with great aromatic intensity, highlights being the notes of plum and dark berry jam mixed with spicy hints of vanilla and liquorice.
This wine is recommended to accompany legumes, white meats...
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Dense ruby colour in the glass, with aromas of berries and boiled sweets on the nose.
The palate is distinguished by notes of dark, ripe cherry fruit and rich chocolate cake, leading to a warm, velvety finish.
A sweet red wine with a residual sugar level of 171.8g/l.
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Cune Imperial Gran Reserva is an intense ruby red colour.
The nose is rich and enticing with black and red berry fruit and licorice notes.
The palate is generously fruity with toasty oak, supple tannins with savoury balsamic nuances and a long finish.
This wine is produced from grapes harvested in vineyards over 20 years old in the area around Villalba and Haro in Rioja Alta, bush pruned, with low yields, and are picked by hand.
Only the healthiest and ripest grapes are selected, and following destalking the grapes are cold macerated prior to a cool fermentation.
Following a long maceration to achieve optimum...
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The wine has a deep, intense red colour.
On the nose, you will find many ripe, rich flavours: Black cherries, plums, blackcurrant and hints of chocolate and mint.
These rich flavours follow through on the palate with black pepper spices coming through on the after taste.
The wine offers good extract on the palate with lots of good structured tannin to ensure good maturation potential.
2013 SA Top 100 winner.
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The Ros has a bright pink colour with aromas of fresh summer raspberries and strawberries. It is off-dry, with crunchy red fruits along with crisp balancing acidity and is especially lovely in the sun.
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A rose wine, made from a combination of two traditional grape varieties: Garnacha and Carinena. 40 years have passed since we first made this wine with its own unique personality. It was Miguel Torres Carbo who, striving to make a strongly coloured rose with fruity aromas, experimented with the Garnacha Tinta and Carinena grape varietals, achieving a rose that stood out from the rest and has continued to do so down through the years. This wine is characterised by its freshness and notes of red berries (redcurrant) accompanied by notes of apple and banana. On the palate it's very balanced and lush, with a long, persistent...
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A dark gold colour with copper hints. Penetrating smoky wood aromas. In the mouth the wine is soft, reminiscent of dates and dried apricots. Complex and well balanced. The 'Anada 1997' is a vintage sherry produced from 100 per cent Palomino grapes. In order to preserve the natural sugars fermentation was arrested, and the wine was aged for 17 years in American oak barrels. The 1997 vintage produced 8.000 bottles. Food pairings - Pairs well with foie gras, fruit desserts, cakes, pastries and soft cheeses (such as the Torta del Casar).
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