Colour: Great layer, almost impenetrable. Dark bigarreau cherry background with a deep red edging.
Nose: Very intense, the aromas pour out the glass filling the space. Ripe black fruits with very fresh red noted that left the wood in a secondary level. Subtle aromatic herbs, fennel and fine liquorice. The aromas of the damp earth and violets can be appreciated in the background.
Palate: Voluminous a caress touch that expands in the mouth. Very fine and silky tannin. Black fruit with fresh red hint. A very powerful retronasal in which can be appreciated the nose nuances. Very pleasant, feeling at the same time a silky...
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The Escarpment 'Insight Series' allows individual vineyard expression from exceptional sites within the Martinborough Geographic Indication. This wine was grown on the McCreanor Vineyard Princess Street, Martinborough from 29 year old vines. A combination of slightly heavier soils and a single clone, 10/5 on own roots, always rewards us with this particular style; soft, ripe, pure fruit expressions in an exceedingly New World Pinot Noir.
It was open topped fermented in traditional wooden cuvees, hand plunged every 12 hours, with a total vat time of 15 days. After pressing it was matured in 30% new French oak barriques for...
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A fortified port style of red wine.
Red purple in colour with light brown hues due to the amount of ageing.
The aroma is very seductive and full of ripe plum, black fruits, dried figs and nuts.
This is a rich and complex wine with spicy notes of cinnamon, toasted almonds and leather. Sweet silky tannins and a long and pleasant finish.
The fruit is crushed and a classic fermentation carried out for 10 days with selected yeasts, with remontage, delestage and pigeage, until achieving a residual sugar of 120 grams per litre. Then, the wine is fortified and aged in French oak barrels for 25 months.
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Initial green and yellow fruit aromas are mixed with soft herb & spice notes. With its traditional white pepper flavour, this is classic Grner Veltliner. The palate is tight, yet demonstrates fine fruitiness, power and a cool, spicy mineral character before a long finish.
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Classic traditional style of Chianti, with good structure and fruit, spiciness, and firm tannins. Food friendly wine with a intense black cherries and spice on the nose. Firm tannins and noticeable acidity.
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The aromas of citrus, spice and green apple lead into a palate of dense minerality and citrus fruit, green herb, and sweet pea notes.
Federspiel signifies a purely Wachau wine, fermented dry, naturally between 11.5 % and 12.5 % alcohol.
The name 'Hinter der Burg', which has not been changed since the 13th century, means behind the old castle Weissenkirchen.
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The Malvazija is the same grape variety as Malvasia Istriana, native to the Croatian and Slovenian coastal areas that used to belong to Italy.
Golden yellow in colour with bright green flashes. Intense aromas of tropical fruit and ground almonds give way to floral notes of acacia.
Fruity and pleasantly soft on the palate, with distinct almond flavours that continue on the finish.
100% Malvasia Istriana.
This unique variety is known for being taut and zesty, but also slightly honeyed in character.
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The wine's name, Crede, refers to clayey terrains with subsoils of marine sandstone situated in the hills where the Prosecco, Verdiso and Pinot Bianco vines do not suffer from drought in critical periods. The grapes develop a notable wealth of noble acids, aromas and fruitiness. Colour: Brilliant straw yellow with a perlage consisting of a myriad of minute and persistent bubbles. Bouquet: Scents of wildflowers that are appropriately Intense and fresh and an emerging and agreeable note of fruitiness. Flavour: As in the bouquet, there are fruity hints of apples and pears and their harmony is completed by a rich and refined...
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Light in colour, the Vat 6 Pinot Noir has a strawberry lift on the nose with stalk character from the whole bunch ferment adding complexity. The palate is delicate with bright berry fruit characters being the forerunner to the fine tannin structure. It is a wine that will age well in the medium term. This wine was fermented in small hand plunged open vats at Tyrrell's historic Ashman's winery. Partial carbonic maceration was achieved by leaving approximately 30% as whole bunches in the ferment. The wine was then matured in a range of new, one and two year old French barriques.
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