Musky aromas and flavours of lemon-lime, pepper and herbs, plus a subtle suggestion of ripe peach. Plush and broad but with harmonious spicy, grapefruit notes giving the wine lift. Fresh but fully ripe and nicely tactile, even plush, and long on the aftertaste.
Traditionally styled with intense dark fruits, plums and blackberries with nuances of leather follow through to a richly textured palate. Complex and structured, elderberry and blackberry are enveloped by hints of vanilla and focussed mineral notes. Beautifully balanced with a long persistent finish.
Fine and elegant with citrus and yellow fruit aromas, through to a vibrant palate of green and lime fruits, which is beautifully fresh and balanced. Dry, with a pleasing note of bitter almonds on the finish.
Andeluna Malbec Altitud is aged in French oak barrels for 8-12 months, then a further 6 months in bottle, before release. The wine shows aromas of figs and plums, with notes of vanilla, coffee and chocolate granted by its ageing in French oak barrels. Ripe in the mouth with soft tannins and long velvety finish.
Rich golden colour, with a fine aroma of exotic fruits, Soave Classico DOC Monte Fiorentine Ca'Rugate is full and rich in flavour. This is a structured wine which will reach its peak after 1-2 years in bottle.
Distinctive cassis, dark plum and mulberry notes are enhanced by nuances of Asian 5 spice, mint and touches of mocha. Deliciously approachable now, a ripe tannic grip underpins the fruit and leads to a hint of spice on the persistent finish.
Varietally expressive with ample plum and blackberry fruits, there is a warm earth and spicy savouriness that immediately appeals with a backbone of fine, opulent tannins and a rich, persistent finish.
Château La Fleur Grands Landes Montagne Saint-Emilion is a medium bodied Bordeaux, with spicy dark fruits and herbal notes combined with earthy hints. A beautifully balanced wine with silky tannins and a light finish.
A medium-bodied Bordeaux showing concentrated fruit aromas backed by delicate woody notes. In the mouth is has good freshness, while the structure shows high quality tannins. Nicely balanced, velvety and powerful.
An opulent, powerful and rich wine with seamless oak integration and notes of ripe red fruits, liqueur cherries and blackberry. Subtle complexity in the form of spice, balsamic, herbal scrubland and liquorice adds to this expressive and well-structured wine. Elegant with a deliciously endless finish.
Flavours of ripe plums and red cherries give way to balsamic and savoury notes. The palate is full-bodied, with plush, velvety tannins and the finish is long and intense, with subtle notes of liquorice and spice.
Vermentino Ammiraglia Toscana Frescobaldi is a lovely, intense straw colour, which leads to an impressive bouquet of fragrant blossom and exotic fruits, along with a fascinating vein of earthy minerality which is classic of this area. Fresh, crisp and sapid, but well sustained by its structure, it has an intriguing hint of almond on the finish.
Costa di Bussia Dolcetto d'Alba is a smooth, cherry and violet scented Dolcetto from Piemonte. It shows fresh aromas with hints of raspberry and plums; the palate is juicy with pleasant cherry and almond flavours.
Terre More dell Ammiraglia Maremma Toscana, from the Marchesi de Frescobaldi, has wonderful aromas of deep, dark fruits- blackberry and blackcurrant giving way to spiced notes of liquorice and vanilla. Enveloping and beautifully complex, with fine and elegant tannins and a deliciously, long finish.