Deep honey colour, complex and full flavoured with notes of toffee and caramel, rich, luscious and beautifully balanced.
Reserve de Leoville Barton 2013, Saint-Julien, is the second wine of 2ème Cru Classé Château Léoville Barton. Léoville Barton is an austere wine, but La Reserve shows its cedary, pure blackcurrant and cassis fruit notes earlier in its life.
This wine has all the seriousness, subtleness, elegance and nuances that old Semillon is capable of. A greenish yellow with golden tones. Complex and elegant aromas of citrus, white flowers and vanilla lead to a perfectly balanced palate, with an elegant finish.
Intense deep ruby red in colour, with concentrated aromas of currants, blueberries and cherries and a beautifully balanced palate.
Elegant aromas of wild dark fruits are layered with subtle hints of vanilla, chocolate and spice. Complex and rich on the palate, with smooth ripe tannins and a long, generous finish.
Champagne Moutard Prestige Rosé NV is made from 100% Pinot Noir, macerated for a short time on its skins to give it its delicate salmon pink colour. It is then aged for more than 3 years on its lees following fermentation, giving rich, biscuity summer fruit flavours.
André Brunel Châteauneuf-du-Pape Rouge 'Les Cailloux' 2013 is a blend of Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre. The Syrah component is first aged in barrique; then, after the final blending, the new wine is aged for a further 18 months in large oak casks. This is a powerful, herb and plum scented Châteauneuf, with layers of spicy flavours and a long, elegant finish.
A cool climate expression, with grapefruit and mineral flavours coming through on this full-flavoured wine finishing on a long, saline note.
Castello di Pomino Benefizio 2016, from the Marchesi di Frescobaldi, is made from 100% Chardonnay, sourced from the single vineyard of the same name, at 700 metres' altitude, and aged in barriques for 10 months. The wine shows complex aromas of mimosa blossom, white peach and ripe banana; the palate is rich, complex and exotic.
Characteristic intense red colour, with violet shades. Complex aromas of ripe red fruits, and sweet notes of violets. Oak ageing gives the wine delicate hints of vanilla and tobacco, with a touch of chocolate. A structured, full bodied wine, with rounded sweet tannins, and aromatic notes that linger, giving a long lasting finish.
Andeluna Cabernet Franc Grand Reserve 'Pasionado' 2014 is a stunning, dense, complex yet refined Cabernet Franc, aged in 85% new French oak and 15% American oak for 18 months.
Pale golden yellow with a persistent effervescence, this creamy wine offers a good depth of flavour. Ripe, rich fruits dominate, complemented by an abundance of fresh apple, apricots and a tangy hint of orange zest. Harmoniously balanced, the texture is tight with an inviting streak of minerality and a crisp finish.