A powerful yet elegant red with ripe berried fruits enhanced by a subtle note of oak spice. Full bodied, with juicy fruit and an attractive savoury note on the finish.
A classic method sparkling wine with a very fine and persistent effervescence. Perfumed aromas of apple and white peach, combine with buttery, brioche notes. Delicate hints of pineapple and lemon add to the complexity. The palate is soft, velvety and textured, and beautifully balanced by a refreshing vein of acidity. The subtle citrus finish notably...
A superb example of Dalmatia’s renowned indigenous white variety, Pošip. Intense citrus, passionfruit and peach flavours are lifted by a refreshing minerality, creating an exotic, elegant style with a textured palate and a persistent finish. Intriguingly packaged with an understated label.
Gerard Bertrand Cigalus Rouge is an intense ruby colour with a mahogany hue. Intense, complex and very aromatic nose; very ripe black fruit, jam, spice, liquorice and truffle. The palate is lush and rich with velvety tannins. The aromas of black fruit - blackberries, black cherries and plums - reappear and leading into mint. The finish is long with a...
Château Fortia Châteauneuf-du-Pape Rouge 'Tradition' 2013 is made from 85% Grenache and 15% Syrah grapes, aged in large oak foudres. This Châteauneuf is ripe, spicy and structured, with wonderful savoury flavours.
A layered fragrant blend highlighting notes of violet, black fruits, figs and plums, combined with subtle hints of black pepper and mineral tones. Elegant and expansive on the palate, offering fine tannins with a balancing freshness. The rich yet vibrant finish is wonderfully intense and long.
Made from 100% Godello, this refreshing white combines delicate floral notes with fresh fruit, spice and mineral tones. Harmoniously balanced with a textured palate showing intense fruit flavours through to a long and elegant finish.
The name Cartizze refers to a small but exclusive hilly zone of the Prosecco DOCG characterized by a stony terrain with a balanced chemical composition and constant humidity. The famous "cru" produced there is a unique sparkling wine with a brilliant straw-like colour, considered by many as one of the best ever proseccos.
Lively, fresh and intense with a delicate and persistent mousse. Soft on the palate it is led by powerful citrussy flavours, lemon zest and a hint of honeydew melon. This 100% Chardonnay is refreshing and elegant with a lingering finish. Wine Merchant Top 100 Wines 2016.
Champagne Moutard Grande Cuvée NV is fine and rich, with a developed nose of butter, almond and brioche. Aged for three years on its fine lees, it has a toasty complexity and a long elegant finish.
Lifted nose showing an array of citrus with lime peel, lemon oil and grapefruit. Some flint and matchstick, and notable but balanced acid carries the wine through with great length.
Attractive floral aroma with ripe black cherry and liquorice on the palate.
A wine of surpassing elegance, with a delicate fragrance of dark cherry and wild strawberry interwoven with floral notes of sweet violets. This is a vibrant wine, with refined, silky tannins and a smooth, complex palate of leather and toasty notes of chocolate and coffee. A flavourful and persistent finish.
Umberto Cesari Liano Sangiovese Cabernet Rubicone 2015 is aged for 18 months in barriques, the wine is a complex mix of herbs, spices, and ripe dark fruit; with a wonderfully structured palate, this is a wine that will further improve with a few years' age.
A fine and pure example of a 1er Cru Chablis, with hints of grapefruit, lime and floral notes of orange blossom on the nose, wonderful minerality on the palate which flows through to a long and stylish finish.
A complex wine with aromas reminiscent of plum and raspberry. The palate is full and structured with rich plummy fruit. Tannins are fine giving a smooth mouthfeel.
Bright golden in colour. Intensely perfumed with floral notes and hints of sultanas, dried figs, nuts and spices. Richly sweet and lingering in the mouth. At its best after at least one year in bottle.
The seductive raspberry nuances of the colour are enticing and lead to fine, fruity aromatics with a round, delicious palate which flourishes with intense notes of red fruits.
Bodegas Pinord + 7 Priorat is a blend of hand picked Garnacha (50%), Syrah (20%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (30%) grapes. The wine is made organically and aged for 12 months in new French and American oak barrels. It is extraordinarily smooth, complex and rich, with concentrated flavours of plums, cigar box spice, herbs and cinnamon.
An elegant wine with aromas of ripe fruits combined with a complex melody of balsamic, rose, orange blossom, eucalyptus and delicate toasted notes. Smooth on the palate with a voluminous texture and a refreshing citrus finish.
Intense floral notes and generous fruit aromas combine with hints of almond, spice and a linear minerality. This sunny vintage has produced a rich and concentrated style of wine, with intense apple fruits supported by a full bodied palate and a long finish.
A vibrant and elegant Burgundian style Pinot Noir with striking purity of fruit and attractive aromas of sour cherry, sweet spice and a touch of cherry blossom. Bright acidity and enticing red berry fruit with forest floor notes and a soft, linear finish.
Groot Constantia Gouverneurs Reserve 2015 is the flagship wine of this historic estate. An oak aged blend of four classic Bordeaux varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Malbec. On the nose are aromas of dark chocolate, ripe plums, hints of cigar box and smoke. The rich, explosive flavours follow through to an extremely long finish.
Dense black olives beautifully concentrated with lovely finesse and elegance. The epitome of fine Syrah.
Dark intense ruby red in colour. On the nose it shows black fruit and berry notes, with hints of wild herbs and spice. The palate is sweet, luscious and rounded balanced by velvety tannins.
Domaine de la Solitude Châteauneuf-du-Pape Rouge is a full-bodied, intense blend of Grenache Noir, Syrah, Mourvèdre and Cinsault. With low yields of 25 hectolitres per hectare, this excellent estate creates a complex, yet relatively early-drinking, elegant blend, with flavours of thyme, blackberries, raspberries and spice.
Domaine Courbis Cornas Champelrose 2015 is a superlative wine: it is made from some of the appellation's finest Syrah, aged in oak barrels for 18 months. The result is a robust yet silky plum scented wine with complex hints of spice and tanned leather; supple enough to be drunk relatively young, but with great ageing potential
The bouquet has a complex floral lift of citrus and stone fruit, with some secondary barrel ferment lees aromas. The palate has cool climate white fleshy stone fruits, citrus and savory nutty barrel ferment flavours. The wine has good palate weight and fine natural acid that leads to a long persistent finish.
Incredibly rich and intense, this wine is undoubtedly one of the greatest Valpolicellas. Tiny vineyard yields give a hugely concentrated wine, and 50% of the berries are dried on racks for 20 days to intensify the wine's flavours, resulting in a lovely concentration with a spicy flavour and balanced freshness showing vibrant bitter cherries.
Bright aromas of redcurrant, raspberry combine with a hint of citrus, bringing a touch of freshness. A great depth of flavour is complemented by sweet spice on the finish.
A sublime Pinot Noir with a perfumed nose of red fruits and roses. Complex, with vibrant red cherries, floral notes and mineral overtones on the palate, this has a long, smooth and spicy finish.
Les Charmes is a smooth and complex wine showing generous aromas of cherries and raspberries with hints of violets, together with round tannins and a long finish.
Champagne Collet is an iconic Champagne brand and its elegant Art Deco packaging is evocative of the Belle Epoque era from when it was established. Aromas of white flowers, lemon zest, quince and peach are combined with hints of spice and anise. Refreshing and complex through to a wonderful persistence, with a crunch reminiscent of a thin caramel biscuit.
Barbaresco 'Reyna' from Michele Chiarlo is made from a selection of the finest Nebbiolo grapes from the communes of Barbaresco and Treiso, and aged for at least 12 months in French oak. Elegant tannins, delicate spices and a silky senation in the mouth. A supreme balance of structured, spicy power and floral elegance!
Bright red in the glass with a pink tinge. Lifted aromatics of wild strawberry, cherry, rhubarb and wet forest floor. Primal wine with palate bursting of sweet red fruit, wild brambly fruits, natural savoury edge and hints of spice. Sumptuous mid palate with lively natural acids that carry the wine with great length.
Dark red color with violet shiny tones. A very complex and elegant wine with aromas of wild black berries, black cherries, liquorice and floral aromas. Perfectly balanced with a great structure, round and elegant finish.
Starboard Vintage 2006 is Quady Winery's Vintage Port style wine, blended from 97% Tinta Cao from Amador County and 3% Touriga Nacional from Madera County. This very dark wine is developing an attractive perfume, with rich flavours and a firm, tannic structure. This wine has an ageing potential of up to 20 years.
A superb expression of the Sangiovese grape, this brilliant purple wine delivers floral aromatics dominated by violet and rosehip. Blackcurrant undertones are complemented by spicy highlights of black pepper and nutmeg. Complex and rich on the palate with hints of fine tobacco, through to a long and harmonious finish.
Cherubino Chardonnay Margaret River 2017 is a wonderfully complex Chardonnay, made from hand-picked bunches of grapes that are naturally fermented in new French oak barrels. Aromas are of flint, roasted nuts and nougat with underlying lemon rind and citrus blossom. Flavours of nougat with lemon rind and cinnamon spice lead to an extremely long finish.
A wine of immense purity and drive that is bursting with intense aromas of rose water, lime and hints of freshly cut Nashi pear. The tightly wound palate delivers laser focussed acidity and crisp lime juice at its core and shows all the hallmarks of a youthful but restrained Florita Riesling. Pure with a long, citrus finish.