At the island’s southwestern point sits Sant'Antioco, the
home to some of the oldest Carignan vines in the world, planted in 100%
sandy soil with some vines sitting as close as 50 metres to the sea, the wine
captivates the wonderful varietal expressiveness evoking a Mediterranean climate
An exceptional old vine blend of 75% Merlot and 25% Cabernet Franc from St Emilion Grand Cru next to a very favourable, fast draining and well-exposed site. Beautifully rich and full with good black cherry fruit, cassis and chocolate flavours. Excelling structure and very much ready to drink now. Th..
Château Valandraud have consistently impressed critics due to their high quality, and due to their relatively short supply, they are almost always in high demand. You can find lots of French earthiness in this wine which still shows very good fruit. From one of the exceptional vintag..
This deep crimson Merlot exudes opulent aromas of blackcurrants, cherry jam and dark chocolate which mingle with warming cinnamon and nutmeg. The palate is dominated by luscious dark fruit and gentle hints of baking spices, star anise and coffee. To create a wine that is both approachable and surpri..
This cuvée of Chambolle is often the easiest to approach thanks to its lower acidity. The tannins, whether soft or firm, are always balanced by the phenolic maturity of the vintage.The beautiful ruby colour is typical of the light soil. This is a delicate, elegant wine with notes of red fruit (red ..
The rarely seen 2014 Nuits St Georges Les Damodes has an elegant raspberry and violet-scented bouquet, quite Vosne-Romanée in style. The palate is fleshy on the entry with fine tannin, impressive mineralité and a poised, very elegant finish...
Wine Advocate June, 2011 The 2009 Flor de Pingus (3000 cases) will ultimately spend 14 months in a mix of new and used French oak. It is opaque purple in colour with a primary perfume of pain grille, mineral, spice box, incense, and blackberry. Locked and loaded with remarkable concentration and dep..
Drink now through to 2029. Decant for two hours before serving. The iconic Napa Valley winery Duckhorn Vineyards never does anything by halves and this outstanding Cabernet is no exception. Consistently rated over 90 points by the world’s top wine critics, this skillfully-made wine deftly captures b..
The DuMol winery was only founded in 1996 as a hobby, but since Andy Smith was recruited as winemaker in 1999 they have been producing some of the best examlpes of what the Russian River Valley has to offer. A truly superb Pinot Noir with Robert Parker scoring this vintage a tremendous 97 points. A ..
Hamilton Russels Vineyards are widely regarded as one of the best producers from South Africa and there Pinots and Chardonnays are some of the best the 'New World' has to offer. The Hemel-en-Aarde Valley in Walker Bay has a wonderful maritime climate which is perfect for producing these icon..
Deep in both colour and flavour, this wine contrasts the cool of an
earthen cellar and the warmth of the sun on the vines. Herbal notes
of bay leaf and oregano add dimension to the red fruit, while earthy notes
of mushrooms add resonance. ..
Located in the famous village of Pommard, Cote d'Or, Domaine Boillot is one of the leading producers in Burgundy. The estate vineyards are planted on various prestigious appellations such as Puligny-Montrachet, Chassagne-Montrachet, Meursault, Volnay and Pommard. On the palate there is supe..