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 ..
Of all the Hibiki bottles, the 30 Year Old is the cream of the crop. It was awarded at the International Spirits Challenge in 2004, 2006, and 2008, and received the coveted title of “World’s Best Blended Whisky” at the World Whiskies Award in 2007 and 2008. Comprising of grain and malt whiskies aged..
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..
This is the top wine from La Rioja Alta and is only ever made in the very best vintages, this can be only a few times per decade with 2005 being the currnet release. Gran Reserva 890 is named, rather confusingly, after the date of the creation of La Rioja Alta (1890). The company is ..
The Leviathan wine is a red blend created afresh each vintage, sourced from some of the most coveted vineyards in California. Each year, a percentage of Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Merlot, and Cabernet Franc are blended together to produce a singular wine, showcasing all the best characteristics of t..
A classic Rioja from a great vintage. Limited in production and highly sought after. Silky cherry fruit, a kind of spicy earth note that suggests the Spanish terrain, and enough age that all of its flavours are in perfect balance. Red fruits, truffles, insence and spice on the nose. A satin texture,..
This Cognac is a must try. A golden yellow colour, fruity and floral on the nose and palate. A long tasting and harmonious cognac backed up with beechnut, dried apricots and jasmine. Perfect for experts and new converts to the spirit...
Intense, pristine and concentrated. Aromas of citrus blossom,white peach, brioche, gun smoke and marzipan create wonderful depth. Flavors continue on the palate including lime zest, jasmine and honeydew melon. Wonderfully intense, the fruit blends seamlessly with subtle smoky oak and yeasty complexi..
This wine shows a deep crimson colour in the glass. Brambly aromatics are layered with dark plum, cassis, ripe fig, and a touch of anise and cigar box. A powerful, fruit-driven entry on the palate—with notes of blackberry, molasses, bakers chocolate and leather—is supported by plush tannin..
A very impressive wine indeed. Vines are 80-100 years old and pre-date Phylloxera. A sophisticated ruby colour with an equally complex aroma of candied fruits, earthiness and tar. Made from 100% Narello Mascalese grapes, there is a good savoury, leafy flavour on the palate with ripe tannins and..
This powerful wine is made by the Vega Sicilia team over in the very hot Toro region. Blackcurrant, cherry, spice and menthol notes are present in a very aromatic bouquet. The palate is dense, powerful with concentrated fruit flavours and savoury tones. A very bold and punchy wine, not for the faint..