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
Marselan is a black grape variety resulting from a cross between Cabernet Sauvignon and Grenache. It gives a complex, very colourful and very aromatic wine with cocoa, smoky notes, spices, blackcurrant, raspberry, redcurrant, blackberry, black olives, prune, and liquorice..
Such an underrated grape, and it really thrives in North-East Italy. Antonutti wines are very distinct, firstly by their eye-catching labels but also with the tremendous quality of wine in the bottle. Delicately herbaceous notes mixed with fresh red fruits and a hint of violets too. A great win..
From a tiny village in Priorat this full-bodied, spicy red is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, and Grenache. The vineyards have very low yields and are based on organic and biodynamic principles with no herbicides, pesticides or fertilizers. A wine at one with nature and a true expressi..
Astoria Il Puro Merlot is a superb, juicy wine from Piave, giving a full flavoured Merlot that is perfectly balanced and is soft and silky to drink.Fantastic Merlot character at a very affordable price...
A very high-quality blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinot Noir with just 10% of Marzemino, which is dried on straw mats for 3 months to intensify the flavours and add an Amarone-like quality to the wine. Aged for 9 months in French oak barrels to round-out the tannins. The wine is a dark, ru..
The 2016 Pinot Noir La Bauge Au-dessus is fresh, floral and fruity, all of which make it an excellent choice for drinking over the next few years. A bit richer than previous years with crushed flowers, sweet red berries, dried cranberry, pomegranate, smoke, and sweet spice are all nicely lifted in t..
A small estate of only 16ha but produces some exceptional and highly acclaimed wines. The vineyards are in a natural amphitheatre of undulating south-facing slopes and this is a classic Brunello with dried dark cherry, smoke and spice notes. The mouthfeel is sleek and fine, providing a wonderfully s..
Fruity scent with elements of forest raspberries, liquorice and spices. Fruity flavour with elements of forest raspberries, blueberries, sweet chalk and raspberries. The wine pairs well with homemade spaghetti Bolognese or vegetarian lasagna. It is also excellent for all types of chic..
Lussac-Saint-Émilion is a AOC located on the right bank of the Garonne and Dordogne rivers in Bordeaux. It's commonly grouped in with so-called satellites of Saint-Émilion. Lussac is planted to four of the five Bordeaux varietals, with Petit Verdot being the odd one out. Merlot is the dominant varie..
Coudoulet takes its name from a lieu-dit, which lies just outside the Chateauneuf-du-Pape appellation. With similar soils and an equally high percentage of Mourvedre to Beaucastel, it is often known as 'Baby Beaucastel'This wine is deep ruby red in colour, with intense aromas of stewed raspberries, ..