"Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance." quotation from Benjamin Franklin
Is a small family run vineyard on the edge of Champagne region - “Brigandat is made for raucous celebration…Let it begin!”
Brut Tradition - The Brigandat Vineyard grow all their own grapes and farm organically, which is a rarity In Champagne.
Strawberry red color with perfumed rose and ripe red berries aromas, and plenty of active tiny bubbles.
Wide smooth palate with balance between creaminess and sweetness accompanied by white fruit
A lovely deep red with purple tints. On the nose fruity notes of black berries and black olives with hints of spices such as cinnamon and liquorice.
The nose is very expressive with notes of ripe red and black fruits.
A pale golden yellow colour with a slightly green tint. A subtle nose, combining notes of lime, honeysuckle and lime blossom.
This Cuvée Réservée has been aged in 2nd or 3rd fill oak barrels for over 10 months
Rich, complex and spicy nose with clean fruit and a touch of nuttiness from oak ageing
Matured in oak barrels for 16 months, this wine has an intense colour, is full, rich and aromatic on the nose
Classic fruity Cabernet Franc, displaying rich raspberry on the mid palate
Candy like with hot-fruit intensity, which softens beautifully after breathing!
Full and powerful mouth with enough roundness. Intense expression of apricot, white peach and jasmine.
Rich, ample, supple and elgant
A rich and complex nose with prevailing aromas of very ripe red fruits
It offers refreshing aromas of strawberry and light citrus. On the palate, subtle hints of melon and cherry.
This pale cherry red full bodied wine has been aged in concrete vats for 18 months.
Pale yellow and shining aspects, a surprising nose with grapefruit and lime, a fine mouth with a persistent end of ripened fruit, fresh at first and leaves behind a lovely taste.
This Roussane and Bourboulenc wine is matured in French oak it offers complex, yet wonderfully delicate armoas of broom
On the nose spic notes with pepper and cinnamon.
A wonderfully complex and generous bouquet of ripe fruit and Mediterranean herbs, this Syrah and Mourvèdre wine offers rich aromas of roasted coffee and toasted almonds with a discrete woody note.
This wine has opulent aromas with strong hints of candied fruit, prunes, toast and natural wood oils; full-bodied and generous on the palate
This wine is fruity with rounded tannins, offering freshness and a mineral note reflecting the Minervois terroir.
A fresh wine cherry in colour - on the nose ripe red fruit such as cherry and blackcurrant with a hint of pepper. Harmonious and elegant on the palate with bags of raspberry!
Garnet in colour. An intense nose with hints of spice, cocoa and stone cherry.
Country: France Region: Corbières-Château Spencer la Pujade – La P’tite Soeur 2015
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This wine it is a delicious blend of Carignan, Grenache & Syrah. Atypical for the region, thanks to the aeolian sands that give fruit wines suppleness and elegance
A blend which balances the delicate freshness of the Vermentino grape with the richer and more aromatic varieties of Roussane and Marsanne
Deeply coloured, with sweet plum fruit and delightful mineral overlay on the nose.
Only old vine Carignan grapes go into this easy-drinking wine - a really wonderful fruit driven elegant red
Deep and darkly coloured, with old vine concentration and an appealing Mediterranean character.
A powerful, full-bodied and concentrated wine with ripe black fruit, rich dark spice and chewy tannins.
A vivid deepish purple with smokey meaty savoury notes.
Lively, pure Muscat scent and a well-judged palate: all the orange-citrus zing of the variety with a soft rounded finish too.
A beautiful golden yellow, on the nose quince with buttered toast and banana
It has more structure and freshness than many Roussillon Grenaches because it is grown on limestone and clay, rather than schiste and picked a little earlier.
A gorgeously succulent mulberry and cocoa nose, some liquorice too!
This is a complex wine and has a lovely nose of early autumn, tobacco, mushrooms and wild berries.
There is toasty oak and roast coffee on the nose, perfectly balanced by the spicy fruit aromas
A late harvested, fortified sweet aperitif or dessert wine
The full and very powerful mouth is characterised by mellow tannins, the final taste is aromatic and long.
On the palate – fresh, generous with aromatic complexity and a tart finish
A real fruit basket of red berries, blackberry, black currant raspberry etc
In the mouth it is oily with a good structure, rather dry and with hints of lees and even a nuance of spice with slight bitterness and a balanced acidity.
The Xarello grape is used in the production of this Sparkling Cava from the north eastern region of Spain in Catalonia. It is made in the ‘Método Tradicional’, the slow development that takes place at an altitude of 250 metres gives the character and extreme complexity of the wine.
Xarello grape is known as ‘The Spicy White Mistress of Spanish Grapes’! it is produced in the north eastern region of Spain in Catalonia.
On the nose, intense aroma and clean with notes of apple and lychee with subtle floral character.
Cherry colour with ruby rim, elegant intense nose of ripe fruit (dried peaches) integrated well with the vanilla from the oak
Pleasant hints of cocoa and vanilla with hints of cocktail cherry & dried apricot which recall chocolate liqueurs.
Bright ruby red with a brick –red rim. Aromas of wood, tobacco, cigar paper, balsamic liquorice and spicy hints of cloves.
Pale bright yellow colour with greenish reflections.
Bodegas As Laxas 2014
Clean, bright, straw-coloured with green glints. Intense fresh aromas with a perfect combination of fruity, flowery notes
Bright yellow colour with lemon. Green glints with aromatic intensity of white fruits – green apple, white pear, melon peach, mango with lime zest notes and ripe quince
Deep garnet colour with a strong violet hue, there are pronounced clean fresh aromas of red fruits,
Golden yellow with fresh aromas of white fruit pear and pineapple.
This wine has a powerful nose with aromatic woods, chocolate, black plums and liquorice.
This wine has a nice cherry ruby rim. The nose is mineral with ripe fruit, black fruit and berries. Flavour is tasty, large, appealing and fresh.
Sweet, fruity and strong this wine is a perfect after dinner aperitif.
Aged for 6 months in American oak barrels and there are no chemical treatments after production
Handpicked grapes, careful selection in the field and storage, 13 months in a mixture of French and American Oak Barrels this wine matures with extraordinary rich qualities.
Brilliant, elegant, ruby red with mauve undertones, powerful notes of wild fruit raspberry, cassis, butterscotch and spicy notes of cayenne pepper.
Aged for 16 months in American oak Colour -ruby red with purple tones. Intense fruit aromas
Black cherry colour, complex aromas of ripe black fruit, cedar, mint, coffee and earthy notes
Pure red colour with ruby-red glints. Intense primary aromas of red berries and discover a hint of liquorice and flowers
Hints of honey, dried apricot, raising and fruitcake.
A basket of wild berries, rose petals and dark chocolate! This is an elegant, full bodied wine with a rich aftertaste.
This limited release blend of Grenache, Cinsault and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes are sourced from specially selected vineyards, giving a complex, elegant wine
On the nose citrus, green apple and pineapple, on the pallet fresh minerality, rich, round and with a long lingering taste.
This wine has mint and plums on the nose. The palate is rich, full, fruity and structured on the mid pallet.
This Shiraz shows fruit, hints of spice and earthiness. Stylistically this is an elegant fruit driven style with minimal wood interference
Inspirational Batch wines are a selection of single vineyard wines from unique soil, climate and location
Inspirational Batch wines are a selection of single vineyard wines from unique soil
Country: South Africa
Region: Barton Estate – Pinot Noir Rosé 2015
Grape: 100% Pinot Noir
Alcohol: 13.5% Vol
Serving Suggestion: light pasta and rice dishes, especially with seafood, raw and lightly cooked shellfish and grilled fish and goats’ cheeses.
Vivid pink in colour with a fruity nose
Green apple, white pear and honey on the nose with hints of quince, green guava and a flintiness adds complexity to the wine.yy
An elegant wooded Merlot with a subtle flavours of black berries, plums and a deep earthy taste
This unwooded chardonnay shows an abundance of apple, white pear. Peach and lichi flavours.
Medium ruby colour, a fresh fruity wine with strawberries and raspberries on the nose followed by juicy fruit
Green apple, white pear and honey on the nose with hints of quince, green guava and a flintiness adds complexity to the wine.
The distinctive strawberry, red cherry and pomegranate aromoas originate from the unique way these two grapes are fused.
A sparkling white - 100% Sauvignon Blanc - Just enjoy when you can - because you can!
This wine has a light feminine pink tinge, shows ample fresh fruit intensity and body, leading to a crisp dry finish.
This wine has a rich dark, plummy colour, is made to be simply sensual and seductive with prominent aromas of coffee, mocha and chocolate.
The wine has a deep garnet colout. Spicy and peppery on the nose with well integrated berry flavours from the Cabernet.
This is the flagship wine at Clos Malverne, a unique, full bodied red blend. Pleasantly dry tannins, spicy with underlying ripe berry fruits
A melody of summer fruits, ripe pineapple, peaches, apricots and pears.
This wine is complex and long with great palate intensity and purity of fruit. Very distinctly Semillon
The Merlot grapes were dried on the canes in the vineyard to give the wine an Amarone style
Pale salmon colour with sweet candy floss notes of peach and apricots. Fresh and zesty!
A totally dry, un-wooded, white blend with a fresh floral nose of green apples, pear and apricot, following through to a spicy crisp finish.
A rich aromatic white wine.
An unassuming, well balanced wine - fruit driven blend from the very best vines and barrels.
This wine has all the richness and body of a Shiraz, with rustic Mourvèdre to fill the gaps! With a splash of Viognier to soften – rich and lengthy.
A classic Bordeaux style blend - it is opulent with bright fruit and cigar box on the nose. The taste is slightly savoury with a long leathery finish.
Faintly herbal blackberry aromas with some forest floor whiffs with a spicy finish, notable ripe tannins add to the complexity of this well structured wine.
A dark earthy seamless wood integration with a hint of tobacco – slightly savoury with a silky finish and a hint of cassis.
The maiden vintage of this wine - it was always the Cellarmaster’s dream to have his own Pinot Noir and this is it.
This Bordeaux blend has enticing aromas of blackcurrant, mulberry, coffee and spice which leads to intense flavours of ripe plum, blackberry and licorice
A crisp fresh style of Cap Classique rounded with flavours of grapefruit and cranberry. Beulah has been handcrafted in memory of a wonderful, selfless woman.
Chenin round and full, chardonnay lemons and limes. Verdelho Spanish spice and oak. With tropical fruits, and elegant spice.
Handmade old vine Chenin harvested at optimum ripeness, extended fermentation & maceration over 60 days has created an intense wine with a hint of tannin.
Aroma’s of leather and blackcurrants extend into the palate mingling with sweet berries and pepper
Super conecentrated fruit from grapes grown in the warm foothills of Limeietberg Mountains
Chenin is blended with Viognier to add weight and earthiness to this wine
This wine has a tight, crisp structure with notes of freshly cut gooseberries, melon and nectarine
This wine shows fresh primary fruit aromas of citrus, lemon curd and orange blossom
This Viognier has bright, explosive, floral aromas of honeysuckle and orange blossom
The Syrah grape is grown on coastal vineyards, it is as simple and unadulterated Syrah as can be imagined!
This wine has a deep, luscious flavour with an austere, elegant structure. Intense smoky aroma and fruitful structured flavour.
This syrah has flavours of toasty black cherries, fennel, cloves and chocolate. The wine is smooth and balanced
This wine elicits the aromas and taste of fresh blackcurrent, plum and a touch of mint. Oak plays a well-intergrated supporting role with graphite focus
Marvellously succulent and ripe with whiffs of cherry & herbs, along with a delightful fresh-crushed blackcurrant tone and cosseting gentle tannins. Yummy!
A dry crisp wine for long lunches!
The Sauvignon Blanc offers a balanced wine with rich asparagus flavours and complexity on the pallet
The natural fermentation process adds to the balance, richness and complexity on the pallet. On the nose, vanilla flavours make this wine irresistible.
This Shiraz is harvested at optimal ripeness. The nose is filled with spicy, grapefruit characteristic flavours and full fruit flavours stray on the pallet.
Both Chardonnay and Semillon have a long history within Franschhoek and the two grapes combine to create a wine with a lovely balance and texture.
This single vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon is pruned to produce extremely small volumes of exceptionally concentrated grapes
This wine is a very aromatic and intense wine, with lush flavours of green capsicums.
An aromatic off-dry wine
This is a fruit driven pinot noir, a full plate of red-black plums, raspberries and sweet red berry fruits