JULY : This Month's Mix : Sparkling, Rose White & Red : 12 Bottles
Offer Price £108.00 inc delivery Mainland UK (Normal price £116.71) This month's mix has both new and old favourites, good with food or on their own - something for everyone.
Tasting Notes: For more information on each wine click on the wine name.
Terre di Giulio Prosecco Brut DOC NV £8.40 x 2 : Grape : Glera from the Veneto region of Italy. Golden apples, pear and honey with well balanced acidity that gives a vibrant fresh mouthfeel with clean dry finish. An extra dry Prosecco with delicate aromatic tones on the palate.
Tenuta Santome Rose NV £8.89 x 2 : A blend of grapes from the Veneto regioon of Italy. The grapes, very gently pressed, the juice is run off to give a pale delicate rose. Gentle strawberry flavours with white flower, the soft acidity blends to make this a very easy drinking Rose. Off-dry.
Tenuta Santome Pinot Grigio £9.60 x 2 : Grape : Pinot Grigio, from the new DOC della Venezie region of Italy. A bold, distinctive Pinot Grigio. Aromas of peaches, apricots and mango that all follow through to the palate. Lovely refreshing acidity leading to a long balanced dry finish. The sort Pinot Grigio we think the Italians keep for themselves.
Chapoutier Les Vignes de Bila Haut Blanc Cotes du Rousillion £9.75 x 2 : Grapes : Macabeo, Grenache Gris & Grenache Blanc from the Cotes du Rousillion sub-region of the Languedoc in France. Aromas of citrus (lemon, grapefruit) and smoky notes. In the mouth the wine is frank with a very aromatic attack. The palate is filled with good acidity, tangy saline notes showing the minerality of the wine, all combining to a lovely fresh finish.
Chapoutier Les Vignes de Bila Haut Rouge Cotes du Rousillion £9.75 x 2 : Grape : Syrah, Grenache and Carignan, from the Cotes du Rousillion sub-region of the Languedoc, France. Deep garnet red in colour. Aromas of black cherry that intensify on the palate. Full bodied with weighty tannins. This wine is fleshy, well-structured with the warm and savage of soils of the Roussillon area.
Cielo Viamare Sangiovese Primitivo £7.99 x 2 : Grape : An unusual blend of Sangiovese & Primitivo from the Puglia region of Italy. The Sangiovese brings the ripe dark berry fruit flavours - full and rich, the Primitivo adds freshness and texture. The palate is rich and rounded with delicious ripe red berry flavours, Light spice and smooth well integrated tannins. An excellent all rounder - on it's own, throughout the meal, after your meal - very versatile.
France and Italy. All of the above vineyards are renowned for their quality, consistency, proud family heritage and for excellent wines!