2 bottles each of:
Villarrica Sauvignon Blanc, Valle Central, Chile
Villarrica use the same clone as top New Zealand producers! Fresh & vibrant with prominent citrus, gooseberry & grapefruit flavours.
Romeo & Juliet Passione e Sentimento Bianco, Veneto, Italy
100% Garganega. Passione e Sentimento pays tribute to Verona, telling the love story between Romeo and Juliet, that has made Verona famous all over the world.
A seductive white wine, with intense aromas of citrus and hints of apricot and peach, the palate is well balanced with a rich lingering finish.
M.A.N Family Wines Chenin Blanc, Coastal Region, South Africa
Tropical fruit, guava and melon aromas. Crisp and bold sweet citrus backed by refreshing acidity and minerality, characteristic of coastal vineyards. A versatile food wine to go with most poultry, fish and salad dishes.
La Linda Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina
From the vineyards of Luján de Cuyo, 960 metres above sea level.
Distinctive intense deep red colour. Cherry and spicy aromas. On the palate, it displays balanced tannins obtained after ageing in French oak for three months. It is a velvety, elegant and modern wine with a sound structure.
Masi Renzo Chianti Riserva, Tuscany, Italy
“89/100.” (I Vini di Veronelli 2017) Only produced in very good vintages. 95% Sangiovese with 5% Colorino. Released after an ageing of at least 30 months, 15 of which are in French oak barriques. Ripe cherry & blueberry flavors, nicely balanced with spice & soft tannins. A joy.
Rioja Vega Crianza, Rioja, Spain
Tempranillo with a little Mazuelo and Garnacha, this smooth, soft, richly-fruited red, has spice and vanilla from 12 months in American oak, followed by at least a further six months in the bottle. The result is a complex wine, rich in aromas and flavours. “91/100.” (Wine Spectator)