A selection of wines from producers we have recently introduced to Direct Wine Shipments.
New Wines Case
2 bottles each of:
Dona Matilde Douro Branco, Douro, Portugal
Grapes: Arinto, Viosinho, Rabigato and Gouveio. Intense aroma, in the beginning with floral notes of roses followed by citrus like lemon with touches of anis. Young & fresh flavour with good acidity, well balanced & a long finish.
Zöhrer Sand 1 Gemischter Satz, Niederösterreich, Austria
Gemischter Satz is a unique blend Riesling, Grüner Veltliner & Pinot Blanc. Notes of fresh green apples, stone fruits, floral and nutmeg. On the palate, youthful freshness and great fruit flavour of all varieties complement a charming extraordinary wine. “GOLD MEDAL” (AWC Vienna 2020)
Hörner Weissburgunder, Pfalz, Germany
100% Weissburgunder (Pinot Blanc). Medium to full bodied with fresh apple, melon & pear notes with a citrus finish. Excellent balance and length. Its dryness make if a perfect foil with poultry and seafood dishes.
Ascheri Langhe Dolcetto Nirane, Piedmont, Italy
100% Dolcetto. A generous and persistent bouquet, with small red berries and cherry fruit. A round & balanced palate with great typicity. A delicious and expressive wine. Try it with grilled red meats and Italian antipasti.
Chacabuco Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina
Bouquet of cherries, raspberries & ripe plums with notes of vanilla from its oak ageing. Sweet attack with rounded tannins. Intense flavours typical of this variety lead to an attractive & lingering finish. “90/100”. (J. Suckling)
Cuarenta Vendimias Ribera del Duero, Ribera del Duero, Spain
Bright & intense on the nose; liquorice & matured black fruit notes, blackberry & ripe plum over a spicy background in perfect harmony with mocha & dark-roasted hints from the barrel. Rich on the palate with complexity, structure & long finish. SILVER MEDAL” (London Wine Competition)