Reserva (Includes Free Leather effect gift box)
This 1995 red wine from from Spain is fully mature.On the nose there is cured meats, smoked paprika, cayenne powder, fall leaves, and aged leather. The palate is medium bodied with acidity and jammy red fruits.
Price: £44.95 (13 in Stock)
Castelo di Nieve Santo Stefano (Includes leather effect Box as shown
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The Barbaresco Santo Stefano is the result of an ethereal combination of the ideal terroir with the perfectly-suited Nebbiolo grape. This wine shows all the characteristic elegance of Barbaresco with the complexity and richness for which Santo Stefano is known. The Nebbiolo grapes for this wine are grown in the Albesani sub-appellation inside Barbaresco, in the single vineyard of Santo Stefano, which is owned entirely by Castello di Neive.
This Barbaresco is fully mature with tertiary characteristics of forest floor underscored by notes of cherries, roses, and baking spices. On the palate, it is elegant, with a long spicy finish.
Price: £39.00 (4 in Stock)
Serio Batista Borgogno
Barbaresco is one of the great wines of Italy's north-western Piedmont region. This aristocratic red has its vineyards situated in the Langhe, on the right-hand side of the Tanaro river and extending from the area north-east of Alba to the communes of Barbaresco, Nieve and Treiso. The dominant variety grown is Nebbiolo, but Dolcetto and Barbera also play a part. The vines are generally grown on limestone-rich marl soils. similar to the Tortonium soils of the Barolo and La Morra areas in Barolo. Similar to its more famous sibling Barolo, Barbaresco is made from 100% Nebbiolo and shares its cult status as one of the finest wines in the world.
Price: £99.00 (1 in Stock)
RD is kept 'on the lees' in Bollinger's cellars, and only released once the wine has reached a particular degree of development. Weighty and rich, with aromas of white truffle and layers of concentrated flavour, RD represents the pinnacle of Bollinger's expertise.
RD, which stands for récemment dégorgé (recently disgorged), is exclusively made with grapes from Grand Cru and Premier Cru vineyards. The varietal balance is usually 70% Pinot Noir, 30% Chardonnay: no Pinot Meunier is used. The wine is exclusively based on the first press fraction, known as the cuvée.
"The wine shows a smooth, aromatic, toasty nose with hints of pear and fudge, as well as some meaty, savoury notes.
Price: £385.00 (1 in Stock)
Pauillac 5eme Cru Classe
The 1995 Chateau Batailley has turned out well, displaying a dark ruby/purple color, and aromas of minerals, black currants, and smoky new oak. In the mouth, it is a medium-weight, backward, well-delineated Pauillac with plenty of tannin, and a true vin de garde style.
Price: £69.95 (6 in Stock)
The 1995 Chateau Chasse-Spleen has fully developed with a medium aroma intensity of fresh red berries, dried black currants, prunes, sweet spice, cold coffee, stable floor, dry earth, gravel dust and dried herbs. At its peak and ready to drink now.
Price: £49.95 (16 in Stock)
A maturel Merlot and Cabernet Franc blend from Pomerol, with the characteristic ripe roundness really shining in this excellent vintage. Already beginning to open up at a relatively young age, with seductive raspberry, kirsch and black pepper notes on the nose. The palate has a lovely rich texture.
Price: £34.95 (7 in Stock)
Moulis en Medoc (MAGNUM bottle 150cl)
A very good wine from a great year with grip, tannin, medium to full body, and excellent ripeness, this unevolved, backward yet promising Poujeaux needs cellaring. There is some mineral-tinged, sweet black currant fruit in both the aromatics and flavors.
**Wine Advocate #115-Feb 1998**
Price: £94.95 (1 in Stock)
Ruffino - Riserva Ducale
Chianti, situated in Tuscany in central Italy, is home to probably the best-known and most iconic of all Italian wines.
The area’s most highly regarded wines come from the Chianti Classico zone which is the heartland of the Chianti wine region – its traditional and longest-established vinicultural area. This fame is due not just to the high quality of the wines, but also to the classico zone's iconic Tuscan landscape and wine making traditions. This Chianti is characterised by its red and black cherry character, intermingled with notes of wild herbs, mint and spice, supported by a racy acidity and mellow tannins.
Price: £69.00 (2 in Stock)
Villa Cafaggio - Solatio Basilica Riserva
1995 Villa Cafaggio - Solatio Basilica is characterised by the wines rich ruby red colour that turns to garnet with time. Aromas of red and black cherry entwined, with notes of wild herbs, mint and a hint of earthy spice. It is supported by a racy acidity, mellow tannins and a long persistent finish.
Chianti, situated in Tuscany in central Italy, is home to probably the best-known and most iconic of all Italian wines. The area’s most highly regarded wines come from the Chianti Classico zone which is the heartland of the Chianti wine region – its traditional and longest-established vinicultural area.
Price: £59.00 (4 in Stock)