Etude Lyric Pinot Noir 2015
Lyric by Etude captures the essence of Santa Barbara Pinot Noir in its opulence of true red fruit. Rich in ripe cherry, red raspberry and fresh strawberry, this youthful Pinot Noir drinks complex with hints of cinnamon, cardamom, sandalwood and cola.
|Region||California, Central Coast, Santa Barbara|
Roth Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir 2016Opens with bright aromas of Bing cherry and cola. Expressions of dark plum, strawberry and dried herbs balanced by silky tannins and toasted oak. Bold and complex in character.
Craggy Range Te Muna Road Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2017Pale lemon straw. Vibrant aromas of nectarine, green apple, honeysuckle and a hint of nettle. Lovely precision on the palate with a core of zesty fruit and a long satisfyingly dry textural finish. This wine pairs very well with all types of seafood and poultry. It is also a wonderful aperitif.
La Rioja Alta Viña Ardanza Reserva 2009Medium-intensity, dark cherry-red; clean and bright. To the nose it stands out for its fresh, spicy character, with hints of sweet cherries and blackcurrant chocolate, assembled with notes of black pepper, tobacco, nutmeg, coffee, mocha and cinnamon. Pleasant and well-balanced in the mouth. Tasty, with a soft freshness, nice structure, and delicately elegant tannins. Silky finish, with a lovely aftertaste, where liqueur-like notes of cherries and blackcurrants intermingle with toasty notes and sweet spices turning this especial edition of Viña Ardanza into a fine, elegant wine. Pairs well with every kind of red meat, roast lamb, game, seasoned fish stews, tuna and sword fish, smoked and ripened cheese. Barbecues.
Château de Ribebon Bordeaux Superieur 2015Intense colour, shiny ruby reflections. Nose: Red and black fruit. Ripe and concentrated tannins. Complex and sophisticated wine, well balanced throughout the tasting. Generous volume, full bodied and rich and elegant final taste. The tasting reflects the expression of the terroir and the quality of the grapes.
Fattoria Petrolo Toscana Torrione 2016Torrione marks the beginning of the Petrolo's quality revolution. It is considered to be the true identity of Petrolo, made with a blend of grapes from all of the estate's vineyards. With a blend of Sangiovese, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon, Torrione is also in keeping with Tuscan tradition of adding Bordeaux varities to Sangiovese and instilling a sense of place in the French varieties, lending them a distinctly Tuscan character.