Pale gold in colour with youthful highlights. On the nose, there are intense aromas of grapefruit which are balanced with a touch of minerality and floral notes. On the palate, it has a crisp acidity with a long, mineral finish.Suitable for vegetarians.Suitable for vegans.Great to drink on its own or with any spicy dishes.The Torrontés and Riesling grapes were grown on the Finca San Isidoro and Finca Las Mercedes vineyards. These are located in the Cafayate Valley in the very heart of the Calchaqui Valley, distinguished for being the highest wine region in the world. The climate here is very dry, with just 150mm of rain in an average year and a huge diurnal temperature change of around 20°C. The soils here are rocky, poor and sandy so the roots of the vines are forced to dig deep to find the vital nutrients and water they need, which in turn results in a huge concentration of flavour within the fruit.
Made from grapes grown in Sicily, this crisp dry wine has all the hallmarks of Pinot Grigio. Citrus fruits on the nose with a refreshing palate of zesty green apple balanced by subtle minerality from Catarratto.Suitable for vegetariansIdeal on its own but perfect with exotic dishes, salads and cold meats.
A vivid yellow coloured wine with hints of green. This is a dry wine with a good length and a powerful finish.Serve chilled with oysters, seafood, pates, deli meats and pork dishes. Also goes well with goats cheeses and gruyere cheese.
The wine has a lovely shimmer and is a pretty golden colour with green reflections. The rich and complex nose is characterised by pleasant and subtle floral and mineral aromas. It has a wonderful, fat structure in the mouth with minerality and charming aromas of butter, brioche and meadow mushrooms. It is a harmonious wine that is not only fine and elegant but also has an excellent aromatic persistence. Best drunk cold with oysters, shellfish, fish, chicken, turkey and goats cheese.
A light yellow coloured wine made from hand picked grapes. The wine is rich and elegant, deeply concentrated with silky texture and layers of ripe opulent fig, pear and mineral flavours. The wine has been matured in French oak barrels for 11 months. It finishes with a long vibrant character.
A clear brilliant dry white wine with green highlights. The nose is fresh and fruity with slight mineral notes.The palate is full of flavour with hints of peach and pineapple.Serve with cold meats, seafood or as an aperitif.
Zesty citrus fruit and lightly floral characters, with hints of apple and pear. Fresh, steely acidity and underlying mineral characters, balanced by notes of melon and stone fruit, and a touch of fennel and spice.FOOD MATCHGreat as an aperitif or particularly good with tuna steak. Gavi La Luciana also provides the perfect crisp, tangy match to fatty dishes such as sausages and beans.Suitable for vegansSuitable for vegetariansThis winery is also classed as Sustainable.Named after Luciana, the wife of La Battistina estate's previous owner, this is an elegant and fresh Gavi, easy-drinking but with some depth.Produced from Cortese grapes cultivated in vineyards on the Monferrato hills in the South of the province of Asti, Piemonte. The vineyards are southwest facing and situated at altitudes of between 250 and 400m. The Piemonte low Guyot trellis system is used for the vines, which grow in a limestone-clay soil. Planting density is 4000 to 4500 vines per hectare. Grapes are hand harvested in the last week of September. Temperature controlled fermentation takes place in stainless steel (16- 18ºC) and the wine spends a couple of months on lees.
A dry white, light to medium bodied, it has a well balanced crisp acidity, with flavours of citrus, light herbs and mineral overtones.Suitable for vegans.Suitable for vegetariansTry with all sorts of foods especially asparagus, artichokes, smoked fish such as salmon or trout, salads, dishes with herbs in - dill, tarragon, mint or parsley.Winzer Krems is situated in Wachau, Austria in one of the most beautiful stretches of river valley in Europe. The estate is owned by its 981 member winegrowers with 990 hectares of vineyards between them. Grapes are hand harvested then subjected to strict quality controls, ensuring only the very best are used to produce the final wine.Awards are many including 2021 International Wine Challenge Silver Medal ( 2020 vintage ), 2019 International Wine Challenge Silver Medal ( 2017 vintage )
A fresh, dry, pale pink rosé with aromas of roses and wildflowers. The palate has elegant floral notes, balanced structure and a fresh finish with a slight mineral note. The winery owns over 200 hectares of vineyards throughout Portugal and have a production capacity for over 20 million litres of wine. Ideal on its own or with poultry or salads.Suitable for vegetarians.Suitable for Vegans.
This delicious, off dry wine, is made in vineyards situated at the foot of the Vosges, between Marlenheim and Thann. Riesling is possibly the most famous grape variety in Alsace.With aromas of orange and mandarin with mineral notes. The wine is citrussy, fresh, fruity and well balanced.Goes well with seafood, fish, Alsatian sauerkraut or coq au vin.
A light, crisp and dry wine with good tropical notes supported by freshness and minerality. Well balanced and clean, fruity wine with a lingering palate. The grapes are grown in the mineral rich Cape granite soils in Stellenbosch.Try with light dishes, salads or white meats.
A complex and elegant wine with intense aromas of blackcurrant, crushed lemongrass and thyme, mingled with passionfruit and melon highlights. On the palate underlying ripe fruit and mineral notes from grapes grown in the Blind River sub region of Marlborough combine well with the more tropical notes of passionfruit and melon from the Wairau Valley vineyards.A stylish and pleasingly rich wine with vibrant aromatics and a fine balance of acidity leading to a lingering finish.The winery is sustainableSuitable for vegetarainsSuitable for vegans
Syrah is top dog in this blend, with a small amount of Trincadira, an ancient Portugese grape notoriously hard to grow and traditionally used in Port. This contributes an intense colour, herby aroma and a rich depth to the tannins. An inciting aroma is followed by a full palate of ripe dark fruits and spices, along with a mineral tone.
Stylish and concentrated with fresh intense aromas of grapefruit and lime as well as honeyed stonefruit. The palate is fresh and fruity. Very approachable with apple, pear and ripe stone fruit. A mouthfilling minerality adds to the complexity and weight.Suitable for vegetarians and vegansTry with seafood risotto, grilled sardines and a green leaf salad, or just great chilled on its own.
Ripe citrus and delicately tropical aromas lead to a textural, mineral palate with bright acidity, mandarin characters and appealing finish.Casa de Vila Nova is located in the North of Portugal. The vineyards are exposed to the Atlantic Ocean winds and influence. The grapes are harvested by hand.Try with Caesar or Tuna Nicoise salads or crab cakes.Suitable for vegansSuitable for vegetarians
A delicious off dry style of Chenin Blanc with stony minerality, fresh walnuts and a hint of lime. The palate is honeyed with apple, ginger and a clean mineral finish. The sweetness is perfectly integrated and balanced, resulting in a refreshing wine with good length.Food recommendations: Fantastic with goats cheese salad, honey roast ham, chicken cooked in any way, or almost any dish.Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.