The Olivier Leflaive Bourgogne Aligoté 2019 is a white wine made from the Aligoté grape, which is grown in the Burgundy region of France. This wine is pale gold in color, with aromas of white flowers, green apple, and lemon zest. On the palate, it is crisp and refreshing, with flavors of citrus and a subtle minerality that leads to a long, clean finish.
The 2018 vintage was marked by hot and dry weather, which resulted in low yields but high-quality fruit with concentrated flavors. The grapes were handpicked and sorted carefully to ensure only the best were used for the wine. The wine was aged for 12 months in French oak barrels, with 20% new oak, which added complexity and richness to the wine without overpowering its fresh fruit flavors.
On the nose, this wine offers aromas of ripe yellow apple, lemon zest, and a hint of vanilla. On the palate, it is well-balanced with a bright acidity that perfectly complements the rich flavors of orchard fruit and citrus. The finish is crisp and refreshing with a touch of minerality.
Olivier Merlin Mâcon La Roche Vineuse Vieilles Vignes 2019 is a lovely expression of Chardonnay from the Mâconnais region of Burgundy, France. The wine is made from old-vine grapes, which impart a depth of flavor and complexity to the wine. On the nose, there are notes of white flowers, citrus, and peach, along with a hint of minerality. On the palate, the wine is medium-bodied and well-balanced, with a refreshing acidity that gives it a crisp finish.
On the nose, Olivier Merlin Pouilly-Fuissé is dominated by aromas of ripe peaches, apricots, and white flowers, with a hint of honey and vanilla. On the palate, the wine is full-bodied and rich, with a creamy texture and a lively acidity that balances the fruitiness. The finish is long and complex, with a subtle mineral note that is characteristic of the limestone soils of the region.
Olivier Merlin Saint-Véran En Crèche 2020 is a vibrant and fresh white wine made from 100% Chardonnay grapes grown in the Saint-Véran appellation of Burgundy, France. On the nose, the wine offers a bouquet of delicate citrus, peach, and floral aromas, which are complemented by a subtle hint of minerality. On the palate, the wine is crisp and refreshing, with a lovely balance of acidity and fruit flavors.
Aromas of potpourri & cherry. Very fine tannins - savoury and crunchy (typical of Barbera) with a strong acid backbone.
A well structured medium bodied wine with a long finish of red fruits and dark berries and a touch of spice.
Onannon Red Hill Pinot Noir is from the Red Hill vineyard which the Onannon boys manage with the help of their trusty vineyard worker, Martin.
This wine shines confidence with a good balance of sweet fruit and long flavour.
Harmonious and lively, the flavours linger to create an enduring finish with touches of dark chocolate and espresso.
Subtle aromas of fragrant florals, fresh garden herbs and forest floor that give way to a concentrated blend of red cherry, blackberry and black currant.
Silky, fine-grained tannins provide structure and a creamy texture. CALL FIRST FOR THIS AS VERY LIMITED!
Orange Tree Moscato is a tropical fruit salad swirling with fragrant floral rose petals and balanced by a spritzy citrus finish
Hints of red fruit - almost Provence rose like with some chinese fruit characters and a touch of saline. A well made fascinating and captivating sparkling.
With its usual deep ruby-red colour, Ornellaia 2018 features a lively and intense aromatic expression, distinctive mark of the vintage. Red fruits, citrus notes, hints of liquorice and Mediterranean scrub combine to form its profile. With the first taste it is enveloping and all its components well-balanced: the tannins, both dense and silky in texture, fill the palate with elegance and precision. The finish is lifted by a distinct tangy vein that enhances the sensation of freshness and persistence.
'With its usual intense colour, Le Serre Nuove dell'Ornellaia 2019 has a nose full of fresh notes of ripe red fruits, accompanied by a lively balsamic vein with aromatic hints of cypress and eucalyptus berries. The wine is soft and silky in the mouth, filling it with an elegant tannic texture and a sapid and persistent finish.' Olga Fusari - Oenologist
2019 gives us a Le Volte dell'Ornellaia with great balance and expressivity. With its bright ruby-red colour, intense scents of red berries and rose petals are clearly distinguishable on the nose, while on the palate the taste is full-bodied and enveloping, characterised by dense tannins and a vibrant acidity which make this a highly pleasant and enjoyable wine.
Ruby red with purple reflections, Le Volte dell' Ornellaia 2020 has a vinous bouquet, releasing a bouquet, releasing a complexity of aromas ranging from ripe red fruits, to Mediterranean scrub, up to delicate notes of tobacco and spices. The mouthfeel is soft and silky, but at the same time supported by a lively acidity that gives us a crisp, persistent finish.
Le Volte dell'Ornellaia combines the Mediterranean expression of opulence and generosity with structure and complexity. The approachable style of Le Volte dell'Ornellaia, a blend of Merlot, Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon, reflects the philosophy and savoir-faire of Ornellaia.