Category Archives: Wine

Zonin Asti Dolce, Asti DOCG, Piedmont, Italy

                                                     Region/Appellation: Asti, DOCG, Piedmont,                                                        Italy

                Zonin Asti DolceVarietal/Blend: Moscato, Bianco

Vintage: NV

Tasting Note: The colour is a pale straw                             yellow  with bright greenish-gold                                           highlights and fine effervescence.      On                            the  nose, the wine is fresh with  floral                                aromas; hints of apples and a touch of                              honey. The palate is clean,fresh and                                      appealing,  sweetness is balanced with a                            refreshing crisp finish. The palate is clean,                       fresh, and appealing; sweetness is balanced                    with a refreshing crisp finish.

 

Carpenè Malvolti Prosecco DOC Treviso Brut, Prosecco, Veneto, Italy

                                                                                   Region/Appellation: Carpene Malvolti ProseccoProsecco,                      Veneto Italy

Varietal/Blend: Glera

Vintage: NV

Tasting Note: The wine shows a bright straw yellow colour with delicate greenish nuances, fine and elegant perlage. Intense, rich in fruity and floral fragrances of yellow fruits and white flowers. It is fresh, delicate, balanced, with                                                                                     a slight hint of sweet almond                                                                                           at the end.

Carpenè Malvolti Prosecco DOC Treviso Brut, Prosecco, Veneto, Italy

Carpene Malvolti Prosecco

Region/Appellation: Prosecco, Veneto, Italy

Varietal/Blend: Glera

Vintage: NV

Tasting note: The wine shows a bright straw yellow colour  with delicate greenish nuances, fine and elegant perlage. Intense, rich in fruity and floral fragrances of yellow                                                                                      fruits and white flowers. It is                                                                                          fresh, delicate, balanced, with                                                                                        a slight hint of sweet  almond                                                                                        at the end.

 

 

Champagne Nicolas Feuillate Brut Réserve Exclusive Rosé, Champagne, France

 

                        Reserve Exclusive Rose                                                                 Region/Appellation: Champagne, France

 

  Varietal/Blend: 10% Chardonnay, 45%                                                                   Pinot Noir, 45% Pinot Meunier

 

   Vintage- NV

   Tasting note: Réserve Exclusive Rosé is a                            delicately nuanced Champagne literally                                                                 bursting with red summer fruit flavours.                                                               A delicious cavalcade of redcurrant,                                                                         blueberry and raspberry notes,                                                                                   combined  with a hint of Gariguette                                                                           strawberries.

 

 

Champagne Nicolas Feuillate Réserve Exclusive Brut, Champagne, France

                                              

       Reserve Exclusive brut

                                                                                     Region/Appellation:  Champagne, France

 

 Varietal/Blend: 20% Chardonnay, 40 Pinot       Noir, 40% Pinot Meunier

 

 Vintage: NV

 Tasting note: 

Aromas of juicy pear and crunchy apricot merge and weave in a beguiling fusion around a mass of delicate bubbles to create a light, fresh and                                                   vibrant Champagne, effusing intense, expressive fruit, while extensive cellar-ageing brings appealing maturity.

 

 

 

                            

Falesco Monitano, Lazio IGT, Lazio, Italy

Falesco Montiano

Appellation: Lazio IGT

Blend: 100% Merlot

Vintage: 2013

Tasting note: The wine has a wonderful, deep, ruby red colour, a wide aromatic range of scents in which delicious vanilla notes, small red fruit, layers of jam and sweet spices combine. The taste appears to have a full aristocratic roundness and softness, typical of Merlot, with quite elegant, agreeable and lingering flavours.

Tellus Syrah, Lazio IGT, Lazio, Italy

Falesco Tellus Syrah

Appellation: Lazio IGT

Blend: 100% Syrah

Vintage: 2015

Tasting note: A wine with an intense colour and violet reflections, on the nose its scent is enhanced by hints of fresh fruit, cherry with spicy notes that blend with great balance and elegance to those of sweet and vanilla expressed from the wood. The taste is enveloping, silky, soft tannins, rich and persistent finish.

Falesco Vitiano Vermentino, Umbria IGT, Umbria, Italy

Falesco Vitiano Vermentino

Appellation: Umbria IGT

Blend: Vermentino 100%

Vintage: 2015

Tasting note: In Vitiano Vermentino the variety is expressed fully with its spicy aroma on the one hand, and its finesse and its pleasantness on the other part. The wine has an acid and persistent finish, as it has to be for a wine of which the main feature is being pleasant to drink.

Antinori Castello della Sala ‘Cervaro della Sala’, Umbria IGT, Umbria, Italy

Cervaro della sala

Appellation: Umbria IGT

Blend: Chardonnay, Grechetto

Vintage: 2014

Tasting note: The 2014 wine has less structure and more acidity while the colour is bright. The aromas range from flint to citrus fruit with some yellow plum sensations. The mouthfeel is saline, agile, fresh and very elegant with a subtle yet very long finish.