These are only a select few of our vast range of red wines in store
An intense dark coloured wine, with notes of carobs and figs jam, good structure and long persistance. In Sicily, they drink Inycon Shiraz with pasta dishes meat- based courses and spicy cous cous.
A blend of Cabernet and Shiraz that undergoes 18 months in new oak barrels which results in a hint of mint, delicious ripe black fruit nuances and soft tannins leading to a long finish.
On the nose this wine is very expressive, powerful, complex, fresh fruit, sweet spices, creamy oak, red berry notes.On the palate it is flavourful, fruity, toasty with round tannins and has a good finish.
Darker in color than the previous edition, Charme 2009 maintains its richness, freshness and elegance, with cherry, plums and pine needles aromas, earthy notes of mushrooms and truffles and elegant notes of tea leaves. The palate is long and fresh with good structure supported by soft tannins, mineral notes involving fruit and contributing to a very long, intense lasting finish.
This wine is from the well renowned producer Jean-Claude from the Santenay region. It is a traditional Bourgogne that is well-structured with intense juicy flavours of black cherries and red berries with a firm but balanced finish.
Deep, rich ruby red with purple hues. Perfumed with blackcurrant cassis and a hint of cedar and spice from premium French oak.
It displays long fine grain tannins, giving it real texture and gorgeous chalkiness. The depth of rich berry fruit concentration and the length of natural acidity are generous and appealing.
On the nose the wine produces an engaging repertoire of aromas, perfected by the perfume of sweet cherries and rose-water, with highlighted notes of chocolate, cinnamon and vanilla. Then appears a rich mix of succulent fruit-driven flavours which fill the pallet, franked by the nuances of spices, of wild strawberry and pear.
Intense and complex Pinot Noir dominated by black cherries, raspberries and spices on the nose, with hints of liquorice and subtle earthy notes.
Wide palate, concentrated ripe cherries and brambles, with a bright acidity, soft tannins and a lingering finish.
High altitude cabernet vineyards that have a longer ripening period give rise to this phenomenal wine. Loads of blackcurrants with cedar wood undertones on the nose with a hint of smokiness and tobacco leaf, creating a complex wine. Good integration of oak with a velvety finish on the palate. A prime example of a well-crafted South African Cabernet Sauvignon.
This Californian Zinfandel has aromas of cherry cola and raspberry with hints of white pepper and vanilla oak. On the palate, bright red fruit flavors and acidity are followed by a juicy mid-palate and a soft, round mouth feel and a long finish.
Ruby and garnet colors in the glass, beautiful scents of cherries and fine spices develop in the nose, nice barrique tones, powerful and substantial on the palate. A wine with good aging potential
Dark, densely coloured wine with blackberry and clove aromatics. The palate moves from ripe red fruits to dark plum as it opens up in the glass, exhibiting a chalkiness which balances the rich fruit attractively. Showcases the clay over limestone site from which the wine is grown.
Three plots up this thought, all located on the plateau of scrubland north of Vacqueyras. Unlike other wines, grape varieties half grenache, also gives pride to Syrah and Mourvèdre for the game. These allow to avoid the feeling of heaviness and sweetness that unfortunately sometimes accompany the wine of such volume and density in the mouth.
This wine stands out for its superior aromatic intensity and complexity. This vintage is notable for its radiant fresh fruit and intense colour. On the palate the smooth and silky tannins combine with a vibrant acidity to offer a very pleasurable and inviting experience.
Catena Alta Malbec shows a saturated dark violet color. The nose offers freshly ground, ripe berry fruits with layers of wild flowers, mocha and tobacco. The mouthfeel is full with excellent weight and concentration with a soft and silky texture. The mid palate offers rich cassis and black currant fruit flavors interwoven with hints of chocolate, vanilla and black pepper. It finishes with a wonderful minerality, finely grained tannins and lively acidity.
This Phenomenal wine is rested in barrel for 21 months and monitored but generally left to its own devices. The winemaking philosophy is, and always has been, to preserve the very distinct vineyard character and fruit purity along with support from new but low impact French oak. The wine was both aged in barrel and subsequently bottled with minimal sulphur. Limited.
Saturated dark violet color; thick aromas of black cherry, dark chocolate and licorice, enlivened by minerals, violet, pepper and herbs. Then penetrating, sharply delineated and impressively concentrated, with a serious backbone, supporting its very fresh currant and mineral flavors. The vibrant finish suggests that this wine will have even more to say in five or six years.
On the nose look for red fruit, mocha, complex with notes of wet soil. On the palate fresh and tasty red fruit standing out. Steady, persistent with a earthy character typical of the cooler areas of the Alentejo.
This reserva has a deep, dark red, opaque centre that has a full bodied, textured palate, well structured tannins that is solid and dense with great potential for bottle maturation.
A Ribeira del Duero that welcomes you with a super concentration of blueberries and black fruits of all sorts, giving away to a sweet spicy mid palate to take you finally to a velvet coating mouth feel finish. The tannins are firm contributing to the structure but ripe.
A Bordeaux Blend using the classic varieties of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Petit Verdot. These vines were planted on carefully selected sites and took 9 years to reach maturity. The grapes were fermented whole with native yeasts and left for 5 weeks on their skins. The wine was then barrel aged for two years followed by four years of bottle maturation. This wine, rich, classic and complex, truly is a work of time. It will age well for up to 10 years.
This shiraz has a ruby red colour with deep purple hues that has gorgeous perfume of forest fruits, red liquorice and powerful French oak spice on the nose. It is concentrated and generous with intense fruit, chalky tannins and a balanced length of flavour. Complexities of plum, black olives, violets and Haighs dark chocolate on the palate.
Medium deep purple in colour that has a fruity and cool flavor with fine touches of red berries, cherry and flower, hints of herbs on the nose.
Fresh and fruity with juicy touches of red berries and dark berries, touch of herbs and flowers on the palate.
This 2009 vintage was excellent - a fine example of benchmark Clare Valley Cabernet Sauvignon with mulberry and red fruits, dusty tannins and subtle oak. Hand picked grapes from 80 year old dry grown vines were used to craft this estate grown wine which was matured in French oak barriques for 24 months. An elegant style, with fine acid and longevity in the bottle.
No other red wine in Australia can rival the reputation, consistent
quality or proven development pattern of Penfolds Grange. The
pinnacle of the Penfolds red wine range - Grange is a rich, opulent,
full-bodied Shiraz, destined for a long cellar life. The winemaking
process involves great attention to detail, from selecting the best
possible grapes sourced from low-yielding, old Shiraz vines,
through to fermentation and fastidious oak maturation.
The unique and distinctive Grange style is based on ripe Shiraz
fruit and stylish American oak in fine harmony. The 1992 Grange
has great complexity and balance. It is powerful and rich with
Magill Estate Shiraz is a very important Penfolds single-vineyard
wine. It is of great symbolic importance because it is the only wine
grown and made from the remaining original vineyard (5.2 ha) in
the original Penfolds winery at Magill, established in 1844, in
Adelaide's eastern suburbs. First made in 1983, Penfolds Magill
Estate Shiraz is an elegant, medium-weight style with velvety
texture and fine tannins, matured in both new French and
Grange is both Penfolds and Australia's most famous wine and is
officially listed as a heritage icon of South Australia that demonstrates the synergy between Shiraz and the soils and climate of South Australia.
Penfolds Grange displays fully-ripe, intensely-flavoured and
textured Shiraz grapes in combination with new American oak.
The result is a unique Australian style that is now recognised as
the most consistent of the world's great wines. The Grange style
is the original and most powerful expression of Penfolds' multivineyard,
multi-district blending philosophy.
Beautiful violet colour of medium concentration. While young, is restrained in the aroma, with profoundly mineral aromas, tense and with very soft floral aroma. Well integrated wood, bringing some good smoked and iodized notes. Good volume in the mouth, with determination and with tannins that recall the schist. Acidity and fruit well combined. Long and fresh finish. A wine that will grow a lot in the bottle, although it already has a good balance.
Unanime has an intense cherry-red colour, elegant aromas of chocolate and tobacco, along with a touch of black pepper and some eshy notes. Well structured, with round tannins that blend nicely with its fresh, juicy acidity.
Medium purple/red in colour, this very aromatic Pinot Noir releases aromas of black cherry, star anise, wild thyme and marjoram. The palate is juicy and full of mulberries and cherries leading to a lingering, spiced finish. The perfect match for a night in front of the open fire after a day on the slopes!
Boquet: Displaying strawberry briar notes with cinnamon and anise.
Palate: Intense yet beautifully balanced with baked plums and spice. The fruit is supported by fine grain tannins and integrated acidity with lovely flesh and fruit singing on the finish.
Intense and spicy/flora/herbal-flavored bouquet of dark fruits (black berries) with beetroot, black chocolate and minty aromas. Smooth and round on the palate, full-bodied, well concentrated, fruit-intense and juicy Blaufränkisch with fine, ripe tannins, good freshness and a powerful finish.
Attractive deep red colour. Slate, wild berries, herbs, nuts & subtle liquorice and barrel maturation character adding to the beguiling nose. Substantial palate with a rich texture and layered, complex flavours and an attractive dry finish.
Inspiration, allure, personality. With the colour of passion, this artist's Ripasso is a perfect fusion of Diego Cottini's experience and creativity. Let yourself be carried away by a symphony of colours and fragrances, in which every note conveys the most bewitching sensations.
Purple ruby color of this wine releases an intense nose with generous aromas of smokey, cassis and fennel. Carmin Brillant offers aromas with many promises that even thrive over the years. It is full-bodied, powerful, meaty and structured.
This Pinot Noir has a deep dark plum colour with a brooding nose of dark cherry, raspberry, leather, fennel and spices. The complexity of the nose leads beautifully into the detail of the palate – with chalky tannin's and a long thread of acidity pushing through a long mouthfeel. Ripe cherry and red berry, savoury oak and a distinct minerality coat the wines structure core.
Mandrarossa is the clear and genuine expression of Sicily's new face in wine growing. Frappato comes from “fruttato” (fruity), one of the main features of this sicilian variety. This frappato grows on sandy soils which give the wine a vibrant colour, intriguing scents of small red berries, persistence and pleasantness.