A collection of six tried and tested wines that are “a little bit special” to see you through the festive season. Perfect for sipping with friends, or savouring at any Christmas feasts.
James Bryant Hill Central Coast Zinfandel 2019- Aromas of blackberries, cassis, strawberry jam and toasty oak leap from the glass of this easy-drinking Californian red Zinfandel, followed by a lingering black fruit finish and a hint of mocha. Perfect for an evening by the fire.
Valdubon Crianza 2018, Ribera del Duero- From vines that are over 30 years old the grapes that go into this beautifully-made Crianza create elegant flavours of fresh red fruit, mingled with notes of coconut, vanilla, cocoa, spice and thyme. Perfect to have stashed away for an intimate dinner with friends.
James Bryant Hill Central Coast Chardonnay 2019- A standout dry Californian Chardonnay with a palate of yellow apple, pear and citrus blossom and a touch of vanilla and butterscotch. Pair with roast chicken or creamy vegetarian risotto.
Clouston & Co Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2021- Clouston & Co’s 100 year legacy shows in this delightful gem. It has billowing aromas of fresh herbs, summer flowers, honeydew melon, blackcurrant, kiwi and passionfruit. The zesty, tropical palate has a lovely texture and lively finish.
Whispering Angel Côtes de Provence Rosé 2022 This iconic Provençal pink offers creamy flavours of peach and raspberries with refreshing citrus undertones and a smooth, dry finish. We recommend pairing this benchmark rosé with oily fish, and dishes with peppers or garlic.
Gratien & Meyer Cremant de Loire Brut NV- This elegant and fruity fizz from Loire is bound to be a new favourite. The aroma is perfumed and pronounced, with citrus, honey and acacia notes.. Perfect for popping to start the new year.