Tannat

Pizzato Reserva Tannat 2009

NAME: PIZZATO RESERVA TANNAT 2009

ABV: 13%

APPEARANCE:  Very deep garnet red

AROMAS: Pronounced red berry fruit with some oak and hints of coconut, nutmeg and cinnamon

TASTE:  Elegant blend of concentrated ripe red fruits set off with oak, vanilla and spicy notes. Full bodied; tannins have softened over time, so wine feels well rounded.

FOOD PAIRING: Particularly suited to venison and other well flavoured red meat dishes

OVERALL:  Bold, rich and concentrated with excellent ageing potential

£ 19.00 / bottle  ( £ 114.00 / case x 6 )


Fausto Tannat 2010

NAME: FAUSTO TANNAT 2010

ABV: 13%

APPEARANCE:  Was purple-black but now slightly lighter with age

AROMAS: Attractive perfumed dark fruits with some oaky and leathery notes

TASTE:  Richly concentrated black fruits overlaying spice and coffee flavours. Medium-heavy bodied but still supple with noticeably well rounded tannins.

FOOD PAIRING: Spicy or very well seasoned red meat dishes, especially beef or venison

OVERALL:  Delicious, very approachable example of this relatively unknown French grape variety

£ 14.00 / bottle  ( £ 84.00 / case x 6 )


Lidio Carraro Elos Touriga Nacional - Tannat

Lidio Carraro Elos Touriga Nacional / Tannat 2008

13 % Abv. 1.3kg / plant. Encruzilhada do Sul. Granitic soil.

( blend of 77% Touriga Nacional and 23% Tannat )

If you are looking for unusual wines, this Brazilian red blend is one to try. It has a deep ruby colour with violet reflections. Floral aromas of violets, geranium and jasmine; intensely aromatic with notes of blackberry, plum and blueberry. Hints too of cassis, chocolate and pepper. Excellent mouth weight, finely balanced with mature tannins, shows good length. No oak used.

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