White Wines

Don Guerino Sinais Sauvignon Blanc 2017

NAME: DON GUERINO SINAIS SAUVIGNON BLANC 2017

ABV: 13%

APPEARANCE: Very light yellow with a tinge of green

AROMAS: Pronounced lemon/lime citrus notes underscored by ripe guava fruit

TASTE: A zingy spritz of lemon sherbet with tropical flavours. Fresh and with clean acidity, wine is light and dry to off-dry with a lingering finish

FOOD PAIRING: Serve well chilled with seafood, white fish, salads and risotto

OVERALL: A light but very polished tropical Sauvignon Blanc, in an elegant screwcap bottle

£ 12.50 / bottle ( £ 75.00 / case of 6 )

 


Don Guerino Sinais Italico Riesling 2017

 

NAME: DON GUERINO SINAIS ITALICO RIESLING 2017

ABV: 13%

APPEARANCE: Pale yellow with green reflexes

AROMAS: A blend of floral notes and more tropical aromas of pineapple, mango and melon

TASTE: Soft pineapple and peach flavours predominate; wine is dry to off-dry, light bodied with highish level of acidity and just a hint of spritz on palate ( nb. doesn’t have the searing acidity and ‘minerality’ of a German Rhine Riesling! )

FOOD PAIRING: Try with salads, hors d’oeuvres, cold meat plates or mildly spiced dishes

OVERALL: Versatile fresh and fruity wine, ideal for parties and informal occasions

£ 12.50 / bottle ( £ 75.00 / case of 6 )


Don Guerino Reserva Chardonnay 2017

NAME: DON GUERINO RESERVA CHARDONNAY 2017

ABV: 12.5%

APPEARANCE: Straw yellow with tinge of green

AROMAS: Richly tropical, with melon, pineapple, mango and peach all showing, and hint of oak

TASTE: Tropical notes are complimented with well balanced, restrained oakiness; wine is medium bodied with fresh, clean acidity and a citrusy tang to the finish

FOOD PAIRING: Serve cool – not chilled – with creamy chicken dishes, risottos, salads, seafood or smoked salmon

OVERALL: Classy, very well made Chardonnay, perfect for savouring..

£ 16.00 / bottle  ( £ 96.00 / case x 6 )

 


Pizzato Legno Chardonnay 2014

NAME:  PIZZATO LEGNO CHARDONNAY 2014

ABV: 13%

APPEARANCE:  Straw yellow with green highlights

AROMAS: Gentle cashew nut and vanilla overlying restrained tropical fruits

TASTE: Smooth and full bodied with nutty caramel flavours from oak blended with more pronounced citric notes

FOOD PAIRING: Recommended with creamy chicken dishes or grilled white fish

OVERALL:  Subtle oak underscores classy 100% Chardonnay, best enjoyed as a food wine

£ 28.00 / bottle ( £ 168.00 / case x 6 )


Sanjo Nubio Sauvignon Blanc 2014

NAME:  SANJO NUBIO SAUVIGNON BLANC 2014

ABV: 12.5%

APPEARANCE:  Very pale – almost ‘water white’ – lemon yellow

AROMAS: Complex and aromatic with mainly ‘green’ aromas: coriander, nettles, bell pepper and asparagus notes all apparent

TASTE: Ripe mango and passion fruit blends with grassier flavours; a slight spritz may also be noticeable. Dry, medium-full bodied, with highish acidity and a long persistent finish

FOOD PAIRING: Drink well chilled with sweet and sour or mildly spiced dishes

OVERALL:  Flavour packed Sauvignon Blanc, different and distinctive!

£ 17.00 / bottle  ( £ 102.00 / case x 6 )


Pizzato Fausto Chardonnay 2014

NAME: FAUSTO CHARDONNAY 2014

ABV: 12.5%

APPEARANCE: Light green

AROMAS: Melon, peach, apricot with some more citric notes

TASTE: Unoaked, dry, medium-bodied with tropical fruits

FOOD PAIRING: Highly versatile – works well with salads, seafood, fish and white meats

OVERALL: Well made, straightforward 100% Chardonnay packing plenty of tropical fruit

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


Sanjo Nobrese Moscato NV

NAME:  SANJO NOBRESE MOSCATO NV

ABV: 13%

APPEARANCE:  Very pale yellow with greenish highlights

AROMAS: An intriguing medley of elderflower, lychee, peach – even grapefruit and mint!

TASTE: Dry to off dry, grapey, perfumed and medium bodied with just a hint of spiciness

FOOD PAIRING: Especially recommended with oriental dishes, e.g. Thai curries

OVERALL:  Highly aromatic and distinctive wine

£ 10.00 / bottle  ( £ 60.00 / case x 6 )


Campos de Cima Viognier 2014

13 % Abv.

2015 Decanter Commended

An Unoaked blend of 90% Viognier & 10% Chardonnay.

Bright; light gold in colour with greeny reflexes. Lovely peachy apricot nose with hint of jasmine and acacia flowers. ‘Oily’ or ‘petrol’ character may also be present – typical of Viognier – but does not detract from wine. Clean and fresh palate with decent level of acidity. More ripe peach and stone fruit, and touch of white pepperiness also discernible. Medium bodied with good rounded mouthfeel and almost honeyed texture.

Drink within next year or so.

One of the most versatile South American white wines, this may be drunk chilled (8-10˚C) as an aperitif, or served with salads, light or mildly flavoured white meat or fish/seafood dishes.

Now out of stock – 2017 vintage due in stock Q4 2017


Rio Sol Chenin Blanc / Viognier 2014

12% Abv.

An unoaked 50:50 blend of Chenin Blanc and Viognier. Light in colour with a greenish tinge. A hint of white flowers on the nose, with fresh aromas too of pears and pineapple. Soft and supple in the mouth, with good acidity and a balanced finish. Drink well chilled on its own, or try with fish or seafood. This is a South American white to drink well chilled on its own, or try with fish or seafood.

Supplied with screwcap.

Now out of stock