Wines Included In This Case Are:
Mendoza Chardonnay, Kaiken Ultra (Uco Valley, Argentina)
From the renowned Altamira sub-region in the Uco Valley, where high altitude, ample sunshine & a high diurnal range provide optimal conditions for growing Chardonnay.
This wine is gold in colour with youthful hues. On the nose, aromas of pineapple, white peach & citrus intertwine with vanilla & a touch of smoke from the oak ageing. The palate is rich & complex with good acidity & a long, lingering finish.
Zapallar Sauvignon Blanc, Outer Limits by Montes (Aconcagua Costa, Chile)
(100% Sauvignon Blanc)
Montes have broken boundaries with this intense & lively aromatic Sauvignon Blanc by being the first to plant vines in Zapallar. Attractive tropical notes of passion fruit & pink grapefruit mingle with tomato leaf & a subtle saline touch on the finish hints at the coastal origin.
Albariño, Bodega Garzón Reserve (Maldonado, Uruguay)
This wine is pale yellow in colour with green reflections. On the nose, there are intense aromas of peach & citrus. The freshness & minerality on the mid-palate is superb, ably supported by a remarkable acidity which frames the juicy fruit on the crisp finish.
Tannat, Bodega Garzón Reserve (Maldonado, Uruguay)
This wine is deep purple in colour. On the nose, there are intense aromas of plums & raspberries, with a hint of spice. It is a full-bodied wine, with ripe tannins complementing the juicy dark fruit & mineral notes. It is a striking & powerful wine.
`Terroir` Luján de Cuyo Malbec, Altos Las Hormigas (Mendoza, Argentina)
This wine is bright violet in colour, with ruby red hues. On the nose, there are aromas of plums with soft mineral notes & a hint of mint & herbs. On the palate, it is well balanced with firm tannins & a long, vibrant finish.
Zapallar Pinot Noir, Outer Limits by Montes (Aconcagua Valley, Chile)
(100% Pinot Noir)
An elegant Pinot Noir, this has vibrant ripe cherries & seductive floral aromas all balanced by a mild toast ageing in French oak barrels (30% new) for 10-12 months. It hails from the coastal Zapallar vineyard seven km from the Pacific Ocean.
This wine is bright ruby red in colour. It has a very aromatic nose with pronounced notes of raspberries & blueberries combined with subtle notes of hazelnuts, caramel, toffee & mild toast. A smooth palate with round tannins, alongside a fresh fruit character. Vibrant acidity gives the wine a bright & perfumed finish.