Spicy at first with leather notes. It develops blackcurrant and toasted aromas. Full bodied, smooth tannins, a crisp acidity. Floval flavours, with a touch of white pepper, violet and ripe wild berries. Good length. Vegan Friendly. ABV: 13.5%
Elegant and complex with aromas of ripe black fruits, blackcurrant leaf combined with spicy notes such as liquorice and vanilla. Well-balanced with smooth tannins and a long finish. 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 45% Merlot. Vegan Friendly. ABV: 13.5%
Tasting Notes: These grapes were selected by its characteristics, as Touriga Nacional gave to the wine a ripe floral character and Tinta Roriz and Alfrocheiro for their fruit and spice. In taste is medium-bodied and very smooth and pleasant finish.
Tasting Notes:The Barão de Vilar Grande Reserva has a deep red colour and reveals its ripe red fruits aroma.
Suggestions: It should be served at a temperature between 16°C to 18°C. This wine is perfect to drink with red meat, game and cheeses.
Tasting Notes: These vineyards are planted with the native Monastrell variety. Castano symbolises the best of what southern Spain has to offer: rich, warm climate wines made from grapes grown at altitude and transformed into robustly modern wines. For several generations, Bodegas Castano has been a pioneer in the region.
Color and Appearance: Intense ruby red. Nose: Characteristic, complex, with notes of ripe black berry fruit such as blueberry, blackberry and black currant. Taste: Vinous, with good structure, it is harmonious and balanced, slightly tannic, with a pleasantly intense finish. It goes well with both red and white grilled meats (beef-pork-chicken), with first courses with meat sauce but also with soups, risottos, vegetables and pasta (especially baked like lasagna).
Valpolicella is a land devoted to growing vines since ancient times: its name “vallis polis cellae” actually means “the valley of many cellars”. Here are grown indigenous vines like Corvina Veronese, Corvinone, Rondinella and Molinara, used to produce important and unique red wines. Amarone DOCG, the noblest red wine of Valpolicella and one of the most important Italian wines, has seduced the most refined palates worldwide, thanks to its inimitable personality, its charm and its character of traditional yet modern wine.
The wines with the geographical indication “TREVENEZIE” owe their name to “Tre Venezie” or “Le Venezie”, a territory that includes Veneto and Friuli Venezia-Giulia regions, and the province of Trento. This area has an ancient winemaking tradition. Cabernet Sauvignon, a variety included in this IGT, is among the most widespread and famous vines of the world and is particularly suited for the production of red wines with outstanding quality and longevity. Dry, round, pleasantly tannic, medium-bodied, with a good structure. ABV:12%
Amarone DOCG, the noblest red wine of Valpolicella and one of the most important Italian wines, has seduced the most refined palates worldwide, thanks to its inimitable personality, its charm and its character of traditional yet modern wine. Amarone Prêt-à-Porter is made special by its 4-year aging, making it extremely elegant, well-structured and long living. For Bottega, the American designer Denise Focil created a fashion bottle, with an immediate impact, enriched by a fair leather label framed by metal studs. The designer also created a tailored leather box. Taste: Well-structured, complex, fascinating, warm on the palate, with clear hints of spice (cinnamon, cardamom, black pepper) and tobacco, with a long persistence and a perfect balance of softness, acidity and tannic notes.
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