Brett

Brett

302 posts

  • one year ago
    Mid gold. Aromatic, savoury, zesty; dry with lemony acidity and good white. Full-bodied with a note of herbs.
  • Marabino Noto Nero D'Avola 2010 one year ago Marabino Noto Nero D'Avola 2010
    Mid ruby. Black cherries, backed up with spicy and peppery coconut! Bright, fresh, juicy, fruity with a robust finish.
  • Avide Cerasuolo Di Vittoria 2009 one year ago Avide Cerasuolo Di Vittoria 2009
    Mid ruby. Bitter cherry, touch of soft oak, dry, good fruit, long and not too heavy.
  • Roxanich Rose Wine 2009 one year ago Roxanich Rose Wine 2009
    Orangey pink. Deep dark lovely red fruits. Dry, good acidity with notes of cooked strawberries, herby and vanilla.
  • Waitrose Champagne Brut 2002 one year ago Waitrose Champagne Brut 2002
    Light gold, fine bubbles. Warm digestive biscuits and ripe apricots - dry, smooth acidity full, creamy, well structured
  • The Armagh Shiraz 1992 one year ago The Armagh Shiraz 1992
    Deep dark ruby. Rich concentrated dark red fruits, dry, integrated tannins, deliciously sublime. A joy of a mature Aussi
  • Wine Of Chile one year ago Wine Of Chile
    Mid ruby. Juicy rich ripe red fruits. Dry gentle tannins, chunky four-square, balanced tannins, minty meaty notes.
  • Chancet Rocks Sauvignon Blanc 2009 one year ago Chancet Rocks Sauvignon Blanc 2009
    Light gold. Notes of gooseberry and asparagus, for this is a decent wine subsiding into old age. Dry, good.
  • Julienas Grande Reserve 2009 one year ago Julienas Grande Reserve 2009
    Mid ruby. Cherries and a hint of peony. Dry, good acidity, fruity tannins. Juicy summer pudding flavours, with cream.
  • Chateau Louis Perdrix 2010 one year ago Chateau Louis Perdrix 2010
    Light gold. Nutty dry ripe stone fruit. Dry good acidity and length with a long finish.
  • Chardonnay Domaine Des Bodines 2011 one year ago Chardonnay Domaine Des Bodines 2011
    Orange gold! Bright lemon with roses! Dry, crisp, turkish delight (the proper sort), over-ripe apricots, clean, long
  • 2010 Trousseau one year ago 2010 Trousseau
    Light ruby. Stinky, slightly reductive nose but then was delightfully surprised (and pleased!) by red fruity spice.
  • De Savoie Frangy one year ago De Savoie Frangy
    Greeny gold. Plump ripe apricots presage this lovely dry wine full of rich ripe flavours backed up by bright acidity.
  • Vouvray 1982 Gilles Champion one year ago Vouvray 1982 Gilles Champion
    Greeny gold. Apple strudel, cinnamon, off-dry, still v much alive with glorious, balanced acidity. Creamy, long, great!
  • Bugey Mondeuse 2008 Maison Angelot one year ago Bugey Mondeuse 2008 Maison Angelot
    Mid ruby. Red brambly fruit, mature tannins and a refreshing acidity. 12% alc means you can concentrate on its flavour!
  • Sol De La Serre Saint Chinian 2011 one year ago Sol De La Serre Saint Chinian 2011
    Mid gold with notes of apricot and citrus. Attractive minerality, this dry white is well rounded with a touch of exotic.
  • Champagne Brut Drappier 2004 Millesime Exception one year ago Champagne Brut Drappier 2004 Millesime Exception
    Pale gold, delicate creamy sparkle. Flowery, brioche and peach hints; dry, elegant, well balanced. Complex, long finish.
  • Saint Cosme Cotes Du Rhone 2010 one year ago Saint Cosme Cotes Du Rhone 2010
    Greeny gold. Dry, lemony, melony, herby with good acidity. Lovely, plump, ripe lip smacking wine!
  • Noir Divin Domaine Du Paradis 2006 one year ago Noir Divin Domaine Du Paradis 2006
    Deep ruby belying its origins & grapes. Mature warm red fruits, soft, with a raspberry briskness. Devilishly divine!
  • Vin De Bourgogne Mercurey Les Veleys Premier Cru 1999 one year ago Vin De Bourgogne Mercurey Les Veleys Premier Cru 1999
    Ruby, smoky blackberry on nose. Dry, subdued fruit, drying out gently. Fading but with glimpses of elegance, brightening
  • Mcguigan The Shortlist Eden Valley Riesling 2005 one year ago Mcguigan The Shortlist Eden Valley Riesling 2005
    Mid gold. Deeply fruity with chunky minerality; dry, balanced acidity with a mouthful of ripe scrumped apples.