Brett

Brett

302 posts

  • Biferno Rosso Riserva 2007 one year ago Biferno Rosso Riserva 2007
    Deep ruby. Big warm cooked red fruit: apple and blackcurrant pie. Dry, juicy, mature tannins, spicy edge, plump, long.
  • Rheingau Riesling Wine 1994 one year ago Rheingau Riesling Wine 1994
    Pale gold. Butterscotch, grapes; dry, good acidity, some fruit amongst the mature flavours as wine fades into the sunset
  • Gusbourne Blanc De Blancs 2008 one year ago Gusbourne Blanc De Blancs 2008
    Mid gold. White pepper, bright ripe spicy fruit. Dry, bright acidity, touch of autolysis, peppery, whitecurrants, full.
  • Mosse Agnes & Rene Mosse Anjou 2011 one year ago Mosse Agnes & Rene Mosse Anjou 2011
    Mid gold. Pemon peel, ash, custard apple. Dry, bright, with glimpses of a 'natural' apple, cidery taste.
  • Abadia De San Campio 2011 one year ago Abadia De San Campio 2011
    Mid gold. Kiwi fruit, custard apple, yes, tad exotic! Dry, bright, rich with a fine texture. Lovely.
  • Cotes Du Jura Trousseau 2009 one year ago Cotes Du Jura Trousseau 2009
    Dusky ruby. Bosky woodland fruits, dry, fruity tannins. Intriguing wine which is on the cusp of youth and maturity.
  • Cremant Du Jura Brut one year ago Cremant Du Jura Brut
    Salmon pink. Strawberries with a hint of yeast. Dry, good acidity, sparkly, zingy fruit.
  • Salentein Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2008 one year ago Salentein Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2008
    Mid gold. Apples and pears with touch of honeyed oak, dry, creamy, bright, long.
  • Saint Clair Family Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2011 one year ago Saint Clair Family Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2011
    Ruby. Spicy plums with dollops of blackberry. Dry, gentle tannins. A stylish, juicy mouthful - a good with spicy chicken
  • Cune Rioja Barrel Fermented 2011 one year ago Cune Rioja Barrel Fermented 2011
    Mid gold. Attractive sprinkle of oak atop yellow spicy fruit. Dry, crisp acidity, medium bodied, long.
  • Champagne Laurent Perrier Brut 1812 2 years ago Champagne Laurent Perrier Brut 1812
    Pale gold. Apricots, touch of brioche, gently dry, rounded acidity, a pleasing sparkly mouthful.
  • La Vallongue Wine 2 years ago La Vallongue Wine
    Pale ruby. Juicy fruity alpine strawberries and cream. Dry, very soft tannins - delightful fresh, fruity. Indeed lovely!
  • Buzbag Rezerv 2007 2 years ago Buzbag Rezerv 2007
    Deep ruby. Red berries and toffee, dry rich bright redcurrants, robust oaky tannins, chunky, deep.
  • Mahra Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 2 years ago Mahra Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
    Light ruby. Blackcurrants, chunky red fruits, dry, little touches of acidity add a finesse.
  • Cankaya Wine 2 years ago Cankaya Wine
    Greeny gold. Floral, blossom, dry, pleasant acidity which balances and excites the palate. Good with Bosphorus anchovies
  • Kav 2010 2 years ago Kav 2010
    Deep ruby. Black autumn berries, spicy, dry, fine tannins, made from Turkish varieties but 'distressingly international'
  • Domaine De La Tourmaline Trousseau Wine 2 years ago Domaine De La Tourmaline Trousseau Wine
    Ruby. Bags of fruit - strawberries, cherries - a merry fruit basket of juicy delights with fine herby depths.
  • Rosselle De Savoie Altesse Wine 2 years ago Rosselle De Savoie Altesse Wine
    Light gold. Big rich smoky fruit, dry, big in the mouth, waxy dried apricots, full bodied, long. Double magnum, a bonus!
  • Dinastia Vivanco Reserva 2004 2 years ago Dinastia Vivanco Reserva 2004
    Ruby. Fruity plums and cherries with just a hint of vanilla. Dry, this medium-bodied red is delightfully delicious!
  • 2 years ago
    Mid gold. Waxy peaches, dry but rich; good acidity, lemony, deep complexity, gorgeous mouthfeel. Drinking well now +
  • Champagne 2 years ago Champagne
    Coppery pink. Redcurrants, whitecurrants, dry with a persistent fizz. Bright, crisp, lovely fruit with a tinkle of spice