Brett

Brett

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  • Charles Melton Nine Popes 2000 one year ago Charles Melton Nine Popes 2000
    Deep ruby. Spicy cooked black fruits, black pepper, black licorice. Dry, ripe mature tannins, a very special Barossa red
  • Villa Tonino Nero d'Avola Sicilia one year ago Villa Tonino Nero d'Avola Sicilia
    Mid ruby. Cherries and plums with a hint of spice. Dry, gentle tannins, lithe and smooth with a fine finish.
  • Domaine De Souch Jurancon 2006 one year ago Domaine De Souch Jurancon 2006
    Gold. Fine lemon, barleysugar twist, gently sweet with balancing acidity. Mouth filling, long with a citrus finish.
  • Schild Estate Semillon Sauvignon Blanc 2010 one year ago Schild Estate Semillon Sauvignon Blanc 2010
    Mid gold. Gooseberry, apricot, whitecurrant with a touch of spice. Dry, bright, some alcoholic warmth, big in the mouth.
  • Jenkyn Place Rose 2008 one year ago Jenkyn Place Rose 2008
    Pale pink. Cooked strawberries with a spicy edge. Dry, gentle rich, decent acidity.
  • Chene Bleu Abelard 2008 one year ago Chene Bleu Abelard 2008
    Deep ruby. Deep fruity oaky notes with a touch of licorice. Dry, still robust tannins in a velvet glove. Long, lithe.
  • Saint Jean Du Barroux Philippe Gimel one year ago Saint Jean Du Barroux Philippe Gimel
    Deep dark ruby. Spicy (coriander seed) dark red deliciously juicy fruits. Good fruity tannins, robustly smooth in mouth.
  • l'Eandre Domaine Pignier one year ago l'Eandre Domaine Pignier
    Mid ruby. Currants, sultanas even, with deep fruit complexity. Dry, gentle tannins, deliciously full and ripe.
  • Dvh Pinot Noir 2011 one year ago Dvh Pinot Noir 2011
    Mid ruby. Blackberries spicy dry rounded tannins with a twinkly richness.
  • Champagne Coeur De Cuvee 2001 one year ago Champagne Coeur De Cuvee 2001
    Mid gold. Peaty notes with fruity notes. Gentle but persistent mousse. Dry, fine acidity, long, rich stylish.
  • Dvh Aligote 2011 one year ago Dvh Aligote 2011
  • Jacques Matte Chautagne Wine one year ago Jacques Matte Chautagne Wine
    Mid ruby. Gorgeous dark red fruits, touch of clove, deep, dry fruity tannins. Silky minerality, slides over the palate
  • Vin De Savoie Pinot Noir one year ago Vin De Savoie Pinot Noir
    Palest ruby. Hints of blackberry, direct fruit, dry soft tannins. Straightforward decent light red.
  • Ceventhorpe Seyval Wine 2010 one year ago Ceventhorpe Seyval Wine 2010
    Mid gold. Herby, lemony with hints of spice, dry, very bright with minerally weight, with expressive fruit. Yorkshire!
  • Tremendus Rioja one year ago Tremendus Rioja
    Bright orange-pink. Fulsome red fruits, dry, rich, fresh acidity, big mouthful. Stylish traditional Rioja rosé.
  • Chablis Domaine De Levee 2010 2 years ago Chablis Domaine De Levee 2010
    Pale gold. Waxy plump lemons, dry, good acidity, mineral and fulsome citrus fruit. Long finish.
  • Capezzana Vin Ruspo 2010 2 years ago Capezzana Vin Ruspo 2010
    Deep bronzy pink. Plump strawberries on nose with, on the palate, ripe peach! Dry, fine acidity, big juicy mouthful.
  • Biferno Rosso Riserva 2007 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years ago Mosse Agnes & Rene Mosse Anjou 2011
    Mid gold. Pemon peel, ash, custard apple. Dry, bright, with glimpses of a 'natural' apple, cidery taste.