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    Albia Rose 2021/22 Toscana

    Written by Helen Wilson

    A fresh and fragrant wine that expresses the essence of the finest grapes selected for this vivacious rosé that can be served as an aperitif or in a variety of pairings. Soft Pink color. On the nose, complex floral and wild strawberry aromas. Begins soft in the mouth, elegant and fresh; f...

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    Amaretto Saliza, Tosolini, Italy

    Written by bluestone0924

    Don't think of this as your standard Amaretto - it goes above and beyond, from the elegant liqueur texture to how well the aromas and flavours are intermingled with one another. The nose has an enticing combination of Battenberg cake and cherry Bakewell tart with an intense almond note.The...

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    Amarone della Valpolicella Cavolo 2018 – Brigaldara

    Written by bluestone0924

    Bright red. Clean red cherry and berry aromas are lifted by a floral touch. Sweet on entry with a nice rich mouthfeel, then somewhat bitter with noteworthy 'crunchiness' to the lively red berry flavours. Finishes classically dry and with a subtle warmth.

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    Amarone della Valpolicella Coste Bianche 2016/17 – Fiorebelli

    Written by Helen Wilson

    Deep, dark garnet colour, giving an inkling as to what is to come. The aroma and flavour profile of the Coste Bianche Amarone are of black cherries, chocolate, coffee, raisins and dates, with a note of baking spice to add warmth. Full bodied, with a velvety texture, the finish is long and ...

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    Amarone della Valpolicella Riserva 2015 Monte Olmi, Tedeschi

    Written by Helen Wilson

    Tasting Notes Colour: strong ruby red. Clear and transparent. Bouquet: aromas of crushed blackberries, spice and flowers combined with notes of Slavonia oak. Flavour: full-bodied, with peppery, berry character, medium tannins, and a fine finish. The aftertaste confirms the...

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    Antico Feudo Della Trappola 2020/21 Ricasoli, Toscana

    Written by Helen Wilson

    Tasting Notes Intense aromas of cherry, chocolate and raspberry with some fresh herb undertones is immediately apparent along with great freshness and smoothness.  Value Tuscan blended wine. Medium body, nice finish. Food Pairings Pairs perfectly with beef, poultry, and cured meats.

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    Aperitivo 6 P.M. Montanaro (1 liter)

    Written by Helen Wilson

    The ‘Aperitif’ of the Maison Montanaro originated a secret recipe studied and put into practice by our Master Distiller. In fact, this allows us to have a bright red tones without using chemical dyes, only natural plant extracts such as red apple, radish, cherry, carrot and sweet potat...

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    Barbera d’Asti ‘ Caposala’ Cascina Radice

    Written by Helen Wilson

    Tasting Notes Lots of fruit on the nose; blackberry, blackcurrant and plums and a hint of white pepper, which reflects on the palate alonside hints of spice. Very elegant with a long finish.   Food Pairings Enjoy with savoury, earthy dishes such as a mushroom risotto with...

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    Barolo ‘ Poiana’ Cascina Radice

    Written by Helen Wilson

    Tasting Notes Complex aromas of violet, vanilla, and chocolate. Full bodied, dry, and juicy on the palate with excellent balance of tannins and acidity, providing excellent structure.   Food Pairings A great pairing to venison and earthy, savoury mushroom dishes.

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    Barolo Conca 2018 Viticoltore, Mauro Molino

    Written by Helen Wilson

    Tasting Notes A distinctly spicy version, this red also boasts cherry, strawberry and wild herb notes. Reveals an underpinning of new oak and ends with a burst of ripe fruit. Best from 2025 through 2039.92 Points, Bruce Sanderson, September 2022   Food Pairings ...

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    Blanco Crinaza (Viura) – Bodegas Urbina

    Written by Helen Wilson

    Light gold in colour. Aromas of white flowers, butterscotch, banoffee pie, dried mangoes, papaya and spices. A weighty palate showing great length and maturity. Fruity, with hints of apricot, melon and grapefruit, with additional notes of honey and white flowers.

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    Brunello di Montalcino Val di Suga

    Written by Helen Wilson

    Tasting Note This wine holds the uncommon ability to combine expressivity, grip, generous fruit & rigour, without losing elegance. The nose is complex with notes of crisp ripe red fruit, orange, bitter orange & slightly balsamic overtones. The well-structured palate features exc...

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    Cabaletta Rosso 2021 – Tenute Fiorebelli

    Written by Helen Wilson

    Using a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and some native varieties to the North East of Italy, this wine flies under the radar being classified as a 'table wine'. Using some winemaking techniques of more revered wines like Amarone and some oak ageing, Cabaletta offers serious value for money. L...

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    Cadia Merlot IGT Veneto

    Written by Helen Wilson

    Tasting Notes Bright ruby-red. The bouquet is intense and elegant with aromas of berries. The taste is velvety, round, and full-bodied with hints of green pepper.      

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    Cadia Sauvignon Blanc IGT Veneto

    Written by Helen Wilson

    Tasting Notes Pale yellow in colour. The bouquet shows fruity characteristics with aromas of tropical fruits. This is a dry, full, and velvety wine.    

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