Evidence of wine making dating back over 6,000 years has been found in what is known as modern day Georgia and Iraq. Wine has been entwined in mythology, history, society, culture and religious practices of mankind. Wine today is thought of in terms of Old World - France, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Germany, Austria, Lebanon and New World - Australia, New Zealand, Chile, Argentina, USA, South Africa. At Fine Wines Direct UK our range spans the globe including an award winning range of wines from Wales.
Expressive tropical aromas tinged with capsicum opening up to attractive cape gooseberry, grapefruit and pineapple fruit. The fruity palate is balanced by a lively acidity and a lingering finish.
Decanter World Wines Silver Award
This wine is a fresh pale gold color and has harmonious aromas recalling ripe tropical fruits layered over notes of apple and fennel. It is silky on the palate, with good acidic structure and a long finish.
Large and fresh bouquet with apple notes.
On the palate it is clean and fresh with typical mineral taste.
Ideal as an aperitif and with any fish courses.
Lively fruit aromas with notes of peach and cirtus along with a hint of herbaciousness. a nervy and refreshing acidity counter balance the fruit and provide an elegant finish.
Very aromatic with fruity nuances of peach and custard apple as well as some mineral notes. Powerful on the palate, with well-balanced acidity and a long finish. If you have never had Albarino I highly recommend you try this one...a perfect example of this popular grape variety.
Pale in colour, with soft rose-tinted overtones, Château Peyrassol radiates freshness. Its subtle nose of citrus, vine peach, apricot and fine floral notes is inviting. It has a beautiful, dense palate, delicate and lively, and is notable for its balance and full body, punctuated by a long, fruity finish.
Ripe fruit and passionfruit comes through the nose and on to the palate. Overall a wine that is bursting with gentle, mouthfilling fruit flavours while leading to a finish that is crisp and refreshing.
Sancerre sets the world’s benchmark for Sauvignon Blanc and this sixth generation family estate produces wine thoroughly deserving of the term ‘classic’. Beautifully balanced with ripe citrus notes and hallmark mineral freshness, it’s ideally suited to seafood, or recipes featuring goat’s cheese or asparagus.
A fine and delicate Chablis with aromas of white flowers such as acacia and hawthorn, along with ripe white peach. The palate is full and beautifully weighted exhibiting more fruit and well balanced minerality.