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.
Mâcon-Villages Wine in white gold dress with green hues, shiny and soft. On the nose, the aromas suggest broom, white rose, acacia, honeysuckle, fern, verbena, lemongrass, citrus. Pine, quince and fennel appear at the end of the mouth.
It is a fresh and easy-drinking wine, dry but very fruity. It has a good concentration, nuanced by a slight acidity. It can be kept for 2 to 4 years.
The classic red Burgundy flavours of summer pudding - an appealing blend of raspberries, blackcurrants, strawberries and redcurrants. From one of the region's best known estates.
The vineyards are planted exclusively with Chardonnay and produce dry white wines, clear, bright and light. Domaine bottled, this is an elegant dry white with aromas of ripe fruit and a full body giving a classic finish, perfect with smoked salmon or oysters.
The fruity nose evokes cherry and raspberry aromas that develop into cassis and liquorice with time in the glass. The palate shows good fruit and a savoury edge on the mid palate.
Characteristic pale golden colour. A seductive mineral nose with some white flower notes. Medium bodied with crisp acidity and good minerality, ending with a fruity citrus finish. A classic white Burgundy offering great value.
A fine, subtle and open bouquet with notes of ripe fruits and floral tones. Rich on the palate, this is a rounded and well-balanced wine, absolutely delicious.
A beautiful deep garnet and red colour in the glass. The wine has a strong and complex nose of black berries and spice notes. A Fleshy palate with flavours similar to the ones found on the nose. A mature, full-bodied and well balance wine.
Bright gold with white fruit, flowers, citrus notes and toasty complexity. Fresh flavours of stone fruis with grapefruit freshness. Perfect with grilled scallops with orange beurre blanc, poultry with creamy sauce, or soft cheeses.
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.
Choosing a great bottle of red burgundy requires knowledge of the grower, the vineyard and the vintage. All three tests are met in this stylish Premier Cru. Cherry red with floral-tinged berry aromas, ripe flavours, silken tannins and lovely length.
Fine mineral aromas with stone fruit notes. On the palate there is a depth of flavour expected of a grand cru, supported by decent acidity and a mineral core. Very long finish. This is Chablis at its purest...sublime.
Citrus, vanilla and hazelnut aromas on the nose. On the palate this wine is exceptionally well balanced. There are slightly exotic fruit notes intermingled with classic orchard fruit. Well integrated oak and a fine, persistent finish.
A brilliant golden yellow colour in the glass. A fine and delicate nose, with aromas of honey, dried fruit and vanilla from the oak. On the palate there are wonderfully ripe orchard fruits and a firm minerality.
Stylish aroma of delicate dark fruit, cherry and violet. The palate is well structured with more of the fruit and a hint of leather and pepper. Long, sweet and elegant mid palate with a persistent finish.