MOUTON CADET BARON PHILIPPE DE ROTHSCHILD, BORDEAUX
The wine has a fine, light, straw colour with pale gold highlights and a refined fresh nose on which distinctive floral aromas combine with highly elegant notes of Sauvignon and a hint of toast. The long finish, expressive and harmonious on ripe fruit with a slightly mineral tinge, is entirely typical of the appellation.
CHABLIS LAROCHE, BURGUNDY
This is a benchmark pure Chablis – very classic and offering good value. It shows clean, subtle apples and cream on the nose. The palate is crisp, lively and firm with stony notes in a typical finish.
SAINT-VERAN GEORGES DUBOEUF, BURGUNDY
Georges Duboeuf Saint-Véran named for the village where the wine is produced, Chardonnay with no oak aging. The wine has floral notes with a touch of honey, lime and a pleasing, fruity taste.
POUILLY FUISSÉ A. BICHOT, BURGUNDY
Pale gold in colour with green flecks, it has a fresh and lively nose with aromas of fresh fig, hazelnut and lime. The palate is full and lively with clean yellow fruit flavours, backed up by gentle oak spice nuances.
SANCERRE ‘GRANDE RESERVE’ HENRI BOURGEOIS, LOIRE
Full fruit on the nose, smoky and even a touch creamy, with yellow fruit characteristics. A lovely palate follows, with a nice smokiness to it, and a fine, sappy substance and rocky, dusty minerality.
POUILLY FUME` CHATEAU FAVRAY, LOIRE
The aromatic, floral and smoked nature of the Sauvignon grape variety is the most dominant aspect of the wine. It displays its fruitiness and roundness and is very persistent in the mouth.
RIESLING HUGEL, ALSACE
A very classic Riesling with steely lime aromas on the nose. The palate is very dry with a similar fruit profile. Medium body.
LES PRINCES ABBES ~ GEWURZTRAMINER D. SCHLUMBERGER, ALSACE
Known by everyone thanks to its extraordinary fragrance, the Gewurztraminer grape has an entirely particular elegance at Domaine Schlumberger. Never heavy, fine and delicate, its lightness and floral notes make it stand out. Discreetly spicy, its strong points are its entrancing fragrance and its dry backbone, with a little fleshiness.
SPANISH WHITE WINES - VIÑA ESMERALDA TORRES, CATALUNYA
An off-dry aromatic wine with intensely fruity and floral aromas of passion fruit, ripe banana, jasmine and a hint of spice. Made from a blend of Moscatel and Gewurztraminer.
GRAN VINA SOL TORRES, PENEDES
Chardonnay and Parellada are harmoniously blended after careful fermentation of a percentage in oak barrels, thus retaining the character of each variety. The result is a magnificent, intense wine.
SAUVIGNON BLANC ‘FRANSOLA’ TORRES, PENEDES
Sauvignon Blanc forms the basis of this unique wine, partially fermented and aged in new American oak. Intense voluptuous bouquet with aromatic notes of various fruits and plants. On the palate the wine is round and full-bodied and has excellent structure. Elegant aftertaste with a citrus edge.
VERDEJO FRAY GERMAN, RUEDA
A wine with a light straw colour with a slight greenish tint. Aromas of grapefruit, gooseberries, grassy notes and hints of pineapple. In the mouth, the wine is light-bodied, fresh, and juicy with citrus, herbal flavours and a refreshing crisp finish.
GERMAN WHITE WINE - LIEBFRAUMILCH ‘BLUE NUN’ H. SICHEL SÖHNE, RHEINHESSEN
Liebfraumilch ‘Blue Nun’ H. Sichel Söhne, Rheinhessen
SOUTH AFRICAN WHITE WINES - CHENIN BLANC SIMONSIG, STELLENBOSCH
Star bright colour with a vibrant green tinge. Beautifully expressive sweet fruit aromas of yellow Golden Delicious apples, ripe pears and floral notes dominate the bouquet. A tropical fruit salad of melons, guavas and pineapples fill the palate. Ripe Chenin Blanc has a subtle honey and raisin flavour which adds to the layered complexity and smooth silky texture on the finish.
CHENIN BLANC LEOPARD’S LEAP, FRANSCHHOEK
This Chenin Blanc shows earthiness and abundance of fruit supported by layers of ripe tropical fruit and nutty undertones combined by a zesty freshness.