A stunningly complex Chardonnay; toasty oak richness balanced with a steely, mineral backbone and crisp acidity betraying its cool-climate roots. The grapes for our Aconcagua Costa Chardonnay come from the Manzanar vineyard, located barely 7.5 miles from the Pacific Ocean. Planted by Errazuriz in 2005 and 2009, the soil is thin layer of loamy texture and placed on a base of clay and metamorphic rock (slate/schist). This provides the mineral notes present in the wines that are grown in these vineyards. Grapes were hand picked during the early hours of the morning, whole-cluster pressed and cold decanted in stainless steel tanks. The use of native yeasts, as well as cultured strains of yeast, during a wild fermentation contributes greater complexity to the wine. Fermentation took place at 18-22C, and approximately 50% of the final blend underwent malolactic fermentation. The wine remained on its fine lees in french oak barrels for ten months.
Oaked Dry White
Hans Greyl Sauvignon Blanc 2019 75cl
This stunning Sauvignon Blanc has wonderful fragrant aromatics that carry notes of gooseberry and citrus notes. On the palate it continues to show beauty with notes of crisp, fresh apple and citrus zest with white fleshy peach like undertones.
Vistamar Brisa Sauvignon Blanc 2019 75cl
Pale yellow in colour with a greenish tinge.A lovely nose of tropcal fruits such as passion fruit, intermingled with white flowers. A zesty palate with ripe fruits and a citrus edge, finishing with refreshing, crisp acidity
False Bay Slow Chenin Blanc 2019 75cl
A rich swirl of Chenin characters with gentle ripe apple aromas, honeyed aromatics and delicious greengage and citrus lemon acidity on the long finish. The terrifically generous mouthfeel comes from the long, slow wild yeast fermentation.<
Il Caggio Pinot Grigio 2019 75cl
This delicately refreshing dry white is lemon yellow colour. On the palate, flavours of fresh green apple and citrus are balanced well by aromas of stone fruit
The Cloud Factory Sauvignon Blanc 2019 75cl
This is a fresh and lively wine from the home of Sauvignon Blanc, Marlbortough. Aromas of white stone fruit and minerals with lovely tropical guava and limes with a zesty citrus burst.
Pasquiers Sauvignon Vermentino 2019 Vin de Pays D'Oc 75cl
A wonderful and innovative blend of Sauvignon Blanc and Vermentino from Southern France. A quite deliciously refreshing change from plain Sauvignon Blanc, Sauvignon V blends aromatic Sauvignon with aromatic Vermentino and gives a tangy, more complete f...
Picpoul de Pinet 2018 Domaine La Serre 75cl
Picpoul de Pinet is a wine from Languedoc where the locals drink it with shellfish and seafood. The name translates as "lip Stinger", which refers to the grapes natural acidity. It is this acidity that makes it such a refreshing wine with
Ancora Pinot Grigio 2018 75cl
A light and fresh Pinot Grigio from vineyards on hillsides of Pavia, Northern Italy. One of Italy's most popular wines, Pinot Grigio has become the UK's most popular grape variety. Crisp and delicately perfumed with floral notes and pear drop...
Alasia Moscato d'Asti 2018 75cl
A sweet, white wine with quite intense aromas of honey, flowers and fresh grapes. On the palate the wine reveals further fresh grape and citrus notes. A clean wine with refreshing acidity on the finish to balance the sweetness
Mokoblack Sauvignon Blanc 2019 75cl
Zesty citrus with white stone fruits. Hints of gooseberry rolling into a full layered palate finishing with a lovely balance of texture, weight and clean refreshing finish. Sourced and made by the irrepressible Ant Moore Select small parcels from the s...