The 1996 vintage is a blend of three grape varieties, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cinsault, and Carignan. Musar made the decision to reduce the production of the wine as the crop had been large but the wines were not as powerful and concentrated as they would like. The resulting wine is refined and elegant with a long finish, but not as big and bold as other vintages.
Blended by Alex Favier, one of the region's best producers, this is an archetypal and rustic Châteauneuf-du-Pape; spiced black fruit aromas and a velvety, warm palate.
Here in Châteauneuf-du-Pape, the soils are free-draining clay and sand, strewn with...
El Enemigo Malbec 2015 75cl
El Enemigo was born in 2009 and was a joint passion between Alejandro Vigil and Adrianna Catena. This Malbec has been fermented in both 225 litre barrels and old cement containers, using a blend that is mainly Malbec with small amounts of Petit Verdot ...
Lillet Blanc 17% 75cl
Lillet Blanc is a White Vermouth which has a golden colour with candied orange, honey, pine resin, lime and fresh mint aromas. Full and rich on the palate with a lovely, long aftertaste. Always serve well chilled and zest with a slice of orange or lime...
Chateau Musar Rouge 1998 75cl
1998 13.5% This elegant, fragrant, Cinsault-dominated vintage arose from a cool year. Cold, rainy weather lasted until June (resulting in late flowering); summer was sunny but there was no rain. Picking began on September 9th; maturity was variable but...
Bouchard Finlayson Hannibal 2017 75cl
This wine has concentrated dark fruit nose with an austere, gentle palate weight. Tannins are velvety and offer a slow-pronounced aromatic finish!
Independents Note :It appears to be dominated by red fruits with lots of mulberry, raspb...
Felino Malbec 2018 75cl
The wines of Via Cobos are the result of a shared dream inspired by the passion of an American winemaker and two partners from a wine-producing culture deeply rooted in European traditions. Their founding aspiration: to produce a malbec of power and el...
Amarone della Valpolicella 2015 la Colombaia 75cl
Ripe, warm and generous on the nose with plum and cherry aromas and hints of dried fruits. Full bodied and richly flavoured with rich berry and plum fruit, supple tannins and a spicy finish, with the characteristic dry bite of good Amarone
Chateau Musar Rouge 2003 75cl
It is when the grapes reach optimal maturity, typically between the 5th and the 15th of september, that the harvest begins at Chteau Musar.
The grapes are handpicked as the sun rises across the Bekaa valley and are then swiftly transferred t...
La Gitana Manzanilla Sherry Hidalgo 15% 50cl
Manzanilla La Gitana is produced according to the traditional methods as stipulated by the controlling body of the Denomination of Origin Manzanilla-Sanlcar de Barrameda. The vines are planted in Albariza soil in the areaBalbaina andMiraflores in the J...
Esprit de Granit St Joseph 2010 Cave de Tain 75cl
This St Joseph from Cave de Tain has scooped a clutch of Medals and Trophies for the 2010 vintage. Made from 100% Syrah grown on granite soils the wine has a minerality and complexity balanced by ripe, rounded blackberry and spice fruits. Supple and we...