International Favorites Mixed 6-Pack
The International Favorites pack is the perfect way to sample unique wines from around the world. The following wines are included:
2016 Cuvée Joëlle Malbec et Merlot - France
Revel in Georges Vigouroux’s selection of perfectly ripened Mauzac grapes from Southwest France’s unparalleled terroir, where historic winemaking methods are used to nurture the finest of wines. Notes of dried apple and hints of pear please anyone who drinks this elegant, still white. Enjoy it on its own or with seafood, fruits, and cheese.
2015 Val di Botte Chianti D.O.C.G. - Italy
Chianti is a region in Tuscany, Italy where the wines rival the best in the world. Val Di Botte Chianti is 85% Sangiovese, topped off with a blend of Canaiolo Nero and Cabernet Sauvignon. The results are intense but refined, with a wild berry flavors and a slight smokiness. This Chianti is a delight at the dinner table. Enjoy it with cheese and charcuterie, hearty pastas, pizza, and meat or fish..
2015 Vinum Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot - South Africa
Made from grapes grown in South Africa’s rising Stellenbosch region, this innovative red blend combines two of the most world’s popular red grapes to create something new, and greater than the sum of its parts. 2015 Vinum Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot is a fresh red with aromas of red fruit and local South African flowers, and a slightly savory feel.
2015 Cala De Poeti Vermentino- Italy
Made from 100% Vermentino grapes nourished by sea breezes in sunny Tuscany, 2015 Cala de Poeti Vermentino bursts with opulent flavor and a radiant freshness. This carefree Italian white is complex, with notes of peaches, flowers, sage, and rosemary, and a nice minerality. We love it chilled with chicken salad, and it’s lovely with any white meat or fish.
94-point Platinum Medal, Best Vermentino - 2017 Monterey International Wine Competition
Silver Medal - 2017 Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition
Bronze Medal - 2017 International Eastern Wine Competition
2016 Paperbark Chardonnay - Australia
From a fifth-generation winemaking family in southern Australia’s historic Barossa Valley region, Paperbark wines are as loveable as their namesake, an Australian tree with peeling bark and fluffy white flowers. 2016 Paperbark Chardonnay is a pale yellow in the glass, sharing aromas of ripe peach with notes of tart citrus. This barrel-matured wine’s palate is medium bodied, with notes of nougat and spice from wild fermentation, and a hint of vanilla from oak aging.
2016 Simue Verdejo - Spain
A young white made of 100% Verdejo grapes from Rueda, Spain, harvested at night and cold macerated to accentuate the wine’s aromas of fennel, hay, and tropical fruit. On the palate, this wine has a buttery feel, refreshing acidity, and a fruity finish. Enjoy it with paella, fish, and cheese.
Best of Class - 2017 International Eastern Wine Competition
Best White - 2017 International Eastern Wine Competition
Gold Medal - 2017 International Eastern Wine Competition