Our absolute customer favourite is finally back, in the brand-new vintage: The elegant, youthful-aromatic Schreckbichl Pfefferer Gold Muscatel IGP dry 2017 fascinates with its straightforwardness and sparkling clean style!
Renwood Clarion Amador County 2010 – From the Sierra Foothills in California’s Amador Country, where the gold rush once raged, we have a masterful red wine creation for you that is truly worth its weight in gold!
May we introduce you to our latest star in the wine cellar: the stylish Varvaglione 12 e mezzo Primitivo del Salento IGP Fashion Edition is visually stunning! A real eye-catcher, but above all also smelly and gourmet with the beguiling scent of overripe plums, cherry jam, vanilla and other spices as well as cocoa. On the palate it is velvety soft, full-bodied, with good structure, wonderful texture and perfectly bound tannins. Look forward to the impressive final!
A Portuguese Christmas dinner traditionally ends with the “King’s cake”. There’s a bean hidden in it. Whoever finds her has to get the cake next year. In our fantastic Casa de Vila Nova Alvarinho the pure pleasure is “hidden”. If you “find” it, you will voluntarily and from a strong drive of your own – and not just next year. Because this fruity, green Vinho Verde inspires all year round. It is green (and tastes!) not only in summertime, but also in winter. Whether it snows at Christmas or not.
If that’s not a Christmas bouquet! This royal-tasty Tawny Port smells enticingly of dried fruits, nuts, almonds, caramel, orange peel, black tea, tender wood and freshly ground pepper. On the palate, the Warre’s King’s Tawny Port delights with a velvety soft mouthfeel. Sweetness and acidity are excellently balanced and accompany the aromas of the bouquet into a long and lingering finish. An excellent Tawny Port, especially in this price range. We are thrilled and give away 90 BELViNi points!
Roman flair in the bottle! Let the highly aromatic Poggio Le Volpi Roma Rosso DOC take you to the Eternal City and sniff out its flair on a Vespa excursion between Spanish stairs and vineyards, through noisy alleys, past venerable ruins and Catholic wonders. For a long time we were looking for a real top quality wine from Rome and its immediate surroundings – now we have found it!
If the gifted wine artists of Femar Vini take only grapes from old Primitivo vines and create a brand-new top quality creation from them in a refined procedure, then we can be as curious as a lightning arch. The Femar Vini Gran Appasso Edizione Old Vines Primitivo Puglia IGP is composed of dried berries, passing through a short passage in wooden barrels, producing an above-average alcohol content. The “increase in wages” has truly earned this wine, after so much effort in the service of quality!
Other countries, different customs. Basque children are visited by Olentzero at Christmas – a thick, dirty, quirky, very funny charcoal burner. He usually lives in the forest, and apart from charcoal-making, eating and drinking are his only occupation. Therefore, he must be a profound connoisseur of Rioja wines. Although the children’s wish lists contain other desires, Riojas are the measure of all things in the adult’s order forms. The Ramón Bilbao “Edition Limitada” Crianza is almost charcoal-raven black (like a dirty charcoal burner).
By chance we noticed how dear Santa Claus was standing at your door this morning and wanted to pour the champagne into his boots – fortunately we were able to convince him that we could understand a little more about the delivery of such delicacies. Now Nikolaus dedicates himself entirely to the children, and we will surprise you with the legendary champagne Louis Roederer Brut Premier.
The Vidal Fleury Côtes du Rhône AOC is an extremely remarkable wine in many respects. It comes from one of the oldest and most renowned wineries in France. The Rhône-Pope John Livingstone-Learmoth gave him an excellent 4-star rating. At the Decanter World Wine Awards he won three prizes: 95 points & Platinum-Status & Best in Category. There were 16/20 points from Jancis Robinson. 94 BELViNi points from us. Hammer!