Aia Vecchia Langone - 2016, Tuscany, Italy
A beautiful Super Tuscan from the Bolgheri zone and Magliano in Toscana. Aged in various types of oak barrels for 12 months. The blend is Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc. In the glass, the wine is deep ruby with purple hues. On the nose, the wine is delicate with notes of cherry, vanilla, raw beef and herbs. On the palate, it is dry, structured and elegant with flavors of plum, ripe cherries, wild berries and a hint of spice, followed by a lengthy and smooth finish that begs for food.
Finca Las Moras Barrel Select Malbec - 2014, Argentina
This wine comes from the mild climate of the Pedernal Valley northeast of Mendoza. The long growing season produces grapes with great depth of fruit character. The grapes are harvested manually and macerated on the skins for 25 days. Aged 12 months in French and American oak. The desert climate produces a soft, full bodied wine with ripe red berry and plum flavors. Complex aromas with hints of mint and spices. Great balance between fruit and oak.
91 Points James Suckling
Minuty Cotes de Provence - 2018, Cotes de Provence, France
Château de Minuty is located on the St Tropez Peninsula, with its vineyards virtually overlooking the Mediterranean. This rosé is quintessential of the local style, with the blend of Grenache, Cinsault, and Syrah. The grapes are carefully selected and come from the best soils of Côtes de Provence and come from vines cultivated in integrated farm way. A magnificent wine of pleasure : Pale honeysuckle pink, and offering a clean nose of citrus fruit, offset by subtle floral and candied notes. Fresh acidity makes for an incisive and lively palate, with a rounded feel.