Saint Etalon is made by Foncalieu, one of the most forward-looking, energetic and quality-focused cooperatives in France. Over 1,600 growers are members with over 7,500ha of vines spread right across the south of France.
Low temperature pre-fermentation takes place, which is then followed by a 3 week long alcoholic fermentation at controlled temperatures of 25-26°C. There is gentle extraction and pumping-over is also used. The wine is matured on its lees for another 3 weeks and completes its second fermentation in tanks.
This easy-drinking red wine has an elegant nose of ripe berry fruit. Well-balanced, round and smooth on the palate.
This wine is suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
ABV = 13.0%.
The Paddock wines are named after the paddock fences which are a regular feature dotted across the rolling landscape of southern Australia. These classic Australian single varietals deliver easily accessible and fruity wines, popular with many Australian wine drinkers, as well as those further afield.
This easy-going Merlot has a deep red, ruby colour alongside a subtle violet bouquet with vanilla oak giving it complexity. The palate is rich, rounded and has firm tannins on the finish.
ABV = 14.0%.
Since its founding, Torreón de Paredes has based its agricultural practices on a deep respect for nature and the environment. Along with the natural characteristics that make Chile a “Viticulture Paradise”, the team at Torreón de Paredes has always paid close attention to maintaining vineyard practices that are considered by experts to be among the most ecologically sound on the planet. The winery’s constant goal is not only to produce excellent wines, but to also create ecological wines made with great respect for nature and the ecosystem.
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This wine is made using grapes grown in the vineyards of Puicheric, located 15 kms North East of Carcassone in the Languedoc region of Southern France.
Merlot makes a sublime, easily approachable wine to enjoy with friends. This is a well structured, fruit-driven, juicy medium red which is easy drinking with nice ripe soft fruit flavours.
ABV = 13.0%.