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These mineral and floral characters reveal an aromatic and light blend with good acidity. WINEMAKER  Marco Bealessio WINERY  Château des Demoiselles APPELLATION  Rosé – Côtes de Provence GRAPE VARIETIES  65% Cinsault, 12% Rolle, 9% Tibouren, 7% Grenache, 5% Mourvèdre, 2% Syrah TERROIR  The soil is composed of clay and limestone. CULTURE & VINIFICATION  Harvested by night and very early morning to preserve the freshness of fruits and avoid oxidation. Full gravity winemaking process followed by a short maceration and direct pressing method. ALCOHOL CONTENT  13% Technical Sheet PDF

A complex wine highlighting notes of raspberries, blackberries, and red fruits, followed by a lingering herbal finish. Great aging potential. WINEMAKER  Meyer Joubert WINERY  Joubert-Tradauw APPELLATION  W.O. Tradouw, South Africa GRAPE VARIETIES  50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 36% Merlot, 14% Cabernet Franc TERROIR  Karoo shale mixed with clay. Yields an average of 45.5 hectoliter/ ha VITICULTURE & VINIFICATION  Harvest started late March 2013 using sustainable methods. Pre-fermentation cold maceration at 8°C for three days. AGING  20 months in 300/500L of 30% new fill French oak barrels, the rest in third and fourth fill FOOD PAIRING  Perfect Compliments all types of meat dishes especially a rack of lamb, duck, goose, or …

Tropical aromas highlighting golden apple, quince, lychee, mango, and summer melon flavors. Good weight and balance layered with minerality. WINEMAKER  Louis Roos WINERY  Mooiplaas Wine Estate APPELLATION  Stellenbosch GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Chenin Blanc TERROIR  Organic and rich Oakleaf. VITICULTURE & VINIFICATION  The 46-year-old bush vines yield 3.8 tons per hectare; the wine ferments spontaneously with 50% wild yeast. VEGAN FRIENDLY AGING  In stainless steel tanks on lees for 3 months. FOOD PAIRING  Refined and fresh, it goes well with light fares such as fish, shellfish, salads, and grilled chicken. ALCOHOL CONTENT  13.5% Technical Sheet PDF

Fragrant bouquet hinting of aromatic apples and a touch of smokiness. Generous fruit and crisp acidity create a lively sensation on the palate. WINEMAKER  Johannes Selbach WINERY  Weingut Selbach-Oster APPELLATION  Mosel-Saar-Ruwer GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Riesling TERROIR  The soil is made of finely weathered slate and the vine is grown on steep, south facing mountain slopes that face the Mosul River. VITICULTURE & VINIFICATION 55% of the grapes are fermented in the traditional 1000 liter “Fuder” barrel. The balance is fermented in stainless steel tanks and a small portion in fiberglass tanks. AGING  Wines age in stainless steel tanks. FOOD PAIRING  Excellent with …

A clean, powerful, and complex wine with elegant aromas. Full-bodied, well-balanced, overall highly harmonious.  WINEMAKER  Nuria Peña Albillo APPELLATION  Ribera del Duero Crianza WINERY  Bodegas Santa Eulalia GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Tempranillo TERROIR  Limestone, marl, chalk, and silty sands. VITICULTURE & VINIFICATION  The 100 hectares of Tempranillo produces a yield of 55 Hl/hectare. Cold pre-fermentation maceration before the fermentation in stainless steel and wood vats. Subsequently, it is run-off and left a while to settling before barrels are filled. AGING  In 225L of 1 year old French barrel and new American oaks for 12 months. FOOD PAIRING  Meats, roasts, and cheeses. …

Red fruits stand out, with toasted and chocolate hints. On the palate: well-rounded, structured, and meaty. 89 Points from Wine Spectator. WINEMAKER  Loli Casado WINERY  Bodegas Loli Casado APPELLATION  Rioja Alavesa Reserva GRAPE VARIETIES  90% Tempranillo, 5% Mazuelo, 5% Graciano TERROIR  The vines are planted on south-facing slopes at an altitude averaging 700 meters on a very chalky clay soil. VITICULTURE & VINIFICATION  Hand-picked grapes, from 60 to 80-year-old vines, are destemmed and transferred to the fermentation tanks within 30 minutes. AGING  The wine is aged in fine-grained American oak barrels for 24 months (12 months in new oak barrels and an additional …

Complex red fruit aromas with coffee, chocolate, and vanilla notes. The palate has a great structure with fine tannins that give it a pleasant finish.  WINEMAKER  Jacques-Henri Bravard WINERY  Château Haut-Meneau APPELLATION  Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux GRAPE VARIETIES 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 50% Merlot TERROIR  The 10-hectare vineyard is located in the heart of the Côtes de Blaye: oldest producing region in Bordeaux. VITICULTURE & VINIFICATION  The 30-year-old vines, planted at a density of 5,500 vines per hectare, yield 35 Hl/hectare. Traditional fermentation in small tanks. AGING  12 months in old oak barrels, then 2 months in stainless steel vat,to finish with 6 months in the …

Dark ruby color with raspberry and vanilla notes. There is a specific earthiness that marries the red fruit with subtle oak flavors to end on a clean finish. WINEMAKER  Pierre Clément WINERY  Domaine de Chatenoy APPELLATION  Menetou-Salon GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Pinot Noir TERROIR  The soil is Kimmeridgian era clay and limestone with south to south west exposure to the sun. VITICULTURE & VINIFICATION  The Domaine holds 60 hectares of 30 to 50 year-old vines. The grapes are hand harvested and vinified for 15 to 20 days. Spontaneous fermentation in stainless steel vats. Malolactic fermentation and maturation in oak casks for one year. …

“Full-on richness, fresh, open, and giving in its scents of fleshy apple and leesy smoke. The wine’s crisp acidity holds all that intensity without weight.” 91 Points, Year’s Best White Burgundy, and Best Buy from Wine & Spirits. WINEMAKER  Thierry Hamelin WINERY  Domaine Hamelin APPELLATION  Chablis GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Chardonnay TERROIR  Chalky 150 million-year-old Kimmeridgian soil VITICULTURE AND VINIFICATION  The vines yield for the Chablis AOC using “Lutte Rasisonnée” sustainable methods. Wines age in stainless steel tanks. FOOD PAIRING  Enjoy as an aperitif or with seafood, veal, goat cheese, or gruyère. ALCOHOL CONTENT  12.5% Technical Sheet PDF

A firm and medium palate with fruity concentrations, yet simultaneously elegant. WINEMAKER  Andrea Ferreyra WINERY  Finca la Celia GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Malbec TERROIR  Soil of alluvial origin with fine sandy and stony texture. VITICULTURE & VINIFICATION  20-year-old vines with a vine density of 5,500 plants per hectare and yields 65-68 Hl / Hectare. AGING  10% in French oak barrels, 20% in concrete vessels, and the remaining are also in concrete vessels but added with French oak staves for 9 months. FOOD PAIRING  Excellent for stews, grilled goat, grilled lamb, and game. ALCOHOL CONTENT  13.5% Technical Sheet PDF