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Understated and elegant wines from Rioja Alta. Beautifully crafted and far from ostentatious, blending the best of tradition with fine modern practice. Savoury aromas alongside lifted, perfumed notes of violet and blackberry. This wine shows all the elegance of the variety - tight and concentrated with spice, fine tannins, great complexity and purity.
This long established estate in the south of Chianti Classico consistently produces very classic and quietly impressive wines. The vineyards are all mature (25 years plus), relatively high altitude and very well sited. Low yields are very much the order of the day and vinification is traditional and very conducive to emphasising classic Sangiovese flavours and the terroir of the region around Berardenga.Warm spicy nose with ripe plums and savoury notes. Fresh yet generous palate with good structure and attractive cherry and plum fruit.
Goes well with all meat dishes however prepared. A perfect partner to a Leg of New Season Welsh Lamb stuffed with wild garlic, rosemary and anchovies. Tempranillo (75%), Garnacho (15%), Graciano and Mazuelo (10%), Colour:Vibrant red leading slightly towards amber. Nose: Light fresh texture with notes of vanilla and dried berry aromas. Taste: Rich, very dry, smooth, developed. Firm tannins and good balance.
Deep and rich, layered aromas of dark berry fruit, spice adn some chocolate notes. Palate is elegant, medium-bodied but well balanced. Concentrated black fruit on entry matched by firm but elegant tannins.
The Wolftrap is a spicy, aromatic, red blend that has been French oak matured.
Lechlade On Thames
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