Terra Alta Spain Syrah, Tempranillo, Carignan
The nose is full of black fruits and plums with a hint of violet. The palate is again dominated by black fruits with darker overtones combining coffee and cedar notes rounding into a warm spicy finish.
Barbecue foods especially sausages and gourmet burgers, pasta dishes with rich tomato or spicy sauces, hearty stews and casseroles of beef or lamb.
Givrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes 2016 Domaine Marc Roy £53.00 13.5%vol 75cl
Domaine Marc Roy is a small family estate which has four hectares of vines and is now run by Alexandrine Roy, the fourth generation at the property. While there are no Premier or Grand Cru vineyards, the Domaine’s vines are old and are on the border with the Premier Cru, which combined with Alexandrine’s passion and knowledge produce wine of high quality and great potential.