Biurko Crianza 2010, Rioja, Spain - €15.95 Sepp Moser Gruner Veltliner, Austria - €16.50 Mustiguillo Mestizaje 2013, Valencia, Spain - €19.95

Stockist: Cases Wine Warehouse Galway www.cases.ie

 

 

Stockist: Cases Wine Warehouse Galway www.cases.ie

A blend of 80% Tempranillo and 20% Graciano, the latter showing on the palate I think given the concentrated flavours in this Rioja. Despite the tasty ripe fruit flavours, this is a quite densely structured wine that needs some steak or slow-roasted lamb to show at its best.

Stockists: www.WineOnline.ie Austria has proportionally the largest amount of organic viticulture of any wine-growing country and Sepp Moser is one of its pioneers. This is fragrant with touches of white pepper and citrus mixed with white flowers and a fine pure clean palate and crisp finish. This is mainly sold to restaurants but it can be bought from Wine Online.

Stockists: Deveneys Dundrum, Baggot Street Wines

A blend of 80% Bobal with a little Tempranillo and Merlot. Bobal is the signature grape of this winery and is a grape you will be hearing more of as it produces light fragrant wines with a beguiling freshness.

Aromas of red fruit and blackberries with a touch of raspberries on the lingering finish.


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