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90+ Rated New World Duo

Australia | Margaret River | Hawkes Bay
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    90+ New World Duo wine gift box

    Our sommelier Alex selected for you couple of favourite bottles form new world. One red and one white wine is everything you need to create the perfect gift. This gift box includes:

    1x 2015 Xanadu DJL Chardonnay, Margaret River, Western Australia

    This is a vibrantly fresh, juicy & fruit-driven style, with exceptional line & length. If you are looking for more complexity, leave it for 2 or 3 years. Farmed using sustainable and organic practises. Rated 94/100 by James Halliday.

    1x 2014 Vidal "Reserve" Syrah, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand

    Concentrated aromas of ripe black-berried fruits, plums, liquorice, spices and minerals unfolding suggestions of blue fruits and chocolate. This has medium-full bodied, this has a full and up-front flavour expression of ripe black fruits. The acidity is soft and integrated, and the palate flows monolithically and with linearity, leading to a densely-packed, soft-textured finish with plum, pepper and chocolate nuances.
    Rated 93/100 by Raymond Chan.

    Variety Description

    Chardonnay

    Chardonnay is a green-skinned grape variety used to make white wine. It originated in the Burgundy wine region of eastern France but is now grown wherever wine is produced, from England to New Zealand.The Chardonnay grape itself is very neutral, with many of the flavours commonly associated with the grape being derived from such influences as terroir and oak. It is vinified in many different styles, from the lean, crisply mineral wines of Chablis, France to New World wines with oak, and tropical fruit flavours.

    Syrah/Shiraz

    Syrah/Shiraz Syrah (also known as Shiraz) is a dark-skinned grape variety grown throughout the world and used primarily to produce red wine. The style and flavour profile of wines made from Syrah is influenced by the climate where the grapes are grown with moderate climates (such as the northern Rhone Valley) tending to produce medium to full-bodied wines with medium to high levels of tannins and flavours of blackberry, mint and black pepper notes. In hot climates (such as the Barossa Valley of Australia), Syrah is more consistently full-bodied with softer tannin, jammier fruit and spice notes of liquorice, anise and earthy leather. In many regions the acidity and tannin levels of Syrah allows to have favorable aging potential

    Country Description

    New Zealand

    New Zealand wine is largely produced in ten major wine growing regions spanning from north to south Northland, Auckland, Waikato/Bay of Plenty, Gisborne, Hawke's Bay, Wellington, Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury/Waipara and Central Otago. New Zealand red wines are typically made from a blend of varietals (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and much less often Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot and Malbec), or Pinot noir. In white wines Chardonnay and Sauvignon blanc predominate in plantings and production. New Zealand is home to what many wine critics consider the world’s best Sauvignon blanc

    Region Description

    Hawkes Bay

    Hawke's Bay, along with Marlborough, is the centre of gravity for the New Zealand wine industry; it is New Zealand's oldest wine producing area and is the country's second largest wine production region. The premiere area for Bordeaux blend reds in New Zealand and the region is rapidly developing a reputation for unique style of high-quality Syrah. Some internationally recognised Chardonnay is also produced and recently some very good Viognier.

    Western Australia

    Western Australia extends across the western third of the continent however its wine regions are almost entirely situated in the cooler climate of its south-western tip. Western Australia produces less than 5% of the country's wine output, but in quality terms it is very much near the top. There are three Famous regions in Western Australia: Great Southern known for Riesling, Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot noir, Shiraz, and Malbec, Margret River grape varieties include Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sémillion, Sauvignon blanc, Chenin blanc and Chardonnay and Swan District with the hottest climate with grape varieties such as Verdelho, Chenin blanc, and Chardonnay.