Vernaccia di San Gimignano 2019 Teruzzi £16.49
The town of San Gimignano is located north of Siena in the heart of Tuscany, and has a fruitful viticulture and wine making history, with traditions dating back to the Etruscans. Vernaccia di San Gimignano is Tuscany's only white DOCG wine. It has a clear and bright straw yellow colour with intense and lingering aromas of citrus fruits with grassy and mineral notes. Dry yet not aggressive on the palate with good balance and structure, a persistent length with a signature twist of almond on the finish.
Vermentino 2019 Poggiotondo Organic 75cl £15.99
This wine has a lovely aromatic nose, showing delicate stone fruit and floral aromas. On the palate, it has gentle and refreshing acidity, with a rich texture and a savoury finish.
Chianti Classico 2018 Fontodi £24.99
The Chianti area in Tuscany is one of the most beautiful in the whole region, as well as home to the most well-known red wine from Italy. The official Chianti classico area includes the historic hillside villages of Radda, Greve, Castellina and Gaiole. Although Chianti has ancient origins, it has only been recognized by its geographical area since the Middle Ages and was officially demarcated by Cosimo Medici III in the early 18th Century. This Chianti from Fontodi is a deep, ruby red coloured wine with inviting and elegant violet perfumes, with aromas of ripe morello cherries, wild strawberries and redcurrants. A medium to full bodied wine with great depth of flavour, juicy fruit, silky and smooth texture and supple tannins. This wine is one of great structure and has a persistent finish of a fine mineral note.
Extra Virgin Olive Oil Fontodi 2020 Toscana 50cl £29.99
A richly coloured oil that is a delicate balance of components. It shows fine aromas of artichoke leaf and an elegant flavour. Perfect for drizzling over spicy or pungent leaves like rocket and watercress or meaty pastas and robust soups. It is also great for dunking freshly baked white bread in.
Chianti Rufina Riserva Bucerchiale 2016 DOCG Selvapiana 75cl £29.99
Tremendous depth of colour with great intensity on the nose and a powerful, fruit packed palate, unusual for the Chianti Rufina zone which is usually characterised by its leaner, elegant wines. Ripe raspberry and spicy cherry fruit, with a touch of herbs and violets on the palate, robust tannins and the long, fine finish which is the hallmark of the Selvapiana wines.
Selvapiana Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2020 Toscana 50cl £29.99
Selvapiana Extra Virgin olive oil is made solely from Frantoio olives grown at 250-300 metres above sea level. This is a late ripening variety, so the olives are greener when picked, resulting in spicy, green oil. It is a punchy, bright oil with peppery notes and hints of artichoke. When young there is a spicy finish to this oil, which is prized by oil lovers.