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14 Products Found

Blason D'Issan (France) 2016 Margaux 1.5L MAGNUM

88 Points - Robert Parker
16.5 Points - Jancis Robinson
93 Points - James Suckling 

A well known name and history in the famed Margaux region. Blason d’Issan, is the second wine of Chateau D'Issan. Chateau d’Issan is one of the oldest wine-producing properties in Bordeaux. 

Fruit from the youngest vines is used to produce this wine, which respects the identity of its terroir, while offering a tasty round fruitiness, which can be enjoyed earlier. Blason d’Issan is also aged in barrels for 14 to 16 months, one third of which are new. Annual production is around 120,000 bottles.

2016 is a vintage with outstanding balance. The final blend being 40% Cabernet Sauvignon  60% Merlot. 

light nose of black fruit (blackberry) and oaky notes (autumn leaves). The wine is medium-bodied on the palate and offers crunchy, ripe tannins.

1.5LTR MAGNUM

$149.99

6% OFF

ERP $159.99

C'Est Moi (France) 2019 Merlot Cabernet

Exclusive import.

C'Est Moi or Its Me!

Intense aromas of red and black fruits. Raspberries and blackberries mingle elegantly with notes of liquorice. Old world wine with a new world twist. 

Made by the international mega stars at Freixenet. A quaffable southern french red. Medium - bodied with a touch of balanced fruit sweetness a real crowd pleaser.

Easy on the palate and the wallet.

$15.99
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5% OFF

ERP $18.99

Single bottle: $17.99

Ch De Chantegrive (France) 2018 Graves Rouge AOC

91 Points Decanter

91 Points - James Suckling
"Aromas of ripe blackcurrants, spiced cherries, licorice, orange zest and dried leaves. It’s medium-bodied with firm, fine tannins. Fresh, medium finish. 50% merlot and 50% cabernet sauvignon. Drink from 2022."

89-90 Points - Wine Advocate
"Always solid, the 2018 Château De Chantegrive has a crunchy, vibrant, medium-bodied style that carries lots of black cherry and mulberry fruits, notes of cedar pencil and earth, ripe yet firm tannins, and a good spine of acidity. It's nicely balanced and will benefit from a few years of bottle age and keep for a good decade." Jeb Dunnuck

Another WInesale exclusive import. Good, Golly, Gorgeous, Graves, Goodness.
50% Merlot - 50% Cabernet Sauvignon
Aged in 50% new French oak barrels for 12 months.Winemakers note
Delicious and worth every cent!!

$43.99
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ERP $59.99

Single bottle: $44.99

Ch Haut D'Arzac (France) 2019 Bordeaux Rouge

Gold Medal - The Concours International de Lyon
Silver - Concors De Bordeaux Challenge 

Grapes were selected from a private vineyard and processed using traditional methods.

Dry, full-bodied French wine greets you with an exuberant nose of rich red fruits and spices. Blackberries and prunes emerge with pleasant freshness, joined by hints of mocha and licorice. The palate is structured and full of character with savory tannins.

Uncork this with roasted or grilled meats, casseroles or other hearty dishes

80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon.

Classic Bordeaux in all its glory.

$18.99

14% OFF

ERP $21.99

Château la Tour Cordouan (France) 2016 Medoc

The Cruse family from Denmark started in Bordeaux in 1819 as wine merchants until they become a major player in Bordeaux wines. Today, Vanesa Cruse from the 6th genera6on is running the estate with her husband René Philippe Duboscq.

Bright garnet color. Fleshy and refreshing fruit. Concentrated register at the entry of the palate with a nice width and a lot of charm.

60% Cabernet Sauvignon 30% Merlot 5% Cabernet Franc 5 % Petit Verdot

$27.99
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ERP $32.99

Single bottle: $29.99

Chateau Toutigeac (France) 2018 Grand Reserve Bordeaux Rouge

Gold Medal - Frankfurt International Trophy 2020
Gold Medal - Gilbert & Gaillard International Challenge 2020
Gold Medal - 70 Millions de Degustateurs 2020


Beautiful deep colour with purple tints. Focused and fruity nose with faint toast in the background. The same fairly elegant aromatic combination flows through to the palate. A very accessible, supple, crisp Bordeaux. 
A classic blend of Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot

$18.99
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ERP $24.99

Single bottle: $19.99

La Couronne (France) 2015 De Marquis De Terme Margaux

A Winesale.co.nz direct import

Located in the heart of the village of Margaux-Cantenac, Marquis de Terme worthly carries its rank of Grand Cru Classé. "The Crown" is the second wine of the estate offering tremendous value from the Margaux region and a more approachable style

Blend: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Merlot and 5% Petit Verdot

Average age of the vines: 35 years.

Harvest: Manual harvest. 

Aging: From 12 to 14 months in French oak barrels, 20% of which is new wood. 

A nice discreet nose, of fresh wild fruits, floral and fresh offering a nice presence in the glass. Fruit and balanced, a juicy and supple wine on red fruits. 

Drink 2020-2028

$68.99
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ERP $89.99

Single bottle: $69.99

Le Petit Haut Lafitte (France) 2017 Pessac Leognan 1.5L MAGNUM

92 points - Wine Enthusiast
"With a focus on Cabernet Sauvignon, this second wine of Smith Haut Lafitte is dense, laden with tannins and ripe berry flavors. Structured and complex, the wine is likely to age, the tannins filling out to give future richness. Drink the wine from 2022. Roger Voss"

88+ Points - Robert Parker
91 Points - James Suckling
90 Points - Decanter
93 Points - Antonio Gallioni

The vines of Château Smith Haut Lafitte are planted in a single block on a Günz gravel plateau in the Pessac-Léognan appellation. This Bordeaux appellation is within the Graves sub region and Grand cru Classe status. 

Le Petit Haut Lafitte is the second wine of the estate. Stands up hugely well on its own merit and a mere snifter of the price too.

Blend: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon 40% Merlot

Le Petit Haut Lafitte 2017 has a fresh bouquet with notes of blackberry, raspberry, tobacco leaf and star anise. A fresh and dynamic attack on the palate, a solid mid-palate, framed by firm tannins. A long, fresh finish, signed by the Cabernet Sauvignon.

Well structured Cabernet dominant wines with a good cellar life.

1.5LTR MAGNUM

$169.99

11% OFF

ERP $189.99

Leon Perdigal (France) 2019 Cotes du Rhone

A classic blend sourced from several sites in the southern Rhône. 

Intense aromas of red fruits and spice, with subtle pepper and wild herb notes. The spice-tinged red fruits continue on the palate, which is medium-bodied and has a pleasing length. Enjoy with grilled meat, poultry and spiced cuisine.

The red-fruit, slightly spicy flavours are excellent with a range of foods – making it perfect for buffets and cold meat platters.

Great value CDR...

$17.99
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ERP $23.99

Single bottle: $18.99

Les rambauds (France) 2018 Bordeaux Superior Rouge

83 Points - Gilbert & Gaillard
"Deep purple-blue hue. Nose of ripe cherry and stone fruits. More of the same aromatics on the palate which is balanced and fleshy with quite pleasant oaky undertones. Fashionably styled."

Château Les Rambauds Bordeaux Supérieur by Yvon Mau. The nose is dominated by aromas of red and black berries, liquorice and cedar wood. Followed by notes of vanilla and toast adding to the complex bouquet. On the palate a beautifully full and ripe taste of black fruit and savory edges. A well-structured, fleshy texture followed by lengthy finish.

Merlot (40%), Cabernet Sauvignon (30%), Malbec (20%) and Cabernet Franc (10%) other Bordeaux grapes.

Try this with grilled meat, hearty dishes or hard cheese like Cheddar or Gouda

$20.99
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ERP $24.99

Single bottle: $21.99

lillet Blanc (France) 750ml

Lillet is a French Aperitif made from a blend of wine, liqueurs, fruits and herbs.
Lillet Blanc has a golden colour with candied orange, honey, pine resin, lime and fresh mint aromas. Full and rich on the palate with a lovely, long aftertaste. Always serve well chilled in a Bordeaux wine glass... zest with a slice of orange or lime. 
 

$42.99

14% OFF

ERP $49.99

Pierre Ponnelle (France) 2019 Bourgogne Rouge

Pierre Ponnelle was a well known figure of Burgundy in the 19th century. Born in 1847 he spent his youth in Beaune and later went on to study in Germany. Pierre Ponnelle, however, was above all passionate about oenology. He then returned to Beaune in 1875 and founded his house as wine merchant.

An exciting entry into the world of Burgundian wines....surprising price tag

Pinot Noir for this wine was sourced from three zones...Yonne, Côte-d’Or and Saône-et-Loire. The unique appellation ‘Burgundy’ Every wine has its own character and its own difference due to the influence of the soil.

Ruby red. Aromas of red and black fruit. Grippy and structured tannins with a long finish.

 

$26.99
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ERP $29.99

Single bottle: $28.99

Pierre Ponnelle (France) 2020 Macon Villages

Winesale is delighted to bring to you a classic example burgundian style Chardonnay. The grapes are from selected sites within the Macon Villages appellation, within the Maconnais. This is the most southerly of the Burgundian sub-regions and home to some fantastic value Chardonnay. As the region sits further south the warmer climate makes for Chardonnay with juicy stonefruit characters. Herbs and florals.

Aromas of golden apple, citrus and orange peel. Soft palate backed by freshness and mineral character. Dry finish.

 

$23.99
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ERP $29.99

Single bottle: $24.99

Vieux Cantenac (France) 2016 Saint Emilion 1.5L MAGNUM

Another Winesale exclusive import.

Château Vieux Cantenac is a well-known and reputable winery that produces delicious wines in the famed Saint-Emilion in France. 

A classic bordeaux blend of 75% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Franc & Sauvignon. The 2016 vintage is very highly rated in this area.

This beautiful and generous red wine is deep ruby ​​red in the glass with aromas of forest fruits and cherries as well as notes of oak, smoke and a touch of vanilla. The wine goes well with red meat and soft cheeses. Serve it at room temperature. 

A bargain from this sought after region.

$69.99

12% OFF

ERP $79.99