Saturday, August 17, 2013

Domaine Grier Maccabeu 2012 92+Points

If you are looking for an exceptional, vibrant and aromatic white wine to impress, not only it's an off the beaten track variety better known in the region of Viura and Rueda in Rioja Spain, this bottling is one of it's kind available in South Africa, seek it out, it's worth every drop

Alcohol: moderate | 13 abv

Origin: Cotes Catalanes IGP

Notes: peach | orange blossom | melon | verbena | almond

Ideal drinking occasions: entertaining close friends around lunch / dinner

Serve with: salt crusted roasted monkfish, extra virgin olive oil, mash potato

Drink: now until 2016+