Summer Classics

Celebrate the joys of warm weather with our Summer Classics Wine Set, capturing the essence of the season in each bottle.

Monte Tondo Soave Classico DOC 2022

Monte Tondo Soave Classico DOC 2022 is a vibrant white wine from the Soave Classico region in Italy, crafted from 100% Garganega grapes. Produced by the family-owned Monte Tondo winery, which has been dedicated to viticulture for generations, this wine reflects their commitment to quality and tradition. The wine undergoes fermentation in stainless steel tanks to maintain its fresh and fruity character.

The bouquet is fragrant and enticing, with notes of white flowers, citrus fruits, and green apples, complemented by subtle hints of almonds. On the palate, it is crisp and refreshing, with a medium body, bright acidity, and a slight mineral note. The flavors include lemon, green apple, and a hint of honey. The finish is clean and elegant, with a persistent minerality that speaks to the volcanic soils of the region.

Food Pairing: Ideal with seafood dishes, light salads, and creamy pasta.

Raisins Dorés Bourgogne Aligoté, Domaine Michel Lafarge

Raisins Dorés Bourgogne Aligoté from Domaine Michel Lafarge is a distinguished white wine from Burgundy, France, made from 100% Aligoté grapes. Domaine Michel Lafarge, established in the 18th century, is renowned for its biodynamic practices and traditional methods, highlighting the unique terroir of Burgundy.

The nose reveals citrus zest, green apple, and white flowers, with a touch of flint. On the palate, it is bright and zesty, with high acidity, a light body, and flavors of lemon, green apple, and a mineral undertone. The wine’s lively acidity and crispness make it exceptionally refreshing, with a well-balanced structure and a long, clean finish.

Food Pairing: Perfect with shellfish, goat cheese, and dishes with fresh herbs.

Somlói Apátsági Pince, Furmint

Somlói Apátsági Pince Furmint is a distinctive white wine from the Somló region in Hungary, made from 100% Furmint grapes. The winery, located on the historic volcanic slopes of Somló Hill, focuses on traditional Hungarian winemaking techniques to highlight the region’s unique mineral-rich soils.

The bouquet offers aromas of ripe pear, green apple, and white peach, with notes of citrus and a hint of smokiness. On the palate, it is medium-bodied with high acidity and flavors of green apple, citrus, and a distinctive mineral finish. The wine’s high acidity provides a refreshing crispness, while the volcanic terroir imparts a complex minerality and depth.

Food Pairing: Pairs well with spicy Asian cuisine, grilled fish, and chicken dishes.

Calmel & Joseph, Villa Blanche Grenache Rosé

Calmel & Joseph Villa Blanche Grenache Rosé is a delightful rosé from the Languedoc region in France, crafted from 100% Grenache grapes. The winery is known for its innovative approach and commitment to expressing the diversity of Languedoc terroirs.

The nose features aromas of strawberry, raspberry, and red currant, with floral notes of rose petals. It is fresh and lively on the palate, with medium acidity and flavors of red berries and a crisp finish. The wine’s light body and vibrant fruitiness make it exceptionally drinkable, with a refreshing and clean aftertaste.

Food Pairing: Excellent with grilled vegetables, light salads, and Mediterranean cuisine.

Raventós i Blanc, Blanc de Blancs Reserva Brut

Raventós i Blanc Blanc de Blancs Reserva Brut is an elegant sparkling wine from the Penedès region in Spain, made from a blend of Macabeo, Xarel·lo, and Parellada grapes. The Raventós family has been producing wine since 1497 and is a pioneer in creating high-quality sparkling wines using the traditional method.

The bouquet reveals fresh aromas of green apple, pear, and citrus, with hints of brioche and almonds. On the palate, it is well-balanced with fine bubbles, high acidity, and flavors of apple, citrus, and a toasty finish. The wine’s fine bubbles create a creamy texture, while the high acidity ensures a crisp and refreshing profile.

Food Pairing: Perfect with tapas, seafood, and sushi.

Ascheri, Nebbiolo Langhe S. Giacomo

Ascheri Nebbiolo Langhe S. Giacomo is a refined red wine from the Langhe region in Italy, made from 100% Nebbiolo grapes. Cantine Ascheri, established in 1880, is known for its dedication to traditional Piedmontese winemaking practices and its focus on sustainable viticulture.

The bouquet offers aromas of red cherry, rose petals, and earthy undertones, with a hint of spice. It has a medium body with moderate tannins, high acidity, and flavors of cherry, raspberry, and a hint of leather. The wine’s moderate tannins provide structure without overpowering the fruit, while the high acidity keeps it lively and balanced. The finish is long and nuanced, with lingering notes of spice and earth.

Food Pairing: Ideal with roasted meats, truffle dishes, and aged cheeses.