Who is She? Party Pack
Who is she?
There’s a lot of grapes out there that we feel just don’t get the love and respect they deserve, this pack is our way to shine a light on them, and we hope you fall as hard for these wines as we have! Each pack comes with a reusable sips tote.
Masseria Frattasi 2018 'Donnalaura' Falanghina, Campania, Italy 14% ABV
Tucked away in the Appenine mountains under the Taburno is a beautiful 18th century winery owned by the Clemente family, who grow Aglianico and Falanghina- one of the oldest grape varieties in the world, thought to be of Greek origin. It’s known for it’s aromas of citrus blossom, honey, peach, and almond skin. Named for the winemaker’s grandmother, DonnaLaura is an intense, rich, textured white wine that is partially botrytis affected. Perfect to drink now, or cellar for a couple years.
Plaisance Penavayre 2019 Negret Pounjut, Fronton, South-West France 11.5%
According to legend, the Knights Templar brought Négrette from Cyprus to Gaillac, where it traveled west to Fronton. We now know Négrette originated from the South of France, where it has remained, almost exclusively. Now, this wine is 100% Negret Pounjut, an ancient variety that has almost completely gone extinct, Domaine Plaisance is believed to be the only producer using it. This wine is all things dark- violets, plums, black currants, blackberries, a little olive tapenade, and slightly spicy. Organically farmed, fruity and low in alcohol, this wine is the ultimate refined glouglou.
Herdade do Arrepiado Velho 2018 Touriga Nacional, Alentejana, Portugal 14.5%
The Antunes family purchased the 100 hectare estate Herdade do Arrepiado Velho in 2001, with the dream of turning it into a famous wine house synonymous with quality. They knew they had to let Touriga Nacional take centre stage, and 42% of their red vineyards are planted with it. Mostly found in Portugal, Touriga Nacional is a late ripening grape that’s all black fruit, tannin, and structure that is hailed for it’s potential for ageing, and is mainly used in Port. Floral, ripe black fruit, licorice and cocoa, with smooth tannins and full body.