Wine Down for Christmas
The festive season is indeed upon us, and it’s time to get celebrating! Whether it’s a gift for a colleague, a celebratory party or your nearest and dearest, wine is always a great option. This festive season Dan Murphy’s and BWS have you covered with a great selection of wines to suit any budget. Here are a few picks from the Mr Neo Luxe team which present impressive value and quality no matter your chosen price point.
Luxe Whether for a gift of to refresh during the dry Australian summer, always bubbles a great idea. Give the gift with WOW factor with a bottle of 2008 Victoire Gold Vintage Champagne. Housed in a metallic gold bottle, this champagne is eye-catching and luxurious – it’s the ultimate festive indulgence. Victoire Gold Vintage Champagne $99.99. Available from Dan Murphy’s.
Premium 2016 Isabelle Estate Sauvignon Blanc – crisp and refreshing, Savvy B is a crowd pleaser and the perfect drop for your next festive celebration! From New Zealand’s South Island, Isabelle Estate Sauvignon Blanc features fruit characteristic and the quality and distinctive flavour Aussies love and expect from the famous Marlborough region. Isabelle Estate Sauvignon Blanc $29. Available from Dan Murphy’s.
2015 Cat Amongst the Pigeons Fat Cat Shiraz – this wine is the perfect gift to grab on the go for a festive BBQ or the gent who enjoys a big, bold, red! House in an art-deco inspired gift box, this shiraz features all the intense, rich flavours you come to expect from the Barossa region. To create this delightful drop, grapes were carefully selected for their superior quality, resulting in rich flavours of plum, blackberry and a hint of spice. Cat Amongst the Pigeons Fat Cat Shiraz $29. Available from Dan Murphy’s.
Cheap & Cheerful Porta Dante Prosecco NV – there’s no escaping the fact that prosecco has made a comeback especially in wine cocktails such as the Italian favourite the spritz. Made using grapes from the Vento regions of north-west Italy, this delicate drop is light, refreshing and flavourful making it the perfect for summer drinking. Porta Dante Prosecco NV $17. Available at Dan Murphy’s and BWS.
La Plancheliere Sparkling Rose NV – Rose and Froze couldn’t be more popular during the summer months, and this sparkling French rose is a crowd pleaser. Featuring notes of strawberries, raspberries and fresh cherries, this sparkling rose has a delightfully crisp and refreshing finish. La Plancheliere Sparkling Rose NV $16 available from Dan Murphy’s and BWS.
2015 Frontera Pinot Noir - chilled or at room temperature, Pinot Noir is ripe for drinking year round. The Fontera Pinot Noir is fresh and fruity and features notes of red fruits such as cherries finishing with a soft, rich and slightly sweet aftertaste. This bottle of red will impress even the most discerning wine connoisseur. Frontera Pinot Noir $13. Available from Dan Murphy’s and BWS.