Wiston Estate Cuvée 2013 Magnum

Wiston Estate Cuvée 2013 Magnum

Price: £110.00

Tasting Note: With an abundance of fragrant English orchard fruits, honey, brioche, toasted hazelnuts, ginger and an underlying savoury minerality, this wine shows impressive depth and complexity, whilst retaining Wiston’s signature precision and elegance. Awarded 'Best UK Sparkling Wine' in the Decanter World Wine Awards 2017, the English Sparkling Wine Trophy in the International Wine & Spirit Competition 2017 and selected by Decanter Magazine to be in their Top 25 Most Exciting Wines in the World 2017, we are extremely excited to now be releasing this special wine in Magnum format. Presented in a gift box, it is drinking beautifully now and will age fantastically for many years to come.

Blend: 47% Pinot Noir, 33% Chardonnay, 20% Pinot Meunier

Food Pairing Suggestion: Smoked Haddock Tart, Roast Pork & Apple, Hazelnut & Apple Torte, Sussex Charmer

Awards: Best UK Sparkling Wine in the Decanter World Wine Awards 2017 ♦ English Sparkling Wine Trophy in the IWSC 2017 ♦ Top 25 Most Exciting Wines in the World 2017 in Decanter December 2017

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"Creamy, and initially lightly floral like the blossom of fruit trees, then dominated by a rich autolytic yeasty note and the first signs of honey. On the palate, this is impressively deep and rich. Mouth-filling and yet balanced by great freshness. A powerhouse of finesse, if that is not a contradiction in terms. Almost savoury on the finish thanks to that long lees ageing, ripe yellow fruit flavour balanced by citrusy acidity. Creamy riches, carried by the fine and persistent mousse. Very long. Even better than the 2013 tasted in 75-cl bottle in 2017." 18/20 Points Julia Harding MW, Purple Pages of JancisRobinson.com November 2020

“Ripe red apples and warm brioche showing on the nose, with stone fruit richness to the palate that is balanced by energy and acidity. There is a tremendous umami savouriness and an almost chocolatey yeast character; this needs time and will be very good.” 94 Points Decanter Magazine's Most Exciting Wines of the Year 2017 Panel Tasting, October 2017

“The 2013 Cuvée Brut is a blend of 47% Pinot Noir, 33% Chardonnay and 20% Pinot Meunier that is 100% fermented in oak barrels. It has a clean and precise bouquet with scents of walnut, smoke and a touch of sea spray, the latter becoming more accentuated with time in the glass. The palate is fresh on the entry with a tang of ginger. This has impressive weight and sense of intent. It fans out nicely on the finish with a slight nettle-like note on the aftertaste. This is excellent!” 92 Points Neal Martin, The Wine Advocate June 2017

“From the chalky soils of the South Downs, this is a lovely wine with ripe citrus and pear fruit with some appley notes. The brisk acidity is countered by a hint of sweetness on the finish. Lemony and linear, this is really serious.” Jamie Goode, Sunday Express June 2017

“Made by talented Dermot Sugrue, whose wines get better and better, using grapes grown on the South Downs, this white sparkling wine is a pinot noir-based blend (47%) with chardonnay (33%) and pinot meunier (20%). Like all Sugrue’s wines it has taut definition and a lively tang but there are also some lovely, warmer, honeyed notes, too.” Victoria Moore, The Telegraph February 2018

"This is huge news - a future ICON for English fizz.  Rich, poised, electrifying.” Olly Smith

“Mmm, Dermot the wild Irish wine wizard has weaved magic spells with this deep, thoughtful, spice and brioche crust beauty.”  Oz Clarke

A delivery charge of £10.00 will be added to all orders below £75. Delivery is free for all orders over £75. Deliveries are made by APC Couriers. We offer a Next Working Day delivery service for all orders placed before 12:00 noon, although deliveries may take slightly longer during busy periods.

Please note that the above delivery information relates to orders for delivery to UK mainland only and excludes Northern Ireland, Isle of Wight, The Scilly Isles and Channel Isles. We are happy to arrange delivery to overseas and non-UK mainland addresses, however the delivery cost will be considerably more than the price shown above. Please contact the Winery for a quotation.

Email: winery@wistonestate.co.uk
Telephone: +44 (0) 1903 877845

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