Six of the Best…Store Cupboard Essentials Case (6)
We have put together six delicious wines that deliver exceptional price/quality and are perfect to have on hand when you really would like to have a glass of something delicious along with some imaginative store-cupboard fare.
Cantine Rallo, Catarratto Bianco, Terre Siciliane IGP 2018, ITALY
Abv: 12% abv.
Style: Crisp, refreshing. Unfined, unfiltered, low-intervention
Château Turcaud, Entre-Deux-Mers AC 2018 Bordeaux, FRANCE
Grapes: Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon and Muscadelle
Farming: lutte raisonnée
Style: Zingy, mineral, crisp, refreshing white wines
Quinta da Muradella, ‘Candea’ Monterrei DO 2018 SPAIN
Grape: Dona Blanca, Verdello, Treixadura
Abv: 13% abv
Style: Fresh fruity, mineral white wines
Bodegas Artuke, Rioja DOCa, 2019 SPAIN
Grape: Tempranillo (unoaked)
Style: Light, fresh, fruity red wines.
Combel-la-Serre ‘Le Pur Fruit du Causse’ Cahors AC 2017, Southwest France, FRANCE
Grapes: Malbec (unoaked)
Farming: Certified organic by Ecocert
Suggested food pairing: batch-cook either vegan cottage pie made with brown lentils and
defrost as needed. Toulouse sausage and cannellini bean ‘cassoulet’.
Domaine Fabrice Lacour, Bourgogne Passe-tout-grains AC, FRANCE
Grapes: 70% Gamay 30% Pinot Noir
Style: Light, silky and elegant reds. Lightly oaked.