White 14
Man O' War Valhalla Chardonnay 2021 75cl - Buy Man O' War Wines from GREAT WINES DIRECT wine shop
Man O' War Valhalla Chardonnay 2021 75cl
£31.94
The shining and golden hall in Norse Mythology where the souls of fallen Viking warriors chosen by Odin feasted with the gods, the name Valhalla is conferred upon our finest barrels of Chardonnay selected each vintage by our winemaker The 2014 Valhalla Chardonnay is typical of our style; bold flavours and aromas with complex savoury notes introducing tropical fruits, stone fruit, and hazelnut with toasty/smoky barrel characters The palate is all about elegance and discreet power with a rich texture framed by vibrant acidity, oak and bold fruit
Red 14
Man O' War Dreadnought Syrah 2019 75cl - Buy Man O' War Wines from GREAT WINES DIRECT wine shop
Man O' War Dreadnought Syrah 2019 75cl
£39.55
An abundance of sweet fruit, black pepper and savoury gamey aromas The palate is elegant with supple fruit, vibrant acidity and plenty of fine-grained tannins, emulating the structure of the Northern Rhone classics, Hermitage and Cote Rotie The first in a line of early 20th century battleships bestowed with the motto "Fear God and dreadnought" and embodying a supreme combination of speed and power, Dreadnought denotes our steepest and most breathtaking hillside Syrah vineyards
Red 15
Man O' War Ironclad Merlot Cabernet Franc 2019 75cl - Buy Man O' War Wines from GREAT WINES DIRECT wine shop
Man O' War Ironclad Merlot Cabernet Franc 2019 75cl
£28.63
With immediate complexity of aromas, the 'Bordeaux blend' Ironclad offers a distinctive bouquet of black cherry and blackberry alongside cedar, pencil shavings, olive tapenade, wet slate, elderberry and bright violet In the mouth, boisterous, juicy fruit and polished tannins lead to an impression of sumptuousness, permitting early enjoyment, however the structure and balance mean that this is a wine that will also reward cellaring It finishes with attractive, complex, savoury notes
Red 14.5
Man O' War Island Blend - Cabernet Franc, PV, Malbec, Merlot 2019 75cl - Buy Man O' War Wines from GREAT WINES DIRECT wine shop
Man O' War Island Blend - Cabernet Franc, PV, Malbec, Merlot 2019 75cl
£25.09
The Island Blend is a wonderfully refined, reserved, claret-style wine that combines freshness and complexity It is made from fruit from Waiheke Island and the neighbouring Ponui island - hence the name It has aromas of blackberry, woodsmoke, black tea and a touch of dried herbs The medium-bodied palate is full of red berry fruits, with black olive and graphite, and a light hint of oak and pepper spice on the finish
White 13.5
Man O' War Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2021 75cl - Buy Man O' War Wines from GREAT WINES DIRECT wine shop
Man O' War Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2021 75cl
£20.72
This estate grown Waiheke Sauvignon Blanc really is The Sancerre of the South - bone dry, bracing and packed with personality and herbaceous notes It exhibits fresh herb, nettles and gooseberry character, and contains a splash of Semillon, creating a wine that is fresh and crisp, in a dry fruity style, with a remarkable 'chalky' minerality which, over time, will develop into a wonderfully toasted muesli/tropical fruit character The 12-mile long Waiheke Island, east of Auckland, is an evocative intriguing location Its native Kauri trees were once prized for shipbuilding - hence the name Man O War
White 13.5
Man O' War Gravestone Sauvignon Blanc Semillon 2019 75cl - Buy Man O' War Wines from GREAT WINES DIRECT wine shop
Man O' War Gravestone Sauvignon Blanc Semillon 2019 75cl
£23.66
Intense aromas of guava, gooseberry, nettles and blackcurrants dominate with undertones of lychee and chalk dust The palate is fresh and vibrant with high natural acidity balanced by weight, texture and a long persistent finish Taking its name from the fluted basalt boulders that solemnly surround the volcanic hilltop vineyards, 'Gravestone' is a blend of the very finest Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon harvested each vintage
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