Cellar Craft Showcase

Cellar Craft Showcase

Ultra Premium Wines

General Kit Information

Labels: Included Completed: 6 Weeks Volume: 18L Kit
Cellar CraftTM revolutionized the world of craft wine by introducing grape skins into its reds, making the craft experience – from process to taste – truer to traditional winemaking methods and, most importantly, truer to varietal style.
Cellar CraftTM Showcase is the pinnacle of premium, known for its exceptional quality and taste. Alluring aromatics spotlight the perfected balance of pure varietal grape juice and concentrates, acidity, tannin, and oak, delivering complex character and highlighting the unique nuances that distinguish Showcase from the rest.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Amarone

Amarone Style

Alcohol: 14% Oak: Yes Body: Full
The wine is full-bodied, deep garnet colour and richly dry. Notes of plum, sour cherry, raspberry and vanilla gradually marry with anise, bitter chocolate, coffee, tobacco, leather and fig tones that develop with age. Long, lingering finish.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Cabernet Merlot

Cabernet Merlot Walla Walla Washington

Alcohol: 13.5% Oak: Yes Body: Med-Full
The Walla Walla appellation is very special. Its outstanding reds were what first put Washington on the world wine map. Our offering is the classic Bordeaux blend of Cabernet and Merlot but typifies the unique Walla Walla profile of intense fruit and spice flavours and aromatics. Notes of currant, cherry and plum are backed by hints of black pepper, anise and coffee. Oaking nicely mellows the tannins and adds a suggestion of toastiness.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Cabernet Red

Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma Valley California

Sweetness: Dry Alcohol: 13.5% Oak: Yes Body: Full
Dark and rich, with soft, plush tannins and layers of bright berry fruit and spice. Deep blackberry character with raspberry, cherry, cassis, and vanilla. Subtle traces of savoury spice.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Carménère

Carménère Chile

Alcohol: 13.5% Oak: Yes Body: Med-Full
Oak produces soft tannins, subtle toast, and vanilla, providing a terrific backdrop to the aromas and flavours of blackberry, black cherry, tropical fruit, and spice from the grapes. Notes of coffee, mocha, and tobacco can be expected along with a mineral tang that forms as part of the lengthy finish. The wine is medium to full-bodied with bright ruby colour.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Gewürztraminer Riesling

Gewürztraminer Riesling Yakima Valley Washington

Sweetness: 2 Alcohol: 12% Oak: None Body: Med-Full
Peach and melon undertones from Riesling marry beautifully with the spice, mango, grapefruit and lychee notes from Gewürztraminer. Incredibly elegant with a hint of sweetness. Enjoy young and fresh or cellar for a more harmonious profile. Extremely food friendly. Enjoy young and not over-chilled.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Merlot

Merlot Yakima Valley Washington

Alcohol: 13.5% Oak: Yes Body: Med-Full
Bold, yet elegant. This Yakima Valley Merlot is big and full with up-front waves of raspberry, blackberry and plum. Subtle notes of cedar and mocha follow the fruit. Dark, rich and intense.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Mystic

Mystic

Sweetness: Off Dry Alcohol: 13% Oak: Medium Body: Full
A captivating blend that reveals intense fruity aromas on opening. This full bodied red offers rich flavours of black cherry, mocha, spice and vanilla, and closes with a velvety, smooth finish.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Pinot Gris

Pinot Gris Yakima Valley Washington

Sweetness: 1 Alcohol: 12.5% Oak: None Body: Med-Full
Displays aromatic notes of green apple and lemon against a floral and honeyed background. Rich mouth-feel with tangy fruit acid balancing the hint of sweetness. Floral and mineral notes persist in the lingering finish. The wine’s full character and charm become most apparent after several months of bottle aging. A good choice for foods rich in butter and oil, garlic and lively spices. Consider for shrimp, crab and fish dishes, rich pastas, cannelloni with ricotta, chicken and most Chinese and Thai dishes. Serve lightly chilled.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Rosso Fortissimo

Rosso Fortissimo

Alcohol: 13.5% Oak: Yes Body: Full
A big, full-bodied wine with solid structure and bold fruit notes. Complex cassis, plum and cherry notes balance the bold tannins. Oak contributes toasty vanilla and greater depth in this intense wine.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Shiraz Australia

Shiraz Australia

Alcohol: 13.5% Oak: Yes Body: Full
The wine shows a deep, crimson colour with purple undertones. The up-front aromatics reflect the typical dark fruit notes of blackberry, cherry, and plum, complimented by restrained black pepper which should become more pronounced with age. In the background are subtle layers of toast and vanilla from the oak. The aromas continue to the palate creating a soft, rounded expression of the fruits, spice, and oak. Tannins are in gentle harmony with the overall impression and create a well defined, yet delicate frame for the wine. This Shiraz should be a very good match for a wide range of foods – steak, braised lamb shanks, pizza, chili con carne, pasta with tomato-based sauces.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Viognier

Viognier Yakima Valley Washington

Sweetness: 1 Alcohol: 12.5% Oak: None Body: Full
An amazing, full-bodied, aromatic wine with a creamy mouth-feel. Unbelievable aromas and flavours of apricot, mango, pineapple, guava, kiwi, tangerine, orange blossom and spiced pear absolutely dazzle the senses. Full, off-dry, lingering finish. Pair it with spicy Asian foods and discover magic! Drink young and not over-chilled.

Cellar Craft Showcase - Zinfandel

Zinfandel Lodi California

Alcohol: 13.5% Oak: Yes Body: Med-Full
It starts with an up-front core of blackberry and dark cherry aromas, followed by suggestions of blueberry, raspberry, cranberry and dried plum. Undertones are of chocolate, almond and exotic spice. Ends with an unmistakable black pepper sensation.

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