A superb 3 bottle selection enclosed in a beautiful wooden gift box. Includes Prestige Champagne, Chablis and a Chateauneuf-du-Pape all handpicked from our award winning wine collection. Free delivery and gift card. All combining to make a gorgeous wedding gift or an engagement gift.
• 1x CHARPENTIER BRUT PRESTIGE, Champagne A/C, France “This is classy, mouth filling stuff, combining ripe fruit and buttery richness with reviving freshness." John Wilson, Irish Times Magazine.” John Wilson, Irish Times
• 1x DOMAINE DU PERE PAPE, Chateauneuf-du-Pape A/C, France “Medium to full bodied. Ripe and juicy with no hard edges...long and vigorous.” The Vine
• 1x DOMAINE CHRISTIAN MOREAU, Chablis A/C, France “Delivers all you could hope for and more with stony mineral character, a dash of citrus and classy length..” Martin Moran MW, The Sunday Times
Bodegas as Laxas has been family owned and run since its creation in 1863. It is located in the Condado de Tea area of the Rías Baixas region, on the terraced banks of the Padre Miño river giving it the perfect southern exposure. Lots of intense sunshine, tempered by mild, humid Atlantic winds, are ideal viticulture conditions.
Rías Baixas DO only started in 1980 and Bodegas as Laxas was one of the first wineries to be awarded the status of DO. The land required for Albariño is low-lying, generally not higher than 300 metres, close to the sea and on the bank of a river which allows for the perfect Atlantic influences to effect the growth. These climactic features and the topography of the land provide the Albariño grape with its very aromatic and fresh characteristics. Excellent location, a tradition of winemaking handed down over many generations and a fully modern winery combine to produce a stellar Albariño.
Val Do Sosego
A south-facing terraced landscape overlooking the River Miño, our vines are exposed to the humid, warm Atlantic winds and intense sunlight that capriciously caress the aristocratic Albariño fruit, in these lands generous with plenty. In Arbo stand the triple stone cross and an original Celtic votive tower in the parish. It is well worth visiting the tower and ruins in Fornelos (XII cent.), the Barreiro country mansion (XVI cent.), the Romanesque apse of the Church of San Pedro de Crescentes (XIII cent.) and the chapel and remains of the Albeos monastery