Most of us look forward to the summer season because it presents us with the perfect opportunity to head out to the beach, get that much-awaited summer tan, and have some fun in the water. Summer is beach season for sure, but more than that, it’s also wine season! It’s that time of the year where almost everyone looks forward to getting together with friends and delving into refreshing wines amid an alfresco dining affair. No matter where or how you spend the warmer months of the year, wine becomes an important and invariable part of the equation without question!
But which wine should you be drinking this summer season? Let’s find out!
Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery 2017 Lakeside
WhiteIf your palate seems to be craving for a refreshing citrusy hit to beat the summer heat, Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery 2017 Lakeside White is the one for you. This wine features an ideal blend of three great varieties, including Riesling, Chardonnay, and Sauvignon Blanc. As soon as you take the first sip, you will taste a burst of flavours from fresh citrus fruit followed by a slight floral hit. This wine has so much complexity to offer and finishes just the right way – bright and crisp with traces of pear, soft melon, and green apple.
King’s Court Estate Winery 2016 Skin Fermented Pinot Grigio
Decadent and refreshingly acidic, this King’s Court Estate Winery 2016 Skin Fermented Pinot Grigio is for the hot summer months! It’s a 100% Pinot Grigio variety featuring a delicious combination of traces of pears, honeysuckle and bananas that effortlessly transition into notes of apples, limes and golden plums. After the first few sips, you will find your palate experiencing a beautiful marriage of fruity and citrusy flavours, which is just what you need to beat the heat!
Ravine Vineyard 2019 Cabernet Sauvignon
All those wine enthusiasts who have a special place in their hearts for the bold, heavy red varieties will love this Ravine Vineyard 2019 Cabernet Sauvignon. It has to be one of the unique wines with such an out-of-the-box flavour profile featuring blackberry aromatics, cassis and blackberry. But that’s not it! Instead, the fruity flavour has a spicy note that somewhat resembles the taste of roasted bell pepper. Interestingly, as soon as you sip the wine, it will taste like a mixture of blueberry pie and chocolate, which finishes off with a lovely balance of fruit and acidity.
Konzelmann Estate Winery 2019 Cabernet Rosé
Rosé wines are just ideal for the summer season with their flexible, fresh and crisp style, which is precisely why you should be drinking Konzelmann Estate Winery 2019 Cabernet Rosé during the warm summer months! This wine brings you a range of exotic tropical aromas and flavours from a blend of candied watermelon, papaya, citrus, and floral notes. It sports a stunning pinkish colour that is such a treat for tired eyes!
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