Makers and Co.

Makers & Co is a new vegan-friendly duo of Infused Wine Cocktails. Created for a #DeliciousSummer, these lightly sparkling drinks are infused with all natural fruit flavours and come in two varieties; Cranberry, Rose Petal & Hibiscus or Mint, Lime & Hibiscus. They can be enjoyed on their own or with added fresh fruit for an alternative take on a pitcher cocktail! Available now at Sainsbury's for £4.75.

Which will you choose?

Which will you choose?

Exquisite New Zealand Pinot Noir

£6.99 per bottle £41.94 per case

Beautifully fragrant with ripe cherries, fleshy raspberries, and red-fruited plum flavours. An elegant streak indicative of the mineral laden soils in this cool-climate region of New Zealand adds freshness, complexity and an enduring finish. Pairs well with Asian and Mediterranean dishes.

Exquisite Collection Blanquette de Limoux

£7.99 per bottle £47.94 per case

Dating back to 1544, Blanquette de Limoux is the oldest sparkling wine in the world. Made by Jean-Claude Mas - one of the most highly regarded winemakers in the Languedoc - this bitingly dry white wine has delicate bubbles, apple and conference pear aromatics and a mouth-watering finish. Pairs well with Savoy cabbage leeks and smoked Gubbeen cheese

Exquisite Collection Limoux Chardonnay

£6.99 per bottle £41.94 per case

This barrel fermented Chardonnay has been made by Jean-Claude Mas one of the most highly regarded winemakers in the Languedoc. Rich, full-bodied and complex, with a delicious apple peel acidity that cuts through the intense stone fruit and buttery oak flavours. Pairs well with butternut squash and Porcini mushroom risotto

Exquisite Collection Pinot Noir Rose

£6.99 per bottle £41.94 per case

Packed with intense fruity flavours of strawberry, cherry, raspberry and plum, this complex New Zealand Rosé is like summertime in a glass, it's best enjoyed chilled. Pairs well with salads or as an apéritif.

Lanson Noble Cuvée Brut Rosé (NV) - Gold medal winner

This unusual non-vintage sparkling rosé has a seductive and complex nose, revealing more character with every sip.

Alcohol level: 12.5%

Wine style: Sparkling

Wine colour: Rosé

Price: £98.00

Stockist: The Drink Shop

Marks and Spencer Oudinot Rosé (NV) - Gold medal winner

This delicious bright and floral rose offers drinks a soft, rounded palate. This luxurious Champagne is ripe with strawberries with a subtle hint of cream, closing with a dry aftertaste. The perfect paired with desserts such as summer fruit pudding.

Alcohol level: 12.0%

Wine style: Sparkling

Wine colour: Rosé

Price: £27.00

Stockist: Marks & Spencer

Court Garden Ditchling Reserve (2010) - Silver medal winner

This wines rich and honeyed notes, give it a rich toasty maturity to this sumptuous white. Despite its age, we think the best is yet to come.

Alcohol level: 12.0%

Wine style: Sparkling

Wine colour: White

Average Price: £30.00

Stockist: English Wine Shop

Court Garden Ditchling White Ortega (2014) - Silver medal winner

This deliciously fresh white, has notes of apples and melon with a touch of honey contributing to its chalky finish.

Alcohol level: 11.5%

Wine style: Still

Wine colour: White

Price: £12.50

Stockist: English Wine Shop

Aotea by Seifried Nelson Sauvignon Blanc (2015) - Gold medal winner

Bright aromas of gooseberry and citric flowers that carry on through to the pungent palate of citrus and passion fruit with background boxwood, finishing with pink grapefruit. Shows the virtues of bone dry Sauvignon Blanc. Super.

Alcohol level: 13.5%

Wine style: Still

Wine colour: White

Price: £11.50

Stockist: The Drink Shop

La Terrasse Chablis (2014) - Silver medal winner

This vibrant and zesty wine has notes of ripe stone fruits with a long lingering finish. The perfect companion to rich dark flavours.

Alcohol level: 12.5%

Wine colour: White

Price: £11.00

Find a Stockist: Sainsbury's

Maynard's LBV Port (2011) - Gold medal winner

Rich with a ripe warm after taste, this delicious vintage has aromas of stewed plums and damsons finishing with sweet subtle liquorice notes.

Alcohol level: 20.0%

Wine style: Fortified

Wine colour: Red

Price: £8.99

Stockist: Aldi

These wines have been curated by the International Wine Challenge

What is the International Wine Challenge?

In its 33rd year, the International Wine Challenge is accepted as the world's finest and most meticulously judged competition. The IWC assesses every wine 'blind' and judges each for its faithfulness to style, region and vintage. Each medal winning wine is tasted on at least three separate occasions by a minimum of 10 different judges including Masters of Wine. Awards include medals (Gold, Silver, Bronze) and Commended awards. The IWC is committed to helping consumers discover great wine, and the medals displayed on winning bottles offer a trusted guarantee of quality.


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