WINE 1 - WITH HAMACHI 

Muscadet Sèvre et Maine 'sur lie'

  • Domain: Domaine de la Pépière 2019

  • Country: France 

  • Grape: 100% Melon de Bourgogne

  • Year: 2019

  • Aroma: the citrus aromas are very prominent. The wine also has a nice mineral undertone. We can also discover a discrete hint of iodine and saltyness. 

  • Flavor: we start with fresh citrus, but the high acids come up quite fast. This makes this wine an ideal thirst quencher during summer.  

 

WINE 2 - WITH langoustine

Txakoli 

  • Domain: Bodegas Astobiza

  • Country: Spain 

  • Grape: 90% Hondarrabi Zuri and 10% Hondarrabi Zuri Zerratie

  • Year: 2019

  • Aroma: very pure wine with a mineral undertone. The wine displays a light floral and smoked impression with ripe citrus and fresh pineapple. 

  • Flavor: immediate taste of tight and prominent acids. At the end of the middle palette there is a nice plumpness that brings balance to the wine. The citrus is ripe (kafir lime). The wine also has hints of fresh hay and straw that give a nice touch in the mouth. 

 

Wine 3 - with asparagus

Ixsir 'Altitudes' White 2019

  • Domain - name: Liechtenstein - Batroun

  • Country : Lebanon 

  • Grape: Obeideh, Muscat and Viognier

  • Year: 2019

  • Aroma : combination of floral and fruity aromas with white stone fruits such as lychee, kumquat and peach. The wine has a wonderfully spicy bouquet with some pear jam and honeysuckle. After swirling, the aromas of fresh rock and a sunny impression provide extra complexity.

  • Flavor: the wine is very sensual and very fruity. You clearly taste the grassiness and the ripe stone fruit. After a while the palette comes across a bit riper and spicier, tending to cardamom, to end with a very nice finish.

 

WINE 4 - brill

Weingut Judith Beck 'Zweigelt' 

  • Domain: Burgenland   

  • Country: Austria 

  • Grape: 100% Zweigelt

  • Year: 2018

  • Aroma: fresh and fruity with aromas of black berries (cherries and cassis), blueberries, red fruits (crushed raspberries), fresh herbs that almost pop out of the glass, intense earthy notes and a complex minerality.

  • Flavor: juicy start with flavors of red fruit, blueberries, a light spiciness, a fresh minerality and very fine acids that you can taste for a while. This results in a very balanced and fresh red wine.

 

WINE 5 - WITH SUCKLING PORK 

Gradis' ciutta 

  • Domain: Friuli 

  • Country: Italy 

  • Grape: 100% Merlot

  • Year: 2017

  • Aroma: intense aromas of young fruit. After swirling, delicate floral aromas are added, which are accompanied by subtle woody notes, all with a mineral undertone.

  • Flavor: Start with taste of malic acids and ripe luscious red fruit. The tannins are medium intense and nicely blended. At the end of the middle palette, the wine has a pleasant spiciness. In the finale a refreshing bitterness emerges. 

WINES