Posts Tagged “Tesco Finest”

Mclaren Vale Grenache

Mclaren Vale Grenache

Red from Tesco Finest. Grant Burge Wines have produced this creditable McLaren Vale Grenache for the Tesco Finest collection of quality wines. The McLaren Vale has hot summers tempered by cooling winds – perfect conditions for vine-growing. This is one of the oldest wine-producing regions in Australia, and Grenache was one of the early varieties…

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Wrattonbully Cabernet Sauvignon 2022

Wrattonbully Cabernet Sauvignon 2022

From the Limestone Coast of South Australia. This Tesco Finest Cabernet Sauvignon is a solid expression of both grape and terroir. Wrattonbully Cabernet Sauvignon 2022 is great value for money, batting above its price point. Cabernet Sauvignon is a cross between Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc. It originated in the Gironde in southwestern France. It…

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Tesco Finest Montepulciano D’Abruzzo

Tesco Finest Montepulciano D’Abruzzo

A festive and affordable red. Montepulciano d’Abruzzo DOC 2020 is one of the better wines at this price point. It’s a well-crafted red and perfect for the holiday season, working with beef as well as robust vegetarian options. Tesco offer good quality wines in their Tesco Finest range and this one fits in well –…

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Blanquette de Limoux 1531

Blanquette de Limoux 1531

Tesco Finest Outstanding Sparkling Wine. Blanquette de Limoux is produced around the city of Limoux in Languedoc in southwestern France. It is considered to be the first sparkling white wine produced in France, although still wine has been produced in this region of France since Roman times. Champagne is the most celebrated sparkling wine, but…

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Tesco Finest Rioja

Tesco Finest Rioja

Bold with Character. I have a few favourite wine styles and one of those is Spanish Rioja; Tesco Finest offer this Viña Del Cura and it’s a great example of the genre. This is a classic Spanish wine with complexity from oak ageing. Viña del Cura Rioja Denominación de Origen Calificada Reserva from Tesco Finest…

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Block 18 from Tesco Finest

Block 18 from Tesco Finest

Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon 2019. Tesco Finest offers a range of great value quality wines. They reflect the classic expressions of each style of wine, and this Block 18 Cabernet Sauvignon is the perfect addition. This rich and fruity red wine is produced from grapes from the Colchagua Valley in the southern Rapel Valley region. The…

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Tesco Finest Chenin Blanc

Tesco Finest Chenin Blanc

Stellenbosch 2022. This classic white wine is made by the family-owned Stellenrust winery from Chenin Blanc grapes grown in South Africa’s iconic Stellenbosch region. This beautiful region is the most celebrated of South Africa’s wine industry. The soil and climate are perfect for the production of Chenin Blanc. The grape is thought to have been…

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Tesco Finest for Summer

Tesco Finest for Summer

2020 Chablis. The vineyards of Chablis are among the oldest and most celebrated in France. Classic Chablis white wines, made from the Chardonnay grape, are appreciated worldwide. The mineral-laced character of the wine is a product of the soil that contains high proportions of mineral-rich clay and marine fossils. The Chablis region is found between…

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Tingleup Riesling

Tingleup Riesling

Tesco and Howard Park. The weather will soon be improving and we will be enjoying lighter foods, and perhaps even some al fresco meals. The great-value Tesco Finest range offers this classic Riesling from Howard Park Wines, perfect for entertaining and food pairing. Howard Park is one of Western Australia’s most celebrated wine producers. Wines…

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The Melodist Mango and Passion Fruit Gin

The Melodist Mango and Passion Fruit Gin

A touch of romance from Tesco Finest Christmas is just a memory, and the New Year celebrations are already over, but the next event isn’t far away. Valentine’s Day is around the corner and Tesco has the perfect spirit for a romantic evening. Tesco Finest offers Mango and Passionfruit Gin from The Melodist. This pale…

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Sauvignon Blanc 2021

Sauvignon Blanc 2021

Tesco Finest from New Zealand. Sauvignon Blanc 2021 from the Tesco Finest range is made from grapes grown in Marlborough on the South Island of New Zealand. This region is celebrated for its good value Sauvignon Blanc. Sea breezes and sunshine offer the ideal cultivation conditions. This fruity white wine works well with lighter foods…

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Prosecco Di Valdobbiadene

Prosecco Di Valdobbiadene

‘Superiore’ Sparkling from Italy via Tesco This delightful and affordable summer sparkle from Tesco is part of their ‘Tesco Finest’ range. We will likely be entertaining friends during the warmer weather and that means fizz.  Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore is Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita which is the same as the French DOC designation. It’s…

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