2015 Conde de los Andes Blanco

Rioja, Spain

Rich, toasty, very classy package here for lovers of textural whites.

$50.00

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It combines richness and spread to excellent effect.

Campbell Mattinson (The Wine Front)

About The Wine

A white wine with some real weight and intensity here from a blossoming producer out of the heart of Rioja.

This is made from the local white variety, Viura. The grapes are grown on 30-year-old vines, the wine gets fermented in premium French oak casks for six months on full lees to promote texture - it's the very model of a full-bodied white from a class producer.

Premium Chardonnay lovers, those who enjoy the more robust textural whites of the Rhone will fine plenty of pleasure here. 

As Campbell Mattinson put it in his review, this wine has "Character written all over it."

Conde de los Andes
Conde de los Andes' elevated vineyards
Rioja, Spain
Additional Info

From The Producer

We bring the elegance of the white Viura variety to its maximum expression through the selection in the vineyard and a delicate aging in French oak barrels. The result is a wine of great harmony and presence, and of a decided gastronomic dimension.

VIURA VINEYARD SELECTED, WITH AN AVERAGE AGE OF 30 YEARS.
3 MONTHS OF FERMENTATION WITH ITS LEES IN FRENCH OAK BARRELS.
RIPENING FOR 6 MONTHS IN THE SAME BARRELS.

Blend : Viura (100%)
ABV : 13.0%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2023
Bottle Size : 750ml

The underground caves of Conde de los Andes
The underground caves of Conde de los Andes
Rioja, Spain
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

93Points
The Wine Front

"Powerful white wine. Character written all over it. Honey and stonefruit, zesty lemon and then more savoury, twiggy, slatey aspects. It’s a hard wine to pin down in terms of absolute descriptors but it combines richness and spread to excellent effect." - Campbell Mattinson (The Wine Front)

Delivery

Delivery is Free for any order over $99 or more, or just $9 for any orders of $99 or less. There is no minimum order quantity and you can mix and match as much as you like. Make your perfect mix pack!

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Warehouse Pickup is also available for Sydney customers, 10am-5pm Monday to Friday. To select Warehouse Pickup as your shipping method enter our address "F5A, 42 Wattle St, Ultimo, 2007" as your shipping address during checkout.Your order will be packed and ready within 2 hours. Please complete your purchase online before visiting us as we are not licensed to sell over the counter.

Express Same Day Delivery is available for Sydney postcodes within 10km of the CBD. There is a $10 delivery surcharge and the order is needs to be placed before 12pm midday weekdays for same day delivery. Express courier deliveries cannot be left unattended and require a receiver signature.

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Returns are free for 100 days after purchase. You can view the conditions of our return policy here

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FaQs
Do I have to order in dozens?

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Yes we offer volume discounts on larger orders. Orders over $499 get a 5% and orders over $999 get a 10% discount. This will be automatically applied during checkout.

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I am trying to add more of a wine to my cart but it won’t let me?

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Does Different Drop have a physical store?

No, not really. More of a warehouse/office. We do however offer a Click & Collect option from our warehouse in Ultimo, Sydney. Our warehouse address for Click & Collect is: F5A, 42 Wattle St, Ultimo, 2007

Can I special order a wine you do not sell?

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