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Summer Sipping Whites Pack

Keep cool with this smashing selection of sizzling Summer whites!

$177.00$165.00

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About The Pack

Here's a selection of crisp, cool whites that will get you through the sweltering Summer months.

The pack is filled with a range of styles and a mix of varieties, but the one thing that they all have in common is that they are just too damn easy to drink.

It takes you from razor Rieslings and aromatic whites through to textural Fianos and Chardonnays. All your white needs covered here at a very sharp price.

2020 Vino Volta So Well Then Fiano

Here's a great new look at Fiano from Garth and Kirsten at Vino Volta.

Breaking the mold of Swan Valley wine are these two. This refreshing yet textural white wine is just the latest in their string of successes.

The great thing about this variety is that it holds its acid brilliantly, even in a warm dry climate like the Swan Valley. Garth and Kirsten have hit this release right on the head.

Think pears, some citrus and a little stonefruit with gentle waxy texture and a refreshing finish with plenty of drive.

It's a lovely example of the variety.

Read more about 2020 Vino Volta So Well Then Fiano

2019 Vignerons Schmölzer & Brown Pret-a-Blanc

If you are on the hunt for delightful, intriguing whites built for casual drinking; this should be right up on your hit-list.

The Pret-a-Blanc is the all-rounder in the VS&B range. Comprised of mainly King Valley Riesling with some seasoning from Pinot Gris and Sylvaner, careful blending and attention to detail has taken this textural, Alsatian-inspired blend to a wonderful place.

Whether it's accompanying food or flying solo, the Pret-a-Blanc is wine jam-packed with charisma that will suit all occasions.

Read more about 2019 Vignerons Schmölzer & Brown Pret-a-Blanc

2020 Rieslingfreak No.3 Clare Valley Riesling

The Rieslingfreak No. 3 is John Hughes' outstanding value Clare Valley Riesling.

The Clare Valley is John's home. This wine captures the essence of the region. This comes from John's home vineyard, it's the wine he watches closest from vine to bottle.

Firm, steely but with a generosity that makes this a delicious drink now or primed for decades in the cellar. An absolute bargain and a must have for all lovers of Australian Riesling.

Read more about 2020 Rieslingfreak No.3 Clare Valley Riesling

2019 Combes What's Beneath Chardonnay

"Just straight up banger chardonnay of complexity, freshness and interest."
- Mike Bennie (The Wine Front)


Here's an electric Chardonnay from a rising star of the Yarra Valley.

Winemaker Oscar Hermann sees the Cordillera Vineyard in the Upper Yarra as one of the great places to grow Chardonnay in the region, where flint and mineral characters are derived from the red and grey volcanic clay soils.

There is a beautiful shape to this wine. It's fine but full flavoured, supremely detailed in it's white peach through the savoury/saline falvour profile.

It's got length, drive, focus - all the beautiful things about Chardonnay grown in a cool climate.

Read more about 2019 Combes What's Beneath Chardonnay

2019 Michael Hall Sauvignon Blanc

"A delicious, mouthfilling sauvignon blanc of rare quality."
- James Halliday (Halliday Wine Companion)


Michael Hall has absolutely nailed this release of his highly respected Sauvignon Blanc.

A cunning combination of oak maturation and skin contact elevates this wine above the pack. The purity of fruit from the 2019 season is stunning. When tricked up with a little spicy oak and some chalky texture from the time on skins, the fruit really sings.

With a huge 96 points from James Halliday this is one of the best examples of 'serious' Sauvignon Blanc in the country this year.

Read more about 2019 Michael Hall Sauvignon Blanc

2020 Garagiste Le Stagiaire Pinot Gris

Barney Flanders takes his Pinot Gris seriously.

This is closer to Burgundy or Alsace than Northern Italy, with time in barrel and on lees resulting in a really textural wine.

A great modern example of Australian Gris here from one of Mornington's gem producers.

Read more about 2020 Garagiste Le Stagiaire Pinot Gris
Delivery

Delivery is Free for any order over $149 or more, or just $10 for any orders of $149 or less. There is no minimum order quantity and you can mix and match as much as you like. Make your perfect mixed pack! In Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane & Byron Bay we deliver with our own vans. All other areas are serviced by Australia Post.

Sydney Metro orders in the Pink Zone will be delivered the next day 5 days per week, Monday through Friday. Orders in the Blue Zone will be delivered on Tuesdays and Fridays. Everything outside these zones will be delivered by Australia Post.

Melbourne Metro orders are picked up at 12pm from our Sydney warehouse every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and delivered the following day in Melbourne (Tues/Wed/Thurs/Fri). Please refer to this map to see if your address is considered Melbourne Metro here. Everything outside of this zone will be dispatched next business day with Australia Post.

Brisbane Metro orders are picked up from our Sydney warehouse every Tuesday at 12pm and delivered on Thursday. Please refer to this map to see if your address is considered Brisbane Metro here. Everything outside of this zone will be dispatched next business day with Australia Post.

Australia Wide Deliveries To the rest of Australia we use Australia Post. The Australia Post Collection Truck picks up orders from our Sydney warehouse every weekday at midday. If your order is placed before 12pm we’ll get it on the truck that day. Delivery times vary considerably with Australia Post and unfortunately there is no Express Delivery Option for wine (because it is fragile and heavy). PLEASE NOTE that we are currently seeing significant delays in the Australia Post delivery network. Strict government health and safety requirements and very high parcel volumes are causing significant backlogs at the main NSW and VIC sorting facilities. Orders are still arriving safe and sound but you may notice slower delivery times and less frequent scanning updates than usual.

Authority to Leave and other delivery instructions can be left in the ‘SPECIAL REQUESTS’ box during checkout. The 'SPECIAL REQUESTS' box can be found on the here page before the final checkout page.

Our Heat Policy can be viewed here. If you would like us to hold dispatch of your order for milder weather please leave instructions to do so in the 'SPECIAL REQUESTS' box found on the cart page before the final checkout. We are happy to hold it for as long as you like. All orders are fully insured so you can buy with full confidence that these tasty beverages will get to you in tip-top shape.

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

For any other shipping related inquiries, please see our helpful FAQ, email us at hello@differentdrop.com or call us on 1300 668 385..

FaQs

Do I have to order in dozens? No, please mix it up! You can order wines in any quantity and variation you like. You can order 1 bottle or 50. We challenge you to make the ultimate mixed pack of wine!

Are there volume discounts? No, our pricing is designed to be the best in market already - no marking up and then discounting down! For very large orders (weddings, etc) we are open to negotiating though. Just give us a call.

Do we price match? Yes, within reason. Everyday low & consistent pricing is something we strongly believe in. We want our customers to feel confident they are always getting the best price. If you see a price lower somewhere else let us know and we'll consider matching it. We'll even retrospectively issue you store credit if you have already purchased from us but you see a lower price somewhere later on. Our price match policy can be seen here.

Can coupons and discounts be stacked? No, only one discount or coupon can be applied to an order at once.

I am trying to add more of a wine to my cart but it won’t let me? This means we are running low on stock of that wine. So for example, if the website will only allow you to add 3 bottles and no more, then that is all we have of that particular wine. The good news is we may be able to order more for you. Just contact us on 1300 668 385 or hello@differentdrop.com and we'll organise the additional quantity for you.

Does Different Drop have a physical store? No. Just an a warehouse/office. We occasionally do events however, so sign up to our newsletter or follow us on instagram to stay in the loop.

Can I special order a wine you do not sell? If it’s doable, then we’ll make it happen. Just contact us directly via phone, chat or email and we’ll find out for you right away. Please note that in most cases special orders such as these will need to be in full case lots (6 or 12 bottles).

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