SUMMER PROMOTIONS 2021
ABS Wine Agencies, Wed 30 Jun 2021
Three summer promotions running throughout June, July & August. For more information contact your Account Manager or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The promotion will feature the entry level Dom Rafael range, both wines are line priced and for every 12 cases purchased, mixed across the range, an additional 2 cases will be added free of charge, also included in the promotion is Ponte Red. To encourage sales an additional bottle of each reference will be provided to use as in-store tasting stock.
The store with the most innovative in-store or window display posted to Instagram (@adegadomouchao, @ABSWines #Viniportugal), will win a trip* to the Alentejo to visit the Mouchão winery
*Trip for 2 people to include, flights, car hire and 2 nights accommodation, visit to Mouchão and dinner with the Mouchão team.
Family owned Herdade do Mouchão, is an estate now owned by the sixth generation of a British-Portuguese family, based in the Alentejo region of Portugal. In a country steeped in winemaking history, the name Mouchão is synonymous with wines of distinction. The family-owned estate has been producing wine for over a hundred years and maintains the traditions established in 1901 when the new winery was built. The distinctive character of Mouchão wines derives from three principal characteristics: the Alicante Bouschet grape, the specific terroir and adherence to traditional winemaking methods. At Mouchão grapes are hand-picked, foot trodden in marble cement lined lagares and the wine aged in five thousand litre wooden vats. Mouchão wines are renowned for their longevity, maturing subtly as they age.
Dom Rafael White 2019
(Antão Vaz, Arinto, Fernão Pires) Made from indigenous Portuguese white varietals. Antão Vaz, Arinto. Exquisitely fresh, yet full in the mouth. Sourced from relatively old vineyards, this distinctive white is uncharacteristically concentrated yet elegant with vibrant ripe fruit and delicately crisp on the palate.
Dom Rafael Red 2018
(Aragonêz, Trincadeira, Castelão, Alicante Bouschet), Youthful with hints of maturity, showing dark, plummy tones. Mild dark chocolate with spicy peppermint undertones. Soft, delicately fruity, lightly textured, fresh and shows a wonderfully persistent finish.
Ponte Red 2016
(Touriga Franca, Touriga Nacional, Syrah) Aromas of black fruit, plum jam, raw tobacco leaf, mint, spices with hints of Touriga Nacional florality. Beautifully balanced and rich, possessing surprising freshness and structured, exuberant tannins.
DISCOVER RIESLING - 31 Days of German Riesling 2021
We are delighted to be working with a selection of our Masters of Riesling, Gunderloch, Villa Wolf, Louis Guntrum, Dr. Loosen, Schnaitmann and Fürst to curate 3 very special case offers for the 31 Days of Riesling. Talk to your Account Manager for further details of how you can get involved. Offers will run 1st July - 31st July.
THE DRY RIESLING EXPLORER CASE (12x75cl)
- 6 bottles of Gunderloch Estate Riesling Dry 2019
- 6 bottles of Villa Wolf Riesling Dry 2019
Containing two superb examples of entry level Dry Riesling. The first, Gunderloch Estate Dry Riesling, is produced in Rheinhessen by Johannes Hasselbach, the 6th generation to take the helm at Gunderloch winery. Clean, crisp, and modern dry Riesling. loaded with zesty citrus and fantastic minerality. The Villa Wolf Riesling Dry hails from the more southerly Pfalz, one of the warmer and drier regions of Germany, this wine displays an excellent balance of fruitiness and acidity.
THE CLASSIC RIESLING CASE (12x75cl)
- 6 bottles of Louis Guntrum Nierstein Bergkirche Riesling Kabinett 2018
- 6 bottles of Dr Loosen Ürziger Würzgarten Riesling Spätlese 2019
Showcasing two outstanding examples of “fruity” German Riesling this case includes the wonderful Guntrum Niersteiner Bergkirche Riesling Kabinett, a classic example of Rheinhessen Riesling Kabinett, grapes are grown on loess and sandly loam soils on approximately 2 hectares of this renowned southeast facing slope above Nierstein. Grapes for the Dr Loosen Urziger Würzgarten Riesling Spätlese are taken from the blazing red and insanely steep Ürziger Würzgarten vineyard, which fills the picturesque amphitheatre formed by a dramatic bend in the river. It produces wines with exotic, spicy aromas that are bursting with tropical fruit flavours. The estate’s oldest vines are found here.
THE CURIOUS CASE (12x75cl)
- 6 bottles of Schnaitmann Steinwiege Riesling Organic 2017
- 6 bottles of Fürst Riesling Pur Mineral 2018
For those eager to explore further afield in Germany this case offers two wines from smaller, lesser-known regions. Schnaitmann Steinweige Riesling is grown organically just outside Stuttgart, in Baden-Württemberg. Rainer’s laser focus in the vineyards is on full display in this Steinwiege Riesling, which shows great varietal purity and expression of terroir. Sebastian Fürst is perhaps best known for his Pinot Noir wines, but the Franconia region also produces terrific Riesling, grown on stony soils the Fürst Riesling pur Mineral is fermented bone dry and displays a real elegance and pure minerality, hence: pur mineral!
THE BIG PINK
A perfect drink for an evening outside in the sunshine with friends. It’s no wonder Rosé has become an integral part of the British Summer. The recent explosion in popularity of Rosé means our Big Pink promotional wines are ideal not just for this season, but all year round.
Buy 6 cases get 1 additional case free*
*For Quinta do Portal Colheita Rosé & Jordan Chameleon Rosé only (cannot be mixed between lines) ABS to fund 1 bottle of each reference per deal done as tasting stock. Promotion runs from 1st July to 31st August. For more information contact your Account Manager or email us at email@example.com E. and O.E
Win a Jeroboam of Mas de Cadenet Rosé
For the best in-store or window rosé display featuring Quinta do Portal Colheita Rosé, Jordan Chameleon Rosé or Mas de Cadenet Rosé. Submit by posting to Instagram using #ABSTheBigPink and tagging @ABSWines @QuintadoPortal @Jordan_Wines @MasdeCadenet. All social media entries will be judged on 1st September and the prize winners notified.
QUINTA DO PORTAL COLHEITA ROSÉ 2020 6x75cl
This is a dry and fresh Rosé produced from a blend of the premium Douro grape varieties, Tinta Roriz and Touriga Nacional. It has a delicate pink colour obtained by free run juice. Modern winemaking retains aromas of fresh wild berries and pomegranate. It is deliciously crisp and refreshing and is best served chilled as an appetizer or with salads, fish and shellfish.
JORDAN CHAMELEON ROSÉ 2020 6x75cl
A dry classic French “blanc de noir” style made from a free-run juice blend of shiraz and merlot. Harvested earlier to retain fresher acids and treated very reductively in the cellar, this helps to capture the primary fruit flavours of strawberry coulis & dried cranberries with delicate spiciness. Excellent with flash-fried prawns and red-chilli vinaigrette.
MAS DE CADENET ROSÉ ORGANIC 2020 6x75cl
This delicate pale pink rosé offers a beautiful mineral freshness, revealing gentle aromas of citrus, red fruits and flowers. A delectable wine best served at 10°C.This fresh and elegant rosé can be enjoyed by itself. This is also a terrific wine to have along with food, easy pairing with Mediterranean dishes (tartare, ceviche, ratatouille…) as well as exotic foods.