Aromatic & Vibrant

Aromatic & Vibrant Taste Profile

Seductively scented, these wines have aromas of stone fruit, honey and floral notes. Often a great option with Thai food or sushi.


Varietals and Grapes

There are thousands of grapes used to make wine. Different grapes offer unique taste characteristics in wine. These can vary based on where the grapes are grown and how the wine is made. To the right is a general guide to what grapes or types of wine tend to fall under the Aromatic & Vibrant Taste Profile.

Subtle

Riesling (German), Pinot Gris, Chenin Blanc

Moderate

Muscat, Torrontes

Bold

Gewürztraminer


Subtle

Wine-Aromatic&Vibrant Shelf Talker

Here's the info you'll find on the shelf

  1. ① Intensity Scale

    Think of the Intensity Scale as a measure of how much the aromas and flavours of a particular wine jump out from the glass.

    SUBTLE

    MODERATE

    BOLD

  2. ② Taste Profile

    Aromatic & Vibrant is one of the six taste profiles.

  3. ③ Flavours

    A wine’s flavour is influenced by many things including the grapes, the land it comes from and how it was made. We’ve summed up each wine’s Flavour in a few simple words.

  4. ④ Sweetness

    Sweetness Level will always appear under Flavours. The levels can range from very dry to very sweet.

  5. ⑤ Food Pairings

    The enjoyment from a glass of wine can be enhanced by pairing it with the right food. Here are a few suggestions for foods that pair well with the wines in each Wine Taste Profile.

Moderate

Korean pork meatballs

Korean pork meatballs

Match these with light and fruity red wines.

See Recipe

Margarita wings

Margarita wings

This dish is the perfect pairing to Bud Lime Lime-a-Rita.

See Recipe

Thai shrimp cocktail with mango sauce

Thai shrimp cocktail with mango sauce

Try this with aromatic and vibrant white wines.

See Recipe

Coconut red curry mussels

Coconut red curry mussels

A fragrant summer dish featuring local mussels. The perfect pairing for a glass of rose wine.

See Recipe

An assortment of bacon wrapped dates held together by toothpicks

Bacon wrapped dates with goat cheese

Who doesn't love bacon? Add elegance to the presentation by removing the skewers and replacing with rosemary sprigs.

See Recipe

Pear, blue cheese and prosciutto crostini

Pear, blue cheese and prosciutto crostini

Add a little pizzazz to the presentation by garnishing with fresh thyme leaves.

See Recipe