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Christopher Piper Wines
1 Silver Street, Ottery St Mary EX11 1DB, Devon

Tel: (01404) 814139
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Think of Italian wine and one always thinks of Italian food - a juicy steak and Chianti Rufina; Frascati and a seafood risotto; ossobucco and Barolo. So important is this match that the Italians have a word dedicated to meaning the marriage of wine and food, 'l'abbinamento'

Italy has a rich past of wine making and references to the ancient Romans taking the vine all over Europe litter the vinous history books - even planting vast vineyards not far from Ottery St Mary.

Today, Italy is the second biggest producer in the world but to say that it is fragmented is an understatement as the average vineyard holding now stands at around two acres. For too long this meant that wines were being produced in small quantities by antiquated methods using archaic machinery, the results of which could be dire. But there is now another side of the industry which is thankfully growing, with modern cooperatives and private estates alike attracting good viticulturists and oenologists, a lot of whom have been trained abroad.

Veneto & The North-East
Lovely crunchy dry whites full of terroir charm, and soft, spicy Valpolicella, bursting with red
berry aromas.
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Alto Adige
Award winning wines from this beautiful region including the best Pinot Grigios you’ll ever
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Searing heat in the day and plummeting temperatures at night results in very harmonious
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Marche & Lazio
Wines selected come from some of the most innovative and quality conscious estates in
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Crisp, cool and refreshing whites and hot, spicy reds with long, fine tannins. Wonderful.
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Delicious, rich and spicy reds, well structured and produced by very talented Italian families.
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These seriously opulent wines come from the very warm Sulcis Peninsula and are terrific
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Sicilian wines have been catapulted into our consciousness by some extraordinary award
winning producers.
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Classic wines from brilliant winemakers. Soft, smooth and silky Chiantis moving to dark
spicy Brunellos.
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Elegant, fruity and full-flavoured white wines made from a delicious
selection of varietal grapes.
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Having a Party ?
Having a Party ?
This is a lusciously raspberry filled pink sparkling wine from Frassinnelli. Great value and brilliant for parties.


Essensia by Quady
Essensia by Quady
From 100% Orange Muscat with an aroma reminiscent of Orange Blossom and Apricot this is a delicious pudding wine for fruit based desserts.

Quady Essensia
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