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Louis Roederer Brut Premier and Godiva Gift Basket

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    The Godiva Connoisseur Chocolate Gift Basket features a tantalizing assortment of truffles, bars and treats sure to impress any chocolate lover, paired with a beautiful bottle of Louis Roederer Brut Premier. Louis Roederer has been synonymous with the world's great Champagnes since 1776. Brut Premier is the House's flagship multi-vintage Champagne and its most popular and best-selling wine. It's the Champagne that sets the house style for this esteemed producer.

    Wine Gift Basket Includes:

  • Louis Roederer Brut Premier
    Rated 91 Points Wine Spectator
    Rated 91 Points Wine Enthusiast
    Rated 90 Points The Wine Advocate
    Rated 90 Points International Wine Cellar
    Rated 90 Points Wine & Spirits
  • Godiva Milk Chocolate Bar with Almonds 1.5 oz
  • Godiva Signature Chocolate Biscuits 1.2 oz
  • Godiva Milk Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Tablet 3.5 oz
  • Godiva Extra Creamy Milk Chocolate Hazelnut Tablet 3.5 oz
  • Godiva 50% Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Tablet 3.5 oz
  • Godiva Milk Chocolate Caramels 3.5 oz
  • Godiva Dark Chocolate Truffles 4 oz

    Pursuant to state laws in New York, gifts that contain both food and wine will be sent in two separate packages.

  • Critical Acclaim

    A large, geographically and climatically diverse island off the toe of Italy...

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    A large, geographically and climatically diverse island off the toe of Italy, Sicily has long been recognized for its fortified Marsala wines. It is also home to red and white table wines that have been steadily increasing in quality and popularity over the past few decades, allowing Italy’s fourth largest wine-producing region to shed its former image as merely a supplier of bulk wine. Certainly, plenty of bulk wine is still made here, but those who look beyond that will find plenty of high-quality wines for every-day drinking as well as bottles from boutique producers who espouse thoughtful vineyard practices (the organic wine movement thrives here). Though most think of the climate here as simply hot and dry, there is some variation on the sun-drenched island, particularly at high elevation on the slopes of Mount Etna.

    Although Sicily’s comeback began with clever labels and easily recognizable international varieties, its charm lies in its indigenous grapes. Nero d’Avola is the most widely planted red variety, responsible for full-bodied, berry fruited wines throughout the island. In Cerasuolo di Vittoria, it is blended with the lighter, more floral Frappato to create an elegantly balanced wine. On the volcanic soils of Mount Etna, many noteworthy wines are being produced in every color—whites from Cataratto and Carricante, and rosés from Nerello Mascalese and Nerello Cappuccio. All of these wines share a racy streak of minerality and at their best can bear more than a slight resemblance to their respective Burgundies. Grillo and Inzolia, the grapes of Marsala, are used to produce generally simple, crisp dry whites. Pantelleria, a subtropical island belonging to the province of Sicily, specializes in Moscato di Pantelleria, made from the variety locally known as Zibibbo.

    Nero d'Avola

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    Opulent and fruit-driven with robust tannins...

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    Opulent and fruit-driven with robust tannins, Nero d’Avola is Sicily’s most widely planted red grape variety. Popular throughout Sicily both on its own and in blends, it features alongside Nerello Mascalese, Nerello Cappuccio, and Nocera in full-bodied Faro, and with Frappato in Cerasuolo di Vittoria to produce a light, lively wine.

    In the Glass

    Nero d’Avola is a bold, powerful wine with relatively high alcohol, moderate acidity, and an affinity for oak. Its flavors and aromas are of dark fruit (like plum, blackberry, and black cherry), peppery spice and sweet cocoa, occasionally accompanied by an earthy or herbal character. Dried fruit flavors are also common due to the hot weather this variety requires to thrive.

    Perfect Pairings

    Nero d’Avola’s dark, spicy flavors lend it well to richly flavored grilled meat dishes, but can also be a great compliment to simple pizza or pasta.

    Sommelier Secret

    If you love big, bold wines like Napa Cabernet and Châteauneuf-du-Pape but want to stick to a budget, look no further than Nero d’Avola for a worthy substitute. Even the best examples are often under $20.

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