Fancy a bold Italian red? Organic and vegan-friendly, this Primitivo from Tesco fits the bill for less than £10. Paired best with Italian dishes and substantial vegetables; read on for my top choices.
Tag: organic wine
Prosecco: Pisani “Vegan” Organic Brut DOC
Something tells me Pasini Organic Brut Prosecco is suitable for vegans....! Both nose and palate are explosions of acacia, honeysuckle, and sweet apple. Light, cheerful, and organic, this made for very easy drinking, especially when matched with cream avocado pasta.
Organic English Sparkling Wine: Sedlescombe 2013
Another fine example of UK sparkling wine, from England's oldest organic vineyard: Sedlescombe Brut 2013. An award-winning organic sparkling wine that is certified by the Soil Association and registered with the Vegan Society- what more could we ask for?
Red Sparkling Wine: Roc’ AmBulle, Frontonnais (France)
Summer is here (sometimes, anyway) so it's time to celebrate, with barbecues and a glass of something unusual. Enter, Roc' Ambulle: a French sparkling wine....that's red! Blindfolded, you'd think this was fruit cider by the smell, but don't let it deceive you. Made from the local grape of Toulouse, t's remarkably dry and refreshing, and the perfect match for vegan barbecued tempeh kebabs, and chargrilled vegetables.
Vegan Wine Producer: Larry Cherubino Wines
When you find a vegan wine producer, you know it's a good day. Discovering Larry Cherubino's extensive collection of beautiful, delicious, and vegan-friendly wines at a tasting last week has put Australian wine even higher up my list of favourites.
Viognier: Adobe Riserva 2016
With a lovely floral nose of jasmine and honeysuckle, nicely balanced with apricot sweetness and a crisp refreshing finish, Emiliana's Adobe Riserva was the perfect vegan-friendly Viognier to find at a country pub in the middle of nowhere, and a shining example of just how good organic, sustainable, and biodynamic wines can be!