Last night in London kilts and headdresses collided as two very distinct worlds united. It’s hard to imagine there has ever been a more amusingly incongruous marriage than Scotland and Brazil. Certainly the marketing minds behind Ballantine’s Brasil have been having fun with the idea. The launch's accompanying cocktail creations include the Highland Samba and the Glen Coco.
The Marlborough-based winery has targeted independent wine retailers and the on-trade for the £11.99/€14.99 per bottle wine.
Produced using grapes from a single vineyard, the “highest in the Upper Waipara Valley”, the wine is said to display “purity”, “freshness” and “elegance”.
Tasting notes, according to to Tiki Wines, include: quince, honeysuckle and pear.