Whites by the Bottle …..

10) 'Pas si Petit' Chablis
La Chablisienne
, Chablis, France
classy with fresh orchard fruit flavours & elegant mineral characters, unoaked for extra freshness - a wonderful Petit Chabliis from the world renowned La Chablisienne
750ml bottle £29.15

12)  'Le Bois de la Tour' Sauvignon Blanc
Cave du Haut Poitou, Loire, France
a superb sauvignon with intense aromas of lemon, blackcurrant & exotic fruits,
crisp & citrusy with gooseberry flavours, fresh & dry with a zingy finish

750ml bottle £20.95

9) 'Planetbee' Chenin Blanc
Christiaane Groeenewold, South Africa

crisp & dry with delicious apple, pear & peach flavours & a hint of honeydew melon, Planetbee aims to raise awareness of the bee amongst wine drinkers & 50p per bottle sold helps fund the conservation work of Friends of the Honeybee
750ml bottle £18.80

8) 'Clos de Condemine Mâcon Villages'
Domaine Roger Luquet,
Mâconnaise, France
a classy white burgundy of fresh, crisp unoaked chardonnay, generously fruity & light
with flavours of apple & lemons
 750ml bottle £24.90

7) 'Agerre' Txakoli  (New for 2017)
Getariako Txakolina, Spain
a special, slightly sparkling wine produced in the Basque Country, crisp, fruity & refreshing - of moderate strength, 11.5% - with notes of citrus & green apple & good minerality
750ml bottle £23.90

16)  'Domaine des Trois Noyers' Sancerre
Reverdy Cadet, Loire, France
from fourth generation winemaker Claude Cadet, a classic Sancerre - bone dry with aromas of gooseberries & blackcurrant leaves, a hint of stony minerality & crisp citrus flavours with a long finish
750ml bottle £30.60

5)  Picpoul de Pinet
Domaine de la Serre, Languedoc, France
dry & crisp with floral & citrus aromas & wonderfully fresh flavours of lemon
& grapefruit with a mineral finish - a lovely alternative to sauvignon blanc
750ml bottle £19.80

11) 'Medina' Verdejo   (New for 2017)
Castello de Medina, Rueda, Spain

aromas of freshly cut grass & fennel, fresh & full with hints of apple, full-bodied, with a long aftertaste, named best Verdejo in the World by The World Association of Writers & Journalists of Wine

750ml bottle £21.30

13)  'Woolpunda' Chardonnay
Byrne Vineyard, Clare Valley, South Australia
smooth & full bodied with aromas of tropical fruits & honeydew melon & full flavours
of green apple, peach & nectarine with a long lingering finish

750ml bottle £19.35

14) 'Miopasso' Fiano   (New for 2017)
Casa Girellli, Sicily
a touch of honey on the finish, with hints of almonds & hazelnuts & fresh with crisp acidity
& a peach & apricot  richness
750ml bottle £18.95

15) 'La Divatte Muscadet Sèvre et Maine'
Alliance Loire, Loire, France
a crisp & fresh white, medium bodied with floral, lemony aromas & mineral notes,
a hint of citrus fruit flavours & a rich, long finish

750ml bottle £20.35

6) Alvarez de Toledo Godello
Bierzo, North-West Spain
a wine of exceptional quality with tropical fruit flavours, floral aromas & a hint of minerality, from vines planted on land recognised as a World Biosphere Resrve - award winning, receiving 90 points from Robert M Parker, the leading wine critic
750ml bottle £19.65

Reds by the Bottle …..

2) 'La Madone' Fleurie
Beaujolais, France
this classic Fleurie of gamay grapes was Silver Medal Winner at the International Wine Challenge of 2013 - smooth & with, for a light wine, intense aromas of ripe cherry & violet with full, soft fruit flavours
750ml bottle £26.40

30) 'Château de Miraudet' Pinot Noir
Henri de Villamont, Burgundy, France
aromas of blackberries & raspberries with light peppery hints & flavours of cherries, raspberries & strawberries, this classic Burgundy is medium bodied with a smooth, fruity finish
750ml bottle £31.45

 29) 'Inigo' Shiraz
Sevenhill Cellars, Clare Valley, South Australia
deep red colour with aromas of liquorice & superb blackberry & praline flavours & hints of oak, the finish is long with lovely generous berry fruit - highly reviewed - 98 points out of 100!
 750ml bottle £30.90

27)'Trus Roble' Tinta del Pais   (New for 2017)
Bodegas Trus, Ribera del Duero, Spain
oak aged for 6 months, a soft & dry wine reminiscent of spicy vanilla & chocolate with  flavours of plums & figs full-bodied with an earthy, smoky finish
750ml bottle £24.80

25)  'Ramón Roqueta Reserva'
ñya, Spain
a blend of tempranillo & cabernet sauvignon aged for 12 months in French & American oak giving a wine with aromas of dark fruits, a hint of spice & juicy raspberry & red plum flavours with a touch of vanilla oak on the finish

ml bottle £22.50

33) 'Ripasso' Valpolicella Classico Superiore
Casa Vinicola Bennati, Italy

velvety dry on the palate with ripe aromas of red fruits & spice & full, rich blackberry fruit flavours, finished in chestnut & oak casks resulting in a finish with hint of vanilla & almonds
750l bottle £33.85

26) Clos La Coutale

Cahors, France
the legendary "Black Wine of Cahors" is from 80% côt - more commonly known as malbec - deep ruby colour with aromas of ripe plum & cherry & blackberry fruit flavours, dry, with a hint of oak on the finish
750ml bottle £22.15

35) 'Incienso' Malbec   (New for 2017)
San Juan de la Frontera, Argentina

flavours of fresh blackberries, and oomph of hot spice & aromas of black fruits & coffee lead to a nice balance  between sweet fruit & dry tannins, rounded off with vanilla oak
750ml bottle £19.60

34) 'Cotes de Bordeaux'
âteau Anniche, Bordeaux, France
fruity blend of merlot & cabernet sauvignon grapes with aromas of ripe blackberries, matured for 12-18 months before bottling gives a deep ruby colour with notes of blackberries on the finish
750ml bottle £23.60

36)  'Antario' Barolo
Casa Girelli, Piedmont, Italy

ageing for 30 months in oak barrels gives this wine of 100% nebbiolo grapes a ruby colour with aromas of violet, spices & pepper, great depth of damson fruit flavour & a spicy background to the full finish
750ml bottle £39.55

32) 'Roble 2010' Mencia
Alvarez de Toledo, Bierzo, Spain
the mencia grape has something of the light style of a good Beaujolais, ageing for 10 months in oak (roble) gives this wine its unique character, wonderfully scented with juicy mulberry fruit & liquorice
750ml bottle £19.65

31) 'Chono' Cabernet Sauvignon   (New for 2017)
Sutil Family, Valle Central, Chile

fruity, with a real abundance of cherry, raspberry & almond flavours, a hint of cinnamon spice, good body & long finish & notes of vanilla from 12 months ageing in oak
£750ml bottle £24.70

Rosé by the Bottle .....

43) 'La Chapelle' Rosé de Anjou, Grolleau/Gamay   (New for 2017)
Château de Fesles, Loire, France
salmon pink, with floral notes & lush strawberry, raspberry, blackberry & blueberry fruit flavours &  tangy, lightly caramelised finish - a deliciously fruity
rosé - highly recommended
750ml bottle  £21.30

                Champagne by the Bottle …..

54) Champagne Brut
Roland Bauchet, Champagne, France

effervescent fizz & creamy, yellow gold colour of pinot noir & chardonnay grapes giving aromas of pineapple & grapefruit & a fresh, smooth finish with touches of apple
750ml bottle £39.95