Whites by the Bottle …..

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 £20.30

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 £19.30

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 £26.35

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

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 £31.00

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

12)  'Penny Lane' Sauvignon Blanc
Morton Estate, Marlborough, New Zealand
with aromas of pineapple, gooseberry & guava, this full-bodied & rounded sauvignon blanc is dominated with flavours of passionfruit & gooseberry with a zesty lime backbone & lengthy finish
750ml bottle £24.80

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 £20.75

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 £19.80

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 £20.30

Reds by the Bottle …..

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 £22.45

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 £25.05

28) '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 £27.70

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 £32.70

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 £32.90

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 £26.55

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 £19.30

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 £32.60

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 £23.10

 35) 'Tapiz' Malbec
Fincus Patagonicas, Mendoza, Argentina
award winning wine from organically grown grapes, aromatic with notes of  coffee & hint of violets, intensely fruity with flavours of black cherries & strawberries with a fresh & juicy finish
750ml bottle £27.15

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  £22.50

                Prosecco & Champagne
by the Bottle …..

51)  Prosecco Santa Loretta Glera
Veneto, Italy
light in colour with fine & persistent bubbles, fruity aromas with hints of apple & citrus
& floral notes & a fresh flavour developing into a soft fruit finish

750ml bottle £21.95

52)  Prosecco Rosato Santa Loretta Glera
Veneto, Italy

bright rose colour with a fruity & flowery bouquet & delicate notes of golden apple & mountain flowers, the flavour is dry, fresh & zesty with a fruity, sweet aftertaste
750ml bottle £21.95

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