Whites by the Bottle …..


1)  'Les Terrasses' Grenache
Ardèche, France
a fresh, clean & fruity grenche from the C
èvennes Mountains bordering the west of the Rhône
 - a light to medium bodied wine with citrus fruit aromas & flavours of lime & melon with a long finish

£17.20

2)  'Rioja Blanco'
Vallemayor, Rioja, Spain

made from the viura grape & fermented in stainless steel, this wine is fresh & dry - notes of elderflower, freshly cut grass & honeysuckle combine with crisp acidity to give a perfectly balanced white Rioja
£19.50

3) 'Castelo' Sauvignon Blanc
Castelo de Medina, Rueda, Spain
crisp & fresh with aromas of mango & pineapple & pear drop & sweet gooseberry flavours
 on the long lasting finish
£21.00
  
4) 'I Gadi' Pinot Grigio
Casa Vinicola Bennati, Veneto, Italy
a wine of fine acidity, delicious intensity & rich body, this classy wine is produced from 100% pinot grigio grapes - a light taste of apple leads to fresh & fruity flavours of lime & peach
£19.80

5) 'Woolpunda' Chardonnay
Byrne Vineyard, Clare Valley, South Australia
full-bodied with aromas of tropical fruits & full flavours of apple, peach & nectarine,
with a long, lingering finish
£21.00


6) 
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
£22.15

7) 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
£20.70

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
£26.50

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
£18.65

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
£32.35

11) 'Medina' Verdejo
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

£23.05

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
£28.25

14) 'Miopasso' Fiano  
Casa Girellli, Sicily
a touch of honey on the finish, with hints of almonds & hazelnuts & fresh with crisp acidity
& a peach & apricot  richness
£20.15

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

£21.00


Reds by the Bottle …..


21)  'Les Terrasses' Merlot
Ardèche, France
from vineyards in the foothills between the
Ardèche & La Baume rivers, this soft, rounded & fruity merlot/grenache blend is deep red with aromas of ripe cherry fruit & a smooth finish
£17.20

22)  'Rioja Tinto'
Vallemayor, Rioja, Spain

from the tempranillo grape, giving intense fruit aromas with notes of liquorice - typical of this variety -
big & rounded flavours of plum & black cherry, medium-bodied with a persistent finish
£19.50

23)  'Woolpunda' Shiraz
Byrne Vineyard, Clare Valley, South Australia

aromas of chocolate & coffee, notes of gentle oak & sweet blackberry,
with raspberry flavours on the long, full finish
£21.00

24)  'Incienso' Malbec
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
£18.05

25'Cantus' Cabernet Sauvignon
Viña Indomita, Valle Central, Chile

medium dry with aromas of sweet currants & flavours of ripe blackberries,
with a touch of spice & subtle tannins
£16.60

 
26) Clos La Coutale (Malbec)
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
£23.60

27)'Trus Roble' Tinta del Pais
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
£25.95

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
£28.25

29) 'Chono' Syrah
Sutil Family Wines, Limari, Chile
aromas of raspberries, blueberry flavours with a hint of liquorice, medium to full-bodied
with moderate tannins & oak on the finish
£26.85

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
£31.75

31) 'Inigo' Cabernet Sauvignon
Sevenhill, Clare Valley, Australia

full-bodied with aromas of blackberries & a touch of eucalyptus, sweet blackcurrant & spice flavours
& subtle oak on the lingering finish - 90 points in James Halliday's Wine Companion
£34.70

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
£32.95
 

34) 'Cotes de Bordeaux'
Ch
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
£23.60

 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
£27.40


Rosé by the Bottle .....

41)  'Dea del Mare' Pinot Grigio Blush
The Wine People, Sicily
light, crisp & dry with hints of citrus fruit & lingering raspberry
& strawberry flavours on the finish
£17.35

42)  'Waters Edge' White Zinfandel
Noble Vines, California, USA

soft & sweetly fruited with lush strawberry & raspberry aromas & flavours of ripe watermelon,
light bodied & lighter in alcohol - 10% - with hints of sweet red apple on the finish
£16.90

43) 'La Chapelle' Rosé de Anjou, Grolleau/Gamay
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
£23.00



                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

£21.00

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
£21.00

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
£39.95