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Wine List

 

White Wine

Grenache Blanc 2014 Monrouby,
Languedoc, France

The Grenache Blanc is fresh and unoaked and has a lovely depth of flavour that combines nicely with an attractive aromatic lift.
£18.00
‘G’ Garganega 2015 Alpha Zeta,
Veneto, Italy

Bright, pale lemon in colour with a fresh, aromatic nose with perfumes of almond blossom and a touch of acacia. On the palate, it is lively and crisp, with a delicate honey and almond character. Clean, zesty finish with a twist of lime.
£20.00
Chenin Blanc 2016 Paarl Heights,
South Africa

Super pure Chenin Blanc with good fruit and balance. this is packed with guava citrus aromas and succulent tropical fruit on the palate, with a crisp fresh finish.
£4.25 125ml
£5.50 175ml
£21.00
Picpoul de Pinet 2015 Baron de Badassiere,
Languedoc, France

Pale lemon in colour with a youthfull rim, fresh, crisp apple and a touch of citrus on the nose. On the palate, it has attractive weight, with a good balance of ripe, yellow plums and greengage fruit character and fresh lemon-lime acidity. Fresh and zippy on the finish.
£4.65 125ml
£6.50 175ml
£25.00
Pinot Grigio 2015 Terrazze della Luna,
Trentino, Italy

Lime tree blossom, lemon grass and herbaceous notes backed by a soft generous palate, simply delicious. Proper Pinot Grigio from the Trentino region.
£4.8 125ml
£6.75 175ml
£27.00
Albarino 2015 Terra de Asorei,
Rias Baxias, Spain

Bright, straw yellow in colour. Intensively perfumed with hints of fresh herbs, green apples, citrus fruit and grapefruit. Its is long, rounded and full bodied on the palate, with a light petilance that gives the wine a vivacious, fresh finish.
£30.00
Sauvignon Blanc 2016 Tin Pot Hut,
Marlborough, New Zealand

Pale lemon in colour with intense, lifted aromas reminiscent of blackcurrant, lemongrass and thyme with passionfruit notes. a complex palate with with classic Blind river characters that shine through, blackcurrant bud and sweet green herbs with underlying ripe fruit and mineral notes. a pleasingly rich and powerful Sauvignon Blanc with well-balanced acidity, a long lingering finish.
£5.25 125ml
£7.85 175ml
£31.00
 Viogner Reserva 2015 Casa Silva,
Valle De Colchagua, Chile

Casa Silva is one of the oldest, most prestigious wine making families in Chile and conmsistenly win awards for their wines. this Viogner is not massively perfumed like so many can be, but subtle, almost Semillon in style even. Rich but with lovely minerality and subtle length of flavour
£32.00
Chardonnay 2014 Montes Alpha,
Valle De Colchagua, ChileA rich, golden colour. The nose offers outstanding notes of ripe tropical fruits, ”golden berries”, bananas, peaches, apricots and grapefuit,m along withthe asparagus notes that are characteristic of chardonnay from Casablanca. Elegant notes of toast and vanilla, butter and toffee are introduced by the oak ageing. The palate is fresh with pleasing acidity, medium body and a wonderful persistence.
£5.55 125ml
£8.25 175ml
£33.00
Gruner Veltliner 2015 ‘Lois Loimer,
Kamptal, Lower Austria

With lovely aroma of fresh apples, this wine has classical varietal spice. Notes of exotic fruit and the typical acidity of the Kamptal give excellent structure and balance before the long finish
£35.00
Sancerre 2015 Domaine Sautereau,
Loire, France

A soft and mellow wine with a lovely natural sweetness, beautifully rounded and despite reduced acidity, freshness and balance are good. Flavours are already intense and elegant, but will open up more over the next months. White flowers and fruit are dominant flavours with vegetal and spicy notes.
£6.55 125ml
£9.75 175ml
£39.00
Macon Ige 2014 JC Boisset,
Burgundy, France

This wine presents a pale golden glow. It is very fragrant on the nose with aromas of grapefruit and almond. Medium bodied, its tropical tropical fruit and buttery flavours are well balanced by a refreshing crisp acidity.
£40.00
Montagny 1er Cru ‘Decouverte’ 2014 Domaine Stephane Aladame,
Burgundy, France

This single vineyard white Burgundy is packed with creamy peach and pineapple alongside more savoury notes with medium body and good intensity of citrus and stone fruit. it has a firm mineral zip lasting all the way to the long finish.
£46.00
Chablis 1er Cru ‘Les Vaudevey’ 2014 Domaine Laroche,
Burgundy, France

Bright gold in colour with an elegant nose which abounds with citrus aromas and mineral overtones. Racy style with fine white fruit flavours balanced by zesty freshness. A long, lingering mineral finish.
£55.00
Chassagne Montrachet 1er Cru ‘Morgeot’ 2011 Bernard Moreau,
Burgundy, France

This is drinking beautifully now. Rich, white fruited, creamy, white burgundy showing considerable volume and breadth of flavour. a silky and mesmerising Chassagne.
£80.00
Meursault 1er Cru ‘Les Perrieres’ 2007 Chateau de Puligny- Montrachet, Burgundy, France
Rich, ripe with fine grained toasty oak. terrific concentration of pineapple, hiants of toast, candied lemon and lime notes and cream. This mouth filling wine’s glycerol character is just so good it’s hard to stop going back for more.
£120.00

Rosé Wine

Cotes du Rhone Rose 2015, Domaine l’Ancienne Ecole,
Southern Rhone, France

This super Family estate is owned by a Scotsman who gave up Law to become a winemaker. They make great wines and their rose is full of crunchy red summer pudding fruit, red currants and raspberries with a lively, fresh finish.
£4.25 125ml
£5.25 175ml
£21.00
Rose ‘Cuvee Alexandre’ 2015 Chateau Beaulieu,
Aix en Provence, France

Bright and clear in the glass. A subtle and expressive nose with hints of strawberry. The palate follows with powerful yet juicy red fruit character.
£30.00

Champagne Brut

Moet & Chandon, Brut Imperial
This champagne distinguishes itself with bright fruitiness, seductive palate and elegant maturity that characterises it. The colour is golden straw yellow with light hints of green. On the nose you have white-fleshed fruit, hints of lemon and lime blossom. Full, crisp and truly balanced.
£11.95 125ml
£65.00
Charles Heidsieck, Brut Reserve
Radiant pale gold with fine, persistent bubbles. complex pastry aromas, with an opulent combination of ripe apricot, mango and greengages, dried fruit, pistachio and almond. A perfect balance of freshness and generosity.
£70.00
Veuve Clicquot, Yellow Label
Deep golden-yellow in colour with a foaming necklace of tiny bubbles. the first scent is of pear and white peach and is followed by hints of vanilla and later of brioche. A well structured and balanced member of the Brut family.
£75.00
Ruinart, Blanc de Blancs
Light pale yellow colour with gentle green hints. It has intense aromas of ripe citrus fruit followed by floral notes. Round on the palate with a taste of nectarines and lemon. the finish is long and refreshing
£120.00
Krug, Grande Cuvee
Deep golden in colour, full of fine bubbles. The nose is rich with ripe and dried fruit, marzipan and hints of ginger bread. The palate is reminiscent of hazelnut and barley sugar leading to hints of honey sweetness and citrus fruit.
£110.00 37.5cl
£220.00 75cl

Rose Champagne

Moet & Chandon, Rose Imperial
Glowing Pink in colour with purple highlights. The bouquet is intense full of red summer berries and floral nuances with a slight peppery twist. The flavour is intense and rounded finishing with a subtle herbal tone.
£15.95 125ml
£90.00
Charles Heidsieck, Rose Reserve
Coral-like in appearance, with subtle orange reflections reminiscent of antique roses. Freshly picked strawberry aromas gradually become more intense, with home-made strawberry jam and blood peach alongside rich, warm notes of gingerbread and cinnamon.
£92.00
Veuve Clicquot, Rose
Luminous attractive pink colour. The nose is generous and elegant with aromas of fresh red fruit and Viennese pastries. Very fresh on the palate initially, leading to harmonious fruitiness.
£99.00

Vintage Champagne

Moet & Chandon, Grand Vintage 2006
Classic pale yellow in colour with luring aromas of plum, nectarine and fresh brioche. The palate is attractive with a persistent mousse, creamy, rich with a bitter sweet finish.
£99.00
Charles Heidsieck, Millesime 2000
A complex concentration of minerals and grasses give way to Mediterranean fruits, apricot, dates and perfumed acacia honey. The elegant, generous palate has balanced acidity with crisp peach and sweet honey flavours. Infinite length and majestic structure.
£120.00
Dom Perignon, Vintage 2004
Very pale straw gold colour. On the nose you have aromas of almonds and cocoa which develop into white fruit and hints of dried flowers. On the palate it is round and mature with good weight. The taste is full and leaves you with a spicy note.
£230.00

Prosecco

Coli Euganei, Prosecco Spumante Extra Dry D.O.C.
This wine is straw yellow in colour with green hues. The mousse is fine and persistent. Aromas are fresh and fruity with floral hints. The palate is soft and lively without being aggressive. Excellent as an aperitif.
£30.00

Red Wine

Merlot & Grenache 2015 Vignes de L’Eglise,
Languedoc, France

Cherry red in colour, fresh, perfumed aromas of ripe plum and berry fruits of Merlot with cherry and red fruit of Grenache on the nose. the palate is round, with medium to full body and integrated supple tannins. it is juicy, easy to drink with a touch of spice to the long, fruit-driven finish.
£18.00
Shiraz Mourvedre 2015, Meerestein,
Swartland, South Africa

Some South African shiraz is green and stalky, this is ripe and rounded, soft and juicy. A fabulous every day glass of red with just a little more complexity.
£4.00 125ml
£5.00 175ml
£20.00
Monastrell 2015 Castano,
Murcia, Spain

Bright cherry red in colour with violet hints. Intense aromas of ripe red fruit including blueberry and raspberry. The palate is soft, round and fruity with good concentration and weight.
£22.00
Torreon de Paredes 2015 Merlot,
Valle de Cachapoal, Chile

Ripe red fruits on the nose. The palate is deliciously soft and juicy, with red berry and cherry fruit flavours and just a hint of soft spice at the finish.
£4.50 125ml
£6.00 175ml
£24.00
Montepulciano D’Abruzzo 2015 Gran Sasso,
Abruzzo, Italy

Made in an early-drinking style, this ruby red wine has an intense, ripely-fruited bouquet. The palate is full bodied with good, supple tannins supporting the juicy fruit. Well-balanced and long on the finish.
£25.00
Malbec 2015 Triuno,
Mendoza, Argentina

Warming plum and bramble fruit with hints of spice. Well structured but not jammy fruited, complex, restrained and balanced. the classic partner to any steak and lovely with cheese too.
£4.95 125ml
£6.75 175ml
£27.00
Bordeaux Superior 2014 Chateau La Graula,
Bordeaux, France

The 2010 is a merlot dominated blend with some Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. It is soft, ripe structure and full of luscious wild berry fruit with a perfect balance of liquorice, toasty and spicy oak.
£5.35 125ml
£7.25 175ml
£29.00
Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 Montes Alpha,
Valle De Colchagua, Chile

The original Montes Alpha wine where it all started. Excellent intensity with aromas of black currants, black pepper, violets and cigar box. The palate is complex and concentrated with firm yet fine tannins, racy acidity and a lingering finish.
£31.00
Rioja Reserva 2012 Vina Izadi,
Rioja, Spain

Bright ruby red in colour with intense aromas of red fruit. On the palate lively red and black fruit flavours abound with gentle hints of oak, spice and toast. Well rounded and wonderfully balanced with a remarkable freshness on the long finish.
£5.85 125ml
£8.25 175ml
£33.00
Cotes du Rhone 2012, Domaine l’Ancienne Ecole,
Southern Rhone, France

Delicious, polished, Cotes du Rhone with dusted plum fruit, subtle spice, hints of cedar, with rounded supple fruit, soft inky plums on the palate too. soft, generous and balanced, with a silky mouth feel lovely with any hearty dish.
£34.00
Fleurie ‘Domaine de Gry-Sablon’ 2015, Dominique Morel,
Beaujolais, France

This wine is full of expressive characteristics with an elegant violet, iris and red fruit nose and a palate bursting with velvety tannins. A feminine wine with a long finish.
£38.00
Pinot Noir 2014 Delta Wines,
Marlborough, New Zealand

Deep red in colour with a youthful rim, the Delta Pinot is perfumed and delicate on the nose, with aromas of ripe cherry, violet and a hint of spiced plums. On the palate it is silky at first, then gains concentration with good structure, juicy but focused fruit character and fine, tightly knit tannins.
£40.00
Chateauneuf-du-Pape ‘Closerie’ 2012 Chateau du Vaudieu,
Southern Rhone, France

Deep ruby red in colour, with a black cherry core. This wine has lively berry fruits on the nose, with a touch of liquorice and a hint of black pepper. Full of fruit, Juicy and round with ripe tannins that gently support the cherry, cassis and herb character on the finish.
£45.00
Mercurey Rouge 1er Cru ‘Clos du Roy’ Tupinier-Bautista 2011,
Burgundy, France

The tiny estate is run by a Spaniard wine maker who married into the family and has embraced Burgundian style but added depth to delicate Pinot Noir. Dark cherry, tobacco leaf, stone cherry fruit, marmite, sweet strawberry and creamy soft with lots of length and elegance. Super delicious red Burgundy!
£48.00
Lalande de Pomerol 2008 Chateau Garraud,
Borbeaux, France

It is lovely to find good Claret with age too! Soft black berry and cassis, cedar, spice hints of chocolate while being restrained. Very charming. Decant this, swirl it about a little and it sings with food. Perfect with cheese too.
£50.00
Amarone della Valpolicella 2012 Torre del Falasco,
Veneto, Italy

Deep ruby in colour, this wine has aromas of plums, spice and dried fruit compote, which give way to a solid tannin structure that supports and accentuates the concentrated, dried cherry fruit character. Long and spicy to the finish, with a bitter cherry-chocolate twist characteristic of food Amarone. Perfect with roasted meats, game and hard cheeses.
£60.00
Duluc De Branaire-Ducru 2012 Saint Julien,
Borbeaux, France

On the palate the 2010 vintage shows a great aromatic richness and a beautiful freshness. The ripe fruit is dense and brilliant and the wine is full of classic tobacco, cassis, Asian spice and darker mulberry fruit.
£72.00
Barolo 2012 Massolino,
Piemonte, Italy

Bright ruby-garnet in colour with an intense nose, perfumes of dark fruit and a touch of cloves with a savoury, herbal note. On the palate it is full bodied yet elegant, with plenty of robust but ripe tannins supporting the dark, dried plum and autumn compote fruit character and balancing the acidity. Long and fine with perfumes of roses and violets on the finish.
£80.00
Margaux 2001 Chateau du Tetre,
Bordeaux, France

Fully mature and ready to drink, this wine offers layers of blackcurrant, raisin, date and prune flavours, all framed by smoothly polished tannins and aromas of old cigar box and pine resin.
£120.00

Pudding Wines and Port

Pink Moscato 2015 Innocent Bystander,
Victoria, Australia

Bright pale pink in colour with aromas of musk, sherbet and Turkish delight. Also hints of pink grapefruit, strawberries and citrus peel. On the palate it is like a bowl of fresh raspberry coulis with a persistent fizz and a sweet yet fresh finish.
£16.00 37.5cl
Semillon Gewurtztraminer 2015 Late Harvest,
Casa Silva, Chile

Very grapey with lovely candied lemon and lime fruit, pineapple sweetness and pink grapefruit freshness too.
£5.80 75ml
£29.00 37.5cl
Ruby Port, Smith Woodhouse,
Porto, Portugal

This ancient and much sought after house is not easy to find in the UK these days. Deep cassis and plum with classic prune, raisin. Silky and creamy on the finish.
£4.50 75ml
£33.00
10 year old Tawny Port, Smith Woodhouse,
Porto, Portugal

Rich and rasined with Christmas cake notes galore and sweet red candied cherry. Chocolate and more Christmas cake on the finish.
£6.45 75ml
£58.00
Vidal Icewine 2012 Inniskillin,
Niagara, Canada

The aromas of this unique Icewine show apricots and peaches along with candied brown sugar. The rich texture shows great balance of natural sugars and acidities and the oak ageing adds layers of complexity amidst the intense fruit flavours. Lingering aromas and flavours persist on the long finish.
£70.00 37.5cl
Cabernet Franc Icewine 2008 Inniskillin,
Niagara, Canada

An abundance of primary fruit aromas on the nose including raspberries, rhubarb, strawberries and cream continuing through on the palate to a long, smooth, lingering finish all held together with a firm, crisp acidity.
£80.00 37.5cl
Riesling Icewine 2014 Inniskillin,
Niagara, Canada

The Riesling Icewine shows the elegance of tropical aromas and flavours of lemon and lime. The good acidity of Riesling allows for a refreshing mouth feel with many layers of flavours that unfold.
£90.00 37.5cl