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Ponte del Diavolo Pinot Grigio (2017) – Italy
An elegant palate, showing ripe pears; a touch of sherbet and a light nutty note. This wine shows the characteristic freshness that one gets in wines from Friuli.
£7.91 £9.50 £95.00
Corte Giara Pinot Grigio (2017)
£7.70 £9.25 £92.50
Riff Pinot Grigio (2017) - Alois Lageder - Italy
£8.29 £9.95 £99.50
Pinot Grigio Dolomiti, Alois Lageder (2016) - Italy
A tasty low-acid grape grown at high altitude by a top producer who was described in Wine Spectator magazine as “a terrific winemaker”. Light honey, earthy, pear, lees, green apple and herb aromas. Round, fresh, fuller bodied style with creamy acidity. Earthy, apple skin, pear, lemon, lees and lanolin flavours. Good intensity and length to go with seafood. 89/100 Gismondi on Wine.
£11.25 £13.50 £135.00
Awaiting new product
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Le Jade Viognier (2016) - Languedoc, France
A particularly fruity wine showing apricot; lychee and passion fruit. Drink by itself or with spicy/Asian food.
£6.25 £7.50 £75.00
Muscadet Sur Lie, Langlois-Chateau (2015) – Sevre et Maine
A fuller flavoured style of Muscadet, with good fruit definition and benefiting from ageing over the lees sediment. This gives the wine more richness. Otherwise, Muscadet can appear a little too bland.
£8.54 £10.25 £102.50
Saumur Blanc (2015) - Langlois-Chateau
Owned by Bollinger, Langlois-Chateau benefits from their expertise and investment, and yet has sensible pricing. The chalky soils produce a Chenin Blanc with keen minerality.
£8.75 £10.50 £105.00
Basa, Blanco (2017) – Rueda, Spain
A great House Wine for Michelin starred restaurants, including one in Bham. An interesting blend of Verdejo and Viura grapes, grown organically and blended expertly by Telmo Rodriguez – one of Spain’s best winemakers. A light, refreshing wine with light citrus and summer blossom character.
£7.70 £9.25 £92.50
Lagar de Cervera Albarino (2016) - Rias Baixas, Spain
Another Verdejo from the Master, Telmo Rodriguez. He shows how old bush vines can produce a world-class Verdejo wine, showing complex, bright citrus flavours. The complexity is enhanced by using the indigenous, wild yeasts on the grapes.
£11.04 £13.25 £132.50
Pazo Barrantes Albarino (2016)
Aromas of wild flowers, white fruits and a touch of spice. On the palate, a relatively weighty Albarino with rich white fruit followed by a fine minerally finish.
£14.12 £16.95 £169.50
Sancerre Blanc, Langlois-Chateau (2016)
From one of the very best Chablis producers. Lively and fresh on the nose, with intense pear and red apple notes. The palate is generous, with a classic mineral zip and lively acidity to match. A long finish shows an attractive, creamy feel. Enjoy with seafood or lightly flavoured fish dishes.
£12.08 £14.50 £145.00
Chablis 1er Cru Les Vaudevey (2013) - Domaine Laroche
A lively wine with plenty of acidity and grip, this great Chablis boasts gunflint aromas with minerals dominating the palate.
£17.45 £20.95 £209.50
Chablis Vieille Voye (2014), Domaine Laroche - Burgundy, France
Vieille Voye is a plot of seven hectares, located beneath the Premier Cru Vaillons, with remarkable exposure to the sun. Winemaking and ageing was done in a single old oak cask on fine lees. This wine combines elegant acidity and delicate, silky fruit with orchard aromas and a lingering mineral salinity.
£17.45 £20.95 £209.50
Chablis St Prieure St Come (2016) - Burgundy, France
Made from grapes grown organically in one of the oldest vineyard sites (Malantes). The high elevation and South-East facing exposure accentuate the light citrus character. The sub-soil is stuffed with marine fossils, giving the wine iodized minerality. This elegant wine will age well for 6+ years from vintage.
£11.45 £13.75 £137.50
Cave de Hunawihr Gewurztraminer Reserve (2015) - Alsace
£10.20 £12.25 £122.50
Cave de Hunawihr Pinot Gris Reserve (2014) - Alsace
£9.58 £11.50 £115.00
Awaiting new product
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Chanson Rully (2012) - Burgundy
An attractive floral nose leads on to a particularly fruity though dry palate.
£13.95 £16.75 £167.50
Sancerre - Eric Louis (2016) – Loire, France
Beautifully rounded, reduced acidity, fresh. Flavours are intense and elegant. White flowers and citrus/white-fleshed fruit.
£14.12 £16.95 £169.50
Sancerre Domaine Sautereau (2016) - Loire
£14.12 £16.95 £169.50
Rully (2015) David Moret - Burgundy, France
A light refreshing wine with subtle hints of apples and pears. Easy drinkng and an easy price.
£20.79 £24.95 £249.50
Saint Veran, Les Terres Noires (2014) - Domaine des Deux Roches
£14.12 £16.95 £169.50
Langlois- Chateau Saumur Vieilles Vignes (2015) - Loire - Min 6
£14.95 £17.95 £179.50
Langlois- Chateau Pouilly-Fume (2016) - Loire
£15.79 £18.95 £189.50
Gavi di Gavi, Sarotto (2015) - Italy
£9.12 £10.95 £109.50
Picpoul de Pinet (2017), Domaine de la Majone - Languedoc, S France
Perfect with oysters or seafood, or enjoy on its own. Minerality and light but zesty grapefruit make this a great value wine.
£6.87 £8.25 £82.50
Bila-Haut Blanc (2016) - Chapoutier, Roussillon - France
£8.29 £9.95 £99.50
Marques de Murrieta Blanco Reserva Capellania (2013) - Rioja, Spain - in bond price shown
£13.62 £18.95 £163.50
Mara Martin Godello (2016) - Monterrei, Spain
£8.29 £9.95 £99.50