WINES

Classic to Start

Manzanilla, La Gitana

Hidalgo, Sanlucar de Barrameda, Spain (15% abv)

Beautifully balanced, fresh and delicate with a touch of

saltiness and a pure, nutty fruit zestiness.

100ml 5.6 / 50cl Bottle 26.

 

Sparkling Wines & Champagnes

 Cava Brut NV,Giró Ribot

Penedes, Spain (12% abv)

A surprisingly elegant Cava with masses of

zesty citrus and 'fresh baked' biscuit flavours.

125ml 5.5/ Bottle 26.

 

Rose Spumante NV, Frassinelli

Mareno di Piave, Italy (11.5% abc.)

Refreshing and crisp with plenty of ripe raspberry

fruitiness.

125ml £6./Bottle 34.

Prosecco Spumante Superiore 'Extra Dry'

Conte Collalto, Valdobbiadene, Italy

A delicate nose of white flowers, almonds and pears.

Dry and delightfully fresh.

Awards; Winner Prosecco Masters

Bottle 32.

Champagne Gremillet Brut Sélection NV

Aube, Champagne, France

Lovely and very elegant with significant bottle age and complexity.

A stunning Champagne with with numerous high profile awards.

Half Bottle 29./ Bottle 57.

Champagne Bollinger, Secial Cuvée NV

Ay, Champagne, France

A muscular, rich champagne with depth

and power, this is one of the top-echelon "classics"

Bottle 85.

 

Crisp Light Whites

 

Les Terrasses Blanc, 2019

IGP Ardèche, Rhône, France (13% abv)

Delightfully aromatic, dry and super fresh: 

just bursting with elegant fruit.

175ml 5.15 / 250ml 6.8 / Bottle 19.95

 

Pinot Grigio ‘Donini’, 2019

IGT delle Venezie, Italy ( 12% abv)

Light and very 'summery' with hints of white

currant and sweet pear.

Hugely refreshing!

175ml 5.6 / 250ml 7.5 / Bottle 22.

 

Terra de Touros 'Arinto', 2019

Casal Monteiro, Tejo, Portugal (13% abv)

A lovely fresh white with tangy citrus,

perfectly balanced by delicate hints of tropical fruit.

175ml 6.5 / 250ml 8.5 / Bottle 24.5

Sauvignon Blanc ‘Green Lip’, 2016

Jackson Estate, Marlborough, New Zealand

From next door to Cloudy bay itself and shows

 Sauvignon Blanc at it's very best. A laser show of gooseberry,

 tropical fruits with a touch of basil.

Bottle 36.

 

 

Fruity Whites  

 

Macabeu / Chardonnay ‘Castell’, 2018

Bodegas Concavins, Catalunya, Spain (12.5% abv)

 A crisp, 'crunchy' and very quaffable white

from the near Tarragona. Perfect with or without food.

175ml 6.5 / 250ml 8.5 / Bottle 24.5 

 

Gewurztraminer, 2019

 Neethlingshof, Stellenbosch, South Africa

Fragrant aromas of roses and Turkish delight

with lychee and kiwi fruit flavours. Perfect with fish curry!

Bottle 32.

 

Picpoul de Pinet, 2019

Coteaux de Languedoc, France

Like Muscadet, but fruitier and better!

Ultra-fresh, lively and zesty.

Delicious with fish or simply on its own.

Bottle 29.

 

Chardonnay ‘Stablemate’ 2019

Excelsior Estate, Robertson, South Africa

A full bodied ripe Chardonnay with masses of

'peaches and cream', with hints of fresh apple.

Bottle 26. 

Macon-Davaye 'Les Belouzes' 2018

Domaine G Saumaize, Burgundy, France

Top-class unoaked white Burgundy.

Honeyed acacia and hints of creamy almond support

the generous fruit and beautiful finish on the palate.

Bottle 36.

Chablis, 2019

Domaine Pinson, Burgundy, France

From one of the Chablis' best wineries, this is a world 

reowned, assertive white. Gunflint, vibrant ripe fruit

and a huge glassful of flavour!

Bottle 49.

 

White Half Bottles

 

Muscadet de Sevre et Maine Sur Lie, 2019

Selection du Domaine, Loire Atlantique, France

Very crisp, clean and ‘zingy’ with a faint yeast 

and nut tang, which makes this

ideal with seafood.

 Half Bottle 16.95

Lighter Fruity Reds

 

Les Terrasses Rouge, 2019

IGP Ardèche, Rhone, France ( 13.5%)

A soft, rounded and fruity red with ripe cherries flavours.

Very approachable and fresh.

175ml 5.15 / 250ml 6.80 / Bottle 19.95

 

Pinot Noir, 2018

Domaine de Coussergues, Languedoc, France

Aromatic and 'earthy' with vibrant strawberry,

 blackberry and a hint of vanilla

Bottle  29.

 

 

Medium Bodied, Ripe Fleshy Reds

 

Merlot, 2020

Cornellana Estate, Cachapoal, Chile (13.5%)

Wonderfully smooth and supple red that is filled with concentrated

flavours of stewed plums.

175ml 6.5 / 250ml 8.5 / Bottle 24.5

 

Rioja Crianza, Lopez de Haro, 2017

Bodega Classica, Rioja Alta, Spain (13.5%)

Complex, spicy red summer berries with a touch of toasted vanilla.

Amazing value for money!

175ml 7.5 / 250ml 10.5 / Bottle 30.

 

Tempranillo ‘Castell`, 2018

Bodegas Concavins, Catalunya, Spain

A delightfully smooth, generous red with loads of wild strawberry

flavours and a sweet spice finish.

Bottle £25.

Full Bodied Reds

 

Claret: Chateau Tassin, 2016

Bordeaux Supérieur, Sichel, France (13.5%)

From the famed Sichel family of Margaux, this Cabernet/Merlot

blend is both generous and 'serious'. Wonderful Claret!

175ml 7.95 / 250ml 10.75 / Bottle 31.

Shiraz Stablemate 2018

Excelsior Estate, Robertson, South Africa (13.5%)

A big, satisfying red with flavours of damsons, cherries and vanilla,

and a smooth long finish.

Bottle 27.

 

Malbec Anubis, 2019

Dominio del Plata, Mendoza, Argentina (14.5%)

Intense black fruit with a touch of cedar wood and a soft,

voluptuous, spicy fruit body.

175ml 7.95 / 250ml 10.75 / Bottle 31

Cotes du Rhone, 2018

Domaine Roche-Audran, Southern Rhone, France

Tastes more like a Chateauneuf! Intense and full-bodied,

packed with mulberry and damson.

Bottle 30.

Mercurey 1er Cru 'les Barraults', 2017

Marechal, Mercurey, Burgundy, France

From the South of Burgundy, the Marechal family

make very traditional,old school Pinot Noir

with an astounding amount of fruit, 'grip' and quality.

Bottle 55.

Red Half Bottles

Chateau La Passonne,2017

1er Cotes de Bordeaux, France

A delicious Merlot-dominated claret 

with an easy ripe fruitiness - approachable and food friendly

Half Bottle 17.95

 

Brouilly, 2017[Certified Organic – Vegan Friendly]

Chateau du Pavè, Beaujolais, France

100% Gamay from a tiny, careful winery with the

highest environmental standards

Light, fresh and crammed with 'juicy' cherry/raspberry flavours.

Half Bottle 21.

Rosé Wines

Les Terrasses Rosé Syrah/Merlot, 2019

IGP Ardèche, France (13.5% abv)

A crisp rosé from the Cevennes mountains,

full of wild strawberry and raspberry fruitiness.

175ml 5.15 / 250ml 6.8 / Bottle 19.95

 

Blush Zinfandel

Feather Falls, California, USA

Summer in a glass! Medium,

with a delicious, ripe watermelon fruitiness.

Bottle 23.

Rioja Rosado, Lopez de Haro, 2019

Bodega Classica, Rioja Alta, Spain

Very pale 'salmon' pink that is delicate yet fruity.

Incredibly elegant and balanced.

Bottle 28.

 

 

Dessert Wines

 Pedro Ximenez´Triana´

Bodegas Hidalgo Sanlucar de Barrameda, Spain (15% abv)

This uses sun-dried grapes and left for over 40 years to mature!

Dark, opulently sweet with dried plum and raisin flavors.

The locals in Southern Spain enjoy this poured over the finest vanilla ice cream.

It is scandalously good! 

50ml 5.5 / 50cl Bottle 32.5

 

Moscatel de La Marina, 2018

Enrique Mendoza, Alicante, Spain (15% abv)

Sweet but not cloying, this delightfully light and refreshing

with aromas of orange blossom and honey.

Perfectly balance between acidity and sweetness,

this is a perfect match for most desserts

100ml 5.6

 

 

Port

Churchill’s Reserve Port

  Churchill Graham, Vila Nova da Gaia, Portugal (20% abv)

Magnificent, rich and concentrated port which

has been aged for 4 years in wood barrels.

Full bodied, with deep plum, sweet damson and 'Plum Duff' flavours!

Big and very satisfying.

100ml 6.95 / Bottle 30.

 

 

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