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 5.50 / 50cl Bottle 23.00

 

Sparkling Wines & Champagnes

 Cava Brut NV,Giró Ribot

Penedes, Spain (12% abv)

A surprisingly elegant Cava with a good depth of fresh,

zesty, biscuit fruit and citrus flavours.

125ml 4.95/ Bottle 24.00

 

Rosé Cava NV, Giró Ribot

Penedes, Spain (11.5% abv)

Fresh, crunchy and crisp with plenty of

strawberry and red fruits flavours

125ml 4.95/ Bottle 24.00

Prosecco Spumante Superiore extra dry

Conte Collalto, Conegliano Valdobbiadene. Italy

A delicate nose of white flowers, almonds and pears.

Dry and delightfully fresh, Sourced from the best regions.

Awards Winner Prosecco Masters

Bottle 30.00

Champagne Gremillet Brut Sélection NV

Aube, Champagne, France

Lovely soft, toasty fruit with significant bottle age.

A stunning grower's champagne with numerous awards to its name.

Half Bottle 28.00/ Bottle 55.00

Champagne Bollinger, Secial Cuvée NV

Ay, Champagne, France

A muscular champagne with body, depth

and power, considered one of the "Great" houses.

Bottle 75.00

 

Crisp Light Whites

 

Les Terrasses Blanc, 2017

IGP Ardèche, Rhône, France (12.5% abv)

Delightfully aromatic, dry and bursting 

with elegant fruit.

175ml 4.95 / 250ml 6.50 / Bottle 18.95

 

Pinot Grigio ‘Donini’,2017

Provincia di Pavia, Italy ( 12% abv)

Light, dry and fresh with hints of white currant and pear.

Very much a grape of the moment.

175ml 5.50 / 250ml 7.30 / Bottle 21.00

 

Sauvignon Blanc / Chenin Blanc, 2017

Slowine, Elgin, South Africa ( 13.5% abv)

This is a big, dry white with aromas gooseberry

and ripe tropical fruit.

175ml 5.60 / 250ml 7.50 / Bottle 22.00

 

Sauvignon Blanc ‘Green Lip’,2015

Jackson Estate, Marlborough, New Zealand

Marlborough Sauvignon at its best. A laser of intense

 tropical and citrus fruits with a touch of basil.

Bottle 34.00

 

 

Fruity Wines  

 

Macabeu / Chardonnay ‘Castell’, 2015

Bodegas Concavins, Catalunya, Spain (12.5% abv)

Spain’s answer to Chablis, A crisp, mineral white from

 the mountains above Tarragona. Perfect with or without food.

175ml 5.40 / 250ml 7.10 / Bottle 21.00 

 

Gewurztraminer, 2016

Paul Cluver, Grabouw, Elgin, South Africa (12.5% abv)

A true expression of this variety:

lychee, white peach and hints of tinned apricot.

A fresh finish at the end makes for a slightly dried style.

Perfect match with our fish curry.

Bottle 28.00

 

Picpoul de Pinet, 2017

Coteaux de Languedoc, France

The vinous equivalent of gin and tonic.

Fresh, lively and zesty. Delicious with fish or simply on its own.

Bottle 25.00

 

Torrontes, Crios, 2017 (14% abv)

Balbo, Cafayate, Mendoza, Argentina

Stunning example of Argentina’s own white grape.

From award winning wine maker,

Susana Balbo, this is very fresh yet lush.

Bottle 27.00

 

Chardonnay ‘Stablemate’ 2017

Excelsior Estate, Robertson, South Arfica ( 14% abv)

A full, soft and creamy  Chardonnay.

A real favorite.

Bottle 24.00 

 

Half Bottles

 

Muscadet de Sevre et Maine Sur Lie, 2015

Selection du Domaine, Loire Aflantique, France

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

and nut tang, which makes this ideal with 

seafood in our opinion a ‘Sur Lie' Muscadel

 is the only thing to wash down classic seafood.

 Half Bottle 14.50

 

Riesling 2016,Dr Loosen

Ernist Loosen, Mosel, Germany

World Class Riesling from an overlooked 

grape variety that perfectly matches food. 

Stunning with fish, shellfish and divine with crab.

This has a beautiful fruit sweetness.  

Half Bottle 15.50

Lighter Fruity Reds

 

Les Terrasses Rouge, 2017

IGP Ardèche, Rhone, France ( 13.5%)

A soft, rounded and fruity red with a bouquet of ripe cherries;

very nice and fresh finish.

175ml 4.95 / 250ml 6.50 / Bottle 18.95

 

Pinot Noir, 2017

Domaine de Coussergues, Languedoc, France

Vibrant strawberry and blackberry fruit with a hint of oak.

Bottle 28.00

 

 

Medium Bodied, Ripe Fresh Reds

 

Merlot, 2017

Cornellana Estate, Cachapoal, Chile (13.5%)

A wonderfully smooth wine from an area that produces 

the best Chilean wines. Soft with concentrated ripe 

fruit in particular cherries, plums and blackberries.

175ml 5.60 / 250ml 7.50 / Bottle 22.00

 

Moda, Montepulciano dÀbruzzo, 2016

Talamonti Estate, Abruzzo, Italy

Soft and savoury delight from Italy’s Adriatic coast. 

Brillant match with our gnocchi and Italian influenced dishes

Bottle 28.00

 

Rioja Crianza, Lopez de Haro, 2015

Bodega Classica, Rioja Alta, Spain (13.5%)

Spicy flavours and red fruits, enhanced by a touch of Vanilla.

This is for those of you who love Rioja.

175ml 7.10 / 250ml 9.50 / Bottle 28.00

 

Tempranillo ‘Castell`, 2016

Bodegas Concavins, Catalunya, Spain

Rioja’s Tempranillo grape with a touch of Cabernet give a 

Smooth red with loads of strawberry fruit flavours. The 

finish is fresh with a hint of sweet spices.

Bottle 21.00

 

Full Bodied Reds

 

Shiraz Stablemate 2016

Excelsior Estate, Robertson, South Africa (13.5%)

A full-bodied red, possessing smooth, elegant tannis,

 this wine offers flavours of damsons, cherries and vanilla.

Bottle 25.00

 

Malbec Anubis, 2016

Dominio del Plata, Mendoza, Argentina (14%)

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

175ml 7.50 / 250ml 9.85 / Bottle 29.00

 

Half Bottles

Chateau La Passonne,2014

Lers Cotes de Bordeaux, Ruch, France

A delicious Merlot-dominated claret 

with an easy ripe fruitiness

Half Bottle 15.95

 

Brouilly, 2017[Certified Organic – Vegan Friendly]

Chateau du Pavè, Beaujolais, Burgundy, France

100% Gamay from a tiny winery

where our wine merchant is chief winemaker.

[unfiltered- throws a natural sediment]

Half Bottle 16.95

Rosé

Les Terrasses Rosé Syrah/Merlot,2017

IGP Ardèche, France (12.5%abv)

A crisp rosé from the mountains of the Cevennes

full of fresh strawberry and raspberry fruitiness.

175ml 4.95 / 250ml 6.50 / Bottle 18.95

 

Blush Zinfandel, 2017

Feather Falls, California, USA

Summer in a glass! Medium,

with a delicious watermelon fruitiness.

Bottle 21.00

Rioja Rosado, Lopez de Haro, 2016

Bodega Classica, Rioja Alta, Spain

Pale pink, delicate,dry yet fruity rioja Rosado from

Tempranillo and Gamacha grapes.

Bottle 24.00

 

 

Dessert Wines

 Pedro Ximenez´Triana´

Bodegas HidalgoSanlucar de Barrameda, Spain( 15% abv)

The Pedro Ximenez is made from sun-dried

 grapes and left for over 40years to mature.

Dark, rich and opulently sweet with a dried plum flavor 

and a nuance of raisins on the nose. 

A delicious alternative to port as a digestif.

50ml 4.95/ 50cl Bottle 32.50

 

Moscatel de La Marina, 2017

Enrique Mendoza. Alicante, Spain (15% abv)

Fresh and delightful with notes of Muscat,

 Orange blossom and honey. 

Light but surprisingly pervasive with a perfect balance 

between sweetness and acidity, 

This wine will be the perfect match for most desserts.

100ml 5.50

 

 

Port

Churchill’s Reserve Port

  Port Graham. Vila Nova da Gala, Portugal (20% abv)

A rich concentrated port from a good harvest which

has been aged for 4 years in wood.

Full bodied, well balanced with deep plummy fruit.

Big tannins and superb structure.

100ml 6.50 / Bottle 28.00

 

 

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