CHAMPAGNE & SPARKLING

 

Pinot Grigio Spumante Rosato, La Jara – Italy 11.5% abv
This organic genuine semi-sparkling Prosecco from La Jara is delightfully soft and easy with hints of apple and quince.
£32

Armance B Brut- France 11.5% abv
A bouquet of freshly made bread with hints of dried herbs and bread and honey, Armance is always delicate, very dry and vibrant.  Grape varieties  Chardonnay and Folle Blanche.

  Bottle £35   Glass £7.50 125ml

Champagne Piollot – 12 % abv
A light golden yellow colour with a delicate bead of bubbles. This Champagne has a mature, floral nose of hawthorn fruit and notes of cherry plums.  It is straightforward and fresh in the mouth, it is really silky smooth. The full richness of the Pinot Noir shows through beautifully. Full and well balanced with a good length. Ideal as an aperitif.
£49

Laurent Perrier NV Brut – 12% abv
Delicate yet complex, fresh and well-balanced with hints of citrus and white fruits. Pale gold in colour with a steady flow of fine and persistent bubbles
£55

Laurent Perrier NV Cuvee Rose - 12% abv
Made from 100% Pinot Noir, this is clean and wonderfully fresh with a suppleness on the palate and a lingering finish.
£90

Rose Wine

 

Rioja Rosado Palido-Rioja 13% abv

Delcately pink in colour, it has a beutifully refined floral nose. It’s acidity is well balanced with good stucture and this gives it a delighful fresh , clean, finish. It is ideal choice to accompany summer dishes or as an aperitif.
Bottle £23

Ros De Pacs Pares Balta, Penedes-Spain 12.5% Abv
Deep pink in colour with a wild strawberry and raspberry bouquet. Wild berries and herbal notes on the palate meet luscious strawberries and cream. Crisp and refreshing juicy rose.

Bottle £24        Medium Glass £6.30               Large Glass £8.20

Sancerre Rose Christian  Dauny 2011- France 12.5% Abv

Thia elegant pale pink rose, made fromthe pinot noir grape is full of class and finesse. It is a light , refreshing and yet has an extraordinery depths.

 Bottle £35

White Wine

Mauzac Sauvignon 2012-France 12% Abv
A nose of crisp green fruit flavours such as apples and pears;there are hints of gooseberry and elderfloer coming from the Sauvignon. The finish is good and long with a deliciously citrusy sauvignon.
Bottle £19 Medium Glass £5.70 Large Glass £7.30

Lobetia Chardonnay 2011 – Spain 13% abv
Organic and naturally grown. Clean, bright colour with greenish-yellow tone. On the nose, exotic fruits like pineapple. Full flavoured, fresh, with good acidity in the mouth. Finishes with tropical fruits.
Bottle £20  Medium Glass £6.30 Large Glass £7.70

Chenin Blanc. La Cotte Mill 2012-South Africa 13%

This Chenin has a concentrated depth of flavour which is citrussy,rich and mouth coating. It has a good level of acidity and is a fresh and floral on the nose.

Bottle £24.50

Pinot Grigio Veneto Igt La Jara 2012 ~ Italy 12.5% abv

This wine has real has real finesse and authenticity. It is a wine with a great personality and versatility. The bouquet is intense with notes of ripe fruit; the taste is dry, harmonious, full and persistent.

Bottle £24 Medium Glass £6.30 Large Glass £8.20

 

L’Enfant Terrible’ Piqpoul, Domaine la Grangette – France 12.5% abv

Notes of peach on the nose followed by a crisp yet full flavoured palate showing minerality and notes of green apple with a twist of lemon on the finish.
£27

Gavi DOCG, Cascina Del Melo, 2012 – Italy 13% abv

This is a fresh and citrusy Gavi, with some warmer fruity notes and minerality.  Almost green in colour its intense aroma is of elderflowers, citrus and toffee. Dry full and soft in the mouth with a delicious, vital, citrus flavour

Bottle £29

Domain Cavalier Blanc 2012 – France12.6% abv

Rich straw in colour with gold reflections. Floral aromas and freshly cut straw on the nose. The flavours are of rich fruit with a pure and clean finish.       

£24.95

Muscadet “Sur Lie” Les Gautronnieres’ Domaine Bonnet-Hateau 2011 – France 12% abv

A super-fresh, bone dry white with a delicate floral nose.  It is flavoursome and expressive, with minerality, fruit and perhaps a little aniseed. An exceptional wine and great value.          

£25.95

Vhino Verde ‘ Mica’ 2012 – Portugal 11% abv

This “Mica” is a stunning light and bright vinho verde which is a joy to drink.  There is a lovely minerality  to the wine in addition to the classic crisp, fruity acitidy  typical of the Vhino Verdes.        

£27

 

Woollaston Riesling 2009 – New Zealand 12% abv

Citrus blossom and fragrant, while lily aromas intermingle on the nose. Lime and mandarin characters make the first impression on the palate and marry with a juicy acidity and subtle sweetness to give a refined, elegant finish

Bottle.
£30

The Darling” Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough 2012 – New Zealand 13% abv

A moderately concentrated wine with attractively pure gooseberry, mineral and subtle lemon grass flavours. The wine has a good balance of tangy acidity and fruit sweetness with a drying finish. Strongly varietal wine that captures the essence of the regional style.              

 £37

Domaine Serge Laloue Sancerre 2009 – Loire 14.5
 abv
Intense bouquet with lovely complexity with citrus notes opening up to floral scents and a hint of rhubarb. Full flavoured and classically styled Sancerre with fresh minerality and spice sustained through to the long finish.
£38

Chablis 1er Cru Montmains, Domaine Jean Goulley 2010 – Burgundy 12.5% abv

Good weight with a clean, pronounced mineral character on the nose and palate. Classic Chablis.
£45


Red Wine

Le Montalus Rouge 2012 – France 12.5% abv

The ripe fruits from the merlot work perfectly together with the peppery notes of the shiraz to produce this really smooth drinkable wine.          

£19                  £5.70              £7.30

 

OTT Organic Tempranillo – Spain 13% abv
This smooth, elegant wine is un-oaked with an underlying delicate fresh fruit flavour and great to drink if you don’t like your wine too acidic.
Bottle £21

Malbec Chimango 2011 – Argentina 13.5% abv
Organic and naturally grown. Colour of intense red with violet tones.
Aroma of lots of red fruits as plums, blackberries, cherries and strawberries. A medium bodied wine, well balanced with round tannins and very expressive fruits.
Bottle £25 Medium Glass £6.40  Large Glass £8.30

Pinot Noir Reserva, Carmen – Chile 13.8% abv

Spicy black cherry and wild berry fruit that is complemented by cedary oak and minerally dry leaf notes. Delicate and savoury with ripe strawberry and a hint of anise. A medium bodied and juicy wine with a beautifully balanced finish. 

Bottle £24                    Medium Glass £6.20               Large Glass £8.20

 

Sangiovese-Montepluciano “il Contadino”,

EsinoDOC, Floriano Mogon 2010 – Italy 13% abv

Mognon Contadino has a slightly spiced nose of cloves and sawn wood or smoke. A fresh and fruity bouquet. It has a soft, quite light taste with easy tannins. If you close your eyes it will take you somewhere a little different and off the beaten track.  The wine has a deep ruby red colour, with slight maroon tints.

£23                   £6.20              £8.10

 

Nero D’Avola -2012 – Italy 13.5% abv

100% Nero d’Avola, half of the vintage will be matured in oak and blended back in with the other half. This makes for a hearty win with softened tannins, displaying summer fruits of raspberry and blackcurrant.

£28

 

Rioja Crianza “Majister Bibendi” 2009 – Spain 14% abv

The Crianza is lightly oaked, it is refreshing in its lightness. It’s a lovely ruby red in colour, very clean with an aroma of ripe red fruit with a background of cinnamon and spices. Balanced and full of flavour.

£28

Cabernet Franc, “Marigny Neuf” 2011 – Loire 13% abv

Endowed with its red fruit which is perfectly ripe but still with a fresh accent, it is underlined by a delicate oaky touch. In the mouth, you are bombarded with massive tannins that are superbly supple and soft which lead on to a very elegant finish.. 

£29

Chateau de Lascaux Pic Saint Loup Rouge 2010 – France 14% abv

Lovely and dark and impenetrable crimson in colour. Silky powerful tannins, a powerful elegant wine tasting of summer fruits.

£34

Morgon ‘Vielles Vignes’ Dom de la Bonne Tonne 2010 – France %12.5abv

A delicate and subtle wine with lots going on. A balanced medium-light bodied wine with a firm ending. The wine has good length, with salty minerality, herbs and a tiny hint of bitterness.

£36

Saint Clair Pinot Noir – New Zealand 14% abv
A luscious, medium bodied wine with a round soft full palate, well balanced acidity, supple tannins and lingering flavours.
£33

Larry Cherubino Middle of Everywhere Shiras 2011 – Australia 14% abv
Bright crimson in the glass, with a nose of blueberries, gentle spice and white pepper. On the palate, soft berry fruit with briary hints and nuances of aromatic spices of cinnamon and nutmeg. Medium bodied, with a persistent finish.
£35

Crozes-Hermitage Rouge, ‘Cuvee terra d’Eclat’

Domain de la Ville Rouge 2010 – Rhone 13% abv

Deep red, intense aromas of red fruits and black olives. Spicy and peppery notes with silky tannins. An elegant and silky textured wine.

£39

Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir 2010 ~ South Africa 14.5% abv

Finely oaked, with aromas and flavours of raspberry, cherry and plum, with hints of game, develop to a deeper more complex, earthy, mushroom character with bottleage. The Pinot flavoured ripe sweetness is held together by fair tannins and perfect balance.         £59.00

 

Amarone Della Valpolicella, Tedeschi 2008 – Italy 15% abv
Ripe red cherry and strawberry fruits on the nose with good structure and
concentration and an elegant entry on the palate with a lingering finish.
£59

 

Wines by the glass also available in 125ml measures.

Dessert Wine

Elysium Black Muscat, Quady 2011– California 15% abv
Rich berry flavour and a crystalline aroma of rose petals and lychees.
Bottle £22  Glass 100ml £6.70

Essensia Orange Muscat, Quady 2010 – California 15% abv
Vibrant orange in colour, this wine delivers sweet oranges and apricots on the palate. Bittersweet orange marmalade balanced with a fine citric acidity.
Bottle £22  Glass 100ml £6.70

Vat 5 Botrytis Semillon, Deen De Bortoli 2008 – Australia 10.5% abv
Organic. Gorgeous nose of orange blossom and honey, full of unctuous tropical fruit flavours balanced with refreshing acidity.
£24  Glass 100ml £6.95

Awatere Valley Reserve Noble Riesling, Saint Clair 2009 – New Zealand 12.5% abv
The palate shows luscious pear and stone fruit with a hint of beeswax and a long lingering honey and lemon zest finish.
£32