Wine list

White Wines  

Tarabilla Blanco, 2017 Spain £18.50

A delicious blend of Sauvignon Blanc, Macabeo and Palomino, this is very easy drinking. Full of  fresh green apple, citrus and pear flavours, with attractive balance and a clean, crisp finish.

Pinot Grigio ‘Il Narratore’ 2017, Veneto, Italy £20.00

An absolute gem of a pinot grigio! fresh zippy, well balanced and very easy to enjoy with or without food.

 Rhanleigh Chardonnay 2017, W Cape, South Africa £21.00            

The nose is rich and ripe, while the palate is really bright and refreshing with plenty of fresh, clean tropical fruit flavours. This is a sensational example of just how luscious and drinkable a New World Chardonnay can be.

Clef d’Argent Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Cotes de Gascogne, France £22.00

A straw coloured wine that has the classic gooseberry and green fruit nose with lemon zest and greengage that carries on from the nose to the palate. It is luscious, ultra refreshing and zesty.

The War Horse Chenin Blanc 2016, Stellenbosch, S.Africa £22.00

Sensational explosively refreshing and cleansing chenin by tip top producer simonsig; its perfect to quaff on its own and has the vibrancy and freshness to be enjoyed with fish dishes and salads.

Perola Do Lima Vinho Verde 2017, Portugal £24.00

Zesty lime & green apple flavours are complimented by a slight and refreshing spritz on the finish, typical of this wine. Lovely for lunchtime.

Marterey Chardonnay 2017, Languedoc, France £25.00

Take a well  made Languedoc Chardonnay, wash it over a new oak staves so that it picks up the richness, texture and lovely oaky flavours and you have Marterey. This wines’ look and taste could easily be mistaken for a little Chassagne-Montracht by the amateur enthusiast.

Picpoul de Pinet 2016, Les Courtelles, Languedoc, France £25.00

A wonderful picpoul which is fresh and bright and nicelyaromatic on the nose. The wine has a touch of wet slate and minerals on the palate and notes of peach and it possesses a very attractive texture, fresh, vivid and creamy. 

Maison de la Paix Reserve Viognier 2016, Pays d’Oc, France £25.00

This blend of 100% Viognier has a smooth rich texture and good length. On the palate the wine shows tropical fruits which give away to notes of peach, apricot and clean minerality on the finish. 

Clarence River Sauvignon 2017, Marlborough Valley, N.Z £26.00

This ultra refreshing Sauvignon is bursting with that ravishing, gooseberry and lychee smack. It is crisp, clean and perfect with fish and shellfish.

Pecorino Offida 2017, Tenuta de Angelis, Marche, Italy £29.00

Marche is now known as the new Tuscany and Pecorino is certainly the ‘in favour’ grape. Pale yellow with a green hue, intense stone fruit aromas with floral hints.

Vouvray Pointe De Silex 2016, Loire, France £33.00

A ripe, complex Vouvray with lime, mineral and passion fruit flavours, fermented and aged in French oak to add richness on the palate.

Chablis 2016, Domaine Louis Robin £35.00

You could almost believe that this cracking wine was a premier cru. A modern, voluptuous wine packed with fresh fruit layered with minerals and spice giving it a fantastic smoky finish.

Pouilly Fuisse ‘Les Grand Climats’ 2015/16, Domaine de la Chapelle, France £45.00

This Domaine makes phenomenally classy pouilly fuisse in an estate where the average age of the vines are over 50 years old. ‘Les Grand Climats’ is scintillatingly good with an attractive intensity of medium rich and finely balanced fruit and excellent length.

Meursault 2016, Domaine Philippe Chavy, Burgundy £60.00

Richly layered and beautifully ripe Chardonnay flavours, married with a weight of new oak and acidity, make this a truly great wine.

Puligny Montrachet 1er Cru Les Folatieres 2013, Jean Louis Chavy, Burgundy £90.00

Floral, lemony and pure. This wine has great depth and a powerful mineral richness, laced with vibrant spicy flavours. Intense and long!

Rose

Mas de la Source Reserve Rose 2016, Pays D’oc  £22.00

As a blend of 60% cinsault and 40% Grenache, this wine is the perfect balance of soft ripe fruit and balance.

Mas Fleurey Rose 2016, Cote de Provence, France £29.00

This is a delicate, crisp rose with aromas of cranberry, fennel, and a hint of peach. The wine encapsulates the essence of Provence with bright fruit flavours and a refreshing acidity.

Three Choirs Rose 2014, Gloucestershire, England £29.00

A delicious off dry Rose full of the aromas of strawberries and summer fruits – ultra fresh, dry and light, and slightly Provencal in style.

                                                                  Sparkling

 Prosecco Spumante, Enrico Bedin, NV, Italy £27.00

Fresh full flavours and a pleasant acidity this is a great celebration wine or accompaniment to any meal.

Bluebell Vineyard Estates, Hindleap, Blanc de Blancs, 2014, East Sussex £36.50

This is one of the up and coming English producers and only 2 miles from here!Made 100% from Chardonnay and recently awarded a Bronze by the prestigious Decanter publication this sparkling wine is a great alternative to Champagne

Bluebell Vineyard Estates, Hindleap, Rose 2014, East Sussex £40.00

Like the Blanc de Blancs this Rose is also a Bronze winner with Decanter and winner of the 2011 Bob Lindo Trophy for best U.K. Sparking Rose of the year. Made from a blend of Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay it has produced a sparkling wine with crisp, fresh fruitiness and hints of red berries on the nose

Champagne Gaston Dericbourg ‘Cuvee de Reserve’ Brut £44.00

A fabulously traditional style of champagne, with biscuity aromas and lively, fresh fruit on the palate.

Champagne Veuve Clicquot ‘Yellow Label’, N.V. Brut £70.00

Tip-top ‘Grande Marque’ Champagne affectionately known as ‘The Widow’. Look for the small, consistent bubbles, the medium golden colour and the lovely, medium rich, refreshing taste and exquisite balance.

Red Wines

Tarabilla Vino Tinto 2016, Spain £18.50

A three way blend of peppery Garnache and rich Tempranillo with a sizeable dollop of Cabernet Sauvignon makes this a wine with good depth and backbone. 

Rhanleigh Cabernet Sauvignon 2017, W Cape, South Africa £21.00        

Brimming with abundant blackcurrant aromas, this full-bodied wine is a mouthful of juicy plum flavours. Delightfully versatile, it makes a delicious partner to a wide variety of foods.

Goleta Merlot 2017, Valle Central Chile £21.00   

A juicy, soft and luscious Merlot, this is a spicy, plush and packed with smoky aromas and ro[e plummy black fruit. This is extremely easy to drink and flexible with food.

Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2016, Moncaro, Italy £22.00

Great fun to drink, really easy, smooth and very likeable, there’s a sort of dark cherry character to the colour and flavoursof this wine.

Primitivo di Puglia ‘Grifone’ 2016, Castellani, Italy £22.00

Dark and intense ruby colour with aromas of liquorice and blackberry. Luscious notes of plums and stewed cherries follows through on the palate making it a captivating wine.

The War Horse Shiraz, 2015, Stellenbosch, South Africa £23.00

Dark plum colour, vibrant aromas of raspberries and cherries with a note of blackberries and vanilla, ending with wonderfully soft and silky tannins

Maison de la Paix Old Vine Carignon 2016, Pays d’oc £24.00

Made from parcels of 40 year old Carignon vines siyuated around Cruzy in Saint-Chinain, this is punchy stuff, with old vines yielding less volume and higher concentration.

Valcheta Malbec 2016, Mendoza, Argentina £25.00

This is the grape of Argentina and much loved for its black fruit and silky spice, nuances of black cherries and dark chocolate.

Lacrimus 2016, Rioja, Spain £25.00

Modern flavours of the young Tempranillo wine have harmonised beautifully with the older, softly oaked, barrel aged Rioja to make this silky, modern, slightly fleshier, bright style of Rioja.

Chateau Talaise, 2014/15, Bordeaux, France £25.00

The 2014 offers a combination of soft plummy fruit and savoury spice notes along with a dry finish

Cotes du Rhone Les Combelles 2016, Rhone Valley, France £26.00

The initial luscious blackberry and cherry aromas that posses a hint of spice, develop wonderfully into fresh red currants, leather and a subtle earth note with lovely acidity.

Musar Jeaune 2014, Bekaa Valley, Lebanon £32.00                                       

From the iconic Chateau Musar Vineyards of lebanon’s Bekaa Valley. A deep coloured red, this is a blend of syrah, cinsault of cabernet sauvignon with intense flavours of cherries, blackcurrants and violets.

Villa Des Croix Pinot Noir 2016, Pays d`Oc, France £30.00

With wonderful aromas of wild strawberries, red current and a touch of smoke, this wine follows through on to the flavours with a touch of menthol to add a bit of oomph on the finish.

Damoli Valpolicella Classico 2015, Verona, Italy £31.00

This voluptuous Valpolicella has a vibrant ruby red colour and aromas of cherries, vanilla and spices. On the palate it is velvety and medium bodied with a soft, subtle finish.

Fleurie 2015/16, Jean Pierre Large, Beaujoslais, France £36.00

This is a seductive Fleurie, pure and fresh cherry fruit flavours combined with a mouth watering texture, impressive concentration and long finish.

Chateaneuf-du-pape 2016, Le Calice de Saint Pierre, Domaine des Peres de L’Eglise £42.00

This blend of 95% Grenache, 2% Syrah anad 3% Mourvedre is ripe and aromatic, with spice., black pepper and sweet red fruits-a clean, fresh, modern style, all wrapped up in a sumptuously silky texture.

Rocca Rosso 2012, Angelo Rocca & Figle, Italy £45.00

This Fantastic wine is the result of a late harvest of grapes coming from small, old vineyards and five years of aging in big Slovanian old casks. The colour is ruby red with garnet highlights-its a huge wine but soft and supple with pleasant spicy notes and a long persistent finish.

Chateau Musar 2006, Gaston Hochar Lebanon £48.00

This outstanding, idiosyncratic wine produced in the Bakaa Valley is made from a variety of grapes including Cinsault and Cabernet Sauvignon. It is aged for up to twenty-four months in oak casks before being bottled, and then only released for sale after another five years of cellarage. A dark, brooding nose, full of intensely rich, almost ‘gamey’ fruit.

 

Wines by the Glass

Whites 175ml 250ml
Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Coted de Gascogne, France £5.50 £7.40
Pinot Grigio 2017, Italy £5.50 £7.40
Chardonnay 2017, W Cape, South Africa £5.50 £7.40
Reds
Merlot 2017, Valle Central, Chile £5.50 £7.40
Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, W Cape, South Africa £5.50 £7.40
Tempranillo, 2017, Spain £5.50 £7.40
Rose
Mas de la Source Rose 2017, Pays d’Oc, France £5.50 £7.40
Sparkling
Bluebell Vineyard Estates, Hindleap Rose 2014, East Sussex £6.80
Prosecco Spumante, Enrico Bedin NV, Italy £5.80
Dessert Wine
Chateau Simon, Sauternes, Bordeaux, France £7.00