Wines

Wines

All our wines are personally curated and imported by Florian and Romano. We’re delighted to offer pairing suggestions for any of our foodstuffs.

Please call us on 01534 618844 to discuss your particular requirements.

You can collect by car and we will carry your packages to your parked car in Beresford St.

10% OFF A CASE OF 6

 

White Wines

Loire

Muscadet Sèvres et Maine Marquis de Goulaine Cuvée Millénaire: £9.95

Dry and crisp, this wine is wonderful with fish and a perfect partner with shellfish and all sorts of delicate cheeses.
(Melon de Bourgogne)

 

Touraine Domaine Octavie: £10.95

This beautiful full-flavoured, bone dry wine has a lemony hint to its grassy crispness. Great with seafood, fish and asparagus. (Sauvignon Blanc)

 

Sancerre Domaine de la Gemière: £17.95

Award winning, this is great as an aperitif wine, with shellfish and grilled fish, with white meats and goat’s cheese.
(Sauvignon Blanc)

 

Cheverny Blanc Domaine Pascal Bellier: £9.95

Any of you who want to branch out from Loire Sauvignon to a more complex white wine should have a crack at this mouthwatering, zesty, lime peel-spiked white. (Sauvignon Blanc)

 

Burgundy

Chablis Grande Réserve Château Clos de Vaulichères: £16.95

A lovely refreshing, limpid, clear and brilliant wine with aromas of matured grapes and a subtle flavour of vine peach. (Chardonnay)

 

St-Véran Domaine Loïc Martin: £16.50

A nose of fruits (lemon, white peach) and flowers (elderberry, honeysuckle), confirmed with a lovely mineral palate. (Chardonnay)

 

Rully Phillipe Milan et Fils: £20.95

This wine has a creamy texture and a lovely freshness and is unusually good value for white Burgundy. (Chardonnay)

 

Mâcon La Roche Vineuse Domaine Chêne Cuvée Prestige: £14.50

Multiple award winner, this is a rich yet elegant wine with aromas of pineapple, acacia and violet. (Chardonnay)

 

Mâcon Milly-Lamartine Domaine Chêne: £14.50

Multiple award winning fine southern Burgundy with aromas of pear, nettles, pineapple, spring flowers and lime juice. (Chardonnay)

 

Pouilly-Fuissé Domaine de la Creuze Noire ‘Le Clos de M. Noly’: £21.50

Typically rich and full-bodied, it makes a good accompaniment to fish with cream sauces, roast chicken, port and ham dishes. (Chardonnay)

 

Italian

Verdicchio Le Marche: £10.50

The nose is intense and delicate it is tightly focussed with citrus and lemon aromas. The palate is clean and well balanced, dry, fresh and slightly fruity. (Verdicchio)

 

Pecornino Abruzzo: £13.00

Delicate floral, stone fruit and citrus aromas lead on to a palate with fresh peach notes backed by a textural minerality, nutty characters, and crisp acidity. (Pecorino)

 

Gavi di Gavi Nuovo Quadro Piemonte: £16.00

White peach and acacia blossoms with just a hint of crystallised ginger. Fresh and light zesty citrus notes on the palate. (Cortese)

 

Rosé Wines

Cheverny Dom Pascal Bellier: £11.00

This heart-stoppingly pretty rosé, has a delicately fruited nose of wild strawberry, rose petal and cranberry. (Pinot Noir and Gamay)

 

Sancerre Rosé Domaine de la Gemière: £17.95

Made purely from Pinot Noir this is a lovely salmon pink bursting with peach and strawberry aromas. A seriously good rosé that is not only for the summer. (Pinot Noir)

 

Red Wines

Beaujolais

Fleurie ‘Les Roches’ Domaine Lucien Lardy: £15.50

Deeper and richer than your average Fleurie,
with a great structure. (Gamay)

 

Lucien Lardy Beaujolais-Villages: £13.50

Multiple award winning wine, this is a young, light bodied wine with chewy summer red fruit characters and vivacious acidity. Great with white meats and cheese. (Gamay)

 

Brouilly ‘Extrait de Terroir” Domaine Champier: £14.95

Ruby red with fabulous fruity nuances of fresh grapes and red berries. Full of fruit and finesse. Great with Reblochon, Brie and goat’s cheeses. (Gamay)

 

Moulin à Vent Gérard Charvet: Réserve d’Amélie: £16.50

Award winning, this has a full and rounded feel on the palate, with hints of mocha and violet accenting the raspberry fruit backbone. Especially great with lamb and duck. (Gamay)

 

Bordeaux

Château Moulin de Lavergne: £11.95

This wine has tastes of ripe red plums with hints of earth and red meat with leathery tannins and a chewy long fine finish. (Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon)

 

Château Paret Côtes de Castillion: £13.50

This wine is a great easy-drinker and would make a good accompaniment to red meat or a cheese platter. (Merlot and Cabernet Franc)

 

Château Moulin de Peyrat: £15.50

Intriguing aromas, such as raspberry, truffles and vanilla in this great value easy drinking wine. (Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet)

 

Haut Médoc Château Bel Air: £17.50

The colour of this wine is a lovely purple and has a nose of slightly spicy red fruits. It is clean and fruity on the palate with a balanced evolution with a finale of quality. (Merlot)

 

Saint Estephe Château La Croix de Marbuzet: £22.00

This wine punches well above its weight, with quality to rival its more celebrated neighbours. It displays a fine array of succulent red berry fruits with lifted coffee and cedarwood notes.

 

Burgundy

Domaine Didier Tropez Lès Mâcon Charnay Rouge: £11.00

A great accompaniment to charcuterie, full bodied cheeses and salami. (Gamay and Pinot Noir)

 

Côtes de Nuits-Villages Domaine Cornu-Camus: £25.50

This has a lovely nose of silky red fruits with berries and hints
of earth and red meat with leathery tannins and a chewy long fine finish. (Pinot Noir)

 

Moulin à Vent Château Bonnet Vieilles Vignes: £16.95

Lurid violet colour. Mineral-accented dark berry and cherry liqueur scents are complicated by hints of candied violet and licorice. Sweet, perfumed and expansive on the palate, offering intense boysenberry and cherry that tighten up slowly on the back half. Blends richness and energy smoothly and finishes very long and sappy, with velvet tannins coming in late.

 

St-Estèphe Château Beau-Site Haut-Vignoble: £29.00

Highly thought of, ripe and straightforward, this is a claret with great all-round appeal. (Cabernet Sauvignon with Merlot and
Petit Verdot)

 

Clos des Menuts St Émilion Grand Cru: £35.00

Old and mellow but lots of huge spiced fruit. Sweet-tasting fruits dominate this wine. (Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot)

 

Rhone

Domaine L’Oliver: £12.90

This great value award winning Côtes de Rhöne has a dark ruby colour, with ravishing hints of ripe red fruits and berries.
(Grenach and Syrah)

 

Château Blanzac Cuvée Véronique: £10.95

This wine goes well with cold cuts, red meats and foie gras, hard pressed unpasteurised cheeses such as Tomme de Savoie, or soft ones like Chaource, Brie, Camembert.
(Merlot and Cabernet Franc)

 

Crozes-Hermitage Domaine Les Hauts de Mercurol: £21.50

A taught, savoury palate, with an interesting minerality.
It is a great match for guinea fowl and similar game, or try
with goat’s cheeses. (Syrah)

 

Châteauneuf du Pape Domaine des Pères de l’Église, Le Calice de St Pierre: £28.50

The southern Rhône wine has tastes of ripe red plums with hints of earth and red meat. (Grenache with Syrah and Mourvedre)

 

Italian

Montepulciano ll Caggio Abruzzo: £11.00

A medium-bodied aromatic wine with sour cherry flavours backed by savoury earthy notes. A quality wine. (Montepulciano)

 

Campofiorin Masi Venezia: £22.00

Full bodied, smooth and velvety. Combines simplicity with style, strength and majesty. (Corvina, Molinara and Rondinella)

 

Barolo Flori Piemonte: £21.00

“Flori” has all the tell-tale Barolo characteristics with tobacco, leather and violet scented aromas with plum fruit and a round silky texture, giving a good lengthy finish. (Nebbiolo)

 

Brunello di Montalcino Tuscany: £42.00

Oaky tones and ripe fruit, wood-driven tones of cinnamon, clove and vanilla add good structure layers at the back. (Sangiovese)

 

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Briottet liquors

Compass Box whiskies

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