|Gewurtztraminer Reserve 2014||
|Packed with lusciousness, this is a wonderfully aromatic and fulfilling glass of Alsation wine that goes perfectly with Chicken Liver Pate.|
|Vouvray La Croix Picaussee 2014/2016||(6)||£9.75||£58.50|
|Demi-Sec, Domaine Francis Mabille|
|This is perfect for those who do not want anything too dry, and will also go beautifully with pork and apple or cheese with chutney.|
|Domaine Langlois - Chateau 2016||(6)||£10.50||£63.00|
Well known and highly regarded Loire wine which ticks all the boxes for a white wine on any occasion. Full of character yet dry, with great length of flavour and can be drunk with or without food.
|Sauvignon Touraine 2016||(6)||£10.75||£64.50|
|Domaine Thierry Michaud|
For those who like sancerre, but not the price tag, try this.
|Langlois - Chateau Sancerre 2014||(6)||£14.20||£85.20|
Well made Sancerre that is dry with good background fruit.
|Harmonie, Pouilly Fume 2013/14||(12)||£15.49||£185.88|
This just oozes class and freshness and is beautifully balanced and thoroughly luxurious.
|Chateau de Fontaine - Audon Sancerre 2015/16||(6)||£17.95||£107.7|
A very handsome tasting sancerre with excellent body and flavour and still as dry as a bone.
|Domaine Langlois - Chateau 2014||(6)||£10.50||£63.00|
|Well balanced, gentle yet fleshy red, with notes of cassis and red berries, an ideal summer red.|
|Domaine Les Roches Bleues, Cotes de Brouilly 2014/16||(6)||£9.89||£59.34|
|Lovely light styled Brouilly, fresh yet a bit of firmness of fruit mid-palate that is perfect for a summer Sunday lunch.|
|Chateau de Belleverne, St Amour 2015/16||(6)||£10.20||£61.20|
|Le Cru des Amoureax|
|Lovely creamy, open styled Beaujolais that is delicious at any temperature.|
|Beaujolais Le Ronsay 2015||(6)||£11.99||£71.94|
|Jean Paul Brun|
|This is made from younger vines in the traditional style beaujolais way. It has delightful youthful fruit with fresh natural acidity that makes it a charming summer red wine to drink, and almost impreoves if served slightly cooler.|
|Cotes de Brouilly 2014||(12)||£12.29||£147.48|
|A more masculine style of Beaujolais that could almost be mistaken for Burgundy.|
|Well balanced, light luscious and full of red berry fruit.|
|Bright in colour, with intense aromas of red berries. Generous, but light styled fruit with great balance.|
|Beaujolais L'Ancien 2014||(6)||£14.49||£86.94|
|More complex than its sibling above, and gives fuller styled glass.|
|Cuvee Luquet, Henry Fessy|
|A full bodied beaujoais that is well balanced and ideal to drink with all white meat and cold dishes.|
|Luberon La Ciboise Blanc 2015/16||(6)||£8.95||£53.70|
|Like so many Rhone whites, this had good balance between freshness and roundness.|
|'Les Coteaux' Cotes du Rhone Villages 2014||(6)||£8.99||£53.94|
Vibrant Cotes du Rhone with warmth and a savoury finish.
|Luberon la Ciboise Rouge 2014||(6)||£8.95||£53.70|
Full, well made Rhone wine with plenty of gutsy flavour at a really good price.
|Domaine de Bila-Haut 2013/14||(6)||£9.49||£56.94|
|Cotes du Roussillon Villages M Chapoutier|
|A big earthy wine full of flavour and punch and a pleasing finish.|
|Cotes du Rhone 2012||(12)||£9.75||£117.00|
|Always a winner the Rhones stakes, this is throughly reliable Cotes du Rhone.|
|La Cote Sauvage Cairanne 2014/2015||(6)||£12.29||£73.74|
|Cotes du Rhone Villages||Mags||£26.50|
Warm, flowing and throughly luxurious Rhone red.
|Les Coteaux Schisteaux Seguret 2013/14||(6)||£11.99||£71.94|
|Cotes du Rhone Villages|
A delicious example of Rhone wine, deep, powerful with excellent integration of fruit and tannins.
|Coudoulet de Beaucastel 2011||(12)||£15.95||£191.40|
|Made by the Perrin brothers who are so dedicated to natural wine making and although this is only the second wine to Chateau de Beaucastel, it is better than many other full Chateauneuf de Papes. It is not as heavy or sumptuous in style because of the extra percentage of Mouverdre used in the making thereof.|
|Domaine Chante Cigal 2013/14||(6)||£21.50||£129.00|
|Chateauneuf de Pape||Mags||£49.50||£297.00|
Well made Chateauneuf in this price range. Good fruit with an underlying vanilla taste and a touch of spice at the end.
|Chateauneuf - du - Pape, La Bernardine 2010/14/15||(6)||£27.00||£162.00|
|Very classy indeed - this is full, young, luscious and a dream to drink. (only a few cases of the 2010 left)|
|Macon Charnay 2014/16||(6)||£9.39||£56.34|
|Fresh to the nose with a touch of citrus fruit mid-palate, this is a pure styled Burgundy that will improve with bottle age.|
|Macon Blanc Villages 2014||(12)||£10.59||£127.08|
|Lovely smooth even burgundy that is equally as good with or without food.|
|Clos de L'Eqlise 2014||(6)||£10.95||£65.70|
|From the excellent 2014 vintage this Macon is completely unoaked.|
|Macon Lugny 2014||(12)||£11.49||£131.40|
|We could not resist this - clean, rounded flavour throughout that goes with anything. Good value.|
|Macon Lugny 'Les Geneivres' 2013/14||(6)||£11.50||£138.00|
This is one of Louis Latours best known wines as it is always consistent in style yet affordable.
|Domaine des Perserons Saint Veran 2015||(6)||£12.49||£74.94|
|Le Quartier de Giroutettes|
|Grown from 40 year olf vines and then fermented in stainless steel makes this a vibrant, clean cut curgundy with excellent mineralty.|
|Chablis La Lotte 2014/15||(6)||£13.95||£83.70|
This is an everyday chablis that has good, clean chablis fruit with a lingering finish.
|Macon Uchizy 2016||(12)||£14.29||£171.48|
|Excellent white Burgundy, round with buttery notes and full of style.|
|A chablis with real purity and precision.|
|Billaud - Simon|
This is top notch Chablis made in the classic way that produces richness and elegance and beautifully balanced acidity. The 2015 follows.
|Exceptional white burgundy that is perfet with any fish.|
|A lovely bright gold colour, this is very attractive Meursault. Good nose, buttery palate but with great depth, a fine texture - an excellent balance between richness and acidity.|
|Meursault Les Vielles Vignes||(12)||£35.50||£426.00|
|Chassagne - Montrachet 2010||(6)||£36.00||£216.00|
|This is a star in the making, with good firm acidity and a slightly orange characater with plenty of fruit and creaminess that is starting to pull together.|
|Puligny Montrachet 2010||(6)||£39.00||£234.00|
|We have just taken delivery of a small parcel of this. This has to be an attractive buy.|
|Bourgogne Pinot Noir Part des Angles 2013||(6)||£13.99||£83.94|
|Cave de Lugny|
|Well made soft, easy drinking Burgundy with a hint of damsons at the end.|
|Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2014/15||(6)||£14.75||£88.50|
|Elegant Pinot Noir, with good purity and delicious brambly fruit throughout.|
|Bourgogne Pinot Noir Vielles Vignes 2014||(12)||£14.59||£175.08|
|Lovely depth of nose and first taste with superb underlying fruit and tannins to support it.|
|Pommard 'Noizons' 2011||(6)||£28.00||£168.00|
Good, steady nose that you feel can only develop. This it does with an excellent rich even taste that grows and opens up. Stylish, but with some charming robustness throughout.
|Gevry Chambertin 2008||(6)||£37.00||£222.00|
|This is generous, complex and well balanced gevry with good texture and tannins.|
|Nuit St Georges 2008||(6)||£37.00||£222.00|
|Well made, complex burgundy that is starting to drink now.|