Wines Specials January 2016 - White

Domaine Villargeau Sauvignon Blanc
Loire, France 2014
From vineyards facing Sancerre on the banks of the Loire, this is a crisp, fresh wine with
rich gooseberry and citrus character with a touch of minerality.
175ml - £5.95 / 250ml - £7.50 / Bottle - £21.50

Wines Specials January 2016 - Red

Klippenkop Pinotage
Robertson, South Africa 2014
A deep purple colour with delicious flavours of ripe strawberry, juicy plums and rich, red cherry.
175ml - £5.70 / 250ml - £7.00 / Bottle - £19.00

English Sparkling Wine, Prosecco and Champagne

Prosecco Spumante DOC Maurizio Martino
Veneto, Italy NV
Elegant, delicate and aromatic Prosecco with hints of apples and honeysuckle.
125ml - £5.00 / Bottle - £21.75

Fabiano Spumante Rosato Castello 4357
Veneto, Italy NV
Refreshingly light characters of wild strawberries, very well balanced, with a fine mousse and a long finish.
Bottle - £25.00

Bluebell Vineyard Estates, Hindleap Blanc de Blancs
Sheffield Park, West Sussex 2010
Aromas of peaches and lemon prevail, with fresh lemon/lime, wild honey and brioche flavours.
125ml - £6.00 / Bottle - £32.50

Court Garden Classic Cuvée
Ditchling, West Sussex 2013
Made in the traditional method from classic Champagne varietals Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier
Bottle - £39.50

Wiston Estate Rosé
Findon, West Sussex NV
The NV Rosé is a fabulous example, salmon pink in colour, a wonderful mousse and hints of red berry fruit
Bottle - £42.50

Henri Mandois Brut Origine
Champagne, France NV
Wonderfully fresh with notes of lemon, honey and brioche, a vibrant mousse and a delicate finish.
Bottle - £45.00

Laurent Perrier Brut NV
Champagne, France NV
An attractive Champagne, laced with ripe pears, apricots, dried flowers and spices.
Bottle - £60.00

Rosé

Canaletto Pinot Grigio Rosé
Veneto, Italy 2014
Light and easy drinking Rosé with a hint of citrus
175ml - £4.80 / 250ml - £6.00 / Bottle - £17.50

Château la Grave Expression Rosé
Minervois, France 2014
Syrah/Grenache. Light and elegant with red fruit aromas
175ml - £5.75 / 250ml - £7.00 / Bottle - £19.75

Château de Brigue Signature Rosé
Provence, France 2014
Orangey pink in colour with aromas of fresh strawberry with citrus and white stone fruits on the palate.
Bottle - £24.00

White Wine

Santa Helena Sauvignon Blanc
Central Valley, Chile 2015
Good acidity, a fresh young character with a vivid and persistent finish.
175ml - £4.75 / 250ml - £6.00 / Bottle - £16.75

Domaine les Yeuses Vermentino
Languedoc-Roussillon, France 2014
Crisp, fresh with apricot and peach flavours and a balanced acidity on the finish.
175ml - £5.00 / 250ml - £6.25 / Bottle - £17.50

San Martino Pinot Grigio
Venezia-Giulia, Italy 2014
Rich with spicy fruit and a lovely clean, fresh finish. Beautiful character.
175ml - £5.25 / 250ml - £6.50 / Bottle - £18.50

Le Casse-Noix Chardonnay
Languedoc-Roussillon, France 2014
This super-crisp unoaked Chardonnay is light with apple and peach notes
175ml - £5.50 / 250ml - £6.75 / Bottle - £18.75

Luis Canas Rioja Blanco
Rioja, Spain 2014
Citrus and apple on the nose with great structure and balance and a long refreshing finish.
175ml - £5.75 / 250ml - £7.00 / Bottle - £20.00

Alvi’s Drift Red Bishop Viognier
Worcester, South Africa 2013/14
Aromas of apricots and white peaches. The wine is soft, ripe, and round well balanced with fresh acidity.
Bottle - £23.50

Forrest Estate Sauvignon Blanc
Marlborough, New Zealand 2014
Fresh acidity with classic ripe gooseberry, blackcurrant and hints of tropical fruit.
175ml - £6.25 / 250ml - £9.00 / Bottle - £25.00

Albariňo, Martin Codax
Rias Baixas, Spain 2014
Aromatic, soft and intense peachy fruit a perfect match with our fish dishes.
Bottle - £28.00

Albourne Estate, White Pinot Noir
Albourne, West Sussex 2014
Clean, fresh with good acidity. Minerality and crisp fruit come through on the palate. Excellent length and finish.
Bottle - £28.50

Glen Carlou Chardonnay
Paarl, South Africa 2013
Soft with hints of stone fruits and citrus. Oak aged, with a creamy texture, but well-balanced with natural acidity.
Bottle - £29.00

Cantina Produttori del Gavi, Gavi di Gavi
Piedmont, Northern Italy 2014
Crisp, fresh and intensely flavoured. Fantastic quality.
Bottle - £30.00

Quincy, Domaine des Ballandors
Loire, France 2012/3
An aromatic wine with bags of mineral content with touches of flint. A classic Loire Sauvignon
Bottle - £32.00

Domaine Defaix Chablis
Burgundy, France 2013
The palate is elegant, dry and characterised by crisp, citrus flavours overlaid with smoky notes.
Bottle - £34.00

Isabel Estate Pinot Gris
Marlborough, New Zealand 2013
Mineral rich Alsatian style of Pinot Gris from one of the last independent family owned vineyards in Marlborough.
Bottle - £38.00

Domaine Vessigaud Pouilly Fuissé
Burgundy, France 2011/12
Delicate, subtle, combining purity, minerality, with a good balance of freshness.
Bottle - £45.00

Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Garennes, Vincent Prunier
Burgundy, France 2013
Aromas of white flowers and grapefruit, fresh and soft palate marked by a lasting minerality on the finish.
Bottle - £55.00

Red Wine

Dominique Baud, Merlot
France 2014
A rich velvety well rounded Merlot well balanced with hints of berries
175ml - £4.75 / 250ml - £6.00 / Bottle - £16.75

Willowglen Shiraz/Cabernet
South Eastern Australia 2013
Soft and spicy Shiraz is blended with rich, full-bodied Cabernet to make this easy-drinking fruity wine.
175ml - £5.00 / 250ml - £6.25 / Bottle - £17.75

Le Casse-Noix Cabernet Sauvignon
Languedoc, France 2014
Full bodied, intense with countless layers of flavour including blackcurrant.
175ml - £5.50 / 250ml - £6.75 / Bottle - £18.75

Les Yeuses Grenache les Fruits Murs
Languedoc-Rousillon, France 2013
100% Grenache. Notes of forest fruits, well balanced with fine tannins.
175ml - £5.75 / 250ml - £7.00 / Bottle - £19.75

Vida Organica Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina 2015
The sweet tannins and well balanced by the acidity. Classy, refined with a hint of spice.
175ml - £5.80 / 250ml - £7.50 / Bottle - £21.00

Anares Rioja Crianza
Rioja, Spain 2012
Ripe fruit flavours, delicate oak influence, good structure.
175ml - £6.00 / 250ml - £7.50 / Bottle - £22.00

Salice Salentino Riserva Casato di Melzi
Puglia, Italy 2011
Oak aged for two years, hints of leather and spices, vanilla and cherry on the nose, with a soft and fruity palate.
Bottle - £23.00

Puy de Dôme Pinot Noir
Loire, France 2013
Beautifully textured palate with red cherry and spice flavours. Pure and light in style.
Bottle - £25.00

Beaujolais Villages Domaine Les Tours de Montmelas
Beaujolais, France 2013
Bright, vibrant appearance and fresh, crushed red berry fruit on the palate.
Bottle - £28.00

Luigi Bosca Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina 2012
Amazing concentration with layers of black fruit, tobacco and chocolate flavours with soft vanilla overtones.
Bottle - £29.00

Altun Rioja Reserva, Bodegas Altun
Rioja, Spain 2009
A beautifully ripe and fruity wine from this modern Bodega with soft, subtle oak.
Bottle - £32.00

Terre di San Leonardo
Alto Adige, Italy 2012
Dry, soft and well-balanced on the palate, with notes of dark cherries, plums, leather & spices and a long finish.
Bottle - £34.00

Château La Croix Bonneau
Bordeaux, France 2010/11
Ageing in top quality French oak barrels has given a complex, mellow, long finish. Firm tannins with red berry notes.
Bottle - £38.00

Vino Nobile de Montepulciano La Braccesca
Tuscany, Italy 2011/12
This is an elegant wine with soft, supple ripe fruit and wonderful balance.
Bottle - £43.00

Châteauneuf du Pape, Domaine La Boutinière
Rhône, France 2011
Aged in oak for 12 months. Full and complex with smooth spicy fruit with a certain elegance and finesse
Bottle - £50.00

Vincent Prunier Pommard 1er Cru, Les Chaponnières
Burgundy, France 2011
Aged in oak for 12 months. Full and complex with smooth spicy fruit with a certain elegance and finesse.
Bottle - £50.00

Dessert Wine Special

Château Filhot Sauternes Gold Reserve
Bordeaux, France 1998
The Château Filhot is classic Sauternes with candied orange peel a touch of
honey and nutty notes. Fabulous with most desserts.
50ml - £2.75 / 100ml - £5.50 / 750ml - £36.50

Dessert Wine

Deen Bortoli Vat 5 Botrytis Semillon
Riverina, Australia 2009
Luscious, intense flavours of citrus, apricot and honey.
Perfect with dried fruit/nut-based desserts, or cheese.
50ml - £3.00 / 100ml - £6.00 / 375ml - £20.00

Quady’s Elysium Black Muscat
California, USA 2013/14
A deep, plummy indulgence with rose aromas and lychee fruit.
Perfect with chocolate desserts or blue cheeses
50ml - £4.25 / 100ml - £8.50 / 375ml - £27.00

Campbells Rutherglen Muscat
Rutherglen, Australia NV
Liquid sultana and raisin character with hints of caramel and a rich, sweet finish.
Perfect with strong cheeses, fruit pudding or after dinner with freshly brewed coffee.
50ml - £4.95 / 100ml - £9.90 / 375ml - £31.50

Sherry

Manzanilla La Goya, Delgado Zuleta
Jerez, Spain NV
Made from Palamino Fino grapes this dry sherry offers camomile and almond aromas
with a complex palate that finishes with a salty tang.
50ml - £2.25 / 100ml - £4.50 / 375ml - £15.00

San Emilio Pedro Ximenez, Lustau
Jerez, Spain NV
Sweet with intense flavours of dried fruit and a long, unctuous finish. Liquid Christmas Pudding!
50ml - £3.40 / 100ml - £6.80 / 375ml - £22.50

Port

Cockburn’s Ruby Port
Douro, Portugal NV
Rich, round, balanced in the mouth, with overt flavours of fresh plums and red fruits.
50ml - £2.75 / 100ml - £5.50 / 750ml - £25.00

Sandeman Late Bottled Vintage Port
Douro, Portugal 2010
Medium-bodied with cherry and chocolate flavours and a long, rich finish.
50ml - £3.25 / 100ml - £6.50 / 750ml - £40.00

Sandeman 10 year old Tawny Port
Douro, Portugal NV
A vibrant red tawny colour of great intensity, typical of this style of youthful, yet aged wine.
With its elegant and complex aromas of ripe fruit, jam and nuts with hints of vanilla and raisins,
it is a most flavoursome wine. Fabulous with selected cheeses and desserts.
50ml - £3.85 / 100ml - £7.70 / 750ml - £48.00

Sandeman Vau Vintage Port
Douro, Portugal 2000
Rich, sweet fruit on the palate, which is smooth and beautifully textured.
There is an excellent quality of fruit, and impressive, ripe tannins.
375ml - £32.00