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Wine list highlights

Below is just a selection of some of the wines we have to offer.Vintages may vary. Please ask you you need to
 

Champagne        1.    DOM PERIGNON    1996                        £ 150.00
                Since 1921 this has remained synonymous with luxury
                Perfect mid-palate weight, persistent mousse and ultra
                Smooth creaminess of fruit

            2.    TAITTINGER     N.V.                            £ 49.00
                A great champagne House noted for its elegance and     
                Purity with a light and simply luscious taste

            3.          CHARLES HEIDSIECK mis en cave 1996                                   £ 68.50
                “The best non vintage champagne ” quoted from the worlds
                                                     foremost Champagne expert Tom Stevenson                                 
                                                                            .

Sparkling        4.    METHODE CHAMPENOISE                                 £ 24.50
                A good value dry sparkling wine from an area outside of Champagne.
                
                                                                 5    CHATEAU DU PARADIS St Emilion Grand Cru 1993         £ 38.50                                                         Merlot 75%, Cabernet franc 20%, Cabernet-Sauvignon 5%
                
            6.    CHATEAU HAUT-BERNAT Puisseguin-St Emilion 1994                    £ 34.95

            7.    CHATEAU MONTAIGUILLON St Emilion  1995                                £ 42.95
                                 A Merlot dominated blend of 70-80% rounded off by Cabernet Sauvignon
                                                 and Cabernet Franc

            8.    CLOS DE REGES Lalande de Pomerol 1995                                           £29.50
                From  JPMoueix the makers of Petrus
    
                9           FRANK PHELAN St Estephe     1995                                                 £ 29.00
The second wine of Phelan Segur.  A stylish well made wine, well
                balanced, medium bodied and showing positive results from
                investment in new wood and modern approach

                                                         10.    CHATEAU CISSAC Cru Bourgeois     1988/1998                         £ 32.50                                                 
  This is a very traditional and robust wine which is always reliable
                and well made and ages well.  Text book claret.                          
            
                                       
                        11        CHATEAU CALON SEGUR St Estephe 3eme Cru classe  1994          £ 105.00

 
                                                     
                        12         CHATEAU PICHON BARON Pauillac 2eme Cru classe 1986             £ 180.00
                                                                                                                     1996             £ 160.00

                                       


Rhone    Red        14A    CHATEAUNEUF du PAPE     Lou Frejau 1995/1998                       £ 45.00
                Made from Grenache, Mouvedre, Syrah, Vaccarese, Cinsault,
                                                    Counoise,Terret, Muscardin and drinking beautifully. This type
                                                     of wine is becoming increasingly rare to find.

                                       14 B      CHATEAUNEUF du PAPE Mordoree Reine du Bois 2001                   £ 350.00
                                                     Rated 100 Points buy Robert Parker. 78% Grenache, 10%Mouvedre,
                                                     Cinsault,Counoise,Syrah & Vaccarese. Only 1000 cases produced.
            
                                          15    COTES du RHONE                                                                             £ 19.70
                                                       Bright colour, slight attractive peppery taste.  Very well made.           ½    £ 12.50

                                            Burgundy Red        16    BOURGOGNE ROUGE                                 £ 21.90                                                                                A fine full bodied round wine made purely from Pinot Noir grapes.        

   17    BROUILLY – Cru Beaujolais                                            £ 19.50
                A distinctive wine from Beaujolais with a food flowery bouquet.

White Rhone        18    COTES du RHONE   2011                                                  £ 19.70
                


White            19    CHABLIS                                £ 24.50
                Crispy dry wine renowned pedigree and  a creamy flinty                     ½    £ 15.75
                Taste.

            20    SAUVIGNON ST BRIS                                                  £ 19.90
                Perfumed dry fresh wine from an area close to Chablis.
                Well recommended.
    
            21    MACON BLANC                                                             £ 19.90
                Good Chardonnay personalities.  
                Clean firm and fresh white wine.

Loire                   22    MUSCADET de SEVRE ET MAIN                        £ 19.00
                Dry, light delicately flavoured wine with mellow spring
                freshness and colour.

                                                           Alsace               23    GEWURZTRAMINER                                            £ 23.50                                                                                                       A pronounced lychee aroma with a rich spicy taste and lovely perfumed finish.

            24    PINOT BLANC                            £ 22.50
                An exceptionally well made wine intensely aromatic,
                Very rich on the palate with a savoury finish.
                A lovely alternative to Burgundy for those that like their
                Wines with less acidity and more fruit.

                
Rose            25    PORTUGUESE ROSE                        £ 15.90
                Delicate light and fragrant wine, easy drinking and
                Unpretentious.

                                                                                                                                   
DAO                              26           DAO SERRADO BRANCO                                              £25.00
                                                     
                                                      
             Minho                27    VINHO VERDE ALVARINHO                                                   £24.50
                                                     Dry, creamy, nutty and exotic
                

                                                          DOURO    28     ALTANO                                                                         £ 22.50                                                    Malvasia, Moscatel and Viosinho grapes combine to produce a very fresh
                                                     and modern style. One of Portugal’s best white wines.
                  

                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Red Dao        29    DAO PACO DOS CUNHAS de  SANTAR NATURE    2010                 £25.90
                Full bodied silky smooth and seductive. 14% abv.
                A classic match for pork and lamb
        
30    DAO QUINTA dos ROQUES RESERVA    1997/2000        £ 49.50
                This is the top wine from the best producer in the Dao area.
                Full bodied and intense with a gamey herby taste.  A wine which
                Will suit substantial meat dishes.

Bairrada Red                                                 31    BAIRRADA                                                    £ 19.90
                Portugal’s answer to claret.  Good deep and fragrant bouquet
                With an oaky soft tannin flavour.

            32    CALDA BORDALESA 2003                                                            £ 49.00
                                                     Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot &Petit Verdot. Bordeaux blend wine
                                                     made in limited quantities. Fabulous.
                
Beiras Red        33          OURO VELHO                                                                                          £25.00
                                                      Touriga Nacional , Tinta Cao and Tinta Roriz
                                                      A great wine old style wine with mellow dry fruit  flavours                                                     

  Alentejo Red               34    ESPORAO Touriga Nacional                        £ 39.00
                The benchmark wine for Touriga Nacional
                

            35    ESPORAO PRIVATE SELECTION GARAFEIRA             £ 49.50
                Top of the range wine for Esporao.  A complex bouquet with
                                                     Great concentration of fruit and oak. Exceptional wine
                

            36    PERA MANCA                                     £ 295.00
                One of Portugal’s’ most iconic and rarest wines.  Full bodied
                With dark ripe fruits, tobacco and cocao notes.  A truly great wine.

            

Douro    Red        37          Bafarela  Reserva 2012                                                      £ 27.00
                                  Big and full bodied, yet smooth and refined. Aged  in French oak
 and absolutely delicous

                                       

                                      38    REDOMA-NIEPOORT (RED) 1997                    £ 57.50
                Made from 60 yr old vines.  Very deep and sensuous wine with
                Smoked blackcurrant fruit and wonderfully long spicy finish.
                A top class wine from one of Portugal’s great wine makers
                                       
                                       39    BARCA VELHA 1991                            £ 300.00
                Portugal’s most famous and most expensive red.  Very dark,
                Deep brooding wine.  Very complex with layers of fruit and tannins
                And very long dry finish.

                                                                         40    CHRYSEIA (RED)    2001                                                         £ 65.00                                          A collaboration between Bruno Prats of Cos d Estournel fame
                And the Symington family owners of Grahams, Warres etc.  
                A very fine wine which is harmonious and shows great elegance.

            41    HOUSE RED OR WHITE                      Btle    £ 16.90
                                            




PORT                                                             Niepoort Junior                        Btle      £ 45 .00                                                                                                                  Glass    £ 7.00.

              Niepoort Senior                         Btle    £45.00
                                                               Glass    £ 7.00
                  Grahams lbv 1995/96                                     Btle      £ 45.00
                                                                                      Glass    £ 7.00
  Grahams 1966                              Btle    £ 175.00
                                            
Fonseca 1980                            Btle    £ 100.00

Quarles Harris 1980                        Btle    £ 65.00

Rainha Santa 1985                        Btle    £ 65.00

Royal Oporto 1985                          Btle     £ 65.00

Petres 1990    (Niepoort)                    Btle     £ 80.00

Quinto do Passadouro    1996                      Magnum     £ 140.00

Quinta da Ervamoira 10 yr old Tawny            Btle    £ 75.00
    Glass    £ 12.00

   

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