bin          white wines                                     175ml               250ml                    bottle

 

1        cuvée blanc paul bocuse NV france                                               £3.40           £4.50            £12.95

  delicate with a clean, elegant fruit and crisp finish.

 

2        chardonnay les templiers vin de pays 2007 france                                                                          £14.50

  creamy, ripe and crisp wine with refreshingly clean citrus fruit flavours.

 

3        sauvignon blanc finca la colonia 2008 argentina                                                                               £15.50

   intensely aromatic with a fruity palate and clean finish.

 

4        organic catarratto montalto 2007 italy                                                                                             £15.50

   aromas of apples and nuts with orange and orange peel notes on the palate.

 

5        esencia valdemar blanco rioja 2007 spain                                                                                        £15.50

   bright colour with straw green tones. Very fruity with intense aromas.

 

6        picpoul de pinet beauvignac 2007 france                                                                                           £16.00

   refreshing with a zippy, appley bite and bone dry finish. perfect with seafood.

 

7        sauvignon blanc casa lapostolle 2008 chile                                                                                       £17.00

   very fresh on the palate, concentrated and with a very fruity finish.

 

8        viognier / grenache domaine coste 2007 france                                       £4.20            £5.95           £17.50

juicy and fresh with a good weight of fleshy fruit and an almost

ginger-spice character.

         

9        pinot grigio quercus goriska brda 2007 slovinia                                       £4.50            £6.30           £18.00

   a rich vibrant white with citrus overtones and a long subtle finish.

   just over the border from friuli, home of the best pinot grigio.

 

10      condeysa eylo verdejo rueda 2007 spain                                                                                           £18.50

   fresh with some creamy breadth, tapering to a thirst-quenching finish.

 

11      sauvignon blanc nautilus estate 2007/08 n. zealand                                 £5.95           £7.95              £22.50

   aromas of lime give way to an intense palate of passionfruit and citrus flavours.

 

12      the little rascal arneis coopers creek 2007 n. zealand                                                                       £24.00

   a full bodied dry white wine, rich in stone fruit character.

 

13      chablis thierry hamelin 2006 france                                                                                                    £26.50

   light in color with a clean bouquet of apples excellent balance on the finish.

 

14      châteauneuf-du-pape blanc beaurenard 2007 france                                                                         £40.00

   a delightfully aromatic nose, exotic but well balanced.

 

15      meursault vielles vignes v. girardin 2005 france                                                                               £45.00

   a restrained style of meursault, focused and clean with a slightly floral finish.

 

 

bin          red wines                                           175ml                    250ml                    bottle

 

16      cuvée rouge paul bocuse NV france                                                               £3.40             £4.50               £12.95

  medium bodied, soft and well rounded with plenty of fruit.

 

17      merlot de martino 2006/07 chile                                                                                                                   £14.50

   a very dark, rich smoky black fruit, soft, well rounded and easy drinking.

 

18      cabernet sauvignon finca la colonia 2008 argentina                                                                                    £15.50

          intense, ripe fruit flavours, full bodied and well rounded with a rich, spicy finish.

 

19      organic nero d’avola montalto 2007 italy                                                                                                   £15.50

lots of ripe young cherries on the nose, floral and perfumed.

good structure in the mouth.

 

20      pinot noir les templiers côtes de thongue 2007 france                                     £4.00           £5.50                £15.50

a delicate earthy red wine with vegetal savoury fruit

that carries through onto the finish.

 

21      malbec barrel select norton 2005 argentina                                                    £4.60           £6.50                £18.50

mature showing fleshy dark berry fruits with a silky texture.

 

22      côtes du rhône st esprit delas 2007 france                                                                                                  £19.00

characterised by delicate soft strawberry and red fruits

that burst from the glass.

 

23      organic mclaren vale shiraz yalumba 2005/06 australia                                 £5.00        £7.00                  £20.00

blueberry, liquorice and chocolate flavours with well

integrated oak and persistent tannins.

 

24      cabernet sauvignon cuvée alexandre casa lapostolle 2006 chile                                                                £23.00

smooth with well integrated oak, exhibiting ripe plum flavours

with a smoky accent.

 

25      chianti superiore santa cristina antinori 2007 italy                                                                                      £23.00

full robust black cherry and plummy fruit flavours.

Clean and well balanced with a rich lingering finish.

 

26      fleurie clos de quatre vents duboeuf 2007 france                                                                                        £22.00

deep and tight-knit yet balanced with exuberent plum                                                     ½ bottle                £12.50

and cherry fruits.

                                                                        

27      viña salceda rioja reserva chivite 2004 spain                                                                                             £27.50

dark colour with aromas of spice, noble wood and forest fruits.

 

28      pinot noir nautilus estate 2007 n. zealand                                                                                                     £31.50

full bodied with soft tannins and fruit flavours adding structure to the finish.

 

29      rasteau les argiles bleues beaurenard 2005 france                                                                                      £35.00

refined style with layers of silky fruit.

 

30      charmes de kirwan margaux 2004 france                                                                                                     £45.00

a consistently good wine, with a lovely overt, fruity scent and excellent depth.

 

 

 

bin rosé wines                                                                                           175ml           250ml           bottle

 

 

31      domaine coste rosé vin de pays 2008 france                                                       £3.60           £5.50            £14.95

delicate soft and elegant, with fresh clean fruit flavours and dry finish.

 

32      côtes du provence rosé domaine de la croix 2007 france                                                                            £24.00

a dry rose showing a subtle blend of crushed fruit and herbs.

 

 

 

 

bin champagne & sparkling                                                                                         bottle

 

33      champagne v. testulat blanc de noir NV france                                                                                             £33.00

a well balanced rich and fruity style with complex flavours

of vanilla, lime and peaches.

 

34      champagne deutz brut classic NV france                                                                                                       £41.00

this champagne exudes ripe fruit flavours and full bodied elegance.

 

35      champagne deutz rosé brut NV france                                                                                                           £45.00

the bouquet, which is slightly spicy, gives way to a basket of soft red fruit flavours.