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					Wine List
We hope you enjoy tasting your way through our diverse selection of regional wines from
Europe’s most dedicated and passionate winemakers. We’re enthusiastically committed to the
Mediterranean way of life and all the wines featured reflect a genuine love of uncomplicated
food, luscious wine and great company. (O) Denotes organically grown grapes.

By the glass

Champagne & Sparkling                                                                       125ml   Bottle

624      Prosecco di Valdobbiadene NV, Veneto                                               5.00    25.00

625      Vino Spumante Brut Rose 2008, Piemonte                                             5.50    28.00

601      Moutardier Carte D’or Brut NV, Champagne                                           7.00    37.50

Surprise me!                                                                                        125ml

Each day the team will pick a special wine from the cellar to serve by the glass.           4.00

White                                                                               125ml   175ml   Bottle

101      Piquepoul – Sauvignon Les Granges de Felines, Herault, France              2.50    3.60    14.00

102      Roussane – Chardonnay Domaine Belle Mare, France                           2.90    4.25    17.00

103      Rioja Blanco Beronia, Spain                                                3.25    4.50    18.00

110      Pinot Grigio Villa Rossa, Trentino, Italy                                  3.75    5.50    22.00

108      Grecanico Di Giovanna, Sicily, Italy                                       3.85    5.75    23.00


301      Rosado Garnacha, Soliluna, Carinena, Spain                                 2.50    3.75    15.00


201      Grenache - Merlot, Les Granges de Felines, Herault, France                 2.50    3.60    14.00

211      Syrah Domaine Provenquiere, Languedoc, France                              2.90    4.25    17.00

202      Cabernet Sauvignon Coteaux de Peyriac, France                              3.25    4.75    18.50

212      Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Cantine Mucci, Italy                               3.50    5.25    21.00

203      Frontaria Tinto, Douro, Portugal                                           3.80    5.75    22.50

206      Sangiovese, Chianti, Tuscany, Italy                                        4.20    6.25    25.00

Look out for our monthly wine tasting events. Fun, informal evenings designed for those who
know a little but would enjoy finding out more.

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A sprinkling of boutique wines & vintages packed full of character & charisma


624   Prosecco di Valdobbiadene NV
      Endrizzi, Valdobiadene D.O.C. Veneto 25.00
      Award winning Prosecco from this proudly traditional family

625   Prosecco 'Spumante Dry' NV
      Botter, Valdobbiadene D.O.C. Veneto 30.00
      Fine & delicate bubbles in this chic Prosecco. Perfect aperitif

626   Prosecco Superiore Cartizze 2007
      Silvano Follador, Valdobbiadene D.O.C, Veneto 35.00
      (O) Cartizze refers to the tiny hill that embodies the most celebrated zone of Prosecco production. Classy & refined

627   Vino Spumante Brut Rose 'Il Vigliacco' 2008
      Buglioni, Molinara, Piemonte 28.00
      Refined sparkling wine. Red berries, flavoursome palate & fine mousse. Lambrusco eat your heart out!


601   Moutardier Carte D’or Brut NV
      Champagne Moutardier, Le Breuil 37.50
      Englishman Jonathan Saxby produces this rich, aromatic non-vintage. Full of flavour & texture

602   Joseph Perrier ‘Cuvee Royale’ Brut NV
      Champagne Joseph Perrier, Chalons en Champagne 45.00
      Queen Victoria’s favourite Champagne still produced by this family owned Grande Marque House

603   Petitjean-Pienne ‘Coeur de Chardonnay’ NV
      Petitjean-Pienne, Cramant 47.50
      Elegant, delicious Champagne made from 100% Chardonnay by this award winning Grand Cru

604   Gosset Grande Reserve NV
      Champagne Gosset, Ay 65.00
      The oldest wine house in Champagne blends several vintages in this powerful, biscuity, classic

605   Joseph Perrier Cuvee Royale Vintage 1999
      Champagne Joseph Perrier, Chalons en Champagne 67.50
      Tropical fruits, ripe, rich, creamy. Complex enough to enjoy with food

606   Gosset Grande Rose Brut NV
      Champagne Gosset, Ay 78.00
      Rose salmon in colour. Intense, fresh, lively & delicate

607   Joseph Perrier Cuvee Josephine 1995
      Champagne Joseph Perrier, Chalons en Champagne 110.00
      Full bodied, elegant & complex. A wonderful match for fine food

608   Krug Grande Cuvee NV
      Champagne Krug, Reims 185.00
      Legendary, crafted with passion by the Krug family. One for the Connoisseurs

609   Joseph Perrier ‘Cuvee Royale’ Brut NV
      Champagne Joseph Perrier, Chalons en Champagne 90.00
      Tastes even better poured from a magnum
      Pre-order only

Quaff away

101   Piquepoul – Sauvignon 2008
      Les Granges de Felines, Herault, France 14.00
      Fantastic with fish. Zesty, herbal character

102   Roussane – Chardonnay 2007
      Domaine Belle Mare, Languedoc – Roussillon, France 17.00
      Medium bodied with juicy ripe orchard fruit flavours

103   Rioja Blanco 2007
      Beronia, Rioja Alto, Spain 18.00
      Fresh, fruity & crisp with summer fruit

104   Greco Selezione 2008
      La Guardiense, D.O.C. Sannio, Campania, Italy 25.00
      Beautiful. Full of perfume & concentration

Fresh, juicy & lovely

105   Verdicchio dei Castelli Di Jesi 2008
      Zaccagnini, Verdicchio, Italy 23.00
      Elegant bouquet with notes of yeast and fresh bread followed by ripe fruit tang on the finish

106   Touraine Sauvignon Blanc 2007
      Domaine Michaud, A.O.C.Touraine, France 24.00
      Aromatic, packed with fruit

107   Picpoul de Pinet 2007
      Mas Saint Laurent, Languedoc, France 23.00
      Seriously sophisticated. Minerally edge, grapefuit & lime. Marvellous!

108   Grecanico 2007
      Di Giovanna, IGT Sicily, Italy 23.00
      (O)Ripe exotic fruit aromas and flavours with a deliciously fresh mouth feel

Mouth watering

109   Sancerre ‘Cuvee Flores’ 2007
      Vincent Pinard 36.00
      Also known as “the Rolls Royce” of Sancerre, Vincent produces the best wines in the region

110   Pinot Grigio 2007
      Villa Rosa, Trentino, Italy 22.00
      Refined and elegant with an abundance of flavours

111   Frontaria Branco Malvasia 2008
      Quinta do Portal, Douro, Portugal 19.00
      Lemon, lime, zesty & fresh. A great alternative to Sauvignon blanc

112   Chardonnay ‘Cuvee de l’Odyssee’ 2006
      Chateaux Rives-Blanques, Limoux, France 30.00
      Recently voted as one of the best Chardonnay in France

113   G & K Grillo 2005
      Di Giovanna, IGT Sicily 27.00
      (O) Aromatic and full of tropical fruit salad flavours
Foodie wines

114   Maccabeu ‘Libellule?’ 2005
      Domaine de l’Ausseil, Cotes Catalanes, France 20.00
      (O) Fantastic organic & bio-dynamically produced wine. White blossom & honey scented. Not to be missed!

115   Vernaccia di San Gimignano 2007
      Poderi del Paradiso, Tuscany, Italy 23.00
      Fresh, clean and full of flavour from the only Tuscan white

116   Albarino 2007
      Bodegas Eidosela, Rias Baixas, Spain 33.00
      Northern Spain’s favourite grape with oodles of flavours

117   Herdade dos Grous Branco 2008
      Alentejano, Portugal 30.00
      Stunning, amber nectar from a beautiful region

118   Vina Gravonia Crianza 1999
      R Lopez de Heredia - Vina Tondonia, Rioja Alta, Spain 32.00
      Very traditional with hint of caramel, quince and tangerine balanced by judicious oak

Old world charm

119   Chablis 2006
      Domaine des Marronniers, Burgundy, France 28.00
      Chardonnay with a flinty and steely touch

120   Montagny 1er Cru Les Coéres 2006
      Domaine Feuillat-Juillot, Burgundy, France 32.75
      Intense aromas of apple, melon and citrus fruit followed by a round finish

121   St Aubin 1er Cru En Rémilly 2007
      Domaine Gilles Bouton, Burgundy, France 42.00
      This wine displays the hallmark of 1er Cru burgundy. A treat

122   Châteauneuf du Pape 2006
      Domaine de la Charbonniere, Rhone, France 48.00
      Full bodied with spiciness and baked orchard fruits

123   Pouilly Fume ‘Tryptique’ 2005
      Alain Cailbourdin, Burgundy, France 48.50
      Fine-tuned wine from 70 yrs old vines with rich flavours and delicate touch of oak

Strawberry fields

301   Rosado Garnacha 2008
      Soliluna, Covinca, Carinena, Spain 15.00
      Lovely, light easy drinking style with an abundance of ripe strawberry fruit

302   Grenache 'Le Delice des Anges' 2008
      Domaine de Bellemare 20.00
      This 100% Grenache has layers of red berries, blackcurrant flavours with a rich, creamy finish

303   Portal Vinho Rosado 2008
      Quinta do Portal, Douro, Portugal 24.00
      Lovely intense pink. Full of fruit. Clean & refreshing

                                         All vintages are subject to change


201   Grenache - Merlot 2007
      Les Granges de Felines, Herault, France 14.00
      Juicy red berries. Upfront & expressive

202   Cabernet Sauvignon ‘La Galiniere’ 2007
      Coteaux de Peyriac, France 18.50
      Blackcurrant aromas & flavours with a silky finish

203   Frontaria Tinto 2005
      Quinta do Portal, Douro, Portugal 22.50
      Lively & bright with fresh fruits of the forest flavours

204   Il Bardolino 2008
      Buglioni, Bardolino, North East Italy 24.00
       Deliciously fleshy with cherries & spice on the palate

205   Rioja Crianza 2006
      Beronia, Rioja Alta, Spain 26.00
      Enjoyable, ripe, juicy fruit. Fresh & sweet with enticing vanilla & coconut aromas

Juicy fruit

206   Chianti Colli Senesi 2006
      Poderi Del Paradiso, Tuscany, Italy 25.00
      Velvety Sangiovese from the foothill of San Gimignano

207   Anjou Gamay 2007
      Domaine de Brize, Loire, France 20.50
      Easy drinking and full of red fruits flavours

208   Piedirosso 2007
      Domenico Ocone, Campania, Italy 26.00
      Packed with red fruit, cherry & strawberries

209   Fleurie 2007
      Domaine de Robert, Beaujolais, France 26.00
      Copybook Fleurie from a family own vineyard very much in touch with nature

210   Valpolicella Ripasso ‘Mara’ 2006
      Domenico Cesari, Valpolicella, Veneto, Italy 34.00
      Warm, ripe cherry & damson fruit. Persistence of flavour with a wink to it’s big brother, Amarone

Spicy & seductive

211   Syrah 2007
      Domaine La Provenquiere, Languedoc, France 17.00
      Voted top 100 Vin de Pays this “Shiraz” has style and a persistent finish

212   Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2007
      Cantine Mucci, Italy 21.00
      Velvety with rich flavours and a touch of white pepper

213   Lledoner Pelut 2003
      Canteperdrix, Cotes de Cassan, France 26.00
      (O) Organically grown rare grape variety (cousin of Grenache). Rich, smoky, Autumnal red
214   Vallobera Reserva Rioja 1999
      Bodegas Vallobera, Rioja Alavesa, Spain 35.00
      Rich, complex, plum & spice edged. A classy Rioja

215   Aglianico 2005
      Di Meo, Campania, Italy 30.00
      Juicy, moreish & perfect for Autum

Ripe elegance

216   Herdade dos Grous Tinto 2007
      Alentejano, Portugal 32.00
      Gorgeous velvety texture. Fresh, fruity & clean.

217   Chassagne Montrachet 2006
      Domaine Bernard Moreau, Burgundy, France 42.00
      Tantalising summer fruits with grip & length of flavour. A quality wine to drink now

218   Chianti Classico Riserva ‘Croce’ 2004
      Terrabianca, Tuscany, Italy 37.00
      Impressive in structure with delicate vanilla & spice aroma followed by a soft, round palate

219   Crozes Hermitage Cuvee Alberic Bouvet 2006
      Domaine Gilles Robin, Rhone, France 35.50
      100% Syrah with plum, violet aromas & opulence on the palate

Big boys

220   Volnay 2001
      Domaine Regis, Rossignol Changarnier, Burgundy, France 47.00
      Savoury with concentrated smoky character. Superb

221   Piedirosso ‘Calidonio’ 2006
      Ocone, DOC Taburno, Italy 50.00
      (O) Top cuvee from Ocone (only 3000 bottles are produced). Great dollops of concentrated fruit

222   Lezcano – Lacalle Reserva 2002
      Lezcano – Lacalle, Cigales, Spain 56.00
      Try this, you will not be disappointed! Amazing character & depth from this pioneering wine maker

223   Campaccio 2005
      Terrabianca, IGT Toscana, Italy 41.50 (Also available as Magnum 80.00)
      Super Tuscan with intense berry fruit character

224   Barolo 2004
      Fabio Burlotto, Barolo, Italy 55.00
      Sweet spices, pipe tobacco, dark bitter chocolate. Fruit laden and silky. Delicious!


                                        All vintages are subject to change
Reserve Wines
A small selection of the most prestigious wines held in our cellar


401     Sancerre ‘Harmonie’ 2006 (Barrel Fermented)
        Vincent Pinard, Loire 50.00

402     Puligny Montrachet 1er Cru La Garenne 2006
        Domaine Gilles Bouton, Burgundy 57.00

403     Chablis Grande Cru Bougros 2006
        Domaine Bernard Defaix, Burgundy 58.00

404     Chassagne Montrachet 1er Cru 2004
        Domaine Bernard Moreau, Burgundy 61.00

405     Vina Tondonia Gran Reserva Blanco 1981
        R Lopez de Heredia, Rioja Alto 68.00

406     Meursault Poruzot 1er Cru 2004
        Domaine Jobard-Morey, Burgundy 69.00

407     Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru 2004
        Domaine Chevalier, Burgundy 95.00


410     Chateau La Tourette 2002
        Pauillac, Bordeaux 55.50

411     Amarone 'Bosan' 2000
        Cesari, D.O.C. Amarone della Valpolicella 95.00

412     Brunello di Montalcino 2003 (o)
        Corte Pavone, Tuscany 65.00

413     Gevrey Chambertin 1er Cru Lavaux St Jacques 2001
        Domaine Harmand Geoffroy, Burgundy 67.70

414     Vina Tondonia Gran Reserva 1987
        R Lopez de Heredia, Rioja Alta 70.00

415     Mazis-Chambertin Grand Cru 2001
        Domaine Harmand Geoffroy, Burgundy 86.00

416     Pommard Clos des Epeneaux 1993
        Comte Armand, Burgundy 112.00

417     Ruchottes Chambertin 1993
        Christophe Roumier, Burgundy 165.00

                                          All vintages are subject to change
Bin End Wines
Some real bargains to be found here as we clear our cellars of Non European and historic
Glassboat wines

501     Falanghina 2007
        Ocone, Campania, Italy 25.00
        Like a freshly baked Bramley apple
502     Chenin Blanc ‘Dedicace’ 2006
        Chateaux Rives-Blanques, Limoux, France 27.50
        Peach, apples and a delightful touch of oak
503     Gewurztraminer cuvee Catherine 2006
        Domaine Martin Schaetzel, Alsace, France 35.00
        (O) Off dry with lychee, Turkish delight and honey on the palate
504     Saumur 2006
        Chateau du Hureau, Loire, France 32.00
        Baked apples and honey fragrance with a mineral texture and typical Chenin fruit finish
504     Chenin Blanc 2006
        Heller Estate, Carmel Valley, California, USA 35.00
        (O) Wondrous Chenin blanc from cool Carmel. Summer blossom, jasmine & rose. Exotic, grapey & floral
505     Hamilton Russell Chardonnay 2007
        Walker Bay, South Africa 35.00
        Elegant, textured & intense wine with s strong personality


507     Lirac ‘La Fermade’ 2006
        Domaine Maby, Rhône Valley, France 25.00
        Full bodied rose, juicy palate, soft tannins & dry finish. Lovely!
508     Wickham Celebration Rosé 2007
        Wickham, Hampshire, England 20.50
        Rich, refined and full of juicy red fruits
509     Bestué Tempranillo Cabernet 2008
        Bodegas Otto Bestué, Somontano, Spain 23.50
        Fresh & packed with blackcurrant


510     Chateau Falfas 2005
        Cotes de Bourg, Bordeaux, France 28.00
        (O) Delicious ripeness of fruit, concentrated, velvety texture
511     Rijks 'Private Cellar' Pinotage 2003
        Rijks privte cellar, Tulbagh, South Africa 35.00
        Deep ruby red in colour, aromas of black, red & blue berries. Ripe fruit flavours, good tannin & oak
512     St Joseph 2006
        Domaine Georges Vernay, Rhône Valley, France 37.00
        Classic, dark Northern Rhone Syrah. Wonderful concentration of juicy cassis & bilberry
513     Gran Casa Magrez Oak aged reserve 1997
        Bernard Magrez, Uruguay 34.00
        Full bodied red with intense, smoky flavours
514     Givry 1er Cru ‘Clos les Grandes Vignes’ 2006
        Domaine Parizé, Burgundy, France 37.00
        Fabulous Pinot noir from the 6th generation of winemaker in the Parizé family
515     Pinot Noir 2006
        Hamilton Russell, Walker Bay, South Africa 45.00
        Leading South African winery. Bramble, smoke & violet undertones in this big red
516     L’ Amarone 2003
        Buglioni, Valpolicella, Veneto 59.00
        Big boy. Superb, sweet cherry & ripe fruit

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