New World Wines
Buiten Blanc, Constantia £23.00
This full bodied Sauvignon Blanc based blend (85% Sauvignon Blanc, 10% Chenin Blanc, 5% Semillion) offers a variation of fruit characters including ripe gooseberries, green peppers, green melon and hints of tropical fruit. Delicious with seafood, chicken and Thai styled food.
Lofthouse Sauvignon Blanc £25.95
Marlborough, New Zealand
Produced the by the German born Geisen brothers, this is a fascinating wine and a great example of the region. Bursting with very attractive Marlborough Sauvignon characters of tomato leaf, tropical fruit, nettle & pea pod flavours with fresh, citrus acidity that continue to charm today’s palate.
Semillon/Sauvignon, Eagle Vale, Margaret River, £27.00
Classic Bordeaux Blanc style (and indeed now becoming a bit of a recognised style of the region). A classic lively and refreshing style from cool climate vineyards. Clean gooseberry and full array of intense tropical fruit flavours. Citrus and mineral brightness, with intense fruit character and a clean lingering finish.
Pinot Noir Reserva, Vina Mar, Casablanca Valley £24.75
Very attractive and aromatic Pinot bursting with red fruits and cherries delicately laced with spices and toasty touches. From vineyards warmed by Pacific breezes, this is a superb quality wine that captures the grapes silky elegance and true fruit characters.
Gran Hacienda Cabernet Sauvignon £21.00
Maipo Valley, Chile
Quite big-bodied & elegant red which is ripe, round & soft with very appealing blackcurrant fruit & mint aromas, the flavour is big-bodied, powerful and gently chewy, lingering well after the final sup.
Half bottle £11.75
Barossa Shiraz Viognier, Yalumba £26.50
The nose displays generous floral notes from Viognier, combined with dark fruits, black cherries and red spices of the Shiraz. The palate is silky smooth, soft and supple, yet complex. Exotic spices, musk, dark chocolate and cherry flavours combine with a soft layered texture to produce a stylish wine.
Malbec, Ruca Malen, Mendoza £29.45
This blend is 80% Malbec with some Petit Verdot and Tempranillo; a vibrant and fragrant wine brimming with ripe, red cherry and plummy aromas with flashes of spicy liquorice. Full and well-structured on the palate, with elegant, soft tannins and ripe black fruit, balanced by a spicy oak and a delicate vanilla and chocolate tail.