Proof that some of the best quality and value comes from Italy, we have more than a smattering of wines from this fascinating country in both the shop and on the wine list. England, France, USA, Portugal, South Africa and Spain are also here, with Australia and New Zealand.


House Wine

Finca Constantia Altozano Verdejo Sauvignon Blanc Vino de la Tierra de Castilla
Dry and crisp with lemony honey notes, nicely balanced with a slightly tropical finish.
125ml £3.00  175ml £4.50  Bottle £15.75

Finca Constantia Altozano Tempranillo Syrah Rosé Vino de la Tierra de Castilla
Full of strawberry raspberry tones, fresh dry finish.
125ml £3.00  175ml £4.50  Bottle £15.75

Finca Constantia Altozano Tempranillo Cabernet de la Tierra de Castilla
Deep cherry red, flavours of red fruit and plum, hints of oak, medium bodied with soft tannins.
125ml £3.00  175ml £4.50  Bottle £15.75

Sparkling Wine

Cantina Colli Euganei, Prosecco Spumante Extra Dry DOC. Veneto, Italy
Fizzy flavour of the month! Real Prosecco with purity and depth, bursting with bubbles.
125ml £4.15  Bottle £23.75

Ca Morlin Rosato, Veneto, Italy
Made from the Raboso grape, this sparkler from Northern Italy is made in the same way as Prosecco.
The result, a more intense flavour, loads of tingling bubbles, and its pink - what more could you want!
Bottle £21.75  

Sophie Baron Brut Grand Reserve NV Champagne, France
Produced in Charly-sur-Marne only 50 kilometres from Paris. Named after Sophie, the daughter of the founders. This bright fresh Champagne is really fruity with lovely slow bubbles. Great value!
Bottle £39.50

Hattingley Valley Blanc de Blanc, England
100% Chardonnay goes into this bright crisp English fizz rivalling many sparkling wines from around the world.
Bottle £45.00

Heidsieck Brut Reserve NV, France
Charles Heidsieck drove this company to fame in the very early 1900's. Known as Champagne Charlie in New York, he made Champagne an export success almost single handed. This is classicly rich with small lazy bubbles – worth every penny!
Bottle £54.00

White Wine

Alpha Zeta, ‘P’ Pinot Grigio, Veneto, Italy
We just had to have one. From fruit grown exclusively on the slopes of the Alpone Valley. Quaffable, exciting, just right.
125ml £3.25  175ml £4.75  Bottle £16.75

Forgeron Dubois Sauvignon Blanc 2015 Pays d’Oc, France
Fantastic clean Sauvignon produced in the Minervois region of the Languedoc Roussillon. Light and refreshing with dancing acidity.
125ml £3.50  175ml £5.00  Bottle £18.75

Il Carretto Bianco de Puglia, Puglia, Italy
Bright crisp dry with zesty aromas and almondy notes. Cecilia Berretta makes this lovely white from Malvasia grapes in Puglia — excellent value.
125ml £3.50  175ml £5.00  Bottle £18.75 

Shill’s, Viognier/Grenache Blanc, Pays d’Oc, France
When we were offered the chance of a blend of very ripe Viognier and fresh crisp Grenache Blanc the answer was simple — we had to buy it! This wine has become a firm favourite. Excellent on its own, with apricots and almonds on the nose yet enough acidity on the palate to be exciting.
125ml 125ml £3.50  175ml £5.00  Bottle £18.75

Tinpot Hut, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, New Zealand
A Sauvignon from the heart of the Marlborough Valley in New Zealand. Fiona Turner and her husband Hamish own 50 acres (not hectares) near Blind River. This is her flagship Sauvy. Frankly, fabulous!
125ml £4.25  175ml £6.25  Bottle £23.75

Spice Route Chenin Blanc, South Africa
Fantastic Chenin from the Swartland region in South Africa. The first picking fermented in stainless steel, the second picking fermented in oak and aged for 10 months. Fresh stone fruits, but with subtle richness from the oak ageing – brilliant!
Bottle £22.00

Bogle Vineyards, Chardonnay, California, USA
If you like oak, here it is! The grapes are grown in the Clarksburg and Monterey regions of California and fermented in 50% new oak barrels. The wine then spends a further nine months in 100% new oak barrels. The result is a beautifully integrated, rich wine with pineappley tropical fruit - wow!
Bottle £23.00

Palos de Lusco Albarino 2015, Spain
Classic Albarino from the Rias Baixas region, full of nutty, herby aromas with clean citrussy notes. What a great fish wine! 
Bottle £23.75

Stopham Estate Pinot Gris, England
Now if you think English wine is a bit of a non-starter, try this! An absolute show stopper. Where owner and winemaker Simon Woodhead found all this flavour, we have no idea. Stonking aromatics and lovely fruit on the palate. Try it on its own or with a meat platter, either way it’s very good!
Bottle £25.075

Wild Sauvignon Malborough, New Zealand 
Using nothing but the wild yeasts found on the grapeskins themselves, this Sauvignon Blanc is like no other. Barrel fermentation leaves gentle nutty flavours and hints of oak.
Bottle £35.00 

Rosé Wine

Forgeron Dubois Syrah Rosé, Pays d’Oc, France
Pretty pale pink with soft flavours of red fruits, from the Languedoc.
125ml £3.50  175ml £5.00  Bottle £18.75 

Mateus Rosé, Portugal
Making its grand return Mateus Rosé is still the nations favourite. Off dry and slightly fizzy, just as we remember it — anybody got a lampshade? 
Bottle £16.00

Alpha Zeta Rosata, Italy
Classy pale pink colour with wild strawberry and subtle floral hints on the nose. Refreshingly dry with vibrant red fruit character. Made from the same grape as the previous wine, Corvina here gives this delicate style when made into a Rosé.
Bottle £20.00 

Miraval Rosé 2016 Cotes de Provence, France
This estate was bought by Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie in 2009. Since then it has been transformed. This is their flagship Rosé showing beautiful pale pink colour with touches of wild strawberry and stone fruit. Orangey and peachy on the palate.
Bottle £29.00 

Red Wine

Il Caretto IGT, Rosso di Puglia, Puglia, Italy
Light, bright Sangiovese from Puglia. Excellent just on its own, full of cherry fruit.
125ml £3.50  175ml £5.00  Bottle £18.75 

Forgeron Dubois Merlot, Pays d’Oc, France 
Classy French Merlot from the Languedoc. This is lighter bodied but with plenty of dark fruit on the palate. Great with most meats but equally as good just on its own.
125ml £3.50  175ml £5.00  Bottle £18.75

Shill’s, Cabernet Franc/ Petit Verdot, Pays d’Oc, France 
Buying French wine can be expensive and great value can be difficult to find. This however seems to fit the bill. A proper food wine, excellent with tapas and cheese.
125ml £3.50 175ml £5.00 Bottle £18.75 

Vina Leyda Merlot, Chile 
Classic Chilean Merlot with a soft fruity easy drinking style.
125ml £3.75  175ml £5.75  Bottle £21.00

D’Arenberg Stump Jump Shiraz, McLaren Vale, Australia
Just good fun Shiraz from a famous winery. Great depth of flavour with a long finish.
125ml £4.75  175ml £6.75  Bottle £25.00

Kaiken Reserve Malbec, Mendoza Valley, Argentina
Unoaked Argentinian Malbec. Fantastic fruity style works so well with or without food.
Bottle £19.75

Monte Novo e Figueirinha, Amnésia Tinto, Alentejo, Portugal
Stunning wine from Portugal featuring two local grapes Tourigo National and Aragonez and some Shiraz! Medium bodied with lots of ripe fruit on the palate finishing with a peppery warmth — from Alentejo.
Bottle £19.75 

Moulin des Chênes, Lirac, Southern Rhône, France
The thinking man’s Châteauneuf. Less well known but grown and made on the other side of the Autoroute to Châteauneuf-du-Pape no more than five kilometres away, this again is just great value. Deep coloured and full flavoured, it is lovely with red meats.
Bottle £23.75 

Bogle Vineyards, Old Vine, Zinfandel, California, USA
Classic Californian full-bodied red. Delivers on all fronts with massive flavours and without completely breaking the bank.
Bottle £25.25 

Mitolo, ‘Jester’ McLaren Vale Cabernet Sauvignon, South Australia
We had to include this. One of the first wines we ever stocked in the old shop. Only Frank Mitolo could think this one up. Not content with some lovely ripe fruit to make this wine, he has dried some grapes to add to the mix, just to extend the flavours. Tremendous depth and beautiful blackcurrant and berry flavours.
Bottle £25.75

Lyeth Merlot, California, USA
Turbo charged version of the Chilean Merlot. Fantastic silky smooth wine that just loves to be partnered with red meats.
Bottle £29.00 

Marques de Murrieta Rioja Reserva Finca de Ygay, Spain
Produced by one of the most iconic of all Rioja producers. Wines were first made by Finca de Ygay in 1852 and have been at the forefront ever since. Full of bright fruit but with careful barrel ageing this glorious Spanish classic is still a bargain!
Bottle £29.50

Alpha Zeta Amarone, Veneto Italy
A classic in a modern style. This fruit led Amarone is everything you would expect. Fermented from dried fruit giving huge flavours and weight — 15% alcohol. Best to drink this one sitting down!
Bottle £44.00

Sweet Wine, Ports & Sherry

Barbadillo Oloroso Sherry - full dry (18%)
50ml £2.65

Barbadillo Pedro Ximenez Sherry - Sweet (19%)
50ml £2.65

Chocolate Port (15%)
50ml £2.95

Moscatel de Setubal (18%)
50ml £3.00

Quinta do Infantado Port (19.5%)
50ml £3.00

If you have seen a wine in the shop that you would like with your meal please don’t hesitate to ask – we just add £10 for service upstairs. Alternatively you can buy wines off this wine list at shop price to take home 











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