white wines

domaine jean bousquet chardonnay
2013 (argentina) (org)(v)
the very highly regarded tupungato region winery practices ‘minimal intervention winemaking’ stylish and deftly-crafted with a brilliant clarity of flavour; apples and pears with hints of spice ALC/VOL 14%
½ bottle    £17


domaine de pajot pais des cotes de gascogne
2013 (france) (org)(v)
this citrus green dry white is made from a winning blend of colombard, ugni-blanc, sauvignon blanc and gros-manseng grapes ALC/VOL 12%
175 ml glass    £5
475 ml carafe    £14
bottle    £22


domaine de petit roubie
2013 (france) (org)(v)
a sauvingnon blanc with extra dimension. with a tad more green citrus fruit than usual ALC/VOL 12.5%
175 ml glass    £7
475 ml carafe    £17
bottle    £26


pinot grigio mont'albano doc friuli grave
2013 (italy) (org)(v)
friuli-grave sits to the north of venice and here, the marginal growing conditions make for grapes with plenty of character and balance. the resulting wine has a rose petal nose with pears and apricots too ALC/VOL 12%
175 ml glass    £7
475 ml carafe    £18
bottle    £28


borgoletto soave doc fasoli gino
2013 (italy) (org)(v)
a superb example, full of intensity fresh lemon and green fruit flavours sets the taste buds tingling ALC/VOL 12.5%
bottle    £28


signos de origen chardonnay casablanca
2013 (chile) (org)(bio)(v)
beautiful pale gold in colour, it tastes every bit as good as it looks with a vibrant, minerally palate and a long, long length this is a very rare chilean blend and one that ought to be tried ALC/VOL 14.5%
bottle    £33


dry white seddlescombe
2013 (england) (org)(v)
a fine fragrant blend of bacchus and reichensteiner grapes matured 'on the lees', elderflower aroma and a long fresh fruity finish, this medal winner won 'best dry white' at the english wine festival ALC/VOL 11.5%
bottle    £40


sancerre aoc vignoble dauny
2013 (france) (org)(v)
here the sauvignon blanc exhibits refreshingly clean, grassy grapefruit and granny smith fruit, all complimented with just the right amount of acidity ALC/VOL 13.5%
bottle    £40


bee blauschiefer honiberg riesling
2013 (germany) (org)(v)
elegance, complexity and great balance, masterful winemaking from the steeper slopes of the honigberg hill this off-dry riesling is more for connoisseurs, poached pears, marzipan and even honey on the nose leads to a more weighty apple and peach palate, complex with good minerality ALC/VOL 12.5%
bottle    £44


pievalta verdicchio superiore
2013 (italy) (org)(v)
from the east coast of central Italy, striking citrus fruits with the attractive nutty flavours for which this grape is rightly famous grapes ALC/VOL 13%
bottle    £30

 

 


(org) organic
(v) vegan
(bio) biodynamic