White Wine List

Lighter or aromatic whites from the Old World

2012 Domaine de Menard, Cuvee Marine, Cotes de Gascogne £23.50
Very classy wine from SW France made mainly from Gros Manseng and Ugni Blanc.
Fresh and aromatic with a mineral finish.

2010 Pinot Grigio, Puiattino, Friuli £28.00
Clean, crisp, understated, moreish.

2009 Sauvignon Blanc ‘Levin’, Val de Loire £29.00
This very elegant Sauvignon straddles the new world/old world divide
combining old world minerality and touch of new work fruit.

2012 Rioja Blanco ‘Edulis’, Bodegas Altanza £29.50
A thoroughly modern white Rioja with aromas of pink grapefruit and white flowers.

2011 Gavi di Tassarolo ‘Fornace’ £31.00
Italian white doesn’t begin and end with Pinot Grigio. This Piemonte wine
is very fresh and floral.

2011 Sancerre, Daniel Chotard £34.00
Something you’ve heard of at last. This example combines
elegant expression of Sauvignon fruit with grip and minerality.

 

Lighter or aromatic whites from the New World

2011 Rocky Gully dry Riesling, W.Australia £28.50
A fine example of a delicious Australian specialism:
bone dry Riesling with plenty of Riesling fruit.

  

…more lighter or aromatic whites from the New World

2011 Tinpot Hut, Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, £31.00
New Zealand
Judicious combination of intense sauvignon fruit, roundness and minerality.

2011 Chenin Blanc, ken Forrester Old Vine Reserve £32.50
Stellenbosch, South Africa
This is a very good example combining the honeyed quality of Chenin with refreshing crispness


Medium and full bodied whites from the Old World

2011 Chateau Fontarèche, Corbières, Vieilles Vignes £22.00
Lovely fruit and balance from Roussanne, Bourboulenc, Grenache blanc and Maccabeu.

2010 Bourgogne Blanc Tradition, Collovray Et Terrier £27.00
Very attractive fruit and crisp acidity in this fine vintage.

2011 Chablis Domaine Gilbert PICQ £34.00
Great vintage and top grower.  Full minerality.

2011 Pouilly Fuissé, Domaine la Soufrandise £39.00
This is a soft, round and harmonious wine with a rich golden colour.

2008 Puligny Montrachet, J.C. Bachelet et Fils £58.00
Delicious honey and nut flavours in this ace vintage.

Medium and full bodied whites from the New World

2012 Viu Manent, Colchagua Valley, Chile £21.50
Very ripe buttery Chardonnay fruit.

2011 Andeluna Torrontes, Mendoza, Argentina £24.00
This unusual grape variety has a fruitiness reminiscent of Muscat in a dry and refreshing wine.

2012 Alamos Chardonnay, Mendoza, Argentina £27.00
High altitude disease and rot free vines, in the Andean foothills, achieve remarkable ripeness and
concentration without over-oaking

2012 Secreto Viognier, Colchagua Chile £28.50
Lovely pear and quince notes with good structure make this wine
a delicious aperitif or with fish or poultry dishes.

2012 Pitchfork, Margaret River, Chardonnay £29.50
Elegant cool climate Aussi chardonnay

Please note this is a sample menu and as such is subject to change.  Last updated 28th November 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medium and full bodied whites from the New World

 

2012 Viu Manent, Colchagua Valley, Chile £19.50

Very ripe buttery Chardonnay fruit.

 

2010 Andeluna Torrontés, Mendoza, Argentina £24.00

This unusual grape variety has a fruitiness reminiscent of Muscat

in a dry and refreshing wine.

 

2010 Alamos Chardonnay, Mendoza, Argentina £27.00

High altitude disease and rot free vines, in the Andean

foothills, achieve remarkable ripeness and

concentration without over-oaking.

 

2011 Secreto Viognier, Colchagua Chile £28.50

Lovely pear and quince notes with good structure make this

wine a delicious aperitif or with fish or poultry dishes.

 

2009 Pitchfork, Margaret River, Chardonnay £29.50

Elegant cool climate Aussi chardonnay.

 

2008 Giant Steps, Arthur’s Creek Vineyard, Chardonnay £56.00

From Australia’s Yarra Valley. This award winning vineyard makes top class

round and harmonious Chardonnays discretely enhanced with tasty oak.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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