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Cuvee de Jean Baptiste Audy£6.59
Old Style Claret. Captivating and full of character this historical Claret has intense aromas, good backbone and smooth, soft tannins. Flavours of rich blackberry compote, ripe dark plums, black cherry and black pepper with hints of tobacco and mint.
% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon & 15% Syrah. 12.5% abv. 75 cl
Montagnac Merlot 2013£6.99
Well balanced and silky Old World Merlot from Herault, Languedoc Roussillon. Complex and elegant with lovely perfumed black cherry aromas and a note of dark chocolate. A whiff of grass mingles well with the flavours of ripe black fruit, blueberry and hints of caramel.
13% abv. 75cl
Le Chapitre, Pinot Noir, Val de Loire 2014 – Bronze Medal£6.99
Pure, fine Pinot Noir from the Loire Valley. Remarkably fresh and beautifully structured. Flavours of morello cherry, kirsch and mocha with overtones of pepper, earl gray tea and forest floor. Polished, soft tannins and lovely balance. Vibrant and full of finesse.
100% Pinot Noir. 12% abv. 75cl.
Montagnac Cabernet Sauvignon 2014£6.99
Beautifully structured Old World Cabernet Sauvignon from Herault, Languedoc Roussillon. Smooth tannins and superb intensity of ripe blackberries with a touch of prune, pencil box and cedar wood. A fruity bouquet with a hint of green peppers and dried mint.
100% Cabernet Sauvignon. 13% abv. 75cl
Jean Baptiste Audy Merlot 2014£6.99
Classic Merlot from the Bourotte collection in Bordeaux. Full bodied, fruit driven and aromatic with mellow tannins. With notes of soft ripe black cherries, damsons, blackberries and a hint of violets this is a wine with an Old World charm.
13.5% abv. 75cl
Chateau Chadeuil 2014£6.99
Classic Claret and a customer favourite. Medium bodied, supple and smooth with well balanced tannins. Flavours of ripe blackberries, roasted coffee beans, spice and black cherry with a touch of vanilla.
60% Merlot 20% Cabernet Sauvignon & 20% Cabernet Franc. 13% abv. 75cl
Rocca Maura ‘Cuvee 1737’ Cotes du Rhone 2013 – Silver Medal£7.49
Deliciously deep and elegant Cotes du Rhone. Fine and fruit driven with satiny smooth tannins. Dense flavours of dark morello cherry, raspberry and ripe fig with subtle notes of cloves, vanilla and black pepper. A lingering finish of liquorice. Well balanced and full of finesse.
60% Grenache, 40% Syrah. 14% abv. 75cl.
Chateau de Cappes ‘Cuvee Cedric’ 2012 – Silver Medal£7.69
Alluringly intense Claret from Saint Macaire. Ample and rich with good body. Rounded, fruity flavours of kirsch, blackberry jelly and vanilla with a lovely nose of rose petals and sweet anise with a touch of juicy blueberry. Deep, pure and plush with a lingering, long lasting finish.
70% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon. 12.5% abv. 75cl
Chateau Cabos 2013 – Gold Medal£7.99
Lush, meltingly smooth Claret. This is the Second Wine of Chateau Joinin and its quality speaks out. Deep flavours of blueberry, blackberry jam, ripe fig and juicy morello cherry with notes of cinnamon, vanilla and charcoal. A rich blackcurrant finish with aromas of raspberry. Plush, seamless tannins with good structure.
90% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc. 13% abv. 75cl.
Chateau Franc Couplet 2012 – Bordeaux Superieur – Bronze Medal£7.99
Well balanced and beautifully rounded, Bordeaux Superieur from the Sainte Foy region with good tannic backbone. Fuller bodied, very well structured and velvety smooth. Juicy dark fruit flavours of rich blackcurrant, plum and black cherry with lingering notes of vanilla, dark chocolate and cedar. A subtle, floral hint of peony. A very good example of high quality Bordeaux Superieur.
70% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon. 13% abv. 75Cl
Chateau Portillon, Cotes de Castillon, 2013 – Silver Medal£7.99
Full bodied and intense Claret from the Castillon region. Beautifully deep flavours of blackcurrant, black cherry and plum compote with nuances of cocoa, leather and violets. Lifted by floral aromas of violets. The powerful impression on the palate combines fullness and silkiness. A long lasting finish with elegant notes of black fruit and mild spices.
70% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc, 5% Petit Verdot. 12.5% abv. 75cl.
Chateau d’Haurets 2012 – Gold Medal£7.99
Meltingly smooth Claret from the Haut Benauge region. Splendidly rounded tannins and velvety texture. Flavours of blackcurrant, earthy plum and wild strawberry with expressive notes of vanilla, cedar, allspice and subtle roasted coffee beans. Well balanced, aromatic and opulent.
80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon. 12.5% abv. 75cl.
La Poulardiere Cotes du Rhone 2012 – Silver Medal£8.49
Rich and complex Cotes du Rhone. Succulent and supple with silky tannins. Dense flavours of dark red cherry, ripe raspberry, blackcurrant and earth with a slight gamy note. A hint of dark chocolate. Great scents of bay leaf, thyme and liquorice with a clean white pepper finish.
Grenache 70%, Syrah 30%. 13.5% abv. 75cl
Chateau Beausejour 2012, Fronsac – Gold Medal£8.59
Supple, sensuous, fuller bodied Fronsac Claret with excellent balance. Aromatic and generous. Rich flavours of blackberry, ripe raspberry, damson and dark cherry melting into sweeter tones of liquorice and red currant jelly with a hint of vanilla. Notes of spice, smoke and oak. Soft, mellow tannins and a long, lasting finish.
85% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc, 13.5% abv. 75cl
Ch.Les Combes, Cuvee St Louis Bdx Superieur 2011 – Silver Medal£8.69
Rich, fuller bodied Bordeaux Superieur from the Lussac Saint Emilion region. Luscious flavours of blueberry, truffle and juicy blackcurrant with smoky notes of leather, caramel and sandalwood. Supple and balanced with velvet tannins and a complex nose. Well structured and generous with a black fruit and liquorice finish.
65% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc. 12.5%abv. 75cl.
Chateau Grand Rousseau 2012£9.49
A charming Claret with red fruit flavours of raspberry and notes of blackcurrant, blueberry, tobacco, earth and vanilla. Well balanced with integrated tannins and a classical bouquet.40% Merlot, 45% Cabernet Sauvignon & 15% Cabernet Franc. 13.5% abv. 75cl
Chateau Ballan Larquette 2011 – Gold Medal£9.99
A lovely Claret with dark firm blackcurrant, ripe black cherry and mulberry flavours as well as complex earthy notes of crushed black pepper, mint and blueberry. Supple, deep and beautifully polished.
55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 28% Merlot, 17% Cabernet Franc. 12.5% abv. 75cl.
Chateau Gravaillas, Graves 2009 – Gold Medal£9.99
Full bodied, firm and fine Claret. Bearing all the hallmarks of Graves: elegance, balance and finesse. Fruit driven flavours of rich blackcurrant, black cherry and raspberry with delicate notes of vanilla, cinnamon, dried sage and cedar. Satiny tannins with good length and depth.
60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot
12% abv. 75Cl
Chateau Bel Air L’Escudier, 2012, Cotes de Bourg£9.99
Beautiful Cotes de Bourg Claret. Oozing finesse with opulence and power behind it. Full, fine flavours of blackberry compote, juicy elderberry, dark chocolate, caramel and coffee with smoky, spicy notes of violets, graphite and oak. Sensuously layered and generous with silky tannins and heady aromas.
60% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Malbec. 13% abv. 75cl.
Chateau Chantemerle, Cru Bourgeois Medoc 2011 – Gold Medal£11.99
Meltingly smooth Cru Bourgeois Medoc with splendidly rounded tannins. Deliciously deep flavours of cassis (blackcurrant liqueur), juicy prunes and ripe black cherry with expressive notes of vanilla, cinnamon, cocoa and cedar. A lovely floral hint of peonies. Powerful yet balanced. Aromatic, opulent and silky.
60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Merlot, 3% Petit Verdot, 2% Cabernet Franc.
13.5% abv. 75cl.
Chateau Pessan, Graves 2010£15.99
Delicious velvety Claret. Deep, dense and perfectly balanced. Flavours of blackcurrant, brambles, black cherry, spices and roasted coffee beans with notes of smoke, eucalyptus, black pepper and oak. A superb buy.
60% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon
13% abv. 75cl
Les Vignes d’Hebe 2011 – Saint Estephe£15.99
‘Les Vignes d’Hebe’ is a Declassified Bordeaux from top a flight, prestigious Grand Cru Classe Chateaux. Anonymously made (we must keep the secret) and truly superb; this wine has the same pedigree and provenance of the chateau’s Grand Vin but is a fraction of the price. Powerful with exceptional backbone and beautiful structure. Concentrated flavours of cassis (blackcurrant liqueur), blackberry and black cherry with smoky notes of liquorice, spice and dark chocolate. Velvety and very fragrant.
70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot. 13% abv. 75cl.
Chateau Haut Manoir 2011 – Pomerol£16.99
Fine textured and full bodied Pomerol. Deeply layered flavours of black cherry, blackcurrant and chocolate with spicy notes of ginger and liquorice. Undertones of caramel and an elegant balsamic bouquet of black pepper and fig. Plush and polished with velvety tannins.
80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon. 12.5%. 75cl.
Mathilde de La Fleur Morange 2007 – Saint Emilion£19.50
Often described as hedonistic, Mathilde is the Second Wine of Grand Cru Classe Chateau La Fleur Morange in Saint Emilion. The 2007 is a graceful wine; beautifully smooth with fabulous flavours of black cherry, blueberry, mocha and earthy undertones. Concentrated but pure. Fine tannins and velvety texture.
100% Merlot. 13% abv. 75cl
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