Winbirri Bacchus Reserve 2015 Norfolk, England


A multi award-winning dry white wine from Surlingham here in Norfolk. The current English Wine of the Year has now won the coveted Platinum Trophy for best value white wine from a single grape variety at the Decanter magazine World Wine Awards The wine has a silky softness, gentle hints of spice, and a[…..]

Ad Hoc Hen & Chicken Chardonnay 2015 Pemberton


We love good Chardonnay. The harmonious balance of oak and fruit when done properly is hard to beat. This one ‘had’ us on the very first whiff…The Ad Hoc range from Larry Cherubino sings with purity and freshness, this Chardonnay has this toasty nuttiness that just begs to be sniffed…a lot…and the zesty, crunchy, apple[…..]

Sierra Grande Sauvignon Blanc 2015 Central Valley, Chile


Benchmark Chilean Sauvignon from a fantastic 2015 vintage! A fresh and crisp wine with ripe citrus fruit. Packed with lime zest, lemon and kiwi fruit flavours. Think of cool glacial streams and enjoy the refreshing, racy acidity on the finish. A house wine of great quality and value. Quaff with fish and chips, grilled fish[…..]

Domaine de Vedilhan Viognier, Pays d’Oc 2015


Domaine de Vedilhan (pronounced ‘Ved-ee-ohn’) is the estate of the Fayet family based in the village of Moussan close to Narbonne. The property is quite unique in that there is a natural brook running around the outskirts which provides natural irrigation to give much needed water. This gives the wines their freshness and appeal; keeping the[…..]

Congham Vineyard Pheonix 2015 Norfolk, England


Phoenix is a white grape variety of German origin created by Dr. Gerhardt Alleweldt at the Geilweilerhof Institute for Grape Breeding in Siebeldingen in 1964, by crossing the Vitis vinifera variety Bacchus with the hybrid grape Villard Blanc. The style is ever so slightly off-dry, beautifully aromatic and full of fresh, mouth watering fruit. This[…..]

Cadus Appellation Chardonnay 2014 Uco Valley


Cadus are a relatively new producer in Mendoza producing great wines from the Uco Valley. This Chardonnay is finely crafted by talented young winemaker Santiago Mayorga who makes lifted, expressive wines. Aromas of toasty vanilla oak marry with bright stone and tropical fruits. The juicy fresh palate is enhanced by supple texture, minerality and a[…..]

Chateau Musar White 2007


A unique white wine produced from the indigenous grapes Merwah and Obaideh, thought to be the ancestors of Chardonnay and Semillon. The wine is aged in oak for 9 months before being transferred to bottle where it ages for 7 years until release. Reminiscent of mature white Burgundy but with a honeyed, intensely zesty characteristic,[…..]

Finca Remendio Rueda Blanco 2014


The Finca Remendio vineyards are located around the town of Rueda in the region of Valladolid, 170km northwest of Madrid. The land is a flat, high plain with gravel soils, at an altitude of between 600 and 780 metres above sea level.  It is a blend of 50:50 Verdejo and Viura. The grapes are lightly[…..]

Melissa Bianco ‘Asylia’ 2014 Librandi


One of the best-known wineries is Southern Italy, Librandi have a fine reputation for making top-notch wines, and we have been hugely impressed with their whites in particular. Made from the local Greco grape, Asylia is crisp, lemony and gently dry with a soft and pleasingly refreshing aftertaste. Excellent with fish and seafood but a great[…..]

Mirabello Pinot Grigio 2015


A fresh, dry Pinot Grigio with gentle floral and citrus aromas. Crisp and delicate on the palate with lightly honeyed fruit balanced by lemony acidity and a fresh, dry finish.

Gavi ‘Conchetta’ 2015


A gently aromatic, dry white with green apple, lime and lightly herbal characters, typical of the local Cortese grape. Ripe citrus fruit flavours combine with savoury notes to give a crisp, fresh white – ideal with seafood.

Capitel Croce IGT, Anselmi 2013


Outstanding. The wine exhibits a straw colour and subtle vanillin and spice aromas are noticeable in the aromatics, a creamy texture, admirable finesse and complexity and a surprisingly fat concentration and length.

San Vincenzo IGT, 2015 Anselmi


Roberto Anselmi is one Italy’s best white winemakers, and one the great pioneers behind the resurgence of Soave, once one of Italy’s most popular white wines. Unfortunately, due to the restrictive laws within the region, Roberto no longer uses the ‘Soave’ DOC on his labels, but his wines remain superlative. San Vincenzo is a fresh, satin-soft white[…..]

Saint Véran 2014 Domaine Botti


The Botti family has owned the 20 hectare vineyard for more than 80 years. The vineyard is situated in the southerly part of the Mâconnais in the heart of the Lamartine area. St Véran is produced entirely from Chardonnay grapes and the vines are planted in clay and chalky soils. This one has a fresh,[…..]

Puligny-Montrachet Les Levrons 2014 Domaine Berthelemot


Rich and intense with great typicity from this excellent producer, the deep stony soil gives the wine its intensity and elegance typical of the land around Puligny. Aromas are floral with hints of almond and hazelnut and the wine is fresh and rich in the mouth.

Meursault ‘Les Tillets’ Domaine Berthelemot 2013


The wine is elegant and mineral with great textural intensity, a broad creamy palate with savoury butter and toasty notes balanced by a racy and vivacious finish. Still young, this lovely wine has the characteristic delicate touch of Berthelemot.

Chablis 2014 Domaine de la Motte


A classic Chablis from vines grown on the famous Kimmeridgian clay with nervy, mineral fruit but added depth from a small, around 10%, addition of some oak aged wine into the blend.  This is very typical of the Motte style and gives a richness and balance to the wine.

Vouvray Cuvée de Silex 2014 Domaine des Aubuisières


The very talented winemaker Bernard Fouquet is a very lucky man as he has 26 hectares of Chenin Blanc vineyards planted on the best soils in Vouvray. He works with a lutte raisonnee philosophy, which they like to think of as the thinking man’s answer to organic, using treatments only when necessary. Bernard is a[…..]

Amauta Absoluto Torrontes 2015 Salta


Bright and appealing yellow colour with lovely fresh tropical fruit and citrus blossom notes. Alsatian in style, with lovely Eastern nuances of rose-petal, lemon grass and ginger. The palate is rich and aromatic, fresh and beautifully structured, with lovely rich ripe fruit and crisp acidity

Trimbach Riesling 2013


Elegant and classic with fine minerality and a crisp lemony acid backbone leading in to a long finish. Brilliant with mildly spicy cuisine.

Juan Gil Moscatel Seco 2015


This is aromatic, complex and juicy, yet also broad and savoury with peach-stone fruit characters, a touch of spice and a long, zesty fin

Chateau Laulerie Blanc, Bergerac 2015


Produced from 100% Sauvignon Blanc this is a delicious southern French white with notes of ripe gooseberry, white peach and citrus zest that is the perfect pick-me-up after a long day.

Cave de Turckheim Réserve Riesling 2013


Dry, refreshing and beautifully balanced, with flavours of lime, peach and great minerality.Dry, refreshing and beautifully balanced, with flavours of lime, peach and great minerality. Read our blog on Riesling grapes