2013 PINOT GRIGIO Vina Laguna
Another fine vintage frim our friends in Croatia - this is delicious Pinot Grigio with real character. Soft, fleshy fruit and bright acidity. Very good all round drinking.
CUVÉE ROSÉ Spumante Rosato Brut Il Follo
Delicately pink sparkling wine from the Prosecco region, blended with 15% Cabernet Sauvignon making for a very attractive and quaffable 'aperitivo'.
2013 CASA DA SENRA VINHO VERDE LOUREIRO Lima Quinta dos Abrigueiros
Bit of a long name for a simple but incredibly delicious and uplifting, fresh wine. The fruitiness is at once tropical and green and bright, fizzingly mineral, playful on the palate, and nicely s... ( more info )
2014 TXAKOLI Aquirrebeko Bodega Berroja
Our first Txakolis comes from the family run Bodegas Berroja. Founded in 2001 the estate currently covers 37 acres of vineyards in the town of Muxika, Bizkaia - which is in the north of Spain bet... ( more info )
2013 LA NOÉ Sur Lie Côtes de Grand Lieu Domaine de L'Aujardiere
Muscadet from a very particular granitic terroir with very thin soil, which makes for a crystalline minerality. Eric has documents proving vines have been planted here since at least 1694. Fresh... ( more info )
2013 BOURGOGNE ROUGE Pinot Noir Domaine Joël Rémy
Joël's Bourgogne continues to offer remarkable value, bright fruit and a spiced, almost peppery liveliness, supple and agreeable.
CRÉMANT DE LOIRE Brut Domaine des Hauts Perrays
From a small family-run Domaine in the heart of Chenin Blanc territory, (Coteaux du Layon) we have recently discovered this beautifully crafted Crémant de Loire. This traditionally made sparkling... ( more info )
2013 SOAVE Pieropan
A fantastic value wine, the 2013 Soave Classico is 85% Garganega and 15% Trebbiano di Soave refined in cement tanks. The wine paints a very authentic portrait of Soave thanks to the drying minera... ( more info )
Monica Larner, The Wine Advocate (wwww.erobertparker.com)
2011 CHINON DOMAINE Domaine Bernard Baudry
Made from pure Cabernet Franc from Bernard Baudry's 30-hectares of vineyards, this appealing Loire red shows sweet pepper and herb aromas which give way to a juicy, supple-textured wine whose und... ( more info )
2013 GAVI Etichetta Oro Tenuta la Marchesa
The estate's top cuvée or Gold Label (Oro) is classic Gavi from their very old vineyards. The big difference here is that the wine spends six months on the lees adding extra weight, a hint of smo... ( more info )