DELICIOSA MANZANILLA Valdespino Sherry Spain Half-bottles Light, pale, fresh, crisp, a delightful summer aperitif, and like the Inocente, should be tried with fish, which it accompanies much better than many of the classic matches (Chablis, Sancerre etc...).
INOCENTE Fino Valdespino Sherry Spain Half-bottles The best Fino on the market, single vineyard (Macharnudo district) and barrel-fermented, a bit fuller bodied than most. A perfect accompaniment to smoked fish (and almost any other fish dish) as well... (more info)
2012 SANCERRE Chavignol Domaine Vincent Delaporte Loire France Half-bottles A full flavoured muscular wine from classic 'silex' (silica) soils, not as overtly Sauvignony as those grown on the chalk soils to the west, nor as firmly dry as the wines from the limestone of Bué... (more info)
2012 POUILLY FUMÉ Domaine Hervé Séguin Loire France Half-bottles This wine goes from strength to strength - now aided by his son Philippe, Hervé Séguin makes brilliant, classic Pouilly Fumé - a powerful fruity Sauvignon nose is followed through with a zingy and... (more info)
2011 RUSTENBERG Straw Wine South Africa Half-bottles This 'Straw Wine' is deliciously sweet, yet still bright, fresh and complex, with honeyed characters and hints of lemon. Enjoy with crème brûlée or your favourite pudding!
2012 CHÂTEAU DE TRACY Pouilly Fumé Henri d'Assay Loire France Half-bottles The 2012 campaign started with a warm and dry winter followed by a cold and wet spring. Thankfully normal conditions resumed in mid-July giving a good crop of healthy fruit which was harvested on... (more info)
2010 CHÂTEAU LA MAURIANE Puisseguin Saint Emilion Bordeaux France Half-bottles Big, smokey fruit, quite intense but round and full of a cool lushness. A lot more precision than many of the slightly soupy-hot St Emilions. Long, long briary blackberry flavours. Has direction.