2011 MACABEO Las Corazas Bodegas Roqueta Castilla y León Spain Macabeo, known as Viura in Rioja, is Spain's most prolific white grape, producing lightly aromatic wines with good acidity. This wine is from Spain's heartland, Castilla y Leon, and as a result of... (more info)
2012 MACABEO Las Corazas Bodegas Roqueta Castilla y León Spain Macabeo, known as Viura in Rioja, is Spain's most prolific white grape, producing lightly aromatic wines with good acidity. This wine is from Spain's heartland, Castilla y Leon, and as a result of... (more info)
2008 BAROSSA 'CHOOK' Chardonnay Australian Terroirs South Australia Australia Great value Chardonnay from selected Eden Valley fruit. Given a brief period of oak maturation which in turn gives the wine excellent texture and weight. The fruit is soft, ripe and exotic, but in... (more info)
2012 VERMENTINO Domaine les Yeuses Languedoc-Roussillon France Vermentino from the French Mediterranean coast with citrus and dusty minerals, in this vintage with extra ripeness and rounded feel. Very sophisticated wine at its price level, and better by miles... (more info)
2012 SAUVIGNON - MUSCAT SEC Domaine Reine Juliette Languedoc-Roussillon France The Muscat here adds a real texture and delightful extra dimension to this bright and fresh white. Made at the excellent Reine Juliette estate in the most southerly part of the Pinet region, the... (more info)
2013 SAUVIGNON BLANC Domaine de Valensac Languedoc-Roussillon France Again in 2013 this is fantastically good value Sauvignon Blanc. Fresh green pepper flavours with a slightly zingy hint of the new world about it, this is as good as many of the Marlborough wines that... (more info)
2012 CHARDONNAY Domaine de Valensac Languedoc-Roussillon France Another cracking vintage of this immensely popular unoaked Chardonnay, as ever this tastes fruitily vivacious as well as having a touch of butter on the finish, giving a distinctive Burgundian feel.
2013 CHARDONNAY Domaine Pierre Belle Languedoc-Roussillon France Like the Pierre Belle Viognier, this is a delightfully pared-down style, with no extraneous oak, just a purity of texture and easy, appealing dry fruit. Surprisingly Maconnais in style, for a wine... (more info)
2012 PINOT GRIGIO Vallagarina Cantina Valdadige Veneto Italy Yet again the Cantina Valdadige has made a very good, basic Pinot Grigio in 2012. With bright fruit and refreshing acidity this does the job admirably for easy quaffing and light lunches. A great... (more info)
2012 TERRA D'ALTER BRANCO Terras d'Alter Alentejo Portugal Again with this vintage Peter Bright has crafted a great value Portuguese white with a freshness and clean expression which belies the very reasonable price point. Fantastic value.
2013 INDABA WESTERN CAPE Chenin Blanc Western Cape South Africa “Indaba” is the Zulu word for “a meeting of the minds,” or a traditional gathering of tribal leaders for a sharing of ideas. Quite a bright but soft style - great for the money. Indaba was created... (more info)