Wine List

 

WHITE

Sauvignon Blanc, Vigneron de Valencay /France / Loire
bottle 19 | 175ml 5 | 250ml 7
A traditional Loire Sauvignon made by talented winemaker Sebastian Vaillant. It is dry yet aromatic with good depth that makes it highly drinkable.

Pinot Grigio / Pinot Nero ‘Mavum’, Mabis / Italy / Veneto
Bottle 21 | 175ml 5.5 | 250ml 7.5

A great alternative to traditional Pinot Grigio. A delicate and fresh white with a hint of aromats, ripe melon and apple. A touch of Pinot Nero in the blend (a red grape) adds complexity and personality.

Chardonnay, Montsable / France / Vin de Pays d’Oc
Bottle | 23 | 175ml 6 | 250ml 8
Very elegant Chardonnay with aromas of stone fruits and white flowers with a hint of vanilla. Fabulous depth of fruit on the palate with good freshness and classic French minerality.

Sauvignon Blanc 'Wild South', Cairnbrae 2015 /New Zealand / Marlborough
Bottle | 25
This Sauvignon Blanc is a fantastic example of the Marlborough style, with all the intense aromas, freshness, ripe tropical flavours and mineral textures for which this region is renowned.

Riesling Reserve, Cave de Hunawihr 2015 / France / Alsace
Bottle
| 27
This is a dry, refreshing white, with hints of lime on the nose that give way to a crisp mineral palate. A classic choice for the dry Riesling lovers.

Pouilly-Fume 'Classique', Hubert Brochard 2015 /France / Loire
Bottle | 30
Typical ‘fume’ stony aromas punctuated by beautiful minerality.

Sancerre ‘Selection’, Henry Brochard 2015 / France / Loire
Bottle | 32
An elegant Sauvignon Blanc, crisp and classically aromatic from a family run estate.

Albarino A20, Castro Martin 2015 / Spain
Bottle | 32
This flagship Spanish variety has become very trendy and deservedly so. It is dry, delicate and refreshing, a perfect match with seafood- try it with the Octopus.

Chablis, Samuel Billaud 2014 / France / Burgundy
Bottle | 35
From one of the most revered Chablis houses. Made from old vines this wine shows elegant softness but remains sharp, crystalline and clean with the classic mineral finish that you expect from Chablis.

Maison Nicolas Perrin, Crozes Hermitage Blanc 2015 / France / Rhone
Bottle
| 42
Made by two of the great winemaking families of the Rhone. Full of fresh citrus with a lovely roundness & subtle toasty character.

‘Les Hauts de Smith’ Blanc, Smith-Haut-Lafitte 2014 /France / Bordeaux
Bottle | 45
The true second wine of Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte & easily one of the best in Bordeaux. Fresh & aromatic with an exuberant nose of bright citrus, apricot, peach & slate minerality but with striking density & weight.

Vincent Girardin, Meursault ‘Les Narvaux’ 2014 /France / Burgundy
Bottle | 65
A lovely chardonnay with lime, hazelnut & vanilla aromas that will bloom in the glass.

ROSE

Pinot Grigio 'Rosato', Ponte Pietra /Italy / Veneto
Bottle | 19 | 175ml 5 | 250ml 7
This is a lovely feminine wine with gentle fruit and cherry notes, marries well with the floral nuances of the Ramato style. It’s simply delicious to drink anytime.

Pure' Rosé, Mirabeau en Provence 2015 /France / Provence
Bottle | 26
A very classy, dry, flinty rosé that captures the spirit of the Côte d'Azur with its strawberry and white peach flavour.

RED

Carignan Vieilles-Vignes, Mont Rocher /France
Bottle 19 | 175ml 5 | 250ml 7
This is such a delicious and juicy medium-bodied wine that offers a taste of real France. Packed full of ripe Morello cherries and a hint of vanilla.

Rioja Tempranillo, Manzanos 2015 / Spain / Rioja
Bottle 21 | 175ml 5.5 | 250ml 7.5
This delicious, easy drinking Spanish red has a velvety mid-palate full of ripe red fruit flavours and a lingering, soft spicy finish.

Luigi Bosca, Malbec La Linda 2014 /Argentina / Mendoza
Bottle | 27 | 175ml 7 | 250ml 9.5
Medium bodied easy drinking Malbec. Soft plummy texture, aromas of juicy fruit & a chocolate cherry character.

Crianza, Bodega Aster 2013 / Spain / Ribera del Duero
Bottle | 34
A fabulous Tempranillo from the Ribera del Duero region made by the iconic La Rioja Alta. Ripe cherry and dried flowers with a hint of smokiness. Excellent with red meat.

Pinot Noir 'Black Label', Yealands 2015 / New Zealand / Marlborough  
Bottle | 34
Stunning aromas of dark cherry, violets and spice dominate the nose. The palate is full and structured, yet elegant with flavours of luscious dark cherry balanced with a fine mineral acidity.

Rosso di Montalcino, Argiano 2014 / Italy / Tuscany
Bottle | 34
Made from 100% Sangiovese grapes is like ‘a baby Brunello’ expressing the traditional Montalcino terroir. Fascinating flavours of red fruits, violet and menthol with a smooth and velvety finish that will please all Sangiovese lovers.

Malbec ‘Single Vineyard’, Luigi Bosca D.O.C 2013 /Argentina / Mendoza
Bottle | 35
A true varietal, rich & velvety Malbec with a deep purple colour, aromas of cherries & plums, spicy notes of coffee & a toasty finish due to its aging in oak barrels.

Savigny Les Beaune Vielles-Vignes, V.Girardin 2012 / France / Burgundy (biodynamic)
Bottle | 44

The wine area of Savigny-les-Beaune is one of the oldest in Burgundy. This Pinot Noir has plenty of fruit and a well-integrated, charming structure.

Rioja Reserva ‘Vina Ardanza’, La Rioja Alta 2007/08 /Spain / Rioja
Bottle | 46
La Rioja Alta continues to be one of the benchmarks of Rioja. Complex, refined bouquet of fig, tobacco & espresso with real depth of flavour & amazing length.

Shaw & Smith, Shiraz, Adelaide Hills 2014 / Australia
Bottle | 50

Shaw & Smith is the star of the Shiraz variety in the Adelaide Hills. Its complex bouquet is deliciously rich & spicy.

Chateau Fonbel Grand Cru Saint-Emilion 2008 / France / Bordeaux
Bottle | 50
This classy, succulent wine is easily as good as many St Emilion’s double the price. Pure nose of plums and smoky black fruit lead seamlessly into a dense yet finely textured palate of concentrated blackberries and peppery spice.

Le Petit Haut Lafitte Rouge, Pessac-Leognan 2014 /France / Bordeaux
Bottle | 55
Medium bodied, well-rounded wine from the prestigious Smith-Haut-Lafitte stable. A blend of 60% cabernet sauvignon & 40% merlot. Good core of plum & blackberry with caramel & chocolate overtones.

Chateauneuf-du-pape ‘Reserve’, Roger Sabon 2013 / Rhone / France
Bottle | 55
Made from 80% Grenache & 10% each of Syrah & Mourvedre, it has an excellent concentration giving up plentiful notes of pepper & herbs with heaps of raspberry & blackberry. Sweet tannins, good acidity & a terrific finish.

G.D Vajra Barolo ‘Le Albe’ 2011 / Italy / Piedmont
Bottle | 60
Characterised by pristine flavours & clearly defined perfumes. Red fruits & plums combined with floral notes & an incredibly long, vibrant finish.

SHERRY

Puerto Fino 'Solera Reserva', Emilio Lustau
75ml  | 4
Very fresh, with a slight taste of tangy yeast. This is top-notch Fino that’s dry and austere. Great as an apéritif and will pair perfectly with olives, charcuterie and shellfish.

Oloroso Pedro Ximenez 'Old Harvest', Ximenez-Spinola
75ml | 6
Quite different to normal (palomino) Sherry.  Decent tangy acidity that balances the sweetness. Quince & raisin flavour predominates with slight notes of ginger. Delicious with our salted Marcona almonds and charcuterie.

Pedro Ximenez 'San Emilio', Emilio Lustau
75ml | 5.5
Very intense in colour with a pronounced and delicious bouquet of the essence of sweet raisins.

PORT

Late-Bottled-Vintage, Quinta de la Rosa 2009
75ml | 4
This port is a beautiful deep ruby colour with plenty of forward fruit, full bodied and with a long finish. Delicious with cheese and chocolate dessert or on its own.

White Port Extra Dry, Quinta de la Rosa
75ml | 4
A first class aperitif wine. Beautiful amber colour, it shows excellent tropical fruit on the palate, but at the same time has a long dry finish, typical of the house style you find at La Rosa.

DESSERT WINE

Banyuls Rimage 'Les Clos de Paulilles' 2013
75ml | 9
Aromas of cherries, raisins and red fruits with a touch of spice. On the palate this delicious red dessert wine is sweet, strong and tart with a long finish of red fruit flavours. Great with chocolate desserts.

Sauternes, Clos Le Comte 2009
75ml  | 7
Ripe, concentrated and with complex fruit aromas you expect from good Sauternes. The rich bouquet contains abundant aromas of dried fruit, almond, apricot, fresh citrus and peach blossom. Stunning with light fruity desserts.