"If you're in to mood for adventure, why not step off the beaten track and try a selection of our curated hidden gems"
Sparkling (1 bottle of each)
Cantina Vini Armani, A Pel Ancestral, 2020 – Barcelona, Spain
100% Xarel.lo. Scents of white blossom, honey, quince and musk. It has a soft mouthfeel with a gentle mousse, behind which ripe apples and mandarin fruits are present. The wine has good acidity with a refreshing salty
element and good concentration.
Whites (1 bottle of each)
Cantina Toblino, Muller Thurgau. 2019 – Valle dei Iaghi, Italy
100% Muller Thurgau. With its pale straw colour with a distinctive green tinge the Müller Thurgau expresses intense and elegant sensations typical of the variety with pleasant aromatic notes. On the palate this wine is dry, fresh and has a persistent length.
Les Vins de la Gabare, La Pentière Muscadet Sur Lie 2019 – Loire Valley, France
100% Melon de Bourgogne. A more intense style of Muscadet with nine months sur lie. Fresh cut apple & pear followed by spicy-leesy notes, mouth-filling palate with good length.
Alta Alella, Vora La Mar, 2018 – Alella and Tiana, Spain
100% Pansa Blanca The best Pansa Blanca (Xarel-Lo) of Barcelona, full of floral and citrus aromas, with a slight saline touch that distinguishes it. Vora La Mar, third edition, continues to be as silky as ever on the plate, seducing your taste buds into pure bliss.
Domaine Les Hautes Terres, Les Autres Terres Blanc, 2020 – Roquetaillade, France
Chardonnay/ Mauzac blend. The nose exhibits aromas of fresh fruits and flowers. The palate is round and fruity but without heaviness, this cuvée is a beautiful southern interpretation of Chardonnay with a long finish.
Pink (1 bottle of each)
La Zouina, Volubilia Gris, 2020 – El Hajeb, Meknes, Morocco
Blend of Caladoc, Marselan, Mourvedre and Cabernet Sauvignon. a pale, mineral colour, the wine has a floral nose with light notes of red fruits, white flowers and peach. In the mouth, it is fruity and refreshing.
Reds (1 bottle of each)
Weninger, Blaufränkisch, 2018 – Burgenland, Austria
100% Blaufränkisch. Sour cherry, black olives and dark berries on the nose. The palate is very fresh with lots of fruit, vivacious acidity and spicy tannins.
Monte Dall`Ora, Saseti, 2020 – Valpolicella, Italy
Blend of Corvina, Corvinone, Rondinella, Molinara and Oseleta.. Ruby red with purple reflections. The nose expresses red fruit and cherry with notes of mint. The palate is juicy, fresh and light.
Piquentum, Crno Vino, 2018 – Buzet in Istria, Croatia
100% Teran. The name “Piquentum” is the ancient Roman word for the beautiful hilltop town of Buzet, where winemaker, Dimitri Brecevic's father comes from. This beautiful wine from Istria, Northern Croatia is incredibly intense - fragrant & syrupy, but light bodied, with ample acidity.
Domaine de la Chevalerie, Franco de Porc, 2018 – Bourgueil, Loire, France
100% Cabernet Franc. Purple-red colour, appealing nose of sloes, redcurrants and red pepper, firm in the mouth with cherry-bright acidity and earthy-peppery notes. Amazing value.
Ronco delle Betulle, Cabernet Franc, 2017 – Rosazzo, Friuli, Italy
100% Cabernet Franc. Brilliant cool climate red with great balance. Deep red/black colour. Lovely nose is vivid, mineral and leafy edged, with blackcurrant and raspberry fruit. Savoury, tomato- leafy fruit on the palate. Pure and concentrated with an attractive chalky minerality.
Mas Foulaquier, L’Orphee Pic St Loup Rouge, 2018 – Pic Saint Loup, France
50% Grenache, 50% Syrah. dense and purple in colour thanks to the presence of Syrah. The nose is very fruity with aromas of black fruits, floral and spicy with hints of laurel. The palate is round, supple and spicy.