La Rioja Alta Discovery Box

£65.00
An exploration of Spanish Albariño and Tempranillo wines from one of the oldest and most celebrated producers of the country: La Rioja Alta.  All 3...
It is said that Genghis Khan was born on the 42 Latitude and because he was born believing he was a chess rook, he continued...
The Chardonnay grapes for Le Meurger Mâcon-Villages are grown on the hillsides of Macon, around the Vire-Clesse area. The soils here have a higher amount...
Jeff Carrel started his working life as a chemist and while he found it rewarding he grew tired of people of confusing his role with...
Who hasn't dreamt of packing up their day job in California, flying half way around the world and establishing a boutique vineyard in the Western...
Graffiti, much like wine, has a wide variance in quality. It can be so mind numbingly uninspiring, such as someone managing to misspell Thug Life,...
A superb South African Viognier that delivers a smoky wild honey which gives way to tangerine and musk melon on the nose. The taste is characterised...
It was rock rap legends, the Beastie Boys who told the world "duh duh duh da Sabotage!" (alright we don’t know the actual lyrics) A...
A heavily fruit driven sparkling wine unveiling refreshing notes of apple and lemon, with vibrance and creamy mousse. A delicate pale lemon in colour, contrasted...
The Monthelie from Maison Roche, an aged burgundy that confidently expresses ethereal aromas of dried red cherry, leather, currants, barnyard, and pepper. The palate offers cherries,...
Maison Roche de Bellene Chablis Grand Cru is a complex wine with a buttery medium-bodied texture. The palate is refreshing and balanced with green apple...
Everyone agreed the old horse-drawn cart was just the vehicle to transport the Pinot grapes from vineyard to winery, but they failed to take into...
All over Marlborough unusual geysers spurt manuka honey high into the air. Although initially this was a sticky nightmare for the locals, since manuka honey...

Manz Platónico 2019

£15.50
Hand-picked from a blind tasting line-up by the winner of The Palate 2013, Chloe Dickson (pictured), this wine has ringing endorsements from every corner: Chloe...
Made from 100% Mencía in Riberia Sacra, this is the first wine Mar De Envero have made outside their usual region, Rias Baixas, and only...
A unique collaboration between Aussie wine maker Jeff Burch, and Pascal Marchand of Burgundian Marchand-Tawse, this South Australian chardonnay is perfectly poised in youth, blessed...
Delicate floral aromas of honeysuckle, orange blossom and jasmine, embellished with pear essence, nutmeal and lemon curd provide an enticing entrée to the palate. Flavours...
Intense ruby-red in colour, this full-bodied primitivo displays aromas of black cherries and prunes with hints of spice and white pepper. Velvety and elegant, with...
Luxurious and decadent, this is a true expression of Malbec wines. Keeping the elegant and balanced house style, Mosquita Muerta Malbec reveals aromas of flowers,...
Bang for buck, this Pinot Noir offers superb quality and truly great value for money. Lush aromas of black cherry and plum lead into flavours...
Early in the careers of these vintners, they managed the vineyards and winemaking for other companies' wine brands. Given their prodigious skill, unsurprisingly they were...
Any guess what our favourite Roald Dahl book is? The Magic Finger?! Goodness no, we’d receive a cease and desist from the NRA within minutes,...
Some things just get better the higher up you go. Like tightrope walking; you may get a condescending little clap if you manage to steady...
Alex Pfluger is as much a winemaker as he is a landlord to local insects, operating a number of 'bug hotels' throughout his 25ha vineyard....
Like the senior editors of national newspapers, hedge fund managers and classy bond villains, several French grapes have found their second home in Tuscany. The...
Quinta das Setencostas is the big brother of our astronomically popular Quinta de Bons Ventos and bears a keen family resemblance, but is smoother, richer...
It was an ordinary enough Sunday service in Oporto, with the usual stuff - christenings, BMWs in the car park, expensive gifts for the little...
Wine or maths? Not a difficult question, is it? We don't mind some algebra, fractions or long division occasionally, but the ratio of fun to...
Thirst is a pretty rock and roll wine. You see, the Winery of Good Hope argue, they could've churned out these wines the same as...
Some of the greatest collaborations are those that seem utterly bizarre. Take 'Beyond the Fridge,' by all accounts Peter and Dudley would start a small-scale...
A fine example of a Chardonnay from Burgundy with excellent flavours of white fruits stemming from the late picking along with great levels of minerality....
This Riesling Kabinett offers an excellent balance of fruitiness and acidity. It's a superb wine that's light gold in colour, and on the nose this wine...
For those of you fluent in Italian… or Mario Puzo novels, you’ll be well aware Il Capo translates as ‘the boss.’ And like all other...
The Schild Estate GMS, a uniquely blended mix of Grenache, Mourvédre and Shiraz. This wine boasts intense notes of dense yet bright red berry compote fruit that...
Kali Hart is the most fruit-forward expression of Talbott's estate vineyards. This Pinot Noir is bright and complex, opening with aromas of Bing cherry, colda,...
Plic, Plic, Plic is named for the emotional response to the sound of rain when you are inside looking out. Comforting that is, like looking...
As a result of what we can assume is some sloppy clipping work, from a Bordelais vineyard hand, who was hours away from a 3-week...
This red isn't like every other Tom, Dick and Harry. However, it has been passed down from Jim to Peter and Tom Barry. The Barry...
Many wine drinkers go a long way to express their devotion to Malbec. We heard of one chap in Verona who would call passionate verse...
Rocking Horse is Thorne & Daughter’s cornerstone wine taking its name from a wooden rocking horse that winemakers/parents John and Tasha Seccombe made for their...