£11.00
The Lalene is an elegant and complex wine rich with flavours of black fruit and fine grained velvety tannins, before a long satisfying finish.
The 2012 vintage is a beautiful purple colour. It is an amazingly fresh red wine with a lovely flowery bouquet and notes of acacia. The palate is...
Hugh Johnson notably said of Pauillac, "if one had to single out one commune of Bordeaux to head the list, there would be no argument....
£19.00
We like to think of the wines of Canon-Fronsac as the Samwise Gamgee of Bordeaux. Sure, it might not have the glamour of Pomerol or...
£49.00
It seems strange to suggest that a top end Bordeaux is a bargain. There are probably many things you associate Bordeaux fine wine with; unprecedented...
The legend of Vinus, the Heron, started on the Hérault River banks at the foot of Château Paul Mas in Pézenas. The story goes that...
The historic Chateau Plaisance was acquired by the Ducourt family in 1994. Ever since, they have been producing elegant, harmonious wine with unique character with...
£69.00
We don't want to be considered apologists for the Roman Empire; what they did to Maximus Decimus Meridius was bang out of order, even if...
Château Suduiraut 2003 has an intense golden yellow colour, with amber tones that reflect the maturity of this wine and the solar nature of the...
Have you seen the film Searching for Sugarman? If not, then we recommend you do; it's a masterpiece, but it means this tasting note won't...
Jonathan Maltus is the established maverick of Bordeaux - the novice Englishman who turned up at Château Teyssier in the 1990s, introduced new techniques, bought...
£25.00
Sometimes you drink a wine and your synapses align, neurones clap their hands, light rains in front of your eyes and you think... this is...
The birth of punk and rock '’ roll is rooted in young people experimenting with their garage band (musically experimenting, we have no idea what...
£32.00
A classic powerful Châteauneuf-du-Pape made from a blend of Cinsault, Grenache noir, Mourvèdre, Syrah. Roque Colombe ages the wine in oak barres for 12-18 months...
It's great being in an exclusive club, recognised by your peers that you belong among the elite of your industry, we say that, we don't...
Winemaker Pascal Léon Verhaeghe is a man who fell back in love with wine, after inheriting his family's mixed-culture estate in Cahors. After an encounter...
We all need a little magic in our lives, whether it’s imagining you’ve seen fairies at the end of the garden or you're still waiting...
Cidre Breton is a soft full-flavoured cider nurtured under the warm Brittany skies. Made from fully ripened Breton varieties, these ciders now carry the AOC for...
When hip-hop mogul Sean Combs alias 'P. Diddy' partnered with one of their super premium lines to create the smoothest and most refreshing Vodkas in...
Have you ever read the works of Roald Dahl? Of course you have, it would border on child abuse if you'd been denied those books...
Ciroc Pineapple Ultra-Premium Vodka, made using fine French grapes, is five-times distilled to ensure its high quality before being infused with a blend of pineapple...
This well known vodka distilled by Jean-Sebastien Robicquet in France and follows in the footsteps of a family of distillers. Ciroc vodka is distilled from...
70 hectares. That's 175 acres, or about two thirds of Liverpool's resplendent Sefton Park. Only it's in Châteauneuf-du-Pape, in the Southern Rhône Valley, an area...
£27.00
Cointreau is a Triple sec hailing from France, it is drunk as a aperitif or digestif and is well known within several popular cocktails such...
It's a common plot line in films, or probably literature and history, that allies will marry into one another's family to make their relationship even...
The story of Collovray & Terrier seems like a classic rom-com such as Wedding Crashers, just without Vince Vaughan's stony-faced acting... or the indignity of...
£13.50
Paul Mittnacht could’ve been anything he put his mind to. A great sportsman he might have played football for his local side Strasbourg, a gifted...
If you're one of those for whom the presentation value and the a-la-Francaise element of a Champagne are essential but like many of us can't...
This crisp and fruity sparkling wine is a great alternative to Champagne. Pale yellow with golden hints, it expresses the freshness of the Loire with...
It is not only the Bonaparte Family, Mario Ballotelli and tomato-based stews that are Italian exports that do well in France (why can’t we stop...
£14.00
While this wine may have an incredible bouquet of Meyer lemon, white peach roasted almonds and vanilla the name of this wine does not actually...
Jonathan Maltus, maker of cult wine "Le Dôme", marries the long tradition of Saint-Emilion viticulture with best of modern, fine winemaking. This wine has a...
£40.00
Despite being one of Queen Victoria's favourite wines, it's never done anything to calm old Phil dahn, his loaf of bread still looks like a...
A classic Bordeaux from fifth growth Château Belgrave in Haut-Médoc. A wine of depth, class and smoothness that really sings with rich fruit when decanted....
Made from Muscat à Petits Grains, this vin doux naturel has a lovely golden straw-yellow colour. The nose of tropical fruit develops with aeration to...
Domaine Coche-Bizouard is a family-run Domaine based in Meursault, created by Julien Coche in 1940. Today, the Domaine is overseen by Julien’s grandson, Fabien, and...
A fresh and floral Pinot Gris from the pays d’Oc region, with a fine and balanced palate. Aromas of petals and dried apricots are supported...
£11.50
Sometimes wine makers of yore would blame a poor crop yield on the Harrowingly Hairy Harvest Hobgoblin. The story goes that this horrid creature would...
£11.50
Roses and red, violets are blue, try this wine when you can't afford Condrieu.' In other words, this silky white wine gives you everything you...
Some would tell you that “Sauvignon Blanc is Sauvignon Blanc- easy drinking, refreshing but largely predictable.” Well for those people firstly we’d say “what happened...