£10.50
Intense aromas of blackcurrants and wild fruits are complemented by subtle notes of spice and thyme in this full bodied Negroamaro. Charmingly balanced and juicy...
£7.75
It's already been a long day. Crawling through the strata of humanity, its voices buzzing through the electric wires, erupting onto screens, springing out of...
The Marquis' daughter was blessed with extraordinary imagination and spent her days in a make-believe world. But when the lights went out, her mind worked...
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...
Okay, we can't stand by and let a pig adorn this bottle's label without acknowledging it, we're very sorry if you find this tasting note...
The Bougrier family’s relationship to winemaking in the Loire is like Professor Brian Cox’s with space… or writing election winning jams for Labour MPs –...
£9.50
Lisbon is renowned for its communal courtyard meals, where people will, as the African-Portugese say, 'have a sentada;' to sit with friends, eat, drink and...
Toques means chef's hat, which gives this wine its name in part because the wine tastes best when wearing a novelty hat of your choosing...
£15.00
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...
Sometimes tasting notes can seem so far-fetched you wonder whether the writer is actually taking you for a ride. If we were to say that...
£13.00
We're going to suggest something a little controversial here - this red wine is best served slightly chilled. Yes, you absolutely read that right! Although...
£6.75
What makes Chile such a great place to grow Merlot? Perhaps it’s the cooling influence of the Pacific Ocean and the Humboldt current that allows...
£13.00
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...
£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...
£9.00
The vineyards of Famille Perrin are on the slopes of Mont Ventoux, which are in turn, on the slopes of the alps, like mountainous Russian...
As much as it may sound like Coachella, Colchagua is not actually a place for wealthy Californian teens to drink hard seltzer while watching a...
Henri and Simone Ducourt bought Chateau d'Haures in 1983 and made it their home. Now the main place where their family and friends gather, the...
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...
Many consider Vacqueyras as where the smart money is spent in the Rhône, like buying property in south-east London if you can’t afford to live...
£17.00
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...
£15.50
Like the portal on Stargate, or the moment lightning strikes the clock tower, sending Marty McFly Back to the Future, you can yield incredible results...
£12.00 £14.50
La Bise Shiraz is all about nuance and subtlety, a gentle brush of lips to wake a turquoise garbed Disney princess, opposed to a 3am...
£25.00
Imagine gliding over the Côte d'Or, taking off from the rooftops of Beaune and drifting over the undulations of Pommard, Volnay, Puligny-Montrachet and Santenay, dreamily...
£6.50
A perfect mid-week treat because…well, why not! Red cherry in colour, the wine has buckets of red fruit flavours on a smooth and succulent palate.
A special release from Marques de la Concordia to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Rioja Santiago - the second oldest winery in Rioja! This second...
£9.50
A lustrous blend of Syrah, Cinsault and mourvedre brings an array of ripe berries on the nose which follows through to a juicy, well structured...
£22.00
Winemaker Maurico Veloso Estuardo is very much like Samuel L. Jackson’s character in the Avengers films, not in that he wears a very fetching eye...
£26.00
A complex, textured and savoury red wine with dominant raspberry and cranberry, while pink musk and herbal tones carry throughout. Bright acid and fine tannins keep...
£11.50 £14.00
This unoaked Tannat shows the whole character and power of the variety. Ripe tannins structure this colourful wine, while its intensity and fair acidity make it...
t Joseph Domaine Amphores, that's the domain of vases to us 21st Century folk. In ancient Greece, Amphora were often used to tell the tales...
£24.00
'Baby, I compare you to a kiss from a rose on the grey, ooh, the more I get of you the stranger it feels, yeah'....
£14.00
Oh Mamma! What a smooth one this is. Get ready for some of the most over-worked wine adjectives in town hurtling their way towards you,...
£20.00
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...
Picasso's Demoiselles might not have depicted Avignon in the kindest light. In fact, those ladies weren't even from Avignon, they were from a sporting house...
£10.00
It was dear old Margret Thatcher who claimed, "there's no such thing as society." Throughout her 11-year tenure she spent much of her time proving...
£10.50
It's extraordinary to think of Eastern Europe as the new frontier of quality wine production. After all, in Tikves Macedonia vines have been around since...
£18.50
In 1880, Joseph Drouhin chose the city of Beaune to found the business that bears his name. Over the years and with each generation, his...
£29.00
Child prodigies can be rather disheartening to those of us that are slightly more… 'traditionally skilled.' (That's our code for untalented tambourine twitchers.) Like Mozart,...
£16.50
We all should perhaps take a leaf out of Andre Manz book when it comes to quality over quantity and appreciate the little things in...
£47.00
Hailing from old Zinfandel vines in the historic Lytton Springs vineyard, which are planted with complementary Petite Sirah and Carignane vines, this is a mighty,...