£16.00
Weirdly Thénac is famous for the Lascaux Caves (faded graffiti of fat horses), truffles (a fungus that is a favourite snack for swine but inexplicably...
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...
£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,...
You are what you eat, so the saying goes. And this is manifestly true in Stanton and Killeen's achingly delicious Rutherglen Muscat. What does the...
£11.00
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...
£12.00
A Picada is both the name of a traditional Argentine platter of meat, cheeses and pickled vegetables, but it is also the name of a...
£10.00
The Lalene is an elegant and complex wine rich with flavours of black fruit and fine grained velvety tannins, before a long satisfying finish.
£13.00
Everyone has heard the story about the boy who cried wolf, right? Well, we don't blame the poor lad because after trying this German red...
£12.00
Zensa is the pronunciation of the Italian word 'senza', meaning 'without'. In this case it is to underline that this wine is made 'senza' chemical...
Nestled in the foothills of the most southerly part of the Alps in the green and fertile region of Piedmont, northern Italy, Dogliani is a...
£13.00
You couldn't make up some of the things people did before joining the wine trade. Troilus Hoplite-Gryppe, head of Kent's Bunceworth winery, was initially sent...
£11.50
A truly refreshing and fruity Gamay based wine from master winemaker's Stephanie Aviron and Nicolas Potel. Through using traditional methods and oak barrels, the end...
Minervois is a region that has been making wine as far back as the Romans and beyond. In fact, the name derives from the region's...
£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...
This rich Italian red is a bit like walking into your most-loved cafe. Not a grease spoon one, nor a super trendy one - nothing...
£14.00
With its deep oceans of blueberry and black cherry fruit and bright, grippy tannins, this exclusive Malbec seems to resemble the starry skies above Argentina's...
£12.50
If you've ever climbed Ben Nevis or Snowdon, then their summits are around the height that you'll find the Bonarda grapes that go into this...
£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...
£14.75
In Shakira's hit pop record of 2005, 'Hips Don't Lie,' Wyclef Jean beseeches that "he see you move like you come from Columbia." Many have...
£14.00
The birth of punk and rock '’ roll is rooted in young people experimenting with their garage band (musically experimenting, we have no idea what...
£14.50
What we love about the wines of Cairanne is most people have no idea what the heck it is. “Is that a Gaelic female name?...
"I should've bought you flower's and held your hand. Should have gave you all my hours, when I had the chance!"O Bruno, you silly snowdrop,...
£14.00
We can think of few better Aussie pairings than Shiraz and Cabernet, except perhaps Kylie Minogue and Jason Donovan. Seriously, when are those two crazy...
£14.50
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...
£14.00
At Radford Dale they believe Pinotage is a fantastic though misunderstood varietal which benefits from a gentle touch in order to uncover its true potential...
£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...
£10.50
There is something very romantic about a family legacy. An object or tradition that can be laid down for future generations to appreciate. Such legacies...
A jack of all trades, Jock McPherson had a wild and varied career as a writer, soldier, fisherman, publisher, PR man and lead guitarist for...
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...
£14.00
Known as the 'heartbreak' grape, Pinot Noir is notoriously difficult to grow because its thin skin makes it susceptible to an array of threats. But...
£14.00
Granite Hill Old Vine Zinfandel is made by the Kautz family in Lodi, California. Lodi is a famed region for growing Zinfandel and produces almost...
£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...
£12.00
This wine has some rather famous fans, in fact it is reported by our unnamed source, who may or not be Mark Owen, that the...
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...
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 –...
Bright garnet in appearance, this red wine has an intense nose of ripe black fruits such as blackberries and blueberries. On the palate it is...
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...
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...
£14.00
Mariposa is an excellent name for this wine, and a rather great metaphor for fine wine making – after developing out in the field, what...
The name ‘Demoiselles’, meaning ‘young ladies’, is derived from a time when the Chateau was run by a group of nuns. The nuns tended to...