The winemaker wiped paranoid perspiration from his forehead as he typed the final words: 'So, I've decided to take my work back underground.. to stop...
Confused you say? South African wine named after a French alpine mountaineering and skiing resort and made in the Italian 'ripasso' style? Who said you...
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...
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...
£12.75
This wine has a USP and it executes it brilliantly. What is it? It is the charming freshness and vibrancy of youth. With this Joven...
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...
£44.00
Château Rauzan-Ségla has an incredibly long and colourful history, dating back to 1661 and featuring Very Important Families, tragedy, intrigue and, latterly, a brilliant renaissance,...
The Aragón family has made wine for personal consumption for as long as records go, but in the 1970s Amalio Aragón started acquiring top vineyard...
£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...
£15.00
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...
£45.00
Balanced. Firm. Smoky. Heady. Herby. Fruit-forward. Subtle. These are just words. Or are they? What is a word? Can a word ever sum up the...
£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...
£28.00
The givry offers notes of cassis buds, red berries and spice on the nose and palate with very pure, fresh finish. The wine showcases itself...
Cosmopolitan is not merely a fashion magazine or a drink for wealthy women on the Sex and the City, it is the also the notion...
£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...
Originally established by Robert and Yvette Michelas, the domain is now run by their four children. Most impressive that they have worked side-by-side for 30...
£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...
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....
With our rudimentary French we can only assume the Languedoc region of Pic St Loup is named for the wolf saints that must have once...
£58.00
The Vosne Romanee red wine from Burgundy offers a robust and sweetness for a still very young wine. Red fruits and spices dominate the palate...
£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.
£26.00
Querciabella meaning 'beautiful oak tree' is a producer completely focused on quality. Querciabella has established a global reputation for producing excellent bio-dynamic and organic wines...
£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...
There are very few winemakers that are household names, perhaps because there are no vintner talent shows on ITV, where audience members high on schadenfreude...
£21.50
Tenuta San Guido are the ultimate bad boys of the wine world. Seriously, they look better in leather than Elvis' 68 Comeback Special, play by...
£400.00
Penfolds Grange instantly expresses its exuberance from the moment that the dense and dark liquid hits the glass. Offering its drinker a multitude of sweet...
£24.00
Whenever we play Wine Family Fortunes, which is often, it surprises us that when Les Dennis asks for phrases you most associate with Chilean wine...
Bold yet elegant, this complex ruby red wine is as beautiful and rare as the Lynx that dons its label. Fruity aromas of cassis are...
£17.50
The Itata Valley is the Chilean wine world’s answer to the Paris Ritz in the 20s, the Havana El Floridita in the 30s or New...
£18.00
Carménère has been called many things, the lost grape of Bordeaux and the Count of Monte Cristo to name but a few, it is rare,...
£19.50
Every day, the team at Wirra Wirra pass by a plaque at the entrance of the winery, inscribed with Gregg Trott’s philosophy (the man who...
£22.00
There’s a fine line between superstition and an unprovable theory and it’s a line that all of us sometimes cross, however rational we think we...
£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...
£110.00
The source of this great wine comes from within the unique, walled vineyard of Clos Vougeot. The Cistercian monks enclosed the entire area many moons...
Made in the Dunes of Monaco Mirante, a small vineyard 400m from the Ionian Sea, the vines grow in the sane and the marine influence...
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...
The Niagara Peninsula has long attracted a vast number of eager visitors from around the globe. Many come here to travel on the ‘Maid of...