£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...
£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...
£12.50
Just like hunting for men on a dating-app, when it comes to Argentinean winemaking, height is key. Sure, your grapes might have a killer profile...
£9.50
This wine is very well named as, just like a fancy Parisian Orangery, it is packed full of tropical fruits. The grapes are harvested in...
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...
£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...
£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...
£28.00
Niepoort produce distinctive Porto wines, combining centuries-old tradition with innovation to create classic wines, but with a freshness and lightness of touch. The grapes for...
From first pour, this whole cluster fermented Riesling graces the glass in brilliant shades of golden yellow. Its intensive aromas weave light herbal notes and...
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...
100's of years ago when the world was ravaged by woolly mammoths, Greek philosophers and Brothers Grimm characters, in the region of Salento there was...
£17.00
They might seem a fairly austere, old-fashioned lot, but Bordelais(es) tick with hidden passion. On the outside they seem elegant, carefully presented. Some even say...
£11.50
Incredibly high standards of winemaking for the price. This is an astonishingly well-loved Oddbins favourite and one of the most regularly asked-after whites in the...
From the producer who almost single-handedly put Menetou-Salon on the map as a serious competitor to its big-name neighbours, Sancerre and Pouilly-Fumé, this wine is...
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...
This Moscato is a soft, gentle and charmingly sweet white wine, but saved from being sickly by fresher, sage and citrus elements. Which sounds 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...
A common idiom you’re no doubt familiar with is the ‘early bird catches the worm’ as of course nothing inspires rejection of a lie-in like...
£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...
£12.00
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...
It's hard to stand out against the crowd, especially when the crowd is over-crowded. Y'know? Kiwi Sauvignon is a wine type that faces this peril....
So Chablis. Right, it's bone dry, no oak, you might even say steely. Fetch it from a posh Premier Cru vineyard and then what happens?...
£24.00
There's a lot of fuss in Chablis about a precocious new talent called Samuel Billaud, of Billaud-Simon fame. He's regarded as one of the best...
£7.75
Single-serving, ready-to-drink sake cups were first introduced in Japanese pop culture for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. Until recently, sake cups were typically made to be...
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...
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...
£12.75
Considering Crete is on a similar latitude to Casablanca, most people would not pick it out as an obvious location for quality white wine production....
£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.
£13.50
If this wine was in France it might be considered a Grand Cru, but the Aussies are far too down-to-earth for such illustrious titles, hence...
£21.00
A luddite is often used as a term of derision, synonymous with a troglodyte, a dinosaur or someone ignorant and out of touch. As it...
£16.50
Dona Fátima is the result of a project to revive a long-lost grape and is only grown in one place on earth. This white wine...
£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...
At Oddbins we do so like to be inclusive; as long as you're over 18 and not entering one of our stores accompanied by a...
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...
£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...
£21.00
Some wine and food pairings are so quintessential that it borders on culinary treason to let certain meals go unaccompanied. Imagine being served a delicious...
£26.00
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...
£28.00
Pouilly-Fuisse is a bit of a Cinderella of the wine world. What with being from the Maconnais it doesn't seem to get the same level...
£56.00
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...
£7.75
Nothing short of a sensation, this little red wine has been a success story at Oddbins over the past few years, such is its astonishing...