Wines - Europe, France & Germany & Spain

FRANCE WHITE

Taste Guide          Wine

2                     Gaultier Dry White

                       Crisp and dry, fresh lemony aromas and apple acidity.    

4                     Gaultier Medium Dry White

                       Pure fruity fun. Spot on. 

2                     Grenache Blanc-Colombard Vin de France, J Moreau et Fils

                       Appealing apples and pears. 

2                     La Campagne Sauvignon Blanc, Vin Pays d'Oc

                       Delicate mix of grass and gooseberries, fresh and floral. 

1                     Muscadet de Sevre et Maine, La Doussiniere

                       Stunningly refreshing hints of grapefruit. 

1                    Sancere, Les Collinettes, Joseph Mellot

                       Brimming with power-packed gooseberries, ripened limes and style. 

1                    Pouilly-Fume, Cuvee du Tronsec, Joseph Mellot

                      Heaps of crunchy gooseberries, a gunflint garnish. 

2                    Macon-Villages, Beauvernon, Thorin

                      Delicate wafts of apple blossom.  

2                    Mersault, Louis Jadot

                      Toasted vanilla pods heaped into pineapple chunk mountains. 

2                    Puligny-Montrachet, Louis Jadot

                      Vanila cream swirls and whispers of stone-fruit. 

1                    Petit Chablis, J. Moreau et Fils

                      Elegant, steely style. Shy hints of firm peaches. 

3                    Chablis Glorie de Chablis, J. Moreau et Fils

                       A traditional Chablis, dry, flinty and elegant with distinctive Chardonnay character on the finish. 

2                   Chablis, Louis Jadot

                     Crisp chunks of green apple freshness, vanilla hints. 


 

FRANCE ROSE

2                   Gaultier Rose

                      Delicate aromas of summer berry fruits with a soft character. 

2                    La Campagne Rose de Cinsault, Pays d'Oc

                      Fresh and delicious summer fruit. 

3                    Rose d' Anjou, J. Tourville

                      Delightful hints of strawberry sweetness. 

2                     Macon Rose, Louis Jadot

                      Brimming with freshly picked red berry fruitiness.


 

FRANCE RED

B                     Gaultier Soft Red

                        Easy-drinking with soft, ripe, red fruit flavours and a smooth finish. 

B                     Greenache-Syrah Vin de France, J Moreau et Fils

                        Vibrant, richly ripened, fulsome fruit.

B                     Rare Vineyards Pinot Noir, Vin de France

                      Cherry and blueberry pie.

C                    Cotes Du Rhone, La Denteliere

                      Bursting ripe berries, a hint of pepper.

D                   Chateauneuf-du-Pape Le Prince du Logis, Pierre de Laville

                      Southern spice and huge, wild cherries.

B                   Chateau Haut Roudier, Bordeaux

                      Boisterous blackcurrants and cheeky cherries.

D                   Chateau Notton, Margaux

                      Stylish and seductive, a smoky, ripe richness. Early-bird drinking.

C                   Chateau Lamothe-Cissac, Cru Bourgeois Haut-Medoc

                     Blackcurrant bursts of velvet and cedarwood whispers.

B                   Beaujolais-Villages La Perdrisette, Thorin

                     Sumptuous, silky, smooth strawberries.

C                  Fleurie Chateau de Fleurie, E. Loren et Fils

                    Vibrant summer raspberries, a silky smooth linger.

B                   Bourgogne Pinot Noir Couvent des Jacobins, Louis Jadot

                     Plumpest, ripest strawberries, draped in soft silk.

B                   Cote de Beaune-Villages Reserve des Jacobins, Louis Jadot

                     Cherry blossom wafts mingle with whispers of spice.

C                   Volnay, Louis Jadot

                     A firm silky finesse, red berry vibrancy and richness.

D                   Nuits-Saint-Georges, Pierre Lamotte

                     Cherries and blackberries lounge on a velvet cushion.

C                   Gevrey-Chambertin, Louis Jadot

                     Red berry rapture, bottle bursting, vibrant richness.


 

               GERMANY WHITE

 

5                   Liebfraumilch Rheinhessen, J Brader

                     Deliciously light. Definitely grapey.

5                  Liebfraumilch Rheinessen, J Brader 1.5 Litre

                     Deliciously light. Definitely grapey.

4                   Niersteiner Gutes Domtal Rheinhessen, J Brader

                     Mellow medley of fruit.

4                   Piesporter Michelsberg, J Brader

                     Racy rippling of fresh fruit.


               SPAIN WHITE

2                   Arium Airen Blanco Albali, Valdepenas

                     Peachy soft with pineapple syrup

2                   Torres Vina Esmeralda Cartalunya

                     A true floral fanfare with a refined elegance.

2                   Torres Gran Vina Sol Chardonnay Penedes

                     Richly elegant, heaps of apple slices coated in butter.


               SPAIN ROSE

2                   Arium Tempranillo-Garnacha Rosado Albali, Valdepenas

                     Soft and fruity rose, notes of strawberry jam.


               SPAIN RED

B                   Arium Tempranillo-Garnacha Tinto Albali, Valdepenas

                     Smooth blackberry and plump plum.

B                   Fortius Tempranillo Navarra

                     Brimming with rich, velvety red berries.

C                   Don Jacobo Rioja Crianza tinto, Bodegas Corral

                     Layered vanilla cream with ripe ready-to-burst red berries.

C                   Don Jacobo Rioja Reserva, Bodegas Corral

                     Attention-seeking cheeky cherries, wantonly soaking in creamed vanilla.

D                   Torres Mas La Plana Cabernet Sauvignon Penedes

                     Voluptuous and power-packed black berry prowess.