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Real Ales ~

Cask ~ Black Sheep, Exmoor Gold & Wadsworth 6X. Extensive Wine List to suit all dishes & something different by the glass.

Draught ~  Peroni, Guinness, Grolsch, Pravha and Aspall cider currently being served.


The Wine Rack…Bottles

The Whites

Chio Prosecco .Wonderfully refreshing with vibrant citrus and green fruit flavours. It has fine bubbles and a lingering crisp finish.    Glass £5.25      btl  £22.00

Lodez Chardonnay, France. Direct press by low temperature for the best expression of the varietal Chardonnay 

sml £3.75    std £5.00    btl £19.00

Akau Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc. NZ. Ripe apple & grapefruit flavours, rounded with a soft vanilla finish, make this an easy drinking, crisp Sauvignon Blanc. 

sml £4.00   std £5.25   btl £21.00

La Petite Perriere Sauvignon Blanc, France.  ~ Sancerre supremo Jean-Louis Saget had a concept to make wines in the Loire with the flavour profile of Sancerre but without the price tag. La Petite Perriere is the result.

sml £4.25   std £5.95    btl £23.50

El Meson Rioja Blanco, Spain ~ The key here is cold fermentation resulting in an intensely fragrant dry white with hints of stone fruits. Complex & refreshing.

sml £4.25   std £5.95    btl £23.50

House Pinot Grigio ~ Italy. Fresh dry & delicate with gentle floral & citrus aromas. Classic Italian white wine.

sml £3.75     std £4.85   btl £18.00

La Font Francaise Picpoul De Pinet. France. Brilliant for Sauvignon Blanc drinkers. Beautiful bright colour with green highlights, an intense nose of white fleshed fruit, well balanced and very fresh tasting on the palate . £22.00

La Luciana Gavi ~ Italy. If you like Pinot Grigio you will love Gavi. Zesty citrus fruit and lightly floral characters followed by a racy and vibrant finish.  btl £23.00

Vionata Albarino, Spain. Exciting new trendy white. Aromas of tropical fruit, green apple, banana and melon. Initially soft on the palate, with a pleasing acidity, which develops into a harmony of fruit dominated by peach. £29.00

Babich Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, NZ. The wine has a lifted and pungent bouquet, with passion fruit and pineapple. The full palate is powerful and rich, with flavours of gooseberry and pear. £26.00

Chablis Josselin,  France. Brilliant yellow, crisp, fresh & mineral on the nose. The mouth is refreshing, smooth and harmonious …£33.00   Fish, Salad

Domaine Deaux Roches Pouilly-Fuissé. France. The fruit for the Vieilles Vignes (old vines) comes from some of the highest and steepest vineyards in Vergisson,. Barrel fermented and aged in 50% new oak. The nose evokes vanilla, baked apples and some tropical notes. £40.00

Puligny Montrachet Tete du Cuvee, Francois d’Alaines ~ France. “Superbly complex with an intriguing mixture of minerality and buttery fruit” £57.50

Champagne

Gremillet, The House Champagne,. Independent family grower with 40 hectares of vines on steep south facing slopes.   £39.50

Gremillet Rose Champagne . Gremillet age all their Rosé Champagnes for a minimum of 24 months to ensure that the wines are not too young and have married all the elements.£47.50

Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label. We all know what this is .£60.00

Rose

Chio Pink Prosecco. A delicate pink, fresh and fruity with a flora flavour.Wonderfully refreshing fine bubbles and a persistent crisp finish, a great aperitif! Glass £5.25 btl £22.00

Petite Perriere Pinot Noir Rose, France. Beautiful pale salmon shade with marshmallow tints. On the nose, intense and elegant with floral and fruity notes accentuated by the fragrance of rose petals.  

sml £4.20    std £5.75   btl £22.00

Zinfandel blush~ USA. Youthfully brilliant salmon pink hue. Aromas of fresh strawberries, pomegranate and hints of floral undertones.

sml £3.30     std £4.50     btl £17.00

Pasquiers Cinsault Rose, Vin de Pays dOc, France. Traditional “onion skin” rose – a very pale pink – blu with red berry fruit notes and good finish. Great on its own or with chicken, pasta or fish.

sml £4.00 std £5.50 btl £21.00

Reds…

House Merlot, Chilean~ Ruby red colour dominated by red berries & sweet raspberries with a subtle note of toffee. Easy drinking estate grown Merlot.

 sml £3.50   std £4.50  btl £17.50

Last Stand Shiraz ~ Victoria, Autralia Classic leather bouquet with strong hints of black pepper. Victorias cooler climate makes for wines with greater complexity –  much better suited to food than lots of Australia.

sml £4.00   std £5.50 btl £21.00

Petite Perriere Pinot Noir, France ~ Don’t be fooled by the light colour and intriguing bouquet of raspberry – there is plenty of body here too with a chewy panic structure.

sml £4.20  std £5.75  btl £22.00

Les Coteaux Cotes du Rhone Villages ~ France. Lots of warming fruit flavours backed up with a gentle spicy finish. A great one for the cooler evenings.

sml £5.75  std £7.50  btl £28.50

Honora Vera Monastrell 2016 ~ Spain Jumilla Organic. A cracker ! The whole idea behind this is – how little can we do to let the grapes do the work? Hand picked, no irrigation, no added yeasts, minimal fining. The result is a blockbuster of brambly fruit and complex finish.

sml £4.25  std £5.95 btl £23.50

Heritages Lirac~ France. “Baby Chateauneuf du Pape”. Over the river from Chateauneuf du Pape on the right bank this is a wonderful find. Deep red colour, bouquet of ripe red fruit, hints of leather and mild spices & full bodied. 

sml £4.30 std £6.15 btl £24.00

Monologo Crianza Rioja ~ Spain. Aromas of ripe fruit, vanilla and tobacco from its aging. Complex yet easy drinking with a medium body and rounded palate.

sml £3.75 std £4.95 btl £19.00

Trivento Tribu Malbec (not oak aged) ~  Argentina. Tribu Malbec is a very seductive wine with lots of red fruit and peppery undertones. It has a long rounded finish.  £27.50

Primitivo di Mandria. Italy. Full bodied with ripe berry fruits, elegant tannins & long finish. Complexity comes from the volcanic soil giving structure & balance to the wine. £27.00

Crocera Barbera d’ Asti Superiore. Italy. Sometimes referred to as the “Baby Barolo” . Barbara is the most important grape of the region, the wine has intense wild plum & cherry fruit characters backed by savoury, smokey notes from 12 months ageing in French oak barriques. £27.95

Torre Del Falasco Ripasso. Italy. Ruby red colour, strong bouquet of blossoms with hints of wild berries and jam; rich and smooth to the palate. A roast wine that is a fine companion to game of all kinds. Excellent also with fermented and ripe cheeses. £32.00

Black Craft Shiraz, Barossa Valley. Australia. Intense and very generous but with real complexity too. Fruity but with firm structure. It unfolds like a good novel ! £30.00

 Chateauneuf~Du~Pape Domaine Chante Cigale~ France.  Big, rich and fruity wine from the areas most prestigious appellation. A fantastic accompaniment to any red meat or game dish…£43.00

Valpolicella Amarone La Colombaia. Italy.The key to Amarone is air drying the grapes to concentrate their flavour. The result is a rich full bodied wine with intense cherry based fruit flavours beautifully balanced by a firm tannins and savoury notes. £48.50

 

Malts.

1. Ardbeg 10yo Islay Single Malt £4.60 ~ The world’s peatiest malt !

2. Auchentoshan Classic Malt £3.50 ~ Triple distilled lowland pronounced ~ Ock un tosh un.

3. Balvenie Double wood 12yr £ 4.00 ~ Gold medal winner, International wine & spirits !

4. Balvenie Caribbean Cask 14yr £4.50 ~ Characterised by toffee, vanilla & a hint of fruit.

5. Bowmore12yo Islay malt £3.50 ~ Islay malt, Light & peaty

6. Bunnahabhain 12yr £3.50 ~ Gentle tasting Islay malt.

7. Cragganmore 12yr single malt £3.50 ~ Sweet floral & malty.

8. Dalmore 12yr £3.50 ~ Ripe orange, dark chocolate, vanilla & coffee spice.

9. Dalwhinnie 15yr £4.00 ~ Heather & honey, one of the highest distilleries in Scotland

10.Glenfiddich 12yr £3.70 ~ Fragrent, subtle oak, butterscotch & cream.

11. Glenkinchie 12yr £3.70 ~ Light sweet nose, fresh flavours of grass.

12.Glenmorangie original 10yr £3.50 ~Scotlands favourite malt whisky.

13. Highland Park 12yr £3.50 ~ Smoke & sherry wood, heather, honey sweetness.

14. Jura Origin 10yr  £3.50 ~ Light and delicate with a warming honey finish.

15. Lagavulin 16yr £5.50 ~Powerful, peat smoke nose, salty sweet flavours. Peat finish.

16. Laphroaig 10yr £3.50 ~Peaty smoky Islay malt.

17. The Glenlivet 12yr £3.50 ~ Rich soft & fruity  with vanilla oak.

18. Macallan 1824 Gold 10yr £3.80 ~ Single Speyside from 100% sherry casks.

19. Oban 14yr  £3.80 ~ Sweet peat & fruity nose, smoke, sea salt finish.

20. Penderyn Single Malt , Wales. £4.50 ~ Matured in Bourbon barrels, finished in rich Madeira wine casks.

21. Talisker 10yr £3.60 ~ Smokey sweetness, intense peppery finish.

22. The Singleton of Dufftown 12YO £4.00 ~ Spencers Favourite !

23. Tobermory 10YO £3.50 ~The Islay of Mulls only distillery.

 

Great ports …

All our ports are bottled unfiltered..

Rio Torto Reserva
£4.50

Krohn 2004LBV
£5.00

Colheita  Tawny
£6.00

Krohn White Port ~ £4.50

All served in 100ml measures.