Wine and Mead

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ProducerLocationWineTypeTasting Notes
BrightwellOxfordshireBacchus - DryWhiteSoft and fruity with a slight sweetness to balance its dry structure. The wine captures the aromatic apple flavours of the Bacchus grape in a gentle and easy drinking wine.
BrightwellOxfordshireSparkling Chardonnay - DryWhiteThe unoaked style of this wine allows the characteristic chardonnay flavours of apple & lime to come through on the palette with just a hint of vanilla.
BrightwellOxfordshireCrispin - DryWhiteA soft-dry blend of Reichensteiner and Bacchus grapes, with the acidity balanced to give a softer edge. Shows a subtle fusion of orchard fruit and herb flavours with lingering hints of pears.
BrightwellOxfordshireOxford Flint - DryWhiteA fully dry delicate wine with flinty minerality and a hint of citrus.
BrightwellOxfordshireOxford Gold - MediumWhiteA more full bodied white wine with a hint of balanced sweetness & a rich mouth feel. Full of flavours of pineapple & melon. A succelent wine made from Huxelrebe grapes.
BrightwellOxfordshireOxford Regatta - DryRedDry, medium bodied fruity red wine. Hints of cherry and damson fading to a smoky strawberry finish.
BrightwellOxfordshireOxford Rose - DryRoséThis rosé wine is produced from red grapes grown on the chalk and flint gravel soils of the Thames Valley. Vibrant raspberry colour and a gentle tannin strength to the wine.
BrightwellOxfordshirePinot Noir - DryRoséRounded with subtle tannins, there are hints of spice in its long, dry finish on the palate. A complex wine it is ideal with all meats and cheese, and particularly to be savoured on its own.
Court Garden WineyardDitchling, East SussexBlanc De BlancsWhite
Court Garden WineyardDitchling, East SussexPinot NoirRosé
Court Garden WineyardDitchling, East SussexRoséRosé
Danebury VineyardStockbridge, HampshireCossack 2013 - BrutWhiteMade from a blend of the Auxerrois Blanc (Auxerrois Blanc is a cross between Gouais Blanc and Pinot Noir, which have the same ancestry as Chardonnay), and Rulander grapes (a German synonym for Pinot Gris). It is made using the traditional bottle fermentation method and aged for at least five years on its lees.
Danebury VineyardStockbridge, HampshireMadeleine Angevine 2014 - DryWhiteMadeleine Angevine is a white wine grape from the Loire Valley in France that is popular in the United Kingdom. The early-ripening grape is a cross between Madeleine Royale and de Malingre grapes a Riesling-type that grows well in cooler climates. Madeleine Angevine makes an attractive fruity wine with a flowery nose, similar to an Alsatian Pinot Blanc.
Danebury VineyardStockbridge, HampshireReserve 2015WhiteA skilful blend of all Danebury’s grape varieties.
Danebury VineyardStockbridge, HampshireSchönburger 2015 - DryWhiteA unusual German grape, popularly grown in England, Schönburger is a hybrid of Pinot Noir and another grape, itself a hybrid of Chasselas and Muscat Hamburg.
Davenport VineyardsHorsmonden, KentHorsmonden dry white 2016WhiteOrganic wine that has an aromatic peach and floral fruit with a background of yeasty flavour and a soft broad palate.
Double HedgesToddington, BedfordshireSolarisWhiteHerbaceous, bright,refreshing and crisp, with Granny Smith apple and lemon sherbet flavours. Recently received a Gold Medal at the SWA (Sommelier Wine Awards)
Lyme BayDevonBrut Reserve Sparkling Wine - DryWhiteFruit-driven sparkling wine that displays refreshing lemon and green apple notes, with a vibrant and creamy mousse finish.
Lyme BayDevonShoreline - DryWhiteThis beautiful white wine has subtle noted of lemon, nettle, rose petal & grapefruit.
Lyme BayDevonPinot Noir Rose - Medium DryRoséA fun wine, this soft, delicious rose has hints of strawberries & cream
Lyme BayDevonSandbar- Medium DryWhiteMade from 100% Bacchus grapes, this fresh and zesty wine has a range of characteristics including grapefruit, guava, box wood and a hint of blackcurrant.
Lyme BayDevonBlackbeer & Raisin - SweetCountryA full flavoured dark wine, with a rich malty character.
Lyme BayDevonCherry - SweetCountrySmooth, full flavoured sweet wine with a real cherry aroma and a hint of almond.
Lyme BayDevonElderflower - MediumCountryOld fashioned, floral flavours. A perfect picnic, aperitif or lunchtime wine.
Lyme BayDevonElderflower Sparkling - DryCountry
Lyme BayDevonGinger - Medium SweetCountry
Lyme BayDevonGooseberry & ElderflowerCountry
Lyme BayDevonNettle - DryCountry
Lyme BayDevonRaspberry - MediumCountryRipe raspberry character and a real berry aroma.
Lyme BayDevonStrawberry - MediumCountrySoft creamy bubble complementing the delicate flavour of summer strawberries.
Lyme BayDevonStrawberry SparklingCountry
Lyme BayDevonSummer BerriesCountry
Lyme BayDevonBlack Cherry - Medium SweetMeadCombination of the sweet and tart flavours of honey and wild cherries.
Lyme BayDevonChilli Mead - Medium SweetPerfect balance of sweet honey with the spicy kick of chillies.
Lyme BayDevonChristmas Mead - Medium SweetBlended with Christmas spices.
Lyme BayDevonGarden Mead - Medium SweetA medium sweet light mead with lovely fresh mint overtones.
Lyme BayDevonRhubarb Mead - Medium Sweet
Lyme BayDevonTournament Mead - SweetDark and Sweet - beautifully married with a discreet hint of ginger.
Lyme BayDevonTraditional Mead - Medium SweetA sweet, full flavoured honey based wine.
Lyme BayDevonWest Country Mead - MediumA delicious honey based wine with a sweet spicy overtone. Slightly drier than traditional mead.
Lyme BayDevonYore Sparkling MeadThis is Mead, but not Mead as you know it! Honey, water, ancient beginnings and a fresh new look.
PaxtonAustraliaThe GuesserRedHouse Red. The Guesser Red is a blend of Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Grenache. This wine drinks beautifully with structure from the Cabernet.
PaxtonAustraliaThe GuesserWhiteHouse White. The Guesser White is a unique winemaker’s blend of our estate white varietals that includes Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Pinot Gris. The result is a wonderfully fresh, fruit driven and crisp white wine
Wild ThingSpainMerotRedHouse wine
New ZealandSauvignon BlancWhite
BelgiumSparking RoséRosé