Wine List

           
  APERITIVO    (with complimentary cicchetti on a Thursday)        
  Reliance Negroni       £8.60
  Campari Spritz       £8.60
  Aperol Spritz       £8.60
  Mauro Vergano Americano       £6.30
  Mauro Vergano Vermouth       £6.30
  Reliance Sbagliato       £6.80
           
  San Benedetto Bitters (Alcohol free)       £1.95
  Galvanina Chinotto (Alcohol free)       £3.75
           
  FIZZ 125ml glass 175ml glass 500ml carafe Bottle
NV Le Arche | Prosecco Spumante | Veneto, Italy  £5.30     £26.00
  Prosecco: easily the nation's favourite sparkling wine that surely needs no introduction from us        
2018 Els Vinyerons ‘Pregadéu’ Brut Nature Cava | Xarel-lo | Penedès, Spain       £29.50
  Real organic Cava made completely ‘naturale’ - lively bubbles, crisp acidity and a salty twang in the finish        
NV Domaine Gresser Crémant d'Alsace | Pinot Blanc | Alsace, France       £36.50
  A bright, fine-beaded Champagne-method sparkler - minus the the price tag. Cutting green apple acidity with ripe melon & honeydew        
           
  WHITE 125ml glass 175ml glass 500ml carafe Bottle
2017 Carlotta | Catarratto | Sicily, Italy  £3.55 £4.95 £14.20 £19.00
  Fresh & crisp with pleasant acidity - your easy house white.        
2017 Herdade do Esporão 'Pé Branco' | Antão Vaz, Arinto & Perrum | Alentejo, Portugal       £19.50
  An incredibly generous wine for such a modest price - zippy citrus & stone fruits with zero fuss. Solid!        
2017 Poggio Anima 'Gabriel' | Pecorino | Abruzzo, Italy £4.15 £5.85 £16.65 £22.50
  An Abruzzo classic; salty citrus zest and white peach with a lovely, soft floral quality.         
2018 Vinnaturo × Dioniso di Nova | Airén & Macabeo | Castilla la Mancha, Spain £4.75 £6.70 £19.10 £26.50
  Thoroughly rustic Spanish table wine that is aged in clay pots to add depth and texture. Ripe pear fruits and waxy citrus pith        
2018 Mikaël Bouges 'La Pente de Chavigny' Touraine | Sauvignon Blanc | Loire, France £5.35 £7.50 £21.40 £30.50
  A ripe, rounded and intensely mineral Sauvignon Blanc from soils peppered with quartz and silex. Imported exclusively by Wayward Wines.        
2018 La Vrille et le Papillon 'Q Blanc' | Ugni Blanc | Ardèche, France       £31.70
  Zero filtration leaves a cloudy opaqity & plenty of texture, with lots of oily lemon citrus and a savoury quality.        
2018 Sous le Végétal ‘Livia’ | Muscat de Samos | Samos, Greece       £39.75
  A collaboration between the notorious Patrick Bouju and Greek winemaker Jason Ligas. Aromatic and herbaceous with great tension from volcanic soils.        
2017 La Distesa 'Gli Eremi' Marche Bianco | Verdicchio | Marche, Italy       £43.00
  Old-vine Verdicchio from a vineyard strewn with marine deposits. A beautiful gold in the glass, boldly structured, with notes of almond and wildflowers.        
           
  ORANGE / SKIN-CONTACT WHITE 125ml glass 175ml glass 500ml carafe Bottle
2019 Vinnaturo | Trebbiano | Tuscany, Italy £4.85 £6.80 £19.35 £27.00
  Apricot stone fruit and some pleasant saline and nutty notes combine to create an incredibly drinkable orange wine that's blush copper in appearance.         
         
2018 L'Alezan 'Metonymia' Blanc | Marsanne, Roussanne & Viognier | Ardèche, France       £39.50
  Curiously tea-like character with loads of apricot stone fruit; a note of eucalyptus lifts the tailnote. Imported exclusively by Wayward Wines.        
           
  PINK 125ml glass 175ml glass 500ml carafe Bottle
2019 St. John 'Beausoleil Rosé' Cotes de Thau | Grenache | Languedoc, France £4.70 £6.60 £18.85 £26.00
  Breezy rosé showing summer fruits of rasberry & strawberry with something nice and peachy in there too.  Can do no wrong.        
           
  RED 125ml glass 175ml glass 500ml carafe Bottle
2017 Carlotta | Sangiovese | Puglia, Italy £3.55 £4.95 £14.20 £19.00
  Soft, plummy fruits and gentle spice - your obliging house red        
NV Bodegas Milenium 'Vina Mariposa' | Tempranillo & Garnacha | Galicia, Spain       £19.50
  No-nonsense tinto for the table. Like a jar of cherry jam that's just a little bit scorched, it's spicy, easy… oh, you need another bottle        
2018 Vinnaturo × Cosimo Maria Masini | Cabernet Sauvignon & Sangiovese | Tuscany, Italy £4.75 £6.70 £19.10 £26.50
  Rustic Tuscan vino da tavola with raw-edged tannins and plenty of black baked fruit and wild herbs        
2019 Free Run Juice 'Samurai' | Shiraz | South West Australia £4.25 £5.95 £16.95 £23.00
  Aussie Shiraz showing uncharacteristic restraint! The grapes retaining their freshness and given time in old oak to soften their edges.        
2017 St John Claret | Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon & Cabernet Franc | Bordeaux, France       £28.50
  A classic for the colder months. Merlot-led so dominated with blueberry and dark plum fruits. Supple, with fine tannins and good concentration.        
2018 Pierre Borel 'Clos de Pavée' Bourgueil | Cabernet Franc | Loire, France £6.05 £8.45 £24.15 £34.50
  A young Bourgueil with no barrel-ageing and a fragrant nose of cherry, graphite and capsicum. Imported exclusively by Wayward Wines.        
2017 Noëlla Morantin 'Côt à Côt’ | Malbec | Loire, France       £38.00
  Côt is the French for Malbec - this blend of whole-bunch and de-stemmed grapes yields a velvet-like texture, savoury forest fruits and deep notes of cacao.        
2016 Ridge 'Lytton Estate' | Petite Sirah | Sonoma County, California       £55.50
  A typically huge and impeccable big-hitter from one of the Golden State's most superlative vineyards.  Like being enveloped in baked blackcurrant and plum.        
           
  SWEET 50ml Glass 75ml glass   Bottle
2015 SIVIPA | Moscatel de Setúbal | Setúbal, Portugal (750ml bottle)    £4.00   £35.00
  Apricot & orange-packed local Portuguese Muscat varietal, fortified with grape spirit to winter-warming effect        
NV Mauro Vergano 'Chinato' | Nebbiolo | Piedmont, Italy (500ml bottle) £6.00     £55.50
  Chinato is a traditional Piemontese digesif - Nebbiolo from Barbaresco infused with quinine, cardamom, ginseng and a host of other botanicals        
NV Mauro Vergano 'Luli' | Moscato | Piedmont, Italy (500ml bottle) £6.00     £55.50
  Mauro's twist on the above, here using a white grape - Moscato from Asti, blended with lemon, vanilla, cloves and cinnamon. The only white chinato!        
           
  MAGNUMS (Are there a few of you? A magnum holds twelve glasses)       Bottle
2017 WHITE: La Biancara 'Masieri' | Garganega & Trebbiano | Veneto, Italy       £58.00
  Wonderfully pulpy and peachy Soave-style large-format bottle at a crazy-good price point. Something for everyone here; open with friends!        
2016 RED: St. John Claret | Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon & Cabernet Franc| Bordeaux, France       £63.00
  The perfect centrepiece to your big feast.  Big and toasty Bordeaux in the classic style; dark fruits and those elusive winespeak pencil shavings