THE SPINY LOBSTER – WINE LIST

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The Spiny Lobster Wine List

 

Sparkling

 Prosecco Rustico – Nino Franco Very crisp & fine with elements of golden apple.

 £36, £7.50

 

Champagne Louis Barthelemy Brut Amethyste NV Fresh yet rich & warm on the palatte.

 £60, £30, £10

 

Picpoul Frizzante Paul Mas 2017 A stunning sparkling Picpoul. Crisp, dry & robust 

£38, £7.70

 

Muscadet La Breteche 1387 Brut Nature 2015 Light with moderate acidity and a flavour of white stone fruits

£39, £8

 

Woodchester Valley, Cotswolds Fresh amounts of red apple & subtle stone fruits that continue elegantly on the palette 

£39, £8

Woodchester Valley sparkling Rose, Costwalds Delicate bubbles with raspberry & strawberry flavours

 £42 £8.95 

White

 

Chenin Blanc, Los Tros Marras 2018 This South African wine is partially natural fermented, combined with barrel & tank. Notes of stone fruit and pear skin flower

 £24, £13, £4.50

 

Terrane Sauvignon 2018 This light & fresh tasting wine has been produced in a vineyard that has been growing grapes for 2000 years

 £24, £13, £4.50

 

Pinot Grigio di Sicilia 2018 Paolini This classic Pinot Grigio is a perfect accompaniment to seafood

 £20, £12, £4.20

 

Muscadet Sur Lie Domaine Les Vergers 2018 This wine is 100% Melon du Bourgogne is hand harvested & chemical free. Its full flavour means it is perfect with oysters.

 £32, £16, £5.50

 

Sauvignon Blanc, N Choblet, Loire Valley 2019 Crisp to the taste with a hint of citrus. An excellent French Sauvignon. 

 £19, £12, £4.20

 

Sancerre Domaine Dezat 2019 An elegant & fresh Sancerre produced by one of the oldest winemaking families in the region.

 £40, £20, £7

 

Gavi, Ernesto Picollo, Piedment 2019 Full & rich taste with hints of peach & apricot. Ideal with seafood.

 £33, £17, £6 

 

Macon Villages, Domaine Besson, Burgundy 2018 This golden full-bodied Chardonnay is dry, refreshing & easy to drink. 

£28, £16, £5.95

 

Perline Picpoul de Pinet– Languedoc, 2019 A bouquet of white flowers. This wine is dry & delicious with a fruity & aniseed aftertaste. Ideal with shellfish & fish.

 £26, £13.50, £5.50

 

Albarino, Maior de Mendoza, Rias Baixas 2019 This wine comes from a stunning region in Spain & is very popular with seafood. Hints of citrus with a minerality. 

£40, £20, £7

 

Pouilly Fume, Domaine Barillot, Loire Valley 2019 Lively, intense & delicious. Excellent with seafood. 

 £34, £17.50, £6.25

 

Rioja Blanco, Tuercebotas 2018 A natural mutation of the traditional red Tempranillo. This Tempranillo blanco has fruity notes & a rich but fresh taste. A great accompaniment to grilled fish 

 £34, £17.50, £6

 

The Springs Riesling 2018 The New Zealand Riesling has subtle peach notes with a well-balanced acidy & sweetness

£34, £17, £6

 

Bouchard Finlayson Sans Barrique Chardonnay 2018 Sans Barrique translates to “without barrels”. This unoaked South African chardonnay hosts tastes of nectarine, gooseberry & lime. The buttery complexity adds body & richness as well as a sweetness from the ripeness of the grapes. 

£36, £18, £6

 

Chateau Bauduc Sauvignon Blanc 2019 Crisp & dry. Perfect with seafood. A house wine at Rick Steins for years.

 £28, £15, £5.25

 

Chateau Baudec Semillon-Sauvignon 2019 A delicious, dry Semillon with herb notes from a seven-acre block of vines planted in 1947.

 £28, £15, £5.25

 

Vinho Verde, Vila Nord, 2018 Produced in Portugal with fermented grapes giving this wine a slight sparkle & a beautiful clean taste. Perfect with oysters & other shellfish.

£26, £13, £4.50

 

StoneBurn Malborough Saugvinon Blanc, 2019 A classic Marlborough Sauvignon produced by Jane Hunter, the first female wine maker in New Zealand &  now the main producers of Marlborough wine.

£31, £15.50, £5.50

 

Côtes Du Rhone Blanc, Espigouette, 2019 Peachy & full of flavour with 60% Viognier grape 

£36, £18, £6

 

Pouilly Fuisse, Vielles Vignes, 2017 This barrel fermented burgundy wine is made from 35-year-old vines. It is well balanced with acidity, oak & minerality. Perfect with prawns & lobster.

 £49

 

Puligny Montrachet, Les Aubes Bachelet 2018 Classic Puligny aromas of white peach & flowers. Rich & sweet with excellent depth to its very pure flavours of yellow fruits & musky spices

 £75

 

Woodchester Valley Bacchus, Cotswolds 2018 This delicious vegan English wine is aromatic yet dry with complex flavours of zesty citrus and a refreshing finish

£32, £16, £6

 

Rose

 

Sancerre Rose, Jean- Jacques Bardin 2018 A great wine to compliment seafood. Very fresh bouquet & silky smooth on the palette. 

£34, £17, £6 

 

Côtes de Provence, Domaine de la Navicelle 2019 A smooth and tastfeul wine with hints of peach & citrus fruits

 £34, £17, £6

 

Woodchester Valley, Cotswolds 2018 (vegan) A full boided rose with an abundance of ripe red fruit characters. 

£32, £16, £6

 

Red

 

Cotes du Rhone Confidence Domaine Fond Croze 2018 Notes of blackberry & blackcurrant. Soft & silky tannins with a spicy finish

£26, £13.50, £5.50

 

Malbec Los Miradores Luigi Bosca 2017 This red wine’s characteristics is floral notes and a fruity aroma. It has a long finish with a spicy taste. The wine has been aged intensively in oak casks

 £43, £22, £7.50

 

Shiraz Cederberg 2017 A complex Shiraz filled with intense red fruit. Red berries follow through on the palette and finishes off with a smooth, lingering sensation

£42, £21, £7

 

Santa Julian Organica Malbec, 2018 This organic red from Argentina has body & earthiness but goes really well with seafood as it is not very tannic & has a taste of spicy fruit.

£31, £15.50, £5.50

 

Moulin De Gassac Pinot Noir, 2018 This Languedoc red is served slightly cool for the perfect flavour & excellent accompaniment to fish with  hints of raspberry & cranberry. 

£30, £15, £5 

 

Fleurie Andre Colonge , 2018 This classic red is light &served slighly cool- beautiful with seafood. The palate is complex & creamy with silky tannins & very ripe black fruit. 

£40, £20, £7

 

Brouilly Domaine de Sermezy 2019 Light to medium bodied with abundant red fruits and a mineral edge, this wine is refreshing, with very gentle tannins.

£34, £17, £6

 

Merlot Les Vignes d’Oc 2018 Cherry red in colour, fresh, perfumed aromas of ripe plum & berry fruits of Merlot, with cherry & red fruit of Grenache on the nose. It is juicy, easy to drink, with a touch of spice to the long, fruit-driven finish.

£20, £12, £4.50

 

Rioja Almaraz 2018 This Tempanillo has flavours of red berry fruits and a slight spice

£27, £13.50, £5.50 

Chianti Classico “I Bastioni” Collazzi 2016 Minerals, complexity with a gentle captivating tannic structure. The long finish makes this wine ideal to enjoy with food. 

£36

 

Please note that not all the wines will be available at all times