About the Rioja

In a nutshell: Spain's most famous red... Rioja has traditionally been American oak's most expressive ambassador. The wine is made from a blend of Tempranillo and Garnacha (Grenache) grapes aged for a considerable number of years in the sweet, vanilla-scented warmth of small American oak barrels. The result of this prolonged ageing was to allow a high proportion of phenolics to be left behind in the bottom of the barrel, making bottled Rioja a relatively pale, gentle, soft wine reminiscent of strawberries and stewed fruit. It was this flattering, easily appreciated character, and the fact that fully mature examples did not cost very much, that made Rioja the first non-French wine to woo non-Spanish wine drinkers in the late 1970s.


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Delord 1966 Armagnac Brandy 165.00

Notes of nut, peach, violet, lime, vanilla, plum and pe

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Delord 1968 Bas-Armagnac Brandy 135.00

The nose reveals coffee, preserved lemon, vanilla and p

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Ruinart Brut Champagne Magnum 115.00

Notes of white fruit, pear, apple, apricot as well as h

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Kavalan ex-Bourbon Oak Whisky 74.50

Nose is tropical fruits like papaya, mango, pineapple,

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Pannier Brut Champagne Magnum 67.50

The nose has notes of brioche and fine pastry, where ri

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Gosset Grand Rose Brut Champange 57.50

Cherry ruby colour. The nose expresses fresh form as in

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Ilegal Joven Mezcal 57.50

It has deep agave aromas, and hints of green apple, cit

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Nikka Coffey Grain Whisky 55.00

Coffey Grain is predominantly made from corn and distil

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