Red

 
Red Wine is an alcoholic beverage typically made of fermented red grape juice.  Its colour can be derived from a range of grape varietals that are reddish, deep purple, and even a blue on the colour scale. These grapes give rise to a wine that is colour classified with such descriptors as garnet, almost black, dark red, light red, ruby red, opaque purple, deep violet, maroon and the list goes on. As with all wines, winemaker decides of the style of wine he will produce. Red wines are often classified by “body-type”. A light-bodied wine will have fewer tannins present and less presence on the palate. These wines tend to be less demanding partners with flavour-filled foods. The best examples are Beaujolais and Pinot Noir from Cotes de Beaune. A medium-bodied red wine will contain more tannins than the above Beaujolais, moderate texture. Typical example of medium-bodied red wines is Merlot from Chile. Full-bodied red wines boast the highest tannin (and often alcohol) content. Prime examples of full-bodied reds are France’s esteemed Bordeaux wines, California’s key Cabernet Sauvignon and Italy’s sizzling Super Tuscans.
£100.80
Brunello di Montalcino Riserva Poggio San Polo
£101.90
Galatrona Petrolo
£103.80
Barolo Vigna del Gris MAGNUM Conterno Fantino
£105.00
Shiraz Mount Edelstone Henschke
£105.20
Barolo Cicala Poderi Aldo Conterno
£109.00
Côte Rôtie La Mordorée 2009 M Chapoutier
£109.90
Saint Julien 2nd Grand Cru Classe Chateau Léoville Barton
£111.60
Petit Verdot PV Abadia Retuerta
£116.00
Barolo Colonnello Poderi Aldo Conterno
£119.00
Saint Julien 4th Grand Cru Classé Chateau Beychevelle
£121.10
Brunello di Montalcino Biondi-Santi
£121.20
Brunello di Montalcino Riserva Conti Costanti
£124.50
Nuits Saint Georges 1er Cru Les Poulettes MAGNUM Domaine Jean Chauvenet
£129.15
Pauillac 5ème Grand Cru Classé Château Lynch Bages
£136.90
Shiraz Grenache Mourvedre Plexus D MAGNUM John Duval
£139.00
Pauillac 2nd Grand Cru Classe Chateau Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande