Wine list

Flindor Cottage has a wide selection of wines from our cellar for you to enjoy during your stay. Mark is always happy to help you with your selection.

 

Whites

Meursault, Louis Latour, 2009    £50

Beautiful rich nose of vanilla & butter, in the mouth well rounded with a long finish

Mussel Pot, Marlborough, Sauvignon Blanc, 2016 £20

Pale straw colour, light & elegant with delicious fruit and a really long refreshing finish

Bourgogne, Dom.Latour-Labille, 2010 £35

Taste of fresh grapes with just a hint of oak giving a rich & full texture

Villa Broglia, Gavi, 2014  £25

Crisp, citrussy flavours with a hint of almonds

Villa Blanche, Languedoc Chardonnay, 2015       (Glass £5)  £20

A delicious golden coloured, barrel matured chardonnay

Macon- Lugny, Les Genievres, L.Latour, 2012 ½ £15
Champagne Ayala Brut Majeur     ½  £20

 Rose

Moulin de Pontfract 2015, Grenache blend (Glass £5)    £20

 

Reds

Ch. D’Angludet 2000, Margaux Cru Bourgeois £65

Lovely weight of fruit balanced by good structure.  Soft blackcurrant flavours.

La Collina dei Ciliegi L’Amarone 2007           £55

Velvety smooth, rich & complex.

Ch. Cambon la Pelouse 2005, Haut-Medoc   £40

Now drinking well. Full bodied, ripe fruits, good acid balance.

Ch.Potensac 1997, Medoc    £30

For a vintage that was deemed to be best drunk young this is delicious

Ch. Potensac 2009, Medoc   £35

Layers of juicy, ripe cassis filled berries. Lengthy finish.

Ch. Potensac 2011, Medoc   ½  £20

Full bodied but soft. Good texture and depth.

Ch. Beaumont 2009, Haut Medoc   £30

Probably a bit young but if allowed to breath it will open up really well

Chateauneuf-du-Pape, 2000 Cuvee de Vatican Reserve Sixtine  £40

Deep ruby/ purple colour. Nose of sweet, black cherry/ kirsch. Voluptuous.

Vina del Perdon, Navarra Gran Reserva, 2004   £22

Well rounded, smooth & creamy palate with a long, satisfying finish

Ch.Cambon la Pelouse 2001, Haut-Medoc      ½ £20

Spicy fruit on the nose, touch of oil to the texture. Good balance

Fleurie Maison Loron & Fils, Ch. de Fleurie 2013      ½  £18

Soft raspberry smoothness with a lingering elegance

 

Dessert wines and port

Ch. Rieussec 2005, Sauternes 1er Cru Classe ½ £35

Beautiful golden colour. Very elegant, immensely dense. Beautiful wine and getting better all of the time.

Ch. Rieussec 2003, Sauternes 1er Cru Classe  ½ £35

Vibrant, yellow-golden hue. Youthful character to nose, which gives honey and pepper- spiced fruit. Fresh and creamy on palate. Rich and deeply concentrated.

Mascaron Ginestet 2010, Sauternes          50cl. £25

Pale gold, aromas of honey & peaches. Well balanced sweetness.

Ch. Doisy Vedrines 2003, Barsac 2eme Cru Classe  ½ £25

White flower nose with honey and barley sugar undertones. Fresh style on palate with a fine honey sweetness. Great value.

Quinta do Vesuvio 1997 (Glass £12)  £60

Beautiful dense colour.  Full body. Complex and rich.

Taylors 1994 ½ £55

One of Taylor’s best. Full bodied, moderately sweet. Floral aromas.

Cockburns Special Reserve    Glass  £6

 

Some special wines

Chateauneuf-du-Pape Ch. de Beaucastel 1998 £100

Soft on the palate, dark and silky with a long satisfying finish. Fantastic example of this great wine.

Ch.Duhart-Milon 1996, Pauillac £100

Youthful colour  with a dense, dark, slightly sooty nose. Lovely tannins pervading through the palate. Big, youthful and intense. Beautiful wine.

Ch.Haut-Batailly 1990, Pauillac £100

Lovely nose of prunes and chery compote. Silky on palate.

Ch. Clos du Marquis 1996, St.Julien £90

2nd wine of Ch.Leoville Lascases. Lovely intense cherry/ blackberry nose. Balanced. Soft dark fruits, full bodied palate.

(Magnum available –  £170)

Ch. Leoville Barton, St.Julien 2eme Cru Classe
Vertical tasting?……

1998 Full bodied classic. The black fruit flavours give a soft richness. £100

1999  Colour starting to fade. Bloody/ beefy nose, severe style on palate. £95

2002 Lots of oak on the nose, loads of fruit on the palate.  £85

El Porvenir 2006, Malbec £65

Big fruit flavours, sweet tannins, excellent structure. Very smooth.

Taylors 1977 £110

Lovely, warm, fragrant bouquet. Rich, sweet, full- bodied and packed with fruit.

Taylors 1997 £85

Very deep purple colour. Punchy stewed damson fruit on the nose with lots of alcohol and subtle vanilla notes. Intensely sweet and juicy, with a warm, spicy palate of damsons. Maybe a bit young.