Italy
White Wines      
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44
Pinot Grigio, Pavia Tipica, Lombardy 2005  
£17.00
A light straw colour with a characteristic fragrance and a light, distinct, hint of acacia blossoms. Dry, creamy, delicate and harmonious.      
 
   
45
Roero Arneis Mumplin, Casetta
2004
 
£24.50
A delicate, yellow straw colour, fine and complex perfume giving freshness to the taste buds. Ideal with Chinese food.
 
   
Red Wines
         
46 Barolo Nicolello, Casetta, Piemonte
1998
 
£36.00
  Deep coloured full bodied wine. Rich powerfully structured and good complexity. Round mellow on the palate-the essence of Piemontese Oenology.      
         
47 Valpolicella Classico Veneto
2001
 
£18.50
  A rich cherry and plum palate with a classy balance of soft acidity.      
         
48 Chianti Riserva " La Rosa " Tuscany
2002
 
£24.50
  A harmonious dry, sapid and lightly tannic flavoured wine, fining with time to become soft and velvety.      
         
         
Spain
White Wines      
         
49
Anil Macabeo, Vinicola de Tomelleso, La Mancha 2003  
£16.50
Clean with fruity aromas and a natural pinprick sensation. Elements of harmony in a silky environment and a long persistency in the mouth.      
 
   
Red Wines      
         
50
Bodegas Ugarte Crianza, Rioja
2003
 
£21.50
Classic Rioja, style,good balance with red berry fruit and excellent long finish.
 
 
51
Estola Gran reserva, La Mancha
1996
 
£28.00
A smooth and complex bouquet of matured fruit with spicy notes. A powerful well rounded wine with a velvety sensation.A long and persistent aftertaste of herbs, roasts and spicy memories.
 
 
   
Australia
White Wines      
 
52
Highcliff Chardonnay, Murray River
2004
£18.00
Elegant rich and well balanced, with a honeyed character and hints of sweet new oak.
53
Chalkers Crossing Chardonnay, Tumbarumba 2002
£22.50
Citrus accented, fruit blossoms and tropical fruit aromas. Elegant, fine long, and intense palate cradled in an almost invisible oak. Delicate vanilla palate on the finish
         
Red Wines      
     
54
Chalkers Crossing Hilltops Cabernet, New South Wales 2002
£24.50
Clean cassis, blackcurrent and mint, almost eucalplus aromas. Mult-faced palate with a tangy savoury edge. Ripe, soft tannins and a long finish.    
     
55
Edwards & Chaffey Cabernet Shiraz Maclaren Vale. 1999
£24.50
A massive wine with a sweet eucalyptus bouquet, a velvety smooth texture and big, spicy fruit-packed.
       
New Zealand
White Wines      
         
56
Kemblefield Estate, Winemaker's Signature 2004
£23.50
Ripe tropical fruit flavours combine with a hint of goosberry and citrus. A full flavoured Sauvignon Blanc with lively acidity and a lenghty finish.
         
Edwards & Chaffey
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After the second world war, Edwards & Chaffey purchased Hope Farm in McLaren Vale. Californian born Chaffey was a Roseworthy graduate and grandson of the pioneering brothers who established the Murray irrigation settlements. Edwards was an experienced viticulturist
Through a combination of hard work and courage, Edwards and Chaffey built up the regions reputation, and in doing so, paved the way for the expansion that would take place in the McLaren Vale in the following years.
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