May we present the wine list at The Baraset.
With the emphasis on quality we have bucked the trend and re-introduced many forgotten Old World classics which we urge you to try. These wines are produced by some of the best small producers in France, Spain and Italy and reflect the passions of the wineries and the wine makers. Each wine listed has been hand-picked and tasted by the proprietors and the management.
We also stock a wide range of champagnes. Please enjoy!
Sample Wine List
Sizes: 125ml, 175ml, Bottle
CHAMPAGNES & SPARKLING
Prosecco Spumante Di Maria Brut, Italy 26.95
Citrus, pear and floral flavours.
Di Maria Prosecco Rosé, Italy 26.95
Great value for money, crisp and fresh.
Gallimard Brut NV Champagne, France 7.95 38.95
Soft and silky with scents of raspberry and blackcurrant, a long finish.
Etienne Lefevre Grand Cru Brut NV Rosé, France 43.00
Undertones of strawberry with dry nose.
‘R’ de Ruinart, Épernay, France 59.95
Delicate with aromas of white pear and dry fruits.
Billecart-Salmon Rosé Brut NV, France 77.95
Long finish with lasting notes of soft, red fruits.
Ruinart Blanc de Blanc NV, Épernay, France 100.95
Citrus, peach and white flower aromas evolve into a fresh, supple palate
FRESH AND CRISP
Acacia Tree Chenin Blanc, South Africa3.20 4.50 18.95
Fresh with citrusy tones and a hint of peach on the finish.
Bella Modella ‘La Farfalla’ Pinot Grigio, Italy 3.70 5.30 21.95
Beautifully light and fragrant with a zesty, citrus character.
Gavi del Comune di Gavi ‘Nuovo Quadro’ 2014, Italy 28.95
Intensley fruity with lemony notes.
Vermentino di Sardegna DOC, Marmora, Italy 26.95
Rich bouquet with a hint of bitter almond, mineral and zest.
Sol Mio Bianco, Sicily, Italy 3.00 4.30 17.95
Crisp and well balanced with apricot, orange blossom and nectarine flavours.
CHOOSE YOUR CHARDONNAY
Wandering Bear Chardonnay, California, USA 4.00 5.70 23.95
Big and bold with touches of lemon and toasted almonds.
Macon Villages ‘Charnay’ Clos St Pierre, Burgundy, France 5.20 7.35 30.95
Floral aromas of stone fruits, very refreshing and light.
Domaine de la Motte Chablis 1er Cru ‘Vau-Ligneau’, France 40.95
Poised and elegant, citrus and honey, stony minerality.
Montagny Blanc Millebuis, Burgundy, France 41.95
Very expressive flavours of apple and lychee.
Meursault ‘Le Limozin’ Domaine René Bouvier 2014, France 72.95
Lemony fruit combined with peach and some pineapple notes.
Beautifully integrated oak and a lovely length.
SELECT YOUR SAUVIGNON BLANC
Tokamaru Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, New Zealand 4.50 6.70 27.95
Intense aromas of ripe tropical fruit with gooseberry.
San Abello Sauvignon Blanc, Chile 3.35 4.80 19.95
Fresh nose with a racy acidity.
Little James Basket Press Viognier Sauvignon Blanc, Rhone Valley, France 28.95
Rich flavours of lemon peel, tangerine, watermelon and peach.
Sancerre Domaine G Tassin, Loire Valley, France 35.95
Refined, fresh nettle with crunchy stone fruit flavours.
AROMATIC & FOOD FRIENDLY
Clay Station Viognier, Lodi, California, USA 30.95
No oak is used so the rich, powerful aromas of apricot and blossom shine through.
Meerestein Chenin/Pinot Grigio, South Africa 20.95
Crisp with flavours of citrus and white blossom.
‘Les Cépage Oubliés’ Gros Manseng Colombard, France 21.95
Hints of tropical melon and pink grapefruit, the palate is softer and creamier than you would expect, given the invigorating nose. Fresh lemon with hints of nuttiness and a wonderful palate weight, giving the wine real texture.
Domingo Martin Albarino, Spain 30.95
Ripe peaches and pears, lemon and mineral acidity.
Dr Zenzen Riesling, Mosel Qualitätswein, Germany 24.95
Lovely balance between ripe fruit sweetness and zingy, racy, fresh acidity. Silver Medal.
Rickety Bridge Chardonnay, South Africa 28.95
Fresh flavours of pear and citrus with a hint of vanilla.
ROSÉ, DRINK THEM ALL YEAR ROUND
Bella Modella ’La Farfalla’ Pinot Grigio Rosé, Italy 3.70 5.30 21.95
Fresh, dry and crammed with summer fruits of red berry and ripe cherry.
Pleyades Garnacha Rosado, Campo de Borja, Spain 22.95
Fresh and lively with hints of redcurrant, strawberry and cherry. Full bodied and rounded with a crisp and lingering finish.
The Bulletin Zinfandel Rosé, USA 23.95
Juicy and light with raspberry and water melon flavours and a dry finish.
Domaine de la Vieille Tour Provence Rosé 2016, France 5.95 8.10 33.95
Delicate with lovely sweet fruit from varietal Grenache grapes, the nose is perfumed with pretty ripe berry characters.
On the palate it is soft, pleasantly fruity, fresh, juicy and savoury.
FRUITY & JUICY REDS
Acacia Tree Pinotage, South Africa 3.30 4.80 19.95
Soft, juicy-fruited Cabernet Sauvignon.
Paparuda Pinot Noir, Romania 21.95
Juicy, light and filled with cherry, violet and tobacco flavours.
Alto Bajo Merlot, Chile 3.50 5.00 20.95
Ripe plum and berry fruit aromas, soft tannins.
Coffee Pinotage Special Reserve Van Zijl Family Vintners, S Africa 24.95
Distinct tones of roasted coffee beans and rich and dark coco. Good structure with an elegant finish.
Fleurie Domaine de la Treille, France 34.95
Strawberry fruit nose, good depth and weight of sweet fruit with a balance of ripe tannins.
RICHER & SPICIER
Malbec Pascual Toso 2014 Limited Edition, Mendoza, Argentina 29.95
Aromas of plums and a palate of blackberry and plummy fruit. Rich and long with smoky oak and vanilla.
Sol Mio Rosso, Puglia, Italy 18.95
Full flavoured and intense with rich blackberry, plum and blueberry.
Gnarly Head Old Vine Zinfandel, Lodi, California, USA 32.95
Core of rich, dark berry flavours with layers of spice, plum, pepper and vanilla.
Bodega Garzón Tannat, Uruguay 34.95
Silky smooth, flavours of black plums, dark chocolate and pepper.
SMOOTH & ROUNDED REDS
The Listening Station Malbec, Western Australia 3.70 5.30 21.95
Intense ripe blackcurrant aromas with aromatic spices of clove and vanilla.
Pinot Noir ‘Jealous Sisters’, Wairarapa, New Zealand 39.95
Hugely lifted wild strawberry nose that continues through to the fresh bright palate.
Borsao Tempranillo/Garnacha Selección Tinto, Spain 4.20 5.95 24.95
‘Possibly the greatest dry red wine value in the world’ – Robert Parker
St Cosme Little James Basket Press, France 27.00
Bags of fresh raspberry fruit with a sweet spice and soft tannins.
Rioja de Alto Amo, Spain 27.95
Modern fresh Tempranillo, spiced cherry finish.
DEEP & RICH
The Black Shiraz ’Metal Label Range’, SE Australia 5.25 7.50 31.50
Full flavoured and intense with rich blackberry and plum.
Vacqueyras Domaine de l’Espigoutte, Violès, France 37.95
A full bodied peppery wine with blackcurrant and morello cherry fruit.
Rioja Reserva 2009/10, Bodegas Ondarre, Spain – Award Winner 35.95
Smooth and subtle on the palate with strawberry and vanilla ice cream.
Les Combes d’Arnevels Châteauneuf du Pape, Famille Quiot, France 44.95
Powerful, full bodied spicy red wine.
Château Viramière St Émilion Grand Cru, Bordeaux, France 39.50
Lashings of jammy black and red fruit yet supple tannins and aromas.
Valpolicella Ripasso, Villa Belvedere, Italy 30.95
A rich, full bodied wine with dried fruit and black pepper.
Barolo Castagni Aziendo Michele Reverdito, Italy 48.95
Uncomplicated, quite forward, floral, red berry, forest floor.
Domaine Roux Gevrey Chambertin, Burgundy, France 59.95
Blackcurrant and red berry supported by elegant oak.
Should a vintage be no longer available a suitable alternative will be offered