Wine List

Champagne & Sparkling Wines

G                                    125ml B                                750ml
NV Vigna Sancol ‘Sancol’ Prosecco DOC Brut Treviso Italy 50
Bright and Dry.  This crisp Prosecco is the perfect aperitif.
2013 Leura Park Estate Grand Vintage Sparkling Blanc de Blancs Bellarine Peninsula Vic 12.5 58
Sophisticated and finely beaded with lots of cream and a refined length and finish.  Delicate lemon sorbet aromas caress the palate. An example of cool climate grapes unleashing their true identity.
2010 Yarrabank Cuvee Brut Yarra Valley Vic 66
Delicate creamy texture with intense flavour, a delicious wine
NV Laurent Perrier Brut L-P Tours-Sur-Marne France 110
With its composition marked by a high percentage of Chardonnay, Laurent-Perrier Brut is the signature House style, offering freshness, lightness and elegance, consistently showcasing the essential qualities sought by Laurent-Perrier.
NV Charpentier Reserve Charly-Sur-Marne France 112
Light gold in colour with a fruity nose highlighted by grape and stone fruits.  A balance and supple palate finishing dry, this wine is best served chilled as an appetiser.
1996 Dom Perignon Epernay France 500
The 1996 Dom Pérignon shows all of the classic notes of this wine in an exuberant, big style. Smoke, spices and roasted nuts are some of the nuances that emerge from this classy and very complete Dom Pérignon.
NV Laurent Perrier Cuvée Rosé Brut Tours-Sur-Marne France 189
Subtle, forthright and very fresh on the nose the wine suggests a basketful of small berry fruits: strawberries, raspberries, blackcurrants, blackberries, redcurrants, and morello and black cherries.  With these notes following on to the palate, coming together like a musical symphony, finishing gently round and soft.
2014 Lana Sparkling Moscato – Sweet Style King Vally Vic 9 45
Bright musk and wild strawberry.  A sweet wine with lovely balancing freshness.  Great with spicy dishes.

White Wines

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Riesling

2014 Tim Adams Riesling Clare Valley SA 8.5 45
A classic style of Riesling, low in alcohol, dry and showing bright citrus and orange blossom florals
2014 Leeuwin Estate ‘Art Series’ Riesling Margaret River WA 48
Talcum powder, minerality and lime scents precede to a citrus fruit palate and a drying cleansing finish
2010 Trimbach Reserve Riesling Alsace France 69
True style from the home Riesling.  Fullness and richness without being over the top

Aromatic Whites

2013 Bodegas Eidosela Albarino Rias Biaxas Spain 52
Fresh nashi pears, crunchy green apple and heady aromatics of roses and white florals.
2014 Hand Picked Highbow Hill Marsanne Yarra Valley Vic 80
Full flavoured Rhone stye, aromas of dry pear, field honey, wild flor and a hint of potpourri.  The palate is full bodied with rich spicy pear flaours & excellent texture

Pinot Grigio / Pinot Gris

2013 Kellerei Kaltern ‘Classico’ Pinot Grigio Alto Adige, Italy 51
Aromas of scented flowers and limes, brightness, medium bodied with long finish
2013 Jones Road Pinot Gris Mornington Peninsula Vic 10 50
Regional interest in style and elegance. Spice notes, and a well weighted palate puts this wine at the top of the tree
2011 Mount Langi Ghiran ‘Cliff Edge’ Pinot Gris Grampians Vic 47
A fuller, more worked style with complexity and overt acid lines for freshness and intensity

Sauvignon Blanc + Blends

2013 The Darling Sauvignon Blanc (Organic) Marlborough NZ 10 50
Tropical & citrus flavours, soft complex palate with a lingering finish
2014 Villa Maria ‘Cellar Selection’ Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough NZ 55
Overflowing with aromas of gooseberry & passionfruit  with hints of lime & nettle, mouth filling and vibrant
2014 Port Phillip Estate Sauvignon Mornington Penninsula Vic 60
Enriched by old barrel ferment and lees stirring, elegant, complex & textural with a full creamy finish.
2014 Pierro Semillon Sauvignon Blanc ‘LTC’ Margaret River WA 52
Rich texture, tropical fruit, passionfruit, crisp with fresh acidity
2014 Leeuwin Estate ‘Siblings’ Sauvignon Blanc Semillon Margaret River WA 9 45
Light & refreshing showing tropical fruits & acids with a full mouth feel
2014 Henschke ‘Eleanor’s Cottage’ Sauvignon Blanc Semillon Adelaide Hills SA 44
Pale green gold in colour. Ripe gooseberry, grassy clover blossom and lemon floral

White Wines

G                                    125ml B                                750ml

Chardonnay

2013 Longview Vineyard Unwooded Chardonnay Adelaide Hills SA 37
Ripe peach & melon flavours with soft citrus fruit characters acidity
2014 Lenton Brae Southside Chardonnay Margaret River WA 45
A classic simple Margaret style with good fruit and oak integration
2012 Yering Station ‘Village’ Chardonnay Yarra Valley Vic 65
A wine of exceptional balance.  Stone fruit intensity, nutty, creamy oak and mineral freshness
2012 Fire Gully Chardonnay Margaret River WA 49
A wine of elegance and finesse, bright stone fruit aromas + flavours
2012 Seresin Estate Chardonnay Marlborough NZ 55
Peach & melon flavours follow on from nutty & savoury aromas
2014 Hand  Picked Regional Selections Chardonnay Yarra Valley Vic 9.00 55
The nose shows stone fruit and lifted barrel ferment aromas of cashewnut and bacon, the medium palate has spicy fruit flavor and
just enough grape skincharacter toi fill out the palate
2013 Myrtle Point ‘Single Vineyard’ Chardonnay Gippsland Vic 45
Elegant wine made in fresh style.   Gorgeous fruit aromas and a varietal characteristic palate
2013 Leeuwin Estate ‘Prelude’ Chardonnay Margaret River WA 56
A first class chardonnay.  Barrel fermented with excellent fruit & structure
2013 Pierro Chardonnay Margaret River WA 119
Concentrated melon, grapefruit & peach flavours-a cult Australian wine
2013 Paringa Estate Chardonnay Mornington Peninsula Vic 80
Complex and nuanced.  This structured Chardonnay is creamy withfresh minerality and an intense purity of fruit.
2011 Leeuwin Estate ‘Art Series’ Chardonnay Margaret River WA 150
Harmonious, seductive aromas and flavour of pear, pineapple, guava and nectar wrapped around seamless winemaking

Rosé

G                                    150ml B                                750ml
2014 Le Grand Cros ‘L’Esprit de Provence’ Rose Provence France 9.5 47
Vibrant colour, dried crisp with savoury notes, in a European style
2013 Capcanes ‘Mas Donis’ Rosat de Garnacha Montsant Spain 48
Light, dry & refreshing but also tasty & satisfying.  An easy drinking style of rosé

Red Wines

G                                    125ml B                                750ml

Pinot Noir

2013 Yabby Lake Single Vineyard Pinot Noir Mornington Peninsula Vic 88
Intense and complex aromas with exceptional concentration and structure with a silky textural finish
2013 The Darling ‘ Organic’ Pinot Noir Marlborough NZ 58
A wine made with minimal intervention allowing the wine to show its true origin and character of New Zealand Pinot Noir
2014 Leura Park Estate Pinot Noir Bellarine Peninsula Vic 50
Classic Geelong regional pinot, with dark fruits, oriental spices and hints of leather to finish
2011 Marchand and Burch Volnay Burgundy France 95
A truly classy pinot with savoury notes, spicy tones, textured tannins in a truly Burgundy looking wine
2015 Handpicked Regional selections Pinot Noir Yarra Valley Vic 10 50
Medium weight wine with a complex nose of ripe plums and berries, hint of spice and oak
The nose shows stone fruit and lifted barrel ferment aromas of cashewnut and bacon, the medium palate has spicy fruit flavor and

Alternative Varieties + Blends

2014 Coriole Wines Sangiovese McLaren Vale SA 46
Aromas of cherry, cinnamon and raspberry with mid weight and typical sour cherry finish with fine grained tannins
2013 Telmo Rodriguez ‘LZ’ Tempranillo Rioja Spain 53
An early drinking Spanish style, unwooded and bright, allowing the fruit to show its origin from one the worlds best regions for Tempranillo
2013 Red Claw Nero D’Avola / Garnacha Heathcote Vic 57
A wine all about perfume and red fruits.  Fine lines of acidity and tannins with a savoury finish
2012 Rolf Binder ‘Heinrich’ Shiraz Grenache Mataro Barossa Valley SA 50
Ripe spicy raspberries, black plums and the Binder earthiness on the palate

Red Wines

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Cabernet, Merlot + Blends

2013 Lenton Brae Cabernet Merlot Margaret River WA 45
A blend with the majority of Cabernet giving structure, while the merlot softens the texture and petit verdot adding aromatics
2012 Henshcke ‘Abbots Prayer’ Adelaide Hills SA 116
A tribute to the right bank of Bordeaux with merlot driving the wine’s characteristics spiciness and softness
2010 Reschke Vitulus Cabernet Sauvignon Coonawarra SA 60
Cool climate, savoury cabernet, with grassy hints to a more intense dark fruit dominant wine, rich tannins
2012 Sandalford Cabernet Sauvignon Margaret River WA 60
Fresh, full-bodied dark berry characters so typical of great Margaret River cabernet
2013 Flametree ‘Embers’ Cabernet Sauvignon Margaret River WA 10 49
Soft, fruit driven and unpretentious. The perfect every day cabernet
2010 Leeuwin Estate ‘Art Series’ Cabernet Sauvignon Margaret River WA 77
Intense berry flavours, soft tannins and spicy cabernet characters abound in the wine of concentration and power
2012 Coriole Wines Cabernet Sauvignon McLaren Vale SA 49
Similar in climate to Margaret River, however so different as there are notes of meat and gamey nuances wrapped around a firm tannin core
2008 Lake Breeze ‘Arthur’s reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Langhorne Creek SA 59
A peppery bouquet and spicy aromas with ripe plums blackberry and strong oak backbone
2004 Domaine A Cabernet Sauvignon Coal River Valley Tas 104
This is one of Australia’s best examples of cool climate cabernet.  Intensity and elegance all through the wine

Red Wines

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Shiraz + Blends

2011 Yering Station Village Shiraz Viognier Yarra Valey Vic 10 50
Intensly perfumed, a very classy wine showing dark fruit, spices, pepper, blackberry, jam & violets
2009 Lake Breeze ‘Bernoota’ Shiraz Cabernet Langhorne Creek SA 39
Intensely perfumed, a very classy wine showing dark fruit, spices, pepper, blackberry jam and violets.
2012 Fox Creek ‘JSM’ Shiraz Cabernet Franc McLaren Vale SA 43
Peppery bouquet, ripe plums and dark cherry with a deep full bodied core adding to the intensity
2013 Mount Langi ‘Cliff Edge’ Shiraz Grampians Vic 60
Packed with sweet flavours of cherry, confectionary, anise, vanilla & chocolate
2013 Kay Brothers ‘Amery’ Shiraz McLaren Vale SA 46
Full, long flavoured with red & dark complex fruits and a soft finish
2012 Penley Estate ‘Hyland’ Shiraz Coonawarra SA 45
A rich mix of red and blackberry fruits & spice , seamless
2007 Fox Creek ‘Reserve’ Shiraz McLaren Vale SA 106
A style that is big in every way.  Classic McLaren power and opulence
2007 Heathcote Estate Shiraz – Museum Release Heathcote Vic 79
A powerful wine packed with flavour and complexity embodying the affinity between Heathcote and shiraz
2010 Kay Brothers ‘Hillside’ Shiraz McLaren Vale SA 67
A big earthy, blackberry-scented nose, revealing hints of new saddle leather pepper and spice
2012 Bremerton ‘Old Adam’ Shiraz Langhorne Creek SA 65
This is a wine that has beaten Grange as a top contender of Australian Shiraz. Limited in production, powerful and full
2012 Oliver’s Taranga ‘HJ Reserve’ Shiraz McLaren Vale SA 80
This is full, rich and powerful, coming from some serious old vines in the Original Home Black vineyard of Oliver’s
2012 Paul Osicka Shiraz Heathcote Vic 70
Rich Blackberry & Blackcurrant, dark chocolate and liquorice, sliver of mint and unobtrusive vanilla spice oak
2012 Hand Picked Collection Shiraz (95 points James Halliday wine companion 2016) Barossa Valley 85
Typically opulent Barossa Valey Shiraz rich ripoe chocolate aromas and raisin aromas, strongly earthy vanilla overtones