Wine List

WINE LIST

The Crown Inn Hotel & Restaurant is a family-run freehouse where you are guaranteed a warm welcome, an indulgent seasonal menu and a good night’s sleep.

WHITE WINESSmall
125ml
Medium
175ml
Large
250ml
Bottle
1. Sauvignon Blanc 2016, Norte Chico - Chile
Very clean & citrusy with bags of flavour & great balance.
£3.75£4.50£5.80£16.95
2. Pinot Grigio 2016, AllamandaItaly
Fresh, flowery aromas with a hint of almond. dry, crisp & fruity.
£3.75£4.50£5.80£16.95
3. Chardonnay 2016, Ladera Verde Chillie
Fresh melon & pineapple fruit with a soft creamy finish
£3.80£4.55£5.85£17.25
4. Colombard 2016, Plaimont, Vin de Pays des Côtes de Gascogne - France
Fresh crisp flavours of green apple skin & pear with a tint of citrus & just the slightest touch of fruit sweetness on the palate.
£3.80£4.55£5.85£17.25
5. Sauvignon Blanc 2016, Makutu Nelson - New Zealand
New Zealand Herbaceous & tropical characteristics in harmony.
£4.50£6.15£8.35£24.55
6. Albariño 'Bernon' Aquitania Bodegas 2015 - Spain
From Galicia in the cool North West of Spain. The palate is dry, with hints of crisp Granny Smith apple and
a fresh buzzing finish.
£27.95
7.Garganega, 2016, Torre del Falasco - Vento - Italy
Fine & minerally on the palate, with lemon zest on the finish**NEW LISTING**
£21.95
8. Viognier 2015,“Tribu” Trivento - Argentina
Bursting with tropical fruit, guava & grapefruit aromas & a deliciously juicy flavour.
£18.95
9. Languedoc Blanc 2015, Hecht & Bannier - France
Stylish, full flavoured southern French star.
£20.95
10. Sumaridge Estate White Blend (SB/Semillon) 2015, Walker Bay - South Africa
Brilliant winemaker Gavin Patterson has blended a little Semillon with his excellent Sauvignon Blanc, adding
richness & roundness to the pristine, green apple flavours
£24.75
11. Gavi di Gavi 2015, Manfredi - Italy
The palate is generously fruity, with a opulent mouthfeel & weight, but with a lively crisp and fresh acidity.
Delicious.
£27.75
12. Sancerre Domaine des Buissonnes 2015, Roger Naudet - France
Lively & full of fruit, with pleasant mineral & floral notes.
£27.95
13. Chablis 1er Cru Montmains 2014, Domaine Bois d’Yver - France
A top quality, elegant Chablis with a long, complex finish.
£31.95
14. Hautes Côtes de Beaune Blanc 2012, Nuiton-Beaunoy - France
A very versatile food wine - has the touch of minerality which would suit fine seafood, as well as the weight to suit
fuller flavoured white meat dishes.
£32.95
15. Pouilly-Fuissé 2013, Vignerons des Terres Secretes - France
An excellent illustration of the consistent quality being achieved by Terres Secretes in Burgundy. Ripe orchard fruits
are partnered with a broader, smoky, character on the nose.
£34.50
16. Sumaridge Chardonnay 2013, Walker Bay - South Africa
Packed full of lime, quince and citrus blossom. The fresh flavours augment the
rich mouth feel that lingers long on the finish.
£36.95
17. Meursault 2003, Louis Latour - France
Rich & complex, this is a classic Mersault from a top producer.
£42.95

ROSE WINESSmall
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18. Pinot Grigio Rosé 2015, Allaqmanda - Italy
A soft & easy style, with a refreshing burst of strawberries.
£3.75£4.50£5.80£16.95
19. Zinfandel Rosé 2015, WildwoodU.S.A
Fresh, fruity , bursting with gorgeous strawberry & juicy tropical fruit flavours.
£19.95
20. Rosé de Provence 2015, Terres NoblesFrance
Made from Cinsault, Grenache and Syrah, this typically pale and delicate Provençal Rosé is crisp and elegant on the palate, & bursting with flavour.
£27.95

CHAMPAGNES AND SPARKLING WINES Medium/Large
200ml
 Bottle
21.Prosecco Rose Brut - Vetriano, Italy
Full of vibrant raspberry & red berry flavours, delicate fizz & a finish which is the slightest touch off dry
£22.45
22. Prosecco, Lunetta - Italy
Italian sparkler with flavour and finesse.
£7.75£20.95
23. Champagne Gruet Sélection Brut N/V - France
Flowery & fruity on the nose. Harmonious, with a hint of sweet almond on the finish.
£40.95
24. Louis Roederer Brut Premier - France
Excellent Grande Marque Champagne of outstanding quality.

£57.50

RED WINESSmall
125ml
Medium
175ml
Large
250ml
Bottle
25. Merlot 2016, Norte Chico - Chile
Light, plummy notes on the nose & ripe berry fruit with soft tannins on the palate.
£3.75 £4.50£5.80£16.95
26. Shiraz 2015, Riddle Creek - Australia
A rich, spicy mouthful of ripe plums & bramble fruits - warm in style & finish.
£3.75£4.50£5.80£16.95
27. Corbières 2013, Les Forts De Bories – Azeau - France
Softly, silky & supple with a long finish. Full of finesse & expressing little red fruits aromas along with spicy notes.
**NEW LISTING**
£4.10£5.40£7.40£21.25
28. The Wolftrap Red 2015, Boekenhoutskloof, Franschhoek - S. Africa
Syrah and Mourvedre are blended and oak-aged, before a small amount of
the white grape Viognier is added before bottling, to add freshness.
£4.30£5.85£8.05£23.95
29. Malbec 2015, Trivento - Argentina
Soft, smooth, light red with hints of blackberries & plums with a lovely gentle long finish.
£18.25
30. Rioja 2016, Vina Valoria - Spain
Classic Rioja character with beautifully integrated sweet vanilla oak. Persistent & balanced.
£19.75
31. Pinotage 2014, Tall Horse - South Africa
A deep crimson wine flecked with purple revealing rampant crushed summer berry & vanilla oak spice aromas
& flavours that glide to a lithe succulent finish.
£19.95
32. Carmenere Momentos 2014, Ch Los Boldos - Chile
Once confused with Merlot, this delicious variety is rich, slightly earthy & delicious.
£21.95
33.Chateau Malbat 2015, Bordeaux - France
Deep & brilliant colour, with a fruity nose of cherry & plum. Its aromatically intense, medium bodied, with soft, fleshy texture on the palate
£22.95
34. Côtes du Rhône 2013, Mas Arnaud - France
Spicy complexity – with herbaceous notes and flavours of
liquorice & wood smoke lingering. This is a delicious Côtes-du Rhône.
£23.75
35. Primitivo 2012, Matané Tarrantino - Italy
Deliciously smooth, southern Italian star.
£23.95
36. Laudun, Château Courac 2013, Southern Rhone - S. Africa
Laudun is situated just over 5 miles north-west of Châteauneuf-du-Pâpe, & this wine has a real
flavour of its more famous next-door-neighbour. 50% Syrah
£26.95
37. Fleurie 2014, Chateau de Raousset Passot - France
Smooth, velvety & elegant.
£27.95
38. Chateau St Christophe 2008, Saint Emilion - France
A fine wine from an excellent, family-managed chateau.
£30.25
39. Pfeiffer 2011, Carlyle Cabernet Sauvignon, Victoria - Australia
Purple colour. Aromas of red berries, crushed herbs & a touch of
mint greet on the nose. Medium to full bodied with a lovely soft & supple texture
£34.95
40. Mercurey, 2014, Domaine Faiveley, Burgundy - France
A lively, light yet powerful Pinot Noir from a great Burgundian house.
Supple & attractive with all meats & poultry
£38.75

DESSERT WINES 25ml50mlBottle
41. Muscat de Beaunes de Vinise - France
Apricot & white peach, with citric hints & a whiff of mandarin
£3.05£7.60£30.50
42. Pfeiffer, Rutherglen Muscat - Victoria, Oz
Bouquet of floral & rasin fruit & a rich, luscious palate
£3.60£8.90£35.75

Port, Brandy & Whiskey25ml50ml125ml
Bells£3.05
Famous Grouse£3.20
Jamesons£3.20
Macallan Gold£4.50
Glenmorangie£4.50
Glenkinchie 12 year old£4.50
Courvoisier V.S£3.50
Remy Martin VSOP£4.50
Taylors Fine Ruby£3.40£7.25
Taylors LBV 2009£3.90£7.95
Ramos Pinto Collector Reserva£4.40£8.95