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Wine Shop

At every price level, an outstanding selection
of wines chosen by John Hoskins MW

FOOD MATCH; CHOCOLATE

The trick with puds is to match the sweetness of the pud to the intensity of the wine. Chocolate has the added problem of the faint bitternesss of cocoa. All of these are interesting options - but each will have supporters and critics!
954 RUTHERGLEN MUSCAT, Stanton and Killeen. Australia (Half bottle)
Dark, toffee-ish, brilliant with chocolate more...
£14.50
955 Temporarily out: MAURY 'SOLERA 1928', Vignerons de Maury. Roussillon, S France (50cl)
Grenache, wood-aged for many years; reminiscent of fine, sweet Madeira more...
£18.95
956 2013 OLIVARES, 'Dulce Monastrell'. Jumilla, Spain (50cl bottle)
Sweet, red and fortified – from ancient Monastrell vines. A match for cherry or chocolate more...
£21.00
958 2013 BANYULS, Cuvée Léon Parcé, Domaine de La Rectorie. Roussillon, South of France (50cl Bottle)
Port-style but gentler and sweeter more...
£21.00
967 2016 THE BISHOP OF NORWICH. Calitzdorp, South Africa
Outstanding Port-style red from the Cape more...
£19.95
970 2008 COLHEITA, Quinta de la Rosa (50cl bottle)
Tawny Port from a single vintage. Soft, gentle, creamy more...
£25.00
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The trick with puds is to match the sweetness of the pud to the intensity of the wine. Chocolate has the added problem of the faint bitternesss of cocoa. All of these are interesting options - but each will have supporters and critics!
954 RUTHERGLEN MUSCAT, Stanton and Killeen. Australia (Half bottle)
Dark, toffee-ish, brilliant with chocolate more...
£14.50
VIEW
955 Temporarily out: MAURY 'SOLERA 1928', Vignerons de Maury. Roussillon, S France (50cl)
Grenache, wood-aged for many years; reminiscent of fine, sweet Madeira more...
£18.95
VIEW
956 2013 OLIVARES, 'Dulce Monastrell'. Jumilla, Spain (50cl bottle)
Sweet, red and fortified – from ancient Monastrell vines. A match for cherry or chocolate more...
£21.00
VIEW
958 2013 BANYULS, Cuvée Léon Parcé, Domaine de La Rectorie. Roussillon, South of France (50cl Bottle)
Port-style but gentler and sweeter more...
£21.00
VIEW
967 2016 THE BISHOP OF NORWICH. Calitzdorp, South Africa
Outstanding Port-style red from the Cape more...
£19.95
VIEW
970 2008 COLHEITA, Quinta de la Rosa (50cl bottle)
Tawny Port from a single vintage. Soft, gentle, creamy more...
£25.00
VIEW
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