5% Discount on Mixed Cases. 10% Discount on Un-Mixed Cases

The OLD BRIDGE

Wine Shop

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

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FRESH, DRY WHITES

Price in brackets is the discounted case price -
click on any wine to see all relevant prices.
CLEAN AND LIGHT (more interesting than Pinot Grigio but, above all, easy-drinking)
66 2015 FAUNO, Bodegas Murviedro. Valencia, Spain
Viura with a touch of Sauvignon Blanc. Light, zingy and lively - tremendous value more...
£6.95
(£6.26)
68 2015 LE CHAPEAU QUI RIT (Blanc). Côtes de Gascogne
Predominantly Colombard and tasting like a light Sauvignon Blanc more...
£8.50
(£7.65)
70 2016 GARGANEGA, Alpha Zeta. Veneto, Italy
For many years now, our 'house white' - crisp, fresh, but no hard edges more...
£8.50
(£7.65)
71 2015 'LIKE A SUNFLOWER', Vina Mayu. Elqui Valley, Chile
Lively and charming blend of PX with (just a touch of) Sauvignon Blanc more...
£8.95
(£8.06)
72 2015 LUBERON BLANC, La Famille Perrin. Provence, France
Perfect everyday white - dry, clean, fresh but rounded more...
£9.50
(£8.55)
73 2015 CHENIN BLANC, Villiera. Stellenbosch, South Africa
Ripe and round but also bright and lively. Good value more...
£9.95
(£8.96)
74 2015 RAZA, Quinta da Raza. Vinho Verde, Portugal
Very light, very spritzy, very fresh - ultimate summer white more...
£9.95
(£8.96)
84 2015 PICPOUL DE PINET, Félines-Jourdan. S. France
Modern face of the south; crisp but ripe and rounded more...
£11.50
(£10.35)
97 2015 SOAVE, Otto, Prà. Veneto, Italy
Ripe and sophisticated version of Garganega (see bin 70) more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
103 2015 HORSMONDEN, Will Davenport. Kent, England Organic
Crisp but aromatic example of Bacchus - surprisinly reminiscent of Sancerre more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
104 2015 LUGANA, I Frati, Cà dei Frati. Lombardy, Italy
Fresh and fragrant, but unusual concentration for an Italian white more...
£17.00
(£15.30)
SAUVIGNON BLANC
77 2015 SAUVIGNON DE TOURAINE, Domaine Rablais. Loire Valley
Grassy, lively, very 'French' Sauvignon (no gooseberries to be found) more...
£9.95
(£8.96)
102 2016 SAUVIGNON BLANC, Tinpot Hut. Marlborough, NZ
Benchmark example of the style - elderflower and gooseberries more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
105 2015 CHENONCEAUX, La Long Bec, Domaine Echardières. Loire
Outstanding Sauvignon Blanc from a new Loire appellation more...
£16.50
(£14.85)
108 2015 POUILLY FUMÉ, Jonathan Didier Pabiot. Loire Valley Organic
Classic example of the style - piercingly fresh and pure Sauvignon Blanc more...
£19.95
(£17.96)
110 2016 SAUVIGNON BLANC, Greywacke. Marlborough, NZ
The new cult Kiwi Sauvignon from the man who made Cloudy Bay for 25 years more...
£19.50
(£17.55)
"MINERALITY" (less fruit, more seriousness)
98 2015 CHIGNIN, J-F Quénard. Savoie, Eastern France
Ripe but delicate example of the local Jacquère grape from the western Alps more...
£15.95
(£14.36)
99 2015 THE REAL McCOY, Dry Riesling, Jordan. W. Cape, SA
Clean, lively, fresh; lime and grapefruit; palate-awakening more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
100 2015 TXAKOLI, Gorka Izagirre. North West Spain
Zesty, lively, spritzy white from the Basque country. (Prounounced Chakoli) more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
101 2015 ALBARIÑO, Quinta de Couselo, ‘Rosal’. Rias Baixas, Spain
Delicate and understated. Really exceptional quality for the price more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
106 2015 FINCA VINOA. Ribeiro, Spain
Fascinating example of the local Treixadura grape. Ripe but delicate more...
£15.50
(£13.95)
107 2014 CHABLIS, Dessus La Carrière, Didier et Pascal Picq. Burgundy
Textbook Chablis: bone-dry, chalk and stone, perfect with seafood more...
£18.00
(£16.20)
109 2014 ALS WÄR’S EIN STÜCK VON MIR, Riesling Trocken, Gunderloch. Rheinhessen Organic
Johannes Hasselbach's re-interpretation of Riesling. Dry and complex more...
£19.00
(£17.10)
112 2014 CHABLIS, 1er Cru L’Homme Mort, Domaine des Hâtes. Burgundy
Exceptional Burgundy vintage. Crispness with intensity more...
£28.00
(£25.20)
114 2014 GRUNER VELTLINER, Meeresboden, Tatomer. California
Very rare to find top quality Gruner outside Austria. Zesty intensity more...
£25.00
(£22.50)
116 2010 FELSENBERG RIESLING, Dönnhoff. Nahe, Germany
Thrilling dry Riesling - at the price it doesn't really get better than this more...
£33.00
(£29.70)
118 2008 RIESLING, Loibner Steinertal, FX Pichler. Wachau, Austria
Top producer and excellent year. A richer and rounder style of Riesling more...
£40.00
(£36.00)
RESERVE WINES.
The following wines are not yet on our shelves. We are cellaring them for future listings, but they are available to purchase. Most can be bought by the bottle but occasionally there is a 6 bottle minimum
1130 2013 POLISH HILL, Grosset. Clare Valley, Australia
Australia's finest Riesling. Bone-dry, lemony-fresh more...
£33.00
(£29.70)
1163 2009 RÜDESHEIMER BERG ROTTLAND, Alte Reben, Trocken, Leitz. Rheingau, Germany
Drink from 2015 more...
£37.00
(£33.30)
1190 2008 SANCERRE, Chavignol, Les Monts Damnés, Francois Cotat. Loire Valley
Drink 2014-2020 more...
£33.00
(N/A)
1195 2010 SANCERRE, Chavignol, Les Monts Damnés, Francois Cotat. Loire Valley
Drink 2015-2022. Just 2 bottles left. more...
£33.00
(£29.70)
1197 2007 PUR SANG, Blanc Fumé de Pouilly, Didier Dagueneau. Loire Valley
Oak-fermented Sauvignon - the last vintage when Didier himself was alive more...
£90.00
(N/A)
1360 2014 HOGAN CHENIN BLANC. Swartland, South Africa
Concentrated and serious - should age well to 2021 more...
£28.00
(£25.20)
1457 2009 CHABLIS, 1er Cru La Forest, René et Vincent Dauvissat
Mature vintage from exceptional producer. Intensely chalky/mineral in style more...
£75.00
(N/A)
Price in brackets is the discounted case price -
click on any wine to see all relevant prices.
CLEAN AND LIGHT (more interesting than Pinot Grigio but, above all, easy-drinking)
66 2015 FAUNO, Bodegas Murviedro. Valencia, Spain
Viura with a touch of Sauvignon Blanc. Light, zingy and lively - tremendous value more...
£6.95
(£6.26)
VIEW
68 2015 LE CHAPEAU QUI RIT (Blanc). Côtes de Gascogne
Predominantly Colombard and tasting like a light Sauvignon Blanc more...
£8.50
(£7.65)
VIEW
70 2016 GARGANEGA, Alpha Zeta. Veneto, Italy
For many years now, our 'house white' - crisp, fresh, but no hard edges more...
£8.50
(£7.65)
VIEW
71 2015 'LIKE A SUNFLOWER', Vina Mayu. Elqui Valley, Chile
Lively and charming blend of PX with (just a touch of) Sauvignon Blanc more...
£8.95
(£8.06)
VIEW
72 2015 LUBERON BLANC, La Famille Perrin. Provence, France
Perfect everyday white - dry, clean, fresh but rounded more...
£9.50
(£8.55)
VIEW
73 2015 CHENIN BLANC, Villiera. Stellenbosch, South Africa
Ripe and round but also bright and lively. Good value more...
£9.95
(£8.96)
VIEW
74 2015 RAZA, Quinta da Raza. Vinho Verde, Portugal
Very light, very spritzy, very fresh - ultimate summer white more...
£9.95
(£8.96)
VIEW
84 2015 PICPOUL DE PINET, Félines-Jourdan. S. France
Modern face of the south; crisp but ripe and rounded more...
£11.50
(£10.35)
VIEW
97 2015 SOAVE, Otto, Prà. Veneto, Italy
Ripe and sophisticated version of Garganega (see bin 70) more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
VIEW
103 2015 HORSMONDEN, Will Davenport. Kent, England Organic
Crisp but aromatic example of Bacchus - surprisinly reminiscent of Sancerre more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
VIEW
104 2015 LUGANA, I Frati, Cà dei Frati. Lombardy, Italy
Fresh and fragrant, but unusual concentration for an Italian white more...
£17.00
(£15.30)
VIEW
SAUVIGNON BLANC
77 2015 SAUVIGNON DE TOURAINE, Domaine Rablais. Loire Valley
Grassy, lively, very 'French' Sauvignon (no gooseberries to be found) more...
£9.95
(£8.96)
VIEW
102 2016 SAUVIGNON BLANC, Tinpot Hut. Marlborough, NZ
Benchmark example of the style - elderflower and gooseberries more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
VIEW
105 2015 CHENONCEAUX, La Long Bec, Domaine Echardières. Loire
Outstanding Sauvignon Blanc from a new Loire appellation more...
£16.50
(£14.85)
VIEW
108 2015 POUILLY FUMÉ, Jonathan Didier Pabiot. Loire Valley Organic
Classic example of the style - piercingly fresh and pure Sauvignon Blanc more...
£19.95
(£17.96)
VIEW
110 2016 SAUVIGNON BLANC, Greywacke. Marlborough, NZ
The new cult Kiwi Sauvignon from the man who made Cloudy Bay for 25 years more...
£19.50
(£17.55)
VIEW
"MINERALITY" (less fruit, more seriousness)
98 2015 CHIGNIN, J-F Quénard. Savoie, Eastern France
Ripe but delicate example of the local Jacquère grape from the western Alps more...
£15.95
(£14.36)
VIEW
99 2015 THE REAL McCOY, Dry Riesling, Jordan. W. Cape, SA
Clean, lively, fresh; lime and grapefruit; palate-awakening more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
VIEW
100 2015 TXAKOLI, Gorka Izagirre. North West Spain
Zesty, lively, spritzy white from the Basque country. (Prounounced Chakoli) more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
VIEW
101 2015 ALBARIÑO, Quinta de Couselo, ‘Rosal’. Rias Baixas, Spain
Delicate and understated. Really exceptional quality for the price more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
VIEW
106 2015 FINCA VINOA. Ribeiro, Spain
Fascinating example of the local Treixadura grape. Ripe but delicate more...
£15.50
(£13.95)
VIEW
107 2014 CHABLIS, Dessus La Carrière, Didier et Pascal Picq. Burgundy
Textbook Chablis: bone-dry, chalk and stone, perfect with seafood more...
£18.00
(£16.20)
VIEW
109 2014 ALS WÄR’S EIN STÜCK VON MIR, Riesling Trocken, Gunderloch. Rheinhessen Organic
Johannes Hasselbach's re-interpretation of Riesling. Dry and complex more...
£19.00
(£17.10)
VIEW
112 2014 CHABLIS, 1er Cru L’Homme Mort, Domaine des Hâtes. Burgundy
Exceptional Burgundy vintage. Crispness with intensity more...
£28.00
(£25.20)
VIEW
114 2014 GRUNER VELTLINER, Meeresboden, Tatomer. California
Very rare to find top quality Gruner outside Austria. Zesty intensity more...
£25.00
(£22.50)
VIEW
116 2010 FELSENBERG RIESLING, Dönnhoff. Nahe, Germany
Thrilling dry Riesling - at the price it doesn't really get better than this more...
£33.00
(£29.70)
VIEW
118 2008 RIESLING, Loibner Steinertal, FX Pichler. Wachau, Austria
Top producer and excellent year. A richer and rounder style of Riesling more...
£40.00
(£36.00)
VIEW
RESERVE WINES.
The following wines are not yet on our shelves. We are cellaring them for future listings, but they are available to purchase. Most can be bought by the bottle but occasionally there is a 6 bottle minimum
1130 2013 POLISH HILL, Grosset. Clare Valley, Australia
Australia's finest Riesling. Bone-dry, lemony-fresh more...
£33.00
(£29.70)
VIEW
1163 2009 RÜDESHEIMER BERG ROTTLAND, Alte Reben, Trocken, Leitz. Rheingau, Germany
Drink from 2015 more...
£37.00
(£33.30)
VIEW
1190 2008 SANCERRE, Chavignol, Les Monts Damnés, Francois Cotat. Loire Valley
Drink 2014-2020 more...
£33.00
(N/A)
VIEW
1195 2010 SANCERRE, Chavignol, Les Monts Damnés, Francois Cotat. Loire Valley
Drink 2015-2022. Just 2 bottles left. more...
£33.00
(£29.70)
VIEW
1197 2007 PUR SANG, Blanc Fumé de Pouilly, Didier Dagueneau. Loire Valley
Oak-fermented Sauvignon - the last vintage when Didier himself was alive more...
£90.00
(N/A)
VIEW
1360 2014 HOGAN CHENIN BLANC. Swartland, South Africa
Concentrated and serious - should age well to 2021 more...
£28.00
(£25.20)
VIEW
1457 2009 CHABLIS, 1er Cru La Forest, René et Vincent Dauvissat
Mature vintage from exceptional producer. Intensely chalky/mineral in style more...
£75.00
(N/A)
VIEW
5% discounts on Mixed Cases.
10% discount on Un-Mixed Cases.