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

About Us

SAVOURY / EARTHY REDS

Price in brackets is the discounted case price -
click on any wine to see all relevant prices.
LIGHT TO MEDIUM-BODIED, within this category
622 2015 NEBBIOLO, Trentham Estate. Murray Darling, Australia
Dreadful label but brilliant effort with the trickiest of grape varieties more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
633 2014 CHIANTI RUFINA, Selvapiana. Tuscany, Italy
The least powerful red on this page - savoury, spicy and food-friendly more...
£16.50
(£14.85)
636 2014 CASA DE MOURAZ TINTO. Dao, Portugal Organic
Earthy, spicy blend of Tinta Roriz, Touriga Nacional and others. Biodynamic more...
£15.95
(£14.36)
637 2015 PETIT VERDOT, Bill Downie. Murray River, Australia Organic
Bright and lively, but with earthy complexity. Biodynamic. more...
£18.00
(£16.20)
658 2013 PETITE SIRAH, Le P’tit Paysan. Monterey, California
Big & burly but plenty of spice and freshness too more...
£27.00
(£24.30)
664 2012 BUCERCHIALE, Chianti Rufina Riserva, Selvapiana. Italy
Savoury, food-friendly Chianti in a powerful vintage. Decant in advance more...
£29.00
(£26.10)
670 2014 VERMIGLIO, Rosso di Montalcino, Costanti. Tuscany
This great estate made no Brunello in 2014 - it's all in this 'special' Rosso more...
£39.50
(£35.55)
MORE POWERFUL (within the context of savoury and earthy!)
610 2015 SHIRAZ-CINSAUT, Forge Mill. South Africa
Big and ripe with spice and savoury complexity more...
£8.50
(£7.65)
612 2014 SANGIOVESE, Elki. Elqui Valley, Chile
Juicy but spicy rendition of the great Tuscan grape more...
£8.95
(£8.06)
620 2016 NEGROAMARO, Il Pumo, San Marzano. Puglia, Italy
Broad, spicy, savoury but soft - a true taste of the south more...
£9.95
(£8.96)
623 2015 DOU ROSA TINTO. Douro, Portugal
Port grapes transformed into bright and juicy table wine more...
£13.95
(£12.56)
627 2015 TERROIR BY TRUCK, 'Episode 13', The Liberator
Grenache, Cinsault, Shiraz blend - medium-bodied, gentle and charming more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
631 2016 CÔTES DU RHÔNE, Domaine de la Solitude. Rhône
Ripe & creamy Grenache-based blend. Impressive more...
£13.95
(£12.56)
634 2015 KLOOF STREET RED, Mullineux. Swartland, South Africa
86% Syrah with tiny amounts of Grenache, Carignan, Mourvedre, Tinta Baroca & Cinsault more...
£15.95
(£14.36)
635 2014 SPENCER PINOTAGE, Lemberg. Tulbagh, South Africa
Big and ripe, but bright and lively too more...
£18.95
(£17.06)
638 2012 CAIRANNE, L’Estévenas, Denis Alary. Southern Rhône
55% Syrah and 45% Grenache. Rich but very fresh more...
£18.00
(£16.20)
644 2011 SONHADOR, Howard's Folly. Alentejo, Portugal
Portuguese grapes and Syrah; big, savoury, serious more...
£17.00
(£15.30)
645 2015 CAHORS, Terrasses, Causse du Théron. SW France
A very different interpretation of Malbec! Serious and elegant more...
£18.00
(£16.20)
648 2015 BOUQUET DES GARRIGUES, Le Clos du Caillou. Côtes du Rhône Organic
Rich and spicy Grenache from a top estate in Châteauneuf-du-Pape more...
£19.00
(£17.10)
650 2015 MONTE DA PECEGUINA. Alentejo, Portugal
Dry but richly flavoured. Touriga Nacional with Arragones, Tinta Miuda and Syrah more...
£19.95
(£17.96)
652 2016 PENCOPOLITANO, Pedro Parra. Itata-Cauquenes, Chile
From the deep south, a red blend of rare, savoury, earthy complexity more...
£22.00
(£19.80)
654 2014 PICA BROCA, La Sauvageonne. Terrasses du Larzac, Languedoc
Powerful and serious Syrah-Grenache. Fine quality from the deep south. more...
£24.00
(£21.60)
656 2012 GIGONDAS, "La Gille", Famille Perrin. Southern Rhône
Spicy, fresh Grenache; ripe but not heavy more...
£27.00
(£24.30)
665 2010 ARCANE, ‘La Lune’, Xavier Vignon. Côtes du Rhône
Pure Syrah (most unusual for the south). Savoury complexity more...
£34.00
(£30.60)
666 2014 CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE, Domaine de la Solitude. Rhône
Relatively good value for CNDP...... more...
£35.00
(£31.50)
668 2008 QUINTA DE LA ROSA RESERVA. Douro Valley, Portugal
Powerful but mature red wine from the heart of Port production more...
£36.00
(£32.40)
674 2011 SYRAH, Isole e Olena. Tuscany, Italy
A Rhône look-alike from a top Chianti estate; and a fine match for slow-braised beef more...
£42.00
(£37.80)
676 2012 CHIANTI CLASSICO RISERVA, Rancia, Fèlsina Berardenga. Tuscany
Great single vineyard; 'forward' vintage. But still needs venison or similar more...
£42.00
(£37.80)
678 2008 CARMIGNANO, Villa di Capezzana. Tuscany
80% Sangiovese, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon from an historic estate west of Florence more...
£44.00
(£39.60)
679 2010 IMPERIAL, Gran Reserva, Cvne. Rioja, Spain
Just reaching maturity - but will age 20 years + more...
£53.00
(£47.70)
680 2012 BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO, San Polo. Tuscany, Italy
A good vintage from a top estate. Modern style - rich and spicy, but not heavy more...
£49.00
(£44.10)
681 2012 SYRAH, Sonnie’s, Sawyer Lindquist. Edna Valley, California Organic
Savoury, spicy, complex – northern Rhône style more...
£55.00
(£49.50)
682 2011 CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE, Clos des Papes. Rhône Organic
Great estate - expensive but rare more...
£64.00
(£57.60)
683 2013 BAROLO, Le Coste, Grimaldi. Piedmont, Italy
Young Barolo with the richness to (just about) tame the tannins more...
£63.00
(£56.70)
RESERVE WINES
These wines are not on our main list. They are being cellared for future listings. We can, however, sell them online
1830 2008 BARBARESCO, Martinenga, Marchesi di Gresy
Drink from 2018 more...
£59.00
(£53.10)
1856 2013 CEPPARELLO, Isole e Olena. Tuscany, Italy
Drink from 2020, not before.... more...
£65.00
(N/A)
2031 2006 NUITS ST GEORGES, 1er Cru Les Vaucrains, Henri Gouges. Burgundy
Powerful, serious, dense; decant at least 30 minutes in advance more...
£95.00
(£85.50)
2103 2012 ZINFANDEL, Frog’s Leap. Napa Valley, California Organic
Ripe and friendly Zin - but in an unusually restrained, easily-drinkable style more...
£29.00
(£26.10)
Price in brackets is the discounted case price -
click on any wine to see all relevant prices.
LIGHT TO MEDIUM-BODIED, within this category
622 2015 NEBBIOLO, Trentham Estate. Murray Darling, Australia
Dreadful label but brilliant effort with the trickiest of grape varieties more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
VIEW
633 2014 CHIANTI RUFINA, Selvapiana. Tuscany, Italy
The least powerful red on this page - savoury, spicy and food-friendly more...
£16.50
(£14.85)
VIEW
636 2014 CASA DE MOURAZ TINTO. Dao, Portugal Organic
Earthy, spicy blend of Tinta Roriz, Touriga Nacional and others. Biodynamic more...
£15.95
(£14.36)
VIEW
637 2015 PETIT VERDOT, Bill Downie. Murray River, Australia Organic
Bright and lively, but with earthy complexity. Biodynamic. more...
£18.00
(£16.20)
VIEW
658 2013 PETITE SIRAH, Le P’tit Paysan. Monterey, California
Big & burly but plenty of spice and freshness too more...
£27.00
(£24.30)
VIEW
664 2012 BUCERCHIALE, Chianti Rufina Riserva, Selvapiana. Italy
Savoury, food-friendly Chianti in a powerful vintage. Decant in advance more...
£29.00
(£26.10)
VIEW
670 2014 VERMIGLIO, Rosso di Montalcino, Costanti. Tuscany
This great estate made no Brunello in 2014 - it's all in this 'special' Rosso more...
£39.50
(£35.55)
VIEW
MORE POWERFUL (within the context of savoury and earthy!)
610 2015 SHIRAZ-CINSAUT, Forge Mill. South Africa
Big and ripe with spice and savoury complexity more...
£8.50
(£7.65)
VIEW
612 2014 SANGIOVESE, Elki. Elqui Valley, Chile
Juicy but spicy rendition of the great Tuscan grape more...
£8.95
(£8.06)
VIEW
620 2016 NEGROAMARO, Il Pumo, San Marzano. Puglia, Italy
Broad, spicy, savoury but soft - a true taste of the south more...
£9.95
(£8.96)
VIEW
623 2015 DOU ROSA TINTO. Douro, Portugal
Port grapes transformed into bright and juicy table wine more...
£13.95
(£12.56)
VIEW
627 2015 TERROIR BY TRUCK, 'Episode 13', The Liberator
Grenache, Cinsault, Shiraz blend - medium-bodied, gentle and charming more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
VIEW
631 2016 CÔTES DU RHÔNE, Domaine de la Solitude. Rhône
Ripe & creamy Grenache-based blend. Impressive more...
£13.95
(£12.56)
VIEW
634 2015 KLOOF STREET RED, Mullineux. Swartland, South Africa
86% Syrah with tiny amounts of Grenache, Carignan, Mourvedre, Tinta Baroca & Cinsault more...
£15.95
(£14.36)
VIEW
635 2014 SPENCER PINOTAGE, Lemberg. Tulbagh, South Africa
Big and ripe, but bright and lively too more...
£18.95
(£17.06)
VIEW
638 2012 CAIRANNE, L’Estévenas, Denis Alary. Southern Rhône
55% Syrah and 45% Grenache. Rich but very fresh more...
£18.00
(£16.20)
VIEW
644 2011 SONHADOR, Howard's Folly. Alentejo, Portugal
Portuguese grapes and Syrah; big, savoury, serious more...
£17.00
(£15.30)
VIEW
645 2015 CAHORS, Terrasses, Causse du Théron. SW France
A very different interpretation of Malbec! Serious and elegant more...
£18.00
(£16.20)
VIEW
648 2015 BOUQUET DES GARRIGUES, Le Clos du Caillou. Côtes du Rhône Organic
Rich and spicy Grenache from a top estate in Châteauneuf-du-Pape more...
£19.00
(£17.10)
VIEW
650 2015 MONTE DA PECEGUINA. Alentejo, Portugal
Dry but richly flavoured. Touriga Nacional with Arragones, Tinta Miuda and Syrah more...
£19.95
(£17.96)
VIEW
652 2016 PENCOPOLITANO, Pedro Parra. Itata-Cauquenes, Chile
From the deep south, a red blend of rare, savoury, earthy complexity more...
£22.00
(£19.80)
VIEW
654 2014 PICA BROCA, La Sauvageonne. Terrasses du Larzac, Languedoc
Powerful and serious Syrah-Grenache. Fine quality from the deep south. more...
£24.00
(£21.60)
VIEW
656 2012 GIGONDAS, "La Gille", Famille Perrin. Southern Rhône
Spicy, fresh Grenache; ripe but not heavy more...
£27.00
(£24.30)
VIEW
665 2010 ARCANE, ‘La Lune’, Xavier Vignon. Côtes du Rhône
Pure Syrah (most unusual for the south). Savoury complexity more...
£34.00
(£30.60)
VIEW
666 2014 CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE, Domaine de la Solitude. Rhône
Relatively good value for CNDP...... more...
£35.00
(£31.50)
VIEW
668 2008 QUINTA DE LA ROSA RESERVA. Douro Valley, Portugal
Powerful but mature red wine from the heart of Port production more...
£36.00
(£32.40)
VIEW
674 2011 SYRAH, Isole e Olena. Tuscany, Italy
A Rhône look-alike from a top Chianti estate; and a fine match for slow-braised beef more...
£42.00
(£37.80)
VIEW
676 2012 CHIANTI CLASSICO RISERVA, Rancia, Fèlsina Berardenga. Tuscany
Great single vineyard; 'forward' vintage. But still needs venison or similar more...
£42.00
(£37.80)
VIEW
678 2008 CARMIGNANO, Villa di Capezzana. Tuscany
80% Sangiovese, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon from an historic estate west of Florence more...
£44.00
(£39.60)
VIEW
679 2010 IMPERIAL, Gran Reserva, Cvne. Rioja, Spain
Just reaching maturity - but will age 20 years + more...
£53.00
(£47.70)
VIEW
680 2012 BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO, San Polo. Tuscany, Italy
A good vintage from a top estate. Modern style - rich and spicy, but not heavy more...
£49.00
(£44.10)
VIEW
681 2012 SYRAH, Sonnie’s, Sawyer Lindquist. Edna Valley, California Organic
Savoury, spicy, complex – northern Rhône style more...
£55.00
(£49.50)
VIEW
682 2011 CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE, Clos des Papes. Rhône Organic
Great estate - expensive but rare more...
£64.00
(£57.60)
VIEW
683 2013 BAROLO, Le Coste, Grimaldi. Piedmont, Italy
Young Barolo with the richness to (just about) tame the tannins more...
£63.00
(£56.70)
VIEW
RESERVE WINES
These wines are not on our main list. They are being cellared for future listings. We can, however, sell them online
1830 2008 BARBARESCO, Martinenga, Marchesi di Gresy
Drink from 2018 more...
£59.00
(£53.10)
VIEW
1856 2013 CEPPARELLO, Isole e Olena. Tuscany, Italy
Drink from 2020, not before.... more...
£65.00
(N/A)
VIEW
2031 2006 NUITS ST GEORGES, 1er Cru Les Vaucrains, Henri Gouges. Burgundy
Powerful, serious, dense; decant at least 30 minutes in advance more...
£95.00
(£85.50)
VIEW
2103 2012 ZINFANDEL, Frog’s Leap. Napa Valley, California Organic
Ripe and friendly Zin - but in an unusually restrained, easily-drinkable style more...
£29.00
(£26.10)
VIEW
5% discounts on Mixed Cases.
10% discount on Un-Mixed Cases.