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The OLD BRIDGE

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

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SAVOURY / EARTHY REDS

Price in brackets is the discounted case price -
click on any wine to see all relevant prices.
DRY, LIGHTER WINES WITHIN THIS SECTION....
624 2017 CHIANTI, Buontalenti. Tuscany, Italy Organic
Brilliantly easy-drinking example of Sangiovese more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
629 2014 KARMRAHYUT, ArmAs. Armenia
Wild cherry aromatics, and then a fiercely tannic finish more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
633 2017 CHIANTI RUFINA, Selvapiana. Tuscany, Italy
Classic Sangiovese - savoury, spicy and food-friendly more...
£17.50
(£15.75)
638 2016 LES MILLÈRES, Domaine Gardies. Côtes du Roussillon, S. France Organic
Grenache, Carignan, Syrah & Mourvèdre. Aromatic and fresh; not heavy more...
£17.50
(£15.75)
648 2018 DOLCETTO D'ALBA, Massolino. Piedmont, Italy
Bright, lively and yet powerful. Brilliant food wine more...
£19.95
(£17.96)
653 2015 LAGAR DE BAIXO, Niepoort. Bairrada, Portugal
A serious, complex example of the Baga grape. Not easy at all, but brilliant with food more...
£23.00
(£20.70)
657 2012 UVAGGIO, Proprieta Sperino. Coste della Sessia, Piedmont, Italy
Nebbiolo (the Barolo grape) with 10% Vespolina. Pale, perfumed, delicate, spicy more...
£25.00
(£22.50)
662 2007 VINA BOSCONIA RESERVA, R. Lopez de Heredia. Rioja, Spain
Very savoury, serious style from the ultimate traditionalists. Long barrel-ageing is the key more...
£30.00
(£27.00)
670 2014 VERMIGLIO, Rosso di Montalcino, Costanti. Tuscany, Italy
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 2018 SHIRAZ-CINSAUT, Forge Mill. South Africa
Big and ripe with spice and savoury complexity more...
£8.50
(£7.65)
615 2018 GARNACHA, Miedes, Bodegas San Alejandro. Calatayud, Aragon, Spain
Soft and generous Garnacha - unbeatable value for money more...
£9.95
(£8.96)
620 2018 NEGROAMARO, Il Pumo, San Marzano. Puglia, Italy
Broad, spicy, savoury but soft - a true taste of the south more...
£11.00
(£9.90)
626 2016 GRENACHE NOIR, DMZ, DeMorgenzon. Stellenbosch, South Africa
Bright, spicy, generous – very comparable to good Côtes du Rhône more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
628 2016 PS I LOVE YOU, The Liberator. Stellenbosch, South Africa
Petite Sirah from De Morgenzon winery, re-labelled by Richard Kelly MW more...
£13.95
(£12.56)
631 2017 CÔTES DU RHÔNE, Domaine de la Solitude. Rhône
Ripe & creamy Grenache-based blend. Impressive more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
634 2017 KLOOF STREET RED, Mullineux. Swartland, South Africa
94% Syrah with tiny amounts of Cinsault & Carignan more...
£15.95
(£14.36)
636 2017 NERO D’AVOLA, Coriole, McLaren Vale, Australia
Rich and spicy re-interpretation of the key Sicilian red grape. more...
£16.95
(£15.26)
644 2012 SONHADOR, Howard's Folly. Alentejo, Portugal
Portuguese grapes and Syrah; big, savoury, serious more...
£17.95
(£16.16)
645 2016 CAHORS, Terrasses, Causse du Théron. SW France
A very different interpretation of Malbec! Serious and elegant more...
£18.00
(£16.20)
651 2017 GIGONDAS, La Bastide Saint Vincent. Southern Rhône.
Big, ripe, wonderfully generous Grenache more...
£22.00
(£19.80)
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 2012 LIRAC, Dentelle Noire, Dom. La Rocalière. S. Rhône Organic
80% Syrah giving a dark and powerful style of Rhône red more...
£22.00
(£19.80)
655 2015 PATELIN DE TABLAS, Tablas Creek. Paso Robles, California Organic
Bright and impressive Rhône blend from the owners of Beaucastel in Châteauneuf-du-Pape more...
£24.00
(£21.60)
656 2016 TINTO DE LA CASA, Riccitelli. Lujan de Cuyo, Argentina
Wild, savoury, exciting re-interpretation of Malbec more...
£23.00
(£20.70)
658 2016 MAIA MARE. Israel
Carignan, Mourvèdre and Syrah; amazing elegance, considering the climate more...
£24.00
(£21.60)
659 2016 A LISA, Bodegas Noemia. Patagonia, Argentina Organic
Earthy, savoury, spicy, gentle expression of Malbec more...
£28.00
(£25.20)
660 2015 LE P’TIT PAPE, P’tit Paysan. San Benito County, California
In homage to Châteauneuf du Pape more...
£29.50
(£26.55)
663 2013 SYRAH, Richard Kershaw. Elgin, South Africa
Cool climate Syrah of real elegance more...
£29.95
(£26.96)
666 2016 CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE, Domaine de la Solitude. Rhône
Relatively good value for CNDP...... more...
£35.00
(£31.50)
668 2012 QUINTA DE LA ROSA RESERVA. Douro Valley, Portugal
Powerful but mature red wine from the heart of Port production more...
£39.50
(£35.55)
669 2016 BARBERA D’ALBA, ‘Conca Tre Pile’, Aldo Conterno. Piedmont, Italy
High acid grape softened by maturity in new French oak. Classy and food-friendly more...
£39.95
(£35.96)
672 2013 BAROLO, Riva Rocca, Claudio Alario. Piedmont, Italy
Relatively ripe and charming style of Nebbiolo more...
£44.00
(£39.60)
676 2013 CHIANTI CLASSICO RISERVA, Rancia, Fèlsina Berardenga. Tuscany
Great single vineyard; 'forward' vintage. But still needs venison or similar more...
£45.00
(£40.50)
678 2008 CARMIGNANO, Villa di Capezzana. Tuscany
80% Sangiovese, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon from an historic estate west of Florence more...
£44.00
(£39.60)
681 2012 SYRAH, Sonnie’s, Sawyer Lindquist. Edna Valley, California Organic
Savoury, spicy, complex – northern Rhône style more...
£55.00
(£49.50)
682 2014 CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE, Clos des Papes. Rhône Organic
Great estate - expensive but rare more...
£62.00
(N/A)
RESERVE WINES
These wines are not on our main list. They are being cellared for future listings. We can, however, sell them online
1828 2015 VALPOLICELLA, ‘Rientro’, La Giuva. Veneto, Italy
Super-charged (but not heavy) version of Valpol. more...
£25.00
(£22.50)
1830 2008 BARBARESCO, Martinenga, Marchesi di Gresy. Piedmont, Italy
Savoury, serious, very traditional style. Drink from 2020, best in 2023 more...
£59.00
(£53.10)
1831 2015 TITOLO, Aglianico del Vulture, Elena Fucci. Basilicata, Italy
Powerful, of course, but also fine and elegant more...
£39.95
(£35.96)
1856 2013 CEPPARELLO, Isole e Olena. Tuscany, Italy
Drink from 2020, not before.... more...
£80.00
(N/A)
1857 2016 CHIANTI CLASSICO, Isole e Olena. Tuscany
Classic Chianti - medium bodied, savoury, spicy more...
£26.00
(£23.40)
2103 2012 ZINFANDEL, Frog’s Leap. Napa Valley, California Organic
Ripe and friendly Zin - but in an unusually restrained, easily-drinkable style. Just 4 bottles left. more...
£29.00
(N/A)
Price in brackets is the discounted case price -
click on any wine to see all relevant prices.
DRY, LIGHTER WINES WITHIN THIS SECTION....
624 2017 CHIANTI, Buontalenti. Tuscany, Italy Organic
Brilliantly easy-drinking example of Sangiovese more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
VIEW
629 2014 KARMRAHYUT, ArmAs. Armenia
Wild cherry aromatics, and then a fiercely tannic finish more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
VIEW
633 2017 CHIANTI RUFINA, Selvapiana. Tuscany, Italy
Classic Sangiovese - savoury, spicy and food-friendly more...
£17.50
(£15.75)
VIEW
638 2016 LES MILLÈRES, Domaine Gardies. Côtes du Roussillon, S. France Organic
Grenache, Carignan, Syrah & Mourvèdre. Aromatic and fresh; not heavy more...
£17.50
(£15.75)
VIEW
648 2018 DOLCETTO D'ALBA, Massolino. Piedmont, Italy
Bright, lively and yet powerful. Brilliant food wine more...
£19.95
(£17.96)
VIEW
653 2015 LAGAR DE BAIXO, Niepoort. Bairrada, Portugal
A serious, complex example of the Baga grape. Not easy at all, but brilliant with food more...
£23.00
(£20.70)
VIEW
657 2012 UVAGGIO, Proprieta Sperino. Coste della Sessia, Piedmont, Italy
Nebbiolo (the Barolo grape) with 10% Vespolina. Pale, perfumed, delicate, spicy more...
£25.00
(£22.50)
VIEW
662 2007 VINA BOSCONIA RESERVA, R. Lopez de Heredia. Rioja, Spain
Very savoury, serious style from the ultimate traditionalists. Long barrel-ageing is the key more...
£30.00
(£27.00)
VIEW
670 2014 VERMIGLIO, Rosso di Montalcino, Costanti. Tuscany, Italy
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 2018 SHIRAZ-CINSAUT, Forge Mill. South Africa
Big and ripe with spice and savoury complexity more...
£8.50
(£7.65)
VIEW
615 2018 GARNACHA, Miedes, Bodegas San Alejandro. Calatayud, Aragon, Spain
Soft and generous Garnacha - unbeatable value for money more...
£9.95
(£8.96)
VIEW
620 2018 NEGROAMARO, Il Pumo, San Marzano. Puglia, Italy
Broad, spicy, savoury but soft - a true taste of the south more...
£11.00
(£9.90)
VIEW
626 2016 GRENACHE NOIR, DMZ, DeMorgenzon. Stellenbosch, South Africa
Bright, spicy, generous – very comparable to good Côtes du Rhône more...
£12.95
(£11.66)
VIEW
628 2016 PS I LOVE YOU, The Liberator. Stellenbosch, South Africa
Petite Sirah from De Morgenzon winery, re-labelled by Richard Kelly MW more...
£13.95
(£12.56)
VIEW
631 2017 CÔTES DU RHÔNE, Domaine de la Solitude. Rhône
Ripe & creamy Grenache-based blend. Impressive more...
£14.95
(£13.46)
VIEW
634 2017 KLOOF STREET RED, Mullineux. Swartland, South Africa
94% Syrah with tiny amounts of Cinsault & Carignan more...
£15.95
(£14.36)
VIEW
636 2017 NERO D’AVOLA, Coriole, McLaren Vale, Australia
Rich and spicy re-interpretation of the key Sicilian red grape. more...
£16.95
(£15.26)
VIEW
644 2012 SONHADOR, Howard's Folly. Alentejo, Portugal
Portuguese grapes and Syrah; big, savoury, serious more...
£17.95
(£16.16)
VIEW
645 2016 CAHORS, Terrasses, Causse du Théron. SW France
A very different interpretation of Malbec! Serious and elegant more...
£18.00
(£16.20)
VIEW
651 2017 GIGONDAS, La Bastide Saint Vincent. Southern Rhône.
Big, ripe, wonderfully generous Grenache more...
£22.00
(£19.80)
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 2012 LIRAC, Dentelle Noire, Dom. La Rocalière. S. Rhône Organic
80% Syrah giving a dark and powerful style of Rhône red more...
£22.00
(£19.80)
VIEW
655 2015 PATELIN DE TABLAS, Tablas Creek. Paso Robles, California Organic
Bright and impressive Rhône blend from the owners of Beaucastel in Châteauneuf-du-Pape more...
£24.00
(£21.60)
VIEW
656 2016 TINTO DE LA CASA, Riccitelli. Lujan de Cuyo, Argentina
Wild, savoury, exciting re-interpretation of Malbec more...
£23.00
(£20.70)
VIEW
658 2016 MAIA MARE. Israel
Carignan, Mourvèdre and Syrah; amazing elegance, considering the climate more...
£24.00
(£21.60)
VIEW
659 2016 A LISA, Bodegas Noemia. Patagonia, Argentina Organic
Earthy, savoury, spicy, gentle expression of Malbec more...
£28.00
(£25.20)
VIEW
660 2015 LE P’TIT PAPE, P’tit Paysan. San Benito County, California
In homage to Châteauneuf du Pape more...
£29.50
(£26.55)
VIEW
663 2013 SYRAH, Richard Kershaw. Elgin, South Africa
Cool climate Syrah of real elegance more...
£29.95
(£26.96)
VIEW
666 2016 CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE, Domaine de la Solitude. Rhône
Relatively good value for CNDP...... more...
£35.00
(£31.50)
VIEW
668 2012 QUINTA DE LA ROSA RESERVA. Douro Valley, Portugal
Powerful but mature red wine from the heart of Port production more...
£39.50
(£35.55)
VIEW
669 2016 BARBERA D’ALBA, ‘Conca Tre Pile’, Aldo Conterno. Piedmont, Italy
High acid grape softened by maturity in new French oak. Classy and food-friendly more...
£39.95
(£35.96)
VIEW
672 2013 BAROLO, Riva Rocca, Claudio Alario. Piedmont, Italy
Relatively ripe and charming style of Nebbiolo more...
£44.00
(£39.60)
VIEW
676 2013 CHIANTI CLASSICO RISERVA, Rancia, Fèlsina Berardenga. Tuscany
Great single vineyard; 'forward' vintage. But still needs venison or similar more...
£45.00
(£40.50)
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
681 2012 SYRAH, Sonnie’s, Sawyer Lindquist. Edna Valley, California Organic
Savoury, spicy, complex – northern Rhône style more...
£55.00
(£49.50)
VIEW
682 2014 CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE, Clos des Papes. Rhône Organic
Great estate - expensive but rare more...
£62.00
(N/A)
VIEW
RESERVE WINES
These wines are not on our main list. They are being cellared for future listings. We can, however, sell them online
1828 2015 VALPOLICELLA, ‘Rientro’, La Giuva. Veneto, Italy
Super-charged (but not heavy) version of Valpol. more...
£25.00
(£22.50)
VIEW
1830 2008 BARBARESCO, Martinenga, Marchesi di Gresy. Piedmont, Italy
Savoury, serious, very traditional style. Drink from 2020, best in 2023 more...
£59.00
(£53.10)
VIEW
1831 2015 TITOLO, Aglianico del Vulture, Elena Fucci. Basilicata, Italy
Powerful, of course, but also fine and elegant more...
£39.95
(£35.96)
VIEW
1856 2013 CEPPARELLO, Isole e Olena. Tuscany, Italy
Drink from 2020, not before.... more...
£80.00
(N/A)
VIEW
1857 2016 CHIANTI CLASSICO, Isole e Olena. Tuscany
Classic Chianti - medium bodied, savoury, spicy more...
£26.00
(£23.40)
VIEW
2103 2012 ZINFANDEL, Frog’s Leap. Napa Valley, California Organic
Ripe and friendly Zin - but in an unusually restrained, easily-drinkable style. Just 4 bottles left. more...
£29.00
(N/A)
VIEW
5% discounts on Mixed Cases.
10% discount on Un-Mixed Cases.