Wines of the Month

Wines of the Month

At the end of each meeting, the members of the Club vote for their favourite wine of the evening.  The winner is the Wine of the Month.  Once a year, at the April meeting, which is also the Club’s AGM, the Wines of the Month are tasted again against each other.  From the votes of members on the night, the winner is declared the Wine of the Year.  Please click here to view the Wines of the Year.

The following is a list of the wines which have been voted Wine of the Month:

MonthWine of the MonthRegion & CountrySupplierPriceRating
Oct-17Contino Reserva, DOCa Rioja, Bodegas CVNE, 2011Rioja, SpainWaitrose£25.00
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Sep-17Hattingley Valley Classic Cuvee BrutHampshire, EnglandWaitrose£30.00
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Aug-17Yealands PGR. 2016Marlborough, New ZealandN/A£13.95
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Jul-17DOC Rosso di Montefalco, 2012Rosso di Montefalco, ItalyN/ATBA
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Jun-17Micina, Cantina CellaroSicily, ItalyNo.2 Pound Street£14.95
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May-17Château ChantegrilBarsac, Bordeaux, FranceThe Wine Society£14.95
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Mar-17Lumpp Givry Premier Cru Vigne Rouge 2012Burgundy, FranceLea & Sandeman£28.75
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Feb-17Fernández de Piérola Gran Reserva 2004Rioja, SpainN/A£30.00
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Dec-16Moscatel de SetubalSetubal, PortugalThe Wine Society£9.50
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Nov-16Rioja Gran Reserva 2009 - Bodegas Ramon BilbaoRioja, SpainSommelier's Choice£19.99
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Oct-16Cabernet Sauvignon Coonawarra Axis 2015Coonawarra, AustraliaLidl£7.49
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Sep-16Samos Nectar (Muscat Blanc a Petit Grains)PDO Samos, GreeceCriterion Wine£9.00
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Aug-16Weissburgunder Trocken, Pfalz, Weingut Pfeffingen 2015Pfalz, GermanyThe Wine Society£10.95
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Jul-16Saumur Brut NV, Cave de Brizé, Lutte RaisonnéeLoire, FranceWinfield Wines£12.95
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Jun-16Soalheiro (Monaco/Melgaco) Alvarinho 2015Vinho Verde, PortugalTim Syrad Wines£17.00
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Jun-16Quinta do Coa Douro Tinto 2013Duoro Valley, PortugalTim Syrad Wines£15.00
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May-16Millton Crazy by Nature Cosmo Red Blend 2013Gisborne, New ZealandN/A£13.50
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Mar-16Le Clos de la Tour 2011Languedoc, FranceCarte-du-Vin£24.00
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Feb-16Jim Barry Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon, 2013Clare Valley, AustraliaLaithwaite's£14.99
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Nov-15Rustenberg John X Merriman, 2012South AfricaFlagship Wines£16.99
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Nov-15Esk Valley Chenin Blanc, 2012New ZealandFlagship Wines£13.25
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Oct-15Gimenez Riili Gran Familia Malbec 2011Mendoza, ArgentinaCupari Wines£25.00
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Sep-15Vecrima Godello, 2013Monterrei, SpainRed Squirrel Wine£12.99
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Aug-15Riesling, Grand Cru 'Saering', Domaines Schlumberger, 2013Alsace, FranceThe Wine Society£17.50
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Jul-15Antica de Porcelaia 2011Umbria, ItalyHeart of Italy€18.00
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Jun-15Jim Barry McRea Wood Shiraz 2006Clare Valley, AustraliaWaitrose£30.00
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May-15Château SenejacBordeaux, FranceCo-Op£16.99
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Mar-15Burebista Shiraz Feteasca Neagra 2013 (Shiraz / Feteasca Neagra / Cabernet Sauvignon)RomaniaLaithwaites£8.49
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Feb-15King Family Viognier 2013Monticello, Virginia, USASelfridges£21.99
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Feb-15Topiary 2010, Boxwood Estate Cabernet (Franc / Merlot)Middleburg, Virginia, USAOxford Wine Company£26.95
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Nov-14Corte Giara Valpolicella Amarone Allegrini 2010 (Corvina / Rondinella)Lombardy, Italy£22.50
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Oct-14L'Arjolle 2013 Sauvignon Blanc/ViognierCotes de Thongue, Herault, Languedoc, FranceBoursot's Wine Collection£3.80
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Aug-14La Ferme du Mont Ch â teauneuf-du-Pape "Cotes Capelan" 2009Châteauneuf-du-Pape, FranceThe Real Wine Company£35.00
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Jul-14Cruz de Alba 2011 TempranilloRibera del Duero, SpainSommelier's Choice£18.44
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May-14Leeuwin Estate "Prelude" Margaret River Chardonnay 2012Margaret River, Australia£24.00
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May-14Greywacke Pinot NoirMarlborough, New Zealand£23.00
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Mar-142009 Cabernet Franc, SauskaHungaryBerkmann Wine Cellars£39.12
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Feb-14Maury 2011, Domaine Pouderoux VDN GrenacheRoussillon, FranceNo 2 Pound Street£13.05
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Jan-14Andrew Quady Elysium Black Muscat 2011California, USAWineService£11.02
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Jan-14Schlumberger Grand Cru Kitterle Pinot Gris 2007Alsace, FranceWineService£26.38
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Dec-13Brown Brothers Orange Muscat & Flora 2012Victoria, AustraliaMajestic£6.79
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Nov-13Villa Magna Primitivo di Manduria Feudi di San Marzano 2011Puglia, ItalyMarks & Spencer£9.99
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Oct-13Quinta Santa Eufemia Special Reserve White Port 1973Douro, PortugalCasa Leal£54.24
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Aug-13Esk Valley Merlot Cabernet Malbec 2010Hawkes Bay, New ZealandFlagship Wines£16.35
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Aug-13Esk Valley Verdelho 2011Hawkes Bay, New ZealandFlagship Wines£12.59
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Jun-13Nero di Troia "Vigneti Canosini" IGP Puglia Tufarello 2011Puglia, ItalyLiberty Wines£11.00
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May-13La Telodana Gavi 2012 (Cortese)Piedmont, ItalyMajestic£9.99
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Mar-13Stanton & Killeen's Rutherglen MuscatRutherglen, Victoria, AustraliaWine Society£16.00
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Feb-13Pizzato Concentus 2005Serra Gaucha, BrazilGo Brazil£18.99
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Nov-12Monte Quieto 2007Uco Valley, Mendoza, ArgentinaCupari Wines£14.95
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Oct-12PerpetuumTorrontesRioja, SpainCupari Wines£10.95
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Oct-12Brazin Old Vine Zinfandel 2009California, USAWaitrose£12.99
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Sep-12Escarpment Pinot Gris 2010Martinborough, New ZealandFlagship Wines£12.75
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Sep-12Wirra Wirra Catapult Shiraz Viognier 2007McLaren Vale, South AustraliaFlagship Wines£12.99
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Aug-12Figuero VS 2005 TempranilloRibera del Duero, SpainOld Butcher's Wine Cellar£19.99
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May-12Santenay Rouge Les Hates 2009 Vincent MoreySantenay, Cote de Beaune, Burgundy, FranceBerkmann£20.95
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Feb-12Quinta da Bacalhoa 2008 Cabernet SauvignonSetubal, PortugalMajestic£11.99
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Jan-12Chateau Griviere 2002 Medoc Cru BourgeoisMédoc, FranceMajestic£7.99
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Nov-11Gritsch Riesling "1000 Eimerberg" 2009Wachau, AustriaBancroft Wines£19.20
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Nov-11Schild GMS 2009Barossa Valley, AustraliaBancroft Wines£13.96
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Oct-11Yalumba The Signature Barossa Cabernet Sauvignon Shiraz 2006Barossa Valley, AustraliaNegociants£24.99
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Sep-11Simonsig Tiara 2007Stellenbosch, South AfricaGrapeland£12.99
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Aug-11Extra Special Champagne Vintage 2002 BrutChampagne, FranceAsda£18.00
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Jun-11Bouchard Finlayson Galpin Peak 2009Walker Bay, South AfricaAltus Wine£22.00
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May-11Heru Pinot Noir Casablanca Valley 2007Casablanca Valley, ChileReal Wine Company£19.99
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Mar-11Muscat de St Jean de Minervois 2008, Domaine de BarroubioSt Jean de Minervois, FranceSanglier Wines£12.34
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Mar-11Cuvee Charlotte 2006, Domaine du Sacre CoeurSt Chinian, FranceSanglier Wines£12.00
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Jan-11Royal Tokaji Aszu 5 Puttonyos Blue Label 2005HungaryLaithwaites£20.00
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Dec-10Cliff Edge Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2009Marlborough, New ZealandOld Butcher's Wine Cellar£8.50
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Nov-10Mercurey Rouge "Cuvée Victoria" 2009Cote Chalonnaise, FranceDomaine Tupinier-Bautista£18.06
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Oct-10Yalumba FDR1a Barossa 2004Barossa Valley, AustraliaFlagship Wines£23.99
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Sep-10Albarino 2009 - Mar de FradesRias Baixas, SpainSommelier's Choice£15.30
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Aug-10Tiefenbrunner Kirchleiten Sauvignon Blanc 2008Trentino, ItalyWaitrose direct£14.24
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Jul-10Errazuriz Max Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2008Aconcagua Valley, Chilewinedirect£11.95
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May-10Crios Torrontes 2009Cafayate Valley, Salta, ArgentinaLas Bodegas / Argentinewineonline.co.uk£9.99
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Mar-10Clos du Caillou Cotes du Rhone Bouquet des Garrigues 2007Cotes du Rhone, FranceH&H Bancroft£14.60
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Feb-10Mitolo Jester Cabernet Sauvignon 2008McLaren Vale, South AustraliaLiberty Wines£10.99
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Jan-10Maycas di Limari Sauvignon Blanc 2007Limari Valley, ChileTesco£9.00
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Dec-09Ascencion Malbec 2007Salta, ArgentinaLaithwaites£7.99
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Nov-09Columbia Crest Grand Estate Shiraz 2006Washington, USAStratford's Wine Agencies£10.50
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Oct-09Argiolas Korem Isola dei Nuraghi 2006Sardinia, ItalySommelier's Choice£22.08
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Aug-09Pangea Chilean Icon 2005 (Syrah / Cabernet Sauvignon)Apalta, ChileThe Real Wine Company£29.00
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Jul-09Torre di Giano 2006 DOC Bianco do Torgiano (Trebbiano Toscano / Grechetto)Umbria, ItalyN/A£4.45
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Jun-09Pewsey Vale Eden Valley Prima Riesling 2007Eden Valley, AustraliaBerkmann£10.49
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May-09Warwick Estate Professor Black Sauvignon Blanc 2007Stellenbosch, South AfricaFlagship£11.99
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