French Red

French red wine – the legend! The best? Our range includes wines from Bordeaux to Beaujolais, French red wine heritage does not come much more historic than Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Hailing from the South of the Rhône Valley our Ogier Chateauneuf du Pape Clos de L'Oratoire des Papes 2014 is a superb sample of what the region offers. That said French wine popularised Pinot Noir, Syrah (Shiraz!), and Cabernet Sauvignon, so you’ll be able to find an extensive range of the best French red wines that we could lay our hands on! So browse our collection and order a case of wine today!

French Red

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Château de Campuget Syrah...

Country - France

Region - Rhône

Grape Varieties - Syrah 100%

Alcohol by volume - 13.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Château De Campuget

Tasting notes - Concentrated with ripe Syrah notes of chocolate and spice complemented by toasty oak.


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£17.87 Price
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Château Lestrille Bordeaux...

Country - France

Region - Bordeaux

Grape Varieties - Merlot 100%

Alcohol by volume - 13.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Château Lestrille

Tasting notes - A fresh, aromatic unoaked Claret, showing vibrant aromas of ripe fruit reminiscent of soft plum and cherry. Well structured with round and silky tannins and notes of cherry echoed on the palate through to a delicate hint of spice on the finish. 

£12.42 Price
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Domaine des Cigalounes...

Country - France

Region - Rhône

Grape Varieties - Grenache 60%, Syrah 25%, Mourvèdre 15%

Alcohol by volume - 14.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Domaine Des Cigalounes

Tasting notes - A concentrated wine with aromas of deep, wild cherry fruits, spice and a hint of vanilla. Full flavoured with a smooth texture, silky tannins and a long, satisfying finish. 

£12.84 Price
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Courbis Saint Joseph Rouge...

Country - France

Region - Rhône

Grape Varieties - Syrah 100%

Alcohol by volume - 13%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Domaine Courbis

Tasting notes - A refined and aromatic nose of ripe red fruits and blackcurrant, leads to a harmonious and complex palate with violets and cooked fruit characters and fine, silky tannins. Supple and moreish on the finish.

£22.48 Price

Domaine de la Solitude...

Country - France

Region - Rhône

Grape Varieties - Syrah 40%, Grenache 30%, Mourvèdre 20%, Cinsault 10%

Alcohol by volume - 14.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Domaine De La Solitude

Tasting notes - A rich and opulent wine with ripe blackcurrant aromas layered with notes of the garrigue and cistus flowers. Full bodied but with a soft texture on the palate; this wine retains the estate's characteristic elegance whilst embracing a modern style of winemaking. Ripe fruits combine with notes of cocoa and cherry and a hint of liquorice on the finish. 

Awards

90 Pts, James Suckling, 2018

93 Pts, Wine Spectator , 2018

£29.17 Price

Gerard Bertrand Cigalus...

Country - France

Region - Languedoc-Roussillon

Grape Varieties - Cabernet Sauvignon 40%, Syrah 30%, Merlot 20%, Carignan 5%, Grenache 5%

Alcohol by volume - 15%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Gérard Bertrand

Tasting notes - Initially the bouquet shows concentrated, very ripe black fruit. After a little time in the glass, more complexity with grilled spice and toasted oak unfolds. The palate is lush and opulent, with velvety tannins. The aromas of blackberries, black cherries and plums reappear with mint overtones. The finish is long and in perfect balance.

£27.91 Price

Château Cantemerle Les...

Country - France

Region - Bordeaux

Grape Varieties - Cabernet Sauvignon 82%, Cabernet Franc 10%, Merlot 8%

Alcohol by volume - 13%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Château Cantemerle

Tasting notes - With a delicate, very elegant bouquet and a soft first impression on the palate, this wine delivers attractive blackcurrant and tobacco notes. Smooth, silky tannins and a delicate note of raspberry on the finish.

£22.90 Price

Monterrain Macon Serrieres...

Country - France

Region - Burgundy

Grape Varieties - Gamay 100%

Alcohol by volume - 13%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Domaine Monterrain

Tasting notes - An easy drinking style of wine made from the Gamay grape. Light bodied and fresh, with notes of spice and minerality leading to a dry finish.

£13.26 Price
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Rene Monnier Beaune 1er Cru...

Country - France

Region - Burgundy

Grape Varieties - Pinot Noir 100%

Alcohol by volume - 13.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Domaine René Monnier

Tasting notes - A beautiful, elegant Burgundy with notes of smoky plums and red berries. Balanced, with firm tannins on the palate, the ripe fruit flavours are layered with hints of spice and leather, through to a complex and lingering finish.

£39.65 Price

Château Boutisse Saint...

Country - France

Region - Bordeaux

Grape Varieties - Merlot 80%, Cabernet Sauvignon 10%, Cabernet Franc 5%, Carmenère 5%

Alcohol by volume - 14%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Château Boutisse

Tasting notes - A warm, intense bouquet of ripe, deep red fruits are backed by a hint of sweet toasted spice. Smooth, velvety and elegant on the palate, attractive notes of ripe fruits, mocha and spice envelope the well integrated tannins. An excellent freshness and roundness engages through to the fine finish. 

£24.56 Price

Georges Vernay Cote Rotie...

Country - France

Region - Rhône

Grape Varieties - Syrah 97%, Viognier 3%

Alcohol by volume - 12.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Domaine Georges Vernay

Tasting notes - A touch of Viognier in the blend adds floral nuances to the blackcurrant and spicy notes of the Syrah. Round with good structure and smooth, silky tannins, this wine has great finesse and a long, persistent finish. 

Awards

93 Pts, Robert parker , 2018

90 Pts, Decanter , 2018

£56.40 Price

Andre Brunel...

Country - France

Region - Rhône

Grape Varieties - Grenache 70%, Mourvèdre 17%, Syrah 10%, Cinsault 3%

Alcohol by volume - 14%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Domaine André Brunel

Tasting notes - A deeply coloured wine with complex aromas of ripe red fruits, leather and attractive hints of undergrowth. A concentrated, yet elegant wine with smooth flavours, harmonious and fine tannins and a long, layered finish.

£36.72 Price

Domaine St Damien Gigondas...

Country - France

Region - Rhône

Grape Varieties - Grenache 80%, Mourvèdre 20%

Alcohol by volume - 15%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Domaine Saint Damien

Tasting notes - Exotic and alluring with aromas of warm fig and elegant notes of dark chocolate. Complex and powerful on the palate with fine-grained tannins and a lingering finish. Exotic and alluring with incense and warm fig cake aromas that then meld into warm bittersweet chocolate, blackberry confiture, and dark coffee aromas. Fine-grained and long on the finish.

Awards 92Pts, Robert Parker, 2016

£24.56 Price

Gérard Bertrand Clos d'Ora...

Country - France

Region - Languedoc-Roussillon

Grape Varieties - Cabernet Sauvignon 40%, Syrah 30%, Merlot 20%, Carignan 5%, Grenache 5%

Alcohol by volume - 14.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Gérard Bertrand

Tasting notes - Densely coloured with earthy and eucalyptus notes enhanced by hints of coffee. Textured, smooth and long, this wine would benefit from decanting to reveal the richness and opulence of this wine.

£169.74 Price

Château Senejac Comte de...

Country - France

Region - Bordeaux

Grape Varieties - Merlot 63%, Cabernet Sauvignon 37%

Alcohol by volume - 13%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Château Sénéjac

Tasting notes - Very deep colour with an expressive nose of black fruits and spices. Sénéjac is powerful and intense, while remaining smooth, thanks to the finesse of its tannins. A charming and distinguished wine that can be drunk young, when its fruity aromas are most enjoyable, or, even better, after ageing to discover the elegance and the richness of its terroir.

£16.61 Price
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Les Vignes du Prince Côtes...

Country - France

Region - Rhône

Grape Varieties - Grenache 80%, Mourvèdre 10%, Syrah 10%

Alcohol by volume - 14.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Cellier Des Princes

Tasting notes - Spicy berried fruit woven with typical warm and savoury flavours from the Southern Rhône. Fruity and smooth, with supple tannins and a fruity finish.

£9.90 Price
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Lavigne Saumur Champigny...

Country - France

Region - Loire

Grape Varieties - Cabernet Franc 100%

Alcohol by volume - 12.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Domaine Lavigne

Tasting notes - Rich aromas of stewed fruits and black berries. Fresh and well structured.

£12.84 Price
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Chateau Fortia Châteauneuf...

Country - France

Region - Rhône

Grape Varieties - Syrah 45%, Grenache 40%, Mourvèdre 15%

Alcohol by volume - 15%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Château Fortia

Tasting notes - Complex notes of spice and graphite are underpinned by red fruit preserve. A very textured and silky wine with lovely, full concentration, the tight tannic thread gives it beautiful volume and remarkable length. 

Awards

Silver, IWSC, 2018

Silver, DWWA, 2017

£27.91 Price

Chateau Fortia Châteauneuf...

Country - France

Region - Rhône

Grape Varieties - Grenache 65%, Syrah 27%, Mourvèdre 8%

Alcohol by volume - 14.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Château Fortia

Tasting notes - A distinguished wine showing aromas of fresh red fruits enhanced by smoky notes, sweet liquorice and a delicate hint of rosemary. Full and rich on the palate with well integrated tannins, this is a wine of elegance and finesse. 

Awards

Gold, IWC, 2017

£26.65 Price

Gérard Bertrand Naturalys...

Country - France

Region - Languedoc-Roussillon

Grape Varieties - Syrah 100%

Alcohol by volume - 13.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Gérard Bertrand

Tasting notes - A deep colour, with shimmering hints of violet. Generous nose, packed with red fruit and spice. Supple, aromatic and impeccably elegant on the palate, with refined tannins and lively fruit flavours offset by subtle herbaceous aromas. 

£12.42 Price
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