WINE

Our wine list has been carefully selected to present breadth and character.  The focus is on Italian grape varietals, both imported and local.  We’ve included iconic Australian vintages as well as boutique producers, and each section is presented as an ascending parade of textural styles, from the lean to the complex, to the full-bodied.

The list is striking with its extensive wines-by-the-glass selection, and the equally considered option to enjoy them by the half-glass.  This feature, along with the selection of half-bottles, makes it easy for the customer to try a range of exemplary wines – perhaps something new or unfamiliar, either to complement the food or have by itself.

SPARKLING / BY THE GLASS

 Ruinat Blanc De Blancs Reims, France 25

2014 Chalmers Felicitas Sparkling Fiano, Heathcote 15

ROSE / BY THE GLASS

2014 Saint Andre de Figuire Rosé, Provence 12

WHITE / BY THE GLASS

2015 Bodegas As Laxas Albarino, Rias Baxias 15

2015 Clarence House Pinot Blanc, Mt Rumney 14

2015 Garnier et Fils Chablis, Vin de Bourgogne 17

2015 Francois Chidaine La Touraine Sauvignon Blanc, Touraine 14

2015 Henty Riesling, Henty 14

2015 Faraone Verdeca Valle d’Itria IGP, Pastini  13

2015 Caledonia Australis Chardonnay South Gippsland 14

2015 Pieropan Soave Classico, Veneto 17

RED / BY THE GLASS

2015 Caledonia Australis Pinot Noir, South Gippland  14

2014 Benevelli Piero Langhe Nebbiolo, Piedmont 15

2015 Terrazas de los Andes Malbec, Mendoza 14

2006 Manzanos M&Z Tempranillo Riserva, Navarra 13

2012 Borgo Salcetino Chianti Classico, Tuscany  16

2015 Loius Jadot Beaujolais-Villages, Beaujolais 16

2015 Loius Jadot Beaujolais-Villages, Beaujolais 16

2015 Massena ‘Eleventh Hour’ Shiraz, Barossa Valley 18

SWEET / BY THE GLASS

2013 Balbi Soprani Moscato d’Asti, Piedmont 12

1998 Kingsley Botrytis, Portland VIC 15

SPARKLING WINE / BOTTLE

Airlie Bank Sparkling Brut Yarra Valley   47

2010 Stefano Lubiana Brut Rosé Tasmania   96

2010 Contratto Millesimato Metodo Classico Piedmont   124

Ruggeri Prosecco Superiore ‘Quartese’ Brut Veneto   76

Ca’ del Bosco Franciacorta Prestige Cuvée Lombardy   126

Domaine du Vissoux Cremant de Bourgogne   100

2002 Lloyd Brothers Sparkling Shiraz McLaren Vale   51

Roederer Brut Premier Champagne   162

Laherte Freres Ultradition Brut Champagne   167

Lamandier-Bernier Latitude Champage   197

Besserat Blanc de Blancs Champagne   245

Jacquesson Cuvée No. 739 Champagne   234

2003 Moët et Chandon Grande Vintage Champagne   150

2013 Chalmers Lambrusco Heathcote   85

ROSE / BOTTLE

DRY ROSE

2015 Pipoli Rose Basilicata   35

2015 Foster e Rocco Sangiovese Rosé Heathcote   54

2015 Farr Rising Saignée Rosé Geelong   64

2010 Château Riotor Rosé  Provenceng   59

WHITE WINE / BOTTLE

CRISP & RACY

2015 Bellvale Pinot Grigio Gippsland   53

2015 Rieslingfreak No. 3 Riesling  Clare Valley   46

2015 Helm Classic Dry Riesling Canberra   65

2014 Charteris ‘Hunt Vineyard’ Riesling Central Otago   75

2014 Chrismont Riesling King Valley   35

2015 Clos Clare ‘Watervale’ Riesling Clare Valley   62

2014 Mount Monument Riesling Macedon Ranges   68

2014 Donnhoff Estate Dry Riesling Nahe   82

CITRUS & HERBS

2014 Pazos de Lusco ‘Zios’ Albarino Rias Baxias   64

2013 Mahi ‘Boundary Farm’ Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough   62

2014 Cape Margaret Semillon Sauvignon Margaret River   35

2014 Salomon Grüner Veltliner Kremstal   55

2015 TWR Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough   59

2014 Gerard Boulay ‘Tradition’ Sancerre Loire Valley   118

2013 Geoff Weaver ‘Ferus’ Sauvignon Blanc Adelaide Hills   90

TEXTURED & EXOTIC

2013 Trimbach Pinot Blanc   57

2015 Wairau River Pinot Gris Marlborough   52

2014 Chalmers Vermentino Heathcote   50

2013 Felluga  Chardonnay  Ribolla  Gialla Friuli   88

2010 Tahbilk Marsanne Nagambie Lakes   45

2012 Fatalone Greco Puglia   59

2014 Tamellini Soave Veneto   58

2013 Castello di Cigognola Barbera Bianco Lombardy   41

2013 Argiolas  Nuragus  di  Cagliari Sardinia   51

2013 Yeringberg Marsanne Roussanne Yarra Valley   125

2013 Le Roche de Violettes  Chenin Blanc Montlouis Loire Valley   75

2012 Alliance Loire ‘Les Lys’ Vouvray Chenin Blanc Loire Valley   50

FULLER BODIED, SOME WITH OAK

2014 Shadowfax Chardonnay Macedon Ranges   66

2012 Chestnut Hill Liberty Chardonnay Gippsland  73

2014 Domaine Louis Michel Chablis AC Burgundy  86

2015 Farr Rising Chardonnay Geelong  97a

2010 Savaterre  Chardonnay Beechworth  164

2006 Maison Leroy Bourgogne Blanc Chardonnay Burgundydonnay  198

2012 Jean-Louis Chavy Puligny-Montrachet 1er ‘Les Perrieres’ Burgundy   220

2015 Circe Chardonnay Mornington Peninsula  63

2014 Verget  Macon-Villages Terres de Pierres Burgundy  85

2014 Christian Moreau Chablis 1er Cru Vaillons Burgundy  149

2001 Bannockburn Chardonnay Geelong  115

2014 Domaine  Simha   ‘Rao’  Chardonnay  165

2013 Cullen ‘Kevin John’ Chardonnay Margaret River  208

2010 Hyde de Villaine Chardonnay Napa Valley  226

RED WINE / BOTTLE

LIGHT IN BODY, FULL OF FLAVOUR

2015 Airlie Bank Pinot Noir Yarra Valley  45

2014 Delta Vineyard Pinot Noir Marlborough   53

2005 Chanters Ridge Pinot Noir Macedon   73

2014 Onannon Pinot Noir Mornington Peninsuland  96

2013 J.Christopher Willamette Pinot Noir Oregon   150

2014 Simha Field Blend Tasmania   81

2014 Mount Macleod Pinot Noir Gippsland   48

2015 Scorpo Noirien Pinot Noir Mornington Peninsula   66

2013 Lucinda Estate Pinot Noir Gippsland   76

2012 Huber Pinot Noir Baden Germany   99

2014 Wantirna Estate ‘Lily’ Pinot Noir Yarra Valley   165

2011 Confuron-Contidot  Vosne-Romanée 1er  Les Suchots Burgundy   399

2006 Taupenot-Merme Nuits-St-Georges 1er Pruliers Burgundy  249

EUROPEAN FLAIR & EASY DRINKING

2013 Viviani Valpolicella Veneto   53

2013 Pittnauer Blaufränkisch Heideboden Burgenland Austria  64

2012 Argiolas Perdera Monica  di  Sardegna Sardinia  58

2014 Gran Sasso  Montepulciano  d’Abruzzo  Abruzzo  35

2007 Sardus ‘Arruga’ Pater Carignano del Sulcis Superiore  Sardinia  180

2014 Domaine des Roches Neuves Samur-Champigny Cabernet Franc Loire Valleyo   98

2013 Pittnauer St Laurent Dorflagen Burgenland Austria   81

2012 Antonio Camillo Ciliegiolo Tuscany  54

2013 Cigliutti Dolcetto D’Alba Piedmont  64

2011 Zenato Valpolicella Ripasso Superiore Veneto  106

MEDIUM WEIGHT WITH SAVOURY TANNINS

2013 Cisa Asinari del Marchesi di Gresy Langhe Nebbiolo  95

2008 Massolino  Barolo  Piedmont  175

2015 S.C. Pannell Tempranillo Touriga McLaren Vale  63

2013 Poggerino  Chianti  Classico  Tuscany  89

1996 Castell’in Villa Chianti Classico Tuscan  323

2010 Traversa  Barbaresco Starderi Piedmont  165

2012 Les Obriers de la Pèira Cinsault Carignan Languedocaresco Starderi Piedmont  92

2013 Parri Chianti Poggiano Tuscany  35

2005 Chrismont  Sangiovese Cabernet Arnaldo King Valley  140

2008 Fuligni  Brunello  di  Montalcino  Tuscany   300

FULLER BODIED WITH DARK FRUITS & SPICE

2012 Xanadu ‘DJL’ Cabernet Sauvignon Margaret River   55

2012 Bannockburn ‘The Douglas’ Cabernet Blend Geelong   60

2009 Chateau Maucamps Cabernet Blend Bordeaux  108

2013 Mount Mary ‘Quintet’ Cabernet Blend Yarra Valley  270

2009 Murray Street Shiraz Grenache Mataro Barossa Valley  46

2013 Mission Estate Winery Syrah Hawkes Bay   36

2013 Tellurian ‘Pastiche’ Shiraz Heathcote   54

2013 Halls Gap Estate ‘Fallen Giants Vineyard’ Shiraz Grampians   63

2014 Massena ‘Eleventh Hour’ Shiraz Barossa   85

2006 d’Arenberg ‘Dead Arm’ Shiraz McLaren Vale   240

2007 Henschke ‘Mount  Edelstone’ Shiraz Eden Valley   330

2012 Frankland Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Frankland River   59

2012 Chateau Peybonhomme-Les-Tours Cabernet Blend Bordeaux  72

2010 Voyager Estate Cabernet Merlot Margaret River  150

2013 Domaine Charvin Côtes du Rhône Rhône Valley   65

2006 Keith Brien ‘Vincenzo’ Mataro Shiraz Goulburn Valley   50

2012 Delatite Shiraz High Ground Shiraz Upper Goulburn   40

2013 Balnaves Shiraz Coonawarra   62

2012 Fighting Gully Road Shiraz Beechworth   64

2013 Torzi Matthews ‘Frost Dodger’ Shiraz Barossa   90

2007 Mount Langhi Ghiran ‘The Langi’ Shiraz Grampians   248

SWEET WINE / BOTTLE

2013 Braida Brachetto d’Acqui 375ml Piedmont   40

2011 Alois Kracher Beerenauslese 90

2013 Château Bouscasse “Les Larmes Celestes” 500ml Pacherenc   62

Castellani Vin Santo ‘Solo Arte’ 500ml Tuscany   55