Wine Merchant Top 100 winners

Here are the winners in the 2015 Wine Merchant Top 100 competition. Full details of all wines will appear in The Wine Merchant’s special supplement in the early summer, also published online.

Sparkling Wines

France

Champagne Deutz Brut Classic, Champagne, France NV (£36.99, Gonzalez Byass UK)

Champagne Hébrat Cuvée de Réserve 1er Cru, Champagne, France NV (£30.99, Hallgarten Druitt & Novum Wines)

Champagne Charles Heidsieck Brut Réserve, Champagne, France NV (£42, Liberty Wines)

Champagne Charles Heidsieck Rosé Réserve, Champagne, France NV (£55, Liberty Wines)

Champagne Henri Giraud Hommage à François Hémart Aÿ Grand Cru, Champagne, France NV (£50, Barwell & Jones)

Les Domaines Paul Mas Côte Mas Frisante, Languedoc-Roussillon, France 2013 (£8.99, Les Domaines Paul Mas)

Les Domaines Paul Mas Château Martinolles Blanc De Blancs Blanquette de Limoux, Languedoc-Roussillon, France NV (£12.95, Les Domaines Paul Mas)

White Wines

Australia

Kooyong, Farrago Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia 2008 (£33.50, Enotria)

Peter Lehmann Layers White, Barossa Valley, Australia 2014 (£10.99, Liberty Wines)

Pikes Riesling Traditionale, Clare Valley, Australia 2014 (£14.95, Seckford Agencies)

France

Boutinot Les Cépages Oubliés Gros Manseng Colombard, IGP Pays de Côtes de Gascogne, France 2013 (£7.83, Boutinot)

Boutinot Clos St-Pierre, Le Quartier des Girouettes, Mâcon-Charnay, Burgundy, France (£11.83, Boutinot)

Domaine Laroche St-Martin Chablis, Burgundy, France 2013 (£19.99, Liberty Wines)

Les Domaines Paul Mas Les Tannes En Occitanie Marsanne, IGP Pays d’Oc, France 2014 (£7.99, Les Domaines Paul Mas)

Les Domaines Paul Mas Mas Des Tannes Reserve Blanc, IGP Pays d’Oc, France 2014 (£10.99, Les Domaines Paul Mas)

Les Domaines Paul Mas Claude Val Blanc IGP Pays d’Oc, France 2014, (£6.99, Les Domaines Paul Mas)

Turckheim Riesling Vieilles Vignes, Alsace, France 2009 (£10.77, Boutinot)

Wunsch et Mann Gewurztraminer Cuvée St-Remy, Alsace, France 2011 (£20, McKinley Vintners)

Germany

Dönnhoff Schlossböckelheimer Felsenberg Felsentürmchen Spätlese, Oberhäusen, Nahe, Germany 2011 (£30.99, Awin Barratt Siegel Wine Agencies)

 

Greece

Gaia Wines Wild Ferment Assyrtiko, Santorini, Greece 2014 (£18.49, Hallgarten Druitt & Novum Wines)

Domaine Gerovassiliou Viognier, Epanomi, Macedonia, Greece 2014 (£16.99, Hallgarten Druitt & Novum Wines)

Monemvasia Winery Kidonitsa White, Monemvasia, Greece 2013 (£12.49, Hallgarten Druitt & Novum Wines)

Thiasos White, Peloponnese, Greece 2013 (£8.49, Hallgarten Druitt & Novum Wines)

Italy

Donnafugata ‘SurSur’ Sicily, Italy 2014 (£13.99, Liberty Wines)

Azienda Agricola Contesa di Rocco Caparrone Pecorino, IGT Colline Pescaresi, Italy 2014 (Boutinot)

New Zealand

Babich Wines Family Estates Cowslip Valley Riesling, Marlborough, New Zealand 2011 (£13.62, Walker & Wodehouse)

Esk Valley Verdelho, Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand 2014 (£13.25, Hatch Mansfield)

Ohau Wines Woven Stone Pinot Gris, Ohau, Horowhenua, New Zealand 2014 (£15.99, Sustainable Wines UK)

Ohau Wines Ohau Gravels Sauvignon Blanc, Ohau, Horowhenua, New Zealand 2014 (£18.50, Sustainable Wines UK)

Southern Boundary Wines Waipara Springs Chardonnay, Waipara, New Zealand 2013 (£10.95, Seckford Agencies)

Southern Boundary Wines, Waipara Springs Riesling, Waipara, New Zealand 2013 (£10.95, Seckford Agencies)

Te Awa Collection Leftfield Sauvignon Blanc, Nelson, New Zealand 2014 (£13.00, Hatch Mansfield)

Trinity Hill Hawkes Bay Chardonnay, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand 2013 (£14.99, Liberty Wines)

Villa Maria Single Vineyard Seddon Pinot Gris, Marlborough, New Zealand 2014 (£18.20, Hatch Mansfield)

Portugal

Almeida Garrett Chardonnay, Biera Interior, Beiras, Portugal 2012 (£8.89, Oakley Wine Agencies)

Boas Quintas Opta Branco, Dão, Portugal 2014 (£8.30. Oakley Wine Agencies)

South Africa

Julien Schaal Chardonnay, Elgin, South Africa 2012 (£13.49-£14.49, Awin Barratt Siegel Wine Agencies)

Spice Route Sauvignon Blanc, Darling, South Africa 2014 (£10.49, Seckford Agencies)

Vuurberg White, Coastal Region, Western Cape, South Africa 2013 (£15.91, Boutinot)

Spain

Gorka Izagirre Txakolí, Bizkaiko Txakolina, Spain 2014 (£13.20, Boutinot)

 

Rosé Wines

France

Boutinot Les Cerisiers Côtes du Rhône Rosé, France 2014 (£7.86, Boutinot)

Boutinot Les Oliviers Grenache Cinsault Rosé, Languedoc, France 2014 (£6.63, Boutinot)

 

Red Wines

 

Argentina

Viña Cobos Felino Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina 2013 (£11.99, Alliance)

Bodegas Colomé Estate Malbec, Calchaquí Valley, Salta, Argentina 2012 (£16.99, Liberty Wines)

Bodegas El Esteco Malbec, Calchaquí Valley, Salta, Argentina 2012 (£16.99, Hallgarten Druitt & Novum Wines)

Australia

Berton Vineyard Metal Label Cabernet Sauvignon, South East Australia 2014 (£10.49, Hallgarten Druitt & Novum Wines)

Brookford Shiraz Cabernet, South Eastern Australia 2014 (£7.49-£8.49, Awin Barratt Siegel Wine Agencies)

Coriole Estate Sangiovese, McLaren Vale, Australia 2013 (£11.95, Seckford Agencies)

Dalrymple Pinot Noir, Tasmania, Australia 2013 (£26.99, Negociants UK)

Simon Hackett Foggo Road Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, McLaren Vale, Australia 2010 (£19.49-£20.49, Awin Barratt Siegel Wine Agencies)

Pike & Joyce Rapide Pinot Noir, Adelaide Hills, Australia 2013 (£12.95, Seckford Agencies)

Willunga 100 The Hundred Grenache, McLaren Vale, Australia 2013 (£17.99, Liberty Wines)

Yalumba Paradox Northern Barossa Shiraz, Barossa, Australia 2010 (£30.99, Negociants UK)

 

Chile

Caliterra Edicion Limitada ‘A’, Colchagua Valley, Chile 2010 (£16.55, Hatch Mansfield)

Errazuriz Aconcagua Costa Pinot Noir, Aconcagua Valley, Chile 2013 (£16.15, Hatch Mansfield)

Morandé Gran Reserva Pinot Noir, Casablanca Valley, Chile 2013 (£12.69, Barwell & Jones)

Odfjell Orzada Carignan Cauquenes, Maule Valley, Chile 2012 (£16.99, Alliance Wine)

Santa Carolina Reserva de Familia Carmenère, Rapel Valley, Chile 2012 (£14.99, Ehrmanns)

 

France

Boutinot Les Banquettes Escarpées, Rasteau, France 2012 (£12.80, Boutinot)

Boutinot Château de Belleverne, Le Cru des Amoureux, St-Amour, Beaujolais, France 2014 (£10.74, Boutinot)

Boutinot Les Coteaux Côtes Du Rhône Villages, Rhone, France 2012 (£8.86, Boutinot)

Boutinot Les Coteaux Schisteux, Côtes Du Rhône Villages Séguret, Rhône, France, 2012 (£12.77, Boutinot)

Boutinot La Côte Sauvage, Côtes Du Rhône Villages Cairanne, Rhone, France 2011 (£13.34, Boutinot)

Boutinot Pierre Fine Grenat, Grenache Noir Vieilles Vignes, IGP Pays des Côtes Catalanes, France 2012 (£8.49, Boutinot)

Château Fabre Gasparets Boutenac, Corbières-Boutenac, France 2011 (14.80, Boutinot)

Château Laulerie Château Bel Air, Puisseguin-St-Emilion, Bordeaux, France 2012 (£13.95, Enotria)

Les Domaines Paul Mas Astelia Cabernet Sauvignon, IGP Pays d’Oc, France 2013 (£24.99, Les Domaines Paul Mas)

Les Domaines Paul Mas Château Paul Mas Clos de Savignac, Coteaux du Languedoc Grés de Montpellier, France 2013 (£17.99, Les Domaines Paul Mas)

Les Domaines Paul Mas, Mas des Tannes Réserve Rouge, IGP Pays d’Oc, France 2013 (£12.99, Les Domaines Paul Mas)

 

Italy

Araldica Il Cascinone Crocera, Barbera d’Asti Superiore, Piedmont, Italy 2013 (£7.91, Boutinot)

Cavit Terrazze Della Luna Teroldego Rotaliano, Trentino, Italy 2013 (£7.86, Boutinot)

Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi Mormoreto, Tuscany, Italy 2011 (£55, Hallgarten Druitt & Novum Wines)

Orion Wines Millefiori, IGT Delle Venezie, Italy 2012 (£13.00, McKinley Vintners Ltd)

Piccini Valiano Chianti Classico Riserva, Tuscany, Italy 2008 (£14.06, Walker & Wodehouse)

Cantine San Marzano Vindoro Negroamaro, Salento, Puglia, Italy 2011 (£22.49, Hallgarten Druitt & Novum Wines)

Vigneti Del Salento Zolla Primitivo di Manduria, Puglia, Italy 2013 (£15.99, Liberty Wines)

Vesevo Beneventano Aglianico, Campania, Italy 2011 (£11.99, Liberty Wines)

 

New Zealand

Elephant Hill Syrah, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand 2013 (£19.49, Barwell & Jones)

Mission Estate Pinot Noir, Martinborough, New Zealand 2013 (£12.75, Mission Estate)

Mission Estate Vineyard Selection Syrah, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand 2013 (£13.95, Mission Estate)

Wooing Tree Pinot Noir, Central Otago, New Zealand 2011 (£29.49, Seckford Agencies)

 

Portugal

Herdade do Muchão Ponte das Canas, Alentejo, Portugal 2010 (£18.99-£19.99, Awin Barratt Siegel Wine Agencies)

Quinta Do Mouro Vinha Do Mouro Tinto, Estremoz, Alentejano, Portugal 2010 (£11.99, Raymond Reynolds Ltd)

 

South Africa

Edgebaston The Berry Box Red, Coastal Region, Western Cape, South Africa 2012 (£11.39-£12.39, Awin Barratt Siegel Wine Agencies)

Indaba Mosaic, Western Cape, South Africa 2014 (£7.95, Seckford Agencies)

Man Family Vintners Tormentoso Pinotage, Coastal Region, South Africa 2013 (£10.95, Enotria)

Spice Route Mourvèdre, Swartland, South Africa 2013 (£10.95, Seckford Agencies)

Zorgvliet Silvermyn Argentum Merlot / Cabernet Sauvignon / Cabernet Franc / Petit Verdot, Banghoek, South Africa 2013 (£7.34, Boutinot)

 

Spain

CVNE Contino Garnacha, Rioja, Spain 2011 (£25.40, Hatch Mansfield)

El Coto Museum Real Reserva Cigales, Spain 2010 (£17.23, Cockburn & Campbell)

Cuatro Pasos Mencía, Bierzo, Spain 2012 (£9.99, Liberty Wines)

Bodegas Comando G El Hombre Bala Old Vine Garnacha, Madrid, Spain 2012 (£19.86, Boutinot)

Bodegas Navajas Crianza, Rioja, Spain 2011 (£10.36, Walker & Wodehouse)

Bodegas Navajas Gran Reserva, Rioja, Spain 2005 (£24.19, Walker & Wodehouse)

Compañia Bodeguera de Valenciso Rioja Reserva, Spain 2008 (£19.83, Boutinot)

Uruguay

Pueblo Del Sol Tannat, Canelones, Uruguay 2013 (£8.49, Barwell & Jones)

 

Fortified & Dessert Wines

Gonzalez Byass Leonor Palo Cortado Sherry, Jerez, Spain NV (£14.99, Gonzalez Byass UK)

Domaine de Grange Neuve, Monbazillac, France 2010 (£9.71, Boutinot)

Quinta do Noval Unfiltered LBV, Douro, Portugal 2008 (£24.99, Gonzalez Byass UK)

Valdespino Inocente Single Vineyard Fino Sherry, Jerez, Spain NV (£15.99, Liberty Wines)

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