Vins

Basque country wines are minderal-laden whites and rare and complex reds.  Sometimes with a spritzy kick, these wines are known for how well they go well with food.  Try our diverse selection with our tapas.  Onegin!

Featured White Wine

(Glass / Carafe / Bottle)

Hondarabbi Zuri, Riesling, Folle Blanche Berroia 2017 Txakoli de Bizkaia 11 / 17 / 45
A completely still Txakolina with spritzy acidity and searing minerality

Hondarabbi Zuri Bodega Hiruzta 2018 Txakoli de Getaria 10 / 16 / 42
A kiss of effervescence with the typical oceanside miknerality and lemony quaffability.

Featured Red Wine

(Glass / Carafe / Bottle)

Hondarrabi Beltza Gorondonna 2017 Txakoli de Bizkaia 15 / 23 / 60
Clean, a bit green, and easy to drink with fresh reaspberry and menthol on the nose. Delicate and complex.

Tannat, Cab Franc, Cab Sauv Domaine Ilarria Rouge 2015 Irouléguy, France 14 / 21 / 56
Dark, dense, and velvety with plenty of ripe black cherries and forrest floor earthiness.  *Biodynamic

Featured Sparkling

(Glass / Carafe / Bottle)

Hondarabbi Zuri Izar-Leku 2015 Basque Country – / – / 71
Bright and clean with notes of  petrol, flint, and wet stone.  A rare methode champanoise sparkler from Txakoli!

Dry Sherry and Montilla-Moriles

listed light and saline to dark and rich
*Flight of three 2 oz pours- 16
**Premium flight of three selections- 22
Grand Sherry Tasting (Premium flight plus VORS and Palo Cortado)- 40
 

(3 oz / 5 oz / Carafe)

*Rey Fernando de Castilla Manzanilla Classic Sanlúcar, Spain 8 / 12 / 18

**Bodegas Toro Albalá  M. de Poley Electrico Fino Montilla-Moriles, Spain 10 / 14 / 22

*Bodegas Grant La Garrcha Amontillado Jerez, Spain 10 / 14 / 22

**Barbadillo Principe Amontillado Jerez, Spain 14 / 19 / 30

Barbadillo Obispo Gascon Palo Cortado Jerez, Spain 14 / 20 / 32

**El Maestro Sierra Oloroso 15 Anos Jerez, Spain 13 / 19 / 29

Urium VORS Oloroso (aged 30 years) Jerez, Spain 15 / 24 / 40

*Xixarito Oloroso Jeraz, Spain 11 / 15 / 26

Reserva Wines

(by the bottle only, limited availability)

La Rioja Alta Viña Alberdi Gran Reserva 2012 Rioja Alta 85

Ramirez de la Piscina Gran Reserva 2007 Rioja Alta 70

El Sacramento Vina Leizaola 2011 Rioja Alavesa  79

Bodegas y Viñedos Ilurce Rio Mazos Graciano 2015 Rioja Baja 90

Bodegas y Vinedos Artazu Santa Cruz de Artazu 2003 Navarra 120

Bodega y Viñedos Akilia Chano Villar 2012 Bierzo 65

Acústic Cellar auditori 2013 Montsant 79

Acústic Cellar Plaer 2015 Priorat 75

Nexus Pisorrosas 2014 Ribera del Duero 75

Protos Gran Reserva 2012 Ribera del Duero 120

Frontaura Reserva 2006 Toro 84

Castell d’Encus, Costers del  Thalarn 2013 Costers del Segre 75

Sparkling

(glass / bottle)

Raventos i Blanc “1497” 2016 *Organic Penedès 13 / 49

Izar-Leku 2015 (Methode Champanoise Brut) Basque Country – / 71

Victoria Ordonez Las Olas Rose NV Malaga 14 / 53

Castellroig “Vermell” Brut 2016 *Biodynamic Penedès – / 52

Raventos i Blanc “De Nit” 2016 Rosat Penedès – / (half btl) 34

White Wine

Listed light and elegant to full flavored and rich
Unless otherwise noted all wines are from Spain

(Glass / Carafe / Bottle)

Viura CVNE Monopole, Rioja Blanco 2018 Rioja 10 / 16 / 42
Refreshing notes of citrus and white flowers with a pleasant, lingering finish.

Albariño Benito Santos Xoan 2015 Rias Baixas 15 / 23 / 60
Mineral driven with hints of citrus and beach pebbles.  A touch of bottle age for delicate complexity.

Albariño Columna 2018 Rias Baixas 13 / 19 /  51
Ripe with tropical fruits and a clean minerality. 

Verdejo Gulp/Hablo 2018 (1 L)  La Mancha 9 / 14 / 50
Light and crisp with notes of tropical fruit, citrus, and a hint of white flowers.  *Biodynamic

Riesling Müller-Catoir Feinherb MC 2016 Pfalz, Germany 11 / 17 / 45
Tropical fruit with a hint of petrol and a touch of sweetness.  A phenomenal accompaniment to spicy tapas!

Field Blend Silice Viticultores Blanco 2016 Galicia 16 / 24 / 63
Mineral driven.  Gorgeous and elegant with notes of clean slate, white flowers, honey, and lemon.

Godello Viňa Godeval Valdeorras Godello 2017 Valdeorras 12 / 18 / 48
A rich medium bodied wine driven by lemon and cream with a hint of beach-sand minerality.

Sauvignon Blanc, Xerel-lo Pares Balta  Cosmic 2018 Penedes 13 / 19 / 51
Round and opulent with balanced minerality, smooth lush lemon curd , hint of apricot  *Organic

Pedro Ximenez blend Victoria Ordonez ‘La Ola del Melillero’ 2017 Málaga 13 / 19 / 51
Medium to light with fresh pear, white flowers, and a beach sand minerality. 

Albilla, Bodegas Ponce Reto 2018 La Mancha 13 / 19 / 51
Rich yellow apple with tart acidity, lightly oaked…mmmmmm, yum!

Viura Finca Allende Blanco 2013 Rioja 13 / 21 / 54
Honeyed yellow apple and tropoical fruit, white flower and brioche.  Marilyn Monroe, not Audrey Hepburn.

Garnacha Blanca, Macabeu Ritme Cellers  Blanco 2017 Priorat 15 / 23 / 58
Ripe grilled pineapple with white flower, acacia honey, and a bit of wet stone.  Freshness balances the oak.

Verdejo Frontaura 2016 Rueda – / – / 69
Mature and tropical with notes of toast, baking spices and ripe pineapple

Rose

(Glass / Carafe / Bottle)

Tempranillo Castellroig SO de Roselles 2018 Penedes 11 / 17 / 45
Light and mineral driven with white peach and hiints of wet stone. *Biodynamic

Garnacha Peres Balta Rosado 2018 Penedes 13 / 19 / 52
Silky, light, and refreshing, with a hint of pepper and notes of fresh, tart red berries *Biodynamic

Tempranillo, Verdejo Frontaura Rose 2018 Castilla y Leon 13 / 19 / 52
Peaches, strawberries, and a tingly minerality.  A long luxurious finish.

Listan Negro Bodegas Los Bermejos Rosado 2017 Canary Islands 12 / 18 / 48
Delicate raspberry with Bright Acidity and a wonderful dose of volcanic minerality.

Red Wine

Listed light and elegant to full flavored and rich
Unless otherwise noted all wines are from Spain

(Glass / Carafe / Bottle)

Hondarrabi Beltza Gorondonna 2017 Txakoli de Bizkaia / 15 / 23 / 60
Clean, a bit green, and easy to drink with fresh reaspberry and menthol on the nose. Delicate and complex.

Bobal Estenas 2017 Utiel-Requena 10 / 15 / 39
Earthy forrest floor with subtle dark berries and beautiful tannic structure.

Mencia Dominio de Anza Seleccion Parcelas 2015 Bierzo 14 / 21 / 56
Blackberry and bramble with excellent tannis structure and mouth watering acidity. Young, lively, and elegant.

Rufete La Zorra Teso 2014 Sierra de Salamanca 12 / 20 / 52
Slightly earthy, slightly smokey, with hints of red fruit and black tea. Very elegant with a long luxurious finish.

Tempranillo Familia Montaña Crianza 2016 Rioja Alta 11 / 17 / 45
Ripe and fruity with hints of American oak giving the wine an herbaciousness that’s distinctly Spanish.

Tempranillo La Rioja Alta Viña Alberdi Reserva 2013 Rioja Alta 13 / 20 / 52
This is a quintessential modern-style Rioja… dark currant, cedar, tobacco, sage, dill, dark cherry and vanilla.

Baga, Tina Amarella, Jão Antonio Madeira Vinhas Velhas 2016 Dão, Portugal  15 / 23 / 60
Cooked  tart blueberry with earthy floral notes and pronounced but balanced tannins from Spain’s Frienemies.*Organic

Tempranillo Lindes de Remelluri  San Vincente 2012 Rioja Alta 15 / 23 / 60
Ripe red cranberry with note sof pencil shavings and an oddly pleasant sanguinal quality.

Tempranillo Blend Martúe Martúe 2015 Campo de la Guardia 12 / 18 / 48
A rich perfume of black currant and  purple flowers with a soft, velvety palate.

Temperanillo  Finca Torremilanos Tinto Montecastrillo  2018 Ribera del Duero 10 / 15 / 40
Medium , with a hint of oak, softly plush with dark red fruit .*Biodynamic       

Garnacha, Samsó Costers del Priorat Petit Pissarres 2016 Priorat 14 / 22 / 56
Expressive and intense with notes of anise, tea, and berries.   A beautiful expression of Priorat’s licorella soil.

Tempranillo Nexus Crianza 2011  Ribera del Duero 16 / 24 / 63
Full and rich with notes of dark chocolate and ripe fresh blackberry.  Smooth velvety tannins.

Tannat, Cab Franc, Cab Sauv Domaine Ilarria Rouge 2015  Irouléguy, France 14 / 21 / 56
Dark, dense, and velvety with plenty of ripe black cherries and forrest floor earthiness.  *Biodynamic

Tinto de Toro Frontaura Frontaura Crianza 2008 Toro 17 / 25 / 67
Silky and smooth, elegant and refined,  powerful and bold.  A spectacularly aged red wine.

Tempranillo Buche Zona del Rapaso 2015 Extremadura 13 / 19 / 51
Cooked red berries and rustic leathery tannins with a mouth watering sanguinal quality.

Tempranillo Bodegas Volver 2016 La Mancha 12 /  18 / 48
Full-bodied with juicy notes of blueberry, blackberry, toasty oak and tobacco with vanilla on the finish.*Sustainable

Tempranillo Prado Rey Finca la Mina Reserva 2014 Ribera del Duero 16 / 24 / 63
Dark chocolate with notes of blueberry and cooked plum.  A beautifully aged single vineyard wine from Ribera del Duero.

Syrah, Grenache, Cabernet, Tempranillo Jordi Miró Ennak+ Terra Alta 15 / 23 / 60
Big rich and ripe with plenty of fruit and ta year in oak..  Bold and deliious. *Biodynamic

Grenache, Syrah, Merlot, Cabernet Venus la Universal Dido 2017 Montsant 14 / 22 / 56
Opulent but still lively.  Notes of Red Berries, cassis, and anise.  Ripe and full.  Very good to the earth too! *Organic

Syrah Finca Vallegarcia 2013 La Mancha 11 / 17 / 45
Barnyard (which is indeed a euphemism) with cherry pie and white pepper.  Umami lovers’ dream.

 

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