October Wine Collection

Beaujolais Villages (Rochemure) 2013
Beaujolais Villages (Rochemure) 2013 £10.99
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Casas del Bosque, Late Harvest, Riesling, 2013,37.5cl,
Casas del Bosque, Late Harvest, Riesling, 2013,37.5cl, £11.75
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Cremant de Bourgogne Brut Reserve, Deliance NV
Cremant de Bourgogne Brut Reserve, Deliance NV £16.95
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Magpie Estate, The Sack, 2011 £14.50
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Septima Obra, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2012
Septima Obra, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2012 £9.99
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Terra d'Alter Zero SO2 Syrah 2012
Terra d'Alter Zero SO2 Syrah 2012 £10.99
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Welcome to Butler’s Wine Cellar

In 1979, Margaret Thatcher came to power, Sid Vicious died, and the Ayatolah Khomeni was voted ‘Man of the Year’ by Time Magazine. None of which mattered very much to Henry Butler’s parents Gillian and Geoffrey; they were busy opening their small family-run wine shop in Brighton’s Queens Park Road, with the intention of bringing interesting, characterful wines to a British public then largely unfamiliar with much beyond Black Tower and Mateus Rose (historical fact: there were only three good bottles of wine in the whole of the UK in 1979, and all of them belonged to Mick Jagger). Read more...

Butler's News

Crew Club Whitehawk

October 21, 2015

If you're wondering what our crazy looking craft project money tins are in both shops let me tell you. As the carrier bag charge has been introduced and we don't have to charge for them we are suggesting customers donate that money to the Crew Club, a local youth centre in Whitehawk where I've been volunteering for 4 years now. We do crafts and chat and eat. Run purely on donations and funding, up to 70 children aged between 3 and 11 attend each week they need food, company and fun. Small donations are hugely appreciated.

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The Great Sherry Blog

September 10, 2015

Ahh Sherry… far too much to talk about in one blog but let’s make a start…. Sherry is firmly shaking off the stuffy image of the past, but still remains unexplored by many people. It offers those that wish to explore an exciting and diverse range of wines. Sherry is a delicious aperitif but also matches with charcuterie, cheeses and fish, among other foods. There is amazing complexity to be had from older Sherries and they can be a great bang for your buck. Sweet Sherry also offers a great value dessert wine that will keep well in most instances once opened. Some styles of Sherry Fino is a crisp, yeasty, tangy and slightly nutty style of sherry. It is a...

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