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Adobe Reserva Carmenere (Santa Emiliana) 2011
Adobe Reserva Carmenere (Santa Emiliana) 2011 Sold Out - £7.99
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Adobe Reserva Syrah (Emiliana) 2011
Adobe Reserva Syrah (Emiliana) 2011 £7.99
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Basagoiti Fuera del Rebano Rioja 2010
Basagoiti Fuera del Rebano Rioja 2010 £21.50
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Casal Figueira Antonio 2009
Casal Figueira Antonio 2009 £18.95
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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...

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Wine Of The Week - Gran Passione Veneto Rosso 2012

April 15, 2014

Amazing wine at the price - this has been tested on several of my friends and they have all estimated it to have cost at least £25 (it's £11.99!). It's a full-bodied but not overpowering wine, deep red in colour and mouthwatering on the nose. Smooth but fresh with soft tannins, succulent cherry and raisin notes, and a long satisfying finish. The grapes are dried prior to fermentation using the appassimento method that characterises Amarone wines, though this is a much more easy-drinking cousin that can be enjoyed by the bottle rather than the single glass. Wonderful with lasagne or cannelloni, and also holds up well to grilled or roast meats. It's my new best friend. Price: £11.99 Go here...

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Wine Of The Week - Baron Ladron de Guevara Autor

April 01, 2014

Baron Ladron de Guevara Autor is the mid-range wine from the Valdelana family. Ladron produces their wines in Rioja and is predominantly made up of the king of all Spanish grapes, Tempranillo

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Vote For Butler's Wine Shop

March 06, 2014

The Brighton & Hove Food and Drink Awards is here again and now you have a chance to vote. Last year we won Silver for best food and drink shop! Please nominate for us if you think we deserve it!

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