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Todays newsletter to our customers.

Do pop in-store and meet Ben and Peat!

That’s Ben as in Benromach, and Peat as in Big Peat! Excellent whiskies, that are available to taste in-store. They also make great gifts. So if you haven’t yet sorted a Fathers Day gift, then why not come to the Whalley Wine Shop, we have an excellent selection of gift ideas, and we are open until 10pm every night of the week.

Get Dad a nice bottle of Whisky. It always goes down well.
We have two ranges which are available in-store to taste
Big Peat – Big Peat launched in 2009. “He” is a vatting of premium Malt Whiskies only from Islay and is a feisty, peated, tarry and sooty dram.
Timorous Beastie – Timorous Beastie launched in 2014, our 100% Highland vatted offering that includes Malts from Glen Garioch, Blair Athol, Dalmore and Glengoyne distilleries.
Scallywag – Scallywag (2013) is a vatting of only Speyside Malts, including those distilled at Mortlach, Glenrothes and Macallan distilleries, amongst others.
Rock Oyster – The newest addition (Jan 2015) to the Remarkable Regional Malts, Rock Oyster is the islands dram, including Malts distilled on Arran, Islay, Orkney and Jura.
Pop in – store and have a taste before you buy, try these
Benromach Speyside 10 year old
Benromach Organic
Benromach Peated
Benromach 100 proof Cask strength
Get Dad a nice bottle of Rioja. The Imperial Reserva Rioja 2009 is absolutely delicious and looks great in a splendid wooden Gift Box – £19.99
Get Dad a case of wine. Our Quaffable case is really great value and tastes great too. A mixed case of 11 wines and a Prosecco , worth £100 on offer for £74.99 That’s 25% off!

And don’t forget our special offer. Get a FREE glass of wine when you buy your Fathers Day gift at The Whalley Wine Shop. This year we are happy to reward those who buy their Fathers Day gift from us with a FREE voucher to claim a 125ml glass of wine or Prosecco from our house pours board! You can give it to Dad, or keep it and have a drink yourself…our secret!


Tom, Dan, Jen, Jack and Anna


Today’s Newsletter to our Customers – 29th May.

What’s new in By The Glass, our new £69.99 Quaffable Case, and some excellent offers!…..

By The Glass We’ve just changed the wines in our By The Glass dispenser, and we’re feeling the love for our Italian wines! Here’s what you can get to try…

Jermann Pinot Grigio £19.99 a bottle, sample from £1.00
Vietti Arneis £17.99 a bottle, sample from 90p
Anselmi Capitel Foscarino £16.49 a bottle, sample from 90p
Jermann Dreams Chardonnay £49.99 a bottle, sample from £2.20

Umani Ronchi La Crima di Morro d’alba £13.99 a bottle, sample from 80p
Bran Caia Chianti Reserve £27.99 a bottle, sample from £1.30
Accordini Stefano Acinatico Amarone £34.99 a bottle, sample from £1.60
Gaia Barbaresco £109.99 a bottle, sample from £4.60

New Quaffable Case

Below is the list for our new £69.99 “Quaffable Case”. The RRP when bought individually is over £86 so there’s really great saving on this one. It also includes a bottle of Prosecco. That works out at £5.83 a bottle, for really good everyday drinking wine.

Il Caggio Prosecco – Italy: Lively bubbles, apples and pears on the palate, this is the perfect party Prosecco!

Pazo Torrado Albarino – Spain: This wine is fruity with lovely citrus and floral aromas. Fresh, lively and fragrant this is perfect for summery afternoons and light meals.

Taringi Sauvignon Blanc– New Zealand: A mixture of tropical & citrus fruit is supported by grassy and herbal notes. This leads to a textured palate full of fruit vibrancy finishing with mouth watering, juicy acidity.

Fiordaliso Pinot Grigio – Italy: Pale in colour with fresh notes of green apple. A touch of honeyed richness balances a fresh and steely character.

Beyond The River Chardonnay – Australia: Pale gold in colour with aromas of tropical fruit. A fresh and rich wine that has a palate full of tropical fruit flavours including pineapple, pear and melon.

Fiordaliso Pinot Grigio Blush – Italy : A classic Pinot Grigio from Italy, this blush pink is a quality medium style, soft & fruity wine, delicate pink in colour from the grey-tinted skins of the Pinot Grigio grape

Disovery Beach White Zinfandel – USA : Sweeter in style with just bags of juicy fruity strawberry and watermelon. VERY easy to drink and lots of fun!

La Riada Garnacha Tempranillo – Spain: A super little blend from Spain. Bags of soft sunshine red fruit, relatively light and very easy drinking. No need for food with this, perfect to enjoy on its own.

Vistamar Brisa Carmenere – Chile: The signature grape from Chile, Carmenere shows rich dark soft plumy fruit with red berry notes and a hint of dark chocolate. Silky smooth tannins round off a great drop of Chilean Red.

River Garden Shiraz/Cabernet Sauvignon – South Africa:  Lots of red berry and cherry fruit with bags of spice and peppery notes. Great with food but lovely to enjoy on its own too.

La Boheme Primitivo – Italy: This cracking little Rustic Red from Italy has been a shop favourite for a long time. Dark brooding fruit, rich and full bodied. Just think about a big bowl of steaming Bolognese on a Tuscan farmhouse table and your almost there!

Rocky Trail Merlot– USA: A super fruity drop that is proving incredibly popular in store. Sweet warm berry fruit with strawberry, redcurrant and raspberry all on show. Light and low in tannin so great for

Some great new offers:

English sparkling wines from Ridgeview all on offer: Bloomsbury Brut RRP £24.99 Now £21.99. Grosvenor Blanc de Blanc and Victoria Rose RRP £28.99 Now £24.99

Classic regions at great prices: Laurent Chardigny Macon Village Was £10.99 Now £8.99. Torres Ibericos Rioja Crianza Was £10.79 Now £8.79.

Great summer wines. Pazo Torrado Albarino Was £11.49 Now £9.99. Jean Luc Colombo Les Pins Rose Was £9.99 Now £7.99 Also available in magnum Was £19.99 Now £16.99. Erste & Neue Kalterersee (A very interesting light red from Italy made from the Schiava grape) Was £11.49 Now £9.99.