Bistro dining Rathfarnham, Reservations 01-4932994

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VINS BLANCS

Domaine du Péras €7.00 €18.00 €22.95
Vin de Pays d’Oc, Sauvignon BlancFresh grassy and mineral aromas combine with a crisp clean attack. The surprising depth and length of flavour makes it stand out from the crowd.
Domaine de Mont d’Hortes €7.50 €18.50 €24.95
IGP Cotes de Thongue, Sauvignon Blanc An elegant, well-balanced, dry Sauvignon Blanc.
Domaine de Mont d’Hortes €8.75 €21.00 €27.50
IGP Côtes de Thongue, Chardonnay

A light and delicate Chardonnay from Southern France.
Tropical notes with peach and pear flavours on the palate and no oak.

Domaine Muret €9.00 €22.00 €30.00
Picpoul de Pinet, Piquepoul

Delicate and fresh with an excellent acid/structure balance. A pleasant alternative to the likes of sauvignon blanc and pinot grigio.

Domaine Brichot €9.25 €22.50 €31.00
IGP Côtes de Gascogne, Ugni, Colombard, Sauvignon

An intensely herbal character mark, it is crisp and so fruity with citrus an apple and tangy with an orange zest.

Macon Villages Vieilles Vignes €9.85 €24.50 €33.50
Domaine Chenevieres

Light yellow in colour. A delicate nose marrying ripe white fruits with a crisper citrus tone.
On the palate, a clean, expressive, well-balanced wine.
Lovely delicate finish showing faint menthol-like aroma.

Domaine de la Vieille Forge €37.00
Riesling

The king of Alsace, closed and fruit-driven with flavours of grapefruit and lemon.
This freshness follows through to the ample palate.

Domaine Lauverjat €45.00
Pouilly Fumé<

This wine has a clear appearance and it shows a profound nose with exotic and citrus fruits. Well balanced; its fresh mouth does not lack for aromatic persistence.

Domaine Lauverjat €47.00
Sancerre Moulin des Vrilleres
Domaine Servin €50.00
Chablis Cuvée Massale, Vieilles Vignes

Sophisticated yet approachable, this wine has great purity of flavour.

Chateau Hostens-Picant white €55.00
Les Demoiselles

This Cuvée des Demoiselles has a bright yellow robe with anise tones.

The nose displays lime tree flavours with acacia flowers and green lemon notes.

The mouth is both suave and fresh, and, after aerating shows flavours of white fruit and vanilla. The omnipresence of the mineral notes show the typicity of the terroir and its chalky gravels.

Domaine du Péras €7.00 €18.00 €22.95
Vin de Pays d’Oc, Cabernet Sauvignon

This well-structured wine develops blackcurrant fruit flavours and spices. It presents a long & pleasant finish.

Domaine de Mont d’Hortes €7.50 €18.50 €24.95
IGP Côtes de Thongue, 4 saison

A rich and fruity Cabernet Sauvignon from the South-East of France with blackcurrant fruit flavours.

Domaine de Mont d’Hortes €8.75 €21.00 €27.50
IGP Côtes de Thongue, Syrah

100% Syrah. Fresh, vivid black cherry and blackberry nose, which is rich but defined with sweetness and some floral, peppery notes. The palate is ripe, sweet and full.

La Pinède €31.00
Costières de Nimes, Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre

Red fruits and Spices form the back bone of this southern Rhone wine, along with silky tannins & ample mouth

Bordeaux Cotes de Blaye €10.50 €26.95 €35.50
Chateau Haut Meneau

A wine for pleasure. With a deep red colour, this wine reveals a fresh fruit flavour. In the mouth flexible, ripe grape tannins bring charm and balance to it.

Cotes du Rhone Les Clapas €36.50
Domaine Saint Amant

Beautiful colouring with flecks of purple. Strong aroma of red and black fruits, with notes of spices and of warm stone. Strong but subtle flavour, with a refined yet round composition.

Pinot noir Epineul €37.50
Domaine Savary

Smoothing out quite a bit. Wonderful floral nose with anise and lavender starting to emerge as well.

Paired perfectly with broiled salmon.

Laurent Savoye Fleurie €38.95
Domaine des Combiers

Vivid ruby-red bouquet. Fresh red fruits and minerals on the bright, mineral-accented nose and palate. Juicy, precise, alluringly sweet raspberry and candied rose flavours put on weight with air and pick up an exotic star anise nuance.

Silky tannins add grip to the long, spicy, refreshingly tangy finish.

Le Combal, Cahors €39.95
Domaine Cosse – Maisonneuve

A typical black wine of Cahors with elegance & balance. The nose is all delightful prunes and liquorice, reprised on the palate with chewy fruit & a creamy note from very subtle oak aging. A powerful and full-bodied wine to be enjoyed with red meat dishes with simple but full flavours.

Domaine Bruno Sorg, Pinot Noir €42.50
 

The colour is bright and clear with a nose filled with summer berries, cherries and spicy aromas. The palate is light with a beautifully balanced style – fruit, refreshing acidity.

Chateau Hostens-Picant, Bordeaux €56.00
 

The robe is deep red with purple tones. At first the aromatic range expresses black fruit such as blueberry, blackcurrant, then it is followed by spices and Morello cherry. From the start the mouth is very ample and well-rounded, synonymous with ripeness.

It shows fine and elegant tannins but also a pleasantly lasting finale.

Chateauneuf du Pape €65.00
Domaine Juliette Avril

This noble cuvée boasts a fabulous garnet red robe and a powerful flavour when enjoyed still young .The concentration is there, with obvious richness or spices, scents of the “garrigue” and quince type fruit, offering just the right amount of acidity that is conducive to cellar aging. The process takes place slowly but surely. While the palate slowly develops on these wild flavours, silky tannins confirm the wine’s exceptional depth.

Glass Carafe Bottle
Luciente Viura €28.00
Castilla, Spain

Unusual and aromatic, with tropical fruits on the nose, followed by lush fruits of pineapple and pear on the palate. A lovely cross between a sauvignon and chardonnay

VINS BLANCS Glass Carafe Bottle
Pinot Grigio €8.50 €20.75 €29.00
le Vigne Verdi, Italy

White wine from Veneto’s tradition with an international Flavour. Straw-yellow coloured with copper tints, the nose is fine and typical and the palate is tasty, harmonious and persistent.

Babington Brook, Chardonnay €8.50 €20.75 €29.00
Australia

A very attractive, pure ripe Chardonnay with notes of pear and apple flavours & crisp acidity and good length.

Gravel and Loam €38.00
Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, New Zealand

A zingy refreshing dry white wine with gooseberry, herbs, melon and lime citrus notes on the nose.

The palate is fresh and clean showing crisp mineral acidity and dried herb notes.

VINS ROUGES Glass Carafe Bottle
De Martino Estate €8.50 €20.75 €29.00
Merlot, Chile

An expressive and fruity wine. Red fruit notes such as raspberries and cherries give the wine a young style.

This Merlot displays a great balance between tannins, acidity and red fruits.

De Martino Estate €29.95
Cabernet Sauvignon, Chile

This Cabernet Sauvignon is fruity and elegant, and it is the typical expression of the Maipo Valley.

Deep purplish-red in colour, on the nose has intense notes of red fruits, cassis, blackberries, tobacco and spice. The oak delivers sweet and toasty notes.

Full and fresh with a concentrated feel on the palate and well balanced oak.

Rocca Ventosa €31.00
Montepulciano, Italy.

This is a wonderfully fruity Italian red. It is full of lovely ripe dark cherry and raspberry flavours.

Conde Valdemar €35.00
Rioja ,Tempranillo, Spain

Complex aromas of berries dominate; mixed with spicy notes which come from the oak aging, vanilla & coconut. Well-balanced with soft and elegant tannins and a very wide and persistent aftertaste

Elsa Bianchi Malbec €35.00
Mendoza, Argentina

Red violet color with aromas of plums and black cherries and a subtle, smoky scent. A rich, weighty mouth-feel with a soft silkiness. The soft, supple palate and smooth tannins lead to a round and harmonious finish.

ROSE & DESSERT WINES Glass Carafe Bottle
Domaine Brichot €8.00 €18.00 €27.95
VDP Côtes de Gascogne
Merlot, Cabernet Franc

Is it a dry rose with a gorgeous salmon-pink colour with aromas and flavours of cherries, wild strawberries and citrus.

Cote Mas Rose €8.50 €19.00 €28.95
 

Pink, cherry colour. The nose is complex with cherries and toffee aromas, evolving toward soft fruit notes. The palate is rich and smooth, well balanced. Fruit character with a great length

Pineau des Charentes Rousille< €8.50
 

A sweet, fortified aperitif or digestif. It emits notes of fresh fruit, Peach and fig .It offers a sense of balance with its aromas of dried fruit, almonds, walnuts and quince.

Prosecco di Valdobbiadene Brut €9.00 €42.00
Italy.

Rounded vivacious wine which has a rich creaminess with lots of aromatic peach fruit flavours. Finishes on an extremely elegant citrus note.

Champagne J-M Gobillard €85
Champagne brut rose millesime 2010

Slightly salmon-pink in colour, the traditional vinification of pinot noir wines by bleeding provides subtle aromas of soft fruit in perfect harmony with the finesse and the elegance provided by the chardonnay wines during the assemblage.

Champagne Premier Cru Grande Réserve, N/V €90
Domaine J-M Gobillard

Very round and well-balanced, supple and harmonious in taste, fine without being weak or aggressive.