The Black Lion Inn, Skelton-On-Ure, North Yorkshire HG4 5AJ

 

 

The Drinks

We supply the full range of Jennings beers, plus Guinness, Fosters Lager, Kronenbourg, Strongbow Cider and one guest beer, together with an excellent selection of wines.

 

WINE LIST - which does change from time to time 

 HOUSE WINES

175ml Glass 250ml Glass Per Bottle
Sauvignon Blanc, Norte Chico, Ghile
A lovely crisp, dry wine bursting with fresh, green apples and citrus fruit. 2.50 3.40 9.99
Flonheimer Adelberg, Kabinett, Germany
A delightful style of Hock with delicate, fresh floral aromas and a juicy, grape infused finish. 2.50 3.40 11.50
Merlot, Signatures du Sud, Vin de Pays d'Oc, France

 An enchanting Merlot with a wonderfully soft palate packed full of plums and strawberries

2.50 3.40 9.99
Shiraz, Solora, Palandri Estate, Western Australia
The classic Aussie blend combining rich blackberry, strawberry and spicy flavours with just a touch of oak. 2.75 3.85 10.99

 WHITE WINES

Semillon Chardonnay, Casa Silva, Colchagua, Chile
A delightful wine with intensity of flavour produced by the rich apricot nuances and melon characteristics of the Chardonnay. 10.99
Sauvignon, Eric Montintin, Loire Valley, France
A true Loire Valley Sauvignon with lovely ripe grapefruit amd melon nuances touched with mineral notes. 11.50
Pinot Girgio, Delibori, Trentino, Italy
A superb Pino Grigio, with a fragrant nose and a light fresh palate revealing hints of spice and mineral overtones 12.50
Chardonnay, De Gras, Colchagua Valley, Chile
An elegant bouquet with notes of exotic fruit. The palate is harmonious, delicate and delicious. 14.50

 RED WINES

Cabernet Merlot, Casa Silva, Colchagua Valley, Chile
If you want plenty of fruit, then this wine is the answer. Dark luscious berries combine with fresh crisp fruit to give an elegant, supple finish. 10.99
Tempranillo, Pleno, Principe de Viana Navarra, Spain
A lighter style of Tempranillo (the grape used in Rioja) with supple, exuberant fruit designed for early drinking. 2.75 3.85 11.50
Pinotage, Sereti, Coastal Region, South Africa
Complex cultivar characters mingle well with good woodiness and earthy overtones. 12.50
Cabernet Sauvignon, Torreon de Paredes, Rengo, Chile
Aromas of wild red fruit and floral nuances. Smooth, firm and long in the mouth with an exquisite chocolate finish 14.50

SOMETHING SPECIAL

SPARKLING WINE

Cava, Valformosa, Spain
A fantastic Cava, produced from limited yields giving great intensity of flavour. 18.50
Champagne Joseph Perrier, Brut Non Vintage, France
An excellent Brut with a refreshing palate showing great finesse from the extra Pinot Noir. 27.50
Pol Roger White Foil, Non Vintage Brut Champagne, France
One of the few family-owned Champagne houses remaining. Excellent style, character and length. 49.99
Champagne Joseph Perrier, Rose, France
A lovely rich wine of great elegance. The winemaker describes it as "one to please the ladies"!! 56.50

 WHITE WINES

Reserve Gewurztraminer, Cave de Turkheim, Alsace, France
A fantastic Gewur;  perfumed aromatics of lychees, rose petals and spice with a complex palate that goes brilliantly with spicy food. 16.99
Anselmi, San Vinvenzo, Veneto, Italy
In all essence this is a Soave, but it is most definitely a cut above the rest. Dry, crisp & highly fruit driven, it is superb! 19.99
Sancerre, Eric Montintin, Loire, France
A brilliant Sancerre from a small producer, great mineral chracteristics. 24.99
Chablis, Domaine Simon, Burgundy, France
A flamboyant Chablis showing a touch of oak in its silky purity. 24.99

 RED WINES

Chianti Classico, Castel d'Oro, Tuscany, Italy
An intense bouquet of ripe black currants, in the mouth it has a velvety feel with harmonious fruit characteristics. 15.99
Bordeaux Cotes de Franc, Chateau le Priolat, France
An intense nose reminiscent of vanilla, red berries and a touch of liquorice leading to a supple palate. 17.99
Rioja, Solar de Ayala, Crianza, Spain
A modern style of Rioja, with fantastic ripe berry nuances and bags of structure lifted by a touch of spicy Graciano. 17.99
Reserve Merlot, Azcunaga, Navarra, Spain
A delightful, soft luscious wine that you cannot help but like. 24.99