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We are thrilled to offer you a selection of some of the very best wines from the 2020 Burgundy vintage En Primeur!

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Here it is! Please note that due to high global demand, along with variable crop levels experienced across Burgundy during 2020/21, many of these wines are only accessible via a strict allocation process. If you are interested in purchasing Burgundy En Primeur, can you please kindly confirm back by 5pm Tuesday 18th January 2022 on […]


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Journeying out of 2021 and into a sparkling New Year

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Did you know that this Christmas ‘Wine trains’ delivered millions of bottles of imported wine from Europe amid the infamous lorry driver shortage this year? Network Rail ensured extra capacity for the 4.5 million bottles of wine that were delivered to the UK by trains in what may have seemed as magical as the Polar […]


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Sherry! Everything You Need To Know About This Fortified Spanish Drink

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Mention the name ‘Sherry’ to an English person and the first thing that comes to mind is probably an image of their grandmother sipping delicately from a glass. But Sherry, or ‘Jerez‘ as it is known in Spain, is a serious drink with centuries of tradition and history. The drink is currently enjoying something of […]


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Port Wine! A quick history about it…

Did you know that Port wine was invented by accident? At least, that’s how the story goes. Back in the 17th and 18th centuries, Britain was in a war with France and was looking for another wine supplier. Portugal, a longtime ally of Britain, put itself forward. To increase the chances of the wine surviving […]


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Leaves are falling and the wine is calling!

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It may be said a lot, but we can’t help it because it’s true, autumn is a beautiful time of year! The foliage, the smells, the colours, the crisp breeze and the comforting food. There’s something for everyone to Fall in love with when autumn rolls around and wine is no exception. To match the […]


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All for wine and wine for… Prince Charles’ 51-year-old Aston Martin!

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In a new BBC interview where The Prince of Wales talks about the environment and climate change, Prince Charles reveals how he has modified his 51-year-old Aston Martin so it now runs on surplus white wine and cheese rather than conventional fuel. We’re being completely serious, at around 10 miles per gallon, the car consumes […]


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Wine industry news that’ll hit your piggy bank in a positive way… but after Brexit and Covid, there are now petrol and driver shortages that have impacted the UK wine industry supply chain. Can you believe it?

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What a crazy couple of years… Now the fuel shortages are just the latest in a long string of supply chain issues that the wine sector has faced. For the last year or so, the industry had to be very flexible with the approach to distribution to be able to bring solutions in to react […]


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Vienna is a treasure trove of wine culture!

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It might come as a surprise but Austria’s capital of Vienna is the biggest wine-producing city in the world. Home to 700 hectares of vineyards and more than 276 producers, Vienna is the only capital to produce so much wine within the city limits – including famous wine destinations like France’s Bordeaux and Italy’s Tuscany. […]


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Have you heard there are predicted wine shortages later on this year in the 2021 vintage? Between us squirrel friends, now is a good time to stock up!

2021 vintage wine shortages

The past year certainly showed us the world can turn upside down in a hurry, and the wine world is no exception. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses have been disrupted in lots of ways. It hammered hospitality industries, winery tasting rooms, restaurants and bars. Ultimately, wine shopping saw a dramatic shift towards online instead […]


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Happy Cap Classique Day but what is Cap Classique you say?

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It’s South Africa’s traditional method, premium sparkling wine that’s price point is positioned in between the cheaper Prosecco and the more expensive English Sparkling Wine or Champagne.  Understanding Cap Classique: South Africa’s Fastest Growing Wine CategoryIf you are new to the fascinating world of Cap Classique, read on because we will demystify some terminology and […]


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