Blog: Ancre Hill Estates, Monmouth.

22/05/2018

Richard and Joy Morris’s venture into winemaking began in April 2006 with their first plantation of vines.

Situation on the outskirts of Monmouth in Wales, the estate currently comprises of two vineyard sites, The Folly View and Newton Court Farm. Both sites benefit from south facing, well-draining limestone soils and long hours of sunshine – and relatively low rainfall!


The vineyards are certified Organic and follow Biodynamic practices.

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Blog: Marques de Caceres

11/04/2018

You’d be forgiven for thinking Marques de Caceres has been around since, well forever. This however is not the case and is very much a relative newcomer to the Rioja wine region.

Marques de Caceres was founded in 1970 by Henrique Forner, who had recently returned from living in Bordeaux, where his family had moved during the Spanish Civil War.

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Blog: Patagonian Wine

22/01/2018

Patagonia is a region familiar to many a Welsh person through the determinations of Professor Michael D. Jones. A Welsh nationalist who advocated a "little Wales beyond Wales". Today there are estimated to be between 1500 and 5000 Patagonian Welsh speakers in the Chubut Valley.  

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Australian wine tasting

20/05/2017
Our Australian wine tasting was enjoyed by all.
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July Wine Tasting

31/07/2016
Our July wine tasting was hosted by Steve Atkinson from DGB Europe. Steve gave us a master class on the full range of Franschoek Cellar wines from South Africa. 
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May Wine Tasting Ancre Hill

28/05/2016
Our May wine tasting at our store was hosted by Richard Morris of Ancre Hill Estate Wales.
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April Wine Tasting

21/04/2016

April Wine Tasting

Wines of Patagonia, Argentina & Beyond…

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Enjoy a Taste of Spain with Marqués de Cáceres

12/08/2015

Enjoy a taste of Spain in our monthly wine tasting evenings at Fine Wines Direct UK, Cardiff

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Visit us at the London Chilean Wine Event

12/08/2015

Fine Wines Direct UK head to London with Tamaya, Wines of Chile

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