November Wine Tasting

14/11/2016
November Wine Tasting at our store on Penarth road is a selection from Winetraders Italian collection. Hosted by James Thursday 24th November 7pm. Click here to book
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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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Felton Road

05/11/2013
 

John Saker book, Pinot Noir – the New Zealand Story, says, “it seems barely credible that Felton Road’s first Pinot Noir was a product of the 1997 vintage. It is not the only book to say this, but is just not true. I am the proud possessor of invoice no.1 for 25 cases of the 1995 vintage. How did this come about? 

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Bodegas Julian Chivite

02/08/2013
 

We pride ourselves on dealing with family companies and I do not think that there can be much doubt as to which is the longest established of those families in the wine-trade – Bodegas Julian Chivite. 

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Michel Picard

02/08/2013
 

Of all the family suppliers we have, perhaps the most remarkable is that of Michel Picard. Just over forty years ago they were a small company based in Chagny, mainly selling table wine to local restaurants; now they are the second largest wine and spirit group in Burgundy.

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Mazilly, Burgundy

02/08/2013
 

When we went to live and work in Burgundy, more than forty years ago, after an initial period living in a flat in Beaune, we bought a house in Meloisey, in the Hautes-Côtes.

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Champagne Chartogne-Taillet

26/07/2013
 

I first met Philippe and Elisabeth Chartogne, of Champagne Chartogne-Taillet, in Marrakech some thirty years ago.

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