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Meet The Winemaker: James and Catherine Kinglake, Domain Begude

0.0 00 Domaine Begude is a small hilltop domaine very close to the town of Limoux, owned and managed by British couple James and Catherine Kinglake. With beautiful views over the Pyrénées & the Corbières, their vineyards have been organically farmed for the last 30 years and wine has been produced on this historic estate […]

Meet The Winemaker: Olivier Humbrecht

5.0 02 Domaine Zind-Humbrecht is owned and run by father-and-son team Léonard and Olivier Humbrecht. Olivier was an early adopter of biodynamics, and was instrumental in founding Biodyvin, the certifying body for biodynamics in viticulture.  Not only that, he was the first Frenchman to qualify as a Master of Wine. Talented guy, then! Olivier runs […]

Wine of the Week – Pierre-Jean Sauvion Chenin Blanc 2013

0.0 00 This weekend, all our stores will have open a new arrival for you to taste – Pierre-Jean Sauvion Chenin Blanc 2013. The Wine Gang featured this in their latest bulletin – here’s what they had to say about it: “This breezy, light Chenin is medium-dry rather than off-dry, but either way it tastes drier […]

Introducing Marlborough Ridge

4.6 20 If it weren’t for the heat and the snakes, the Giesen brothers Theo, Alex and Marcel, could well have settled in Australia. But after suffering in 40 degree temperatures and an incident involving a snake in a swimming pool, they decided that New Zealand was a more attractive option. The three brothers bought […]