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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 […]

The 12 Facts About Australian Wine You Need To Know

4.0 01 We’re celebrating Australian wine this month.  When it comes to wine, Australia has a reputation for being one of the most exciting and experimental countries in the world.  While it may be best known for a few big brands, there’s a lot more to Australian wine than you might think!  Here are the […]

Meet The Winemaker: Matt Patterson-Green, Jackson Estate

5.0 01 Meet Matt Patterson-Green. He’s winemaker for Jackson Estate, and the hands behind our latest web-exclusive parcel from New Zealand. Matt worked closely with viticulturalist Geoff Woollcombe to craft the Somerset Vineyard Pinot Noir, which he describes as a true expression of vineyard, region and variety. Pinot Noir is – arguably – at its […]

Wine and Food Matching: Christmas Combinations

4.8 05 Christmas is a time for family, friends and fabulously festive food. When you’re the family wine-geek, that means it’s your job to make sure the wines are up to the task. Wine and food-matching is important at any meal, you don’t want your goose to come out perfectly juicy only to find the […]

Toast the Golden Coast

5.0 03 Suzie Harrison, our California Buyer and Justin Apthorp our Buying Director have just returned from a trip to California to visit existing and potential wine suppliers, taste the new vintage and seek out some exciting new wines. Suzie brings us up to speed on their recent trip to The Golden State. “Six and […]