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Exploring New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc

0.0 00 Look for a definition of a premium New World wine region and New Zealand will be your answer. Viticulture there dates back to 1836, when Scottish-born oenologist (and father of Australian Wine) James Busby started planting vines on his estate in Waitangi, but it was in the early 1970s that Brancott Estate (then […]

Meet The Winemaker: Brent Marris, Marisco, New Zealand

0.0 00 Brent Marris is one of New Zealand’s most successful winemakers. He has been involved in winemaking since aged 12, when he began helping on his father’s vineyards. That was in 1973. By 1978, Montana Wines – now Brancott Estate – had recruited the Marris family as their first contract growers. From then on, […]

The 7 White Wines You Need To Be Drinking This Summer

5.0 01 Summer is fast approaching, many of our stores teams have started wearing shorts (sorry about that), and every weekend or sunny evening is now an excuse to eat al fresco. Scouring our range for the best of the new and some favourites that sing out to be enjoyed, we present to you the […]

Brancott Estate: The Great Home Hack Competition

0.0 00 Brancott Estate is celebrating 40 years since it single-handedly pioneered the Original Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, by launching the UK’s first home ‘hacking’ event. The Great Home Hack will make its debut at Fulham Palace from 10am on March 14-15 and will feature new and original works from leading designers, artists and creators within the world […]