Bodegas Cesar Florido, Chipiona
We have just returned from our annual pilgrimage to Jerez de la Frontera in Andalusia. It has now become our tradition to pop on our running shoes and run in the Sherry race, which involves running 14km around the hills of Jerez with optional stops for sherry and tapas along the way!
A Visit to Domaine de la Renardiere | Pupillin
About an hours drive or 100km east of Beaune is the Jura region. This region is famous for two things, yellow wine or Vin Jaune and Comté cheese!
Oliver Zeter – Fine Wine of the Pfalz
Oliver Zeter is one of the upcoming wine producers, making some of the finest and most interesting wine in the Pfalz. From his winery on the edge of Haardt he makes wines from both his 6 hectare of vines and from his partners vines throughout the Pfalz.
One of Italy’s finest producers: Miani
Enzo Pontoni of Miani, is considered one of Italy's finest winemakers. His wines have become absolute cult wines owing to a remarkable depth of flavour and concentrated texture, though they are never heavy or unbalanced.
Tillingham Visit 8th August 2018
On a bright August day I was lucky to be invited to visit one of the most exciting projects in English wine at the moment, Ben Walgate's Tillingham Wines.
Time for Provence
Wine Merchants often look forward to the different seasons, with each season a certain style of wine tends to dominate our sales. Bordeaux and Burgundy in December, Rioja around Easter time, Beaujolais for Nouveau in November - but one of my favourites is Rosé season, to me this indicates the start of the Summer!