Month: January, 2016

Introducing the ‘Ansafone’

In the autumn of 1961 we published a note in our Number Three magazine informing our customers of the latest technology at Berry Bros. & Rudd, an “Ansaphone”, explaining to those fearful of newfangled contraptions how our new “robot” worked.

Gold standard

Pierre Vincent’s pedigree speaks for itself, the Domaine de la Vougeraie winemaker having scooped both the Red Winemaker of the Year award and a quartet of gold medals for his 2011 Corton-Charlemagne at last year’s International Wine Challenge. We caught up with him at last year’s en primeur tasting. My winemaking style is very soft.  My […]