Category: Miscellaneous

What to drink in 2023: Burgundy

Deciding which wines to withdraw from your cellar can be a real challenge. In the first of our unmissable series on what to drink in 2023, our Wine Director Mark Pardoe MW shares his suggestions for the Burgundy vintages you should consider drinking this year. In January 2023, the wines from the challenging but interesting […]

2022: my adventures in wines and spirits

From Burgundy to the Lake District, 2022 has been a year of adventures for George Turner. Each season has been marked by a special bottle shared with treasured company. Here, he shares four standout bottles from the last year.  How will we remember 2022? The year that Prime Ministers just couldn’t hack it; where the […]

What to look for in a wine sale

In the flurry of January sales it can be difficult to discern the genuine deals from the disappointing. Barbara Drew MW talks us through her approach to wine promotions, and which bottles to look out for in our New Year Sale. I love a bargain. I’m not entirely sure whether this is due to upbringing, […]

Getting to know Burgundy

Through a series of non-consecutive, though not entirely unconnected, experiences, Charlie Geoghegan begins to see the appeal in Burgundy. Over the course of six years, his recurring encounters with this often-mysterious region have resulted in a constantly growing appreciation for its fine wines. March 2016 It’s about 6am when we bundle into Sebastiano’s car and […]