Category: Miscellaneous

Our finest expression yet: the 2020 Reserve White

The new 2020 vintage of our Own Selection Reserve White has arrived. It’s a new premium blend, and a brilliant alternative to white Burgundy, says Catriona Felstead MW.  This year, we introduce the new rendition of our Reserve White. The latest vintage comes courtesy of Collovray & Terrier, who have made this vintage the finest to date.  WHAT IS IT?  The new Reserve White blend comes courtesy of winemakers Jean-Luc Terrier and Christian Collovray. It’s 100% Chardonnay, sourced exclusively from their domaine in […]

Five minutes with Cara Gilbert from Tobermory Distillery

At the age of 27, Cara Gilbert is the youngest manager to take the helm at Tobermory. We catch up with her about her approach to whisky-making and what the future holds.   Can you tell us about your background and how you arrived at Tobermory?   I studied for an undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences, […]

On the pour: Brunello di Montalcino

Each month, we turn the spotlight onto a different wine that’s available to taste in our London Shop at 63 Pall Mall. For February, Senior Wine & Spirits Advisor Peter Windred has chosen a deliciously layered Brunello from Fattoria La Màgia. 2006 Brunello di Montalcino, Riserva, La Màgia, Tuscany What is it? The focus in […]

Bordeaux to uncork in 2022

Tom Cave, our Customer Reserves Manager, gives his recommendations on what Bordeaux vintages we should be uncorking in 2022.  Another year sails by and hopefully we have all been enjoying fine bottles from our cellars, albeit sharing with a more limited number than perhaps imagined at the time of purchase.  BOTTLES AT THEIR PEAK  The […]