Category: Miscellaneous

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 […]

Warm gin drinks to stave off winter chills

With Christmas approaching, our spirits experts have concocted two delicious warm gin drinks to toast the festive season with – both crafted using our No.3 London Dry Gin. Rich in juniper berries, citrus and sweet spice flavours, our No.3 London Dry Gin is a firm favourite for all seasons. It began its life in 2008, […]

Own Selection wines and festive vegetarian pairings

Festive food and wine pairings have traditionally been dominated by meaty matches. But there are so many wonderful vegetarian dishes worth considering, and they pair beautifully with our Own Selection wines. Below, you’ll find three of our favourite bottles, alongside a few ideas on how to enjoy them – whether you’re hosting friends or looking […]