Tag: Good Ordinary Claret

The history of Good Ordinary Claret

Good Ordinary Claret is our signature red Bordeaux at Berry Bros. & Rudd. We speak to Christopher Berry Green, our former Managing Director and Chairman, to uncover the details of Good Ordinary Claret’s early days in the 1970s.   Good Ordinary Claret is a wine inextricably woven into the heritage of Berry Bros. & Rudd. The label itself makes this clear from the outset: a monochrome […]

Anything but Ordinary

Our Good Ordinary and Extra Ordinary Claret are some of our best-selling wines – but what is the difference between these two red Bordeaux? Bordeaux specialist Philip Moulin explains Good. Ordinary. Claret. Three words that our customers probably associate with us more than any other. “GOC”, as it is known affectionately, has been our best-selling […]

Our anything-but-ordinary labels

Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard’s label is the fourth in our limited-edition series for Good Ordinary Claret. Sitting alongside Sir Paul Smith, Luke Edward Hall and Kate Boxer, the artists and filmmakers are in excellent company.

Behind the label

Artists and filmmakers Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard created our latest Good Ordinary Claret limited-edition label. It’s the fourth in the series, and undoubtedly the most intriguing to date. We talk to them about how, and why, they came up with their striking composition