Tag: Rhone

One great wine to try before you die!

I get often asked: “What wine would you drink if your days were numbered?” It is a very difficult question to answer, not because I don’t have my preferences, favourites or have never experienced a wine moment where I said to myself:  “This wine is a proper one, whose transparency lets its sense of place […]

Rhône 2008

Rhône 2008 is just about to hit the market so while we were out there recently we had lunch with Mark Perrin from Ch. de Beaucastel and talked about the characteristics of the vintage. In this video he tells us about the climatic conditions, which at times proved challenging, as well as the need for […]


Simon Berry joined Berry Bros. & Rudd in 1977; 10 years later he became Marketing Director and has been a board member since 1994. He was made Deputy Chairman in November 2002 and became chairman three years later in 2005. Before joining the company, Simon spent two years working in France for various wine producers […]