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JOIN US FOR A SPRING TASTING

This Sunday April 30th we are joining our friends Gergovie Wines to host this year’s Spring Tasting. Here’s everything you need to know… 1. The Spring Tasting will take place at The Round Chapel on Lower Clapton Road, Hackney, London E5 0LY. You can view the location on a map here 2. The Hackney Half Marathon is also…

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JOIN US FOR THE VAULT TASTINGS

On Monday 27th March we will be pouring our wines at the sixth instalment of the Vault Tastings. As usual, the tasting will be taking place in The Winemakers Club, an atmospheric, cavernous space under the old Holborn Viaduct and this one promises to be the best yet. We’ll be welcoming Beppe from Fabbrica di San…

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INTRODUCING JEROME LAMBERT

Jerome Lambert tends just a couple of hectares of vines near Rablay-sur-Layon, in a remote part of the Loire south of Anjou. They are farmed organically with a real focus on biodiversity. Over the last few years we have been drinking his wines whenever we had the chance. Each and every time they stood out…

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JOIN US FOR A CHRISTMAS PARTY

The festive season is just around the corner so we’ve decided to do the right thing and throw a Christmas Party with our friends at Brilliant Corners, on Sunday 11th December We have a limited number of seats around the table for a festive lunch before the party cooked by our friends and chefs Ed Wilson and…

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Olek & Luca Return to London

Olek Bondonio and Luca Faccenda are two great friends that happen to be two of the most exciting winemakers in Piedmont today. We can’t wait to welcome them back to London in a couple of weeks time for these very special events. They share a similar story. Their families hail from the region, Olek’s from the Langhe and Luca’s the hills of Roero….

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INTRODUCING JULIE BALAGNY

Julie Balagny is a little bit of a mystery, a bit of a recluse and a true artisan who cares for little except her vineyards and making the kind of wine she loves. We spent a long time looking for Julie and once we found her through the help of some friends, we had to…

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THE WINES OF DOMAINE DE L’OCTAVIN

We are very proud to announce that we will now be bringing the Jura wines of Alice Bouvot’s Domaine de l’Octavin to London. We have been fans of Alice’s work for a long time and after visiting her in Arbois earlier this year were very happy to secure a small allocation of her wonderful wines….

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GABRIO RETURNS TO LONDON

Gabrio Bini is perhaps our most known and loved producer. The wines he produces from the old vines and ancient terraces of his farm, Serragghia on the island of Pantelleria taste like no other. They are amongst the most pure, expressive and delicious we have tried. It is always a pleasure to have Gabrio in London,…

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AR.PE.PE IN LONDON

Ar.Pe.Pe is one of Italy’s truly great producers. Isabella Pelizzatti Perego’s family have been tending their vines in the alpine Valtellina since the 1860’s. They work only with Nebbiolo, or Chiavennasca as it is called around there, growing grapes at high altitude on mountains so steep the vines seem to cling to their edges. Production…

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CELEBRATE EMILIA-ROMAGNA

A few weeks ago we spent a wonderful couple of days with Federico Orsi of Orsi San Vito and Roberto Maestri of Quarticello in their native Emilia-Romagna. We delved deep into the region, enjoying an eight vintage vertical of sparkling Malvasia di Candia, our weight in homemade salami and mortadella, plenty of tortellini in brodo and one…

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