De Trafford

De Trafford Winery is situated on the beautiful Mont Fleur farm set at the top of a dramatic valley above Stellenbosch, 380m up between the Stellenbosch and Helderberg mountains, right at the end of the Blaauwklip road, between Stellenbosch and Somerset West. The history of wine growing on this mountain farm started with the purchase […]

Italian Wine Region

Italy produces a huge amount of table wine, vermouth and cooking wines. That said, there are 3 major regions that produce the most high quality drinking wines and they are: Veneto, Tuscany and Piedmont. D.O.C. : “controlled designation of origin” and is a quality assurance label for Italian wine and cheese. D.O.C.G. is the highest […]

The Largest ​​Grand Cru Domaine in Burgundy

Domaine Louis Latour covers 48 hectares of vineyard, from the red Grand Cru of Chambertin and Romanée-Saint-Vivant in the Côte de Nuits to the white Grand Cru of Corton-Charlemagne and Chevalier-Montrachet in the Côte de Beaune. The company went from strength to strength during the 19th century culminating in the purchase of these exceptional sites. […]

Waipara West

Waipara West is owned by a partnership called Tutton Sienko Hill – the partners being Paul Tutton, a wine merchant based in London, his wife Olga Sienko, an artist, his sister Vic Tutton, the business administrator and her husband Lindsay Hill, a viticulturist who manages the vineyard. Waipara West was purchased in 1989 knowing that […]

Weingut Robert Weil

The Robert Weil estate is located in the beautiful Gothic village of Kiedrich. Four generations and over a century ago Dr. Robert Weil, who was a Professor of German at the Sorbonne was forced to leave Paris because of the Franco-Prussian War (1870/1871). He subsequently joined his brother August in the Rheingau and in 1875 […]

Armagnac Castarède

The House of Castarède For 180 years, in cellars ideally situated at Pont de Bordes on the Baise riverbank and then in the Bas-Armagnac property of the Château de Maniban, the Castarède commitment and passion for Armagnac have remained constant and the water of eternal life has kept their enthusiasm forever young. The oldest trading […]

Churchill’s

Churchill’s is still considered a baby of the Port trade both in scale and age having only been founded in 1981. It has its roots deeply embedded into quality Port history. Johnny Graham’s family used to own the famous Graham’s Port until it was sold in 1970. He and his Wife, Caroline (maiden name Churchill) […]

Cheval Noir

Founded in 1892, Mähler-Besse is a family wine business specializing in fine wines and spirits, in the heart of Bordeaux. It has been promoting the prestige of Cheval Noir wines since it acquired the château in 1937. This famous brand takes its name from the Cheval Noir estate in the western part of the Saint-Emilion […]

Sine Qua Non

Sine Qua Non was created after the 1994 harvest of a Bien Nacido Syrah named “The Queen of Spades”. Winemaker Manfred Krankl feels strongly that each vintage is a completely unique wine and thus he gives each wine a unique name. He also creates the artwork for each new label himself. Previously, Manfred had made […]

La Vieille Ferme

La Vieille Ferme has been popular with wine lovers for over 40 years. Produced in a peaceful and sunny region of the Southern Rhône, each colour is an expression of its terroir: the Ventoux brings elegance and structure to the red and rosé wines; the altitude of the Luberon brings freshness and finesse to the […]