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Off the shelf wine tasting

Off The Shelf with Walker & Wodehouse

  This Spring, Walker & Wodehouse invites you to come and browse a selection of handpicked wines that will jump 'Off The Shelf'.   With an array of wines from sparkling to rose, alongside some Walker & Wodehouse exclusives, take the chance to meet our producers and immerse...

Meet the new producers!

By Elisa de Luca     From big names to rising stars, we're kicking off the year with a bang, by adding 13 new producers to the Walker & Wodehouse portfolio. Our buyers have ventured into some of the most extreme corners of the globe, marking our first...

2020 Drinks

What are 2020’s drink trends going to be?

Using cutting-edge in-house tools Mode* and Pourtraits**, our sister company Bibendum’s insight team have been analysing the lists of the UK’s most influential bars and restaurants, to discover the hottest new drinks trends before they hit the mainstream.     Top 10 drinks predictions for 2020:     1. Influence from...

Christmas Table and red wine

Account Manager Top Five Wines: Winter Warmers

Those frosty mornings and dark evening are upon us, so why not winter-proof your shelves with some big, bold reds?   We asked Emily Bonsor, Account Manager for the South West and South Wales, for a round-up of her favourites below.     1. Battle of Bosworth - Puritan Shiraz   Who? Battle...

Harvest 2019 Southern Hemisphere

Southern Hemisphere: Harvest 2019 Overview

By Jessica Broadbent     The Southern Hemisphere's 2019 vintage will be characterised by freshness and vibrance.   Challenging, cooler than average temperatures have affected most countries, alongside abundant rainfall that balanced out typical warm climates. In South Africa, however, there has been a break from the droughts that affected...

The Bishop's Cave Shelves

Blurring the lines between Off Trade and On Trade: How to capitalise on evolving customer needs

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation="" box_shadow_on_row="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text] The Off Trade wine scene is on the move, with a growing number of operators moving from a purely retail model, to a place where customers can stay and enjoy the wines they’ve purchased. Consumers no longer just...