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Customer Service Update

11 May 2021  We are pleased to confirm that:   Our Customer Centre is open as usual from 08:30 - 17:00. Our order phone lines have reopened. We can accept EDI orders as usual from customers.   With high demand, our phone lines may be busier than usual and...

Mission Hill Okanagan Lake

Spring Additions to the Portfolio

With sunnier days ahead of us, a few bank holidays on the horizon, and a hint of normality slowly emerging, it’s time to kick-start the Spring season with the right wine portfolio. From Canada, to England, to France, we have just added four amazing producers...

Vinonomics 2021 – UK Wine Duty Explained

The more you pay, the better wine you get.   This might sound obvious enough, but considering the cost of packaging, logistics, VAT, total margins and excise duty, you get considerably more bang for your buck with premium products.   With the recent budget announcement, duty will be frozen...

Christmas food and wine pairings

Christmas food and wine pairing ideas

T-minus 24 days until Christmas! And, as the government has announced a 'restriction holiday' on the 25th December, allowing up to three households to celebrate together indoors in certain regions of England, it's time to get that Christmas tree up, your favourite jumpers out, and...

Why are magnums the best choice for Christmas?

This year the big celebrations and roaring parties will give way to smaller groups of friends and family that, despite different circumstances, will hopefully be having a Christmas toast while exchanging presents. As the festive feeling slowly grows, the same old habit of buying ‘special’...

Account Manager Top 5: Autumn Wines

The colour of the leaves is changing, the morning air is cooler, shops are beginning to fill up with seasonal products… Autumn is definitely here! We’re envisioning evenings of indoor entertainment, enjoying some heart-warming meals – but what are the best wines to accompany these?   Below...

Bodega Mustiguillo

Meet our newest producers

Behind the scenes, our buyers have continued to explore the magical world of wine in their never-ending search for wines of great quality, pioneering producers, and far-flung vineyards. Fresh to the table this September are seven champions of their respective regions, each committed not only...