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2016 Bollinger Boat race Double Bubble special offer

By on 23/03/2016

Offer runs until 8th April! The 162nd Boat Race race is taking place this Sunday so what better way to celebrate such a British occasion than with a special offer on two of our favourite champagnes! Not to mention that our Chiswick shop is within not so many boat lengths of the river so do drop by (even on Sunday) and take advantage of this limited time offer - check our Easter opening times below*.

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A joyous vintage for Barolo & Barbaresco

Piedmont 2011- A joyous vintage for Barolo & Barbaresco

By on 18/03/2016

Vintage Overview 2011 was generally a warm vintage in the rolling hills of Piedmont. Spring began with a good early heatwave that got the flowering of the vines off to a perfect start. The warmth continued and it was looking like it might be a very quick season, until June, when the temperature dropped a little and stayed cool to the end of July.

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Màquina & Tabla – More Magical Wines from Spain at L&S

By on 07/03/2016

Màquina & Tabla – More Magical Wines from Spain at L&S It was an exciting day when we first discovered these brilliant wines, and we are delighted to be introducing them to the UK and share the joy - each wine has an incredible sense of identity and real pow! Yet all done with such charm and restrained style, they just make you smile.

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February Sale Ends Monday

February Sale ends on Monday & other Highlights

By on 27/02/2016

Just a quick note to say that our February Sale draws to a close this coming Monday at midnight. There's still plenty of great bargains to be picked up so take advantage of our FREE nationwide delivery for all orders over £100 and stock up your wine rack!  All of our shops are open until 8pm this evening with Chiswick open from 11am till 5pm tomorrow.

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Oberto Barbera

Last parcel: A superbly priced Barbera d’Alba from Andrea Oberto

By on 23/02/2016

Azienda Agricola Andrea Oberto [caption id="attachment_23362" align="aligncenter" width="498"] View over Barbera vineyards - Piedmont[/caption] Dear {}, We've just a few cases left of this outstandingly good value Barbera from one of our top Piedmont producers. A small family run business based in La Morra with over sixteen hectares of vineyards and producing ten wines, The San Giuseppe is made from a selection of grapes from one of Andrea Oberto's best vineyards.

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Informal tasting: Haskell II Stellenbosch this Friday 12th Feb

By on 10/02/2016

We will be opening a bottle of one our favourite South African reds from Stellenbosch this Friday evening from 16:00 onwards, so do drop by and say Hi! 170 Fulham Road, London, SW10 9PR – [map] [caption id="attachment_23260" align="aligncenter" width="494"] Haskell Vineyards Stellenbosch[/caption] The Haskell vineyard is on the slopes of the Helderberg mountain range in Stellenbosch, South Africa’s best-known wine region in the Western Cape.

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