One of our wine suppliers, Berkmann Wine Cellars, has set up a fantastic programme, Help 4 Hospitality. You can now buy their restaurant-quality wines for special retail prices on www.berkmann.co.uk/h4hshop. Use our unique voucher code H4H027 during..
A lot of people ask us “How good is the wine?” The answer is often subjective so we thought we’d try to find a more objective method … Enter Vivino and their wine rating system.
Vivino is the world’s most popular wine community and most downloaded..
For Bouchon, family is everything: past, present and future. A young Julio Bouchon Jr. joined the family project halfway through the 90s. His siblings Juan and María came on board ten years later. Their arrival coincided with a new phase for Bouchon:..
New Zealand Winegrowers will be co-ordinating a series of events on May 6 to mark the seventh International Sauvignon Blanc Day – billed as a global social media wine tasting. Although this is another ‘international’ campaign to highlight a certain..
Most wine history books agree that there is no doubt wine was first made in the Middle East. Noah, Naboth, Christ, St. Paul, the great Roman Temple at Baalbeck, are all but few of the evidence that support this fact.
Theories even exist to suggest that..
Lebanese wine tradition dates back 5,000 years, when the ancient inhabitants of Lebanon, the Phoenicians, first began tending vineyards. The Phoenicians exported wine to ancient Egypt, Rome, Greece and Carthage; introducing the world to viticulture and..
Cited by Pliny the Elder, Mount Bargylus, known today as Jebel Al-Ansariyé, spreads from the Orontes Valley near the ancient city of Antioch to the Eleutherus Valley in the south of ancient Emesa.
This land is a country of mystery and legends where wine..