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Wines from Spain Awards 2014 – the results are out…

  The results of the 2014 Wines from Spain Awards have been announced… The selection of 102 wines singled out for recognition included a fantastic 16 from our portfolio. We’re delighted that a few of these received further recognition for ‘Best’ of category …

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Pretty damn impressive!

Further to our article last month regarding the fantastic success of both Rimauresq and Turckheim at the Decanter World Wine Awards, we just thought it’s worth highlighting just how good these wins were…  Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA) ·  15,000 …

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Decanter World Wine Awards 2014…

And so to the Decanter World Wine Awards 2014 – here are some of the highlights… It’s a great year for our French agencies, with Turckheim Grand Cru Brand Riesling 2010 and Turckheim Grand Cru Brand Pinot Gris 2008 both …

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IWSC 2014 – results announced

So another of the big wine competitions – the IWSC has released their ‘Northern Hemisphere’ results. Taking Gold medals: Artesa Rioja Reserva 2007 “Garnet hue.  Pungent aromas of ripe black cherries, figs and cloves. Firm tannins, fresh acidity and concentrated, with flavours …

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Le Riche – Consistency Award

Top 100 SA Wines 2014 results Now in its fourth year, the Top 100 SA Wines competition this year attracted 491 entries, up 15% on 2013. Congratulations to Le Riche for their Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 which won the ‘Wine Consistency …

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A Knight in Kiwi Armour!

Knighthood recognises remarkable business growth for Sileni Estates founder Graeme Avery honoured by Her Majesty the Queen for contribution to business  Sileni Estate CEO and President Graeme Avery has become Sir Graeme after being awarded a Knight Companion of the …

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Moët UK Sommelier of the Year winner announced!

The Academy of Food & Wine Service (AFWS) has announced the winner of the 2014 Moët UK Sommelier of the Year awards. The 12 semi-finalists met on 12th June at London’s Mandarin Oriental Hotel and, after competing in a series …

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International Wine Challenge 2014 – medal-winners

The results from the IWC 2014 awards are now all in. This year saw entries split into two separate ‘tranches’ for the first time – with producers able to submit wines to either tranche. The results from the 1st tranche …

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Celebrating another Sommelier Wine Award win!

      Delighted by another Sommelier Wine Awards ‘Merchant of the Year’ title for 2014 - Danny Spencer, Boutinot Sales Director, celebrated the news with lunch at Manchester House! As he enjoyed a glass of Champagne Lallier Brut Rosé Grand Cru with Chef …

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Let’s talk about Six! …

Well the news from the Sommelier Wine Awards competition 2014 is finally in – with some great wins for our wines and producers. We’re absolutely delighted with a tally of 31 Gold medals – including 11 ‘extra’ awards (Critics’ Choice, By …