Our systems are undergoing essential maintenance work! Orders can be placed as normal but all account balances are currently showing as £0.00, and both statements and the use of account credit are unavailable (both online & by phone). Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience – we expect services to return to normal by Tuesday.
Only keep wines you lovewith our Society's Promise
Free delivery on12+ bottles or orders of £75+
Over 1500 wineshandpicked by our buyers
Not too sure about how beer is made and what influences the various flavours and styles? This neat infographic, courtesy of The Garden Brewery makes it all clear.
Download this infographic as a PDF
> Return to trip overview
A northern venture
Brewing in pictures
Buyer Sarah Knowles MW embarked on a whirlwind tour of Australia, discovering the jewels of the 2016 vintage and scoping out exciting additions to the Exhibition range, overcoming floods, blackouts and hunting down wild orchids along the way.
Assessing wine when it is still in barrel and making a judgement, not just about its quality, but also its potential keeping quality, is a challenging task which David Marsh was intrigued to witness first hand.
It’s not often that we examine the economics of wine regions, but it’s crunch time in Beaujolais with many growers going out of business. Buyer Toby Morrhall reports on changes taking place to transform the landscape and fortunes of this region and gets under the skin of Beaujolais’ top crus.