31 Days of German Riesling

31 Days of German Riesling

31 Days of German Riesling 19 JULY 2018 This month we’re taking part in ’31 Days of German Riesling’, a month-long celebration of Germany’s signature grape. It’s a campaign involving independent merchants, restaurants and wine bars across...
Birichino tasting this Friday

Birichino tasting this Friday

Birichino tasting this Friday 15 MARCH 2017 Tomorrow evening, we’re hosting what has become one of the highlights of our Friday night pouring calendar. Alex Krause from Birichino in Santa Cruz, California joins us for a pouring of five wines and this time...
A red and a white (but no blue)

A red and a white (but no blue)

A red and a white (but no blue) 8 DATE 2017 It’s an American theme for this Friday’s free tasting as we pour a white and a red from two ends of California: Vina Robles Cabernet Sauvignon Estate 2014 (£22.30)From high terrain vineyards in Pasa...
Footnotes

Footnotes

Footnotes 31 AUGUST 2017 In case you hadn’t realised, we’re back from our adventures in Portugal. A fine time was had by all and as harvest came three weeks early, we got to foot tread the 2017 Quinta de la Rosa Port. That Port has our prints all over it....
Thank you Flossie

Thank you Flossie

Thank you Flossie 10 JULY 2017 Thank you to everyone who turned out for our tasting last Friday with Andrew and Emma Nielsen and Flossie the Pug from Le Grappin. It’s always a delight to welcome the Legrappinistes to the shop and we thought the wines were tasting...

Baja to the future

Baja to the future 22 JUNE 2017 Phew, what a long day it was yesterday. Here’s a condensed, low key update with no horses or plumes and day dress rather than robes although Mrs Prohibition Wines will still be wearing her EU hat. Join us tomorrow evening for a free...