The world’s largest producer this year, Italy has been dubbed one of the main ‘winners’ of 2016, with the country enjoying slightly better growing conditions than its European counterparts. Despite being the biggest producer, Italy’s harvest is still down around 2%, while quality is generally good.
A fantastic example of this underrated grape, from one of Italy's leading producers.Read More
One of Italy’s most interesting indigenousgrape varieties, Aglianico, from the dark volcanic soils of Basilicata.Read More
Vietti produce a range of stunning wines, but one that really stands out is their Moscato d’Asti.Read More
Don't exhaust Champagne in the sparkling wine category this summer. Make the most of Prosecco's popularity.Read More
Generally, the outlook is positive for growers across Italy this year, with good rain in the early part of the season offset by blazing heat in July. Over the growing season, there was minimal stress to vines and following the 2014 vintage, many growers were glad to just have something to harvest.Read More
With our latest range additions we venture to central and south-eastern Europe to discover the brilliant, yet often underrated wines of Turkey and Croatia. We also strengthen our regional French and Italian offer with additions from Beaujolais, Languedoc, Puglia and Friuli, while adding a new exclusive cava from Spain and one of Chile’s ... Read More
We caught up with Clare Allan from Huia, one of our organic and biodynamic growers.Read More