News » September 2008


Burgundy Tasting & Dinner with Allen Meadows – Full Details

We have long been devotees of Burgundy – and for the first time are holding a tasting and dinner to showcase the full range of this region’s wonderful wines.  

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First Thoughts – Rhone 2007

Last week we ventured south to the Rhône Valley to taste through the 2007s from the bottom of Châteauneuf-du-Pape to the top of Côte Rôtie. The 2007 vintage has been received well by those journalists who have already taken the...

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La Gioia Riecine 2004

We have been working with Riecine for only three years, but each year we are more impressed by the quality of their wines. I took a bottle of La Goia 2004 home last night (on Robin and Tom‘s reccomendation). I...

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Sesti's New Clothes

A very striking figure clad fully in black arrived yesterday afternoon at our offices bearing 2 bottles of red wine. The glasses were familiar big round and black, although they could have been red, but the clothes looked strangely un-Italian....

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Ransomes Dock wins AA Wine List of the Year

The London restaurant trade seems to thrive on change. While a few of the classic ground-breaking restaurants of the eighties and early nineties are still in existence, very few are still under the same ownership or management. Not so Ransomes...

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