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#DrinkBetter – What Makes Our Wines Special?

This month we’re focusing on our #DrinkBetter campaign. If you’re cutting down on alcohol or giving up completely for January, when you eventually reach for a bottle, make sure it’s worth it. We believe in every single bottle of wine that we produce and that’s why we can offer a 100% guarantee on any wines that are not enjoyed.  What

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#DrinkBetter – Two Wineries To Visit In Chile

We work with some of the most passionate winemakers in the world. Developing these personal relationships allows us to bring you the wines we know you love. From the hills of Romania to the fields of Lebanon, we search high and low looking for quality and value. That’s why we’re so confident in our #DrinkBetter campaign, ensuring that whenever you pick

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#DrinkBetter: Roasted Vegetables & Salmon

Gyms and health food stores, the two industries that must absolutely love January. With new year resolutions and commitments to a healthier lifestyle in full flow, we’re all looking for ways to improve our lifestyle in 2017. Our #DrinkBetter campaign promotes quality over quantity. We appreciate that many people will make the choice to cut down on their alcohol consumption in

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How’s The Willpower?

Last week we introduced our new campaign to #DrinkBetter. Knowing that January is the time of restrictions, we firmly believe that if you’re going to be cutting down, make it rewarding. So instead of rewarding yourself with supermarket plonk, reward yourself with a true treat. A wine from a boutique vineyard, made with passion to reflect the true taste of

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New Year, New You? #DrinkBetter

By the time Sunday rolls around, statistically 27.4% of all New Year resolutions would have already failed. 41% of New Year resolutions fail before the first month is out, and less than 50% are still in effect after 6 months. One of the most popular New Year resolutions is cutting down on your alcohol consumption and living a healthier lifestyle. From

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Partnering Malbec With A Delicious Duck Recipe

Duck with red cabbage puree and chestnut mash As the nights have very much drawn in now and there’s a nip in the air I wanted to put something together that would be winter on a plate. The mash bringing me back to when I used to go chestnut picking with my grandfather and the red cabbage puree reminding me

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How To Make Mulled Wine

Mulled wine is incredibly easy to make and absolutely delicious. One of the most popular questions we get asked in December is “How do you make mulled wine?”. We’re just a couple of weeks away from Christmas now, so we thought it would be the perfect time to pop up a quick recipe. When we say quick, we really mean

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Virgin Experience Days Christmas Gift Guide

Note: This is a guest blog by our friends over at Virgin Experience Days Christmas is a time for giving, and it seems every year there’s more people to buy for than ever before. New friends, colleagues, family partners and more, but it’s important to remember those close to us who have always been there, and who (after several years

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Celebrating Thanksgiving

We love a good reason to celebrate, and no celebration is complete without a bottle of wine…or two. Thanksgiving will be celebrated on November 24th this year, and although we as a nation don’t celebrate Thanksgiving, our friends in the USA and Canada will be tucking into some turkey and pumpkin pie, so I think we need to recommend some

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Black Friday – Don’t Miss Out

Sign up to hear about our incredible Black Friday deals HERE Black Friday is very much an American import. The day after Thanksgiving marks the first day of the Christmas shopping season. It also gives us a chance to put some incredible deals in place, and boy do we have some special ones this year. You’ve all seen the hectic

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