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Roll Up The Sleeves - It's Harvest Time!

Roll Up The Sleeves - It's Harvest Time!

*unless you're in the Southern Hemisphere, in which case you should keep those sleeves down! I’ve heard it said that the only thing Bordeaux winemakers can do in August is...

Roll Up The Sleeves - It's Harvest Time!

*unless you're in the Southern Hemisphere, in which case you should keep those sleeves down! I’ve heard it said that the only thing Bordeaux winemakers can do in August is...

Vitality, Harmony & Science - Chateau La Baronne

Vitality, Harmony & Science - Chateau La Baronne

The first thing you notice when you walk the vineyards at Chateau la Baronne are the wonderful aromas- flowers, herbs and trees all emanating their distinctive scents. This is not...

Vitality, Harmony & Science - Chateau La Baronne

The first thing you notice when you walk the vineyards at Chateau la Baronne are the wonderful aromas- flowers, herbs and trees all emanating their distinctive scents. This is not...

An Homage to Awatere - Eradus Wines

An Homage to Awatere - Eradus Wines

The Eradus family came to New Zealand from their native Holland in the 1990’s, attracted by what Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson describe as ‘a bucolic life….producing, in the most...

An Homage to Awatere - Eradus Wines

The Eradus family came to New Zealand from their native Holland in the 1990’s, attracted by what Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson describe as ‘a bucolic life….producing, in the most...

Paper Road Strikes Gold

Paper Road Strikes Gold

The canny wine drinkers of Ireland have long been fans of Paddy Borthwick’s Paper Road Pinot Noir, so we are delighted to see what we already know confirmed by Decanter...

Paper Road Strikes Gold

The canny wine drinkers of Ireland have long been fans of Paddy Borthwick’s Paper Road Pinot Noir, so we are delighted to see what we already know confirmed by Decanter...

The August Bank Holiday - Reflections & Libations

The August Bank Holiday - Reflections & Libations

In a time of online banking, the ‘Bank Holiday’ is a quaint, but very welcome, little anachronism. As a child, the bank holiday held a special delight as it was...

The August Bank Holiday - Reflections & Libations

In a time of online banking, the ‘Bank Holiday’ is a quaint, but very welcome, little anachronism. As a child, the bank holiday held a special delight as it was...

International Shiraz Day 2022

International Shiraz Day 2022

Wines Direct started its life in the venerable cellars and vineyards of Bordeaux, a land steeped in the history and tradition of wine. I don’t think Paddy Keogh, himself a...

International Shiraz Day 2022

Wines Direct started its life in the venerable cellars and vineyards of Bordeaux, a land steeped in the history and tradition of wine. I don’t think Paddy Keogh, himself a...