Author Archives: Nick

Saint David’s Day, Bordeaux Wine and the Daffodil

Saint David’s Day falls on 1st March and heralds in the Spring. Saint David is the Patron Saint of Wales so let’s take a look at the Welsh connections to Bordeaux and its wines . . . I’ve been wanting … Continue reading

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Declassified Bordeaux – Our Signature Wines, The Saints Estephe and Julien

Our Signature Wines highlight the passions and strengths of the wine makers that created them and bear the trademark characteristics of the AOCs that birthed them. Unique in the UK; these wines are exclusive to Bordeaux-Undiscovered. Each Signature Wine has … Continue reading

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Declassified Bordeaux – Our Signature Wines, The Pauillac and Pomerol

Our Signature Wines highlight the passions and strengths of the wine makers that created them and bear the trademark characteristics of the AOCs that birthed them. Unique in the UK; these wines are exclusive to Bordeaux-Undiscovered. Each Signature Wine has … Continue reading

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What is Declassified Bordeaux and why are we being told it is Special? The Key Facts

Over the past few years Declassified Bordeaux Wines have been creeping into the mainstream. Few people know about them and lots of people are put off as ‘declassified’ doesn’t imply the wine will be good quality. The truth, in fact, … Continue reading

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The Surprising Success of Semillon, Sauvignon’s Perfect Partner

Following on from Bordeaux Dry Whites being a surprise hit in our best sellers of 2014 I thought it would be good idea to turn the spotlight on Semillon . . . the grape that makes Sauvignon sing. Sales of … Continue reading

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Best Sellers 2014 – The Whites and a Racy Rose

Whites soared in popularity in 2014 with our cool climate, high altitude wines doing well but the big eye opener was the boom in Semillon – Sauvignon blends. Coupled with a racy Rose these were the best sellers of 2014. … Continue reading

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The Search For High Quality Sparkling Wine – France’s Answer to Prosecco

Whilst Prosecco soars in popularity, are we missing out on what is right in front of us? High quality French sparkling wine is one of the best bubblies you can buy; and it’s well worth discovering . . . French … Continue reading

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Tricks of the Trade – Premier Cru For a Fraction of the Price

We’d all like to drink like Kings but most of the French Premier Crus are so expensive they are far out of reach for most of us. However, savvy wine lovers can steal a trick or two on the chateaux … Continue reading

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Best Sellers 2014 – The Reds

We expanded our range in 2014 with tremendous success. Let’s take a look at the Best Sellers of 2014, starting with the Reds that you enjoyed the most . . . 2014 saw the introduction of a range of brand … Continue reading

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Wines For The Year Of The Ram

With businesses gearing up for the Chinese New Year let’s take a look at what the world of wine has to offer for the Year of the Ram. February 19th heralds in the Year of the Ram with hopes for … Continue reading

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