Category Wine Tastings

A bit of news

Some good news and some very good news: The website is back ( – fully functioning and growing by the day. The very good news is that our new Chiantis have arrived from Colognole (Rufina) and Castell’in Villa (Castelnuovo Berardenga). I’ll be at the Decanter World Wine Awards all next week (judging, which is nice) […]

Saturday 24th May Open Bottles

Next week we have wines arriving from Bulfon, Marzo and Petrilli, then Ascheri, Raia, Ciu Ciu and Frentana. It is a fine time to clear those last few cases of the old vintages, so with luck we can help each other out with the bank holiday on bearing down and a half decent weather forecast. […]

Castle Cottage Tasting Dates, heads up

I will set the themes any day now, in the meantime – here are the dates… Thursday 20th June, starting at 7pm Castle Cottage Summer Series (£15) Thursday 1st August Castle Cottage Summer Series (£15) Thursday 29th August Castle Cottage Summer Series (£15) Friday 22nd November Wine Dinner at Castle Cottage (price TBC) Friday 20th […]

The Wine Affair Windsor

We will be in the South East this Sunday at: It is the first time that the event has been held and it is at the same time as The Windsor Contempory Art Fair which is in it’s sixth year.