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Matetic Vineyards was recently honored by the celebrated British wine critic Tim Atkin with the Best Red Wine of the Year award for its icon wine, the 2013 Matetic Syrah during the 2018 Prowein international wine fair held in Düsseldorf, Germany in March.
We are proud to introduce the latest addition to our portfolio, Elio Grasso, of Monforte d'Alba, following their debut at our annual Italian Portfolio Tasting.
On Tuesday 6th March, our Italian producers joined us in London for our eagerly anticipated annual Italian Portfolio Tasting at One Great George Street.
Birgit Eichinger and her daughter Gloria visited London this week for the annual Austrian Wine Tasting. Austrian wines are highly acclaimed by experts and wine lovers alike and Austria has become increasingly recognised as leaders in artisinal, hand-crafted wines with distinctive character and epression of terroir.
Our preview tasting of La Rioja Alta S.A Gran Reserva 890 2005 "Seleccion Especial”.
On Monday 15th January a selection of Armit representatives attended The Flavours of New Zealand Wine Trade Tasting event. We were proud to represent two of our acclaimed producers from New Zealand, Astrolabe and Borthwick Vinyards.
Named after the winery’s first vintage in 1890, Gran Reserva 890 is the pinnacle of La Rioja Alta S.A.'s winemaking.
On Wednesday 10th January, we were delighted to showcase a beautiful array of wines at our Burgundy 2016 En Primeur tasting.
When you hear the word pioneer, it calls to mind someone fighting against the odds to establish themselves and survive in an inhospitable environment. It is with therefore not lightly that I call the small, unassuming winery of Stonecroft in the Gimblett Gravels region of Hawkes Bay the original pioneer.
We are proud to present the 2009 vintage of La Rioja Alta Gran Reserva 904.
Le Difese - 70% Cabernet and 30% Sangiovese, is a must have for all Super Tuscan lovers. It is an accessible and thrilling entrance to Super Tuscan wines, and thankfully is designed to be enjoyed straight away.