What we've been up to

Bellavista unveil new look at Galvin La Chapelle

Bellavista unveil new look at Galvin La Chapelle

16th May, 2014

Over 40 customers, journalists and Liberty team enjoyed a wonderful evening on the Terrace at Galvin La Chapelle earlier this week to celebrate the launch of the striking new look for

André Simon Food & Drink Book Awards announced

André Simon Food & Drink Book Awards announced

27th March, 2014

Our own David Gleave is a trustee of the highly regarded André Simon Memorial Fund annual food and drink book awards...

Four days in February, four great cities…

Four days in February, four great cities…

7th March, 2014

Four days in February, four great cities…

Last week saw the Liberty Wines team take on four cities in four days as we hosted Portfolio Tastings in Bristol, Edinburgh, Dublin and Manchester...

Jennifer Docherty: My top wines from the Liberty Wines Portfolio Tasting

Jennifer Docherty: My top wines from the Liberty Wines Portfolio Tasting

21st February, 2014

Back in January at the London Portfolio Tasting we dragged wine buyer Jennifer Docherty away from the wines and asked her which ones had stood out the most for her. Follow the link below to a short video where she talks us through them...

A Liberty line-up

A Liberty line-up

14th February, 2014

On a bright and sunny Thursday morning in London, winemaker Matt Thomson took some of our sales team through a selection of wines that he and Liberty Wines are involved with. In a fascinating tasting session, they travelled between France, Italy and New Zealand gaining Matt‘s expert insight into the winemaking process...

"These are exciting times" declares David Gleave MW at the Liberty Wines Portfolio Tasting

"These are exciting times" declares David Gleave MW at the Liberty Wines Portfolio Tasting

7th February, 2014

In this short video David Gleave MW shares his thoughts on the Liberty Wines Portfolio Tasting which took place at The Oval Cricket Ground in London on 22nd January 2014. With a focus on premium wines...

A Sauvignon surplus? News from Kim Crawford

A Sauvignon surplus? News from Kim Crawford

7th February, 2014

Over the past week or so, vineyard managers across Marlborough have been thinning the fruit on the vines. With tales of so-called shortages dominating the headlines in 2013, our friends at 

“Your greatest tasting ever!”

“Your greatest tasting ever!”

31st January, 2014

So said Bea Contini Bonacossi from Capezzana, “Every year is better than the one before!”. 

With record numbers for both wines on show and customers through the door...

Valdespino and Moro - a winning combination...

Valdespino and Moro - a winning combination...

22nd October, 2013

On a warm but wet October day a select group were invited to attend a lunch accompanied entirely by sherries from Valdespino...

A happy harvest at Willunga 100

A happy harvest at Willunga 100

17th October, 2013

As the harvest comes to a close across the vineyards of the northern hemisphere it is nice to see how they do things on the southern side! The team at Willunga 100 have just sent through a lovely short film of their harvest time from earlier in the year which gives a great snapshot of all the hard work that goes into their wines...

Celebrating the harvest with Domaine Laroche

Celebrating the harvest with Domaine Laroche

11th October, 2013

Importers and customers from around the globe arrived in Chablis last Thursday for Domaine Laroche’s annual Harvest Celebration. Upon arrival at the top of the Premier Cru Vaudevey vineyard...

An Iberian adventure

An Iberian adventure

10th October, 2013

This week we hosted a second focus tasting in our new offices, this time concentrating on the wines of Spain and Portugal. Organised as a self pour tasting where customers could go round in their own time...