VINE TYPES: WHAT IS A CLONE? Throughout centuries of cultivation, winegrowers have paid close attention to their vines, watching for beneficial changes as the plants adapted to their site and growing conditions. They selected those with exceptional attributes and propagated them by cuttings from the original vine into the vine types we call “clones”: genetically […]
We know it can be difficult knowing what to buy on Valentines Day for your loved one. Chocolates and flowers are OK but a little “old hat” and suggest you popped into the 24/7 garage on the way home and grabbed what has been left over. With this in mind we have introduced our now […]
The post Valentines Day bottles of wine with personalised labels appeared first on The wine and accessories blog.
We are pleased to announce the arrival of the petit Chablis from Bernard Defaix. The Petit Chablis is produced from 100% Chardonnay grapes grown on the flatter slopes and is characterised by it’s freshness. Only a small amount of the Bernard Defaix Petit Chablis is produced each year and is bottled 8 months after harvest […]
The post Domaine Bernard Defaix Petit Chablis now available at Barrels & Bottles appeared first on The wine and accessories blog.
With its freshness and vitality, Petit Chablis, Chablis Wines’ premier appellation, is anything but small A fresh, dry, tangy wine, Petit Chablis is the perfect accompaniment for light snacks, barbecues, brunches and picnics. For wine lovers, it goes beautifully with pressed or cooked cheeses, such as Gruyère, or fresh goat’s cheese. It compliments marinated fish […]
The post Accompany your meals and light snacks with a bottle of Petit Chablis appeared first on The wine and accessories blog.