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Liberty Wines Achieves Carbon Neutrality

Liberty Wines Achieves Carbon Neutrality

11th April, 2014

We are delighted to announce a major step forward in our environmental programme: Liberty Wines has been certified as carbon neutral from the 1st April. This means that following an independent assessment of our carbon footprint we have agreed to offset a total of 1,462 tonnes of CO2e...

New Commercial Director for Liberty Wines

New Commercial Director for Liberty Wines

9th April, 2014

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Jon Worsley to the newly created role of Commercial Director.

In this new role, Worsley will be charged with strengthening Liberty Wines’ position in the premium sector of the on and off trade as the business continues to grow.

He joins the Liberty Wines team from The Haciendas Company (United Wineries)...

Valentin Bianchi scoops Best Red Trophy at Vinalies Internationales

Valentin Bianchi scoops Best Red Trophy at Vinalies Internationales

17th March, 2014

Valentin Bianchi has made history by scooping the Best Red Wine Trophy at the prestigious 

Liberty Wines strengthens its Burgundy portfolio with Château de Santenay

Liberty Wines strengthens its Burgundy portfolio with Château de Santenay

7th February, 2014

We are pleased to announce our appointment as the exclusive agent for Château de Santenay...

Jochen Dreissigacker named one of The Drinks Business ‘30 winemakers under 40 to watch’!

Jochen Dreissigacker named one of The Drinks Business ‘30 winemakers under 40 to watch’!

10th January, 2014

Celebrating the talent present in the latest generation of winemakers from around the world, The Drinks Business this week published a list of their top ‘30 winemakers under 40 to watch’...

Liberty Wines welcomes Trinity Hill

Liberty Wines welcomes Trinity Hill

3rd December, 2013

We are pleased to announce that Trinity Hill, the renowned Hawkes Bay winery, will be distributed by Liberty Wines from 1 January 2014.

Trinity Hill was one of the pioneers of Gimblett Gravels...

Liberty Wines welcomes latest news from Italy on closures debate

Liberty Wines welcomes latest news from Italy on closures debate

24th October, 2013

A new ministerial decree issued in late September 2013 means that all DOC and DOCG wines can use whatever closure they wish, as long as the local consorzio has amended its regulations.  The new decree has removed the inconsistencies contained in the decree of October 2012...

Liberty Wines opens its doors to new wine apprentice

Liberty Wines opens its doors to new wine apprentice

4th October, 2013

Liberty Wines announces Joanna Black as the seventh appointee for its Liberty Wines’ Apprentice Programme. The comprehensive two year programme will see Joanna work two vintages, complete her WSET Diploma and gain experience in all aspects of the UK wine business with a leading UK distributor...

Charles is the Master...

Charles is the Master...

3rd October, 2013

Once again, Charles Heidsieck knocks spots off the competition, as The Drinks Business announced its 2013 Champagne Masters today.

Just four Champagnes won the highest accolade of ‘Master’ in its category...

Tim Kirk of Clonakilla named Australian Winemaker of the Year!

Tim Kirk of Clonakilla named Australian Winemaker of the Year!

27th September, 2013

This week we were delighted to hear that at a gala dinner in Sydney, Gourmet Traveller Wine magazine announced Tim Kirk of Clonakilla as their Australian Winemaker of the Year! In a highly competitive field of eight that also included Nick Farr of By Farr Wines...

The Wine Merchant Magazine Top 50 Awards 2013

The Wine Merchant Magazine Top 50 Awards 2013

17th September, 2013

The Wine Merchant magazine is the only publication specifically targeting the UK’s independent wine merchants and this year they have created The Wine Merchant Top 50 competition looking for wines of quality and character, with an extra something that marks them out from the supermarket crowd...

Liberty Wines expands its portfolio with cider, craft beer and spirits

Liberty Wines expands its portfolio with cider, craft beer and spirits

11th September, 2013

Liberty Wines has launched an artisan range of cider, craft beer, gin and vermouth including brands such as Craigies Irish Cider and Blackdown Artisan Spirits to complement its award-winning wine portfolio...