Archive for June, 2011

Corney & Barrow’s First Summer Tasting A Big Hit…

We can comfortably say that Corney & Barrow’s first Summer Tasting at the Oxo Tower was a tremendous success. The doors for our private customers opened at 5pm where upon arrival you would immediately find Audrey Campos from Champagne Delamotte showcasing the launch of their spectacular 2002 vintage. A delightful...
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A Special Offer to Celebrate a Great Week at Queens’ Club

We love The Queens’ Club here at C & B. Protector and upholder of many similar values, the Club has successfully maintained its position as a true Mecca for tennis in the heart of London. And never more so than at the Annual tournament; the AEGON Championships. Being involved for the...
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Dragons and Delamotte…….Paddles Up!

The Tuen Ng Festival aka Dragon Boat Day….is for most in this part of the world a sleepy bank holiday. A chance to over indulge all weekend. Wrap gifts of Château Beychevelle etc. Well not for one of the newest arrival’s to the HK office! Ten weeks previously I had...
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Tasting Notes for Conterno

Having grabbed a quick breakfast in Monforte, we headed just south out of the town to Cantina Giacomo Conterno to meet up with Roberto again, this time for the business of tasting the young wines as yet unreleased onto the market. You could feel the temperature change as we made...
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Dinner with Roberto Conterno in Piedmont

Last Thursday morning whilst still a little tired from the wonderful Clos de Tart dinner, Adam (MD), Alison (Buyer) and myself met up at Gatwick for the flight to Torino.  To say I was a little excited about this trip would be an understatement of the year as I am...
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