Champagne & Sparkling

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It’s that time of year again. Shopping arcades turn into a sea of red and pink, cute chubby teddy bears line up offering bouquets of heart-shaped chocolates, and panicked shoppers bolt around trying to grab the most thoughtful-looking bunch of flowers. Happy Valentine’s Day! Whatever your thoughts on this most Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago
Everyday Wine

Matching wine and pancakes

Pairing wine with pancakes can be a great combination. Below are some typical pancake formats with suggested matching wines. Pancakes with sugar & lemon If you like your traditional sugar and lemon pancakes, try a lightly sweet wine such as a delicately tangy Muscat to compliment the citrus sweetness. Pancakes Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago
Everyday Wine

January is a time for …

With many of us taking on New Year’s Resolutions, January is becoming known under many alternative names, for example, ‘Dryuary’, intended for those brave folk who have decided to give up drinking for the month altogether. (Incidentally, if you are following the alternative ‘Ginuary’, you can find our delicious Own Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago
Everyday Wine

Top 10 Christmas Wines

It’s that time of year again, and whatever your festive traditions, they’re bound to involve a little tipple (or two). Corney & Barrow have been trading independently since 1780, so we know a bit about celebrating. We caught up with Fine Wine Sales Manager, Joe Muller to get some advice Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago
Everyday Wine

It’s Sherry Week!

It’s time to celebrate Sherry – one of the great misunderstood wines of the world. Here’s some things you might not know… 1) Sherry comes from Jerez (or Xeres), in south-west Spain. It has to be made in the Andalucian triangle (Jerez de la Frontera, Sanlúcar de Barrameda and El Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago
Everyday Wine

Fashion v. Wine

Hey all you fashionistas. London Fashion Week is here! Fashion is not just about clothes. Like the great Coco Channel said –   We totally agree. And in celebration, we’ve matched a selection of our designer Own Label wines to some of our favourite style icons over the years. Wine, Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago
Everyday Wine

Happy Cabernet Day!

It’s the last Thursday in August, which means that International Cabernet Day is upon us! Cabernet Sauvignon is the love-child of Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc, and can be found virtually everywhere you make wine. It loves long, warm summers (just like us!), and although it may not be the Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago