Tell Me More About… Cossetti

Tell Me More About… Cossetti

Sounds Italian… Eccellente! Cossetti is a Piedmont producer of some standing. The family has been producing wine since 1891 when Giovanni Cossetti decided to transform the family farm into a wine estate. 1891! That’s makes Cossetti a more established wine producer...
Tell Me More About… MAAL Wines

Tell Me More About… MAAL Wines

MAAL? What’s with the capital letters, did your shift key get stuck? No, and I’m not shouting either. MAAL’s an acronym. It stands for Malbec As Alfredo Likes. Who’s Alfredo and why does he like Malbec so much? Alfredo Merlo is a young Argentine winemaker who loves...
The Knotted Vine’s Six Wines of Christmas

The Knotted Vine’s Six Wines of Christmas

We’ve selected half a dozen Christmas crackers to get you through Christmas lunch, Boxing Day cold turkey and way beyond. Cheers, and Merry Christmas! 47 AD Prosecco DOC NV This is a classy serve and perfect as an aperitif on Xmas morning. It’s refined, not too...
Introducing New Aussie Agencies Aphelion and Flor Marché

Introducing New Aussie Agencies Aphelion and Flor Marché

This autumn sees two new Australian agencies join The Knotted Vine portfolio, further boosting its burgeoning Aussie line-up. Joining the likes of Koerner, Ministry of Clouds, David Franz and La Violetta in the list are Aphelion from McLaren Vale and Flor Marché from...
Out The Box 2017: ‘Pushing The Boundaries’

Out The Box 2017: ‘Pushing The Boundaries’

It’s three weeks since Out The Box brought more than 200 wines from seven importers to The Crypt on the Green in Clerkenwell. October 3rd saw trade and press alike head to the beautiful space beneath St James Church to taste wines from a clutch of like-minded,...
The World According to… Ministry of Clouds

The World According to… Ministry of Clouds

Bernice Ong and Julian Forwood are Ministry of Clouds, one of the most original and exciting producers in the Knotted Vine portfolio. Their wines are refined, pure and expressive and speak of the terroir where the grapes are sourced as well as the distinct...