Wineman Blog

Here is our blog which contains many articles about the wines we sell here at Wineman

The articles have details about wines, new vintages and offers we are running.

Courier issues so get your orders in fast

All UK couriers are experiencing massive issues currently so please place your orders ASAP

Last Christmas order dates for 2014

Last date for Christmas orders is Monday 22nd December at 1pm. click here for more information

Echeverria Wines from Chile

Echeverria is a family run estate in Molina, Chile. they have bee represented in UK restaurants for over 20 years and continue to be loved by many wine drinkers.

Dona Paula Estate Malbec from Argentina

Dona Paula Estate Malbec is one of the finest examples of Malbec in the UK restaurant scene. This wine is much loved by many people who come back specifically for it each time they visit.

Some more about Perez Cruz wines

Perez Cruz is a boutique winery in Chile producing some world class wines at amazingly low prices

Berton Wines review

A short review of some of Bob Berton's best wines

Where Can I Buy Falanghina Feudi San Gregorio

Where Can I Buy Falanghina Feudi San Gregorio People often ask this question to me and many other wine merchants. How to find the wine you love is often a tedous task. Wines like this are often sold only to the "On Trade" in other words reserved for restaurants only.

Australian Shiraz

Australian Shiraz is one of the most recognised red wines in the UK market

Cuma Organic Malbec

Cuma Malbec is an organic red wine made by Michel Torino in Argentina. From an area in Mendoza which averages over 1700 meters above sea level.

Ondarre Rioja Reserva

Ondarre Rioja Reserva is a wonderful, modern style Rioja. Whilst it retains the oak ageing necessary for a reserve Rioja it is a more fruit driven example


Il Pumo Negroamaro

Il Pumo Negroamaro is a red wine made by the San Marzano co-operative in Puglia, Italy. Formerly braded and known as Lucarelli Negroamaro the new branding and name brings this lovely wine into line with the international range from San Marzano

Gerard Bertrand Gris Blanc

Gris Blanc is a wine that causes lots of discussion among wine lovers. Is it a rose, blush or white wine? It's name leads you to think it's a white but it colour suggests blush!

Faultline Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Faultline Sauvignon Blanc 2013 is the latest vintage of this superb white from Saint Clair in Marlborough

62 Anniversario Primitivo di Manduria

The 62 Anniversario Primitivo di Manduria from San Marzano is regarded as the finest expression of Primitivo availabe. Previously known as Pazzia Primitivo the wine has been rebranded in 2014

Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir

Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir is made in Hermanus, South Africa by Anthony Hamilton Russell. This is a superb Pinot Noir regardrd by many critics as the best Pinot outside of Burgundy

Hamilton Russell Chardonnay

Hamilton Russell Chardonnay is one of South Africa's iconic wines. This Chardonnay consistently places high in the Platters guide with an average of 5 stars and is regarded as the best Chardonnay outside of Burgundy.

Fili Prosecco from Sacchetto

Fili Prosecco is a delightful Prosecco from Italy with a distinctive blue bottle.

Dona Paula Estate Malbec

Dona Paula Estate Malbec is a supreme Malbec from Mendoza in Argentina.

Discover Perez Cruz Wines

a short article on the various wines available in the UK from the renowned Perez Cruz Estate in Chile.

Bob Berton Wines

Bob Berton produces fantastic value for money wines in South Eastern Australia. The Black Shiraz and the Metal Label Vermentino are two of the biggest selling wines in the UK.

Hazy View Wines

Hazy View wines are made in South Africa. There are two wines, the Chenin Blanc and the Pinotage.

Chateau L'Aumerade Cuvee Marie Christine

Cuvee Marie Christine is the flagship rose wine from Chateau L'Aumerade. With it's beautiful bottle and crisp, dry style it's a real winner with all who drink it.

A short history of Primitivo

a short article on the Primitivo grape from an American perspective

Luccarelli Primitivo

Luccarelli Primitivo has been rebranded in the UK as Il Pumo. It is still made by the San Marzano co-operative group from Puglia and is still outstanding in quality.


Il Pumo Wines from San Marzano

San Marzano is a co-operative of over 1000 small growers from the Ouglia area of Sicily. The mains grapes grow are Primitivo and Negroamaro

San Marzano Wines

San Marzano is a co-operative of over 1000 growers in the Puglia region of Italy.

Gigondas Saint Damien

Saint Damien is a red wine from the Gigondas area of the Rhone Valley in France.

The Michel Torino Collection

Michel Torino is one of Argentina's most successful wineries. The wines discussed here are known as Coleccion or Collection.

How to buy The Black Shiraz

How to buy one of Bob Berton's iconic and highly sought after wines.

Cuma Malbec

Cuma Malbec is an organic Malbec from Michel Torino in Mendoza.

Foundstone Unoaked Chardonnay

Foundstone Unoaked Chardonnay is made by Berton Vineyards in Australia. It is a delightful white wine with tropical fruit flavours and not a hint of oak anywhere.

Don David Malbec Reserve 2012

Don David Malbec Reserve is from Michel Torino in Mendoza, Argentina.

The Black Shiraz

The Black Shiraz is from Berton Vineyards in Australia. Part of the metal label range this wine is a rich, dark, brooding Shiraz with great length and flavour.

Fili Prosecco

Fili Prosecco is a delightful Prosecco with fabulous presentation. Don't let the fancy bottle fool you though, this is a serious sparkling wine that not only looks superb but also tastes fantastic

Saint Clair Wairau Reserve

Saint Clair Wairau Reserve Sauvignon Blanc is the iconic white wine from the Saint Clair estate in New Zealand

Pazzia Primitivo

Pazzia Primitivo has been a firm favourite of wine lovers worldwide but it has now changed identity and is known as Primitivo di Manduria Riserva 62 Anniversario.

Perez Cruz Wines

Perez Cruz wines are fabulous wines from Chile. Made from the very best grapes and in the hands of a wonderful winemaker, the wines are sublime.

Sacchetto Pinot Grigio Spumante Blush

Sacchetto Pinot Grigio Spumante Blush is a delightful sparkling wine made in the Venezie area of Italy. It is perfect for celebrations or just enjoying on a hot day with friends. 


Peter Lehmann Black Queen Sparkling Shiraz

The Black Queen is a sparkling Shiraz made by Peter Lehmann in the Barossa region of Australia. This is full flavoured sparkling wine and it's dark colour gives an idea of the depth of fruit that awaits. Not your typical sparkling wine!

Hen and Chicken Chardonnay

The Hen and Chicken Chardonnay is a white wine created by Larry Cherunbino in Australia. It is made in the Pemberton region and the wines made by Larry Cherubino are highly regarded. Recently Larry won Australian winery of the year in the awards from Matt Skinner and James Haliday.

Berton Vineyards

a short blog about the latest news from Berton Vineyards in Australia

Mayor de Ondarre Rioja Reserva

Mayor de Ondarre Rioja Reserva is the premium Rioja made by Bodegas Ondarre

Perez Cruz Cabernet Sauvignon

Perez Cruz are a winery in Chile who create amazing wines with love and great care

Austrian Wines

Austrian Wines in the UK. These wonderful wines can be hard to find but some specialist merchants sell them

Faultline Sauvignon Blanc

Faultline Sauvignon Blanc is from the Marlborough region of New Zealand

Wineman Blog

Here is our blog which contains many articles about the wines we sell here at Wineman

The articles have details about wines, new vintages and offers we are running.

Courier issues so get your orders in fast

All UK couriers are experiencing massive issues currently so please place your orders ASAP

Last Christmas order dates for 2014

Last date for Christmas orders is Monday 22nd December at 1pm. click here for more information

Echeverria Wines from Chile

Echeverria is a family run estate in Molina, Chile. they have bee represented in UK restaurants for over 20 years and continue to be loved by many wine drinkers.

Dona Paula Estate Malbec from Argentina

Dona Paula Estate Malbec is one of the finest examples of Malbec in the UK restaurant scene. This wine is much loved by many people who come back specifically for it each time they visit.

Some more about Perez Cruz wines

Perez Cruz is a boutique winery in Chile producing some world class wines at amazingly low prices

Berton Wines review

A short review of some of Bob Berton's best wines

Where Can I Buy Falanghina Feudi San Gregorio

Where Can I Buy Falanghina Feudi San Gregorio People often ask this question to me and many other wine merchants. How to find the wine you love is often a tedous task. Wines like this are often sold only to the "On Trade" in other words reserved for restaurants only.

Australian Shiraz

Australian Shiraz is one of the most recognised red wines in the UK market

Cuma Organic Malbec

Cuma Malbec is an organic red wine made by Michel Torino in Argentina. From an area in Mendoza which averages over 1700 meters above sea level.

Ondarre Rioja Reserva

Ondarre Rioja Reserva is a wonderful, modern style Rioja. Whilst it retains the oak ageing necessary for a reserve Rioja it is a more fruit driven example


Il Pumo Negroamaro

Il Pumo Negroamaro is a red wine made by the San Marzano co-operative in Puglia, Italy. Formerly braded and known as Lucarelli Negroamaro the new branding and name brings this lovely wine into line with the international range from San Marzano

Gerard Bertrand Gris Blanc

Gris Blanc is a wine that causes lots of discussion among wine lovers. Is it a rose, blush or white wine? It's name leads you to think it's a white but it colour suggests blush!

Faultline Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Faultline Sauvignon Blanc 2013 is the latest vintage of this superb white from Saint Clair in Marlborough

62 Anniversario Primitivo di Manduria

The 62 Anniversario Primitivo di Manduria from San Marzano is regarded as the finest expression of Primitivo availabe. Previously known as Pazzia Primitivo the wine has been rebranded in 2014

Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir

Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir is made in Hermanus, South Africa by Anthony Hamilton Russell. This is a superb Pinot Noir regardrd by many critics as the best Pinot outside of Burgundy

Hamilton Russell Chardonnay

Hamilton Russell Chardonnay is one of South Africa's iconic wines. This Chardonnay consistently places high in the Platters guide with an average of 5 stars and is regarded as the best Chardonnay outside of Burgundy.

Fili Prosecco from Sacchetto

Fili Prosecco is a delightful Prosecco from Italy with a distinctive blue bottle.

Dona Paula Estate Malbec

Dona Paula Estate Malbec is a supreme Malbec from Mendoza in Argentina.

Discover Perez Cruz Wines

a short article on the various wines available in the UK from the renowned Perez Cruz Estate in Chile.

Bob Berton Wines

Bob Berton produces fantastic value for money wines in South Eastern Australia. The Black Shiraz and the Metal Label Vermentino are two of the biggest selling wines in the UK.

Hazy View Wines

Hazy View wines are made in South Africa. There are two wines, the Chenin Blanc and the Pinotage.

Chateau L'Aumerade Cuvee Marie Christine

Cuvee Marie Christine is the flagship rose wine from Chateau L'Aumerade. With it's beautiful bottle and crisp, dry style it's a real winner with all who drink it.

A short history of Primitivo

a short article on the Primitivo grape from an American perspective

Luccarelli Primitivo

Luccarelli Primitivo has been rebranded in the UK as Il Pumo. It is still made by the San Marzano co-operative group from Puglia and is still outstanding in quality.


Il Pumo Wines from San Marzano

San Marzano is a co-operative of over 1000 small growers from the Ouglia area of Sicily. The mains grapes grow are Primitivo and Negroamaro

San Marzano Wines

San Marzano is a co-operative of over 1000 growers in the Puglia region of Italy.

Gigondas Saint Damien

Saint Damien is a red wine from the Gigondas area of the Rhone Valley in France.

The Michel Torino Collection

Michel Torino is one of Argentina's most successful wineries. The wines discussed here are known as Coleccion or Collection.

How to buy The Black Shiraz

How to buy one of Bob Berton's iconic and highly sought after wines.

Cuma Malbec

Cuma Malbec is an organic Malbec from Michel Torino in Mendoza.

Foundstone Unoaked Chardonnay

Foundstone Unoaked Chardonnay is made by Berton Vineyards in Australia. It is a delightful white wine with tropical fruit flavours and not a hint of oak anywhere.

Don David Malbec Reserve 2012

Don David Malbec Reserve is from Michel Torino in Mendoza, Argentina.

The Black Shiraz

The Black Shiraz is from Berton Vineyards in Australia. Part of the metal label range this wine is a rich, dark, brooding Shiraz with great length and flavour.

Fili Prosecco

Fili Prosecco is a delightful Prosecco with fabulous presentation. Don't let the fancy bottle fool you though, this is a serious sparkling wine that not only looks superb but also tastes fantastic

Saint Clair Wairau Reserve

Saint Clair Wairau Reserve Sauvignon Blanc is the iconic white wine from the Saint Clair estate in New Zealand

Pazzia Primitivo

Pazzia Primitivo has been a firm favourite of wine lovers worldwide but it has now changed identity and is known as Primitivo di Manduria Riserva 62 Anniversario.

Perez Cruz Wines

Perez Cruz wines are fabulous wines from Chile. Made from the very best grapes and in the hands of a wonderful winemaker, the wines are sublime.

Sacchetto Pinot Grigio Spumante Blush

Sacchetto Pinot Grigio Spumante Blush is a delightful sparkling wine made in the Venezie area of Italy. It is perfect for celebrations or just enjoying on a hot day with friends. 


Peter Lehmann Black Queen Sparkling Shiraz

The Black Queen is a sparkling Shiraz made by Peter Lehmann in the Barossa region of Australia. This is full flavoured sparkling wine and it's dark colour gives an idea of the depth of fruit that awaits. Not your typical sparkling wine!

Hen and Chicken Chardonnay

The Hen and Chicken Chardonnay is a white wine created by Larry Cherunbino in Australia. It is made in the Pemberton region and the wines made by Larry Cherubino are highly regarded. Recently Larry won Australian winery of the year in the awards from Matt Skinner and James Haliday.

Berton Vineyards

a short blog about the latest news from Berton Vineyards in Australia

Mayor de Ondarre Rioja Reserva

Mayor de Ondarre Rioja Reserva is the premium Rioja made by Bodegas Ondarre

Perez Cruz Cabernet Sauvignon

Perez Cruz are a winery in Chile who create amazing wines with love and great care

Austrian Wines

Austrian Wines in the UK. These wonderful wines can be hard to find but some specialist merchants sell them

Faultline Sauvignon Blanc

Faultline Sauvignon Blanc is from the Marlborough region of New Zealand