Berkmann's Wine Cellars

Recent News Articles

  • Zero-G Zweigelt Wins Top Award at the SWA
  • 08/08/2016
  • Zero-G Zweigelt Scales Lofty Heights to Win Top Award at the 2016 Sommelier Wine Awards
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  • Autumn 2015 Portfolio Update
  • 07/09/2015
  • I am thrilled to share with you an autumn portfolio update. Four new agencies, 12 countries, slender styles, rich styles, something for everyone; all of them 10/10 delicious.
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  • Robert Parker: Monkey 47 gin deserves 100 points
  • 27/02/2015
  • Parker said: “Monkey 47 is the greatest gin I have ever tasted. It's as good as it gets. If ever a gin deserves 100 points it's that.
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  • Gaillac's x2!
  • 25/02/2015
  • from: Château Lions Lamartine
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  • Allergen information
  • 25/02/2015
  • 2015 Allergen labelling and compliance with Food Information Regulations
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  • Berkmann Wine Cellars Sponsors Top 50 Gastro Pub 2014
  • 31/01/2014
  • Berkmann Wine Cellars are proud to announce their sponsorship of 'Best Newcomer award' at the Top 50 Gastro Pub 2014 hosted by The Morning Advertiser.
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  • Follow Us on Twitter!
  • 04/01/2013
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  • Christmas and New Year 2014 Business Hours
  • 19/12/2012
  • Please note due to the festive period our business hours have changed, this may affect your delivery times.
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  • Sommelier Wine Awards 2012
  • 18/05/2012
  • Berkmann have scooped a personal best of 52 medals in this prestigious competition, judged by some of the most exacting palates in the trade – our customers!
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  • Great Value Wine Merchant of the Year - Again!
  • 18/05/2012
  • Berkmann Wine Cellars has been named Great Value Wine Merchant of the Year by the Sommelier Wine awards for the second time running.
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  • Olympics 2012 Update
  • 11/04/2012
  • With the London Olympics and Paralympics starting shortly we would like to update you on our delivery service during the following dates: 25/07/12- 12/08/12 and the 29/08/12- 9/09/12.
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  • BERKMANN ADDS SEVEN COUNTRIES TO LIST
  • 02/03/2012
  • The 2012 range includes producers from seven countries not featured in last year's list: Russia, China, India, Switzerland, Turkey, Hungary and ... England!
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  • BERKMANN LAUNCHES NEW AUSTRALIAN PORTFOLIO
  • 02/03/2012
  • We are delighted to announce a complete overhaul of our Australian agency portfolio, in what is the most significant range change at Berkmann for fifteen years.
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  • Berkmann Wine Cellars – Summer Newsletter
  • 11/07/2011
  • Find out about all the latest news from Berkmann Wine Cellars, including: the Great Value Wine Merchant of the Year award, South Africa (new wines & food pairing), Mr Berkmann’s birthday and more.
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  • Sommelier Wine Awards 2011
  • 29/06/2011
  • Berkmann is pleased to announce that the Sommelier Wine Awards 2011 brought us 7 Golds, 16 Silvers, and 17 Bronzes.
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  • Great Value Wine Merchant of the Year
  • 20/05/2011
  • Berkmann Wine Cellars has just been awarded the prestigious 'Great Value Wine Merchant of the Year' award in the 2011 Sommelier Wine Awards.
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  • WSET Courses
  • 24/01/2011
  • Berkmann Wine Cellars is delighted to announce that we are now an Approved Programme Provider for WSET Courses.
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  • Berkmann Wine Cellars – Latest Newsletter
  • 05/11/2010
  • Read all the latest news from Berkmann Wine Cellars, including: new wines, a new MW, WSET approved programme providers, wine and food matching from New Zealand, Christmas drinking and more.
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  • Vinos Directo Ati Limited
  • 15/10/2010
  • There is currently a company now named as Vinos Directo Ati Limited (but formerly incorporated as Berkmann Wine Cellars UK Limited) who have been fraudulently using the Berkmann Wine Cellars name.
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  • FINCA ANTIGUA MOSCATEL CHOSEN AT WORLD FAMOUS “EL BULLI”
  • 30/09/2010
  • Familia Martínez Bujanda’s first sweet wine, Moscatel Naturalmente Dulce de Finca Antigua has been selected for the sweet wine list at world famous Catalonian restaurant El Bulli.
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  • Alex Hunt MW
  • 09/09/2010
  • Berkmann Wine Cellars are proud to announce that our Purchasing Director, Alex Hunt, has successfully passed his Master of Wine examination.
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  • Santa Rita crowned ‘Winery of the Year’
  • 09/09/2010
  • Prestigious US magazine Wine & Spirits has named Santa Rita ‘Winery of the Year’, recognising their commitment to quality, and consistency of their wines.
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  • DECANTER WORLD WINE AWARDS 2010
  • 03/09/2010
  • Medal winners in the Decanter World Wine Awards 2010 have been announced, and they include 4 Gold and 18 Silver given to wines in the Berkmann portfolio.
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  • INTERNATIONAL WINE AND SPIRITS COMPETITION 2010
  • 19/08/2010
  • Eleven Berkmann wines were awarded Silver (Best in class) or Silver Medal at the recent announcement of the IWSC winners of the northern hemisphere.
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  • De Martino set to measure its Water Footprint
  • 17/08/2010
  • Constantly looking to improve its environmental performance, De Martino has linked up with Water Footprint Network, to improve the management of its water resources.
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  • NEW WAVE SPANISH WINE AWARDS 2010
  • 05/08/2010
  • Two of Berkmann Wine Cellars’s agency wines have been selected for the New Wave Spanish Wine Awards 2010.
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  • 5 stars to Prunotto Barolo 2005
  • 29/07/2010
  • Prunotto Barolo comes up trumps with five stars in Decanter’s recent review of the 2005 vintage in Piedmont. It was also named “Best Value”.
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  • WEINHAUS RESS RIESLING
  • 16/07/2010
  • Balthasar Ress Weinhaus Ress wines have had a facelift, and as of the 2009 vintage, will come in a new, elegant design.
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  • REGALEALI ANNIVERSARY
  • 16/07/2010
  • The 2009 vintage of Regaleali Bianco, Le Rosé, and Nero d’Avola mark the 50th anniversary of this classic range from Tasca d’Almerita.
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  • THE BIG RED WINE BOOK 2010/2011
  • 18/06/2010
  • This best-selling guide to red wine buying in Australia has just been published ‘Down Under’. Among the 1000-plus wines reviewed, you can find several that are stocked by Berkmann Wine Cellars.
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  • NAUTILUS GREEN UPDATE
  • 14/06/2010
  • Marlborough specialists Nautilus operates under the New Zealand Wine Growers sustainable vineyard guidelines, and practices the latest water, waste and energy management.
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  • Fattoria Mancini featured on BBC
  • 02/06/2010
  • Berkmann agency Fattoria Mancini is featured in “Rick Stein’s Food of the Italian Opera”.
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  • International Wine Challenge 2010
  • 27/05/2010
  • Congratulations to the several Berkmann producers who were awarded Gold and Silver medals in the IWC 2010.
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  • SOMMELIER WINE AWARDS 2010
  • 18/05/2010
  • We are pleased to announce that nine Berkmann wines were included either on the Gold or the Silver list in the 2010 Sommelier Wine Awards. One was also given the accolade of ‘Critics Choice’.
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  • MATTHEW JUKES 100 BEST AUSTRALIAN WINES 2010
  • 13/05/2010
  • Congratulations to the eleven Berkmann wines that made it onto Matthew Jukes annual Top 100 Australian Wines list.
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  • TWO GOLD MEDALS FOR BODEGA NORTON
  • 09/04/2010
  • Congratulations to Bodega Norton who won two Gold Medals at the recent Argentina Wine Awards 2010.
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  • OZ CLARKE’S 250 BEST WINES 2010
  • 23/03/2010
  • Oz Clarke has again chosen his 250 favourite wines for the coming year in his annual buying guide. Berkmann Wine Cellars are pleased to announce that three of our agency wines made it into his Top 50.
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  • GLOWING REVIEWS FOR ROSSO DEL CONTE FROM TASCA D'ALMERITA
  • 19/03/2010
  • A Wine Advocate tasting of several vintages from as far back as 1979 saw this top Sicilian wine score 90 points or over on vintage after vintage.
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  • 5 STARS FOR MASI
  • 12/03/2010
  • The 2007 vintage, like 2006, have been given 5 stars, the highest rating, by the Masi Technical Group.
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  • 7TH ANNUAL WINES OF CHILE AWARDS
  • 27/01/2010
  • Congratulations to De Martino and Lapostolle who each were awarded a Gold Medal in the Wines of Chile Awards 2010.
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