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Wines for Autumnal Dishes

Posted on: October 21st, 2013 by Andrew No Comments

We are often being asked for wine and food recommendations and so at this time of year with the rain falling outside and the sound of gunfire in the distance,  what better than some suggestions of wines to partner game.  Here is a selection of wines that we can recommend with a variety of dishes using some of the game meat that becomes available now. If you fancy any of them, just click on the name to take you to the relevant page on the site. (more…)

Summer Tasting Case – make the most of the sun!

Posted on: July 8th, 2013 by Andrew No Comments

This Summer already looks more benign than last year with a really corking weekend just gone, enlivened by an historic Wimbledon win for Andy Murray- just the sort of weekend that requires a lovely summery wine,  whether a chilled white or rosé or a cool,  fruity red.   Lets hope this heat continues for a few weeks allowing plenty of excuses to crack open a bottle and relax in the garden.

Our tasting case reflects this better weather with a selection that includes some lighter whites and a rosé.  As usual the case is at a genuine discount with some great value wines included. Give it a try.


Marvellous Montagnacs – Great new wines from the Languedoc – July Newsletter

Posted on: July 3rd, 2013 by Andrew No Comments

Located in the heart of the Languedoc,  Montagnac have been making wine since 1937.  Montagnac wines were exported to ancient Rome as evidenced by the MAF seal amphorae found at the estate.  The quality of the wines comes from the diversity of soils, which extend from the edge of the Thau Lagoon to the Herault valley.  The area is dominated by a Mediterranean climate  conducive to the cultivation of the vine. (more…)

April Newsletter – available now

Posted on: April 15th, 2013 by Andrew No Comments

The April edition of  our evergreen Cellar Notes is now at the printers with its selection of offers, news and Bin Ends. We have already posted the Wine of the Month on this site and will also be posting our Spring tasting case in the next few days. Meanwhile, if you would like a hard copy or PDF to peruse  please contact us on andrew@quantockabbey and we will email or send you a copy, whichever you prefer.

Delivery Times

Posted on: December 20th, 2012 by Andrew No Comments

We are now closed for orders until after Christmas. Any orders received after today will not be despatched until the New Year.

We hope you all have a wonderful Christmas and New Year

Andrew, Chris and the Team.

September / October Newsletter

Posted on: October 8th, 2012 by Andrew No Comments
What counts for summer is over and Autumn has swept in with more of the same. Its time to put away thoughts of salads and barbeques and start stocking up on wines for the winter months ahead. We have a few wintry offerings on these pages that should grab your interest including our poular seasonal taster case.
Our Summer Tasting at Crowcombe will now be on September 27th in the evening at Crowcombe Court. For more information check our new blog or contact us here
Happy Drinking.

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