Posted on Mon 5th Dec 2016 at 12:09
The signs are that consumer spending is healthy, despite the various political and economic shocks that 2016 has delivered.
Posted on Tue 15th Nov 2016 at 12:09
The government’s Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme closed for applications on 31 March 2016. Rather than the 20,000 applications it was expecting, the scheme has received just 4,800.
Posted on Tue 25th Oct 2016 at 12:05
Another great review from Exotic Wine Travel, this time for the Stobi Syrah Barrique premium red wine.
Posted on Mon 10th Oct 2016 at 14:09
In another sign of how important the Stobi area is to the world’s cultural heritage, the American Embassy in Skopje – the capital of Macedonia – has just granted $89,000 to conserve the floor mosaic of the Episcopal Basilica’s baptistery.The Basilica is the most significant Christian building in all of Stobi, and it is thought to date from the 4th century AD, making it the oldest church in Macedonia. It is possible that it was built by the bishop Budius, who took part in the first ecumenical council in Niceaea, in 325 AD.The basilica was excavated for the first time in 1918, and th
Posted on Wed 28th Sep 2016 at 09:46
A leading wine distributor has recently released figures suggesting that gastropubs are driving a boost in the consumption of premium wines.
Posted on Fri 16th Sep 2016 at 12:10
We are delighted to announce that Stobi will be attending the SITT event in London and Manchester next week.
Posted on Thu 15th Sep 2016 at 12:16
Love our wines, but wonder what goes on behind the scenes at the Stobi winery in Macedonia? Here’s another of our occasional updates from our busy team:
Posted on Tue 13th Sep 2016 at 12:17
We were delighted to see the Stobi Vranec Veritas Reserve come top in a recent wine tasting by the Exotic Wine Travel on YouTube.
Posted on Sun 28th Aug 2016 at 09:28
If you want to learn more about our wines and prepare yourself for the Specialist Importers Trade Tasting (SITT) then read this short Q & A. It gives you an insight into our wines, what wine will get you talking at the event, exciting new developments coming to Signature Wines and what wines we recommend for on and off trade.
Posted on Sat 20th Aug 2016 at 11:27
We are delighted with the Harpers article on Eastern Mediterranean wines this month which heralds the praises for our Stobi Vranec wines.“Macedonia continues to focus on the tannic, polyphenol-packed Vranec grape.Macedonia has made more inroads into the UK market: its wineries sell into M&S and other supermarkets while a range of whites, rosés and reds, including two Vranec from producer Stobi’s (based in the Tikveš region) are available through the on-trade and independents.” The Vranec grape is in fact used in four of the Stobi wines, available to buy from Signature Wines who