Posted on Tue 28th Feb 2017 at 15:53
Signature Wines would like to extend a hearty congratulations to Wines Rack’s new West Byfleet store, which has just been named ‘Best Small Store Design of the Year’ at the Retail Interior Awards. This new concept store hosted a special wine tasting event last Friday which Dominic Thranum; Business Development Manager for Signature Wines, attended to showcase two Stobi Wines already stocked by Wine Rack.The wine tasting event was a big success and a great way for the store to showcase its wine knowledge and to prese
Posted on Tue 28th Feb 2017 at 12:24
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 Tue 28th Feb 2017 at 12:22
We are delighted to see specialist Food and Wine website recognise Macedonia and as one of its top 5 international wine destinations!About the region the site says “Forget Burgundy and Napa. The tiny Balkan Republic of just two million people that has been making world class wine since the days of Julius Caesar, but has received recognition from connoisseurs for only a couple”.Macedonia is famous for its culture and historical heritage and is linked to Alexander the Great and the birth place of Mother Teresa. Since the very early Romans times when its emperors favoured its grapes Mace
Posted on Tue 28th Feb 2017 at 12:21
We are delighted to see columnist Will Young list the Stobi Žilavka as One of the ‘Five Best Wines You’ve Never Heard Of’ in the Wall Street Journal Food & Drink ‘Life’ section, in his own words, “the perfect – and most unusual – wines for springtime”.
Posted on Tue 28th Feb 2017 at 12:20
A leading wine distributor has recently released figures suggesting that gastropubs are driving a boost in the consumption of premium wines.
Posted on Tue 28th Feb 2017 at 12:20
A View from the Inside - Each month we talk to people who work, live and love wine. This month we chat to John Charles Townend from House of Townend who stocks both the Stobi Vranec and Žilavka which are both indigenous wines from the Macedonian region of the Eastern Mediterranean.
Posted on Tue 28th Feb 2017 at 12:17
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
Posted on Tue 28th Feb 2017 at 11:50
Investing in a new range of wine is both exciting and a serious commitment, particularly if it’s something outside your customers’ comfort zone.
Posted on Tue 28th Feb 2017 at 11:14
To spread the word about Stobi Wines arrival into the UK this autumn, Signature Wines will be exhibiting at The Wine Gang Fair in London on 9th November 2013.
Posted on Tue 28th Feb 2017 at 11:12
Last month we featured an article where MW Justin Howerd-Sneyd outlined his views on wine education at the Digital Wine Communications Conference, favouring a model which provides customers with clear, concise messages and ‘dinner party one liners’ that consumers can remember and relate to, rather than being ‘wine educated’.