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Liberty Wines opens its doors to new wine apprentice

Liberty Wines opens its doors to new wine apprentice

4th October, 2013

Liberty Wines announces Joanna Black as the seventh appointee for its Liberty Wines’ Apprentice Programme. The comprehensive two year programme will see Joanna work two vintages, complete her WSET Diploma and gain experience in all aspects of the wine business with a leading distributor...

Tim Kirk of Clonakilla named Australian Winemaker of the Year!

Tim Kirk of Clonakilla named Australian Winemaker of the Year!

27th September, 2013

This week we were delighted to hear that at a gala dinner in Sydney, Gourmet Traveller Wine magazine announced Tim Kirk of Clonakilla as their Australian Winemaker of the Year! In a highly competitive field of eight that also included Nick Farr of By Farr Wines...

Liberty Wines strengthens its English sparkling portfolio with Hattingley Valley

Liberty Wines strengthens its English sparkling portfolio with Hattingley Valley

31st July, 2013

We are delighted to announce that Liberty Wines has been appointed the exclusive agent in Ireland for Hattingley Valley.

One of the new generation of English sparkling wine producers,

Double Trophy success for Liberty at IWC Merchant of the Year Awards

Double Trophy success for Liberty at IWC Merchant of the Year Awards

19th July, 2013

We are delighted to have been named On-Trade Supplier of the Year for the fifth successive year and Italy Specialist Merchant of the Year for the 11th time at last night‘s International Wine Challenge 2013 Awards dinner...

Willunga 100 Cabernet Shiraz is well reviewed by Wine Spectator

Willunga 100 Cabernet Shiraz is well reviewed by Wine Spectator

26th June, 2013

Following its Gold medal success at last year’s Sommelier Wine Awards, the Willunga 100 McLaren Vale Cabernet Shiraz 2010 continues to draw plaudits – most recently from Harvey Steiman in the current (31 July) issue of Wine Spectator magazine.

Awarding 90 points...

Ata Rangi flies the flag for Wairarapa at Gold Awards

Ata Rangi flies the flag for Wairarapa at Gold Awards

25th June, 2013

Ata Rangi is the first company from Wairarapa to be named Supreme Winner at the Wellington Gold Awards...

Liberty Wines adds its first ever Cava to the portfolio

Liberty Wines adds its first ever Cava to the portfolio

24th May, 2013

We are delighted to announce that Cavas Ferret has joined the Liberty Wines portfolio and is the first ever Cava producer to feature in our list.

Liberty Wines buyer Jennifer Docherty says: “We’ve searched long and hard for the right Cava...

Three Trophies and six Golds at the IWC 2013

Three Trophies and six Golds at the IWC 2013

22nd May, 2013

We are delighted to announce that six wines from our portfolio have scooped nine Trophy and Gold medals between them at this year’s International Wine Challenge. The Pieropan ‘La Rocca’ Soave Classico has been awarded the Italian White Trophy for the fourth successive year and the Soave Trophy for the second year running...

Four Trophies and nine Golds at the 2013 Decanter World Wine Awards

Four Trophies and nine Golds at the 2013 Decanter World Wine Awards

20th May, 2013

The 2013 Decanter World Wine Awards have been announced and we are delighted that nine of our wines have received 13 Trophy and Gold medals between them.

Regional Trophies were awarded to the Altos Las Hormigas Malbec Clasico 2012 (Argentinian Malbec under £15 RRP)...

Four Liberty wines make the 2013 SWA Gold List

Four Liberty wines make the 2013 SWA Gold List

9th May, 2013

This year’s Sommelier Wine Awards results are out and four wines from the Liberty portfolio have been awarded a coveted place on their 2013 Gold List – an “ultimate wine list” of those judged to be the best in the competition.

A further 16 wines were awarded a Silver medal...

Liberty Wines adds first Tasmanian wines from Dawson & James

Liberty Wines adds first Tasmanian wines from Dawson & James

19th April, 2013

Dawson & James, the project of two of the Australian wine industry’s most experienced winemakers...