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Home Tasting, a little insight into the small world of Bat and Bottle

Posted by Ben Robson on

Home Tasting, a little insight into the small world of Bat and Bottle

We have quietly been perfecting the art of ‘Home tasting’, honing our craft whilst presenting to corporate clients, wine clubs and importantly, our own Wine Club! I am over the moon to now be able to present our wines to every corner of the country; the 6 vial sample box is a brilliant product and zoom is proving robust and simple to use, the mould is broken and everyone now has direct access to the slightly anarchic world of Bat and Bottle.  The vials are glass with a plastic screw top, we tried aluminium closures but found temperature fluctuations loosen the...

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Matteo Ascheri - a snippet on Barolo and Bat and Bottle - especially Emma ;)

Posted by Emma Robson on

Matteo Ascheri - a snippet on Barolo and Bat and Bottle - especially Emma ;)

See Bat and Bottle's Youtube where Matteo Ascheri (currently the President of the Consorzio for Barolo Barbaresco Alba Langhe e Dogliani ) gives a brief insight into his own single vineyard 'Pisapola' Barolo , available of course from Bat and Bottle - and have a listen to what he thinks of Ben and Emma (especially Emma!) .

#batwine #italianwine #italianwinelover #italianwinery #cantineascheri #barolo #matteoascheri

One from album:  Polly and Rosie starting their wine education early at Cantina Ascheri in 1999

1999-Polly and Rosie introducing at Cantina Ascheri

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Ben's video blog - Paolo Petrilli's Motta del Lupo Rosso

Posted by Emma Robson on

Ben's video blog - Paolo Petrilli's Motta del Lupo Rosso

See Bat and Bottle's Youtube where Ben Robson of Bat and Bottle takes home a(nother) bottle of Paolo Petrilli's Motta del Lupo Rosso

#batwine #italianwine #italianwinelover #italianwinery #paolopetrilli #veganwine #organicwine

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London Wine Fair's first ever "Online Buyer of the Year" award goes to ... Ben Robson!!!

Posted by Ben Robson on

London Wine Fair's first ever "Online Buyer of the Year" award goes to ... Ben Robson!!!

In a previous life, we would be exhibiting at the London Wine Fair now, enjoying the company of our fellow members of the wine and hospitality trade. The only bit of the Fair that has survived this year is a new string to their bow: 'The Wine Buyers Awards'.  Unbeknownst to me, Emma entered me for the 'Online Specialist Buyer Award' and she most have put in an astonishing application because I won it!

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Wine for a rainy day. Lapo Berti Langhe Nebbiolo 2016

Posted by Ben Robson on

Wine for a rainy day.  Lapo Berti Langhe Nebbiolo 2016

A short video blog, this is a very lovely wine!

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