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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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Trading through the lockdown

Posted by Ben Robson on

Trading through the lockdown

We continue to trade as close to normally as possible.  I will go back to using the blog as it should be used and will now use the events page (link here) to let you know what the local delivery schedule is. National deliveries are going out as normal. We will continue to offer free local delivery for orders of just 6 bottles or more over the lockdown period.  It is possible to click and collect from the warehouse as well, we do our utmost to respect physical distances.

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