Lekker Wines Blog

  1. Vilafonté Tasting

    Vilafonté Tasting
    This week we had a visit from Mike Ratcliffe from Vilafonté to do a tasting at The Traddock Hotel in Austwick with Lekker Wines.. We started with some Seriosuly Old Dirt. Then we tasted the new Vintages of Vilafonté Series C and Vilafonté Series M 2020 as well as some back vintages of both Series C and M (available only...
  2. WIN a Muratie MAGNUM

    WIN a Muratie MAGNUM
    Our friends from MURATIE have gifted us aMAGNUM of 2015 Cabernet Sauvignonto gift to one of you... Simply buy any bottle of Muratie wine or their fantastic Ben Prins Vintage Portbetween now and the 14th of April to be entered into the draw...  Every bottle purchased between now and the 14th of April 2023 will give you a chance to win...
  3. Royal Mail Strikes

    Royal Mail Strikes
    Unfortunately this will affect our deliveries. The Communication Workers Union (CWU)has called on its members who collect,sort and deliver the post(and Parcelforce parcels)to take strike action on the following dates: Friday 26th August 2022Wednesday 31st August 2022Thursday 8th September 2022Friday 9th September 2022 We thank you for your understanding in this matter.Please message us if your order is urgent and...
  4. MURATIE WINES from Stellenbosch

    MURATIE WINES from Stellenbosch
    Tucked into the exquisite Knorhoek Valley north of Stellenbosch, Muratie Wine Estate, is under the stewardship of Rijk Melck and his family.
  5. Wine Tasting Italian Style

    Wine Tasting Italian Style
    February saw us tasting Italan wines with Claudio.... Claudio, wine supplier and Lekker Wines Italian wine friend, originally from Verona, kindly came up from the big smoke (loaded with Italian cheese and Wild Boar Salami) to chat to a full house with the fire roaring and the glasses gleaming in the newly redecorated and modernised Dalesbridge Bar.  Tasters enjoyed a...
  6. Shipping Info

    Shipping Info
    We constantly try to get your wine to you next dayif ordered before 12 on a Monday to Thursday. Orders before 12 on a Friday are delivered on a Monday.(obviously, we are at the mercy of the couriers,but NEXT DAY DELIVERY(or as near as humanly possible)is our goal for courier deliveries. We have the same flat rate for all of Mainland...
  7. Our Roots in SA

    Our Roots in SA
    Stephen doing some 'research' for Lekker Wines. I feel very lucky to have grown up in the Western Cape of South Africa and to still have my brother living there, especially as he lives and works in the wine lands. We have enjoyed many a wine tasting together and many a bottle under the famous Stellenbosch oaks. He is our...
  8. 435 HT Teroldego

    435 HT Teroldego
    The story behind the label: Teroldego Rotaliano 435HT... Teroldego is an important indigenous grape from Trentino in the north of Italy. It is a thick skinned grape which produces very deep coloured red wines. 2 friends from Mezzocorona, a town in the province of Trento decided to make this wine from Teroldego, and with the help of a third friend...
  9. A nice bottle of Red

    A nice bottle of Red
    One of the first things we try and establish when matching someone with a bottle, is what they normally like to drink, and I can tell you that the most common response by far is: “A nice bottle of red”. Naturally, we think all our reds are nice! But red wine has such a variety of styles, ranging from light...
  10. Mixed Wine Selection Cases

    Mixed Wine Selection Cases
    We have carefully selected a shortlist of great mixed wine cases for your enjoyment. Our choices come from our experience in wine retail where we match style and budget to the occasion at hand. If you don’t see what you like, or you feel like you need a bit of advice, feel free to email us (info@lekkerwines.co.uk) and we will...

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