There has never been a better time to be a wine lover. Not only has the range of available wines improved dramatically but producers are focussing more on creating elegant, balanced wines, made for drinking rather than effect.
Our job, or more properly our passion, is to source and sell wines that are a pleasure to drink and which tell a story. We often visit wineries directly, trying better to understand how the wines are made and where they come from. Our portfolio is made up of mainly small, family producers, many of whom practice organic and biodynamic viticulture.
John founded and managed New World Wines, an importer and distributor of fine wine based in Bermuda, from 1997 – 2013. Prior to that he was a barrister and attorney practicing in Bermuda.
Mat has studied Viticulture and Oenology at Lincoln University in Christchurch, New Zealand and has worked at both Neudorf in Nelson and Larkmead in Napa Valley.