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Bancroft Wines Awarded IWC 2021 Medium Agent of the Year

The Wine Merchant: Top 100 & Highly Commended

Andrew Will of Washington State joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Finca Decero of Mendoza, Argentina joins the Bancroft portfolio

Exton Park, Hampshire sparkling wine producer, joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Château Miraval joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Valentin Leflaive Champagne joins the Bancroft portfolio

Frankland Estate strengthens Bancroft Wines’ Australian Portfolio

Bodegas Frontonio joins the Bancroft portfolio

Weingut Bründlmayer and Bancroft team up for UK distribution

Bodegas Emilio Lustau joins the Bancroft portfolio

Bancroft Wines continues its recent growth as they expand their Portfolio and Team

Château La Nerthe Joins The Bancroft Portfolio

Famille Paquet Joins The Bancroft Portfolio

Álvaro Palacios joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Three Beaujolais Properties Join The Bancroft Portfolio

Domaine du Colombier joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Champagne Gaston Chiquet joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Anthonij Rupert Winery joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Constantia Glen joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Isabel Estate joins the Bancroft portfolio

Domaine Thomson Wines joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Dog Point joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Ataraxia Chardonnay 2018: Joint Best White Wine Trophy Winner

Island Gin joins the Bancroft Portfolio

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Bancroft Wines Awarded IWC 2021 Medium Agent of the Year

We are excited to share that Bancroft Wines has been awarded 2021 Medium Agent of the Year by the IWC! The 2021 International Wine Challenge Awards took place Wednesday 30th June. Bancroft Wines CEO, Jon Worsley, says “We are thrilled to be nominated for this award, given how well regarded the IWC is across the […]

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The Wine Merchant: Top 100 & Highly Commended

Last week, The Wine Merchant unveiled its Top 100 and Highly Commended wines of the year. With a record number of entries this year (over 800!), we are delighted to have three of our wines selected in the Top 100 and 16 to be Highly Commended by The Wine Merchant’s judging panel of 40 independent […]

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Andrew Will of Washington State joins the Bancroft Portfolio

We are pleased to announce that Andrew Will of Washington State joins the Bancroft Portfolio. Lenka Sedlackova MW, Senior Brand Manager of Bancroft Wines Comments: “We are excited to be expanding our US portfolio and working with our first Washington State winery. Andrew Will has a long history in the UK market, having been first […]

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Finca Decero of Mendoza, Argentina joins the Bancroft portfolio

Bancroft Wines is pleased to announce the latest addition to the growing portfolio, Finca Decero of Mendoza, Argentina. Previously imported by Berkmann Wine Cellars, this new distribution takes immediate effect. Nick Mason, buyer at Bancroft Wines comments: “We are very delighted to be working with Finca Decero. These hand-made, higher altitude, single-vineyard wines have beautiful […]

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Exton Park, Hampshire sparkling wine producer, joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Bancroft Wines is pleased to announce the newest addition to its portfolio: the Hampshire sparkling wine producer, Exton Park. This will be the first time that Exton Park’s sparkling wines will be made available exclusively through a national UK importer. Damian Carrington, Agency Director of Bancroft Wines comments, “We are thrilled with this new partnership. […]

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Château Miraval joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Bancroft Wines is pleased to announce that Provence star Château Miraval has joined the Bancroft Portfolio. The boost to the Provence portfolio is furthered still by the addition of Hect & Bannier. Nick Mason, buyer at Bancroft Wines comments, “We are delighted to add Miraval to the Bancroft Portfolio. Miraval Rosé is widely recognised across […]

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Valentin Leflaive Champagne joins the Bancroft portfolio

Bancroft Wines is delighted to announce its appointment as the exclusive UK agent for Valentin Leflaive, one of the most innovative producers in Champagne today and one of over 40 exceptional producers to have joined Bancroft in recent months. Jean Soubeyrand, CEO of Oliver Leflaive and Valentin Leflaive writes: ‘We are thrilled about this new […]

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Frankland Estate strengthens Bancroft Wines’ Australian Portfolio

Bancroft Wines is pleased to announce a new addition to their premium portfolio, Frankland Estate from Frankland River, Western Australia. General Manager of Frankland Estate, Hunter Smith says, “Frankland Estate’s passion for organic wine production and thirst for quality align beautifully with the sustainable ethos of Bancroft Wines and their passion to bring together a […]

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Bodegas Frontonio joins the Bancroft portfolio

Bodegas Frontonio has joined the Bancroft portfolio, strengthening the importer’s offering in Spain. Bodegas Frontonio has emerged as one of the most refreshing wine ventures in Aragón, both in terms of recovering old vines and driving Garnacha’s renaissance in the area. Frontonio is one of 40 exceptional producers to have joined Bancroft over the last […]

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Weingut Bründlmayer and Bancroft team up for UK distribution

Bancroft Wines and Weingut Bründlmayer team up for UK distribution of the winery’s famed Grüner Veltliners, Rieslings and sparkling wines. Weingut Bründlmayer is one of 40 exceptional producers previously represented by Fields Morris & Verdin who have joined the growing Bancroft Portfolio. With immediate effect, Bancroft Wines will represent the wines of Weingut Bründlmayer in […]

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Bodegas Emilio Lustau joins the Bancroft portfolio

Bancroft is delighted to announce the addition of the sherries from renowned sherry producer Bodegas Emilio Lustau to its growing portfolio. Comments from Lenka Sedlackova MW, Senior Brand Manager of Bancroft Wines: Lustau is an award-winning and well-established sherry brand with a long tradition and great reputation, producing wines from all three towns of the […]

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Château La Nerthe Joins The Bancroft Portfolio

Bancroft Wines adds the wines of Château La Nerthe in Châteauneuf-du-Pape to their growing portfolio. Château La Nerthe is one of the oldest properties in Châteauneuf-du-Pape and is owned by the Richard family, who also own estates in Tavel, Beaujolais and Bordeaux. The Château was built in the 18th century but historical winery records date […]

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Famille Paquet Joins The Bancroft Portfolio

Bancroft Wines is pleased to announce the addition of Famille Paquet to the portfolio, becoming the UK importer for their impressive wines in Mâcon, Saint-Véran and Pouilly-Fuissé. Comments James Snoxell, Fine Wine Buyer at Bancroft Wines: “We very much look forward to representing Famille Paquet in the UK. The three brothers who run this innovative estate […]

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Álvaro Palacios joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Bancroft Wines is delighted to add the wines of Álvaro Palacios in Gratallops, Priorat, Descendientes de J.Palacios in Corullón, Bierzo and Bodegas Palacios Remondo in Alfaro, Rioja Oriental to their growing portfolio. With his uncompromising vision and passion to produce wines with a sense of restraint and territory of the highest quality from, in most […]

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Three Beaujolais Properties Join The Bancroft Portfolio

Bancroft Wines is pleased to announce the addition of Domaine Chignard, Alexandre Burgaud and Domaine de la Rocaillère to the portfolio. James Snoxell, Fine Wine Buyer of Bancroft Wines, comments ‘There has been a lot of excitement about the quality, value and diversity of the wines on offer from the Beaujolais region and we are […]

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Domaine du Colombier joins the Bancroft Portfolio

James Snoxell, Fine Wine Buyer at Bancroft commented: “We are absolutely delighted to bring the wines from Domaine du Colombier on board.  A family property in Chablis since 1887, these wines are characterised by their incredible purity of fruit and wonderful mineral freshness – they are a fine addition to our portfolio.” Domaine du Colombier has […]

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Champagne Gaston Chiquet joins the Bancroft Portfolio

James Snoxell, Fine Wine Buyer at Bancroft Wines commented “Owned by the same family for eight generations, Gaston Chiquet is widely regarded as one of the best growers in the region, producing supremely elegant champagnes which clearly reflect their terroirs.  We are proud to be working with Gaston Chiquet.” Gaston Chiquet has been passed down through […]

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Anthonij Rupert Winery joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Anthonij Rupert Wyne was founded on the farm, L’Ormarins in Franschhoek. Originally owned by the late Anthonij Rupert, who passed away in 2001, the farm was eventually taken over by his brother Johann Rupert in 2003 and the brand named after him. It was Johann Rupert who constructed a state-of-the-art winemaking facility, catapulting the farm into […]

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Constantia Glen joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Constantia GlenIdeally located below Constantia Nek, just moments from the bustling Cape Town city centre, Constantia Glen is a picturesque wine estate producing ultra-premium, cool climate white and red wines. The 60-hectare property, situated 103-2790 meters above sea level, has a mere 29 hectares under vine with product of wines limited to 120, 000 bottles […]

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Isabel Estate joins the Bancroft portfolio

Isabel Estate is one of the original Marlborough vineyards with some of the oldest vines in the region on original rootstock. In1980, and with a bird’s eye view, pilot Mike Tiller discovered a precious pocket of land, and the beginning of one of the pioneering Marlborough wineries was born. Mike and his wife Robyn built a […]

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Domaine Thomson Wines joins the Bancroft Portfolio

UK fine wine importer, Bancroft Wines, is pleased to announce the addition of Domaine Thomson Wines from Central Otago to the portfolio Domaine Thomson Wines is a family owned organic wine producer with vineyards in Central Otago, New Zealand and Burgundy, France. The owners of Domaine Thomson Wines, PM and David Hall-Jones are thrilled to announce […]

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Dog Point joins the Bancroft Portfolio

UK fine wine importer, Bancroft Wines, is pleased to announce a new addition to their premium portfolio, Dog Point Vineyard from Marlborough, New Zealand. “We are thrilled with the addition of Dog Point Vineyard to our portfolio and confident in our ability to exclusively market their premium wine in the UK” says Jon Worsley, CEO […]

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Ataraxia Chardonnay 2018: Joint Best White Wine Trophy Winner

We are delighted to announce that Ataraxia Chardonnay 2018 has been awarded Joint Best White Wine Trophy Winner in Wine Merchant Magazine’s Top 100 awards – reaffirming what we have always thought about this brilliant South African Chardonnay from the beautiful Hemel-en-Aarde (‘heaven and earth’). Made by legendry wine maker Kevin Grant, Ataraxia produces one of the finest Chardonnays […]

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Island Gin joins the Bancroft Portfolio

Bancroft Wines is pleased to introduce the newest addition to the portfolio, Island Gin, a premium gin distilled in the heart of the Scilly Isles. Arthur and Hilary Miller established the Scilly Spirit Distillery on St Mary’s Island in the enchanting archipelago of the Isles of Scilly, the most southwesterly point of the UK. The inspiration for the recipe of the […]

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