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  • Glorious Galicia: Lagar de Costa

    Galicia, located in the northwest of Spain, is riding the crest of a winemaking wave right now and their signature grape, Albariño, is leading the charge.  An aromatic and versatile variety that tends to produce high acidity, light-medium bodied wines with plenty of pear, citrus and floral notes, Albariño is proving to be a worthy alternative to Sauvignon Blanc.  Rías Baixas ...

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    Glorious Galicia: Lagar de Costa
  • Organic Options in our French Wine Sale

    There are quite a few Organic wines included in our French Wine Sale, so I thought now might be a good time to look at the category.

    Once seen as a niche product, consumption of organic wine is now growing faster than that of conventional vintages.

    Their success can be put down to the fact that many Organic producers are now making innovative and delicious wines as...

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    Organic Options in our French Wine Sale
  • Irish Wine Geese

    The Saint Patrick’s Day celebrations that take place all over the world this week are a reminder to us all that the Irish have always looked beyond these shores.

    Although historically this was mainly for reasons of political or economic necessity, these enterprising emigrants often sought out or created exciting opportunities for themselves in their adopted countries of resid...

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    Irish Wine Geese
  • Say G'Day to these two at our Winter Wine Festival

    It is just three weeks now until our Winter Wine Festival, and as final preparations are underway we are very excited about it here at O’Briens H.Q. With over 60 wineries visiting Dublin for a fantastic weekend of wine, this will be our biggest wine festival yet.

    Of course, we have plenty of our favourite wineries returning, many of them visit regularly, and it goes without s...

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    Say G'Day to these two at our Winter Wine Festival
  • Gérard Bertrand, Champion of Biodiversity

    Picking up awards is nothing new for master-winemaker Gérard Bertrand, but I know the latest one is one he will particularly cherish.

    Just last week the French press recognised Gérard Bertrand as a "Champion of Biodiversity" and awarded him the Trophy of Socially Responsible Leadership.

    Gérard Bertrand received the Trophy for Responsible Leadership 2017 in the Socie...

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    Gérard Bertrand, Champion of Biodiversity
  • It’s a Family affair.

    Château de Paraza, our latest find from the Languedoc is a true family concern, above we can see Annick Danglas and her sons Antoine & Matthieu out surveying the crop, Sister Lucile and Dad Pascal are equally hands on. Continue reading to find out more about this great new wine.

    Lying in the heart of the village of Paraza, the Château of Paraza is one of the oldest estates in the ...

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    It’s a Family affair.
  • Wine Fair Update

    The O’Briens winter wine fair returns next month and is spread across three sessions on Friday & Saturday November 11th & 12th in Dublin and we will also be heading south and returning to Cork on Thursday November 10th

    With more than 50 producers represented and over 250 wines to taste, this promises to be the wine event of the year so far and tickets are selling fas...

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    Wine Fair Update
  • The Female Winemakers driving Spain’s wine revolution!

    I have used this blog many times before to highlight the vibrancy of the Spanish wine scene, but with our Spanish wine sale starting this Wednesday August 10th, I thought now would be the perfect time to focus on the growing group of female Winemakers are taking the Spanish wine industry by storm.

    Bodega Tandem's Alicia Eyaralar

    After completing a degree in Biology ...

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    The Female Winemakers driving Spain’s wine revolution!
  • Organic Wines on the Rise

    Once seen as a niche product, consumption of organic wine is now growing faster than that of conventional vintages.

    Many Organic producers are now making innovative & delicious wines as good as or better than anything made by conventional methods

    Here at O’Briens, we have for a long time been supporters of this shift in thinking, and I have picked out just a fe...

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  • A visit from a Master Winemaker

    We are delighted and honoured to have Count Giuseppe Rizzardi visiting us to host atastingthis week (unfortunately now sold out).

    In the late 1990’s, Giuseppe joined the family business at the historic Veneto estate, Guerrieri Rizzardi, who acquired their vineyards in Negrar back in 1649.

    Giuseppe not only makes the Wine but is also in charge of the estate’s managemen...

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