Who Are We?

We are an award-winning independent wine merchant based in South Kensington in London.
We’ve been around quite a while

We’ve been around quite a while

Master of Wine James Handford and his team of WSET-qualified staff have offered hand selected wines and bespoke wine services since 1989. We aren’t ashamed of keeping loyal to some old fashioned values of personal wine merchanting.
We choose wines that are delicious

We choose wines that are delicious

While this may seem obvious, we feel it is important to say. Every wine on our shelves has been tasted by at least one of our team and made them very excited by how good it tasted. We truly believe that is the most important virtue of any bottle. And we are here to guide you through our wide range to find the right bottle of wine for you.
We love talking about wine

We love talking about wine

It’s the reason we ‘re all here, so just ring us or email us or – even better – if you are near South Kensington, we’d be delighted if you pop in and meet us at 105 Old Brompton Road. Whether you are new to the joys of wine or a connoisseur of many years, we’d love to chat about wine, suggest something you’ll love and answer any questions you may have.

Opening Hours

  • Monday to Saturday
    10.00 am to 8.30 pm
  • Sunday
    11.00 am to 5.00 pm
  • Closed on all public holidays.
    Please note: on Bank Holiday weekends we will be closed on both the Sunday & Monday.
  • Easter
    We are closed Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday. We will be open on Easter Saturday 11.00am to 7.30pm.

Where to Find Us

105 Old Brompton Road
South Kensington

We are a 5 minute walk from South Kensington tube station.

Contact Us

Either call us on +44 20 7589 6113 or fill in the form below and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.
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