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Viñateros! A Spanish Wine Revolution

31Jan Posted by Jo Lory

Viñateros! is a one-day wine trade event celebrating Spanish artisan growers who work with minimal intervention in the vineyard and the winery to make authentic wines reflective of their respective regions and wine cultures. Seven UK-based importers, led by Indigo,

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Indigo in 2016: A Visual Retrospective

14Dec Posted by Julia

As the year closes there’s plenty to reflect on and be thankful for. Looking back on all the trips, producer visits, tastings and events, it’s been a busy one indeed. Life in the wine trade can be hectic, and the

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The Colours of Priorat

23Nov Posted by Julia

We’ve always been particularly proud of our small stable of Priorat producers, which includes Daphne Glorian of the legendary Clos Erasmus, Família Nin-Ortiz and a recent addition, the game-changing winemaker Dominik Huber of Terroir al Límit. Last month the Indigo

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Surviving September, the Wine Trade’s Unofficial ‘Back to School’ Month

5Oct Posted by Julia

September came to jolt us dramatically out of our summer idyll. With various producers in town and two major trade tastings, we still managed to make it through the month with our sanity and (mostly) undamaged livers. Scroll down for

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Indigo and Biercraft on tour

29Jun Posted by Jo Lory

Those of you who have been to our portfolio tastings will already be aware about our partnership with Biercraft – purveyor of the world’s most exciting boutique craft brews. Their philosophy of searching out small, quality-minded producers with delicious, compelling

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Restaurant Spotlight: A Visit to Wilks, in Bristol

16Jun Posted by Jo Lory

Husband and wife team James Wilkins and Christine Vayssade own and run award winning Wilks Restaurant in Bristol, with Christine at the front of house and James in the kitchen. Chef James arrived in Bristol with an accomplished CV that

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A Tour of Northwest Spain, Issue 1: Visiting Bierzo’s Legendary Winemaker, Raul Perez

3Jun Posted by Julia

When we arrived in Bierzo the vineyards could only be seen through a curtain of incessant rain. A fog hung above the rolling hills and old vines dotted the landscape as far as the eye could see, lending whole scene

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La Música del Vi and weekend in Barcelona

6May Posted by Alvaro

Barcelona is hands down one of the most exciting cities in Europe when it comes to food and wine (and clubbing, and arts, and so on). As a Barcelonian born and bred, you might argue that I am naturally slightly

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Sommelier Spotlight: Mathias Camilleri from The Five Fields

17Apr Posted by Julia

28-year old sommelier Mathias Camilleri is one of the UK’s most promising young talents. Previously at the Medlar, he is now Head Sommelier of The Five Fields, a modern, seasonally focused British restaurant in the heart of Chelsea. This month

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Postcard from Tenerife

17Apr Posted by Julia

Our Buyer Ben just came back from a (working) holiday in Tenerife. Here he shares his visual diary, with a few notes about the island’s spectacular old vineyards, and the beginnings of an exciting new project for Indigo.  I spent

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