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Historic Rioja Wines

22Sep Posted by Jo Lory

Over the last few years we’ve been working with Johnny Hartwright, who is based in Barcelona and has a passion for sniffing out consignments of old vintage Rioja. The wines have typically been cellared in the same place ever since

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Seeing beyond Malbec – Edy del Popolo on the growing diversity in Argentine wines

5Sep Posted by Jo Lory

Indigo has recently started importing wines from PerSe, a personal project from Edgardo (Edy) del Popolo and David Bonomi, who are pioneering terroir driven wines in Argentina. I caught up with co-founder Edy del Popolo to learn more about the

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A visit to Hoffmann & Rathbone

29Aug Posted by Jo Lory

When did English wine stop being something people joked about? When Nyetimber and Camel Valley beat Champagnes such as Bollinger and Roederer in the World Sparkling Wine Championships in Verona in 2010? When Taittinger announced it was buying land in Kent? Perhaps

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From the Dirt Up: After the Revolution, how can Swartland sustain the momentum?

3May Posted by Jo Lory

When you speak to Johan Meyer, even on a whatsapp call with a slight time delay, you feel an energy and a passion about what he does. Just as well because he’s a busy guy, working on several ranges of

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Hip hops… refresh your list with some food friendly craft beers

3May Posted by Jo Lory

You’d have to have been living in a remote Siberian cave not to notice how popular craft beer has become over the last five years. But what exactly is craft beer – is it a style, is it about the

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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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