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Bodegas Fabre reports exceptional vintage from Mendoza

Award-winning Argentine producer Bodegas Fabre reports excellent conditions for the 2019 vintage in Mendoza.  With vineyard sites in both the Uco Valley and the more premium Lujan de Cuyo areas, Head Winemaker and owner Herve J.Fabre was able to achieve excellent levels of maturity. The exceptional weather conditions of the 2019 vintage meant that Fabre […]

A brief history of Malbec and why we love it…

Malbec has been talked about quite a lot recently and it seemed only right to do our bit, especially as our IWC Red Winemaker of the Year Hervé Joyaux Fabre is highly regarded as a Malbec pioneer. In fact, as part of his achievement, the IWC recognised that Hervé has been championing Malbec both in […]

5 minutes with our IWC Red Winemaker of the Year, Hervé

Despite his ever busy schedule we managed to grab a few minutes with our very own Hervé Joyaux Fabre to speak to him about his new title of IWC Red Winemaker of the Year. We will be speaking to him over the forthcoming months to gain more of an insight into Hervé and his life […]

IWC Red Winemaker of the Year 2018!

We are delighted to announce that Hervé J.Fabre owner and winemaker of Bodegas Fabre in Mendoza has been awarded Red Winemaker of the year at the IWC last night. Other winemakers on the shortlist included Alain Serveau (Maison Albert Bichot), Alain Rogier (Cave De Roquebrun), Chris Hatcher & Steven Frost (Wolf Blass Wines).  The winery […]

La Casa del vino Viñalba pop-up shop

We’ve just finished an incredibly successful week for La Casa del Vino Viñalba. This one-off pop-up shop was launched to celebrate Viñalba’s 10th birthday and was open for business last week. Situated in the heart of east London at the Old Shoreditch Station, La Casa del Vino was open to the public (3 to 7 […]

Argentine Wine Producer of the Year!

We’re thrilled to announce that Bodegas Fabre has been awarded Argentine Producer of the Year. The trophy was announced at the IWSC Awards Banquet (The Guildhall, London, 15th November 2017), Andy Rawlinson, sales director and David Tromans, marketing director from Buckingham Schenk were there to collect this prestigious award on behalf of Hervé and Diane […]

New Malbec/Bonarda blend!

We’re pleased to announce the launch of a new blend – Malbec & Bonarda Viñalba Malbec Bonarda is made by winemaker Hervé Joyaux Fabre and demonstrates how well these two grape varieties blend together.  Bonarda is the second most planted red grape in Argentina and this wine was created to take advantage of the supple […]

New listing for our Malbec Rosé

We’re delighted to announce a new rosé addition for Viñalba. Our Malbec Rosé has been listed by Morrisons and this wine is available with immediate effect, RSP: £8.50. This is the second Viñalba listing for Morrisons and the rosé accompanies Viñalba Reservado de la Familia Malbec which was listed with the retailer in 2014. Viñalba […]