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Discover Umani Ronchi

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Wine from the Marches area often comes as a surprise to the wine drinker as it is one of the lesser known regions. Both whites and reds from the area offer excellent value for money without compromising on the quality. One of our favourite producers, Umani Ronchi, has all bases covered! Umani R. Montepulciano D’Abruzzo […]

Essential Italians with 15% off!

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This Autumn we are showcasing a selection of Italy wines, with weekly tastings and at least 15% off! Download our brochure below for more info.   Essential Italian ROI  ( € ) Essential Italian ( £ )

New Zealand Pinot Noir

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Discover the charms of New Zealand Pinot Noir with 15% off a selection of our favourites! From the 1st to the 14th of September we are offering a selection of our favourite New Zealand Pinot Noirs with a cracking 15% discount! Kate Radburnd Pinot Noir, Martinborough Bottle Price: £12.95 Offer Bottle Price: £11.00 This Pinot […]

Dominio de Tares – Godello La Sonrisa

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Ever since Dominio de Tares joined the JN Wine portfolio in 2013, they have been firm favourites with customers and staff alike. Situated in Bierzo – one of the most talked about wine regions of Spain – they are one of the area’s most widely respected producers. Using only traditional grape varieties, in tandem with […]

Join Us For The Launch Of Our New JN Sparkling Label!

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It’s celebration time at JN Wine! We have triumphed at the prestigious International Wine Challenge Awards, winning the ‘Regional Merchant of the Year’ title for Northern Ireland at the glittering ceremony in London. The victory marks a record 24 wins for this Crossgar-based retailer at the IWC event, which is widely acknowledged as the Oscars […]

Discover The Wines Of The Ribera del Duero

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If you fancy venturing into the Ribera Duero region of Spain we have two world-class producers to get you started. Like Rioja, Tempranillo is the grape of choice but the wines are generally bigger in character and flavour! Pesquera Crianza 2012 Bottle Price: £19.50 / €25.99 Offer Price £16.60 / €22.95 Throughout his lifetime winemaker […]

A Fine, Future Cellar of Wine

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Bordeaux 2015: a fine, future cellar of wine for under £800 Take your first steps into the world of fine wine without breaking the bank! I have selected 4 cases from across the length and breadth of Bordeaux which will offer great drinking from when they arrive here in 2018 right through to 2035. For […]

Broaden Your Wine Horizons

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The North-West of Spain is home to a new wave of red and white wines. Dominio de Tares Baltos 2013, Bierzo Bottle Price: £11.50 / €17.35 Offer Bottle Price: £9.77 / €14.75  Baltos is made from the Mencía grape. The vines here are very old which gives the wine a wonderful depth. Smooth juicy red […]

Spanish Summer Spectacular – Albariño

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The rugged north-west of Spain produces top quality white wines from the grape called Albariño. This grape type can produce variety of style ranging from light and zesty to honeyed and rich. Here are our two favourite wineries in the area. Pazo De Senorans Albarino 2015 Bottle Price: £15.99 / €22.95 Offer Price: £13.59 / […]

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

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Forget socks or a tacky tie for this year’s Father’s Day gift and pick something your dad will actually want. And more importantly LOVE. The Chocolate Block 2014 MGM Bottle Price: £39.95 / €55.99 Case Bottle Price:  £35.96 / €50.39 The Chocolate Block is a perpetual favourite with staff and customers alike here at JN.  All […]