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Reviving the Sherry tradition

In June 2017, H2G Wines took delivery of our first consignment of Sherry – from the highly respected family producers Colosia, owned by Juan Carlos Gutierrez Colosia. So far, we have been delighted with our customers’ reactions to this most … Continue reading

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Benanti Wines visit Ireland

Honest2Goodness Wines are delighted to be welcoming Antonio Benanti to Dublin later this month. We import all the Benanti wines into Ireland, subject to availability. Pictured above – Guiseppe, Antonio and Salvino Benanti The Benanti family are credited with much … Continue reading

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Honest2Goodness Wines Portfolio Tasting April 2016

From Betomish Wines in Spain’s North East to Estate Argryos on Santorini, Honest2Goodness Wines offer a great value proposition to the discerning Restaurateur or Wine specialist. These are all wines with a story to tell – stories that resonate with fine … Continue reading

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Gimonnet Champagne ‘The best-value sparkling wine of any kind that I have tasted in the past five years’

This pronouncement was made in this month’s DECANTER Magazine about Pierre Gimonnet & Fils Special Club Millesime de Collection Blanc de Blancs 2008. Although the 2008 is no longer available to us, the 2009 Vintage is shaping up to be … Continue reading

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Waxing lyrical about Greek wines

We recently travelled to Prowein and Vinitaly Wine Fairs to ‘recruit’ some new wines to expand, improve and freshen up our wine portfolio. One of the highlights for me was meeting the Sales Mng from Estate Argyros a top producer … Continue reading

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This little piggy went to the Market…

Six Course Dinner with Matching wines €75.00… We are delighted to be hosting a 6 course ‘Nose to Tail’ Dining Experience with JP McMahon who runs Cava Bodega, Aniar (Michelin Star Restaurant) and Eat Gastropub in Galway . The event will … Continue reading

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What to drink with Charcuterie…??

So many restaurants and wine bars now offer a charcuterie or cheese platter, and what could be nicer than a sharing platter of lovely artisan products, with a couple of glasses of wine? But, what to match with those various … Continue reading

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