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Thunder Vodka

Blazing the Thunder trail… …and satisfying our need for a punchy vodka kick (29.9%!) and a smooth sweet finish. Thunder is so versatile; have it on its own, in your coffee, or on your cornflakes. We are genuinely yet to find something it doesn’t go with. The backstory: When working in a bar in Val d’Isère, […]

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Julie & Dave

Proudly presenting – C’est Nous Gin!

The latest addition chez nous is… ‘C’est Nous’! – fabulous, artisanal French gin. These guys are based in Normandy, and they’re bringing the gin revolution to France. Tell us the story Head honchos at C’est Nous, David (rosbif) and Julie (frog) both used to work in London, where the ‘craft gin’ scene has been going nuts over the […]

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A Rhône Recce

Every winter we round up a crack squad of skivers, drag them away from the work that they are supposed to be doing in ski resorts and take them on a voyage of vino discovery in a nearby winemaking region. It’s all about bringing our clients and our producers closer together and understanding a little […]

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Pros + Wine = ProWein

3 days, 10 football pitch-sized halls, 55,000 people and lord only knows how many bottles of wine….. This is ProWein – the biggest wine trade fair on the planet, held every year in Dusseldorf and the event on the calendar for industry types from all over the world.   We knew that hitting up ProWein made a lot of sense on […]

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VINISUD – the best of the Med

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of the Mediterranean? Sunshine and sparkly blue seas? Bikinis and beaches? Palm trees and parasols? Not for the great boozy brains here at LVG – hell no. Call us one dimensional if you want but when it comes to the Med, we’ve only got […]

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Sam and Roch go Vinoschnitzel

Busy times here at LVG – last week we told you about Adam’s Aosta adventure and this week we’re off to the UK with Sam and Roch and their Austrian friends. Take it away Sam… “I wouldn’t want anyone to think Roch and I have been missing out on the fun. We’ve had a cracking week in London and […]

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Adam goes to Aosta

If you’ve been following us on social media you’ll know that Adam has been doing a fair amount of travelling in 2016 with the sole purpose of finding the best vinos on the planet for LVG and Thirsty in the UK. And then having a rather nice time sampling them all….the lucky curly haired so-and-so. His latest trip saw him […]

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