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  • Wine & Chocolate – Cabernet & Cacao – a perfect combo? 17th October 2016 at 03.36 PM (0 Comments )

    Thanks to all those who came along to our Cabernet & Cacao wine and chocolate pairing extravaganza last Wednesday, the latest in the “Hannibal Brown Presents…..” series of wine tastings in collaboration with other local specialist businesses. Held at the newly opened Tara Arts Theatre in Earlsfield (none other than Mayor Sadiq Khan carried out the opening […]

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  • What a year for English winemakers! 6th October 2016 at 10.16 AM (0 Comments )

    As Euro zone wines gently increase as the pound falls to its 31 year low, let’s turn our heads towards our own home grown tipples… 2016 will surely go down as one of the most exceptional vintages in the history of English winemaking. With the majority of vineyards in the south eastern parts of the country […]

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  • Hannibal’s World HQ is moving…. 4th October 2016 at 01.50 PM (0 Comments )

    For those of you who are used to searching for office space, you’ll know how astronomical it can be – especially if you need more than just desk space (which we do to store our wine). So we are very pleased to have secured new premises in…. wait for it… drumroll…. Worcester Park, Surrey. Well, […]

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  • Bouncing off the walls… 27th September 2016 at 11.27 AM (0 Comments )

    After countless years in the wine business, I hope I might be forgiven for not going bonkers over every single wine I taste.  But there is the odd occasion where I bounce off the walls with joy at discovering a new addition.   And this is one of them – an organic, bio-dynamic wine from Saumur […]

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  • The doggy has spoken… 22nd September 2016 at 11.30 AM (0 Comments )

    Hopefully you’ll be aware that our latest wine tasting event under the ‘Hannibal Brown Presents….’ series is looming large.   Taking place on 12th October, Cabernet & Cacao will be an evening of discovery into the best wine and chocolate pairings money can buy. So in the name of preparation (and not wishing to go into […]

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  • The things we do for Hannibal Brown… 20th September 2016 at 08.00 AM (0 Comments )

    When we received the call from a good customer that he wanted Hannibal Brown to manage the drinks proposition for his 50th Birthday party, we jumped at the invitation.   The remit?  The best wines, the best bubbly, plus a stash of beer, cider and every spirit under the sun.  This was going to be […]

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  • Dentists – best stick to teeth… 19th September 2016 at 05.35 PM (0 Comments )

    Is it over?  The south east of England has been blessed with dry warm weather these past weeks, providing for perfect BBQ weather and my all time favourite pork ribs in ‘mama’s homemade sauce’.  With one toe on the hosepipe, watering the suffering lawn, what better way to while away the cooking hours with an […]

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  • Burghley Horse Trials – our favourite event of the year 29th August 2016 at 11.27 AM (0 Comments )

    How time flies… A year ago we experienced Burghley for the first time.  Set in the stunning rolling hills of Burghley House, just outside Stamford in Lincolnshire, this was an unexpected, wonderful discovery.  Ah Burghley – we only have fond memories of you.  We camped in the grounds (as is the norm for most exhibitors) […]

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  • My favourite wines this summer… 23rd August 2016 at 11.41 AM (0 Comments )

    Prompted by an email from a loyal customer last night, I thought I’d share some of my favourite tipples this summer.  Kicking off with a sensational rose that, for some reason, we have failed to put on the website this summer!  So you guys are none the wiser until I sort that small issue out. […]

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  • August Bank Holiday at Ally Pally… 16th August 2016 at 08.30 AM (0 Comments )

    Find us at the Foodies Festival – this August Bank Holiday weekend   Earlier this year, you may have spotted us punting our wares at the Syon Park Foodies Festival.  And now, we are praying that the good weather of south east England will continue through the Bank Holiday as we journey to Alexandra Palace […]

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