Welcome to the home of Drinking Well, the podcast designed to help you enjoy and shape your wine collection.

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Drinking Well Series One

For our first series, you’ll hear from our expert Buyers and Account Managers as they discuss which vintages to withdraw from your cellar this year. We also explore the most exciting developments in key fine wine regions, as well as revealing our team’s favourite wines and producers.

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Drinking Well Series Two

Our second series is broadcast from our historic home in St James’s. We’ll be uncorking and discussing wines which our experts have pulled from their own collections. These bottles come from a wine region you may not have discovered, but which undoubtedly deserves to be on your radar.

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Hannah Crosbie, Copywriter

Hannah started as a writer for Berry Bros. & Rudd when she joined in 2021; and now works as host and producer for Drinking Well. Hannah discovered a love for a wide variety of wine regions from her time working in hospitality; she retains a special fondness for Champagne and Burgundy.

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Laying the foundations

There’s no magic formula for building a fine wine collection. It takes time. Like a painting, it’s created in layers – brushstrokes – some things added, some taken away. But when, at last, you savour a bottle you love at its peak maturity, it is one of life’s great pleasures.

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Understanding allocations

We talk to Commercial Manager Martyn Rolph about how – and why – we manage our customers’ allocations

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How not to collect Burgundy

Many of our colleagues are avid collectors of Burgundy. But they’ve also made their fair share of mistakes along the way. Here, they open up about some of the things they’d do differently if they were to start all over again.

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Spotlight on Pierre Péters

The Péters family have a proud history in Le Mesnil-sur-Oger – though some of their greatest vintages are just around the corner.

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How I buy Bordeaux

We asked members of the team from across Berry Bros. & Rudd to share their personal experiences and advice for collecting Bordeaux

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A rising star of the Rhône

It’s been around for centuries, but recent investment and innovation make this Châteauneuf-du-Pape estate one to watch. Here, we take a closer look at La Nerthe’s upward trajectory.

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