Working alongside our clients. Understanding their vision. Seeking out the most remarkable wines & spirits. Building truly unique collections … this is what our highly experienced team of wine lovers thrives on.
Whether it’s sourcing a special wine for a client or adding to our own carefully-chosen stock list, provenance and integrity are fundamental to everything we do. Each and every purchase we make is subject to meticulous, rigorous checks to ensure that only the best bottles make it to our clients’ cellars.
This philosophy is the driving force that makes Chelsea Vintners a wine merchant like no other.
Collections evolve. Palates & circumstances change. Markets move. We understand this and work smartly and proactively to maximise the value of our clients’ precious private collections should you decide it’s time to sell.
Whether it be a rare loose bottle, a full case or an entire collection, we will consider all purchases and ensure our offers are fair and competitive. As always, customer care is our main priority and we guarantee a prompt, stress-free service from beginning to end.
Our storage partner’s state-of-the-art facility is one of the most secure fine wine storage locations in the world. Located at an ex-Ministry of Defence site situated within easy reach of London, the facility occupies a network of subterranean former munitions silos which provide perfect temperature stability and security for safe long term fine wine storage.
Our partner’s own drivers provide an efficient way to deliver your wines safely and in perfect condition, whenever you want them.
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It's always great to see the greatest vineyards in Burgundy starting to bloom … it's been a challenging growing season so far in this legendary wine region, with devastating spring frosts decimating large parts of the crop and delaying flowering across the region.
However, there is still a long way to go for the growing season – although the vines are fashionably late, some warm June weather has given them some encouragement and, although undoubtedly much reduced, there is no reason at this point why the 2021 crop cannot shape up to be a great quality one.
Now, over the summer, we cross our fingers and wait …
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A rather cracking Saturday night line up … how's your weekend going!?
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Is there any better way to start the weekend than with a glass of fizz?
In the Chelsea Vintners office we have been sipping the VV26 from @champagnefrerejeanfreres – a delicious bottle from a fascinating producer!
Frerejean Freres are, as the French speakers amongst you may already have guess, brothers; Guillaume, Richard and Rodolphe Frerejean-Taittinger, who founded their Champagne house in 2005 and have been stars on the rise ever since. As well as some serious family credentials in Champagne – we're sure you can guess who! – the brothers also descend from a long line of French cannon makers who originally made their living supplying French forces during the Napoleonic wars.
Today, family life is a little more gentle, although a pair of cannons can still be seen on the house crest. Despite being a relatively young outfit, FJF are blazing quite the trail with their portfolio of Grand Cru and Premier Cru wines grown on some of the best land in the Cote des Blancs. Not only are they the official Champagne of the Michelin awards, but they are featured in some of the world's most sensational restaurants from Atelier Crenn in San Francisco to @guysavoy in Paris. Perhaps most importantly, they are also the new house pour at one of our favourite hotspots, @trinityclapham!
A luxurious ending to a glorious week – cheers to many more!
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As the weather gets better, so do our line ups! These bottles are the last vestiges of a memorable evening indeed … but which of these sensational wines would you choose!?
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Crowned the World's Best Blended Whisky at the 2013, 2016, 2017 and 2019 World Whisky Awards, the Hibiki 21 is simply one of those drams that every whisky lover must try before they die.
Such immense success and popularity mean that this bottle is now notoriously hard to acquire, but for those lucky few who have the chance to experience Hibiki 21, it is a truly an experience never to be forgotten.
Regarded by whisky lovers as a work of pure genius, Hibiki 21 is legendary for its complexity and extraordinarily perfumed nose, offering dried fruit and sandalwood with hints of heather, smoke, honey, lavender and brine. Layers of citrus fruit and baking spice on the palate, with beautifully honeyed stone fruit, more sandalwood, toffee, oiled mahogany and a glorious final flourish of apricot and butterscotch.
Triumphant in every way – and a true testament to the exceptional quality of elite Japanese whiskies. 🥃
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