Emphasis being place on the quality of products. They can offer a range where the bigger players cannot; we are talking a mixture of small-scale, low-volume, off-the-beaten-track, artisan producers alongside with super-premium classics from those with established and well-earned reputations.
Knowledgeable staff often de owner. They also tend to have a team of passionate, enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff. Get a good relationship with them, allow them to show you new things, they can personalize your wine choice and the road to better drinking begins.
They offer a mailing list which area a great way to find out about a range of regular customer events such as regular tastings; if you’re looking to expand your palate and your drinking repertoire, these events offer the perfect opportunity to try before you buy.