london cru
Wine Car Boot

London Cru Is Going On The Road

Spring is here and soon we’ll be bottling our 2013’s, so we thought it was time to get out there...

data13.05.14
userBen Greene
London Cru Barrel Sample

Be a Winemaker for a Day

One of our main goals here at London Cru is to make wine approachable to everybody. You can, of course,...

data20.12.13
userDenise Medrano
Gavin Conducting a Tour

Our First Tours

We’ve been open to the public for little over a month now and it’s been quite exciting here at the...

data13.12.13
userDenise Medrano
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Where We Are Now

Last Monday, our last load of grapes, Barbera from Piemonte, arrived at the winery and we got to work. The...

data22.10.13
userDenise Medrano
Sauvignon Blanc Destroyed by Hail

A Difficult Decision

Late yesterday, we had to make the very tough decision to turn down seven tonnes of grapes due to come...

data03.10.13
userGavin Monery

Video – Our First Grapes Arrive

Last week our first shipment of grapes arrived. Watch what happened right here.

data19.09.13
userLisa McCaghy
Processing the Syrah

The First Week’s Crush – Chardonnay and Syrah

My first week at London Cru was action-filled, to say the least. When I applied for the job of Events...

data17.09.13
userDenise Medrano
Gavin at Corneilla's Syrah Harvest

Harvest Time at Château de Corneilla

Last Monday and Tuesday saw Gavin in France to oversee our very first harvest at Château de Corneilla, working in...

data16.09.13
userAdam Green

Winery Mural

All of us here regard London Cru as something of a hidden gem but unfortunately perhaps it was a little...

data09.09.13
userAdam Green
Jean-François Coutelou (Jeff)

Mas Coutelou

Jean-François Coutelou (or ‘Jeff’ as he prefers to be known) comes from a long line of proud peasants in the...

data08.09.13
userMark Andrew
Chateau de Corneilla Vineyard

Château de Corneilla

Not many families have history that can match up to that of the Jonquères d’Oriola family – the owners of...

data06.09.13
userMark Andrew

In the Press

We've had quite a bit of press coverage following our launch in July. Here's a selection of what's been written...

data06.09.13
userBen Greene

The Big Questions So Far

We wanted to take the chance to answer a few questions which have been asked about the project. Hopefully this...

data05.09.13
userAdam Green
Winery Kit Delivered

Welcome to the London Cru Blog

Hello and welcome to our brand new blog for London Cru – London’s first small scale winery.

data04.09.13
userAdam Green
Jeff Coutelou harvesting grapes

Harvesting our Cabernet at Mas Coutelou

Last Sunday a few of the London Cru team travelled to Puimisson in the Languedoc-Roussillon to visit Jeff Coutelou. We...

data02.09.13
userLisa McCaghy