The building blocks
of the wine trade

20th - 22nd May 2019

Olympia London

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SEE YOU IN MAY 2019!

London Wine Fair 2018 welcomed over 14,000 of the wine trade to its 38th edition.

Featuring over 14,000 wines from 40 countries, innovative tastings, critical masterclasses and a host of outstanding features, the show is an unmissable destination for anyone in the industry. Registration will open in January 2019 for the next edition.

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  • Watch the LWF 2018 show video

    8.06.18
    Want to relive London Wine Fair 2018? Or see what you missed? The official show video is here!
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  • Thanks for coming! See you all on the 20-22 May 2019!

    25.05.18
    It was an absolute pleasure to welcome the trade (rather a lot of you in fact) to LWF18 this week. In total over 14,250 visitors passed through the doors into Olympia, 17% more than the previous year.
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  • Revolutionary wines from the Birthplace of Vine and Wine

    23.05.18
    Armenia and Georgia presented by UK specialised importer GInVino supplying the wines primarily to on trade. Proven and praised, winemaking traces its roots to the region which today encompasses Armenia and Georgia.
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  • Artisanal organic wines from Italy - stand Z117

    23.05.18
    When we wanted to officially launch Jackson & Seddon as a business, we knew that London Wine Fair was the best place to do so. LWF supports small businesses like ours and gives us the perfect platform to introduce our wines to trade.
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  • The Welsh Wine Adventure 2018 at LWF

    23.05.18
    Welsh Wines are at the London Wine Fair this year showcasing a cross section of vineyards situated around Wales, as well as some cheese, charcuteries, beer and apple juice from Wales.
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  • Congratulations on Bat & Bottle's silver anniversary!

    22.05.18
    On stand A30 is the outstanding collection from Bat & Bottle, who are celebrating their silver anniversary, as well as their first London Wine Fair.
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  • Don't miss Les Vin De Sylvain - stand Y112/Y113

    21.05.18
    Founded in 2012 by Frenchman Sylvain Berthélémé; we are a London based wine merchant, wholesaler and distributor. All our French wines are sourced directly with independent producers by Sylvain who travels over France tasting wines and meeting winemakers and vineyards.
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  • Visit Bodegas Paniza on stand C72

    21.05.18
    Bodegas Paniza, from one of Spain’s outstanding regions, DO:Carinena, are at this year’s London wine fair. With 300 growers and 3,000 hectares of vineyards they are the driving force in this region. Exhibiting for the very first time in association with Richard Leaver and The Station Drinks Company Limited.
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  • See you next week! Register in advance for fast-track entry,

    18.05.18
    Doors open 10am Monday 21 May when the doors open on the most inspiring, innovative and unmissable London Wine Fair yet.
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  • The perfect accompaniment

    17.05.18
    The London Wine Fair team are delighted to team up with Acqua Panna and S.Pellegrino as official water partners for the upcoming 38th edition. These brands will sit superbly together within our prestigious event and offer our visitors the perfect refreshment.
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  • Waiters Friend official Trading Quarter accessories partner

    16.05.18
    Established in 1990 with the sole mission of eliminating ‘tatty’ tools through innovation and freshly inspired re-design; because “great wines deserve accessorising.”
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  • A debut appearance at LWF by The Wine Rascals

    15.05.18
    Armed with 28 still and sparkling wines come The Wine Rascals for a debut appearance at The London Wine Fair. With 20 years’ experience under the Champagne Warehouse banner, this quirky bunch of rascals are coming to Esoterica to offer the trade wines from small, family producers.
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  • Côte du Rhône tastings at the London Wine Fair

    15.05.18
    Make sure you take a trip to stand B32 at next week's LWF, who have put together an outstanding wine list and line-up of on-stand tastings, covering the renowned appelation of Côte du Rhône.
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  • Red wine artist Edgar Lizarazu to paint live at LWF18

    9.05.18
    Edgar will be painting with wines from the fair direct onto canvas across all three days, and each of the paintings, plus more from his collection, will be available to purchase in a silent auction.
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  • Don't miss the Brexit industry briefing by the WSTA - Mon 10:30

    8.05.18
    A year on and with a year to go, Brexit comes ever closer for the wine trade. Join Miles Beale, Chief Executive of the Wine & Spirit Trade Association and an outstanding industry panel to discuss everything that you need to know to prepare.
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  • What makes a winning wine list? PLUS win a wine fridge

    3.05.18
    Wine List Confidential is a unique platform that uses a numeric rating system that allows wine lovers to quickly compare the wine offer in restaurants, no matter what the food or format, highlighting the very best restaurants in London for wine.
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  • Introducing the WSET Education Zone at LWF18

    2.05.18
    London Wine Fair have teamed up with the Wine & Spirit Education Trust to launch the very first Education Zone. With the aim of making sure your knowledge is top-notch, the area will feature the country's best training and education providers, plus a masterclass theatre packed with unmissable sessions covering every sector of the industry, from wine faults to bar training.
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  • Visit the IWC Discovery Tasting at LWF18

    1.05.18
    Discover hundreds of wines that have never been seen in the UK before. You can directly compare over 300 wines from 22 countries with many IWC medal winners, which will add exclusivity and diversity to your list. IWC 2018 awarded wines include golds, silvers and bronze medals plus the top IWC Trophy winners will be available for you to taste It’s a ‘free pour table’ so you can take your time and if you want more details on any wine, the IWC will send you complete contact information. We will be displaying interesting and unique wines from up-and-coming producers that will add
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  • Women in wine session - 10:30 Tues 22 May

    30.04.18
    Delighted to have three industry leaders presenting an unmissable panel on diversifying thought leadership in the wine industry. Is the UK wine industry reaching out to female consumers effectively?
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  • Trade launch of Nyetimber's Tillington 2013 - exclusive to LWF

    27.04.18
    Hop on the Nyetimber bus at LWF18 to be the first to try the highly-anticipated Tillington 2013, with tasting notes teasing aromas of British summer fruits and complex flavours of toated almonds, pastry and praline.
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  • Innovation Zone speakers announced!

    25.04.18
    Delighted to announce the speaker list is now available for the ground-breaking Innovation Zone at LWF18, and it's an outstanding who's who of expertise from inside and outside the drinks industry.
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  • Winebuyers.com is crowdfunding now

    24.04.18
    The Winebuyers concept is completely new to the industry, giving smaller sellers the opportunity to reach consumer audiences they otherwise could not, encouraging growth by maximising their margins. Winebuyers.com currently lists 27,000 bottles from 38 countries worth £10.5m. Prices range from as little as £5 to a £48,000 Rose Gold 1996 Dom Perignon.
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  • Discover the ‘Bordeaux is back’ masterclass at LWF

    23.04.18
    Book your seat now for the Wednesday session. After a long period of classicism, Bordeaux wines are determined to reinvent themselves. Pioneering properties are pushing the boundaries with new objectives, oenologists are exploring new paths, more in keeping with the times, more in tune with modern lifestyles, more in line with today’s markets.
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  • Wine matches with Lenart Cernelic, M

    17.04.18
    “What grows together, goes together”. This is what we believe at M, both in our three restaurants and at M Wine Store, which is sited on the rejuvenated Victoria Street.
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  • Enter the IWC Cellar Door of the Year Award

    16.04.18
    In partnership with VisitEngland, and sponsored by London Wine Fair, this awards the most successful cellar door attractions throughout the country who deliver an outstanding service to wine consumers.
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  • Rioja launches new brand identity

    13.04.18
    In April 2018, the Denominación de Origen Calificada Rioja launched ts new brand identity and global message in the UK - Saber quién eres. Rioja’s new global message seeks to maintain the region’s leadership in Spain and growth in foreign markets.
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  • Industry briefing schedule now live!

    12.04.18
    There's no shortage of hot topics dominating conversation in the trade, so London Wine Fair have put together an outstanding programme of debates, panels and expert sessions dedicated to keeping you up-to-date and in the know.
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  • Want to know what it takes to become an MW?

    10.04.18
    The Institute of Masters of Wine is presenting an introduction to the IMW and the Masters of Wine study programme at the London Wine Fair, at 12.30pm on 21 May.
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  • Copestick Murray to champion pillar brands

    6.04.18
    This year, Copestick Murray will be attending London Wine Fair as i heart Wines and Mionetto Prosecco. Their brand-focused approach comes as the company recognises the importance of immersing customers and consumers alike in the different brand offerings that Copestick Murray has, and increasing awareness of the individual success stories of these brands.
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  • Connoisseur Estates to unveil new wines at LWF

    3.04.18
    Specialist importer, Connoisseur Estates, will be exhibiting at the 2018 London Wine Fair, on stand A50. They will be introducing, for the first time, new wines from Bodega Volcanes de Chile and Gauchezco as well as hosting Tohu winemaker Bruce Taylor.
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  • Tasting schedule officially announced - Book now

    29.03.18
    London Wine Fair is delighted to announce a phenomenal line-up of premium masterclasses and walk-up tastings as part of the jam-packed schedule at this year's show.
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  • A welcome cocktail of Frapin 1270 and tonic

    27.03.18
    The #LWF18 team had an excellent evening at Nightjar last night, celebrating Frapin 1270, with fantastic music from Alex Francis and band. Three amazing cocktails were created for the event, Forest Floor, Provance Swizzle and Sazerac, by Antonio Pescatori from Nightjar.
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  • Taste the Champagnes of Barons de Rothschild

    27.03.18
    In an exclusive walk-up tasting of the Grand and Premier Crus, Frédéric Mairesse, Managing Director of Champagnes Barons de Rothschild, will be presenting a masterclass in the Champagnes of Barons de Rothschild.
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  • The heart of the Southern Rhone in London

    26.03.18
    Domaine Rouge Bleu are celebrating their promotion from CDR Villages to AOP Cotes du Rhone Villages at this year’s London Wine Fair, and are bringing their hand-harvested, family owned wines with them.
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  • Visit the Doran Family Vintners stand at LWF18

    22.03.18
    Don’t miss the Doran Family Vineyards stand at this year’s London Wine Fair. A business stemming from Edwin Doran, who bought a 400 acre wine farm in the Voor Paardeberg with his close friend, Andre Badenhorst, a name very familiar in South African wine circles.
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  • Looking for vegan wine? Its's coming to LWF.

    21.03.18
    Broadland Wineries are bringing their Proudly Vegan range to London Wine Fair in 2018, following a 300% increase since 2006 of consumers making the choice.
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  • The best of British craft spirits

    19.03.18
    A full-on celebration of British drinks, from English sparkling wine to gin, craft beer and much more. Join the craft drink revolution at London Wine Fair in May.
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  • Boost your drinks knowledge this May

    16.03.18
    London Wine Fair have teamed up with the Wine & Spirit Education Trust to launch our very first Education Zone, with the aim of making sure your knowledge is top-notch, and helping you do your job even better.
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  • The latest in wine tech at LWF18

    13.03.18
    Check out the Liquid Opulence stand at LWF, which will be showcasing the best technology in the marketplace for wine accessories including iSommelier, the Ifavine wine preserve and Kaelo iceless ice bucket. Alongside this, visit their stand for a chance to win an ifavine iSommelier pro or a runners up prize of an ifavine p100 wine preserver.
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  • Have you seen all the amazing new features?

    12.03.18
    This year London Wine Fair is aiming to be bigger and better than ever before, and as part of this, we've launched never-before-seen zones and features, from our Education Zone in partnership with WSET, to the Innovation Zone in partnership with JF Hillebrand, to Drinks Britannia, Champagne Live and much more.
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  • Award-winning Grand Tokaj wines coming to LWF

    6.03.18
    We're delighted to welcome Myliko Wines, a Hungarian wine specialist since the early 90s to the show, who will be bringing their Grand Tokaj range of wines, part of their debut indie exclusive wine list launched this year.
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  • Book discounted hotels for LWF 18

    5.03.18
    Coming to London Wine Fair and need a room? We've teamed up with BCD Meetings and Events to offer exclusive discounted rates on nearby hotels.
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  • LWF18 is officially launched!

    28.02.18
    On the 27th February, the great and the good of the wine trade came to M Restaurant in Victoria to celebrate the launch of London Wine Fair 2018. Now is your time to register get your ticket for the main event!
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  • Take the short survey and help drive innovation

    22.02.18
    We've teamed up with Harpers Wine & Spirit as official media partners of the Innovation Zone, who are taking a crucial survey to highlight and champion the most impressive innovations in the drinks trade.
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  • Showcasing Italy's micro-producers

    21.02.18
    Vineyards Direct are bringing some of Italy's best small and artisan wineries to London Wine Fair, allowing micro-producers to have their stories told to the UK market.
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  • Discover the country's best small importers

    19.02.18
    Esoterica has a well-earned reputation as one of the buzziest areas of London Wine Fair, featuring small, quality importers from around the country, perfect for building your ultimate wine list.
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  • Happy Valentine's day! Registration is now open.

    14.02.18
    The only date you'll need this Valentines day is the 21-23 May. Registration is now open for London Wine Fair 2018, so be our valentine and reserve your place now at the ultimate event for the wine trade!
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  • Roses are red.. violets are blue...

    12.02.18
    We're feeling the love this valentine's week at London Wine Fair, and to share this, we've sent out a few cards to the trade. If you've got yours make sure you share your feelings with #LWF18
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  • Want to know what it takes to become an MW?

    1.02.18
    We're partnering with the Institute of Masters of Wine for 2018, who are running an introductory weekend before London Wine Fair on what it takes to become an MW.
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  • Take the #NotAlone industry survey

    31.01.18
    Mental health is a crucial topic. The drinks industry charity The Benevolent has decided to be part of a social movement aimed at changing the perception of mental health difficulties and advocating for stigma-free conversations in the workplace.
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  • Reviving the art of Cider Brandy

    30.01.18
    The award-winning Somerset Cider Brandy Company will be coming to Drinks Britannia at the London Wine Fair in 2018, bringing 30 years of expertise in cider-distilling to the show.
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  • Taste your way around Champagne at LWF

    26.01.18
    The Champagne Bureau will be transporting the world of Champagne to London this year, with a brand new interactive event within the show: Champagne Live.
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  • LWF18 partners with JF Hillebrand

    23.01.18
    The UK's number one drinks industry logistics supplier, JF Hillebrand, is partnering with the London Wine Fair on this year’s inaugural Innovation Zone. Created to champion, promote and educate across all drinks industry channels, the Innovation Zone will feature the latest solutions across smart technology, big data
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  • Pinkster Gin coming to Drinks Britannia

    22.01.18
    Producing deliciously dry premium gin with fresh raspberries, Pinkster Gin will be coming to London Wine Fair this year, taking a spot in the artisan section of our British drinks zone.
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  • Welcome back to Wines of Germany

    17.01.18
    Coming to the show in 2018, Wines of Germany will be bringing some phenomenal wines from some outstanding producers, and we for one can't wait to give them a taste.
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  • Taste the award-winning Thunder Vodka

    15.01.18
    Coming to Drinks Britannia at London Wine Fair will be Thunder Vodka, an award-winning toffee vodka originating from the slopes of Val D'isere. Come and taste!
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  • Sir Ian Botham unveiling new range at LWF

    11.01.18
    Cricketing legend Sir Ian Botham has teamed up with Broadland's Wineries to launch a new wine range, with the first releases being unveiled at this year' London Wine Fair.
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  • Here's to an amazing 2018

    1.01.18
    Happy new year from all of us at London Wine Fair, and looking forward to a fruitful and incredibly exciting 2018. Hope to see you all at the show on the 21-23 May, where we'll be doing what we do best, delivering the industry's most vital wine industry event of the year. We've already announced a few of the new zones, but stay tuned as 2018 will feature many more exciting events, tastings and features that will be taking place within the show.
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  • Looking ahead to 2018 in our festive Grapevine

    18.12.17
    In the final Grapevine of the year, Richard Siddle looks into what 2018 holds, and why for some in the wine trade it's the best of times, and for others After four years as one of the buzziest areas of the show, Esoterica returns to London Wine Fair in 2018, as the dedicated area for small-scale, niche
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  • Esoterica returns to London Wine Fair

    4.12.17
    After four years as one of the buzziest areas of the show, Esoterica returns to London Wine Fair in 2018, as the dedicated area for small-scale, niche importers looking for independent retailers.
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  • New feature announced: The Innovation Zone

    14.11.17
    With dedicated space for start-ups, wine tech brands and disruptors, and a buzzing theatre with expert speakers, discover the cutting-edge of the industry.
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  • More masterclasses than ever before

    7.11.17
    London Wine Fair 2018 will be packed with more masterclasses, tastings and education than you'll know what to do with. From the new seminar theatres in the new zones, to a revamped schedule of pop-ups and on-stand events.
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  • Have you heard it on the Grapevine?

    7.11.17
    If you haven't already, make sure you're signed up to our unmissable fortnightly newsletter, Grapevine. Written by Richard Siddle, it's a must for anyone in the drinks trade.
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  • Drinks Britannia: New zone announced for British drinks

    31.10.17
    We’re delighted to announce one of our three new zones as part of a refreshed 2018 show. Drinks Britannia is set to put the largest collection of British drinks under one roof from bathtub gins to craft beer.
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  • Welcome to your all-new site!

    17.10.17
    London Wine Fair is back with a bang for 2018, and as part of our pledge to bring you an unmissable and energising event, we’ve built a whole new site as your…
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  • Discover innovative new zones

    17.10.17
    For 2018, we’re introducing three brand-new zones, to deliver even more inspiration for the entire industry. Keep checking back for more details as they're announced in the coming weeks!
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  • Meet your new London Wine Fair team!

    17.10.17
    A refreshed show means a refreshed team, and we’d love for you to meet them. We’ve gathered up a collection of the wine trade’s most energetic people to deliver your show this year, coming from every part of the industry.
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  • Wines Unearthed returns!

    16.10.17
    On top of the new introductions, your favourite parts of London Wine Fair will be returning to even bigger fanfare, including Wines Unearthed, an area of the show dedicated to over 100 wine producers looking for UK representation.
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  • Book your seat at The Benevolent's Mental Health panel at #LWF18

    1.01.01
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