Our Tawny Wine: Only Improves With Age

If you’re considering buying a bottle of 10, 20, 30, or 40-year-old Tawny Port, you’re about to make an excellent decision. There is perhaps no other wine in the world that ages as well in a barrel as Tawny Port does. Official designations of age are 10, 20, 30,...

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What’s In a Name: Magenta and Champagne

What’s behind a name? We discuss how wines get their names. Including our Magenta– exclusive to our winery. There are two main ways a wine gets its name: the grape used to make it, or the region it was grown in. A very simple example is a Grenache Shiraz...

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Is Port Just a Dessert Wine? – New Ideas With Sweet Wine

Dessert: it’s universally acknowledged as the best meal of the day. Who could argue? It’s also the most popular time to enjoy one of our most treasured wines: our beautiful tawny port. Sweetness with sweetness: it’s tried and tested. But we want to rally against the idea that it’s...

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Can You Make Port Wine At Home?

  For those looking to make port at home, there is one primary hurdle. Is your home in Portugal? No? Well, you can’t make port. In fact, even if your home was in Portugal, there would be a great number of hurdles to conquer first. We’ll talk you through...

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Fortified Wines for Dessert: The Best of Both Worlds

  Pairing wine with dessert is a serious process. To select the best dessert wine, you must consider the acidity, intensity and sweetness of both the wine and the dessert. Here’s a little advice on how to combine your dessert and wine for the perfect after-dinner treat! We make...

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Make Your Event Memorable: Stunning Venue Hire

 Conference and Venue Hire doesn’t have to be a chore. We’ve got easy and creative solutions for memorable events– everything from weddings to Christmas parties to festivals. When you’re looking for a venue for your event, you’re faced with a myriad of bland options. But we’re not one of...

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The Coveted Black Muscat

  You’ll find Muscat grapes grown all over the world. And you’ll find them used in a myriad of ways. Within one tiny subcategory, there is so much diversity– and so we’re focusing in on one specific variety– the Black Muscat. To clear up any initial confusion, yes: Black...

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The Best of Port – Tawny Fortified’s Potential

  At St. Anne’s, we’re dedicated to the very best in fortified wine– and of course wine in general. But this isn’t about all wine. It’s about Tawny Port, and how to maximise its potential. We’ve put together a bit of a guide for the best Port, best care,...

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