Chile If you've got £10 or less, or simply want wines which are the definition of drinkability, says Wine magazine, Chile is the place to head. Bright sunlight, pure air and healthy vines means the land of the poets' is a terrific source of classic grapes from Sauvignon to Cabernet (rated the best value in the world) as well as its unique Merlot-like signature red, Carménère.
Laithwaite's began in 1969, when geography student Tony Laithwaite took a job washing bottles in Bordeaux ...
and fell in love with wine and the people who make it. When he borrowed a van to share their delicious wines with
friends and neighbours at home, things went so well that hundreds of little wineries all around the world were soon
queuing to take part. Today we're the UK's No.1 home-delivery wine merchant, with over 1,500 wines to choose from
including red, white, rosé, Champagne, Prosecco, spirits ... you name it. Tony's still at it - and now really good
at washing bottles. Read more