Portugal has been hailed, by those wine buffs at Wine Spectator magazine, as the most exciting wine place on the planet. And rightly so. There is incredible value to be had, deliciously crisp, refreshingly original white wines, rich, robust reds and a heritage of winemaking excellence that goes back centuries.
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