Spirits

By
Claire Scott-Gall

A visit to Bodegas Hidalgo in Sanlucar and Jerez

5 April, 2017

As a huge sherry enthusiast, I was very excited about my first trip to Sanlucar and Jerez to visit Bodegas Hidalgo. Still family owned and run, Hidalgo has recently been taken over by the 8th generation of the family and is run by four brothers – Luis, Antonio, Juan and Fermin. Being the 9th oldest company in Spain, and the 3rd oldest sherry bodega, Bodegas Hidalgo has fantastic heritage and is among the top 500 oldest companies in the world.

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Mentzendorff
By
Becky Herbert

The wonderful world of Mentzendorff Kummel

6 October, 2016

We’re bringing it right back to the heart of Mentzendorff this week and setting our sights on the infamous and mysterious world of Mentzendorff Kummel, a luscious caraway seed based digestive, which still retains the name of our founder, Ludwig Mentzendorff.

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