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Jascots Wins SPECIAL Commendation – The Dinks Business Green Awards 2013

  At yesterday’s Drinks Business Awards 2013 prize giving Jascots Wine Merchant was awarded a Special Commendation for its Environmental policies, management and practices. The commendation read: “Rightly commended by the judges, Jascots Wine Merchants has since 2010 employed sustainable practices, working with the Carbon Trust to reduce its CO2 emissions and increase recycling both […]

NEWS FLASH – Jascots short listed for The Drinks Business Green Awards 2013

NEWS FLASH – Jascots short listed for The Drinks Business Green Awards 2013         A full list of the nominees can be found at http://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2013/04/db-reveals-shortlist-for-green-awards-2013/?article-source=newsletter&source=564&date=2013-04-18 An extract from the award submission reads as follows: Jascots and The Environment 2013       1.         Jascots achieved ISO 14001 (Environmental Management System) certification in […]

Wimbledon 1 : Jascots 1

Forever looking for something to “sex up the document”, I started introducing a food & wine matching element to our International Wine Championship Qs last year and, this being subjective rather than factual, I have had one or two discussions about which wine tastes best with what foods. There’s unanimous thinking that everything and anything […]

Jascots Wine Championship #BOOM

Morning Reader, We put on a bit of a show for one of our  most favourite clients last week who were entertaining their top punters and prospects and it all went really rather well. We kicked off with Bolney’s delightful, light, dry Pink Bubbly with it’s delicate flavours of raspberry and hedgerow and elegant, jolly […]

JASCOTS REDUCES CARBON FOOTPRINT 26%

Wine merchant Jascots has announced that it reduced its carbon footprint by 26% over 2012.   The various initiatives involved in achieving this included recycling 90% of office waste, reducing paper usage by 25% and reducing the volume of waste going to landfill by 50%. The company also began bottling in the UK last year, filling […]

What’s it like Luke?

By Luke Hadlow. On a rainy day at Jascots’ HQ in Park Royal, Gordon Russell of the Esk Valley Vineyard came all the way over to London and brought with him some New Zealand sunshine…and a selection of the finest wine I have ever tasted. We all assembled in the tasting room and Gordon gave […]

Yesterday’s Trade & Press Tasting – Photos hot off the press

Quote of the day… Steven Spurrier:  “….no wonder you are so successful in the ontrade. Every single one of your wines is so pure, so well made and so good to drink.”

Jenny Mackenzie blogs from Jascots’ Private Client Tasting

Thursday, 08 November 2012 12:06 When a company is old enough to have seen one recession already, it should know how to weather a second. Jascots geared up for the expected rise in business during the 2012 Olympics by offering 24/7 London delivery as just one example of proactive customer service. The predicted tourist boom […]

Jascots Delivers!

Bertrand Stehelin’s Cote du Rhone Village Sablet 2009 – a smashing write up!

A smashing write-up in this weekend’s Observer by David Williams of Bertie Stehelin’s2009 Sablet.  Thank you to all involved!