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JASCOTS shortlisted for the ‘National Wine Merchant of the Year’ category in the 2013 Decanter Retailer of the Year Awards

  Today (23.05.13) Jascots has been shortlisted for the ‘National Wine Merchant of the Year’ category in the 2013 Decanter Retailer of the Year Awards.’ Decanter Magazine said, “A huge number of nominations were received for retailers in each of the five different categories. Earlier this month our panel of judges gathered to evaluate each […]

Jascots WINNER of UK ON-TRADE SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR – The Drinks Business awards 2013

  Jascots WINNER of UK ON-TRADE SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR – The Drinks Business awards 2013 Yesterday at the Drinks Business Awards ceremony at the London International Wine Fair, it was announced that Jascots won the  UK On-Trade Supplier of the Year for 2013.  The citation read “Jascots’ fantastic presentation managed to convey the company’s […]

NEWS FLASH – Jascots short listed for ON-TRADE SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR The Drinks Business awards 2013

  To reach the short list, judges took into account the recommendation and opinion of customers and looked for evidence of high standards of service, including responsive delivery, flexibility and adaptability to the strains of the modern day restaurant and hotel business. They also awarded on-trade suppliers on the quality of their range and pricing, […]

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.”