Category Archives: Organic Wine

Introducing the wines of Bodegas Menade

A producer that we have grown very fond of recently – Bodegas Menade – Produced in Rueda – Enjoyed in the UK! Bodegas Menade began back in 1820 when their ancestors tended vineyards in a wide variety of sites that today form part of DO Rueda. The wine-making was produced in an underground facility in La Seca, […]

What is Sustainable winemaking?

Sustainable

Sustainable winemaking is the catch-all term for several winemaking practices that minimise damage to the environment and, as a result, the end consumer.   In most cases, this means that the winemaker will use only organic products and pesticides in their vineyards eschewing the use of chemical solutions. But whilst organic winemaking is the top […]

Pull The Cork’s Halloween themed wines

Halloween

Once you’ve closed the door for the final time to trick or treaters, because it’s their bedtime, and anyone else that is still out knocking on the door is either a lawbreaker or too old to be trick or treating, what do you do? It’s 8 pm, all the sweets (and kale) are gone, but […]

Organic Wine Sees a 280% Growth In Europe!!

Organic wine

Some exciting news for all us Organic Wine lovers!! A large supermarket chain stated recently “We have seen a really strong increase in demand for organic wines in the last year”. According to the latest report from accreditation body the Soil Association, the UK organic food and wine market worth £2.2 billion, with supermarket sales rising […]

Introducing The Single Estate Sicilian Organic Winery – Santa Tresa

This week we took on an amazing wine from the award-winning Sicilian Organic wine estate – Santa Tresa The ancient Santa Tresa estate near Vittoria in south-east Sicily was purchased by Stefano Girelli and his sister Marina back in 2002 with the aim of restoring the land to its former glory and to convert the estate […]

On Stage With Mellisa Hemsley

Mellisa Hemsley

For those of you that are new to our blog, Pull The Cork and the world of sustainable wine – Pull The Cork is increasingly quickly building to be the pivotal online platform for sustainable wine for all types of wine-lovers. Below is me (James) on the right, and Rob – Rob runs a wine […]

Dilute your budget, not your wine…

supermarket

Supermarket wine is a bit like Coca-Cola – the same taste, every year, at the same price. Everywhere. It is the opposite to the wine our customers buy from this platform. Our wine is small production, natural and sustainable. It is wine. Unlike commercially manufactured wine products, which are sometimes diluted from concentrate, our wine is what you […]

Introducing you to the wines of Château Léoube

Château Léoube

You Win Some, You Lose Some Starting a start-up is hard work, starting a start-up in the wine trade – a highly competitive market – it’s next to impossible. Trying to interact and please everyone is hard work – but if like us you thrive from hard work and pleasing people, then, in the long run, […]

Give your summer an organic twist !!

Château Léoube
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Undiscovered wines of Greece

wines of Greece

For one of the oldest wine producing wine regions in the world, the wines of Greece haven’t risen quickly. Greece has been known for producing wines that don’t necessarily give it a good name – to name one; Retsina…Retsina is a uniquely flavoured wine to say the very least! A wine that is made using pine […]

How to survive a heatwave with wine.

heatwave

We are experiencing one of the most glorious summers in decades. Weeks on end of blue skies and delightful sunshine. Some Londoners have even forgotten what rain looks like. A result of global warming, weather patterns are predicted to be more volatile, hotter summers and colder winters. So we better prepare ourselves and adapt to […]

The Hat Trick

The Hat Trick

The video this week is about three new wines, a Rosé from Provence (Cru Classè estate), a new Orange wine, and a cracking Spanish Red. Subscribe to our channel here.

Paxton NOW – One of McLaren Vale’s most respected wine producers!

Paxton NOW

The Paxton NOW Shiraz is made by winemaker Richard Freebairn in the McLaren Vale. This certified ? ? ☘️ Organic Shiraz is everything you’d expect it to be. Established in 1979, Paxton is a family owned McLaren Vale wine company. Founder and owner, David Paxton is one of Australia’s most highly respected viticulturalists – a reputation […]

Which Wines Are The Best For Your Health?

The Best For Your Health

That question you are probably asking yourself every Monday night – ‘Which Wines Are The Best For Your Health‘? These health benefits should inspire you to pour a glass of our sustainable wine tonight. You may have heard that wine offers health benefits… Some of what you hear may be wishful thinking or the exaggerated […]

Sustainable, Organic, Low intervention, Vegan, Biodynamic, Natural….so many choices. Why not fully Biodynamic?

Why not fully Biodynamic

At Pull The Cork we have a wide range of wines, that each in their own way is a result of sustainable wine production in some form. The winemaker will have his own ideas on how to produce the best possible wine from his piece of land using all the methods available. To sell the […]

Enjoying life in the sun | Greek Wines

Greek Wines

Our Monday movie, filmed in our new secret location..some amazing new wines this week, stay tuned! Make sure you subscribe to our channel!!

What is natural Wine?

Natural Wine

The natural wine movement is now reaching new heights, both in terms of production and consumption, and there are still a lot of people out there, especially those that we are preaching to that still don’t know a lot about natural wine. I think now it’s time to define these wines so consumers know that what […]

Sustainable wines are on the march!

Sustainable wines are on the march

Last week it was announced that mainstream bar chain, All Bar One as per immediately, will focus on organic wines for all their outlets This is remarkable since one does not expect the All Bar One clientele would venture much beyond wine labels such as Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Cab-Sauv and Merlot. Large, please. Clearly, the […]

Fathers Day is this weekend!!

Fathers Day is this weekend

Fathers Day is this weekend!!! With fathers day appearing mighty fast we thought we’d offer you a very generous 10% off all of our Red Bordeaux wines – I don’t know a father that doesn’t like a good bottle of claret! If on the off-chance he’s not a claret fan, we have wines from all parts […]

What’s all the fuss about Orange Wine?

Orange Wine

In our eyes, Orange wine is certainly becoming the new white wine! At Pull The Cork we tend to pride ourselves in constantly evolving and trying new things, and this is where Orange wine comes into the question, it can occasionally be super vibrant and refreshing, on the other hand of the spectrum it can […]

A night with Ramekins & Wine

Ramekins & Wine
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