A wonderfully expressive rioja, with swags of rich fruit and clovey spiceness, made by a family bodega in Rioja Alavesa for Corney & Barrow's own label. Such a find.
Victoria Moore, The Telegraph, March 2018
... in the red-centric Douro, fruit from old vines of varieties such as gouveio, viosinho and rabigato are blended together to make the extraordinary, rich, luminous, mineral Wine & Soul Guru 2015.
David Williams, The Guardian, April 2018
Happily, I knew we were in safe hands the minute I saw the list and twigged that all the wine... had been supplied by Corney & Barrow, titan of the British wine trade, still privately owned and going stronger than ever after 235 years in the business.
Jonathan Ray, The Spectator, December 2015
While Corney & Barrow have some amazing, highly sought-after and tightly allocated wines in their portfolio (they are agents for DRC and have exclusive arrangements with Salon and Petrus, for example), they show their mettle in [their everyday wines].
Julia Harding MW JancisRobinson.com, December 2016
Corney & Barrow is known as a ne wine specialist. It has the UK agency for DRC and for Salon champagne, both of which mark it out as a member of the vinous elite. But it also secretly sells some very good wines for everyday drinking.
Victoria Moore, The Telegraph, July 2016
Romanian wine that offers sleek, summery, cherry-like fruit for a fabulous price. Stock up. (Sanziana Pinot Noir 2017)
Olly Smith, The Daily Mail, April 2018