Specialists in New World fine wines
Seckford Agencies are exclusive UK agents for a comprehensive range of privately-owned wine estates throughout South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and South America; providing high quality fine wines at all price levels.
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Luke O’Cuinneagain grew up amongst the vineyards of the Constantia Valley, which sparked his interest in wine from a young age. Luke has been winemaker at Glenelly for several years, where he creates award-winning wines: Who, within the trade, has been your biggest influence and why? There is not one person but rather three who have had equal influence on me; Adi Badenhorst, Hubert de Bouard and May de Lencquesaing. Adi was all about the philosophy, passion and experimentation; Hubert was passion, techniques, precision and economics; and Madame is about drive, ambition and innovation. What was the most memorable bottle you’ve drunk? Where and when did you drink it? 1873 Lafite Rothschild which I drank with Madame when I had just started working for Glenelly, closely followed by the 1961 Pichon Comtesse de Lalande...
'2018 will go down as one of the best vintages so far this century. Exceptional quality and varietal expression alongside a well spaced out vintage made 2018 one to remember.'
Australia’s Trentham Estate is celebrating its 30th year as a family-owned and operated winery, cellar door and restaurant.