Congrats to Roberson!

Congratulations to our UK importer for being recognized by Decanter in their Retailer of the Year Awards as the best USA specialist:

Decanter Retailer Awards winners 2018

By Bella Callaghan, October 2018

Find out which UK supermarkets, wine merchants and independent retailers won prizes at this year’s Decanter Retailer of the Year Awards…

Winning retailers were announced during a special ceremony held at the OXO2 Tower Wharf on Thursday 20 September.

Who were the judges?

  • Peter Richards MW, Awards Chairman – Wine Writer and TV Presenter
  • Peter Ranscombe – Wine columnist and drinks blogger for the Scottish Field
  • Matt Walls – Contributing editor, Decanter
  • Andy Howard MW – Decanter contributor and wine writer
  • Fiona Beckett – Food and wine writer, matchingfoodandwine.com

USA Specialist of the Year: Roberson Wine

Roberson’s US wine selection is a cutting-edge range that continues to evolve and grow – from 40 wines in 2013 to 222 now, some 19% of the entire list. Roberson also supports the category on a broader basis, raising funds following the wild fires.

https://www.decanter.com/decanter-retailer-awards/buy-wine-decanter-retailer-award-winners-2018-399864/

Author: corkingnapa

Julie Ann Kodmur is a second-generation Californian who was born in San Francisco and grew up in La Jolla. As an eighth grader she was the runner-up in the state spelling bee. She’s lived in Italy and New York and now lives in the Napa Valley with her family. She is a marketing and publicity consultant in the wine industry. Her business life can be seen at http://www.julieannkodmur.com. This is the home for the overflow. The ‘title’ is a reference to a sculpture honoring an Argentinean journalist who practiced his craft in the 1930s before literally dying for his words. No such drama here, just hopefully some provocative fun.