A wet first half of the 2020 vintage meant a lot of work in the vineyard was needed but a better more consistent second half mean the results look very promising. A very good year, 2019 had warm dry conditions but yields were limited by a tricky flowering period. A cooler and wetter year than other recent vintages has endowed the wines of 2018 with greater freshness and lower alcohols. Across the country the wines are showing good aromatics, plenty of weight, and a juicy fresh character. Growers had a complex year in 2017 having to contend with frost, hail and drought. Yields are down as a result, but the picture overall is of good quality particularly in Galicia and the South, Penedès also seems to have performed well. The 2016 vintage was pretty good on the whole with Ribera del Duero, Rioja and Rueda having excellent results. 2015 was heralded as the best vintage across Spain in recent years, and particularly so in the north. 2014 saw some good wines made with a little rain in the second half of harvest and low yields. This came after the potentially great 2013 vintage which has given fresh, vibrant, robust wines. The 2012 harvest is also very good, a dry year but yields were low. The run of good to excellent quality goes right back to 2002, with 2011 being an early harvest in good conditions. 2010 was a cooler year, which has delivered a more elegant style of wine. 2009 a warm year with a big harvest of excellent grapes.
Important - Please note
Our couriers have advised that due to a shortfall in driver and depot resources delays with some deliveries are likely. As a result, we have temporarily withdrawn express delivery and Saturday delivery options until further notice.
We usually operate a signature service on all deliveries. However at present, If you select ‘Addressee only – obtain signature’ at checkout then the delivery driver will place the delivery on your doorstep, knock/ring and then take a couple of steps back. They will wait for the door to be answered and then ask for the recipient’s name, to ensure the delivery is being made correctly, then manually enter the name into their system.
Goods can be left unsigned for, but you must specify this during checkout, with instructions on where to leave the goods should you be out.
Any goods that have been left according to instruction and not delivered over the recipient's threshold are left at the sender's risk.
We always do our very best to achieve our stated delivery times but please note we can not be responsible for circumstances beyond Tanners control including, but not limited to, adverse weather conditions and supplier and carrier difficulties.
Standard Mainland UK Delivery
Usually delivered within 4 working days, 8am to 6pm.
|£8.50 Per Delivery Address
||FREE On Orders Over £120
Express Mainland UK Delivery
Usually next working day on orders placed before 1pm on a working day
|£13.50 Per Delivery Address
||£5 Per Delivery Address on orders over £120
Saturday Delivery AM
Order by 1pm Fri for Saturday AM delivery
Delivery to other areas - additional charges
- For deliveries to the Isle of Wight, Northern Ireland, Isle of Man and the main Scottish
Islands deliveries are charged at a fixed price of £15 for the first case (up to 12 x 75cl) and
£10 for each subsequent case. Rates are calculated automatically at the checkout.
You should allow up to 10 working days for delivery to these areas.
Please note: we do not export from the UK.
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Click & Collect
Click & Collect is unfortunately currently unavailable online due to the Covid-19 situation.
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You will appreciate that stock positions are subject to continual change in a multi-channel business. Very occasionally, an item may be out of stock that the website has allowed you to order. We will attempt to contact you to discuss an alternative. In the event that we cannot reach you, to ensure a timely delivery, we will substitute with a similar item of equal or higher value (at no additional cost), unless requested not to do so in your order's delivery instructions.
If you don't like any wine that you buy from us, for whatever reason, return it within a month of purchase and we shall refund your money without question or delay. Please telephone on 01743 234455 or contact us