A comprehensive blog about Canarian wine

Bodegas Los Bermejos – Innovation and Tradition
Bodegas Los Bermejos – Innovation and Tradition Los Bermejos is one of the largest wineries in both Lanzarote and in the Canary Islands, but it has not always been that way.  Let me tell you their story: A Bit of History  The estate where Bermejo...
Lanzarote Rosé Wines
Lanzarote Rosé Wines An Introduction to Listán Negro Listán Negro is the only native red grape produced on the island. In Wine Shop Lanzarote we are great fans of it and see the clients on our wine tours being very...
A Happy Father’s Day!
A Happy Father's Day! A father has a very unique role in his child’s life... He is a role model, a shoulder to cry on, a friend to play catch with, and nowadays an ear to feel heard, and lets...
Sparkling Wine - Bring on the Bubbles!
Sparkling Wine - Bring on The Bubbles! Bubbly, it’s festive, it’s fun, it’s flavoursome and it is probably the most technical of all the wines in the world, yet so easy to drink!  Most sparkling wines are complex, because of...
New European Delivery!
New European-Wide Delivery for Lanzarote Wines & Products! We are excited to announce European-wide delivery!  It is something we have wanted to do since day one, but BREXIT delayed our plans and of course we wanted everything to run smoothly...
A Visit to Bodega Vulcano
A Visit to Bodega Vulcano The Wine Shop Lanzarote team recently paid a visit to one of our producers, Bodega Vulcano to see how they were getting on.  We had Nieves on hand to write for her blog Verde y...
News: Verde y Negro, Guest Writing by Nieves Justo
Verde y Negro, Guest Writing by Nieves Justo We are delighted to have Nieves Justo joining us as a guest writer.  Many of you will know her from Wine Tours Lanzarote, where Nieves worked with us as a tour leader,...
Free Virtual Wine Tour When You Buy a Bottle of Wine
Free Virtual Wine Tour When You Buy a Bottle of Wine We are running a free virtual wine tour and tasting for anyone who purchases a bottle of wine between 15th and 22nd March from Wine Shop Lanzarote!  Our tour...
The Perfect Gifts for Mothers' Day!
Unique gift ideas for a wine-loving Mum With Mother’s Day fast approaching, we thought we would share a few gift ideas from Wine Shop Lanzarote!  It makes the perfect reminder of a Lanzarote holiday or a unique surprise for a...
The Volcanic Wine Explosion
A take on volcanic wine Volcanic wine currently seems to be the topic on a lot of people’s palates right now. As we are lucky enough to be in some of the most unique volcanic vineyards in the world, here’s...
Lanzarote Vermouth now available in the UK & Ireland!
Primo de Lanzarote We are delighted to be stocking Primo de Lanzarote Vermouth, as the name would suggest it was Lanzarote's first!  Primo officially launched in 2017, with a team made up of Davide Musci and his friends Luca &...
Vinoterapia Cosmetics now available in the UK & Ireland!
Vinoterapia by Lanzaloe Lanzaloe is a company that is devoted to the creation of products based on Aloe Vera. Its main goal is to combine knowledge and tradition with the latest technologies, thereby putting all the benefits Aloe Vera has to...
Lanzarote Harvest
Lanzarote Grape Harvest (La Vendimia) Harvest time is always a great time to be around the wineries; you feel the magic and energy at the very beginning of the winemaking process.  The team here love to get involved with the...
Some 2020 Thoughts and Some Others From The Past 7 years...
As 2020 draws to a close, I try more than ever to understand the world we live in, the people we meet and the paths we get taken on, which aren’t necessarily apparent at the time.  7 years ago today,...
Craft Beers from Lanzarote hit the UK & Ireland!
Cerveza Nao We're delighted to be introducing Lanzarote's Craft Beers to the UK and Ireland.  To be fair, it was only a matter of time before we managed it!  Just like the Island's wines there's also a uniqueness to these...
Phylloxera & the Rare Untouched Islands
This can be a deep rabbit warren of complexity in the wine world as we know it, so here I plan to lightly inform you as a reader of how a globally destructive pest didn’t affect us here in the...
Welcome to Wine Shop Lanzarote
We are delighted to announce the launch of Wine Shop Lanzarote, an online shop with a broad selection of the Island’s finest wines, hand chosen by our team and with the stamp of approval from our wine tours clients.  The...
Canary Island Wine and its Historical Trading Links
We are delighted to be involved in rejuvenating an historic trading link between the Canary Islands and the UK, and for the first time we believe, to be exporting a broad selection of high-quality wines to the UK and Ireland from Lanzarote.