The very personal nature of Private Cellar means that we can offer a wide range of bespoke services ranging from advice on food and wine matching right through to managing comprehensive wine portfolios with much more sandwiched in between.

Please use this area of our website to find out a bit more about the wine services available from Private Cellar and if we can help you with anything else that is not on the list, all you have to do is ask!

For more information and assistance, please click on the tabs to the side of this page, telephone 01353 721 999 or e-mail Laura Taylor


If you would like to receive a copy of our annual wine list and keep up to date with special offers of our latest discoveries from around the world, please let us know by e-mailing your details to We taste the new vintage extensively in Bordeaux and Burgundy every year and have up-to-the-minute information on the latest weather reports, wines and prices. We also offer wines en primeur from other regions, including the Rhône Valley, Germany, Italy, Portugal (vintage Port) and California. Rest assured that we do not bombard our customers with mailings, nor do we disclose your data to any third parties. Our Privacy Policy can be found here.


Our Buying Director, Nicola Arcedeckne-Butler is one of only 382 Masters of Wine in the World and the Private Cellar team has a huge collective wealth of experience working in diverse markets with some of the finest wine makers and growers from all over the world. Whether you are buying wine for everyday drinking, parties, for future drinking, investment or as a gift, we are here to advise you. We love wine and are keen to share our knowledge and passion for the subject with you so please call us on 01353 721 999 for advice tailored to your personal tastes and requirements.


Our experienced Fine Wine Team is constantly on the lookout for older, rarer wines, wines to lay down and for special occasions, all with excellent provenance. As a result, we have access to the world’s most exciting and sought after wines and vintages, sourced both from blue chip private cellars and direct from the growers. If you would like to be added to our Fine Wine mailing list or if you have wines to sell, please telephone us on 01353 721 999 or e-mail Click here for more information about our Fine Wine List and why we take provenance so seriously.


In the old days it was quite common for godfathers to buy a pipe of Port for their godsons. The thought of that – 60 cases or 720 bottles of Port – makes us feel quite liverish but lifestyles were very different then, as was the outlay for the godparent. We are here to help modern godparents choose wines that will be stored in perfect condition until their godchildren come of age. Click here for our top ten FAQs about laying down wine for godchildren and if a wine collection is the sort of present that you would like to consider then do get in touch with Amanda on 01353 721 999 or e-mail


Whether you are looking to have your wine portfolio valued, or if you would like to use our more comprehensive Portfolio Management Service, the Fine Wine Team at Private Cellar will be very pleased to help and advise you. We offer a portfolio valuation service for large collections using independent data for the provision of market prices, chargeable at cost. We can also offer expert advice on the management of your wine collection. For more information, please telephone us on 01353 721 999 or e-mail


We take wine storage very seriously and whether you want to store wines purchased from us or elsewhere, Private Cellar Reserves offers a complete storage solution. We have set up a separate company (Private Cellar Reserves LLP) to ensure that our customers’ paid reserves are clearly identified and stored at Vinothèque in a separate location to stock belonging to Private Cellar Ltd. Each case is uniquely coded and marked, referencing it to its owner, with individual stock records being maintained for all customer reserves. Storage customers have free access to our online reserves portal where they can review their portfolio, access current market values, drinking dates and more. Our storage rates and terms & conditions are outlined here. Please e-mail for further information.


One of the joys of running a business focused on personal contact is meeting our customers face to face at our tastings around the country. We hold portfolio tastings in London, East Anglia, Cambridge and Hampshire as well as bespoke events in other parts of the country. Our winemaker dinners and tutored tastings are also hugely popular, sell-out events. If you would like to join us at a wine tasting or winemaker dinner, please let us know by e-mailing We look forward to meeting you.


Following our inaugural Private Cellar wine course, one happy customer tweeted “WOW! I am in complete awe of Nicola the Master of Wine from @PrivateCellar what she doesn’t know isn’t worth knowing. Amazing course!” We would be very pleased to discuss a similar six-part course, or to create shorter, bespoke tutored tastings for groups of ten or more people. Please contact for more information.


Whether you are looking for wine to serve on the day itself or for an engagement party, please contact us for advice and assistance in choosing the very best wines to suit your budget and tastes. We have lots of experience in this area and can help you with food and wine matching, advise you on quantities to order and make choosing the wine for your big day completely stress free. If you are looking for an unusual wedding list, why not start collecting a wine cellar for your future together? We can help you build up your dream list, advise your guests and collate your wedding gifts in your own personal reserve account which you can draw from as the wines mature. Alternatively, we can arrange for all of the wines to be delivered to you when you return from your honeymoon. Please telephone 01353 721 999 for further information or e-mail


Our very personal service enables us to send gifts to individuals as well as corporate gifts to multiple addresses, including your message to each recipient. Our gift service is available all year round and offers the perfect opportunity to say ‘thank you’, ‘happy birthday’, ‘congratulations!’, ‘Merry Christmas!’ or ‘I’m sorry’. Whatever the occasion, a gift of Private Cellar wine is guaranteed to put a smile on the recipient’s face. For further information and a quotation, please telephone 01353 721 999 or e-mail