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Elite wine merchant Lea & Sandeman has been granted a Royal Warrant of Appointment to Her Majesty the Queen comes as no surprise and it recognises how much work Patrick, Charles and the team have invested in their company. Here, Matthew Jukes picks six of the best for summer drinking, which will encourage you to go in and introduce yourself to this incredible independent wine merchant.

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Caroline Frey: a committed vinous eco-warrior

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