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Bancroft Wines – About Us

Founded in 1990, Bancroft Wines is a privately owned London-based, national wine company committed to offering a complete and competitive range of exceptional wines.

The team is dedicated to delivering excellent advice and service and forming long-term relationships with clients and growers.


Bancroft Wines is based close to the Shard in high quality office space in Great Guildford Street, London, creating an industry-leading working environment for our staff and a unique venue to host in-house tasting events. Long-term training investment in our staff has led to a 90% WSET Diploma accreditation across customer facing staff and two members of staff are currently studying towards the Master of Wine.

Wine range

Bancroft Wines has an exceptional portfolio of wines sourced from across the globe and are the exclusive UK agents for a wide selection of premium wine estates including Chateau Montelena (Napa Valley), Ten Minutes by Tractor (Mornington Peninsula, Australia), Vina Pedrosa (Ribera del Duero) and Luigi Bosca (Argentina). In addition to these exclusive agencies we import directly from the domaine wines from some of the finest producers in Burgundy including Henri Gouges, Sylvie Esmonin, Jacques Carillon, Guy Amiot, Joseph Roty and A.F. Gros. Our fine wine trading department draws on years of experience working in fine wine markets, dealing with a wide network of collectors and investors, as well as key members of the trade in the UK and around the world to offer the finest and rarest wines at highly competitive prices. The fine wine team are always on hand to advise you on any wines you are considering whether it be First Growth claret or an award-winning New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc. The quality and breadth of wines we list is so great that we are confident we can satisfy your drinking demands.


Bancroft Wines works in partnership with London City Bond, Britain’s leading privately owned specialist wine warehousing company who operate in excess of 1,000,000 sq ft of bonded storage space and 21 individual warehouses situated across the country whilst offering a truly comprehensive nationwide wine logistics service.
For more information please visit their website – www.lcb.co.uk


Bancroft Wines is a member of Liv-ex.- the leading global, online marketplace for fine wine.Liv-ex

We use Liv-ex to value company fine wine stock and also our client’s private reserves. Members meet certain requirements as set by the Liv-ex Membership Committee. Trading members are permitted to buy and sell wine on Liv-ex in accordance with the exchange’s standard rules, as drawn up and overseen by the Liv-ex Membership Committee. For more information please visit their website – www.liv-ex.com