Z&B Vintners

Who is Z&B Vintners?

Z&B Vintners is a Bordeaux specialist founded by Stuart McCloskey

Founded in June 2005, Z&B Vintners is an independent wine merchant, specialising in Cru Classé Bordeaux wines. Through honest, unbiased and knowledgeable advice we have grown an enviable loyal following worldwide.

We are not brokers, instead we are significant stock holders of Bordeaux greatest Châteaux, with vintages ranging from 1945 to modern day classics. Moreover, all our wines (other than those purchased En-Primeur) are immediately available from our UK Bond, LCB Vinotheque and offered with outstanding provenance and in pristine condition.

We source all our wines directly from Bordeaux through the négociant system. Due to these well-established,strong relationships with leading négociants and Châteaux, Z&B Vintners is also the buying power behind our retail division, The Vinorium.

Our clients consists of wine merchants, négociants, investment wine funds and private collectors, throughout Europe, Asia and North America.

Our Services

  • Offering a diverse range of wines and spirits both through Z&B and The Vinorium
  • Fine Wine investment advice and management
  • Both duty paid and under bond wine storage
  • Valuations
  • Worldwide shipping


What our clients say about us

'We have been working with Stuart for nearly 10 years. Z&B Vintners is an excellent business and I really appreciate Stu’s loyalty to us, his excellent wine knowledge and his honesty. He also manages to introduce an element of fun which is always welcome! I have met several of his customers over the years and I know that they appreciate him hugely and trust his advice as well as his palate.' Chris James – Export Manager, Bordeaux Vins Sélection

'I have been doing business with Stuart over 10 years now. It has always been a pleasure to work with him and I very much value his knowledge about the Bordeaux marketplace and his access to the most sought after wines like Lafite, Latour, Mouton, Ausone, Cheval Blanc and many others. As an investor it is crucial to work with a professional supplier like Stuart who is in a position to provide you with the wines and the quantities you are interested in and who always gives you an honest opinion about an investment worthy wine' Ulrich Loessl

'I started buying wines en primeur from Z&B Vintners three years ago, and I must say that the advice I received from Stuart, as a novice on this subject, has been exemplary and I have no hesitation in reccommending Stuart for his unbiased advice' John Mitchell

You can come and visit Stuart and the team at The Vinorium Wine Warehouse.