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Oakley Wine Agencies
26 Hythe Quay
Colchester CO2 8JB  

Tel +44 01206 863330
Fax +44 01206 866460
Mob +44 07711 056773 (Nick)
Mob +44 07738 470371 (Charlotte)

Skype nick.oakley
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Welcome to Oakley Wine Agencies



Originally established in 1990, Oakley Wine Agencies specialises in the wines of Portugal and Northwest Spain. Brazil has recently been added to our portfolio.

All our winery partners are family estates with a passion for quality, while giving real value for money.

From rich, robust reds from the Douro and Toro, squeaky clean Albariños, Vinho Verdes and whites from the Lisbon coast, elegant and fine offerings from the Dao, and delicious gluggable reds from the Alentejo, Tejo and Lisboa regions in the south, we have something to suit all tastes.  New to the portfolio for 2014 are the F'OZ range from Portugal's great river valleys, featuring Vinho Verde, Alentejo, Dão and more, plus a single varietal 'native series' to continue the development of our Tagus Creek stable using single varieties from Portugal.  And the Falua winery is producing a high quality Arinto and Alicante Bouschet, made jointly by Antonina Barbosa and Sam Harrop MW, promoting high quality and top value wines from a single variety.

Pictured left are the vineyards of João Portugal Ramos's Vila Santa vineyards which run up the steep slopes to the town walls in Estremoz, Alentejo.



International reach

We act as agents for our vineyards in the British and Irish markets. 

We also represent several in the Norwegian market, working in partnership with Symposium Wines AS. 

Customers from as far afield as Jamaica, Dubai, Mumbai, Doha and Abu Dhabi buy from our UK bonded stock range. 

In the larger UK, independent traders as far afield as Northern Ireland, Scotland and Cornwall also take from our bonded UK stock


We only deal with trade customers, but we are happy to direct enquiries from the public to one of our retailers or wholesalers


We sell our range of wines in two ways


1.  Ex cellars - all markets

90% of our business is conducted in this way.  Please ask for our Ex Cellars price list


2.  Under Bond - 20 case mixed drops (aimed at the independent merchant) - UK trade only

Wine can be delivered to your own bonded store, or delivered to a duty paid location against payment of excise duty (either by deferment, transfer, or cheque).  Our UK stock* lies at London City Bond - Tilbury depot -and transfers within this depot are subject to a modest discount.  As few as five case can be ordered for collection or transfer at LCB. Prices are close to Ex Cellar - a very popular way of increasing your Portuguese and Spanish portfolio with only modest inventory costs.

Most of our wines would retail between £6.59 and £12.99, with many below the ten pound mark

* vintages - the vintage we hold in UK stock may be behind the vintage available at the vineyard, that is in the nature of shipped stock.  Please double check if in doubt

Please find January 2014 'Under Bond' price list here

We have no DPD or retail interests

We refer all enquiries to the appropriate distributor.  We do not compete with our clients


For information on where to buy Portuguese wines in the UK go to


Please contact us for an Ex Cellar or Under Bond price list.