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Aug 19, 2020

I was impressed when I first saw the flat bottle of wine from Garçon Wines. I liked its simplicity. What I really should have liked was its sustainability and how more sustainable the world of wine would be with innovation such as this.  

Recently I wrote a feature for Checkout Magazine on Sustainability in the World of Wine. I researched Garçon Wines. What I found was so impressive that I just had to podcast the story. A flat recyclable bottle made out of recycled plastics is the public face of a great story. This is Sustainability in practice where a bottle of wine becomes part of the solution and no longer a part of the problem. 

In this podcast Santiago Navarro, CEO and Co-Founder of Garçon Wines, explains his philosophy and business model. He brings us through the wine trade on a route seldom traveled. Listen in. It's fabulous!


While all restaurants in Ireland were closed until recently many have now reopened. This is great news - Open Again! We should remember that many of these, including the wonderful Monty's of Kathmandu, are family businesses. They are often small and brilliant and need our support more than ever. Keep Safe and Keep well. 

Kevin Ecock's WinePod is brought to us with the assistance of the Santa Rita Wine Room at Monty's of Kathmandu - an excellent place to host your next event or celebration.

Contact Shiva at 01 -6704911 or HERE at the Santa Rita Wine Room web page.